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BARC participating in ‘science, skill and service’

Press release. Members of the Bishop Amateur Radio Club will be participating in the national Amateur Radio Field Day exercise, June 23 – 24 at Diaz Lake, just south of Lone Pine. Since 1933, ham radio operators across North America have established temporary ham radio stations in public locations....

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

Today we’re asking one of the editors, Assadiq Musa, about his favorite Radio Dabanga programme. Fi El Mizan did not shy away from topics considered taboo in Sudanese culture, such as sexual violence. “In 2009, we started a programme for Radio Dabanga in cooperation with the Institute for War and....

Deutsche Welle marks 65th anniversary With a plethora of crises and rising populism across the globe, Germany's international broadcaster is facing fresh challenges. On Tuesday, Chancellor Angela Merkel is due to speak at a ceremony marking the anniversar

"Dear listeners in faraway countries" — with these words from German President Theodor Heuss, Deutsche Welle (DW) began broadcasting on May 3, 1953. Germany's foreign public radio station was charged with providing audiences abroad with a political, economic, and cultural picture of the country.

Makers of Dabanga: The story of Klaas van Dijken

Displaced hiding in caves in western Jebel Marra in February 2016 (RD) Several experienced journalists make the daily news broadcasts of Radio Dabanga possible. Today we ask Klaas van Dijken, a freelance journalist, to tell his story. Klaas is one of the only European journalists to have travelled....

Shortwave radio and the letter from North Korea

HISTORY IN THE MAKING Singapore is today hosting an historic summit between Donald Trump and Kim Jong Un, with more than 3,000 members of the media in attendance. Michael Commins on his remarkable communication from inside North Korea THE Korean peninsula dominates world news coverage this week.

US broadcaster loses Myanmar outlet over Rohingya name

BANGKOK: A United States government-affiliated broadcaster that provides news to Asian countries is losing its partner in Myanmar after refusing to stop using the word "Rohingya" to describe an oppressed Muslim minority. Monday was the last day DVB Media Group's network carried Radio Free Asia's....

Magnetic zenith effect

Sammanfattning : In ground based high frequency (HF) radio pumping experiments, absorption of ordinary (O) mode pump waves energises the ionospheric plasma, producing optical emissions and other effects. Pump-induced or natural kilometre-scale field-aligned density depletions are believed to play a....

North Korea defector now counters propaganda

Kim Seung-chul escaped North Korea in the 1990s. Today, he is fighting back against propaganda back home one radio broadcast at a time. Kim lives in Seoul, South Korea, and runs North Korea Reform Radio. He spoke to Newsy about his life and his mission. Here is a partial transcript of the interview.

Remote Sensing, Vol. 10, Pages 916: TerraSAR-X and Wetlands: A Review

Abstract Since its launch in 2007, TerraSAR-X observations have been widely used in a broad range of scientific applications. Particularly in wetland research, TerraSAR-X’s shortwave X-band synthetic aperture radar (SAR) possesses unique capabilities, such as high spatial and temporal resolution,....

Atlanta was in the thick of D-Day action

''We had a radio on in the newsroom when we heard our boss speaking from England," remembers Pat LaHatte, The Atlanta Journal's picture editor on D-Day. "Pandemonium broke out." This was surely the Journal's finest hour. Managing editor Wright Bryan, on leave as a war correspondent, had hitched a....

Sudan: Life-saving radio: Reporting on cholera in Sudan

The effect of Radio Dabanga on lives of Sudanese people became clear when a cholera epidemic broke out in Sudan in September 2016. In the following months, large towns as well as remote areas and camps for internally displaced people faced high numbers of cholera infections.

Pherwani lifts double crown

Pherwani of the Cricket Club of India (CCI) has lifted a coveted double crown in the Maharashtra Billiards and for juniors. The young cueist, who is India's No. 2 in both formats, had a direct entry to the two 'Super' finals and on both occasions he defeated the Radio Club's Rayaan Razmi, who had finished as Maharashtra No.

Radio Program Highlight: ‘Reuniting loved ones’

Today we’re asking one of the editors and a listener about their favorite Radio Dabanga programs. Lost & Found is the one closest to my heart,” says Ibrahim Jadelkarim , editor of Radio Dabanga. “The program is broadcast by shortwave radio every week, with the aim of reuniting loved ones who have lost contact with each other when fleeing conflict.

Strong to Severe T-Storms tomorrow morning

Right now we are seeing severe thunderstorms in New Mexico. A few thunderstorms are in West Texas also and along the cold front well to our south. It's the New Mexico storms we are watching closely to see if they will make it to Texoma Monday morning. Late on Monday a shortwave trough continues to....

Deutsche Welle marks 65th anniversary

"Dear listeners in faraway countries" — with these words from German President Theodor Heuss, Deutsche Welle (DW) began broadcasting on May 3, 1953. Germany's foreign public radio station was charged with providing audiences abroad with a political, economic, and cultural picture of the country.

Deutsche Welle marks 65th anniversary

"Dear listeners in faraway countries" — with these words from German President Theodor Heuss, Deutsche Welle (DW) began broadcasting on May 3, 1953. Germany's foreign public radio station was charged with providing audiences abroad with a political, economic, and cultural picture of the country.

