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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.

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.

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.

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.

Guest lineups for the Sunday news shows

An approaching shortwave will bring us the chance for some t-storms early Saturday and staying scattered likely throughout the morning.

Dennis Mattinson’s Wednesday Weather Report

AREA FORECAST: Owens Valley / Mammoth Lakes. WED JUL 08 2020. Due to an ongoing shortwave pattern to our north, today will be the coolest of the week, if you want to call 98° in Bishop cool! Thursday through the weekend the heat is on, as current ridging over the region begins to intensify over the NM / AZ State Line.

Storm 5 Alert: Strong storms with threat of damaging wind, flooding on Tuesday afternoon

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WTVF) — Stay weather aware on Tuesday as strong storms with the threat of damaging wind are possible. A Storm 5 Alert is in effect from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. The first short wave moved into the area around 4 a.m. but Middle Tennessee and Southern Kentucky are still experiencing its....

Clay Co. Ham Radio Club conducts Relay League Field Day

WICHITA FALLS, Texas (TNN) - The Clay County Amateur Radio Club had it's annual Relay League Field Day today. Using solar panels and alternate power sources, the radio club has contacts come in from all over the United States. “We’re contacting a lot of other Ham operators in south Texas right now....

Dennis Mattinson’s Thursday Weather

THU JUN 25 2020 WEATHER DISCUSSION: Not truly exceptional for this time of year, but our heat wave is still living up to the first week of Summer. The ridge responsible should get flattened a bit by a shortwave passing to our north, but remain in control through Saturday.

Radio Free Trump Decapitating America’s state-funded media

I N COMMUNIST times, recalls Stoyana Georgieva, editor-in-chief of the Bulgarian news website mediapool.bg, her grandfather would listen in secret to the American-sponsored shortwave radio stations that were among the few sources of uncensored news behind the Iron Curtain: Voice of America ( VOA ), Radio Free Europe and Radio Liberty ( RFE RL ).

OPINIONISTA: An honest look back at radio amid Eusebius McKaiser storm

The Twitter storm that erupted after the announcement that Eusebius McKaiser was leaving 702 reminded me of the toxic legacy apartheid has left in South African radio. “What a joke, he is a disgrace,” This was as one of the kinder comments from “white” Twitter. Another: “How bad must the rest be if this is considered the best they had.

StormTeam 3: Scattered storms expected for ~parts~ of the area today

After strong and severe storms rolled across the area yesterday afternoon, some of us still stand to see more, albeit weaker, thunderstorms Monday. A very subtle shortwave will work across parts of Iowa during the middle of the day Monday, and storms are expected to continue to fire off ahead of and near this disturbance.

First Alert Forecast: (6/21 PM)

The focal point of tonight’s forecast is going to be the showers and storms that’ll develop later tonight. A shortwave will move through southwest Kansas and northwestern Oklahoma, enhancing any severe storms that develop. The hardest hit areas are looking to be those in northern Oklahoma from Woodward, to Enid, Clinton & OKC.

Regional Project Manager

Okapi Consulting is recruiting a: Project Manager for the Radio Ndarason Network. Okapi Consulting gets people talking to each other in conflict zones and fragile states. We are a leader in innovative media and research projects across Africa, especially in tough places inside conflict zones,....

Remote Sensing, Vol. 12, Pages 1950: Uncertainty in Satellite-Derived Surface Irradiances and Challenges in Producing Surface Radiation Budget Climate Data Record

The Clouds and the Earth’s Radiant Energy System (CERES) Energy Balanced and Filled (EBAF) Edition 4.1 data product provides global surface irradiances. Uncertainties in the global and regional monthly and annual mean all-sky net shortwave, longwave, and shortwave plus longwave (total) irradiances are estimated using ground-based observations.

Rainbow Radio League not associated with LBGT – Donald DeRiggs

A local amateur radio club has changed its name from the ‘Rainbow Radio League’ so as not to be associated with the LBGT lifestyle. Donald DeRiggs, director of the group said in a release that on the occasion of the organization’s 25th anniversary, a decision was taken to change the name from the....

Software Defined Radio Site Closes

writes: The site known in amateur radio for access to a plethora of SDR (Software Defined Radio) sites sdr.hu has now closed down. The SDR sites that exists all over the world are for listening in to primarily shortwave radio. From the site: I'd like to say a big thanks to everyone who joined my....

Cuban Authorities Announce Post-COVID-19 Recovery Process

Cuban President Miguel Díaz-Canel, Prime Minister Manuel Marrero Cruz and Minister of Economy Alejandro Gil appeared on the Mesa Redonda prime time radio and TV program Thursday evening. On the two-hour program, the island's top authorities announced the post-COVID-19 recovery process. Havana, Cuba.

