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Beyond the Prison Gate: A tribute to those who...

When a guest to the exhibition set his foot in the Moon Gallery on the middle block of 35th Street, the photographs of U Ye Lwin, bass guitarist of Medium Wave Music Band would come into view. U Ye Lwin is well known for his support of peace because he led “Pan Ye Lan” “The Path of Flowers” music....

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.
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Local ham radio operators helping with post hurricane communications

Three Alachua County amateur radio operators will be assisting Red Cross staff at a mass care shelter facility in a Panama City school in the wake of Hurricane ...

USCA caters to science-minded kids

Shana Brown, 10, of Evans, Georgia, tries her hand at using Morse code, with guidance from Rick DeLowrey, representing the North Augusta Belvedere Radio Club. ...

By Jove! Methane's effects on sunlight vary by region

A research team from the U.S. Department of Energy's Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (Berkeley Lab) came to this conclusion after evaluating observations ...

ABC sacks Michelle Guthrie as Managing Director 9 minutes ago

Months later in February 2017, she faced criticism from both sides of politics over a decision to switch off the ABC’s shortwave radio service in the Northern T...

MIL-OSI Russian Federation: In the ZVO, a large-scale radiotraging of all communication nodes

MIL OSI Translation. Region: Russian Federation – 09/22/2018 (22:26) The communication forces of the Western Military District conducted radiotraging, in which ...

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Among the new questions being asked in the trial census are how far respondents live from their workplace, how long they have lived abroad, and how ready they a...

Belarus Not Baltics Most Likely To Be Putin’s Next Target – OpEd

This Narva notion, Inozemtsev says, “directly comes from the models of Crimea and the Donbass.” Those who predict it point to Ukraine whenever they begin to tal...

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In a commentary on the Snob portal today, the Moscow writer outlines five of these risks, most of which are being ignored or at least downplayed by Russians tod...

China Has Concentration Camps For Re-Educating Uyghur Muslims – OpEd

A communique by the Standing Committee of the Assembly of People’s Representatives of the Xinjiang-Uyghur Autonomous District contained this admission ( xjpcsc....

Amnesty rights worker is abducted, beaten in southern Russia

MOSCOW (AP) � An Amnesty International researcher was abducted and beaten while reporting on protests in Russia's volatile North Caucasus region, the rights gro...

India vs West Indies: Jason Holder enters elite list of captains in breakthrough year in Tests

West Indies captain Jason Holder celebrates the dismissal of Indian cricketer Kuldeep Yadav during the third day's play of the second Test cricket match between...

Egypt's prime minister hails IMF report on country's economic performance

Egypt's Prime Minister Mostafa Madbouly has praised a positive report by the International Monetary Fund on the country’s economic performance. Despite the curr...

REUTERS

UPDATE 1-Cricket-ICC charges Jayasuriya under anti-corruption code. (Adds details) COLOMBO, Oct 15 (Reuters) - Sri Lanka batting great Sanath Jayasuriya has be...

Egypt talking to banks about hedging for commodities

Egypt, the world's largest wheat importer, is in the early stages of talks with international banks over a plan to hedge against the global rise in commodity pr...

Beyond the Prison Gate: A tribute to those who...

When a guest to the exhibition set his foot in the Moon Gallery on the middle block of 35th Street, the photographs of U Ye Lwin, bass guitarist of Medium Wave ...

Nigeria at 58: There is a cause to celebrate – Prince Moses Samuel

By Chris Onuoha. Nigeria’s journey of independence hit the 58th year on Monday, October 1, 2018. One Nigerian who feels positive about this landmark achievement...

Nigeria at 58: There is a cause to celebrate – Prince Moses Samuel

By Chris Onuoha. Nigeria’s journey of independence hit the 58th year on Monday, October 1, 2018. One Nigerian who feels positive about this landmark achievement...

HC2 Broadcasting Launches Network Partnership With The Christian Broadcasting Network

NEW YORK, Oct. 02, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- HC2 Holdings, Inc. (“HC2”) (NYSE: HCHC), a diversified holding company, announced today that its broadcasting subsid...

HC2 Broadcasting Launches Network Partnership With The Christian Broadcasting Network

NEW YORK, Oct. 02, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- HC2 Holdings, Inc. (“HC2”) (NYSE: HCHC), a diversified holding company, announced today that its broadcasting subsid...