Frequently Asked Questions

Why are donations urgent now? The international political situation has caused a winding down of the usual support that Radio Dabanga bases its operations on. This, coupled with our imminent independence from Free Press Unlimited, means that Radio Dabanga’s need for funding is greater than ever.

FAQ

Why are donations urgent now? The international political situation has caused a winding down of the usual support that Radio Dabanga bases its operations on. This, coupled with our imminent independence from Free Press Unlimited, means that Radio Dabanga’s need for funding is greater than ever.

Portland metro Thursday weather: Clouds all day with a slight chance of showers; high of 63

A short wave trough will move through southwest Washington and northwest Oregon on Thursday and likely will bring a few showers along with it. Under mostly cloudy skies, the temperatures will dip below seasonal normals with a high of only 63 degrees. Forecasters with the National Weather Service....

All About Those Weird “Numbers” Stations

Numbers stations started in World War I and have likely been in continuous operation ever since, operating in more or less the same way. A particular station will broadcast at a particular frequency, typically on the shortwave band. It may play music, or static, and at a predetermined time a voice....

Hengels: Local radio clubs offer camaraderie, community service

If you’ve participated in any number of organized runs, such as the recent American Cancer Society Sole Burner, the Cellcom Marathon or the Fox Cities Marathon, you might have noticed yellow vested radio operators along the route cheering you on. Most likely, these men and women are members of a....

AIR Chennai’s 80-year journey

June next year will see All India Radio (AIR) Madras/Chennai celebrate its 80th birthday. The station had evolved from the first broadcasting service in India, V Krishnaswamy Chetty’s Madras Presidency Radio Club established in 1924. It made its first broadcast from Holloway’s Garden in Egmore on July 31.

Over and out for Taranaki's Citizen Band Radio Club

Peter Robinson says the Taranaki CB Radio Club has played a vital role in many search and rescues. After 50 years of communicating via CB radio, it's over and out for the Taranaki Citizen Band Radio Club. The club has closed down due to dwindling numbers of members due to health issues or death, despite the radios still being in common use.

Obituary: Kenneth E. Schwarz

Kenneth E. Schwarz died peacefully, at the age of 90, on May 1, 2018, at his Prescott, Arizona home with his loving family surrounding him. Ken spent his growing-up years in Oakland and Healdsburg, California. Ken, proudly served his country during WW2 in the 2nd Engineers Special Brigade, as a short wave radio operator.

It’s the End of the World, and I Feel Terrible

The serenity is unbelievable, except I want to believe it. Bluest waves with silver froth. Sun through the palms is damn near orgasmic. And solitude! If I can’t finish the book here, it’ll be my own fault. Sort of knew I shouldn’t bring the shortwave. That’ll teach me to donate to NPR. Just can’t resist a “thank you gift.

Jaipuria Hospital emergency unit to get new facilities

JAIPUR: Jaipuria Hospital’s emergency unit is undergoing facelift. It has signed an MoU with a private company for enhancing facilities in its radio diagnosis in its emergency unit. As of now, trauma cases such as road accident victims have to face difficulties in getting X-rays and other radiology tests.
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BARC participating in ‘science, skill and service’

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

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

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

Makers of Dabanga: The story of Klaas van Dijken

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

Shortwave radio and the letter from North Korea

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

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

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

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

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

Will Raising Retirement Age Weaken Putin? – OpEd

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Unionized MGM workers in Las Vegas voting to ratify contract

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

Trump administration pulls US out of UN human rights council

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

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

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

LETTERS: Real radio treat

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

Radio station Northsound to switch off analogue service

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

Retune your radio to receive BBC Radio Lancashire

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

Clergy Condemns AG Justifying Family Separation With Bible

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

Clergy Condemns AG Justifying Family Separation With Bible

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

Religious groups implore Trump White House: Stop separating immigrant families

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

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

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

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

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

Danny Gokey, Tauren Wells to bring concert to Topeka

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

A South Dakota Christian radio station makes waves

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

Longshot Democrats target 'unwinnable' seats in California

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

Omaha Christian radio station KGBI gets new owner

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

22nd May 2018

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Church and State

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

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

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

Machinery for Sale

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

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

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

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

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

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

In Uganda, football fever causes betting...

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

In Uganda, football fever causes betting flutter

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

In Uganda, football fever causes betting flutter

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

LG 70"UHD 4K SMART webOS 3.5 SAT TV

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

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

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

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

Xplore Introduces New L10 Rugged Mobility Platform

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

Oppo Find X Features Sliding Pop-Up Cameras

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

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

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

Oregon Supreme Court OKs language in gun control proposal

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

Oregon Supreme Court OKs language in gun control proposal

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

Oregon Supreme Court OKs language in gun control proposal

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

Rapper with antisemitic lyrics kicked off radio programme

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

CGT union vows to extend French rail strike

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

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

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

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

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

Seniors Set Unofficial World Record

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Pirate radio stations explode on YouTube

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

Pirate Radio Stations Explode on YouTube

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