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Is Mourinho the 'last bullet' of Florentino Perez? - Feature

Madrid - There is a feeling in Spain that Jose Mourinho is the last bullet of embattled Real Madrid president Florentino Perez....

Atheros Appoints Dan Rabinovitsj as Vice President and General Manager of Its Networking Business Unit

SANTA CLARA, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 06/01/10 -- Atheros Communications, Inc. : http://www.atheros.com (NASDAQ: ATHR), a global leader in innovative technologies for wireless and wired communications, today announced that Dan Rabinovitsj has been appointed vice president and general manager of its Networking Business Unit.

Author takes aim at 'snide' Woman's Hour host

Oliver James, the television psychologist and author on parenting, has complained to the BBC over a clash with Jenni Murray, the Radio 4 Woman's Hour presenter, in which he claims he was "misrepresented".

Akermanis says media and footy can mix

Controversial Western Bulldogs star Jason Akermanis believes he can continue to combine media commitments with his AFL career despite his club's contrary view.

N.Korea 'Harassing Families of Defectors'

North Korean security officers are going house to house to ferret out defectors, the Asahi Shimbun reported from Shenyang, China on Monday quoting an informed source. The daily said officers have been harassing households after 6 p.m. since early April to check if the registered residents actually live there.

Critic's Notebook: A season with gusto

Gustavo Dudamel's remarkable first campaign with the Philharmonic was as exciting for its sheer adventurousness as for the conductor's promising future. On Oct. 3, 2009, the Los Angeles Philharmonic welcomed Gustavo Dudamel with a free, daylong concert at the Hollywood Bowl. It was a zoo.

Putin encourages peaceful protests – but beware the police beatings

Despite seemingly encouraging words about freedom of speech from Vladimir Putin, the Prime Minister, Russian opposition activists were again beaten and detained when they tried to hold peaceful protests across the country yesterday.

Alistair bunkers down in aid of war restoration

THE long-forgotten 'Cold War' between the might of NATO and the Eastern Bloc is being painstakingly recalled by an Ulster man restoring an underground monitoring station (or bunker) – one of 58 scattered under the soil of Northern Ireland. (31/05/2010)

Israel seizes vessel, protesters say

Israeli naval ships seized control of a protest flotilla carrying humanitarian aid to the Gaza Strip on Monday, killing at least 10 people and injuring several dozen, the Israeli military said. "Israe...

"Challenges" An Addiction Rehab Treatment & Relapse Prevention Program Sponsors Recovery Radio Show

Every Thursday Night Our 10 PM EDT Show On Holistic Lifestyles Radio- We Want To Thank Our Sponsor Challenges Program For Their Support of the Relapse Prevention Hour with Terry Gorski on WWNN 1470 AM Radio. Listen Live (PRWEB) -- Challenges Program is pleased to announce that every Thursday Night...

Belarus Activist Says RFE/RL Popular Among Prison Inmates

An opposition Belarusian activist recently released from prison says RFE/RL's programs in the Belarusian language are available on short wave in jails and are very popular among prison inmates.

Sirit, a Federal Signal Technologies Company, Awarded Contract With Defense Logistics Agency

IRVINE, Calif., May 26 -- Federal Signal Technologies company Sirit Corp. ("Sirit"), a global provider of radio frequency identification ("RFID") technology, announced today that it has been aw...

IPI says Ethiopian election was not free and fair

By Naomi Hunt | International Press Institute (IPI) Ethiopia's electoral board said on Tuesday that the ruling Ethiopian People's Revolutionary Democratic Front (EPRDF) and allied parties had won a Sunday election by a landslide. European Union chief election observer Thijs Berman praised the....

BBC World Service urged to boost online output

The BBC World Service must look to transfer more of its message to the world online and on to mobile telephones in order to counter potentially severe budget cuts and a sharp decline in its traditional shortwave audience, its director has told the Financial Times.

State Media in Burma Silent on Thai Unrest

While Thailand's increasingly volatile political crisis attracts the attention of much of the world's media, people in Burma are getting only a trickle of information about the situation in a country that is host to a vast Burmese migrant population. State-run television in Burma has provided scant....

Teijin Develops Advanced System for Managing Library Books

Teijin Fibers Limited, the core company of the Teijin Group's polyester fibers business, announced today a new book-management system comprising CELL FORM(tm), Teijin's two-dimensional communication sheet, and UHF-band RFID tags. A field trial of the system is now being conducted at Chiba University Library.

