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Moscow Ignoring Most Of Over 500,000 Cases Of Human Trafficking In Russia – OpEd

Some of the victims of human trafficking are forced into prostitution; others are simply worked as slaves for Russian companies; and still a third group are “exported” to other countries for profit for these purposes, even though Moscow is a signatory to the Palermo Convention banning trafficking, Aleksandrov says.

USAGM Announces Investigation Into ‘Long-term Security Failures’

The top official at the U.S. Agency for Global Media, which oversees Voice of America and other U.S.-funded news networks, says he is ordering a “comprehensive investigation of USAGM operations” because of “systemic, severe and fundamental security failures, many of which have persisted for years.

RT ban in Latvia leads to international exchanges

The pro-Kremlin channel RT has distributed statements from the Association for International Broadcasting (AIB), which criticizes the actions of Latvia and Lithuania in banning propaganda channels. Meanwhile, media experts in Latvia are calling for the regulator to explain itself more clearly in the international arena.

World Broadcasting Unions appeals to Duterte to reconsider ABS-CBN franchise renewal

MANILA, Philippines World Broadcasting Unions (WBU), the coordinating body for broadcasting unions who represent broadcaster networks across the globe, stands with ABS-CBN, the Philippines’ largest television broadcaster, after the Philippine House of Representatives voted to shut down permanently....

Russia On Course To Suffer 400,000 More Deaths Than Births In 2020 – OpEd

The number of deaths rose to 783,800, 0.3 percent more than in the same period in 2019, while the number of births fell to 562,500, 6.3 percent less than a year ago. And that comes on top of a natural decline of 680,000 between 2016 and 2019, a figure equivalent to the population of the city or....

Broadcasting Equipment Market Size, Growth Trends, Top Players, Application Potential and Forecast to 2032

A new intelligence report Broadcasting Equipment Market has been Lately Added into Adroit Market Research collection of top-line market research reports. Global Broadcasting Equipment Market report is a meticulous comprehensive analysis of this market that provides access to direct first-hand....

The financial incentive for Everton and Southampton ahead of Premier League final day battle

The final day of the Premier League season is almost upon us, with Southampton set to finish either 11th or 12th in the table. Saints will go into their final game of the campaign in 12th position, having enjoyed a superb run of form in recent weeks, with 15 points since the resumption of top flight football last month.

Derivation of global ionospheric Sporadic E critical frequency (foEs) data from the amplitude variations in GPS/GNSS radio occultations

3. Data analysis. displays the scatter plot of the relationship between the hourly intensity of Es layers characterized by S4max from FORMOSAT-3/COSMIC RO measurements and coincident hourly f o Es ground-based measurements for 25 ionosonde stations in the period 2006–2014.

Warm, dry, calm conditions take the cake with storms on the horizon

CALGARY -- Storm potential again stays well to the north of us along a shortwave trough while closer to Calgary we’re set up in a brief stint of zonal flow aloft. Westerly wind is going to prevail and with the heat we’ll experience today, we’re going to have plenty of storm energy! However, it won’t....

VOA is not all propaganda

Before television came to Guyana, radio was popular. There was hardly a home without a radio. In my home there was a radiogram – consisting of a radio and a gramophone or record -player. The radio unit on my radiogram had shortwave, medium and long wave bands.

Even At Time Of Pandemic, Moscow Has Plenty Of Money For Guns But Not For Butter – OpEd

According to a report by the Finanz.ru portal, the Russian government assigned 1.6 trillion rubles (25 billion US dollars) to the security sector, ten percent more than a year earlier. It did not give much more money to the emergency services ministry but rather to the armed forces and police (....

Radio Days

The small wooden table sat on one corner of the drawing room. On it was an imposing box the size of a small suitcase. Beige cloth of rough texture covered the top half of its front. Beneath the cloth was the important area: two dials on each side separated by a glass panel with numbers written along its length.

Tokyo 2020 confirms all venues secured for postponed Olympics and Paralympics

Organisers announced during the first virtual IOC Session today that the competition schedule had been finalised and Tokyo 2020 would begin offering refunds for tickets bought for the Games from the autumn. Tokyo 2020 chief executive Toshirō Mutō also said a three-party council - involving the....

MIL-OSI China: Competition zone for Beijing 2022 to be ready for test by end...

The Beijing competition zone for the 2022 Winter Olympic Games will be ready for hosting events by the end of 2020, the Beijing Office for Major Projects Construction confirmed on Friday. With a total of 22 construction projects, the Beijing competition zone will host all the ice competitions during the 2022 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games.

