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LETTERS: Real radio treat

There is a treat in store this coming Easter weekend for fans of radio as it should be in the UK. Radio Caroline North once again team up with Manx Radio, using their 1368khz medium wave AM frequency, from March 30 to April 2 (Good Friday to Easter Monday).

Radio station Northsound to switch off analogue service

Originally Northsound, like other local radio stations, broadcast on both FM and medium wave - but in the 1990s it started to provide distinct services on each frequency. 'Fully digital' In recent years, all its programming has been shared with other Scottish medium wave stations owned by Bauer,....

Retune your radio to receive BBC Radio Lancashire

BBC Radio Lancashire will no longer broadcast programmes on 1557 kHz medium wave from January 15. Listeners who live around Lancaster, Morecambe and Arnside, and currently listen on medium wave, will need to tune to alternative frequencies or find BBC Radio Lancashire online or on Freeview.

Pioneer pirate radio ship is live on Friday

RADIO Caroline makes a triumphant return to the airwaves this week with the blessing of the authorities which once banned it. On Friday, the pirate music station will broadcast on the Medium Wave/AM band live from studios on the Ross Revenge ship. In an ironic twist, it has been allocated the 648kHz frequency, formerly used by BBC World Service.

Legendary station Radio Caroline returns to the airwaves

A legendary pirate radio station is back - and you can listen to it right now. Legendary Radio Caroline, founded in 1964, has finally made its return. It broadcast from the mid-1960s to the early-1990s. Now, the station is back on the medium wave frequency of 648kHz. The station successful applied to Ofcom, giving it a new life.

Minister of Information meets Governor of West Darfur State

Khartoum, Aug.28(SUNA)-Minister of Information, Dr Ahmed Bilal Osman met in his office, Monday, Governor of West Darfur State, Fadl-al-Mula Al-Haga. The meeting discussed the media program in the State and rehabilitation of FM Radio and the medium wave to heighten spirit of national unkity among people of the State.

FIJIANS in the most remote areas of Fiji will now be able to have better access to disaster-related information during a disaster. more...

Prime Minister Voreqe Bainimarama switches on the medium wave radio transmission while JICA resident rep Hiroyuki Sawada (left) and FBC CEO Riyaz Sayed-Khaiyum (obscured) look on, at Nakasi in Nausori yesterday. Picture: ELIKI NUKUTABU. FIJIANS in the most remote areas of Fiji will now be able to....

AM radio now Fiji-wide

Fiji's prime minister says all Fijians can now tune in to the 'national dialogue' following the rehabilitation of the country's medium wave radio infrastructure. The Japanese government provided $US7 million for the rehabilitation which took over 18 months to complete. It included the installation of a 60 metre antenna with two AM transmitters.

Update: 12:25PM A NEWLY-rehabilitated medium wave AM infrastructure and transmission was launched by Fiji's Prime Minister Voreqe Bainimarama this morning. more...

Update: 12:25PM A NEWLY-rehabilitated medium wave AM infrastructure and transmission was launched by Fiji's Prime Minister Voreqe Bainimarama this morning. With the upgrade of the infrastructure, which is managed by national broadcaster Fiji Broadcasting Corporation (FBC), indicates 100 per cent coverage for the islands.

AIR to revitalise Punjabi service to augment reach in India,

Public service broadcaster All India Radio (AIR) is planning to "revitalise" its Punjabi service to augment its reach to the Punjabi-speaking listeners "on both sides of the border". AIR currently broadcasts programmes in Punjabi language from its Jalandhar station in short and medium wave....

Medium wave Ukrainian Radio to cover all occupied territories

The National Radio and TV Council (NRTC) of Ukraine on January 12 issued a permit to broadcast using radio frequency of 873 kHz on the territory of the Anti-Terrorist operation (ATO) in the town of Chasiv Yar in the Donetsk region, the NRTC press service said.

BBC to broadcast in North Korea

The BBC is to broadcast news programmes in North Korea for the first time as part of a £290 million expansion of its World Service. The service, to be launched next spring in Korean, will include a daily 30-minute radio news programme during the late evening and early morning on both short and medium wave to try to maximise reach.

