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US-based Afrozons “How Far with Sheila O” show berths on HIPTV 4 hours ago

International broadcasting star, Sheila O who was the first female personality to host a nationally-syndicated Afrobeats show in the United States on mainstream terrestrial platforms is set to berth in Nigeria on HIPTV. AfroZons, her ‘groundbreaking’ two-hour weekly radio show, fuses today’s Hip-Hop....

JAMIE FLY’S TESTIMONY: “OVERSIGHT OF THE UNITED STATES AGENCY FOR GLOBAL MEDIA AND U.S. INTERNATIONAL BROADCASTING EFFORTS”

Chairman Engel, Ranking Member McCaul, and other members of the committee, I want to thank you for holding this hearing and inviting me to testify. Until June of this year, I was honored to serve as President and CEO of Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty (RFE/RL), a congressionally funded broadcaster....

Tracking Down Radio Frequency Noise Source, With Help from Mother Nature

Amateur radio operators and shortwave listeners have a common enemy: QRM, which is ham-speak for radio frequency interference caused by man-made sources. Indiscriminate, often broadband in nature, and annoying as hell, QRM spews forth from all kinds of sources, and can be difficult to locate and fix.

Agency's director skips call to testify

WASHINGTON -- The head of the government's main international broadcasting agency flouted a subpoena for congressional testimony Thursday, angering both Democrats and Republicans already alarmed by his management tactics. Michael Pack, chief executive of the U.S.

Lawmakers Criticize Changes at US International Broadcasting Networks

U.S. Agency for Global Media CEO Michael Pack is the first presidential appointee to serve in a new position created by Congress to modernize U.S.-funded broadcasting efforts worldwide. Since taking charge in June, the U.S. international broadcasting CEO has drawn bi-partisan criticism for removing....

Neither Russians Nor Belarusians Favor Belarus Becoming Part Of The Russian Federation – OpEd

According to a new Superjob.ru poll, 39 percent of Russians say they’d vote for amalgamation if a referendum were held, but 24 percent say they’d vote against and 11 percent say they’d refuse to take part in such a vote ( Twenty-six percent said they found it difficult to say how they would vote.

Ex-Radio Free Europe official: Trump-appointed agency chief brought 'chaos and uncertainty'

Jamie Fly, former president and CEO of Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty, will sharply criticize Michael Pack, the new CEO of the U.S. Agency for Global Media, for politicizing the American government’s international broadcasting arm and severely disrupting U.S. media efforts in a hearing Thursday.

Australia: I thought you said you were single?: analysing the new model defamation provisions publication rule

After almost a decade of deliberation, the Model Defamation Amendment Bill 2020 was passed in the New South Wales Parliament last month. The reforms import a rational single publication rule but leave several uncertainties in play for digital media platforms.

Radiance enhancement and shortwave upwelling radiative flux methods for efficient detection of cloud scenes

Abstract: The description, imagery and interpretation of cloud scenes by remote sensing datasets from Earth-orbiting satellites have become a great debate for several decades. Presently, there are many models for cloud detection and its classifications have been reported.

U.S. Relations With Djibouti

More information about Djibouti is available on the Djibouti Page and from other Department of State publications and other sources listed at the end of this fact sheet. U.S.-DJIBOUTI RELATIONS. The United States established consular representation in the colony of French Somaliland in 1929.

RFE Launches in Hungary as Problems Mount at Home

RFE/RL is giving independent journalism a boost in Hungary, but politics at home and abroad are complicating the US government-funded media outlet’s mission.

TuneIn Blocking Debacle: Bombing Internet Radio Back to the Stone Age

When it comes to copyright infringement matters, especially when that involves commercial players doing battle to prevent the wholesale spread of content, my basic position is that all is fair in love and war. If a torrent site, IPTV provider or streaming platform has a specific role to distribute....

US soft power

Some two decades after 9/11, November's U.S. presidential election sees two very different visions for the "war on terror." While terrorism is not the issue it was in 2001, it still has significant potential to influence the campaign in the next two months.

Still no sign of missing pair six months after they were last seen

Police have renewed calls to locate two people missing in the Victorian Alps six months after their disappearance. Russell Hill was last heard on HF radio in the Wonnangatta Valley on March 20. He had been camping near the Wonnangatta River with Carol Clay, having left home a day earlier.

Lukashenka’s Repressions May Push Belarusian Demonstrators Into Taking More Serious Defensive Measures – OpEd

In her weekly “Voice of the Streets” report compiled on the basis of her conversations with Belarusians who are demonstrating against Lukashenka, she says people are reacting increasingly negatively to the regime’s repressive actions and have taken to pulling the masks off the perpetrators ( While....

Increased extreme precipitation challenges nitrogen load management to the Gulf of Mexico

By setting up model experiments with and without climate variability, we distinguished and quantified how climate regulates N loads in this region. We found that climate-related variability (including precipitation, temperature, and shortwave radiation) has accounted for 76% and 72% of the monthly....