Beijing competition zone for 2022 Olympics to be ready fo...

The Beijing competition zone for the 2022 Winter Olympic Games will be ready for hosting events by the end of 2020, the Beijing Office for Major Projects Construction confirmed on Friday. With a total of 22 construction projects, the Beijing competition zone will host all the ice competitions during the 2022 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games.

Beijing competition zone for 2022 Olympics to be ready for testing by end of 2020

BEIJING, July 17 (Xinhua) -- The Beijing competition zone for the 2022 Winter Olympic Games will be ready for hosting events by the end of 2020, the Beijing Office for Major Projects Construction confirmed on Friday. With a total of 22 construction projects, the Beijing competition zone will host....

Beijing competition zone for 2022 Olympics to be ready for testing by end of 2020

The Beijing competition zone for the 2022 Winter Olympic Games will be ready for hosting events by the end of 2020, the Beijing Office for Major Projects Construction confirmed on Friday. With a total of 22 construction projects, the Beijing competition zone will host all the ice competitions during the 2022 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games.

Beijing competition zone for 2022 Olympics to be ready for testing by end of 2020

The Beijing competition zone for the 2022 Winter Olympic Games will be ready for hosting events by the end of 2020, the Beijing Office for Major Projects Construction confirmed on Friday. With a total of 22 construction projects, the Beijing competition zone will host all the ice competitions during the 2022 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games.

THE IMPORTANCE OF TRANSATLANTIC COOPERATION DURING THE COVID-19 PANDEMIC

Editor’s Note: On July 14, GMF President Karen Donfried testified before the U.S. House of Representatives Subcommittee on Europe, Eurasia, Energy, and the EnvironmentCommittee on Foreign Affairs at the “ ” hearing. Chairman Keating, Ranking Member Kinzinger, and other members of the committee:....

NPR radio ratings collapse as pandemic ends listeners' commutes Because of the coronavirus pandemic, the public broadcaster lost about a quarter of its radio audience in the second quarter of 2020, compared with a year earlier. Even so, digital audiences

Broadcast ratings for nearly all of NPR's radio shows took a steep dive in major markets this spring, as the coronavirus pandemic kept many Americans from commuting to work and school. The network's shows lost roughly a quarter of their audience between the second quarter of 2019 and the same months in 2020.

Myanmar’s stillborn radio industry

Myanmar’s FM stations provide little independent news to their audiences and this seems unlikely to change until the government finally begins implementing the 2015 Broadcasting Law. By HEIN THAR | FRONTIER. In February 2018, residents of a rural township northwest of Yangon made media history.

NPR Radio Ratings Collapse As Pandemic Kills Listeners' Commutes

Because of the coronavirus pandemic, the public broadcaster lost about a quarter of its radio audience in the second quarter of 2020, compared to a year earlier. Even so, digital audiences surged.

US global media chief not extending visas for journalists amid sweeping changes

President Donald Trump 's chief at the U.S. Agency for Global Media has continued to fire career officials -- according to a senior official at the agency -- as he refuses to renew U.S. visas for employees at the U.S.-funded outlets he oversees. Michael Pack, a conservative filmmaker tied to Steve....

Trump's broadcasting agency chief not extending visas for foreign journalists amid sweeping changes

a_Taiga/iStock By CONOR FINNEGAN, ABC News. (WASHINGTON) — President Donald Trump’s chief at the U.S. Agency for Global Media has continued to fire career officials — according to a senior official at the agency — as he refuses to renew U.S. visas for employees at the U.S.-funded outlets he oversees.

Arirang TV CEO pursues 'Global CSR'

By Park Ji-won State-run TV Arirang CEO Lee Seung-youl pledged to take an active role to promote Korea as part of its global corporate social responsibility (CSR) campaign. "A private company conducts CSR to improve the reputation and brand of the company. Ultimately, many companies expect an increase in profit.

Dennis Mattinson’s Weather for Tuesday

AREA FORECAST: Owens Valley / Mammoth Lakes TUE JUL 14 2020. WEATHER DISCUSSION: Big subtropical high which has pushed temps up the scale gets nudged SE today, by low pressure over Alberta and Saskatchewan. This will drop a few shortwave impulses as far south as NORCAL and should help take the edge off of our heat, but still hot.

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Nepali jailed 40 years without trial in Kolkata

T he mother of a Nepali man who has been languishing in a Kolkata jail without trial for the past 40 years has finally found out his whereabouts after efforts b...

Dennis Mattinson’s Weather Friday, Saturday, and Sunday

AREA FORECAST: Bishop & The Owens Valley / The Town of Mammoth Lakes FRIDAY NOV 13 2020 WEATHER DISCUSSION: After a quick burst of mountain snow showers today i...