North Korea to get BBC

The BBC is to broadcast news programmes in North Korea for the first time as part of a £290 million expansion of its World Service. The service, to be launched next spring in Korean, will include a daily 30-minute radio news programme during the late evening and early morning on both short and medium wave to try to maximise reach.

Go FM way, digital DRM too expensive, AIR told

AIR should phase out short wave and medium wave services, accessed through the once ubiquitous transistors and radio sets, and focus on FM instead, recommends an IIT-Bombay report while giving a thumbs down to the digital DRM technology that the public broadcaster is pushing.

Spirit medium brings new tour to Cumbria

TV medium Steve Holbrook heads to Cumbria for two nights of his new tour, Psychic Vibration on the Medium Wave. Rated as one of the best clairaudient mediums in the UK, his act will visit Waverley Hotel, in Workington, on Tuesday September 13, and Shepherds Inn, in Carlisle, the following evening.

Home hifi: Digital radio roars in retro rig

About 20 years ago I saw a 1950s Bush radio at an auction, a glorious thing with medium wave, long wave and VHF, now known as FM. It had lots of cities listed on the tuning dial, not one of them outside Europe, and the cabinet looked great. It worked fine, and after spirited bidding it was knocked down to me for $18.

Protests against hanging beyond comprehension

ISLAMABAD: Minister for Information and Broadcasting Pervaiz Rashid on Monday said the decision against Mumtaz Qadri was given by the court and the protests over his execution are beyond comprehension. He was speaking to media after inaugurating 10KW medium wave transmitters at Radio Pakistan Karachi.

Japan helps upgrade service

CONCERNED about people's access to information during natural disasters, the Japanese Government has given $15million for the upgrade of a medium wave broadcasting system. Through an agreement signed with the Fiji Government, the Fiji Broadcasting Corporation will establish a new medium wave radio broadcasting system at Naulu in Nakasi.

How Coollink Boss, Nouri, Dazzled At Dubai Car Racing

The 11th edition of the Dubai 24 hour Car Racing, which took place on January 15 2016, will ever remain green in the memory of all the participants, particularly Swiss-born Nigeria based racer, Shahin Nouri, who is the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Coollink, a member of Steam Broadcasting and Communication Limited.

Rich Warren: Wide band of possible reasons for AM interference

AM radio remains a technology we love to hate. We love its programming found nowhere else, but it sounds dreadful, even when broadcasting talk radio. In a mere five years, commercial AM broadcasting celebrates its centennial. How many other technologies survive that long? AM not merely survives, but survives nearly technically unchanged.

Radio Pakistan set to broadcast running commentary

PR LAHORE Pakistan's supreme broadcasting institute Radio Pakistan has made comprehensive arrangements to broadcast running commentary on all matches during forthcoming Pakistan-Zimbabwe cricket series from Gaddafi Stadium. The national network broadcast will go on air from all medium wave and FM 101 channels of PBC.

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 clear, high quality reception. On Tuesday, Union Minister for Information and Broadcasting Arun Jaitley launched the service, hitherto available on Medium Wave.

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 right conditions. The main reason this is the case has to do with the signal interacting with a particular layer of the atmosphere known as....

'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 year by the Indian Institute of Tropical Meteorology (IITM) shows. "The peak radiation levels of UV B (medium wave, mostly absorbed by the....

Power transmitter installed in Attock

Rashid Ali ATTOCK: Radio Pakistan installed a modern digital 500 KW transmitter at Faqeerabad in Attock Dist to multiply the outreach of its medium wave broadcasts on 585 KHz. The Transmitter along with renovation of studios at national broadcasting house has been installed with the technical and financial assistance of Japan.

Ministers, Japanese envoy inaugurate 500 KW transmitter

ISLAMABAD - Information Minister Pervaiz Rashid, Minister for Planning and Development Ahsan Iqbal, and Japanese Ambassador Hiroshi Inomata jointly inaugurated the newly installed 500 kw medium wave transmitter here on Friday. Radio Pakistan has formally launched programmes from its new digital....
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BARC participating in ‘science, skill and service’

Press release. Members of the Bishop Amateur Radio Club will be participating in the national Amateur Radio Field Day exercise, June 23 – 24 at Diaz Lake, just ...