Christian TV network enters world of 24-hour news

VIRGINIA, USA (AP) — A Christian TV network is entering the crowded world of 24-hour news broadcasting at a time when the mainstream news media is under increas...

Pope Francis, Brazilian leaders condole Vietnam on President’s passing

Pope Francis sent a message of condolences to Vietnam on the passing of President Tran Dai Quang, reported the Vatican Radio on September 22. President Tran Dai...

Pope Francis, Brazilian leaders condole Vietnam on President’s passing

Rome (VNA) – Pope Francis sent a message of condolences to Vietnam on the passing of President Tran Dai Quang, reported the Vatican Radio on September 22. In th...

WGCA's Sharathon goal set at $300,000

QUINCY -- If nothing else, the Rev. Bruce Rice feels WGCA-FM 88.5 has always been a companion for contemporary Christian radio listeners across the region. "We ...

March for Jesus a ‘great time for the community'

QUINCY -- "March for Jesus" returns Sept. 29 to downtown Quincy. "It's a great thing, a great time for the community," said the Rev. Bruce Rice, executive direc...

New Christian radio station coming to Regina

The CRTC has approved another FM radio station for Regina. The new station will offer a specialty Christian music format. The non-profit station will be operate...

For some Americans, Jerusalem's newest pilgrimage site is the U.S. Embassy

, a Nashville-based singer-songwriter popular on Christian radio, snapped selfies alongside the creamy limestone wall inscription reading: "EMBASSY/UNITED STATE...

Movies & TV

By Chris Gray, CORRESPONDENT Hollywood composers are responsible for no shortage of spooky original music, from Bernard Herrmann and Wojciech Kilar’s respective...

Movies & TV

By Cary Darling Houston-born/Austin-based film director Richard Linklater has a new project but it's not one you're going to be seeing in movie theaters. Instea...

Movies & TV

The NBC Nightly News with Lester Holt will be making its home at Houston's Eleanor Tinsley Park near downtown for Monday's evening news broadcast, the network h...

Movies & TV

By Andrew Dansby David Lowery’s new film, “The Old Man & the Gun,” tells the story of an aging bank robber and a young detective trying to catch him. Robert Red...

President Trump signs historic Music Modernization Act into law

By Markos Papadatos 36 mins ago in Music U.S. President Donald Trump signed the Music Modernization Act, which offers better compensations for singers, songwrit...

Consultation outcome: Small scale DAB licensing consultation

The government launched a consultation outlining proposals for licensing small scale radio multiplexes on 4 January 2018. The consultation ran for 8 weeks and c...

A Modern Melody for the Music Industry: The Music Modernization Act Is Now the Law of the Land

On October 11, 2018, President Trump signed the Orrin G. Hatch-Bob Goodlatte Music Modernization Act (“MMA”) into law. The MMA is intended to “modernize copyrig...

Crisp, clear, fun: TalkSport’s opening cricket stint avoids apocalypse | Barney Ronay

T he barbarians are at the gates. The lunatics are on the grass. Ten kilo bags of mixed gravel aggregate are two‑for‑one at your local Bumcrack Warrior Warehous...

Meghan Markle's wedding guests told to wear sanitary pads because they couldn't go to loo, jokes comedian

. Diane Morgan told the joke about Meghan Markle and Prince Harry's wedding during Ricky Gervais' Sirius XM radio show. Prince Harry and Meghan Markle look at ...

Zee channels back on JioTV

Zee Entertainment has returned to Reliance Jio's digital TV platform, around two months after Subhash Chandra-led firm had pulled out of JioTV app. and Reliance...

Congrats to Uzalo

Communications Minister Nomvula Mokonyane has extended a congratulatory message to the producers, actors and actresses and crew of Uzalo for becoming the first ...

Stacy, Despite Group, Others Honoured @ 2018 ...

It was all thrills and surprises at the eighth edition of the Adonko Radio & Television Personality (RTP) Awards, held at the International Conference Centre (A...

Bharti Airtel Ltd.

Bharti Airtel Ltd. engages in the provision of telecommunication, tower infrastructure, and direct-to-home digital television services. It operates through the ...

