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India, the world's second most populous country utilizes an offset time zone. India is a half-hour ahead of Pakistan to the west and a half-hour behind Bangladesh to the east. Iran is a half-hour ahead of its western neighbor Iraq while Afghanistan, just east of Iran, is an hour ahead of Iran but is a half-hour behind neighboring countries such as Turkmenistan and Pakistan.
Australia's Northern Territory and South Australia are offset in the Australian Central Standard Time zone. These central portions of the country are offset by being a half-hour behind the east (Australian Eastern Standard Time) coast but an hour and a half ahead of the state of Western Australia (Australian Western Standard Time).
In Canada, much of the province of Newfoundland and Labrador are in the Newfoundland Standard Time (NST) zone, which is a half-hour ahead of Atlantic Standard Time (AST). The island of Newfoundland and southeastern Labrador are in NST while the remainder of Labrador along with neighboring provinces New Brunswick, Prince Edward Island, and Nova Scotia lie in AST.
Venezuela's offset time zone was established by President Hugo Chavez in late 2007. Venezuela's offset time zone makes it a half hour earlier than Guyana to the east and a half hour later than Colombia to the west.
One of the most unusual time zone offsets is Nepal, which is fifteen minutes behind neighboring Bangladesh, which is on a standard time zone. Nearby Myanmar (Burma), is a half-hour ahead of Bangladesh but an hour ahead of offset India. The Australian territory of the Cocos Islands shares the time zone of Myanmar. The islands of Marquesas in French Polynesia are also offset and are a half-hour ahead of the rest of French Polynesia.
Sorry I asked. :)
When did this become a thread about time zones ?
Getting back to the point - 'I Will Survive' - Gloria Gaynor ?
Soyyyyy un perdedor. I'm a loser baby, so why don't you kill me.
I mean...I agree with realnoob.
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None, they don't deserve any.
Personally, I prefer to hit f5 since my mouse hand has a Guiness or Jameson's in its hand about now.
Your hand has a hand? That's a funny image :P
pack man or VLT tune after wheel stops
Thank God for Guiness, Jameson's and our ability to multitask from music to booze and time zones.
how exactly do you resign in OTB? all i just do is say i resign
Usually you tip over your king, say "Good game" and offer a handshake. Although once one of my husband's friends kicked a recycling bin across my back yard instead.
I need a Black repotoire agianst 1.e4
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