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Japan considering daylight savings switch over Olympics heatwave fears

Japan is reportedly considering introducing daylight savings time in a bid to ensure athletes and fans at the 2020 Olympics in Tokyo do not fall victim to the searing temperatures that the nation has experienced this summer. Officials are reportedly concerned that high temperatures could mean the safety of athletes, fans and volunteers is endangered […]

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Four men stabbed in London's five-day knife frenzy, latest killed in broad daylight

London’s knife crime numbers continue to soar, as four men were stabbed in a five-day frenzy of violence. The latest victim of London’s violent crime epidemic died last night, stabbed in broad daylight in North London. The man, understood to be aged in his 20s, was stabbed in Islington on Monday. Emergency crews were called […]

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EU may abolish Daylight Saving Time after MEPs vote to reassess bi-annual clock change

The European Parliament has overwhelmingly voted in favor of reviewing the bi-annual change of clocks across the bloc after a citizens’ petition and health concerns challenged the longtime practice. After hearing grassroots concerns about the clock change which currently takes place in the last weekend of March and October, European lawmakers on Thursday voted 384 […]

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