2018 RTP Awards: Stacy Amoateng, Despite Gro...

The 8th Edition of the Adonko Radio and Television Personality (RTP) Awards, was held at the International Conference Centre on Saturday, October 6, with variou...

Global Automated Test Equipment Market 2018-2022

DUBLIN Oct. 12, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- The report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. "Global Automated Test Equipment Market 2018-2022" The glo...

Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband Markets in Bulgaria, 2018

The "Bulgaria - Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband Statistics and Analyses" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. This report provides a compr...

Lithuania Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband Markets, 2018

The "Lithuania - Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband Statistics and Analyses" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. This report provides a comp...

Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband Markets in Bulgaria, 2018

Consumers continue to migrate from fixed-line voice telephony to mobile and VoIP alternatives, while there is increasing pressure on SMS and MMS services from t...

Czech Republic

The incumbent telco O2 Czech Republic remains the dominant player though alternative operators are gaining market share, partly through organic growth and partl...

Qatari-funded diesel fuel starts flowing into Gaza

. Israel began pumping diesel fuel funded by Qatar to Gaza on Tuesday morning for use in its power station, according to the Israel Public Broadcasting Corpora...

Report: 3,000 apply for bakery job in Gaza

A bakery owner who posted a Facebook job ad to a maidshop employee received 3,000 calls and was forced to stop searching after 24 hours, according to the Israel...

Report: Barkan terrorist forced cleaner to handcuff victim

, the terrorist who murdered two Israelis at the Barkan industrial zone, forced a cleaner at gunpoint to handcuff one of the victims, Kim Levengrond Yehezkel , ...

Report: Northern skies full of cranes

Over the past two hours, thousands of cranes have crossed the Israeli-Lebanese border on their migratory flight from Europe to Africa and filled the north with ...

UEFA bans Israel from broadcasting games to illegal settlements

UEFA (Union of European Football Associations) has banned Israel’s public broadcaster from airing its games to illegal settlements in the occupied West Bank and...

College Radio Day is This Friday, October 5, Because

"When All Else Fails, College Radio Speaks," with Recognition from FCC Chairman Ajit Pai, Former Vice President Joe Biden, Joan Jett and More. HEWITT, N.J. Oct...

WCSB DJ Beth Cieslik picks three albums you should check out

CLEVELAND, Ohio - Looking for some new music to spin? Cleveland's college radio DJs have their thoughts about what you should be listening to, and often it's mu...

Mohawk College radio station The Hawk has a new license

The Hawk will continue to fly at Mohawk College. Also known to listeners as 101.5 FM, the Fennell campus radio station recently had its license renewed by the C...

College Radio Day Announces Joan Jett & Kenny Laguna as CRD 2018 Ambassadors

For Joan Jett , the impact that college radio has had on her career has been hugely important: "College radio, when we were struggling, was one of the elements ...

College Radio Day Announces Joan Jett & Kenny Laguna as CRD 2018 Ambassadors

. MONTCLAIR, N.J. Sept. 25, 2018 /PRNewswire/ --Â Rock and Roll Hall of Famers Joan Jett and Kenny Laguna of Joan Jett and the Blackhearts have been named the ...

London’s Radio Pirates Changed Music. Then Came the Internet.

LONDON — In 1993, the illegal radio broadcasters at Kool FM came up with a plan to keep the regulators from raiding their studios. In those days, the rooftops o...

Transistors in biscuit tins: a look back at the heyday of pirate radio

Declan Meehan, who worked with Nova Radio, Century, 2FM, Ard Big and various others; and Stuart Clarke, assistant editor of Hot Press, who worked with Radio Car...

Entertainment Top Tens: This week in 1965

Hard to imagine now, but when '(I Can't Get No) Satisfaction' was first released in the UK it was played only on pirate radio stations as lyrics referring to se...

Top tens: this week in 1965 new Hard to imagine now, but when '(I Can't Get No) Satisfaction' was first... Entertainment

Hard to imagine now, but when '(I Can't Get No) Satisfaction' was first released in the UK it was played only on pirate radio stations as lyrics referring to se...

D Double E, grime's nearly man: 'I haven’t been able to prove myself'

In those early days, grime was not a visible genre, and to distinguish themselves from the clamour on a multi-MC pirate radio show, an idiosyncratic vocal style...