Radio Programme Highlight: ‘We empowered people to claim their rights’

Today we’re asking one of the editors, Assadiq Musa, about his favorite Radio Dabanga programme. Fi El Mizan did not shy away from topics considered taboo in Su...

Makers of Dabanga: The story of Klaas van Dijken

Displaced hiding in caves in western Jebel Marra in February 2016 (RD) Several experienced journalists make the daily news broadcasts of Radio Dabanga possible...

Shortwave radio and the letter from North Korea

HISTORY IN THE MAKING Singapore is today hosting an historic summit between Donald Trump and Kim Jong Un, with more than 3,000 members of the media in attendanc...

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New Russian Film Asks: ‘Has The Entire Siberian Forest Been Sold To The Chinese?’ – OpEd

But now there is a new worry: the sell-off of much of the forested land to China, Beijing’s harvesting of almost all of it, and a looming environmental disaster...

Putin’s World Cup More Like Brezhnev’s 1980 Olympiad Than Hitler’s 1936 Games – OpEd

On the one hand, the Moscow commentator says, “Hitler’s Olympiad was the first precedent of such type. The world still did not have in its possession such histo...

Will Raising Retirement Age Weaken Putin? – OpEd

But more importantly, this reaction has prompted commentators to ask whether this new effort by the regime will undermine the power of the Kremlin by calling at...

France, Peru enjoy VAR overrule penalty at World Cup 35 mins ago Football

A view of the video assistant refereeing (VAR) operation room at the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia International Broadcast Centre (IBC) in Moscow on June 9, 2018. ...

Libya: Vulnerable refugees evacuated from Libya during visit of UNHCR head

The refugees, who had been held in detention in the Libyan capital, were identified by UNHCR as "extremely vulnerable" and qualifying for evacuation and resettl...

United States of America: Statement on family separation at the U.S-Mexico border

WASHINGTON (19 June) – Plan International is urging the U.S. administration to reverse its “zero tolerance” immigration policy and to end the practice of forcib...

Unionized MGM workers in Las Vegas voting to ratify contract

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Thousands of unionized workers at Las Vegas casino-resorts operated by MGM Resorts International are deciding whether to approve a new five-yea...

Trump administration pulls US out of UN human rights council

WASHINGTON (AP) — The United States announced Tuesday it was leaving the United Nations' Human Rights Council, with Ambassador Nikki Haley calling it "an organi...

Morgan believes ‘sky’s the limit’ for England’s record-breaking batsmen

England’s one-day international record-breakers are pushing the boundaries of what captain Eoin Morgan thought possible and may yet have a world-first total of ...

LETTERS: Real radio treat

There is a treat in store this coming Easter weekend for fans of radio as it should be in the UK. Radio Caroline North once again team up with Manx Radio, using...

Radio station Northsound to switch off analogue service

Originally Northsound, like other local radio stations, broadcast on both FM and medium wave - but in the 1990s it started to provide distinct services on each ...

Retune your radio to receive BBC Radio Lancashire

BBC Radio Lancashire will no longer broadcast programmes on 1557 kHz medium wave from January 15. Listeners who live around Lancaster, Morecambe and Arnside, an...

Clergy Condemns AG Justifying Family Separation With Bible

Christian leaders are condemning Attorney General Jeff Sessions for quoting the Bible to justify separating families at the border, saying he misinterpreted scr...

Clergy Condemns AG Justifying Family Separation With Bible

Christian leaders are condemning Attorney General Jeff Sessions for quoting the Bible to justify separating families at the border, saying he misinterpreted scr...

Religious groups implore Trump White House: Stop separating immigrant families

More than two dozen of the largest religious groups in the U.S. are imploring the Trump administration to change its "zero tolerance" policy that leads to child...

Franklin Graham rips separating kids and parents at border: 'It's disgraceful.'