Remote Sensing, Vol. 12, Pages 3719: Comparing Measured Incoming Shortwave and Longwave Radiation on a Glacier Surface with Estimated Records from Satellite and Off-Glacier Observations: A Case Study for the Forni Glacier, Italy

The development of methods for quantifying meltwater from glaciated areas is very important for better management of water resources and because of the strong i...

Remote Sensing, Vol. 12, Pages 3699: Feasibility of Ceilometers Data to Estimate Radiative Forcing Values: Application to Different Conditions around the COVID-19 Lockdown Period

In this study, the feasibility of using ceilometer signals to retrieve radiative forcing values is evaluated. The Global Atmospheric Model (GAME) radiative tran...

Remote Sensing, Vol. 12, Pages 3672: Development of a Seamless Forecast for Solar Radiation Using ANAKLIM++

A novel approach for a blending between nowcasting and numerical weather prediction (NWP) for the surface incoming shortwave radiation (SIS) for a forecast hori...

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Judge Blocks Trump Appointee From ‘Interfering’ With Voice of America

President Donald Trump’s appointee to lead a federal agency that oversees government-funded broadcasters likely violated the Constitution by trying to guide cov...

Judge Blocks Trump Appointee From ‘Interfering’ With Voice of America

President Donald Trump’s appointee to lead a federal agency that oversees government-funded broadcasters likely violated the Constitution by trying to guide cov...

Court Injunction Bars USAGM From Editorial Interference

A federal district court in Washington on Friday granted a preliminary injunction prohibiting officials from the U.S. Agency for Global Media, including its hea...

Court Injunction Bars USAGM From Editorial Interference

A federal district court in Washington on Friday granted a preliminary injunction prohibiting officials from the U.S. Agency for Global Media, including its hea...

Socialeads, Inc. raises $1,750,000 in new funding to expand sales team in response to increased demand from domestic and international insurance marketplace

MILWAUKEE Nov. 23, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Socialeads, Inc. has announced $1,750,000 in new funding from existing investors Northwestern Mutual and Winnebago Seed ...

World must not forget to help Afghanistan—UN

Grandi’s appeal also comes after his visit to the Asian nation that is struggling with growing violence, a US pullout and flagging peace talks. Grandi said the ...

Justice must be served to atone for war crimes

In this we can take a certain pride – compared with other countries that cover up atrocities by their forces, we refuse to turn a blind eye towards crimes again...

E-Commerce boom lifts DHL freight flights from Melbourne to NZ

International logistics giant DHL Express has introduced its first direct air freight service from Melbourne to Auckland to cater for a COVID-propelled boom in ...

E-Commerce boom lifts DHL freight flights from Melbourne to NZ

International logistics giant DHL Express has introduced its first direct air freight service from Melbourne to Auckland to cater for a COVID-propelled boom in ...

The long-serving Signal Radio stalwart presented his last show just days before his death

Tributes have been flooding in for legendary Stoke-on-Trent DJ Johnny Owen following his death just days after presenting his final show. The long-serving Signa...

Standard Liege v Rangers: Belgian side carry pedigree but lack key men

Perhaps it's just me, but the name Standard Liege evokes feelings of inexplicable nostalgia in the same way St Etienne or Hajduk Split do. Is it a memory of li...

I Remember EB

“This is Radio St. Vincent and the Grenadines, broadcasting on 705 kilohertz on the medium wave broadcast band. We’d like to apologise for the break in transmis...

Granger turns down request from USA

The request was made through the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, which, in turn, channelled the request to the Ministry of Public Telecommunications. In the memo, ...

Guyana rejects request from US to relay VOA to Venezuela

GEORGETOWN, Guyana (CMC) — The Guyana Government says it has turned down a request from the United States to relay the Voice of America (VOA) programmes to Vene...

35,000 Attend Anti-Lockdown Pastor's Maskless Concert in National Mall

Failed congressional candidate, Christian musician and activist Sean Feucht held the final stop of his "Let Us Worship" concert tour at the National Mall in Was...

35,000 Attend Anti-Lockdown Pastor's Maskless Concert in National Mall

Failed congressional candidate, Christian musician and activist Sean Feucht held the final stop of his "Let Us Worship" concert tour at the National Mall in Was...

Donald Trump 'will win the election' with God on his side, Christian evangelists claim

The latest election polls might not favour the incumbent President Donald Trump , but it has been claimed God is on his side. Earlier this week Pat Robertson, 9...

