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Ukrainian parliament adopts law on public broadcasting

The Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine has adopted a law on public television and radio broadcasting; a total of 243 MPs voted for a respective decision on Thursday, a Ukrinform correspondent reported.

AGMI presents plans ahead of Genocide centenary

Aida Avetisyan Public Radio of Armenia The temporary exhibition of the Armenian Genocide Museum Institute (AGMI) will open on April 21, AGMI Director Hayk Demoyan told reporters today. He added that the permanent exhibition will open in a year. Demoyan said the exhibition will be unprecedented with ...

April 15-16: Nostalgia for the old-time radio, the role of IMF in the Ukraine crisis, and more

"My Mother's family comes from a region presently in the western Ukraine: Transcarpathia. That's the Ukraine's name for our region but we always call it "Carpatho-Russia". The indigenous people there --the Rusins-- are not Ukrainian and in no way identify with Ukrainians.

April 15-16: Nostalgia for the old-time radio, the role of IMF in the Ukraine crisis, and more

"My Mother's family comes from a region presently in the western Ukraine: Transcarpathia. That's the Ukraine's name for our region but we always call it "Carpat...

The spooky world of the 'numbers stations'

This is the era of hyper-tech espionage, encrypted emails and mindboggling cryptography. But you can hear a very old-fashioned form of espionage on shortwave ra...

The spooky world of the 'numbers stations'

This is the era of hyper-tech espionage, encrypted emails and mindboggling cryptography. But you can hear a very old-fashioned form of espionage on shortwave ra...

Radio Dialogue manager fined

BULAWAYO - Radio Dialogue production manager Zenzele Ndebele was yesterday fined $100 by a Bulawayo magistrate, putting to rest a year-long court battle. Ndebel...

Harris demos new military radio

Richard Tomkins March. 25 (UPI) -- Military bases in four states connected using Harris Corporation's new high-frequency, tactical radio.

News of Kim Jong Un's Reelection Reported by Foreign Media

Pyongyang, April 13 (KCNA) -- News of supreme leader Kim Jong Un's reelection as first chairman of the National Defence Commission (NDC) of the DPRK was reporte...

ABC faces chop, despite promise

Tony Abbott is poised to break a key election pledge and cut funding to the national broadcaster's $1 billion budget.

US Criticizes Russia's Gas Price Hike for Ukraine

The White House objected to Russia's increase in natural gas prices for Ukraine on Thursday and said markets should determine prices.

Preventing patent abuse: Prospects for reform

Join AEI’s Center for Internet, Communications, and Technology Policy to hear from Senator Cornyn's Chief Counsel and a panel of experts on the issues being deb...

Russia Presses Ukraine on ‘Radicals’ as NATO Mulls Action

Russia pressed Ukraine to disarm “radicals” it says are oppressing its compatriots there, while NATO looked to bolster European security as the alliance’s Cold-...

Russian state media claim AP skews Putin coverage

Kremlin-controlled television channels criticized The Associated Press' international television service for cutting into its live feed of President Vladimir Pu...

Russian state news media complain about what they call skewed Putin coverage by AP

Kremlin-controlled television channels criticized The Associated Press' international television service for cutting into its live feed of President Vladimir Pu...

Russian state media claim AP skews Putin coverage

Kremlin-controlled television channels criticized The Associated Press' international television service for cutting into its live feed of President Vladimir Pu...

Russian state media claim AP skews Putin coverage

Kremlin-controlled television channels criticized The Associated Press' international television service for cutting into its live feed of President Vladimir Pu...

Russian state media claim AP skews Putin coverage

Kremlin-controlled television channels criticized The Associated Press' international television service for cutting into its live feed of President Vladimir Pu...

George Foreman Enterprises, Others Halted By SEC

George Foreman Enterprises , MacKay Life Sciences , Reinsurance Technologies , Tire International Environmental Solutions , WatchIt Technologies , Weststar Fina...

Communications Authority announces commercial broadcasting licences in the Primary Markets

07 Apr 2014. The Authority finalised the Licensing process for free-to-air commercial sound broadcasting service licences in the Primary Markets (Medium Wave). ...

PBC upgrading its medium wave network

Monday, December 30, 2013 - Islamabad—Pakistan Broadcasting Corporation (PBC) was upgrading its medium wave network and old medium are being replaced throughout...

Royal prank call: media authority to appeal suppression of report

Federal court ordered that report not be made public after radio station argued Acma acted 'as both accuser and fact finder' Broadcasting authorities say they w...

