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Arabic radio channel from Paris now available in Qatar

Doha: Monte Carlo Doualiya radio station has signed a new distribution agreement and is now available in Qatar on 99.6 FM. Broadcasting in Arabic from Paris, Monte Carlo Doualiya is today accessible throughout the Middle East on medium wave and on 28 different FM frequencies in 12 countries. With an audience of 7.

BBC criticised for AM radio shut-down

Liverpool when 600 listeners complained about the loss of their medium-wave service.BBC Radio Merseyside was one of four local stations in England that shut down their AM service to test the response ...

BBC criticised for AM radio shut-down

Radio Merseyside stopped its medium-wave service as part of cost-saving measures, leading to hundreds of complaints The BBC's hopes of saving money by switching off local radio broadcasts on AM came unstuck in Liverpool when 600 listeners complained about the loss of their medium-wave service.

BBC in secret trial to see if you care about thing you plainly don't

In the last month the BBC quietly switched off AM radio transmitters to see if anyone noticed - and it seems not a lot of people did. Four local radio stations had their medium-wave transmissions axed in the last few weeks. Essex and Hereford are now back on while Nottingham and Kent remain absent....

Radio Liberty To Stop AM Radio Broadcasts In Russia

Radio Liberty, the U.S.-funded broadcaster, began sending American views into the Soviet Union at the height of the Cold War. It's being forced to shut down its AM radio station in Moscow, but plans to operate under the same name as an online service.

CBS buys New York rock station for its Sports Radio

(Reuters) - CBS Corp is planning to buy a New York City FM rock station to broaden the reach of its sports content, the company said on Monday. The broadcaster agreed to purchase Merlin Media's 101.9 FM for $75 million so it can simulcast Sports Radio 66 WFAN, which is currently only on AM radio.

Radio Liberty to Stop AM Broadcasting in Moscow

Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty will on November 10 stop medium-wave broadcasting in Moscow and will switch over to the multimedia internet broadcasting, Yelena Glushkova, the head of the radio station’s Russian office, said on Friday.

Transmitter approved for Radio Pakistan

KARACHI: The executive Committee of National Economic Council (ECNEC) approved replacement of Radio Pakistan’s old medium wave transmitter with a digital 500KW transmitter at Faqirabad (Lawrencepur) which will be completed with financial assistance of Japan at a cost of more than Rs 1,644 million.

ECNEC okays digital-enabled transmitter for Radio Pakistan

KARACHI: The Executive Committee of National Economic Council (ECNEC) approved replacement of Radio Pakistan’s old medium wave transmitter with a digital-enabled 500KW transmitter at Faqirabad (Lawrencepur) which will be completed with financial assistance of Japan at cost of over Rs 1,644 million.

Cumulus Media Inc (CMLS)

(PR-inside.com) Cumulus Media Inc (Cumulus) is a US-based operator of FM and AM radio stations. The company principally provides its services to various markets located in the US and Caribbean. Cumulus holds certain investment in Cumulus Media Partners, LLC (CMP) for operating radio station clusters, which serve large-sized markets in the US.

DZMM airs Dolphy's version of 'Handog'

ABS-CBN's AM radio station, dzMM, paid tribute to King of Comedy Dolphy on Friday by airing his rendition of "Handog."

Genting falls as plans for NY centre fail

Genting Malaysia Bhd, a casino operator, dropped 1.9 per cent to RM3.62 in Kuala Lumpur trading at 9.46 am, bound for its lowest close since May 25. The group's plans to build a US$4 billion convention center at New York City's Aqueduct Racetrack failed, Governor Andrew Cuomo said on New York's WOR-AM radio station.

NCC allows PBS to stop its AM radio service

The National Communications Commission yesterday approved an application by the Police Broadcasting Service (PBS) to stop its AM radio service, provided it ensured that listeners’ interests are protected. Funded by the National Police Agency, PBS has one AM and two FM radio services.

Free Chechnya radio station broadcasting live (in Russian and Chechen)

You can listen to Free Chechnya Radio station from 6 AM to 12 PM Moscow time on a frequency of 594 kHz on the medium wave band and on a frequency of 171 kHz on the long wave band. The programme is created with the involvement of the Ministry for culture and mass communication of the Russian Federation.