Beijing to complete construction of 10 venues for 2022 Winter Olympic Games by year end

With eight projects entering final stage and the construction of two venues being completed already, ten of the 13 construction projects for competition and training venues in the Beijing competition area for the 2022 Beijing Winter Olympic Games are expected to be finished by the end of this year, according to a conference held on Sept.

Welcome to the world of public diplomacy

“Why did the West win the Cold War? Not by use of arms. Weapons did not breach the Iron Curtain. The Western invasion was by radio, which was mightier than the sword.” This statement by Michael Nelson, former chairman of the Reuters Foundation, illustrates the powerful role media played in the Cold War.

Beijing to complete construction of 10 venues for

With eight projects entering final stage and the construction of two venues being completed already, ten of the 13 construction projects for competition and training venues in the Beijing competition area for the 2022 Beijing Winter Olympic Games are expected to be finished by the end of this year, according to a conference held on Sept.

Small-scale volcanic aerosols variability, processes and direct radiative impact at Mount Etna during the EPL-RADIO campaigns

The aerosol properties of Mount Etna’s passive degassing plume and its short-term processes and radiative impact were studied in detail during the EPL-RADIO campaigns (summer 2016–2017), using a synergistic combination of observations and radiative transfer modelling. Summit observations show extremely high particulate matter concentrations.

Small-scale volcanic aerosols variability, processes and direct radiative impact at Mount Etna during the EPL-RADIO campaigns

The aerosol properties of Mount Etna’s passive degassing plume and its short-term processes and radiative impact were studied in detail during the EPL-RADIO campaigns (summer 2016–2017), using a synergistic combination of observations and radiative transfer modelling. Summit observations show extremely high particulate matter concentrations.

World Radio Lets Your Fingers Do the Walking

Listening to radio from distant countries used to take a shortwave rig, but thanks to the Internet we can now pull in streams from all over the globe from the comfort of our own desktop. With a few clicks you can switch between your local news station and the latest in pop trends from Casablanca.

'Bulldozing the firewall': How journalists at Voice of America are rebelling against Trump's war on media The Independent

© Provided by The Independent. In an August memo as the new chief of the US Agency for Global Media (USAGM), the independent federal agency that oversees government-supported publications and broadcasters abroad, Michael Pack justified a recent staff purge by arguing that the publications he oversees are a national security threat.

Patriarch Kirill Won’t Get Vaccinated Until Medicine Has Been Fully Tested – OpEd

That could delay the time at which Russia might acquire herd immunity far into the future. Two days ago, Denis Logunov, head of the Gamaley Laboratories which developed the Sputnik-5 medication says the third phase of testing won’t be completed for as much as a year ( That in turn means that Russia....

Excessive Heat over the Labor Day Weekend, breezy north and east winds will develop Monday night and continue into Tuesday

EPAC surface high builds through Oregon into the Great Basin Monday night into Tuesday as short wave troughing digs into the Intermountain West. North to east surface wind increases over interior NorCal late Monday night into Tuesday morning in response to tightening low level pressure gradient.

RT ban in Latvia leads to international exchanges

The decisions of Latvia's media regulators to act against Russian propaganda channels have caused a counter-reaction from the channel RT (formerly named Russia Today), Latvian Television reported July 22. The pro-Kremlin channel RT has distributed statements from the Association for International....

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Dennis Mattinson’s Weather for Tuesday and Wednesday

Area Forecast for the Owens Valley / The Town of Mammoth Lakes TUE NOV 24 2020 — Take Care. Stay Healthy. WEATHER DISCUSSION: Today and most of Wednesday sees a...

Radio Wireless Remote Control Equipment Market Data Analysis 2019-2026 – HBC, Akerstroms, Autec, Green Electric, Hetronic Group, Ikusi, ITOW, Laird, NBB, OMNEX

Get PDF Sample Copy of Radio Wireless Remote Control Equipment Market at https://www.marketgrowthinsight.com/sample/46879 Radio Wireless Remote Control Equipmen...

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...

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Is Mission Creep Beginning With Russian Forces In Karabakh Area? – OpEd

Aleksandr Bortnikov, director of Russia’s FSB, has said that his agency’s border service was training additional forces for the border between Armenia and Azerb...

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...

COVID-19 infection cross 60 million infections globally as deaths cross more than 1.4 million. Here is the ASEAN status as of Wednesday 7am, November 25, 2020

The coronavirus COVID-19 is affecting 213 countries and territories around the world and 2 international conveyances. Coronavirus Cases globally: 60,049,993 : ...

MIL-OSI Translation: Statement by Minister Ng on the Imposition of US Tariffs on Canadian...

Source: Government of Canada – MIL OSI Regional News in French. The Honorable Mary Ng, Minister of Small Business, Export Promotion and International Trade, tod...

MIL-OSI China: Table tennis restart celebrates China’s containment of COVID-19

“We are back. We make it,” Steve Dainton, CEO of the International Table Tennis Federation (ITTF), said during the ITTF #RESTART series. The series, comprising ...

Child COVID-19 cases in US approach 1.2m

Elementary school children take an exercise break outside at Rogers International School on Nov 19, 2020 in Stamford, Connecticut. [Photo/Agencies] WASHINGTON -...

