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Parliament of Luxembourg recognizes the Armenian Genocide

Republic of Armenia Yerevan 25, Alex Manukyan 5 Tel. 00 37410 551143 Fax 00 37410 554600. Reproduction on full or in part is prohibited without reference to Public Radio of Armenia. For more information and questions concerning our website contact us on the following address [email protected] If you...

The Canadian International Documentary Festival

Toronto, Ontario May 1, 2015. Tom Pentefountas , Vice-Chairman of Broadcasting Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission. Check against delivery. Thank you for your kind introduction. I know there’s a lot of competition for your attention. Not only do you have over 200 of the world...

Global Triple Play Services Industry

LONDON May 6, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Triple Play Services in Thousand Subscriptions. The report provides separate comprehensive analytics for the US, Canada, Japan Europe Asia-Pacific Latin America , and Rest of World. Annual estimates and forecasts are p...

Weather Gang: Sun ejects intense, X-class flare, signaling increase in solar activity

Despite being a relatively quiet period for the sun, our star unleashed a powerful solar flare on Tuesday evening that caused a strong radio blackout here on Ea...

Nepal: Rebuilding lives in Nepal through the power of radio

Who do you turn to for reliable information when your community is suffering? Where can you find life-saving advice to help you, your family and your community ...

Harris : Receives $74 Million in Orders from International Customer for Tactical Radio Modernization

By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Telecommunications Weekly Harris Corporation (NYSE:HRS) has received $74 million in orders from an international custome...

Colaba residents meet with MLA Raj Purohit to combat hawker menace

On Thursday evening, around 100 Colaba residents with senior citizens in large numbers among those gathered, met at the Radio Club to voice their concerns about...

WEATHER BLOG: Saturday

Despite being under a more settled part of the nation on Saturday, a weak shortwave will be passing over Upstate New York and New England today. Luckily it will...

Walter Isaacson on U.S. media and public diplomacy

By Ted Lipien 22 hours ago in Internet American writer Walter Isaacson, in a Broadcasting Board of Governors conversation about U.S. public diplomacy and news o...

Walter Isaacson on U.S. media and public diplomacy

By Ted Lipien 55 mins ago in Internet American writer Walter Isaacson, in a Broadcasting Board of Governors conversation about U.S. public diplomacy and news ou...

Baltic Defense & Security After Ukraine: New Challenges, New Threats

To commemorate 25 years of Baltic independence, The Jamestown Foundation is proud to announce that, on April 30, it will organize a conference entitled, “Baltic...

America’s Adversaries Use Baltimore Unrest to Spread Anti-US Message

WASHINGTON— Across the world, this week’s unrest in Baltimore after the death of a young African American following being taken into police custody is being use...

April 30, 2015 09:00 AM

To commemorate 25 years of Baltic independence, The Jamestown Foundation is proud to announce that, on April 30, it will organize a conference entitled, “Baltic...

The Canadian International Documentary Festival

Toronto, Ontario May 1, 2015. Tom Pentefountas , Vice-Chairman of Broadcasting Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission. Check against delive...

NBC invites foreign TV experts to tackle anti-competitive practices

National Broadcasting Commission (NBC) appears ready to tackle headlong the long standing issue of competition within the Nigerian TV market. The Commission rec...

StarTimes Media reduces product, subscription cost

Kenya: Digital television company StarTimes Media has revised the product cost and monthly subscription fees for its satellite TV service, making it increasingl...

Business News: StarTimes Media reduces product, subscription cost

Kenya: Digital television company StarTimes Media has revised the product cost and monthly subscription fees for its satellite TV service, making it increasingl...

Turkmenistan: War on Satellite Dishes

Authorities in Turkmenistan are forcing residents to dismantle privately owned satellite dishes, Human Rights Watch said today. A move that unjustifiably interf...

Day in the life: David Sanders

Managing Director, Mandala Television. David is a media professional who started in media, working on magazines such as Smash Hits, Q, Empire and Marie Claire i...

Vividh Bharati now available on FM

The popular Vividh Bharati service of the All India Radio will now be available in the FM format, providing listeners within the National Capital Region with cl...

Vividh Bharati now available on FM

The popular Vividh Bharati service of the All India Radio will now be available in the FM format, providing listeners within the National Capital Region with cl...

Why Do Radio Signals Travel Farther at Night Than in the Day?

Not all radio waves travel farther at night than during the day, but some, short and medium wave, which AM radio signals fall under, definitely can given the ri...

Why Do Radio Signals Travel Farther at Night Than in the Day?

Not all radio waves travel farther at night than during the day, but some, short and medium wave, which AM radio signals fall under, definitely can given the ri...

'UV radiation peaks in June-September'

PUNE: Ultra violet (UV) radiation levels were alarmingly high in the monsoon months, an analysis of the recordings in the city from January till November this y...