Christian radio station loses appeal over banned advert

Peter Kerridge, chief executive of Premier Christian Radio which is available on medium wave in London and nationally via digital. Photograph: Graham Turner for the ...

Araksya Karapetyan joins FOX 11 News as reporter

Karapetyan began her television career as an intern at KABC-TV in Los Angeles and KFI 640 AM radio in Burbank, CA.

US radio hosts suspended over Houston ‘crack’ jibe

LOS ANGELES - Two popular radio presenters in Los Angeles were suspended Thursday for derogatory comments about Whitney Houston in a live discussion about her death. John Kobylt and Ken Chiampou, afternoon talk show hosts on KFI-AM radio, were ordered off-air until February 27 after calling Houston a “crack ho.

Whitney Houston News: John and Ken Suspended for Calling Singer a 'Crack Ho'

John Kobylt and Ken Chiampou, KFI-AM radio's popular afternoon talk show hosts better known as "John and Ken," were suspended effective immediately on Thursday, for reportedly calling Whitney Houston a "crack ho," according to reports.

US radio hosts suspended over Houston 'crack' jibe

Two popular radio presenters in Los Angeles were suspended for derogatory comments about Whitney Houston in a live discussion about her death. John Kobylt and Ken Chiampou, afternoon talk show hosts on KFI-AM radio, were ordered off-air until February 27 after calling Houston a "crack ho.

Kailua Man Indicted for Hurricane Katrina Fraud

HONOLULU—A federal grand jury returned a 28-count indictment today against Kailua (Oahu) resident Dan Doyle, age 54, for an investment fraud scheme marketed primarily on AM radio financial shows airing in California. Florence T Nakakuni, United ...

Funding controversy hits Japan whaling

Last Updated: Wed, 7 Dec 2011 07:25:00 +1100 Japan's whaling fleet has left port at the start of this season's hunt - amid allegations Japan's whaling operations are being subsidised by tsunami recovery funds. The claim is made today by Australian Broadcasting Corporation's AM radio program.

Two new AM radio stations approved for Montreal

Montrealers are soon going to hear two new high-power AM radio stations, including a French-language news-talk station that's going to go up against 98.5FM and a frequency change for TSN Radio 990.

Plea to save BBC AM radio service

The leaders of two councils are calling on the BBC not to switch off one of its local radio transmitters in Somerset.

Japan to assist Radio Pakistan in equipments’ upgradation

ISLAMABAD: Japan likely to help Radio Pakistan to rehabilitate its medium wave transmitting network and studio facilities. Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) Director Yasumichi Araki stated this while speaking with Pakistan Broadcasting Corporation (PBC) Director General (DG) Murtaza Solangi at National Broadcasting House on Thursday.

New Products › FM/ AM radio and speaker combo

Sony's FM stereo/AM portable radio SRF-18 model has an FM/AM tuner with a built-in speaker, two 80mW stereo speakers and radio recording capability. Batteries are good for up to 47 hours of listening. Comes in three colors. Price: 3,500 yen.

Dutch Radio 1 via British transmitter

Dutch domestic news/information network Radio 1 has commenced temporary broadcasts from the former BBC mediumwave transmitter at Orfordness in Suffolk on 648 kHz....

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Free entry-level Amateur Radio class, Feb. 22 and 29

The Yavapai Amateur Radio Club is offering a free class for people who want their entry-level license. The classes will be Feb. 22 and 29 at the Univ. of AZ Ext...

Chino Valley in Brief: Yavapai Amateur Radio Club offering free class Feb. 22, 29

Yavapai Amateur Radio Club offering free class Feb. 22, 29. The Yavapai Amateur Radio Club is offering a free class for people who want their entry level licens...

Vulcan wins feature event

Vulcan, ridden by A. Sandesh, won the Cricket Club Of India Trophy, the feature event of Sunday’s (Feb.16) afternoon races. The winner is owned by M/s. Kishore ...

Happy (belated) World Radio Day!

