Go Back   This Blue Marble, a Global Current Events Discussion Forum > Main Floor > News

News This is the forum where we post hard news and current events. If it is outside the box then that is where it goes. If it is your opinion, please write in the Op/Ed forum.

Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
Old 02-08-2011, 05:07 PM   #1
Samen
unregistered
 
Samen's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2008
Posts: 6,204
Thanks: 189
Thanked 445 Times in 291 Posts
Default Russia scraps winter time

Russia scraps winter time to cut stress
By Stuart Williams (AFP) – 5 hours ago
MOSCOW — Russia will from next autumn stop putting its clocks back in winter, President Dmitry Medvedev said on Tuesday, in a move aimed at sparing Russians the stress of the annual time change.




http://www.google.com/hostednews/afp...ecbbf7ac98.211

Last edited by Samen; 02-09-2011 at 04:06 AM.
Samen is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-08-2011, 07:13 PM   #2
Ought Six
Lifetime Level 3
 
Ought Six's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2008
Posts: 35,164
Blog Entries: 15
Thanks: 180
Thanked 392 Times in 328 Posts
Arrow

The title is not quite accurate.
Ought Six is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-09-2011, 04:06 AM   #3
Samen
unregistered
 
Samen's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2008
Posts: 6,204
Thanks: 189
Thanked 445 Times in 291 Posts
Ups, fixed it, thanks.
Samen is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-09-2011, 03:10 PM   #4
Ought Six
Lifetime Level 3
 
Ought Six's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2008
Posts: 35,164
Blog Entries: 15
Thanks: 180
Thanked 392 Times in 328 Posts
Arrow

They wish they could scrap winter.
Ought Six is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-10-2011, 01:04 AM   #5
Oric
El Turco
 
Oric's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2008
Location: Istanbul, Turkey
Posts: 7,847
Thanks: 657
Thanked 1,881 Times in 846 Posts
We will follow the same practice
Oric is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Tags
russia, scraps, winter

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump


All times are GMT -4. The time now is 04:07 PM.


Powered by vBulletin®
Copyright © Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.