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UN increasingly under threat, Bishop warns in New York

The United Nations and the rules-based international order are being increasingly challenged by a series of global threats, Foreign Minister Julie Bishop has warned in an address to the UN General Assembly. Ms Bishop said "the security of millions of people is at risk" as a result of North Korea's....

United Nations and international order under threat, Julie Bishop warns

Foreign Minister Julie Bishop told the UN the security of millions of people is "at risk" as a result of North Korea's nuclear weapons program. Photo: Andrew Meares Resurgent terrorism across the world and the use of chemical weapons have also put the rules-based order under pressure, Ms Bishop....

1st China (Beijing) leisure conference held

With a theme of "Leisure makes life better", the high-profile meeting, aimed to explore ways to further develop the leisure industry while showcasing the latest leisure trends. Over 100 domestic and foreign officials, experts and entrepreneurs from international leisure organizations and the....

The Latest: Fires still burning Rohingya villages in Myanmar

9 a.m. Amnesty International says that videos taken as recently as Friday afternoon show smoke rising from Rohingya Muslim villages in Myanmar's Rakhine state. Amnesty says its sources in Rakhine claim the fires were set by the Myanmar security forces and vigilante mobs.

UN increasingly under threat, Bishop warns in New York

The United Nations and the rules-based international order are being increasingly challenged by a series of global threats, Foreign Minister Julie Bishop has warned in an address to the UN General Assembly. Ms Bishop said "the security of millions of people is at risk" as a result of North Korea's....

Two people killed during Red Ants eviction in Lenasia

. LEAVE A REPLY You must be to post a comment. logged in The New Age covers news from all nine provinces, along with national events, Op-Ed columns, politics, Africa and International news, sports, business, entertainment, lifestyle, science and technology.

Windjammer aids local bodybuilder’s journey

WINDJAMMER International Cuisine and Comfort Inn yesterday handed over sponsorship to former Mr , Kerwin Clarke, to attend the 46th annual Central American and Caribbean Championships. Clarke, who will join the judges’ panel this time around instead of being on stage, believes that he is advancing his career nonetheless.

UN increasingly under threat, Bishop warns in New York

The United Nations and the rules-based international order are being increasingly challenged by a series of global threats, Foreign Minister Julie Bishop has warned in an address to the UN General Assembly. Ms Bishop said "the security of millions of people is at risk" as a result of North Korea's....

East meets West at Dunhuang cultural exhibition

More than 3,500 exhibits from both China and abroad are on display at the International Convention and Exhibition Center in Dunhuang, located in Northwest China's Gansu province. The exhibit is a crucial p art of the second Silk Road (Dunhuang) International Cultural Expo, hosted to promote cultural....

UN increasingly under threat, Bishop warns in New York

The United Nations and the rules-based international order are being increasingly challenged by a series of global threats, Foreign Minister Julie Bishop has warned in an address to the UN General Assembly. Ms Bishop said "the security of millions of people is at risk" as a result of North Korea's....

Head-on crash on Gardner Expressway injures two

QUINCY -- Gardner Expressway was closed for about 90 minutes early Friday after a head-on crash injured two. The Adams County Sheriff's Department reports a 1996 Ford van driven by Matthew E. Thompson, 32, of Quincy was southbound and a 2018 International semitractor-trailer driven by Brian L.

India v Australia: Tourists need to act fast to salvage dire start to ODI series

Australia's dire start to their Indian tour has left the tourists trailing 2-0, a position from which they have never won a bilateral one-day international series. The last time Australia saved an ODI series from 2-0 down was in 1994 when they fought back to draw after eight matches in South Africa.

Banned from tennis, Nastase starts new career as diplomat

Former Romanian tennis player Ilie Nastase. (AP Photo,CTK/Michal Krumphanzl) Prague (AP) — Ilie Nastase is taking on a new role as a diplomat for the Czech Republic. The Romanian tennis great has been banned by the International Tennis Federation for two years because of his foul-mouthed comments and bad behavior as Romania’s Fed Cup captain.

Indonesian artists to participate in the 2017 Beijing International Art Biennale

Indonesian artists are set to participate in the seventh Beijing International Art Biennale from Sept. 24 to Oct. 15 at the National Art Museum of China, Beijing. Held under the theme The Silk Road and World’s Civilization , their artworks will be displayed at Special Exhibition of the Contemporary Art of Indonesia section.