Some critics see a local Christian evangelical role in Uganda's anti-gay fervor

They say the work of conservative Christian evangelicals from the U.S., including the International House of Prayer on Red Bridge Road, led to a new law that cr...

Steven Curtis Chapman finds strength in sharing Christian music

Early in his music career, contemporary Christian artist Steven Curtis Chapman noticed something while performing.

Some critics see a local role in Uganda's anti-gay fervor

They say the work of conservative Christian evangelicals from the U.S., including the International House of Prayer on Red Bridge Road, led to a new law that cr...

Trinity Broadcasting Network and the TBN Church Channel Continue to Set the Standard for Impacting Ministry Programming

LOS ANGELES, Feb. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Forty years ago broadcast pioneer Paul Crouch blazed an innovative trail across the television landscape w...

Christian Radio Host James Dobson Wins Health Care Injunction

Christian radio broadcaster James Dobson has won a temporary injunction preventing the federal government from requiring his ministry to include the morning-aft...

Christian broadcaster wins health care injunction

DENVER -- Christian radio broadcaster James Dobson has won a temporary injunction preventing the federal government from requiring his ministry to include the m...

Christian broadcaster Dobson wins temporary ObamaCare mandate injunction

Christian radio broadcaster James Dobson has won a temporary injunction preventing the federal government from requiring his ministry to include the morning-aft...

Christian broadcaster Dobson wins injunction in lawsuit over emergency contraception rule

DENVER – Christian radio broadcaster James Dobson has won a temporary injunction preventing the federal government from requiring his ministry to include the mo...

Christian broadcaster wins health care injunction

Christian radio broadcaster James Dobson has won a temporary injunction preventing the federal government from requiring his ministry to include the morning-aft...

Christian Television Leader TBN Partners in Miami "End Gun Violence" Outreach Led by Former NFL Player, Good Friday, April 18

MIAMI, April 17, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Trinity Broadcasting Network, the world's largest religious broadcaster and America's favorite faith-and-family...

Global Christian Broadcast Leader TBN Impacting Uganda, Estonia, and Eastern Europe With Quality Faith-and-Family Television

How does a small, low-power TV station in Southern California grow into the largest faith-and-family broadcaster in the world? It happens step by step, with fai...

Global Christian Broadcast Leader TBN Impacting Uganda, Estonia, and Eastern Europe With Quality Faith-and-Family Television

LOS ANGELES, April 15, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- How does a small, low-power TV station in Southern California grow into the largest faith-and-family broa...

US-based ‘doctor’ in gay ‘cure’ storm

JERRY Mungadze, a Zimbabwe-raised minister-turned-North Texas-educated neurotherapist has threatened to sue after becoming the unwitting star of British televis...

British doctor goes undercover, documents 'gay conversion' therapy at Bedford clinic

that aired earlier this week. Long story short: Dr. Christian Jessen strapped a hidden mic between his well-chiseled pecs and went undercover both here and in t...

Frontier Silicon Launches HD Radio Module at Hong Kong Electronics Fair

Frontier Silicon, the world leader in technology solutions for digital radio receivers, is launching ...

Frontier Silicon Launches HD Radio™ Module at Hong Kong Electronics Fair

LONDON, Apr 12, 2014 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Frontier Silicon, the world leader in technology solutions for digital radio receivers, is launching its first digital r...

Frontier Silicon Launches HD Radio Module at Hong Kong Electronics Fair

Frontier Silicon, the world leader in technology solutions for digital radio receivers, is launching its first digital radio module supporting the HD Radio stan...

Frontier Silicon Previews World's Most Integrated Digital Radio Chip

Frontier Silicon is previewing Kino 4, its next generation digital radio chip, at the Hong Kong Electronics Fair (13-16th April, 2014). Kino 4 is a single chip ...

Frontier Silicon Previews World’s Most Integrated Digital Radio Chip

LONDON, Apr 11, 2014 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Frontier Silicon is previewing Kino 4, its next generation digital radio chip, at the Hong Kong Electronics Fair (13-16t...

Wornex .COM and .NET offer over WorldDirector CDN

Wornex  .COM and .NET offer over WorldDirector CDN

The world of domain names is expanding dramatically with the addition of hundreds of new gTLDs but in the midst of the change .COM and .NET continue to carry th...

Competition in pay Tv market to stiffen as new player joins

Competition among pay television (Tv) service providers is set to stiffen ahead of the June 2015 digital migration deadline, following the entrance of a new pla...

Coupon ‘won’t distort pricing’

Satellite and pay-TV set-top boxes are likely to be included in the digital-TV subsidy coupon scheme by the National Broadcasting and Telecommunications Commiss...

