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EOC President will try to persuade Armenia to partake in first European Games in Baku

Aida Avetisyan Public Radio of Armenia President of the European Olympic Committee Thomas Bach will visit Armenia on October 11, Secretary General of the Armenian National Olympic Committee Hrachya Rostomyan told reporters today. The issue of Armenia’s participation in the European Olympic Games to....

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Artsakh proclaimed independence in conformity with international norms

Karen Ghazaryan Public Radio of Armenia Artsakh has gained independence in compliance with all international rights, President of the Against Legal Arbitrariness NGO Larisa Alaverdyan told reporters today. Historian Edik Minasyan also emphasized the importance of the fact that Artsakh proclaimed its...

The Shortwave Report 08/22/14 Listen Globally!

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The Shortwave Report 08/22/14 Listen Globally!

FOR COMMENTS PLEASE GO TO: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0dWEvH...WE WILL NOT BE SILENCED MY FRIENDS!BE PREPARED ~ Original video by: theoldmarine1http://www.y...

Glen Scanlon to Head Digital Media at Radio New Zealand

and the Radio New Zealand Sound Archive. It has a statutory role under the Civil Defence Emergency Management Act 2002 to act as a lifeline utility in emergency...

HAM Radio Gathering At Loop Head

One of Clare's most iconic tourist sites is to be used as a base to contact the world this weekend. The Limerick Radio Club, which features members from Clare, ...

Unravelling the Loop Head code

A group of amateur ham radio operators will wind back the clock at Loop Head Lighthouse this weekend, when they attempt to communicate via radio and Morse code ...

Senior BBC Presenter Zeinab Badawi appointed Chair of Royal Africa Society

Senior BBC presenter and host the BBC World News, Zeinab Badawi, has been appointed as the new chairperson of the Royal African Society – taking over from Lord ...

President Obama Announces More Key Administration Posts

WASHINGTON, DC Today, President Barack Obama announced his intent to nominate the following individuals to key Administration posts: Michael P. Botticelli Direc...

US Grants Intelsat Eutelsat New Waivers for Iran Channels

WASHINGTON- The U.S. government has authorized European satellite providers Intelsat and Eutelsat Communications an additional six-month waiver to broadcast Ira...

Call for News: ProductionHUB Launches Annual IBCHUB 2014

ORLANDO, FL, Aug 26, 2014 (Marketwired via COMTEX) -- ProductionHUB, an official Media Partner of the 2014 International Broadcasters Convention (IBC), will be ...

Azercosmos agency to take part in IBC-2014

Azerbaijan's Space Agency Azercosmos is set to introduce its services at the largest European exhibition and conference, International Broadcasting Convention, ...

FreeCharge Rewards-For-Recharge Startup Raises $33M From Sequoia, Sofina And ru-Net

FreeCharge , a unit of India’s Accelyst Solutions, which offers discount coupons as rewards for topping up mobile-phone plans and satellite-television subscript...

Acorn International Reports Second Quarter 2014 Financial Results

SHANGHAI, Aug. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Acorn International, Inc. (NYSE: ATV) ("Acorn" or the "Company"), a media and branding company in China engaged in devel...

North Korean TV shows a bourgeois side

North Korea’s official Korean Central Television is getting a program makeover under the dictatorship of youthful Kim Jong-un. A recent show featured a woman dr...

ATN launches 5 More Channels on Rogers Cable

TORONTO, Aug. 26, 2014 /CNW/ - Asian Television Network International Limited (ATN) (TSXV-SAT), Canada's largest South Asian Broadcaster, is pleased to announce...

Satellite anti-piracy coalition combats TV piracy

Dubai, 7 days ago The Broadcast Satellite Anti-Piracy Coalition, which was recently launched, has taken important steps in the battle against the region’s vast ...

Deque Systems Releases WorldSpace Version 5.2

HERNDON, Va., May 21, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Deque Systems is today releasing a significant update to WorldSpace, its powerful enterprise-level software so...

George Foreman Enterprises, Others Halted By SEC

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

Celtica Radio: Welsh online radio station jumps to FM

Three years after an Internet-only radio station based in Wales in the UK found itself entering people’s homes via medium wave, it’s now completed its journey t...

Celtica Radio: Welsh online radio station jumps to FM

Three years after an Internet-only radio station based in Wales in the UK found itself entering people’s homes via medium wave, it’s now completed its journey t...