This week on The Sound Kitchen, you'll hear the answer to the question about the new Austrian chancellor and his coalition partner. You'll hear World Radio Day ...

Vulcan should make amends

Trainer Adhirajsingh Jodha’s ward Vulcan, who ran third in his last start, should make amends in the Cricket Club Of India Trophy, the feature event of the Sund...

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COPE decides to ask CID to probe SLC over awarding of international broadcasting rights

February 20, 2020, 9:56 pm By Rathindra Kuruwita The Committee on Public Enterprises (COPE) yesterday decided to ask the CID to investigate the alleged irregula...

Dele Alli's £5m Tottenham transfer in 2015 raises eyebrows as battle for credit ensues

Dele Alli is one of English football’s best recent success stories, signed by Tottenham for just £5m and now a huge England star. But the story behind Alli’s ar...

Fantasy Island: a new owner, then complaints, now closure

Shortly after Apex Parks Group bought Martin's Fantasy Island in 2016, the complaints started rolling in. The more than 50-year-old family favorite on Grand Isl...

Fantasy Island confirms it has closed

The ride has stopped at Fantasy Island. The theme park posted a graphic to its website homepage Wednesday afternoon that read "Permanently closed." The park's o...

Abdullah bin Zayed receives student delegation from ENS

H.H. Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, received a student delegation from the Emirates National Sc...

Saud bin Saqr attends international conference on advanced materials

H.H. Sheikh Saud bin Saqr Al Qasimi, Supreme Council Member and Ruler of Ras Al Khaimah, has attended the opening of the 12th International Workshop on Advanced...

Parkinson's Disease Treatment Market 2020 Showing Impressive Growth | GlaxoSmithKline plc., Merck & Co. Inc., Novartis AG, Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd., Boehringer Ingelheim International GmbH., Impax Laboratories LLC

A latest study released by Data Bridge Market Research on Global Parkinson's Disease Treatment Market covering key business segments and wide scope geographies ...

Artists representing 12 languages join celebration of “International Mother Language Day” at the Bangladesh High Commission in Nigeria

Bangladesh High Commission in Abuja, Nigeria observed “ Martyrs’ Day” and “International Mother Language Day” in a befitting manner. A discussion cum colourful ...

African countries aren’t borrowing too much: they’re paying too much for debt

T here is renewed concern about the sustainability of rising debt levels in many African countries. Much of this debt is being incurred through foreign currency...

Sensors, Vol. 20, Pages 900: DMD Mask Construction to Suppress Blocky Structural Artifacts for Medium Wave Infrared Focal Plane Array-Based Compressive Imaging

With medium wave infrared (MWIR) focal plane array-based (FPA) compressive imaging (CI), high-resolution images can be obtained with a low-resolution MWIR senso...

AIR battles 5-hr ‘blackout’ hitch as Prasar Bharti eyes digital switch

Avid radio listeners in many parts of Uttar Pradesh have reported what they call, a “curious disturbance” during the transmission from Lucknow centre of All Ind...

BBC to close Whitehaven medium wave transmitter which broadcasts Radio Cumbria

RADIO: A medium wave transmitter which broadcasts BBC Radio Cumbria in and around Whitehaven will be switched off later this year Picture: Google Maps. A MEDIU...

Medium Wave Infrared Heater Market Size, Share, Development by 2024

Global Info Research offers a latest published report on Medium Wave Infrared Heater Market Analysis and Forecast 2019-2025 delivering key insights and providin...

Medium Wave Infrared Heater Market Size, Share, Development by 2024

Global Info Research offers a latest published report on Translation-Interpretation Booth Market Analysis and Forecast 2019-2025 delivering key insights and pro...

New Disney Channel cartoon branded 'evil' and 'demonic'

Luz (L) and Eda (R) are characters in the Disney Channel cartoon series "The Owl House." Disney Channel. Conservative Christian group One Million Moms has issu...

New Disney Channel cartoon branded 'evil' and 'demonic'

Conservative Christian group One Million Moms has issued a warning to parents that Disney's new animated series "The Owl House" is "evil" and "demonic". The gr...