Tracing The Origins Of The Coronavirus | Short Wave | NPR

week-at-a-glance (June 8 – June 12) view of our new television schedules to meet the needs of students at home. that align with the programming for Tuesday, June 9th. #LearnAtHome Tracing The Origins Of The Coronavirus | Short Wave | NPR.

How the Airwaves Were a Catalyst to Rwanda’s Genocide

In July 1993, Radio Television Libre des Mille Collines (RTLM) was created. There was Radio Rwanda, the national radio station which was controlled by the government, and a few other radio stations that could be heard by short wave. There were some radical journalists at Radio Rwanda, but there was still a degree of moderation.

'Music to kill to': Rwandan genocide survivors remember RTLM

Songs of hate. In July 1993, RTLM was created. It was a turning point. We had very few radio stations before then. There was Radio Rwanda, the national radio station which was controlled by the government, and a few other radio stations that could be heard by short wave.

Nashville weather: It's about to get summertime hot

Following a "hot, humid and yucky" day, Wednesday may see some thunderstorms overnight, the National Weather Service says. Although the chance is minimal, only at 20%, the possibility of storms will linger through Friday, the forecast shows. This is thanks to a weak shortwave that is predicted to move in overnight Tuesday.

Zap! Killing the Coronavirus With UV Light Shows Promise

We’ve known for a century that UVC light, a highly energetic shortwave form of UV light, is capable of destroying viruses on a cellular level — and scientists are hopeful the same technology could be used against the coronavirus that causes COVID. China has been leading the charge, using UVC light....

Showers return after a dry weekend

Sunny Sunday... What a nice day! Most of us got to the low to mid 70s across the board. We had a breeze out of the south from 5-10 mph with plenty of sunshine. Areas across SE MN saw some more clouds as an approaching shortwave moved in. We can expect a pleasant evening with a low of 59 overnight and increasing clouds for everyone.

New Study Finds Cars Parked in The Sun Can Effectively Kill Coronavirus With Heat

A recent study by the University of Georgia has found out that a car’s greenhouse effect, resulting from the sun’s shortwave radiation sneaking past the automotive glass, could kill the Coronavirus. The study found out that even on days when the outside temperature was close to 21 degree Celsius,....

These farm animal stereotypes are debunked with science

, BDN Staff May 21, 2020 6:00 pm Lately, I spend a lot of time listening to podcasts. One that I especially love is Shortwave, a short daily science podcast from NPR. A recurring segment that they have on the show is called “Animal Slander,” where hosts Maddy Sofia and her guests debunk common myths about animals by talking to scientists.

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Dennis Mattinson’s Weather Forecast for Thursday and Friday

WEATHER FORECAST: The Owens Valley / The Town of Mammoth Lakes THU FEB 25 2021 4:09 AM PST SYNOPSIS: Winds Advisory issued for the Owens Valley from 4 pm yester...

Neither CRTC nor CBC following the law by allowing dismantling Radio Canada International

The CBC’s unrestrained transition from a public broadcaster into a disruptive, taxpayer-funded commercial operator was laid bare again this month. This time, th...

3D Print Your Next Antenna

Building antennas is a time-honored ham radio tradition. Shortwave antennas tend to be bulky but at VHF frequencies the antenna sizes are pretty manageable. [Fj...

Addis Ababa Contemporary Art Exhibited in Nairobi, BBC World Service Radio Goes Mobile in Nigeria

By Ogova Ondego Published June 13, 2015. Eleven Ethiopian contemporary artists are set to exhibit their creativity in the Kenyan capital, Nairobi. The 25-day ex...

Champions of the Pacific

A weekly sports show exploring the triumphs, struggles and passions of the Pasifika athlete. Wednesdays at 9:40pm or via shortwave and digital broadcast from ea...

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NHK WORLD-JAPAN’s Contract With SES’ ASTRA Grows Beyond 45 Million European Households

With a renewal to 45 million satellite TV homes across Europe and ever growing as a result of the Corona virus Japan International Broadcasting renewed its mult...

Deutsche Welle resumes Hungarian service amid free press fears

Germany’s international broadcaster Deutsche Welle has begun producing material in Hungarian for the first time in decades, driven by concerns at declining medi...

Armenian Defense Minister Says Yerevan Would Like Russia Expand Gyumri Base – OpEd

The base exists on the basis of a 1995 Moscow-Yerevan agreement, one that was extended in 2010 allowing Russian forces to remain there until 2044. At present, o...

German broadcaster resumes Hungarian service amid free press fears BERLIN (Reuters)

BERLIN (Reuters) - Germany's international broadcaster Deutsche Welle has begun producing material in Hungarian for the first time in decades, driven by concern...