Rapid thermal screening at JFK speeds passenger transit

Dubai National Air Transport Association (DNATA) has deployed Honeywell's innovative Thermorebellion temperature monitoring solution at John F. Kennedy Internat...

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.

Christian TV

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...

Radio Broadcasting Market Boosting the Growth Worldwide | iHeartMedia, Liberty Media, Sirius XM Holdings

Free Sample Report + All Related Graphs & Charts @ : https://www.advancemarketanalytics.com/sample-report/95065-global-radio-broadcasting-market Radio Broadcast...

South Korea partners with broadcaster on eLoran and 10-cm GPS

“Fourth industrial revolution and advanced technology” for all sectors. The government of South Korea signed an agreement on Oct. 28 for its new eLoran system t...

There’s a surprising format change coming to this LA radio station

More changes are coming to LA Oldies K-Surf (1260 AM); oldies will be going away to make room for, well, I guess another form of oldies: 24/7 classical. The cha...

There’s a surprising format change coming to this LA radio station

More changes are coming to LA Oldies K-Surf (1260 AM); oldies will be going away to make room for, well, I guess another form of oldies: 24/7 classical. The cha...

Global Radio Test Set Market 2020 Precise Scenario Covering Trends, Opportunities and Growth Forecast 2025

Global Radio Test Set Market 2020 Precise Scenario Covering Trends, Opportunities and Growth Forecast 2025 Global Radio Test Set Market 2020 Precise Scenario C...

World's Insatiable Appetite for Spectrum Feeds a US$197,8 Million Projected Global Opportunity for TV White Space Spectrum

NEW YORK Nov. 24, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Read the full report: https://www.reportlinker.com/p05820475/?utm_source=PRN The global market for TV White Space Spectru...

Spearad Expands Advisory Board With Industry Veteran Ralf Jacob

(marketscreener.com) FRANKFURT, Germany, Nov. 24, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Spearad, a technology leader for addressable TV, is expanding its Advisory Board with ind...

Spearad Expands Advisory Board With Industry Veteran Ralf Jacob

FRANKFURT, Germany Nov. 24, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Spearad, a technology leader for addressable TV, is expanding its Advisory Board with industry veteran Ralf Jac...

Spearad Expands Advisory Board With Industry

Spearad GmbH United Kingdom England United States of America Germany. FRANKFURT, Germany, Nov. 24, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Spearad, a technology leader for address...

Airtel, Vedantu to offer tele-education

Airtel Digital TV, the DTH arm of Bharti Airtel (“Airtel”) and Vedantu, the pioneer in LIVE online learning, today announced an innovative partnership to make q...

Best Black Friday iPad deals 2020: Save big on Apple iPad Air and iPad Pro

iPad mini (Wi-Fi, 64GB, 2019): was $399 now $379 @ Amazon Apple's smallest iPad is a favorite for a reason: its more-handheld size makes it ideal for reading. W...

Get ready, Canada: Another emergency public alert test coming Wednesday

Nearly all Canadians across the country, except for those living in Nunavut, can expect to have their Wednesday interrupted by an emergency public alert test th...

T-Mobile Says It’s ‘the Only Adult in the Room on 5G’

T-Mobile has said it is “the only adult in the room on 5G” as it takes Verizon, and to a lesser extent AT&T, to task over 5G claims. T-Mobile and Verizon have t...

6G technology leadership in the US

Even though 5G networks are rolling out at a rapid pace around the world, the race to 6G has already begun. But this race is a marathon, not a sprint. As an avi...

Sphero spinout Company Six launches throwable, video-streaming wheeled drone for first responders

In May, Sphero , the decade-old Colorado-based company best known for its programmable robots, announced Company Six (CO6), a spinoff focused on commercializing...

WATCH LIVE: Colorado Gov. Polis To Update State On Response To Coronavirus Pandemic

Gov. Jared Polis is scheduled to update Coloradans on the state's efforts to deal with the coronavirus pandemic on Tuesday, Nov. 24, at 12:30 p.m. from the carr...

WATCH LIVE: Colorado Gov. Polis To Update State On Response To Coronavirus Pandemic

Gov. Jared Polis is scheduled to update Coloradans on the state's efforts to deal with the coronavirus pandemic on Tuesday, Nov. 24, at 12:30 p.m. from the carr...

Latest on COVID-19 in MN: 6K new cases, 38 deaths; Walz outlines aid plan

The deaths reported Tuesday raised Minnesota’s toll to 3,303. Among those who’ve died, about 68 percent had been living in long-term care or assisted living fac...

Top Campaign Spenders Won 88 Percent of 2020 Races

Eliana Miller is a journalism intern at the Center for Responsive Politics. Eliana is a recent graduate of Bowdoin College, where she majored in Hispanic studie...

1 In 49 Coloradans Are Contagious And DIA Is Jammed — Your Negative Test Won't Save Your Family

You braved long lines at a testing center and you got a COVID-19 test. You came back negative. Now you can go have a normal Thanksgiving weekend with your famil...

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...