Ex-producer named CBS president

Han Yong-gil, 52, managing director of Joy Communication, a music production company, has been appointed as the new president of the Christian Broadcasting Syst...

5 faith facts about Carly Fiorina: 'What you make of yourself is your gift to God'

Carly Fiorina formally launched her 2016 presidential run Monday. But she's long been working the Christian talk and radio circuit, appealing to a traditional C...

Rubio: ‘Ridiculous And Absurd’ To Believe In Constitutional Right To Gay Marriage [VIDEO]

In an interview with the Christian Broadcasting Network’s “The Brody File,” Republican Florida senator and 2016 presidential candidate Marco Rubio said that it ...

‘Smack around 11-year-old twerps’

The US-based television preacher who once famously declared the Muslim Prophet Muhammad was “an absolute wild-eyed fanatic” has done it again. On a recent episo...

Easter drama The Ark was a sinking ship according to the Gospel of Albert Square

Easter. The most important week in the Christian ­calendar. So BBC1 , in its infinite wisdom, ­demonstrated its commitment to ­religious broadcasting by marking...

judgement day

Cycling is about to elect a leader it hopes can pump fresh life into the sport. The challenge has been thrown down to his Lions jersey rival, Brian O’Driscoll....

Jeb Bush misfires with evangelicals over gay marriage supporters in inner circle

’s latest effort to court evangelical voters boomeranged when a Christian radio network boss challenged him for hiring two political aides who support same-sex ...

Italian church says EU washing hands of migrant crisis

Rome, April 17 - Europe is "elegantly washing its hands" of a migrant "drama which will be ever more unbearable by Italy", the secretary-general of the Italian ...

Europe washing its hands of migrant problem, bishops-update2

Rome, April 17 - Europe is "elegantly washing its hands" of a migrant "drama which will be ever more unbearable by Italy" by being unable to find alternative so...

Pope greets family of Pakistani woman accused of blasphemy

. Irish Sun (IANS) Thursday 16th April, 2015. Pope Francis on Wednesday gave a special greeting to members of the family of Asia Bibi, a Christian woman sentenc...

Gov. Mike Huckabee Stresses Importance of Religious Liberty in America at International Gathering of Hispanic Evangelicals

HOUSTON, April 29, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Gov. Mike Huckabee, presumed 2016 Republican presidential candidate, addressed more than 1,000 Latino Evangel...

Christianity TVs operating illegally in Botswana

BOCRA told The Monitor that they have not licensed any religious channel to operate in Botswana. There are at least two religious channels operating from Botswa...

Dispute brews at Pinellas' 'Pervert Park' as documentary gains praise

Critics lauded the film as a nuanced, if disquieting look at child molesters and other offenders, many of whom have been helped to restart their lives by an org...

Dispute brews at St. Petersburg's 'Pervert Park' as documentary gains praise

Critics lauded the film as a nuanced, if disquieting look at child molesters and other offenders, many of whom have been helped to restart their lives by an org...

Christian TV Star Phil Robertson Fantasises About Rape And Torture Of Atheist Family At Prayer Breakfast

NEW YORK -- A caring Christian TV star has showed the compassion of his scriptural belief by fantasising about the violent rape and torture of an atheist family...

Neil deGrasse Tyson: Space Will Spawn First Trillionaire

A passion for exploration is the fuel to an innovative economy, says astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson. In an interview with CNBC's On the Money, the host of t...

NCC : Black Hat USA 2015

Broadcasting your attack: Security testing DAB radio in cars. Andy Davis, research director at NCC Group, will be presenting at Black Hat USA. He will present a...

Goodbye Triple J, hello Double J: I'm ready for my hip replacement

. There’s an entire world of music, old and new, that falls outside Triple J’s narrow, trend-driven charter – there’s no shame in graduating to its sister stat...

Radios a mother could love – digital delights

SIGHT & SOUND. You can't miss Mother's Day – well, not if you're in one of the big electrical stores, anyway. According to Appliance Retailer , a specialist pub...

Millicom Selects Intraway to Provision DTH Services in Latin America

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. May 6, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Intraway Corporation, a leading provider of software solutions for operations and business support (OSS/BSS) f...

Demand on World TV and Video Services Markets

PORTLAND, Oregon May 6, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Big Market Research adds a new report " World TV and Video Services Markets - Terrestrial-Satellite-Cable-IPTV-DVD-...

China Digital TV to Attend Upcoming Investor Conference

BEIJING May 6, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- China Digital TV Holding Co., Ltd. (NYSE: STV ) ("China Digital TV" or the "Company"), the leading provider of cloud-based a...

Cablevision Monterrey Selects Edgeware for Cloud DVR, Catch-up TV and Multiscreen Services

CHICAGO, IL, May 05, 2015 (Marketwired via COMTEX) -- INTX Booth 1414 -- Edgeware, the leader in video delivery networks, today announced that TVI (Television I...