Leading US preacher predicts a Donald Trump victory followed by asteroid strike

Multi-millionaire televangelist and former US presidential candidate Pat Robertson has issued a series of bizarre predictions about the next few years. Speaking...

Pat Robertson: 'The Lord told me' Trump will be reelected — and help set off the Apocalypse

Christian fundamentalist evangelical and televangelist Pat Robertson is predicting that President Donald Trump will win reelection and usher in the end of the w...

Grand Chancellor speaks with Vatican Radio on the priorities of the Order of Malta after the Council Complete of State

In two separate interviews with the Vatican Radio, the Grand Chancellor of the Sovereign Order of Malta commented on the recent Council Complete of State which ...

The Christian Radio Network Working To Reelect Trump

As President Donald Trump trails in polls before the presidential election on Tuesday, the right-wing media have continued to blast out a fantastical narrative ...

The Christian Radio Network Working To Reelect Trump

As President Donald Trump trails in polls before the presidential election on Tuesday, the right-wing media have continued to blast out a fantastical narrative ...

J-103 reflects on 25 years in the Tennessee Valley

Program Director Ted Gocke said people had doubts about the success of the radio when they first started. "Twenty-five years ago people thought 'Ehh we will g...

Local Christian radio station celebrates 25 years in the TN Valley with scheduled concert & online event

. J103 will celebrate 25 years of doing life with the community in the Tennessee Valley.

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Christian media. Christian media can either refer to who work in media, or media that is Christian, or refer to various aspects of which is primarily targeting ...

Televangelist who blamed COVID-19 for premarital sex dies of virus

A televangelist pastor who once blamed the coronavirus pandemic for premarital sex died of COVID-19 this week, a report said. Reverend Irvin Baxter – who appear...

Televangelist who blamed COVID-19 on premarital sex dies from virus

A televangelist preacher who once blamed the coronavirus pandemic on premarital sex died this week of COVID-19, according to a report. The Rev. Irvin Baxter — w...

Pastors Quiboloy, Villanueva clash over ABS-CBN shows with LGBTQ on Zoe TV

MANILA, Philippines Kingdom of Jesus Christ Pastor Apollo Quiboloy asked Jesus is Lord leader Eddie Villanueva if he will consent homosexuality in his network n...

Unexpected heirs serve up 'Filthy' drama on FOX hit

NEW ORLEANS, La. It’s a girl! And a boy! And another boy! In last week’s premiere episode of “Filthy Rich” here on FOX, Kim Cattrall’s Christian television star...

(2020-2030) Radio Advertising Market Business Overview, Research Insights, Leading Players, Current Trends And COVID-19 Impact Analysis

The Business Research Company offers "Radio Advertising Global Market Report 2020-30: Covid 19 Growth And Change" in its research report store. It is the most c...

BBC Announces It Will Censor 'Fairytale of New York', Pogues Fans Outraged

More than thirty years after its original release, The Pogues' classic "Fairytale of New York" continues to create controversy. This is in spite of--or perhaps ...

Xperi : DTS Connected Radio Adds Song Lyrics from LyricFind to its Global Hybrid Radio System

(marketscreener.com) Deep collaboration with LyricFind means DTS Connected Radio users can access the world’s largest, most accurate, multi-language lyrics cata...

Cruise Lines International Association and Travel.Radio launch radio show focused on all things cruise

Cruise Lines International Association and Travel.Radio launch radio show focused on all things cruise. Travel.Radio has announced it has partnered with Cruise...

Green Goddess Diana Moran believes being older during pandemic is strength not weakness

At 81, Diana Moran believes being older during the pandemic is a strength, not a weakness. And that with age, comes life experience, wisdom and the tools to tac...

Airtel Digital TV partners with Vedantu to offer Live online learning

Airtel Digital TV, the DTH arm of Bharti Airtel and Vedantu, the pioneer in LIVE online learning, today announced an innovative partnership to make quality educ...

A2Z Channel 11 now on digital TV boxes

A2Z Channel 11, the Philippines’ TV network whose mission is to inspire and entertain, can now be seen and heard more clearly by televiewers as it is available ...

Vedantu & Airtel DTH take quality education to TV screens

NEW DELHI: The DTH arm of Bharti Airtel (Airtel) and ed-tech brand Vedantu have announced a tie-up to enable students across India to access quality education. ...

A2Z Channel 11 now available on digital TV boxes

Viewers in Metro Manila, Bulacan, Batangas, Cavite, Laguna, and Pampanga can access A2Z by conducting an auto-scan on their devices

Felipe Gozon on the new TV, the challenges

Felipe L. Gozon built GMA-7 into the most outstanding network today. The largest broadcasting company in the country, it has 52 TV stations and a total of more ...

