The Conditions (Russian:Кондиции, Konditsii) were an 18th-century constitutional project in Russia, signed by Empress Anna of Russia in Mitau on 18 January 1730, giving substantial power to the Supreme Privy Council. When the Empress returned to Russia, she revoked her approval of the Conditions and dissolved the Supreme Privy Council on the 20th of February. The members of the Council were removed from government and exiled or repressed paving the way for Anna to become an absolute monarch in the model of her uncle Peter the Great.
The Conditions acted as a constitution binding the monarch in relation to:
Declarations of War.
Signing of Treaties.
Imposing new taxes.
Appointing officers to ranks higher than Polkovnik (Colonel).
Depriving and granting estates.
Appointing to the court ranks.
Using of public revenues.
None of these powers could be exercised by the monarch, under the Conditions, without the approval of the Supreme Privy Council. Or else they would face the possibility of deposition.
The Twenty-one Conditions, officially the Conditions of Admission to the Communist International, refer to the conditions, most of which were suggested by Vladimir Lenin, to the adhesion of the socialist parties to the Third International (Comintern) created in 1919. The conditions were formally adopted by the Second Congress of the Comintern in 1920. The conditions were:
Ice is a 1998 television disaster film starring Grant Show, Udo Kier, and Eva La Rue. The film has a similar premise as The Day After Tomorrow, a science fiction disaster film released six years later. Though completely in English, it first premiered in Germany in 1998 before being aired on ABC in the United States in 2000.
A small meteor hits the sun, causing disastrous consequences for the Earth. Los Angeles is, just as the rest of the world, covered with a layer of ice and snow. The government has collapsed and everyone is on their own. Chaos and crime prevails. Together with scientist Dr. Kistler and a small group of survivors, L.A. cop Robert Drake leaves in the direction of Long Beach Harbor to meet with a government ship which will take them to Guam, where it is warmer.
As the Bundestag curtails its energy consumption amid the crisis, some MPs have complained that such conditions create health risks, the outlet reported on Friday. In the article, titled ‘Ice age in parliament’, the magazine mentioned that some ministers and lawmakers ...
ELIZABETHTON — The first skaters took to the ice at the Covered BridgePark at 3 p.m. Saturday and enjoyed great conditions despite the 62-degree temperatures. The synthetic material means temperatures don’t have to be at freezing to enjoy ice skating at the Skate by the Doe rink.
ELIZABETHTON — The first skaters took to the ice at the Covered BridgePark at 3 p.m. Saturday and enjoyed great conditions despite the 62-degree temperatures. The synthetic material means that temperatures don’t have to be at freezing to enjoy ice skating at the Skate by the Doe rink.
I started out ice skating and took lessons ... Every year, we do offseason training, condition on the track, go over stick drills, do all sorts of workouts and we even had some ice time in the summer. It’s really a lot of conditioning ... When I was younger, I studied his game and speed on the ice.
It’s decked out with gym equipment and a garage occupied by a sheet of ice ... And on the ice, he’s got awesome skill ... His dad helped with strength and conditioning as Galchenyuk eased his way back onto the ice ... We might permanently block any user who abuses these conditions.
... out on the lake, and an ice chisel should be used to check ice thickness while moving around.Daily temperature changes cause ice to expand and contract, affecting its strength.The following minimums are recommended for travel on clear-blue lake ice formed under ideal conditions.
While most insects have disappeared for the winter, the ice crawler thrives in frigid conditions ... “The ice crawler is a real Canadian icon. First discovered in Banff National Park in 1914, ice crawlers live in the cold on top of mountains, at the edge of glaciers or in cool caves,” the post states.
BY BARBARA INTERMILL TRIBUNE NEWS SERVICE. I'm getting lots of reminders that November is Diabetes Awareness Month ...That's 37.3 million people. First question ... People with Type 1 diabetes produce no insulin ... 1 ... A ... B ... C ... Answer ... People with diabetes need a diet individualized to their lifestyle and health conditions ... Drown your sorrows in a pint of ice cream.
All the dark blue on the chart below shows ‘much greater’ sea ice ...The bears know what to do, despite hand-wringing by one vocal specialist who thinks that ice conditions as he knew them more than two decades ago is how conditions should remain forever or catastrophe will ensue.
The press release describes these conditions as “ crudely broken and imperfectly planar sliding ice interfaces” The lab simulations also confirmed how “ the frictional stability of ice depends on temperature and fault slip velocity.”.
... return time.Carrying ice picks, rope, an ice chisel and tape measure.Checking ice thickness at regular intervals; conditions can change quickly.Bringing a cell phone or personal locator beacon.Inquiring about conditions and known hazards with local experts before heading out.
The most dangerous time to be on the ice is at the beginning and the end of the ice fishing season when the ice conditions can change in a heartbeat ... However, this year with the ice coming on two to three weeks earlier than last year, the ice at Wildhorse may be safe by the middle of December depending upon weather conditions.
Overall pasture and range conditions have changed little, at 30% poor or very poor ... Ice awareness. North Dakota's Game and FishDepartment is reminding outdoors enthusiasts to be aware of early ice conditions on lakes ... Officials recommend the following minimum ice thicknesses.
Pulsating curtains of colour set the heavens alight, so bright it casts shadows on the glowing ice ...Tell us about your documentary Ice Dogs ... Polar bear encounters, ice surface conditions, crevasse fields, available light when navigating mountainous areas, weather and interesting sea conditions are all variables and must be managed ... Vanishing Ice.