North Carolina-based evangelist Franklin Graham on Wednesday called separating children from their parents at the U.S.-Mexico border "disgraceful" and "terrible...

'It's disgraceful.' Franklin Graham rips separating kids and parents at border

North Carolina-based evangelist Franklin Graham on Wednesday called separating children from their parents at the U.S.-Mexico border "disgraceful" and "terrible...

Danny Gokey, Tauren Wells to bring concert to Topeka

A pair of Grammy Award nominees whose music is regularly featured on Christian radio stations will be in concert this coming fall at the Topeka Performing Arts ...

A South Dakota Christian radio station makes waves

Sioux City, IA (51101) Today. Intervals of clouds and sunshine. A stray shower or thunderstorm is possible. High 81F. SE winds shifting to WNW at 15 to 25 mph.....

Longshot Democrats target 'unwinnable' seats in California

This is no suburban, coast-hugging battleground. This is Yucca Valley, the part of California where it's easier to get a signal for the local Christian radio st...

Omaha Christian radio station KGBI gets new owner

Omaha, NE (68102) Today. A mix of clouds and sun in the morning followed by cloudy skies during the afternoon. A stray shower or thunderstorm is possible. High ...

22nd May 2018

Premier Christian Radio. Pope Francis’ reported comments to a gay man that “God made you like this” have been embraced by the LGBT community as another sign of ...

'Don't worry we are dealing with the Christians': Algeria's crackdown on churches

Largely dormant for more than 10 years, a law in Algeria which permits the outright persecution of Christians is shaking back into life. As Africa's largest cou...

Jim Bakker's TV show amounts to spiritual abuse – so why is he still broadcasting?

If one thing is sadly clear from watching far too much late-night Christian television, it's that some believers are painfully gullible, and easily led. Perhaps...

One America News' On-Location Syria Report: No Chemical Attack- Video

OEN's Ann Wright, notes in her OEN article, " No Chemical Attack in Douma, Two International Investigative Reporters in Douma Write " that "One America News, a ...

Political Cornflakes: Forget Fox News. Christian TV is becoming the go-to Trump fawning network

FILE - In this Jan. 31, 2016, photo, former Republican presidential candidate and former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee speaks at Inspired Grounds Cafe in West Des...

Church and State

The Friday Cover is POLITICO Magazine's email of the week's best, delivered to your inbox every Friday morning. By signing up you agree to receive email newsle...

Russia v Saudi Arabia: World Cup 2018 opening match – live!

Elis speaks: From our occasional Football Weekly guest and guest host, the Welsh comedian, actor, digital radio DJ, Gorky’s Zygotic Mynci enthusiast and Swansea...

Machinery for Sale

2013, 24Mtr, mounted 1100ltr rear tank, 1000ltr front tank, LED boom lights, 3 nozzle boddies, Amatron 3 box. 54018 Miles, Land Rover Discovery SDV6 SE Commerc...

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Everyone knows Alec Baldwin does an uproarious impression of President Donald Trump, but the actor is convinced he also knows how to play the divisive Don on th...

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Everyone knows Alec Baldwin does an uproarious impression of President Donald Trump, but the actor is convinced he also knows how to play the divisive Don on th...

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Everyone knows Alec Baldwin does an uproarious impression of President Donald Trump, but the actor is convinced he also knows how to play the divisive Don on th...

In debt for transmission services, Ukraine’s public TV broadcaster goes off air

Ukraine’s only public terrestrial television channel, UA: Pershyi, was taken off the air on June 18 because of unpaid debts, its management said in statement. T...

In Uganda, football fever causes betting...

On a pot-holed street by Uganda's sprawling central jail, young men stream into a luminous betting shop that stands out from the surrounding dingy grocery store...

In Uganda, football fever causes betting flutter

A Kuwaiti man shows a replica of the World Cup at a shop in Kuwait City on June 13, 2018. The 2018 FIFA World Cup kicks off on June 14. / AFP PHOTO / Inside, do...

In Uganda, football fever causes betting flutter

On a pot-holed street by Uganda's sprawling central jail, young men stream into a luminous betting shop that stands out from the surrounding dingy grocery store...

