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.
Gautier argued that regardless of the conditions near the Arctic region, the Coast Guard will need machinery that is capable of ice-breaking. “Wherever there’s ice, we're going to need an ice-breaking capability to give it access to the places that we need to go to provide Coast Guard services,” Gautier said.
Road users are being warned of icy conditions as the Met Office issued snow and ice yellow alerts for large areas of Scotland, England and Northern Ireland amid plummeting temperatures ... It is also advising of the chance of disruption to road, bus and rail networks – with ice patches forming on untreated roads, pavements and cycle paths.
“I can only guess it was either an ice tool or a crampon (the steel spikes on climbing boots) that didn’t land and stick like it should have and I became detached from the mountain.” ... In a statement after the rescue, Portland Mountain Rescue warned of the dangerous winter conditions at the mountain.
Please read this and learn about these elbow conditions ... These two conditions, while sharing similarities, have distinct characteristics that set them apart ... This condition is not exclusive to tennis players; it can affect anyone engaged in activities that involve gripping and repetitive arm movements.
Former car salesman PeterLeverton, who goes by Lev Films Cars online, say this change in habit can help de-mist and de-ice your car while also making sure the air conditioning is working when summer comes back around ... 'But what it won't do with the air conditioning off is de-mist the car as well, or de-ice the car.'.
However, as the air temperatures dropped, water temperatures dipped quickly into the 30s with ice starting to form in the coves and the cooler parts of area lakes ...Water/ice conditions here are similar to those at South Fork ... With the recent precipitation there is snow and ice along the shorelines making for slippery fishing conditions.
Similar warnings in place for Northern Ireland as frost and ice expected ... Temperatures on Thursday night are set to drop to minus 3 degrees, prompting warnings for freezing conditions across the island ... “Frost and ice will cause hazardous travelling conditions,” Met Éireann said.
While most of us consider ourselves to be experts at driving in ice and snow, the fact is that the highway is littered with many experts whose self-confidence was outweighed by their actual skillset … and black ice is no one’s friend ... The rubber of a snow tire is softer, allowing it to grip the road and snow and ice better.
Motoring organisation RAC urged drivers to “ensure they’re winter ready as some get their first real taste of snow and ice”, while the forecaster warned that wintry conditions could lead to icy patches on untreated roads, pavements and cycle paths, ...
7 and Ottawa on Dec ... “Just the chemistry we’ve had on the ice the last couple of years in Chicago there (and) he’s become one of my better friends around the league off the ice,” Kane said of DeBrincat ... “I still feel good as far as how I feel on the ice and my conditioning and I don’t feel like I’m getting old or anything like that in that regard ... .
Slick and potentially dangerous driving conditions kept many people off the roads on Sunday where they enjoyed the winter weather from the comfort of inside their homes ...USD 382 Pratt did hold a two-hour delay as bitter cold, forecast to be below 10 degrees, could have created dark ice situations and dangerous driving conditions.
The holiday season includes all sorts of comforting, familiar flavors. For some people, that means getting a chance to have some home cooking as people gather for traditional holiday meals.� ... Related...Fast food, in many ways, fits that bill ... It's easy to justify after a long day spent shopping and braving snow, ice, and other miserable conditions.�.