G'day Mate: Australian Defence Force Deploys Integrated RF Communication System

Australian government formally accepts MHFCS final version into service. (May 12/10) To provide Australian armed forces with an integrated communications system, the Australian Defence Force contracted with Boeing Defence Australia, a subsidiary of US-based Boeing, to deploy an integrated HF....

Eritrea: Interview with exiled journalist Biniam Simon (5/10/2010)

The people of Eritrea need the basic human rights of freedom of speech and thought. "We need to think freely and talk freely. If you write what the government wants you to, you know you are not reporting the news." DN

Author's Antarctic Adventure Subject of New Suspense Novel

Mystery, intrigue, adventure, and surviving the power of Mother Nature in the world's most dangerous climate all mark “Frozen in Time,” the new, largely autobiographical novel of a participant in the 16th Chilean Expedition to the Antarctic. Langhorne, PA (PRWEB) May 10, 2010 -- M...

(World Politics Review ) Choosing Stability Over Democracy in Ethiopia

Choosing Stability Over Democracy in Ethiopia Lauren Gelfand | Bio | 09 Mar 2010 World Politics Review NAIROBI, Kenya -- It's easy to confuse the interior of Nairobi's Habesha restaurant with a lost corner of Ethiopia. The smell of frankincense and thick, dark coffee waft through the air as the....

Sahara India Media CEO and Editor-in-Chief Sanjeev Srivastava quits

Barely after a four-month stint at Sahara India Media, Sanjeev Srivastava has quit as CEO and Editor-in-Chief.

VOA director writes open letter to Ethiopian listeners

By Andy Sennitt | Radio Netherlands The Voice of America (VOA) is expressing deep concern about the jamming of VOA broadcasts into Ethiopia and the blocking of VOA websites. In an open letter to Ethiopian listeners issued on World Press Freedom Day [3 May], VOA Director Danforth Austin said, “we are opposed to all efforts to [.

VOA Launches News on Arabsat for Ethiopia and the Region

Voice of America announced Wednesday the start-up of a new satellite transmission of many of its Africa language broadcasts, giving the Horn of Africa broadcasts in Afan Oromo, Amharic and Tigrigna prime evening listening time on the 24-hour schedule. Ethiopians and Eritreans with access to....

Somalia: IRIN radio gets thumbs up

IRIN Radio broadcasts a one-hour programme of humanitarian information in Somali direct to Somalia and the Somali-speaking region every day on shortwave. The programme is rebroadcast by several local FM radio stations in Somalia, northeastern Kenya and Nairobi, where there is a large Somali-speaking community.

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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...

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, t...

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 res...

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 Americ...

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...

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by Dan Orlowitz The league's English-language efforts have coincided with a push to expand its international broadcasting footprint. by Dan Orlowitz A late Kan...

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German Museum of Bonn. The Deutsches Museum in Bonn, which specialises in the history of science and technology in Germany, is offering free admission to all of...

COVID-19 Pandemic: Protesters push Ottawa to protect migrant workers

. A COVID-19 outbreak among migrant farm workers in southern Ontario has sparked protests across the country, adding to the mounting pressure on the federal go...

World's sports stars are spared quarantine to save the 'crown jewels' of Britain's summer

World’s sports stars are spared quarantine to save the ‘crown jewels’ of Britain’s summer – including Champions League Football, British Masters Golf tournament...

WHO discontinues hydroxychloroquine trials for COVID-19

The World Health Organisation has discontinued the use of hydroxychloroquine trials for COVID-19 treatment. WHO said it halted the drug’s trial based on the rec...

India’s First COVID-19 Vaccine Could Meet Mid-August Target

Bharat Biotech International Ltd., an unlisted Indian vaccine maker, received the regulatory nod to start human clinical trials for its experimental shot only e...

Why Nigeria can’t stop borrowing – Ahmed, Finance minister

Tunde Ajaja. Amid growing concerns over Nigeria’s debt profile, the Minister of Finance, Budget and Planning, Mrs Zainab Ahmed, has said the dual reality of COV...

Symmetry, Vol. 12, Pages 376: A 3D Mask Presentation Attack Detection Method Based on Polarization Medium Wave Infrared Imaging

Facial recognition systems are often spoofed by presentation attack instruments (PAI), especially by the use of three-dimensional (3D) face masks. However, nonu...

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

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

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

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

BBC to close Whitehaven medium wave transmitter which broadcasts Radio Cumbria

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

Trump says he 'hopes it's true' that he was chosen by God to be president

Donald Trump has responded to claims that he was chosen by God to be the President of the United States. In an interview with the Christian Broadcasting Network...