FM home of WAAF sold to contemporary Christian broadcaster

The home of WAAF, the FM station that’s rocked Boston for decades, has been sold to a California-based, contemporary Christian radio broadcaster, its parent com...

Charities steered $65M to Trump lawyer Sekulow and family

But Sekulow, 63, is registered as chief counsel at the American Center for Law and Justice, a non-profit Christian legal advocacy group based in an expansive Ca...

Charities steered $65M to Trump lawyer Sekulow and family

But Sekulow, 63, is registered as chief counsel at the American Center for Law and Justice, a non-profit Christian legal advocacy group based in an expansive Ca...

American girl's bedroom wall picking up Christian radio signals 12 minutes ago

An American family is putting holes in their daughter's bedroom wall to track down the source of eery noises. Richard Smith told ABC 7 Chicago his family is bei...

Sex and Love Meet the Northern Ireland couples who prove it's never too late to fall in love

"He was doing some work with Premier Christian Radio, doing interviews with a Northern Ireland slant. He thought that I might make a good piece to do. He tracke...

Online sports network helps fill coverage void left after WFCO FM sale

LANCASTER - When long-time Christian radio station 90.9 WFCO FM become 90.9 The River WFCO in November, it meant a major loss of local high school sports covera...

Clarence Thomas named as keynote speaker for dedication of Nathan Deal Judicial Center

ATLANTA, Ga. (CBS46) Associate Justice Clarence Thomas of the U.S. Supreme Court will be the keynote speaker at the dedication of the state’s new Nathan Deal Ju...

Justice Thomas to help dedicate Georgia judicial building

ATLANTA — (AP) — U.S. Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas is scheduled to be the keynote speaker at the dedication of Georgia's new judicial center. Georgia ...

An understanding of one's salvation

Now, what is one’s salvation? What must we do for salvation? Turn on almost any Christian TV station or go to most all churches and you will hear a similar plea...

Israel’s anti-ICC campaign leaves Canada caught in the middle January 21 Updated

A fierce Israeli campaign against the International Criminal Court, including a demand for punishment of the court’s officials, has left Canada caught in a dile...

Christian missionaries boasted the 'God TV' network had stopped ALL suicides in Aboriginal towns

Christian evangelists are forced to take down claim that 'God TV' has stopped ALL suicides in Aboriginal communities after a dark discovery God TV is a televang...

Christian missionaries retract claim that God TV is preventing suicide in remote Indigenous communities

God TV is the most popular channel that comes with Instal-Life Christian TV, a satellite and cable service of televangelist-style programming, which has been in...

Christian missionaries retract claim that God TV is preventing suicide in remote Indigenous communities

God TV is the most popular channel that comes with Instal-Life Christian TV, a satellite and cable service of televangelist-style programming, which has been in...

Former tabloid editor Kelvin Mackenzie claims Arqiva is stifling radio competition

Former Sun editor Kelvin MacKenzie has demanded an investigation of the broadcasting monopoly Arqiva over claims it is stifling competition in the growing comme...

Chris Moyles shows off five stone weight loss after admitting he would be dead if he hadn’t slimmed down

The DJ looked a lot heavier when he won the Radio/Digital Radio Programme award at the TRIC awards in 2008 Credit: PA:Press Association. A third wrote: "Wow tha...

Chris Moyles shows off five stone weight loss after admitting he would be dead if he hadn’t slimmed down

The DJ looked a lot heavier when he won the Radio/Digital Radio Programme award at the TRIC awards in 2008 Credit: PA:Press Association. A third wrote: "Wow tha...

'Absolute disgrace': RTÉ Gold listeners wrote to Dee Forbes expressing 'devastation' over station closure

LISTENERS TO RTÉ Gold told RTÉ Director General Dee Forbes that she must be “absolutely mad” to axe the digital radio service and called on her to review the de...

All set for Star FM Awards

Senior Arts Reporter All is set for the second edition of the Star FM Music Awards show to be held at Jay’s Steak House in Avondale, Harare on Saturday. The eve...