Khelo India fest in Gulmarg reflects J&K touching new heights in peace, devpt: PM

GULMARG: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday said holding of Khelo India International Games Festival at the famous ski-resort of Gulmarg in north Kashmir ’s...

New USAID Partnership Promotes Equity in Science

Today, the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) launched a formal partnership with Minorities in Agriculture, Natural Resources and Related Science...

Gwyn Morgan: Air travellers are a convenient scapegoat for Trudeau

Article content. January 7. The prime minister finally announced that international air travellers must show proof of a negative COVID-19 test before boarding t...

IMF, World Bank pledge to support G20 push against global climate risks

By Andrea Shalal WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The leaders of the International Monetary Fund and the World Bank on Friday vowed to step up efforts to combat climate c...

United will pay $49 million to settle air mail fraud case

United Airlines will pay more than $49 million to settle criminal and civil accusations of defrauding the post office in the handling of international mail. The...

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...

What happens when self-described Christian prophets are wrong?

This track record created a loyal audience of hundreds of thousands of people who follow him on social media and hang on his predictions about such topics as th...

Christian Prophets Are on the Rise. What Happens When They’re Wrong?

Jeremiah Johnson, a 33-year-old self-described prophet, was one of the few evangelical Christians who took Donald J. Trump’s political future seriously back in ...

CBN News

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Straddling Senate and pulpit, Warnock highlights religious left's rise in the U.S.

Warnock's runoff election victory on Tuesday over incumbent Kelly Loeffler, the wealthy former chief executive of Bakkt, a cryptocurrency trading platform, is t...

MIL-OSI Europe: Zollner: Day for victims of abuse an important moment for the Church

Source: The Holy See. Headline: Zollner: Day for victims of abuse an important moment for the Church. Father Hans Zollner, a member of the Pontifical Commission...

How ’90s Christian radio enabled Rush Limbaugh’s toxic views

The late Rush Limbaugh’s far-reaching and toxic impact on conservative America and the Republican party is well-known and well-documented. Still, there’s one as...

Update | PAJ in stand-off with Christian radio station

A push by Christian media workers from TBC Radio to join the Press Association of Jamaica (PAJ) has resulted in a dispute, with reports of a stand-off at Sunday...

In an interview with Vatican Radio the Grand Chancellor calls for an equitable distribution of the anti-Covid vaccine

, the Grand Chancellor of the Sovereign Order of Malta talks about the priorities of the institution’s worldwide action in the wake of the Covid pandemic and of...

PAJ in stand-off with Christian radio station

A push by Christian media workers from TBC Radio to join the Press Association of Jamaica (PAJ) has resulted in a dispute, with reports of a stand-off at Sunday...

AP-NORC Poll: One-third of U.S. Adults Are Skeptical of COVID-19 Shots

It was repeated by Matt Helderman, 31, of Greer, South Carolina. “I want to see more security data,” said Helderman, a video editor and associate producer for C...

Jeremy Lin says faith kept NBA dream alive, launches US$200K charity grants in quarantine

New NBA G League signing Jeremy Lin has begun his quarantine in Santa Cruz ahead of the new season with the Warriors and the "Linsanity" star is keeping himself...

D-FW Christian TV network reportedly returned $3.9 million PPP loan after investigation into jet purchase

Dallas televangelist Marcus Lamb and his Daystar Television Network reportedly returned its $3.9 million Paycheck Protection Program loan after an investigation...

Sale of Communicorp closes a chapter for Denis O'Brien

The O'Brien-owned Communicorp is Ireland’s largest commercial radio group with a weekly audience of more than 1.75m listeners. As well as Today FM and Newstalk,...

Sale of Communicorp closes a chapter for Denis O'Brien

The O'Brien-owned Communicorp is Ireland’s largest commercial radio group with a weekly audience of more than 1.75m listeners. As well as Today FM and Newstalk,...

Ad Campaigns Aim to Counter Covid-19 Vaccine Hesitancy

COVID Collaborative is an assembly of organizations and health experts including the NAACP, the Rockefeller Foundation and former commissioners of the Food and ...

Digital Radio Mondiale in Comprehensive Trial by All India Radio (AIR)

26/02/2021 | Press release | Distributed by Public on 26/02/2021 02:09 Digital Radio Mondiale in Comprehensive Trial by All India Radio (AIR) As of mid-Februar...