Olympic organizers try to calm concerns amid North Korea tension

LAUSANNE, Switzerland. With France's sports minister raising questions about security, the IOC is trying to calm concern about the Pyeongchang Games. The International Olympic Committee said Friday it has been in close contact with the United Nations and the "heads of government concerned.

Olympic organizers try to calm concerns amid North Korea tension

LAUSANNE, Switzerland. With France's sports minister raising questions about security, the IOC is trying to calm concern about the Pyeongchang Games. The International Olympic Committee said Friday it has been in close contact with the United Nations and the "heads of government concerned.

St. Clair College celebrates enrolment cracking 10K

St. Clair College is crediting an influx of international students as main reason behind the school's record-breaking enrolment this year. The post-secondary institution announced Friday 10,539 students have signed up with the school this year — a six per cent increase compared to last year.

Many Ontario voters appear to have parked their votes for now: Robert Fisher

Two weeks ago, MPPs returned to Queen's Park and they've been busy. Daily announcements, the byelection bribery trial in Sudbury, a little mud-slinging in Walton earlier this week at the International Plowing Match. Even accusations of libelous comments.

Olympic organizers try to calm concerns amid North Korea tension

LAUSANNE, Switzerland. With France's sports minister raising questions about security, the IOC is trying to calm concern about the Pyeongchang Games. The International Olympic Committee said Friday it has been in close contact with the United Nations and the "heads of government concerned.

Olympic organizers try to calm concerns amid North Korea tension

LAUSANNE, Switzerland. With France's sports minister raising questions about security, the IOC is trying to calm concern about the Pyeongchang Games. The International Olympic Committee said Friday it has been in close contact with the United Nations and the "heads of government concerned.

Global Goals a ‘blueprint’ for fair and equitable development, Kenya tells UN Assembly

. Amina Chawahir Mohamed, Cabinet Secretary for Foreign Affairs and International Trade of the Republic of Kenya, addresses the general debate of the General Assembly’s seventy-second session. UN Photo/Cia Pak. 22 September 2017 #150 Speaking at the 72nd annual general debate at the United....

Mexico: Fleet Management Framework Consultancy

The International Maize and Wheat Improvement Center, known by its Spanish acronym, CIMMYT, is a not-for-profit agricultural research for development organization with partners in over 100 countries. Please refer to our website for more information http://www.cimmyt.

First airline flights land in Puerto Rico since Maria hit

The first airline flights to hurricane-battered Puerto Rico arrived Friday, but difficult conditions at the island's main airport caused airlines to scale back plans for more flights over the weekend. Two American Airlines planes from Miami and one from Philadelphia arrived at San Juan's Luis Munoz Marin International Airport Friday morning.

Weatherford Announces Registered Exchange Offer For Previously Issued 9.875% Senior Notes Due 2024

BAAR, Switzerland Sept. 22, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Weatherford International plc (NYSE: WFT) (the "Company" or "Weatherford") announced today that Weatherford International Ltd. ("Weatherford Bermuda"), a Bermuda exempted company and indirect, wholly owned subsidiary of the Company, is offering to....

Airshow London cleared for take-off

Airshow London officially opened its gates to the public Friday afternoon. But between practice flights, skydiving opportunities and school trips — there’s been plenty of action for the past few days at the London International Airport. The Snowbirds, the U.S.

Sidi N. Bojang:

President Barrow. (JollofNews) – A few hours after delivering his maiden speech at the United Nations’ General Assembly, New York, President Adama Barrow of the Gambia has signed a treaty for the abolition of the death penalty as part of the Second Optional Protocol to the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights.

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Radio waves 'make the sky glow': Artificial aurora to be created over western Arctic

The experiment is out of the High-frequency Active Auroral Research Program (HAARP) Observatory at Gakona, AK, and is planned for 9:30 p.m. Alaska time. Chris F...

Chertsey Radio Club buys licence to help parents communicate with autistic children

has bought a UK business licence to allow the parents of autistic children to keep in touch with their kids through radio handsets. The idea started when CRC me...

News Feature : OPINION: Why Australia must restore shortwave radio to the Pacific? [18/09/2017

By John Greenshields On our Australian doorstep is an amazing place, Papua New Guinea. Seven of us were there for the month of August, exploring a remote region...