The Internet Protocol Television (IPTV) Market was valued at USD 40.85 billion in 2019 and is expected to reach USD 104.25 billion by 2025, at a CAGR of 16.9% over the forecast period 2020

New York, Feb. 21, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Reportlinker.com announces the release of the report "Internet Protocol Television (IPTV) Market - Growth, Trends, a...

EnTouch Systems, Inc. Joins the RCN, Grande Communications and Wave Broadband Family

Houston-based provider of high-speed internet, digital TV and phone services joins 6th largest cable operator in U.S. PRINCETON, N.J. Feb. 21, 2020 /PRNewswire/...

TiVo’s skip button changed how we watch TV forever

In today’s digital age, it sometimes feels like hardware has taken a back seat to the software that drives our devices. Button of the Month will look at what so...

TiVo’s skip button changed how we watch TV forever

In today’s digital age, it sometimes feels like hardware has taken a back seat to the software that drives our devices. Button of the Month will look at what so...

TiVo’s skip button changed how we watch TV forever

In today’s digital age, it sometimes feels like hardware has taken a back seat to the software that drives our devices. Button of the Month will look at what so...

The Samsung Galaxy A71 is Now on Sale For Rs 29,999; Prism Crush Blue Looks Quit...

The Samsung Galaxy A71 is now on sale in India. The newest addition to Samsung’s Galaxy A series smartphone line-up in India is priced at Rs 29,999. There is on...

Scientists spot 4G bug that can help hackers impersonate you

Researchers have found a serious vulnerability in LTE/4G mobile communication standard that can help hackers impersonate other phone users, take a streaming ser...

Quectel Stocks Eligible for Trading under Shanghai-HK Stock Connect

SHANGHAI Feb. 24, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Quectel Wireless Solutions (603236.SS), the leading global supplier of cellular and GNSS modules, announced today that th...

5G Modem Market Showing Footprints for Strong Demand | Qualcomm, Samsung, Intel, HUAWEI

What is 5G Modem? 5G networks rely on denser arrays of small antennas and the cloud to offer data speeds up to 50 or 100 times faster than 4G networks and serve...

Quectel Stocks Eligible for Trading under Shanghai-HK Stock Connect

SHANGHAI Feb. 24, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Quectel Wireless Solutions (603236.SS), the leading global supplier of cellular and GNSS modules, announced today that th...

Map: Independence Day traffic disruptions in Tallinn

On Monday, roads will be closed and traffic and public transport diverted while the defense force parade celebrating the 102 anniversary of the republic takes p...

Italy announces three deaths linked to coronavirus

Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte urged people "not to give in to panic and follow the advice of health authorities". "We should not be afraid because of the rising...

National Metal recycling factory fire put out after burning for days Associated Press 4:45 PM, Feb 23, 2020

BECKER, Minn. (AP) -- A fire spotted earlier this weeks at a metal recycling factory in Becker has been extinguished, officials said Saturday. Becker police say...

3 people dead in apparent murder-suicide in Twin Cities home

Police say in a statement that based on state Bureau of Criminal Apprehension findings, the deaths “appear to be acts of family violence concluded with the perp...

Metal recycling factory fire put out after burning for days

BECKER, Minn. A fire spotted earlier this weeks at a metal recycling factory in Becker has been extinguished, officials said Saturday. Becker police say private...

Tony Blackburn on his exciting pirate radio days, his love of 60s music and meeting Frank Sinatra

Tony Blackburn’s career nearly sank before it started.. He was working for Radio Caroline, the pirate radio station, at the time. “It was exciting and sometimes...

The DJ on going from playing pirates as a child in Dorset to hosting pirate radio

I fell in love with soul music when, as a child, I heard my father playing a Jackie Wilson record. And I suppose I fell in love with America then, too. By 1966,...

The DJ on going from playing pirates as a child in Dorset to hosting pirate radio

I fell in love with soul music when, as a child, I heard my father playing a Jackie Wilson record. And I suppose I fell in love with America then, too. By 1966,...

EDITORIAL Give radio pirates chance to go legit

Shut down a pirate radio station, and you might be shutting down a community’s lifeline. While there can be good cause for the federal government to close down ...