Denis O’Brien’s Communicorp agrees €100m-plus sale to Bauer Media Audio

, the radio group controlled by Denis O’Brien, has agreed a sale of the company to UK-based Bauer Media Audio for a sum understood to be north of €100 million. ...

ore 18:04 Estée Lauder Signs Actress Ana de Armas as New Global Brand Ambassador

#altro. NEW YORK, Feb. 26, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Estée Lauder today announced that it has signed Ana de Armas, Golden Globe Award-nominated actress and honoree o...

Estée Lauder Signs Actress Ana de Armas as New Global Brand Ambassador

NEW YORK Feb. 26, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Estée Lauder today announced that it has signed Ana de Armas, Golden Globe Award-nominated actress and honoree of the 202...

Estée Lauder Signs Actress Ana de Armas as New Global Brand Ambassador

NEW YORK Feb. 27, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Estée Lauder today announced that it has signed Ana de Armas, Golden Globe Award-nominated actress and honoree of the 202...

Estée Lauder Signs Actress Ana de Armas as New Global Brand Ambassador

NEW YORK Feb. 26, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Estée Lauder today announced that it has signed Ana de Armas, Golden Globe Award-nominated actress and honoree of the 202...

The Wide Shot: It’s March Madness time for streaming

Netflix (203 million subscribers) and Disney+ (94.9 million) are the clear consensus picks to make it into the final rounds. Digital TV Research analyst Simon M...

Looking For a Smartwatch or Fitness Tracker? These Are the Best You Can Buy

Buying forecast for spring 2021: This year so far has been light on wearables launches, but you can bet we’ll see some high-profile products later this year. Fi...

Connected Motorcycle Market : Top Scenario, SWOT Analysis, Business Overview, Future Outlook & Forecasts 2021-2027

This report studies the Connected Motorcycle Market size, industry status and forecast, competition landscape and growth opportunity. This research report categ...

5G Core Market : Top Scenario, SWOT Analysis, Business Overview, Future Outlook & Forecasts 2021-2027

This report studies the 5G Core Market size, industry status and forecast, competition landscape and growth opportunity. This research report categorizes the 5G...

Best Metro by T-Mobile phones

That includes everything from relatively more premium handsets, like the iPhone 12 Pro Max, to more affordable ones, like the long-lasting Moto G Stylus, featur...

Wearable device popularity is skyrocketing in 2020 – and Huawei is the big winner – Wareable

Wearable technology shipments grew 24% in 2020 as the segment experienced tremendous growth in the face of the global pandemic. And while the popularity of smar...

Marcus Garvey Featured on NPR

by Staff Writer National Public Radio (NPR) has featured the life of Marcus Garvey, Jamaica’s first National Hero, on its Throughline podcast , co-hosted and co...

Media BTS fans accuse German radio host of racism over virus comparison A Bavarian DJ said he hoped there would be a vaccine against the South Korean group soon

Berlin A host on a public radio station in Bavaria has provoked online outrage from fans of the South Korean boyband BTS over scathing comments comparing them t...

Portland’s Jo Ann Hardesty nixes funding for Southwest neighborhood group

has decided to permanently cut funding from a neighborhood group after an audit found that money had been mismanaged. Hardesty, who oversees the city’s civic li...

Oregon PBS Claims Climate Change Causing More Droughts, Floods And Heatwaves

A story by Oregon Public Broadcasting (OPB) claims climate change is causing an increase in various extreme weather events. This is false. Data from the United ...

Hungarian hospitals on alert due to third wave of pandemic

BUDAPEST, Feb. 26 (Xinhua) -- A high level of preparedness has been ordered in Hungarian hospitals due to the growing number of COVID-19 infections, Prime Minis...

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...

Former Radio 2 presenter launches own radio station from shed amid string of DIY start-ups THEY ARE the modern equivalent of sixties pirate radio DJs

Figures suggest that they are filling gaps in the market that mainstream broadcasters aren’t reaching. “My brother said it’s the new punk people are doing it fo...

Save and rave! How a compilation of pirate radio adverts captures a lost Britain

“H ave you got that record that goes ah-woo-ooo-ooh-yeah-yeah?” It’s a scene familiar to anyone who spent time in a hardcore rave record shop in the 1990s – a p...

Radio Caroline to broadcast Queen’s Christmas message for the first time

Radio Caroline is to broadcast the Queen’s Christmas message for the first time, 56 years after its request was refused for being an unauthorised broadcaster. T...

Radio Caroline to broadcast Queen’s Christmas message for the first time

Radio Caroline is to broadcast the Queen’s Christmas message for the first time, 56 years after its request was refused for being an unauthorised broadcaster. T...

Radio Caroline to broadcast Queen’s Christmas message for the first time

Radio Caroline is to broadcast the Queen’s Christmas message for the first time, 56 years after its request was refused for being an unauthorised broadcaster. T...