Week Ahead

• Muscle Shoals Amateur Radio Club meeting and amateur radio license exams, 7 p.m., Colbert County Emergency Management Agency, 120 W. Fifth St., Tuscumbia. inf...

Here's Where Cold War Radio Stations Broadcast Spies' Secret Codes

If you tuned into just the right shortwave radio frequency in the 1970s, you might hear a creepy computerized voice reading out a string of numbers. It was the ...

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Consequently, even if the authorities do identify one or another of the callers or those behind that individual or group, others are likely to make use of the s...

Competing Mobilizations: Minsk Promoting Belarusianization; Moscow, Re-Sovietization – OpEd

By Paul Goble Minsk is promoting the Belarusianization of Belarus while Mmoscow is pushing its re-Sovietization. But because both are being imposed from above, ...

Calls To Restore Chinese Name For Tuva Rile Russians – OpEd

Tuva or Bust. It did attract the interest of some when during perestroika, violent clashes between Tuvans and ethnic Russians led to the departure of many of th...

How SES’ O3b mPower system shows future of global connectivity

By Prince Osuagwu LUXEMBOURG-based provider of satellite communications, SES, at the just concluded International Broadcasting Convention, IBC in Netherlands, l...

Officials Condemn Demolition of Ethnic Georgians’ Homes in S. Ossetia

Georgian officials slammed as “genocide” and “ethnic cleansing” the decision of the Russian-backed authorities in South Ossetia to demolish the houses of ethnic...

Cricket: ICC launches anti-corruption investigation into Sri Lanka cricket

Dubai: The International Cricket Council (ICC) has launched an anti-corruption investigation in Sri Lanka but did not specify if any particular series involving...

ICC confirms corruption unit probe into Sri Lanka

BRISTOL: The International Cricket Council (ICC) announced Saturday it had initiated investigations in Sri Lanka and that officers from its anti-corruption unit...

Etihad, Citi celebrate early completion of treasury project

Etihad Airways and its international cash management bank partner Citi have successfully completed a project six months ahead of schedule to introduce new autom...

World's top 20 international air routes revealed

Almost all of the world’s 20 busiest air routes are in east Asia, with no representatives from either the UK or the US. According to a survey by Routesonline, H...

Minister of Information meets Governor of West Darfur State

Khartoum, Aug.28(SUNA)-Minister of Information, Dr Ahmed Bilal Osman met in his office, Monday, Governor of West Darfur State, Fadl-al-Mula Al-Haga. The meeting...

FIJIANS in the most remote areas of Fiji will now be able to have better access to disaster-related information during a disaster. more...

Prime Minister Voreqe Bainimarama switches on the medium wave radio transmission while JICA resident rep Hiroyuki Sawada (left) and FBC CEO Riyaz Sayed-Khaiyum ...

AM radio now Fiji-wide

Fiji's prime minister says all Fijians can now tune in to the 'national dialogue' following the rehabilitation of the country's medium wave radio infrastructure...

Update: 12:25PM A NEWLY-rehabilitated medium wave AM infrastructure and transmission was launched by Fiji's Prime Minister Voreqe Bainimarama this morning. more...

Update: 12:25PM A NEWLY-rehabilitated medium wave AM infrastructure and transmission was launched by Fiji's Prime Minister Voreqe Bainimarama this morning. With...

AIR to revitalise Punjabi service to augment reach in India,

Public service broadcaster All India Radio (AIR) is planning to "revitalise" its Punjabi service to augment its reach to the Punjabi-speaking listeners "on both...

We're at the End of White Christian America -- What Will That Mean?

America is a Christian nation: this much has always been a political axiom, especially for conservatives. Even someone as godless and immoral as the 45th presid...

Sex-trafficking victim, ministry founder, signs movie deal

Tajuan McCarty, who founded The WellHouse ministry in Birmingham to fight sex trafficking, has signed a deal with a Christian film production company to have a ...

Mike Huckabee and the Rise of Christian Media Under Trump

Huckabee, an early Trump supporter and frequent surrogate for the administration on Fox News, represents a very specific segment of evangelicals: those who are ...

The stark racial and religious divide between Democrats and Republicans, in one chart

The Public Religion Research Institute released a massive new survey of American religious adherence today. Among other things it contained this stunning insigh...