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). ...

Danger of the superstar effect

6/26/2014 During an interview between prominent gospel artiste Kirk Franklin and Scot Ross, producer of The 700 Club, a televised programme on the Christian Bro...

05-14-14: 700 Club looks at Dallas-Vegas rivalry for 2016 convention

Updated 5/19 with new video link. update 3pm RNC has confirmed that the site selection committee will confer May 22 by conference call. The next roun dof cuts w...

700 Club looks at Dallas-Las Vegas rivalry for 2016 GOP convention

WASHINGTON — The Christian Broadcasting Network sent a news crew to Dallas recently to explore the city’s competition with Las Vegas to host the 2016 Republican...

Ghanaian Methodist Church featured on TBN

.....World's largest Christian Broadcasting Network Christ the King Ghana Methodist Church, Bethlehem, GA, may be only a couple of years old but as one member c...

Derek Webb and Sandra McCracken’s divorce announcement rocks Christian artist community

When gospel artist Amy Grant got divorced in 1999 and married country singer Vince Gill a year later, the public breakup rocked the Christian music industry, th...

Vatican nuncio criticizes Castro regime in Cuba

The nuncio spoke at a service in Italy and Vatican Radio later posted his remarks on its Polish website.

Vatican prelate world must act to defend help Iraqs Christians

Cardinal Antonio Maria Vegli?, the president of the Pontifical Council for the Pastoral Care of Migrants and Itinerant People, has told Vatican Radio that the w...

South Sudan's Archdiocese of Juba to open 25 new parishes

Radio Vaticana The Auxiliary Bishop of Juba in South Sudan, Bishop Santo Loku Pio says that the Archdiocese of Juba plans to open 25 new parishes, in addition t...

Pope Francis Predicts a Short Lifetime and Early Retirement

Rome, Aug 19 (Prensa Latina) Pope Francis acknowledged the possibility of only living two to three years more and an early retirement in case of losing facultie...

Pope Placed Flowers from S. Korean Girl at St. Mary Major Basilica

[International] : Vatican Radio says Pope Francis kept his promise to a South Korean girl by placing a bouquet of flowers he received from the girl at the Basil...

What is it like to be an Evangelical Christian in Ireland?

Across Ireland, there are numerous churches and congregations. Many of those who practice are ex-Catholics, though many immigrants make up a number of key posit...

Controversial American evangelist Morris Cerullo returns to Britain for one final 'crusade'

Audrey Reynolds suffered from epilepsy all her life. A congenital brain abnormality meant she would suffer seizures if she did not take three tablets a day. It ...

TBN Reaching Brazil through Partnership With Two Powerful Television Affiliates

LOS ANGELES, July 28, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Christian television is alive and expanding dramatically throughout the South American nation of Brazil, t...

Jeremy Lin says his time with Rockets was instructive

Taipei, July 18 (CNA) Taiwanese American NBA star Jeremy Lin, who was recently traded by the Houston Rockets to the Los Angeles Lakers, said his time with the R...

Egypt sentences Christian convert to 5 years

ASSIUT, Egypt (AP) A security official says a southern Egyptian court has sentenced a journalist who is a Christian convert to five years in prison on charges o...

KFWB switching to all-sports format as AM radio fights for survival

AM radio, the scratchy medium that long ago aired Franklin Delano Roosevelt's fireside chats, soap operas and the day's most popular music, is trying to avoid b...

SoundExchange Releases List of Top Streamed Michael Jackson Recordings of All Time

WASHINGTON, Aug. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- SoundExchange announced this morning a Top 10 list of the most streamed Michael Jackson recordings of all t...

Media in brief

Digital Radio Coverage Grows Polish public radio broadcaster Polskie Radio started broadcasting in digital format in the Wrocław and Szczecin areas in western P...

CBS RADIO And Townsquare Media Partner To Create The Michigan News Network, Launching Sept. 2

CBS RADIO and Townsquare Media announced today the creation of the Michigan News Network, which will provide affiliated stations across the state with news, spo...

Simoco to Demonstrate Professional Mobile Radio at Critical Communications Middle East

26th August 2014 Simoco Group will be demonstrating its radio communications technologies at Critical Communications Middle East at the Jumeirah Beach Hotel in ...