Digital Entertainment in the Home: Technologies and Global Markets

WEST HARTFORD, Conn., April 18, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Global Information Inc. announces the addition of a new market research report "Digital Entertainmen...

Aereo Launches ProtectMyAntenna.org To Explain Its Position Vs. Broadcasters

Aereo is about to present its case to the U.S. Supreme Court, but first it wants to present its case to you. Today, the startup launched ProtectMyAntenna.org, a...

Chinese Ambassador to Ghana pledges sincere cooperation

The new Chinese Ambassador to Ghana, Sun Baohong, has pledged she will personally intervene for the release of funds by the China Exim Bank for work on the nati...

The more intelligence I read, the more conservative I become

Despite the best efforts of some within the gullible self-loathing left and the anarcho-libertarian right to romanticise Edward Snowden, he's not a folk hero. H...

Share a juicer, your dog or a room in your home? How the sharing economy took off

The internet has helped fuel an economic phenomenon that has seen people share everything from empty rooms in their homes to overnight travellers to even their ...

Warid plans to launch LTE technology

LAHORE: Warid Telecom plans to launch Long Term Evolution (LTE) technology services in five cities in the post-3G scenario, a senior company official

Peat deposits hold geo-evolution clues

Visualise a landscape with dense evergreen forests stretching from the Western Ghats up to the coastline. Kerala would have looked something like that about 10,...

Peat deposits hold geo-evolution clues

Visualise a landscape with dense evergreen forests stretching from the Western Ghats up to the coastline. Kerala would have looked something like that about 10,...

Ukrainian parliament adopts law on public broadcasting

The Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine has adopted a law on public television and radio broadcasting; a total of 243 MPs voted for a respective decision on Thursday, a U...

AGMI presents plans ahead of Genocide centenary

Aida Avetisyan Public Radio of Armenia The temporary exhibition of the Armenian Genocide Museum Institute (AGMI) will open on April 21, AGMI Director Hayk Demoy...

Heslam: Public has spoken: ’BUR tops ’GBH

After a four-year battle, Boston’s public radio war pitting WBUR against WGBH appears to be over. And, based on ratings, it appears safe to declare WBUR as the ...

Governor Deal Doesn't Want A Debate

Governor Nathan Deal says he does not want to participate in a primary debate to be broadcast statewide to residents of Georgia, according to organizers. The At...

Report: Israeli Crime Boss Found Shot Dead

Prominent Israeli crime boss Charlie Abutbul was found dead on Thursday at his home near Tel Aviv, apparently from a self-inflicted gunshot wound, public radio ...

Kingsborough's WKRB Named Best Community College Radio Station In The Nation

Kingsborough Community College (KCC) has announced that the Intercollegiate Broadcasting System (IBS) named WKRB the best community college radio station in the...

Tape surfaces of Adam Lanza's call to radio show

A year before the Sandy Hook school massacre, Adam Lanza, the shooter, apparently called in to an Oregon college radio station to talk about a chimpanzee that h...

Tape surfaces of Sandy Hook shooter's call to radio show

2014-01-17 Lanza has spoken from the grave. In an audiotape of a call Lanza made to an Oregon college radio station obtained by The Daily News – and vouched for...

Lanza's twisted call to radio station

In audiotape of a call Lanza made to an Oregon college radio station obtained by the Daily News that was verified as authentic by an old friend, the madman wave...

Lanza's twisted call to radio station

In audiotape of a call Lanza made to an Oregon college radio station obtained by the Daily News that was verified as authentic by an old friend, the madman wave...

Pop pirate Radio Caroline launched today in 1964, forerunner to Voice of Peace

.. The idea spawned a regional version of the station broadcasting in the Mediterranean called "the Voice of Peace" ..

Social awakening

Growing up listening to music that praises proletarian heroes, workers and farmers, Jia Zhangke (賈樟柯) was shocked when he first heard Teresa Teng (鄧麗君) singing ...

Radio Pirates Risk Dangers Of War To Reach Syrian People

In Syria, the media is mostly state-controlled, but opposition activists have found a way to get their message out: pirate radio. NPR's Rachel Martin talks to O...

Rudimental no longer under the radar

Britain band Rudimental, in Australia for performances in Sydney, Melbourne and Adelaide, say they used pirate radio to take their music to the ...

'US Ambassador looked forward to an MDC-T poll victory'

President Robert Mugabe's spokesperson George Charamba has accused United States ambassador to Zimbabwe Bruce Wharton of refusing to fund pirate radio station S...