LG 70"UHD 4K SMART webOS 3.5 SAT TV

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Geoverse announces investment to accelerate buildout of ultrafast, secure private LTE systems for commercial real estate

SEATTLE, June 19, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Geoverse, LLC, a Seattle-based neutral host company, announced today that ATN Ventures, the corporate venture capital...

Geoverse announces investment to accelerate buildout of ultrafast, secure private LTE systems for commercial real estate

SEATTLE, June 19, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Geoverse, LLC, a Seattle-based neutral host company, announced today that ATN Ventures, the corporate venture capital...

Xplore Introduces New L10 Rugged Mobility Platform

As quoted in the press release: The new Xplore L10 lineup features the XSLATE L10 slate tablet PC, the XPAD L10 tablet PC with a hard handle and built-in barcod...

Oppo Find X Features Sliding Pop-Up Cameras

Oppo has officially announced the Find X, a new high-end Android smartphone that features little to no bezels and it doesn’t have a notch. The Oppo Find X also ...

MTN Set To Announce Winners Of The App Challe...

MTN’s App Challenge version 5.O, launched in September 2017 has entered its final stage with the completion of vetting of the various Apps that were submitted f...

Oregon Supreme Court OKs language in gun control proposal

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) - Oregon’s highest court certified the language of a gun control proposal aimed for the November ballot. Oregon Public Broadcasting reports ...

Oregon Supreme Court OKs language in gun control proposal

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) � Oregon's highest court certified the language of a gun control proposal aimed for the November ballot. Oregon Public Broadcasting reports ...

Oregon Supreme Court OKs language in gun control proposal

Oregon's highest court certified the language of a gun control proposal aimed for the November ballot. PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Oregon’s highest court certified t...

Rapper with antisemitic lyrics kicked off radio programme

A Belgian public radio station kicked out of its studio a rapper who on air inveighed against Israel and “Zionists” while introducing a song whose lyrics speak ...

CGT union vows to extend French rail strike

PARIS (Reuters) - The largest union at France’s SNCF train company has called for extended strike action in July to protest over a major rail reform law that wa...

Jeff Moehlis: Find What You’re Looking For with Negativland’s Mark Hosler

Negativland's first album came out in 1980 while Hosler was still in high school, and the band broke through to college radio with the 1987 album Escape From No...

Inside the career of Fox News host Sean Hannity, who was once...

http://www.businessinsider.com/sean-hannity-career-2018-4?utm_source=hearst&utm_medium=referral&utm_content=allverticals. Inside the career of Fox News host Se...

Seniors Set Unofficial World Record

ELMHURST, IL —As Elmhurst College seniors getting ready to graduate in May, Jennifer Anthony and Emma Kaminski wanted to do something big to commemorate their t...

UMaine’s college radio station has been off-air for over a month

Regular broadcast listeners of WMEB 91.9 FM, the student-run radio station at the University of Maine, haven’t heard much of the station’s freeform variety of p...

The many lives of Ken new It's impossible to have a quick chat with Ken Murray. It's not his rate of speech

"At the time in Ireland, none of the pirate radio stations were doing current affairs, only playing music, and we covered local elections live, airing Mass, and...

Modern radio ‘pirates’ turn the tables on traditional music stations

The pirate radio pioneers of the 1960s broadcast from out at sea but their spiritual successors are keeping the flame alive from school dormitories. Two music e...

Modern radio ‘pirates’ turn the tables on traditional music stations

The pirate radio pioneers of the 1960s broadcast from out at sea but their spiritual successors are keeping the flame alive from school dormitories. Two music e...

Pirate radio stations explode on YouTube

and Jonny Laxton were 13 when they met at a boarding school in Crowthorne, England, in 2011. They bonded over a shared love of underground music and in 2014 sta...

Pirate Radio Stations Explode on YouTube

At first, the channel grew slowly. Then, in the spring of 2016, Mr. Pritchard discovered 24/7 live-streaming, a feature that allows YouTube’s users to broadcast...