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...

NBTC to meet with Channel 3

Regulators will invite representatives of TV Channel 3 and the operators of 24 digital TV channels to find a solution to Channel 3's broadcasting problem on Wed...

NBTC to meet with Channel 3

Regulators will invite representatives of TV Channel 3 and the operators of 24 digital TV channels to find a solution to Channel 3's broadcasting problem on Wed...

Channel 3 facing black screen

There are four Channel 3's at present. The "Channel 3 Original" on the analogue platform was until Monday free TV. The other three are on the digital platform: ...

NBTC lets Ch 3 stay on analogue

Viewers can continue enjoying analogue broadcasts by Channel 3 for free as usual in accordance with the National Council for Peace and Order's (NCPO) May 24 ann...

Digital Entertainment in the Home: Technologies and Global Markets

LONDON, Sept. 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report: Digital Entertainment in the Home: Technologies and Global Markets...

Data From Global Atrial Fibrillation Registry Show Antithrombotic Agents Not Optimally Used to Prevent Stroke

BARCELONA, Spain, September 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- -- GARFIELD-AF Registry presentations at ESC CONGRESS 2014 provide insight into treatment and outcomes of pa...

The state of IT jobs in the UK

What are the significant trends in the UK IT job market, and which jobs are likely to be 'hot' in the future?

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European Commission position for Internet Governance Forum 2014, Istanbul 2-5 Sept

MEMO Brussels/Istanbul, 2 September 2014 European Commission The 2014 Internet Governance Forum (IGF) will take place in Istanbul, Turkey, from 2-5 September. T...

European Commission position for Internet Governance Forum 2014, Istanbul 2-5 Sept

MEMO Brussels/Istanbul, 2 September 2014 European Commission The 2014 Internet Governance Forum (IGF) will take place in Istanbul, Turkey, from 2-5 September. T...

EOC President will try to persuade Armenia to partake in first European Games in Baku

Aida Avetisyan Public Radio of Armenia President of the European Olympic Committee Thomas Bach will visit Armenia on October 11, Secretary General of the Armeni...

Artsakh proclaimed independence in conformity with international norms

Karen Ghazaryan Public Radio of Armenia Artsakh has gained independence in compliance with all international rights, President of the Against Legal Arbitrarines...

Vazgen Safaryan: Construction of Iran-Armenia railway should be on the agenda

Alisa Gevorgyan Public Radio of Armenia “Armenia exported 63 tones of agricultural products to Russia in 2013; if we manage to double the number, it will be a s...

One year on: The terms of Armenia’s accession to EEU still unclear

Lena Badeyan Public Radio of Armenia A year after Armenia declared plans to join the Customs Union of Russia, Belarus and Kazakhstan, the terms of Armenia’s acc...

Didier Fohlen: It’s time for Armenia to change the way it looks at mining

Shake Avoyan Public Radio of Armenia The Amulsar project is a gold mine which is going to operate at the border of Vayots Dzor and SyunikMarzes, approximately 1...

Monkey Cage: The return of our most political singer: Morrissey

Returning to the ranks of the downloadable, Morrissey is back to explain the world. We should cherish this most political rock singer, although he is a very dif...

College stations protest Ga. public radio deal

Nearly 50 college radio stations are joining a protest against replacing Georgia State University student DJ's with public radio programming.

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...

Michael Parkin: Gallery owner who championed Whistler and the Chelsea artists and was Radio Caroline's first managing director

Michael Parkin was a jovial and generous man who staunchly upheld the civilised principle that business should never be allowed to spoil fun. This only enhanced...

China's pirate radio stations threaten passenger jet safety: Xinhua

A plethora of pirate radio stations uncovered by China's authorities in a number of provinces could disrupt communications between passenger jet pilots and air ...

DJ celebrates 50 years on the air

Former pirate radio and Radio One DJ Dave Cash is celebrating 50 years of broadcasting. Cash, who still presents shows on BBC radio in the South, played his fir...

Housing association leads pirate radio crackdown

A housing association has obtained an injunction with power of arrest against a prolific pirate radio aerial fitter. Working with Ofcom and the police, Poplar H...

North Korean pirate radio: homemade devices deliver banned broadcasts

Foreign programmes aim to spread information inside the secretive state. But listening is considered a 'crime against the state' and can carry the death penalty...