IneoQuest Technologies and Verimatrix Partner to Simplify Online Video Quality Assurance

Through this integration with Verimatrix, IneoQuest becomes the first commercial video analytics and service assurance provider offering the ability test, monit...

WORLD NEWS SCHEDULE AT 2200 GMT/6 PM ET

Editor: Paul Grant + 1 202 898 8322 Picture Desk: + 65 6870 3775 Graphics queries: + 65 6870 3595 (All times GMT) TOP STORIES U.S. private payrolls growth eases...

Quantum Announces Resignation of Jeffrey Smith From Its Board of Directors and Appointment of Robert Andersen Pursuant to Starboard's Replacement Rights

) today announced that effective May 6, 2015 Jeffrey C. Smith has resigned from Quantum's board of directors. Pursuant to the agreement between Starboard Value ...

Global Triple Play Services Industry

LONDON May 6, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Triple Play Services in Thousand Subscriptions. The report provides separate c...

Congress Should Stop Playing Games With the Pentagon Budget

Ever since the Budget Control Act of 2011 placed caps on the Pentagon's base budget, Congress and the Obama administration have been using creative accounting t...

Calian Reports Second Quarter Results / (All amounts in this release are in Canadian Dollars)

OTTAWA, ONTARIO -- (Marketwired) -- 05/06/15 -- Calian Technologies Ltd. (TSX: CTY) today released unaudited results for the second quarter ended March 31, 2015...

Parliament of Luxembourg recognizes the Armenian Genocide

Republic of Armenia Yerevan 25, Alex Manukyan 5 Tel. 00 37410 551143 Fax 00 37410 554600. Reproduction on full or in part is prohibited without reference to Pub...

Screen Time: James Bond films

After the discussion on GoldenEye, MPR News' Kerri Miller discussed James Bond in film with Stephanie Curtis. Minnesota Public Radio ©2015. All rights reserved...

Archbishop praises PBS’s promotion of human qualities

Archbishop Charles Scicluna toured the offices of the Public Broadcasting Services (PBS) and met with staff members earlier today. He was greeted by Culture Min...

Swedish companies demand bankruptcy of Estonian Avies

Swedish companies are demanding in Harju County Court the bankruptcy of Estonian aviation company Avies, LETA/Public Broadcasting reports. Swedewings AB and Br...

Former French Defense Minister Finds Excuses for the Alleged Rape of Central African Children by French Soldiers

Afrique Info reports that JP Chevènement, a former Defense minister of France stated on public radio Europe 1 on May 3 that the challenging conditions that fren...

Live Music with Rockin' Johnny

Johnny plays Chicago Blues. Guitarist Johnny Burgin came to Chicago from South Carolina to attend the University of Chicago, and earned the name "Rockin' Johnny...

Dave Helling: Kansans ponder Gov. Sam Brownback’s plea for more time

In 1974, I worked at a college radio station that reported, incorrectly, that former president Richard Nixon had died. The mistake caused quite a stir. The loca...

Kansans ponder Brownback’s plea for more time

In 1974, I worked at a college radio station which reported, incorrectly, that former President Richard Nixon had died. The mistake caused quite a stir. The loc...

Collier resident a well-known astrologist

Judi Vitale has always been interested in astrology. Even as a child, she would read horoscopes and then tell her family and friends about them. At Carnegie Mel...

Jeb Bush's tech guru resigns over inflammatory comments

The newly hired chief technology officer of Jeb Bush’s Right to Rise PAC resigned Tuesday amid controversy over inflammatory comments he had written on Twitter ...

Popcorn Preview: Effie Gray

Effie Gray (2014) Cast includes: Dakota Fanning ( I Am Sam ), Emma Thompson ( Love Actually ), Derek Jacobi ( The King's Speech ), Russel Tovey ( The History Bo...

New Spa Pavilion boss admits making Felixstowe theatre a success will ‘not be an easy ride’

It’s a new venture for Mr Anderson, whose roots are in pirate radio, but he is confident he has the right team with him to get the venue back on its feet and is...

PDP, APC trade words on Al-Qaeda, pirate radio, Buhari’s wife

Fani-Kayode, in a response to the court threat by the spokesperson of the APC Presidential Campaign Organisation (APCPCO), Malam Garba Shehu, on the question, s...

A much-loved broadcaster who moved with the times

THERE were rich pickings for music-loving teens in late 1970s Ireland, thanks to punk and pirate radio. A young Tony Fenton would be acquainted with both: first...

Tony Fenton dies

Radio DJ and presenter Tony Fenton has died. He was 53 and had been battling cancer for some time, before he passed away in St Vincent's Hospital this morning. ...