Black Friday Samsung Watch Deals (2020): Samsung Galaxy Watch (3, Active2) & Gear S3 Deals Rounded Up by Save Bubble

(marketscreener.com) Samsung Galaxy Watch deals for Black Friday 2020, featuring all the latest Samsung Gear S3, Watch Active2, and Watch3 sales https://www.mar...

Staying connected when the world falls apart: How carriers keep phones working

During his days in Mexico Beach, Muniz recalls how residents were able to phone loved ones to let them know they were alive once AT&T's crew had restored servic...

New LTE sites, upgrades in 115 barangays: Globe

MANILA At least 115 barangays across the country now have better internet speeds through new LTE sites and upgrades, Globe Telecom, Inc. (Globe) said on Monday....

2020 Skoda Rapid 1.0L TSI Review: The iPhone SE of sedans

Since 2011, mobile internet speeds transitioned from 2G to 3G to LTE. Humans built a new reusable rocket called SpaceX, LED lighting became household consumer p...

The Global Carrier Aggregation Solutions Market is expected to grow by $ 2.04 bn during 2020-2024 progressing at a CAGR of 22% during the forecast period

. New York, Nov. 23, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Reportlinker.com announces the release of the report "Global Carrier Aggregation Solutions Market 2020-2024" - ht...

Local News Toppled Civil War statue at Colorado Capitol to be replaced The Associated Press 6:37 AM, Nov 23, 2020

DENVER (AP) — The Civil War statue toppled by protesters outside the Colorado state Capitol over the summer will be replaced by a sculpture of a Native American...

Netanyahu met Saudi crown prince, Pompeo in Saudi Arabia

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu secretly flew to Saudi Arabia on Sunday to meet Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman and visiting U.S. Secretary of State ...

Netanyahu met Saudi crown prince, Pompeo in Saudi Arabia

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu secretly flew to Saudi Arabia on Sunday to meet Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman and visiting U.S. Secretary of State ...

Netanyahu met Saudi crown prince, Pompeo in Saudi Arabia

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu secretly flew to Saudi Arabia on Sunday to meet Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman and visiting U.S. Secretary of State ...

Israeli PM Netanyahu met Saudi crown prince, Pompeo in Saudi Arabia on Sunday

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu secretly flew to Saudi Arabia on Sunday to meet Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman and visiting US Secretary of State Mi...

Double gold for Limerick radio station

STAFF at a college radio station are celebrating this week after scooping two gold awards at a major ceremony. Wired FM, which is based at both Mary Immaculate ...

WOUB Experience Inspires Grad to Pay it Forward

. Posted on: Wayne Hepler graduated from Ohio University in 1980 and 1989. ATHENS, OH – In many ways, Wayne Hepler’s life has come full circle. As a mass commu...

HIP Video Promo presents: Ultra Major premieres a symbolic color palette music video "Disaster" on Metal Injection

Meanwhile, a pair of sketchy types lurk and jitter, one in a skeleton t-shirt and in need of a comb, the other burning white candles in her open palm. BROOKLYN,...

Limerick radio station wired and ready to broadcast to global audience

STUDENT radio station Wired FM, located at Mary Immaculate College and Limerick Institute of Technology, has been selected as the Irish representative for the 1...

Student journalist is REMOVED from college radio station after Jacob Blake tweet

Student journalist is REMOVED from role at college radio station after tweeting a link to details about sexual assault allegations against Jacob Blake Rae'Lee K...

The Royle Family secrets: £100k blunder disaster, testicle slip & naughty corner

The Royle Family has had the nation in stitches for over two decades - but it sounds like it would have been even funnier watching the cats make the show. After...

Tony Blackburn returns to beach where he was 'shipwrecked'

He spent three years looking at Frinton from three-and-half miles away, but only ever visited the town when the pirate radio ship ran aground on a stormy night....

DJ MistaJam leaving BBC radio after 15 years

Real name Peter Dalton, MistaJam was born in Nottingham and began DJing at local events as a teenager before taking on a role at a local pirate radio station. ...

Billboard goes up showing Bristol's first Black female DJs

A new billboard has gone up in St Werburghs in celebration of one of the first Black female DJs in Bristol who 'changed the Bristol music scene'. The DJ and art...

Patrick Freyne: 'For personal writing, people need to feel they're in safe hands

PATRICK FREYNE IS best known as a journalist, but scratch the surface of his life and you’ll find lots of unexpected stories lurking. Think camping on wasteland...