If annexation doesn't happen in July, it won't happen at all, Israeli settler leaders fear

In recent weeks, settlers have attempted to apply pressure on the president through Christian evangelicals in the United States, including John Hagee , the Prot...

Settlement leader lobbies Evangelicals for help on sovereignty

A senior settlement leader is reaching out to Evangelical Christians in the US, urging them to lobby the White House to back an expanded version of the sovereig...

Trump makes shocking claim about being sent by GOD to be US President

Trump made the absurd remarks in an interview with the Christian Broadcasting Network. In the interview, he was asked whether he agrees with Sarah Sanders, Mike...

Trump says people tell him ‘God put him here to be president’ during interview with Christian broadcaster

Donald Trump has revealed people close to him believe God put him in the Oval Office. In an interview with the Christian Broadcasting Network, Trump was asked i...

Catholic Church agrees with Bishops’ call to withdraw Bill 10

Caritas Zambia stands with Bishops in calling for withdrawal of Bill No.10, according to Vatican radio. Caritas Zambia has supported the Zambia Conference of Ca...

LGBTQI refugees facing persecution in Kenya

Martin Okello, 29, fled to Kenya from his native Uganda to seek asylum and protection under the UN refugee agency. Okello’s life in Uganda was shattered in 2014...

LGBTQI refugees facing persecution in Kenya

Martin Okello, 29, fled to Kenya from his native Uganda to seek asylum and protection under the UN refugee agency. Okello’s life in Uganda was shattered in 2014...

Prayerwaves: Spirit FM's losses reduced by charitable donations

The company behind Christian radio station Spirit FM last year recorded a modest loss of €12,437 - but only after receiving charitable donations totalling €405,...

Men who pushed hydroxychloroquine could cure COVID-19 celebrate after Trump said he was taking it

Throughout Marcht, Rigano made a series of Fox News and conservative and Christian radio appearances to tout the idea that hydroxychloroquine 'cures' the corona...

Christian Songstress Gretchen Keskeys Strikes a Chord with Patriotic Video for 'God Will See Us Through’

NASHVILLE, TN, USA, July 2, 2020 / EINPresswire.com / -- In the midst of a global pandemic and civil unrest, a patriotic music video for the song "God Will See ...

God TV banned after trying to convert Jews to Christianity

God TV, a worldwide evangelical Christian television network, has been taken off the air in Israel after being accused of trying to convert Jews. The network, w...

God TV banned after trying to convert Jews to Christianity

God TV, a worldwide evangelical Christian television network, has been taken off the air in Israel after being accused of trying to convert Jews. The network, w...

Israel closes Christian television channel in rare move

The Hebrew-speaking "Shelanu" channel, which began airing in late April on GOD TV as part of a seven-year deal, will stop broadcasting this week, according to a...

Israel orders US-based Christian TV channel off the air

Israel officials announced Sunday they have withdrawn the broadcast license for a U.S.-based evangelical TV channel that they allege hid its missionary agenda w...

Amber Zoe is helping to make the drive home fun again

There may be plenty of paths to success, but there is one trip that most people share, that’s the commute – and to help make it exciting again Pure Radio Scotla...

Analogue radio given 10-year stay of execution as the UK U-turns on DAB digital future

Analogue radio station licences will be extended for another 10 years, the UK government has said – entirely reversing plans to shut off FM and AM radio station...

Pure Radio’s Lynne Hogan and Paul Harper are bringing their unique flavour to Tayside

on 102 & 106.6 FM. Perth’s own, and former Wave FM breakfast show host, Lynne Hogan will be hosting her show from 10am – 1pm, helping listeners get through the ...

Pure Radio’s Lynne Hogan and Paul Harper are bringing their unique flavour to Tayside

Pure Radio's Lynne Hogan and Paul Harper are bringing their unique flavour to Tayside. Lynne Hogan and Paul Harper are getting ready to take the Dundee, Perth ...

IDGC of Centre JSC : Belgorodenergo implements the Digital Distribution Zone” project in Valuyki

02.07.2020. Belgorod power engineers completed the first stage of creating a digital Distribution Zone on the basis of the Valuysky Distribution Zone of 'Rosset...

SABC has ‘big plans’ to migrate from analogue to digital

The South African Broadcasting Corporation (SABC) has “big plans” to “as soon as possible” migrate from analogue to digital. This was revealed on Friday during ...