Turkey’s Armenian and Jewish communities struggle for preservation of Princes' Islands

reported. Vatican Radio Construction works will affect the beaches, forests, and former state-owned buildings. In addition to environmental activists, Christian...

Rhett Walker Band Debuts New Single 'I Surrender' Today

Rhett Walker BandCover for Rhett Walker Band's 2017 single "I Surrender." Today is the day that Rhett Walker Band releases their new single to Christian radio, ...

Pope urges end to violence in Colombia, calls for reconciliation

BOGOTA: Pope Francis urged Colombias leaders on Thursday to set aside "hatred and vengeance" and "listen to the poor, to those who suffer" in a nation that is e...

Pope Francis urges end to violence in Colombia, calls for reconciliation

Pope Francis urged Colombias leaders on Thursday to set aside “hatred and vengeance” and “listen to the poor, to those who suffer” in a nation that is emerging ...

Francis urges end to violence, calls for reconciliation in Colombia

Want create site? Find and plugins. Free WordPress Themes Pope Francis urged Colombia’s leaders on Thursday to set aside “hatred and vengeance” and “listen to t...

Why Americans love doomsday prophecies

Here we are again. News reports are abuzz with a “Christian numerologist” suggesting that Sept. 23, 2017, is the fixed date for the end of the world. It could b...

Kurdistan referendum sparks fear in Christians, Yazides and Turkmen

Erbil (AsiaNews) - The Chaldeans of Zirofan battalion protect the Saint Elia church in the Christian area of ​​Erbil without arms. They have the relaxed air. "W...

Sheikh Fizazi VS Brother Rachid on YouTube this October 10

By Hajar El Kahlaoui. Rabat – After reportedly declining for a televised debate, Sheikh Mohamed Fizazi has accepted the Christian TV personality’s challenge. In...

Salafi Cleric Agrees to Debate Controversial Moroccan Christian TV Host

By Hajar El Kahlaoui. Rabat – After reportedly declining Brother Rachid’s call for a televised devate, Sheikh Mohamed Fizazi has accepted to the Christian TV pe...

Alt R&B, Neo-Soul Artist ‘JMSN’ Coming to Bangkok in November

BANGKOK — An American indie R&B, neo-soul artist will perform a gig in Bangkok as a part of his just-announced Asia tour. Michigan-raised but LA-based, singer-s...

Man spent $84,000 in federal money on personal items

Cruise expenses, satellite radio and luxury vehicle repairs were among items a chief financial officer of a New Orleans nonprofit illegally paid for with federa...

Now You Can Turn Your Radio Dial To D.C. Government

isn't the only radio station on the D.C. dial sponsored by a government. As of today, D.C. now has its own station. Called DC Radio and available on 96.3 HD4, i...

Morrissey reveals new single ‘Spent The Day in Bed’

A file picture of British singer Morrissey. — AFP pic LOS ANGELES, Sept 20 — The former Smiths frontman has unveiled a new single called Spent The Day in Bed. D...

Pandora Hopes That Video Saves the Fading Radio Star

Video Plus allows Pandora's non-paying customers to enjoy some of the perks it offers premium subscribers in exchange for viewing 15 seconds of a video ad. Opti...

Grammy award winner Chris Tomlin coming to capital city

Christian music superstar Chris Tomlin will be performing on Dec. 1 in the Capital City to help raise money for Baptist Hospice, a faith-based, not-for-profit h...

StarTimes to assemble decoders/TV in Nigeria

Anna Okon. Digital terrestrial television and satellite television service provider, StarTimes, is set to commence local assembling of decoders and television s...

Digital network helps Tibetan town stay in touch

Communicating with the 502 residents in Trashi Thongmon community used to be a problem. Calling all of the 135 households was time-consuming and expensive. Maki...

UK.gov lays down rules for cross-Whitehall data slurps Consultation opens on codes of practice for Digital Economy Act 22 Sep 14:58

UK.gov lays down rules for cross-Whitehall data slurps Consultation opens on codes of practice for Digital Economy Act. The UK government has offered more deta...

Joy Prime To Unveil New Morning Show

Joy Prime, one of the leading indigenous entertainment channels on free-to-air digital television service, Multi TV is set to unveil a new morning TV show accor...

StarTimes to assemble decoders/TV in Nigeria

Anna Okon. Digital terrestrial television and satellite television service provider, StarTimes, is set to commence local assembling of decoders and television s...