OnePlus TV 32Y1 vs Mi TV 4A Pro 32 vs Realme Smart TV 32: Comparing The Best 32-inch Android TVs

OnePlus has now entered the affordable smart TV space in India by launching its new Y-Series of televisions in two sizes – 32-inch and 43-inch. The OnePlus 32Y1...

ABS-CBN: Big Dipper no tax shield

“As far as tax payments... by Big Dipper, I think they are paying more or less correctly their taxes,” Albino Galanza, a regional director of the Bureau of Inte...

'May takot, kaba, trauma': Kim Chiu admits fear of speaking out amid latest ABS-CBN shutdown orders

MANILA Actress Kim Chiu admitted on Wednesday she now fears speaking out amid the latest blow to her home network ABS-CBN. Last Tuesday, separate cease and desi...

Palace distances from NTC’s halt order vs. ABS-CBN programs

MALACAÑANG ON Wednesday distanced itself from the latest move of the National Telecommunications Commission (NTC) to issue two cease and desist orders stopping ...

5 years ago, I thought Apple Watch was very 'meh.' Here's why I changed my mind

and Sony , to name a few, had already launched smartwatches at this point -- but Apple hasn't always concerned itself with having the first of any product. Stil...

5 years ago, I thought Apple Watch was very 'meh.' Here's why I changed my mind

and Sony , to name a few, had already launched smartwatches at this point -- but Apple hasn't always concerned itself with having the first of any product. Stil...

SUBSCRIBER IDENTITY MODULE MARKET COMPREHENSIVE STUDY WITH KEY TRENDS, MAJOR DRIVERS AND CHALLENGES 2020-2026 ETISALAT SERVICES HOLDING, GEMALTO NV, GIESECKE+DEVRIENT GMBH, SOLACIA INC., IDEMIA

Major Market Competitors/Players. Few of the major competitors currently working in the global subscriber identity module market are Bartronics India Limited, E...

What to expect from the next version of 5G

understand how it works or affects us, but the people that define networking standards won’t stop working on it. The 3GPP, which is a group of organizations tha...

Sensors, Vol. 20, Pages 3747: Efficient Estimation of CFO-Affected OFDM BER Floor in Small Cells with Resource-Limited IoT End-Points

Contemporary wireless networks dramatically enhance data rates and latency to become a key enabler of massive communication among various low-cost devices of li...

Written question

The Belgian media receive many forms of funding. Each year, EUR 300 million is channelled into state-owned public broadcasting, while EUR 175 million of taxpaye...

Say it out loud White Supremacists Ideas & Us 01 July, 2020 22

2020-07-01 19:17:53 # Google a story covered by the National Public Radio (NPR) this afternoon. It is one of the special series with the title "America Reckons ...

10 Countries with highest number of COVID-19 infections, as of July 3, 2020

July 3, 2020; © Copyright 2018 Thai Public Broadcasting Service All rights reserved.

Hickenlooper criticized for wearing Native American headdresses at Wyoming hunt

“This was a longstanding, traditional hunt,” Hickenlooper told Colorado Public Radio on Thursday. “The headdress was placed on my head by the hunt chief, Chief ...

China announces new retaliation against news outlets

The Chinese government stopped short, however, of announcing the expulsions of journalists at any of the four American organisations: The Associated Press, CBS ...

What historians will see when they look back on 2020's coronavirus pandemic

Universities, archives and historical societies, ranging from the Smithsonian Natural Museum of American History to a tiny college radio station in Pennsylvania...

Abandon land for a less-taxing life

Suffolk fishermen will be familiar with the Principality of Sealand, a self-proclaimed micro-nation about eight miles off the coast on a disused Second World Wa...

Abandon land for a less-taxing life

Suffolk fishermen will be familiar with the Principality of Sealand, a self-proclaimed micro-nation about eight miles off the coast on a disused Second World Wa...

Tomatoes and Watermelons

From Naewna, May 27, 2017 Title: Fate of Thailand…!! Man on left: Turbulent city bombing. Koo Tee. [Early suspicion about the bombing at the military-run hospit...

National Pirate radio station helps older adults deal with loneliness Scripps National 3:38 PM, May 25, 2020

From the government to nonprofits and individuals, there are so many people helping older adults dealing with isolation and loneliness right now. However, the R...

National Pirate radio station helps older adults deal with loneliness Scripps National 3:38 PM, May 25, 2020

From the government to nonprofits and individuals, there are so many people helping older adults dealing with isolation and loneliness right now. However, the R...