Apple's new devices cannot run superfast wireless networks

San Francisco, Sep 24 (IANS) Apple's newly-launched devices -- iPhone 8, iPhone 8 Plus and iPhone X -- do not have the requisite supporting apparatus that enabl...

Samsung Galaxy X 'bendable phone' certified in South Korea, launch set for next year

’s long-awaited foldable display smartphone, speculated to be called the Galaxy X, has been certified in South Korea. The device’s model number SM-G888N0 has re...

Etisalat: iPhone 8, 8 Plus hit UAE stores

Abu Dhabi: Avid Apple consumers will have to wait until later next month to order the new iPhone X but etisalat announced on Friday that it will begin offering ...

Apple Watch goes solo, but don't dump your phone yet

A chief gripe with Apple Watch is that it requires you to keep an iPhone with you for most tasks. The inclusion of GPS last year helped on runs and bike rides, ...

Apple iPhone 8 teardown by iFixit reveals smaller battery, 2GB RAM

and iPhone 8 Plus have gone on sale and as always iFixit has done a teardown to reveal what the iPhone 8 is hiding. For starters, iFixit confirms the iPhone 8 h...

African wildlife protectors get a hand in detective training in Commerce City

By Sam Brasch Colorado Public Radio. DENVER — Saving African wild cats, elephants and other species from extinction takes serious police work. That’s why some o...

News Minute: Here is the latest Wisconsin news from The Associated Press at 5:40 p.m. CDT

MILWAUKEE (AP) - Two Milwaukee women are hiking from their hometown to Lake Superior to will raise awareness and funds for conservation. Milwaukee Public Radio ...

New app to help Wisconsin farmers estimate corn prices

MADISON, Wis. (AP) -- As Wisconsin farmers plan for this year's corn crop harvest, producers can now use a phone app to estimate what price they would receive f...

Arrests made after protesters march inside Galleria mall

ST. LOUIS, MO – Protesters marched inside the St. Louis Galleria mall Saturday at around 1pm. A St. Louis Public Radio reporter says that mall police blocked th...

Minnesota researchers study effects of insecticide on birds

Minnesota researchers are examining how wild birds are affected by eating crop seeds treated with insecticide. Minnesota Public Radio reports Julia Ponder at th...

Giveaway: Atmosphere

In 1997, hip-hop duo Atmosphere dropped Overcast , its first official album. The record included the song “Scapegoat,” which would become a college radio hit, a...

Echo & The Bunnymen, Violent Femmes: Iconic 1980s bands to play at Woodland Park Zoo

With 1980s nostalgia in full bloom, it’s fitting the Violent Femmes and Echo & The Bunnymen are co-headlining a show at Woodland Park Zoo next week. Even though...

Thor’s Tessa Thompson on Why Her Action Hero Icon is Terminator’s Sarah Connor

never expected to be at San Diego Comic-Con . The actor, who is known for her roles as a college radio DJ challenging her classmates on issues of race in Dear W...

The Psychedelic Furs are back by popular demand

Updated 10 minutes ago. Their songs were college radio staples in the early '80s — “The Ghost in You,” “Heartbreak Beats,” “All That Money Wants,” “House,” “Lov...

Jeff Moehlis: Break On Through with Robby Krieger from The Doors

There was a guy, Bob Brinkmeyer or something like that, and he ran the radio show out at the college. So we did a lot of shows with him, you know, just on the c...

ICYMI: UK indicts Nigeria over Radio Biafra

The United Kingdom has blamed Nigeria for the continued operation of pirate Radio Biafra, which the Indigenous People of Biafra uses to preach hate against the ...

UK indicts Nigeria over Radio Biafra

The United Kingdom has blamed Nigeria for the continued operation of pirate Radio Biafra which the Indigenous People of Biafra (POB)uses to preach hate against ...

UK Indicts Nigeria Over Radio Biafra

The United Kingdom has blamed Nigeria for the continued operation of pirate Radio Biafra which the Indigenous People of Biafra (POB)uses to preach hate against ...

UK indicts Nigeria over Radio Biafra

Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed Sunday Oladapo Kayode/BJO/NAN. The United Kingdom has blamed Nigeria for the continued operation of pi...

UK Indicts Nigeria Over Radio Biafra

The United Kingdom has blamed Nigeria for the continued operation of pirate Radio Biafra which the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) uses to preach hate agains...