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Nigeria’s crude oil suffers setback as more traders opt for U.S. blend

Nigeria’s crude oil is under serious pressure at the international market, as Asian refiners have increasingly been moving away from their usual favourite, frequently opting for United State (U.S) crude oil, the Organisation of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) has said.

Massive cocaine haul found aboard a yacht near Newcastle

Cocaine with a potential street value of $245 million has been seized from a yacht being sailed toward Australia from the South Pacific. The joint agency international drug trafficking sting occurred on Lake Macquarie on Wednesday afternoon where state and federal police allegedly uncovered 700kg of....

Smog disrupts over 600 flights in Pakistan

Smog-induced bad weather conditions have disrupted over 600 flights of the Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) in the first two weeks of November, an airline official said. The smoggy weather conditions, which were prevailing in Punjab province were beyond the PIA's control, so they had to either....

Jennifer Lopez wows at Dubai Airshow gala dinner

Global music icon Jennifer Lopez put on an intimate performance for 3500 VIPs at the Dubai Airshow gala dinner 2017, hosted by Dubai Airports, Emirates, and Dubai DutyFree. Famed for her spectacular international shows, Latino flare and endless hit singles over almost two decades, JLo wowed the guests attending the exclusive event.

GSCL Inc recognises international softball commentator Singh

Singh at a simple ceremony held on Tuesday night at GNIC SC. The organisation presented Singh with a commemorative plaque in honour of his long standing commitment to the sport. Singh, an overseas based Guyanese, who currently resides in New York, is also the President of the Schenectady Softball Cricket Association in the USA.

Busines Extra podcast: What the future of energy and mobility will look like

A man looks at Toyota's Hydrogen Fuel car - the Mirai - at the 2017 Dubai International Motor Show in Dubai. Satish Kumar / The National. This week we speak to Harvard University's Alan Aspuru-Guzik, who explains that organic storage technology is the big breakthrough to come for the energy industry.

South Sudan leaders should be taken to ICC over war atrocities: al-Bashir

November 15, 2017 (KHARTOUM) - Sudanese President Omer al-Bashir Wednesday said leaders of South Sudan should be brought to trial before the International Criminal Court (ICC) for atrocities committed during the civil war. South Sudan, which separated from Sudan after a referendum on....

Indian NGO in US receives major disaster relief grant

WASHINGTON: An Indian American non- governmental organisation has been awarded with a grant money of $397,590 in recognition of the relief work it carried out in recent International has received the grant from Greater Houston Community Foundation (GHCF) in its second round of grants announced on Wednesday, a media release said.

Actually, Trump was not served shark fin soup in Vietnam

American magazine Newsweek on Tuesday said Vietnam treated President Donald Trump to a state dinner last weekend that included shark fin soup, a local delicacy “responsible for driving sharks to extinction”. Only there was actually no shark fin. A menu obtained by VnExpress International shows that the U.

China puts its stamp on international deals

The symbolic concession from the two US companies signalled a broader point: until recently, it has been mainly the US and the EU that exercise a right to vet deals involving companies from other jurisdictions, but China increasingly wants a say in global mergers.

Apni Sawari: LTC launches mobile app for commuters

LAHORE: The Lahore Transport Company (LTC) has entrusted with the mandate to enforce, plan and regulate the public transport system in the city for the provision of safe, economical, efficient and environment-friendly transport facilities of international standard.

BANGKOK, 16 November 2017 (NNT)

BANGKOK, 16 November 2017 (NNT) - The International Telecommunication Union (ITU) has moved Thailand up on its annual telecommunications technology development ranking from 82nd to 78th globally. National Broadcast and Telecommunications Commission (NBTC) Secretary-General Takorn Tantasit indicated....

Paradise Papers: Mandela's Isle of Man trust mystery

16 Nov 2017 - Micah Reddy, Rob Rose and the International Consortium of Investigative Journalists Paradise Papers: Mandela's Isle of Man trust mystery. The leaks reveal that a trust was apparently set up by Nelson Mandela’s lawyer under Isle of Man law. It’s a curious tale.

Lebanon's 'detained' premier to travel to France

Lebanon's premier Saad Hariri will travel to France "in the coming days", a French presidential source said Wednesday, after Beirut accused Saudi Arabia of detaining him following his shock resignation. International pressure has been mounting for Hariri to return to Beirut after his prolonged stay....

Canada's biggest national park among most threatened: international scientists

An aerial view of Fort Chipewyan, Alta., is shown on Monday, Sept. 19, 2011. Fort Chipewyan, on the boundary of Wood Buffalo National Park, is home to many members of the Mikisew Cree who echo the concerns of an international group of scientists who say the park is under significant threat from development.

Trigg County, Ky. Magistrate Arrested At Airport

NASHVILLE, Tenn. - After allegedly telling a Southwest Airlines ticket agent there was a bomb in his friend's bag, a magistrate from Trigg County, Kentucky was charged with giving a false report at Nashville International Airport. Officers responded to the Southwest ticket counter at the airport about a possible bomb threat on Sunday.

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Sir Walter Raleigh, a man of many garbs

The 8th annual African American Cultural Festival drew thousands of people to Fayetteville Street for music, food, art and crafts. The Sept. 2-3 downtown Raleigh, N.C. event is free to the public. ArtsNow's Mike Williams chatted with New-York based and international artist, Olek, ahead of her....

Citigroup, UBS among banks most exposed to Riyadh's rich: sources

Zurich. CITIGROUP and UBS Group are among international banks managing the largest share of assets for wealthy Saudis, some of whom are being investigated as part of a government probe into alleged corruption, according to people familiar with the matter. JPMorgan Chase & Co and.

Robert Pattinson in Athens for “Good Time” Film Premiere

An international heartthrob from his “ Twilight ” trilogy days; British actor Robert Pattinson is exhibiting the full range of his acting chops in the Safdie brothers’ crime thriller “ Good Time “, which has secured some rave reviews. The 31-year-old movie star, whose performance in “ Good Time ”....

Target, IBM and Anadarko slip while Bank of America climbs

Papa John's International Inc., down $1.36 to $57.90. The pizza chain distanced itself from negative comments it made about protests by NFL players. Anadarko Petroleum Corp., down 43 cents to $47.62. Oil companies fell with crude prices for a second day. Macom Technology Solutions Holdings Inc., down $6.

RFD Representatives Meet with U.S. Senator Durbin to Discuss Continued Federal Investment

. Posted 15 November 2017 15:40. Today, U.S. Senator Dick Durbin (D-IL) met with Chicago Rockford International Airport (RFD) representatives, Mike Dunn, Executive Director and Zach Oakley, Operations Manager, to discuss continued expansion of cargo operations at RFD, which is creating thousands of local jobs.

Feds charge man they say worked for 'darknet' marketplace

Authorities have said AlphaBay was the internet’s largest darknet site — trading in illegal drugs, firearms and counterfeit goods, among other things — before it was taken down through an international law enforcement effort in July. Federal prosecutors in Atlanta have charged 24-year-old Ronald L.

Oil prices slide after IEA casts doubt over demand outlook

SINGAPORE: Oil prices fell by 1 percent on Wednesday, continuing Tuesday’s slide after the International Energy Agency cast doubts over the past few months’ narrative of tightening fuel markets. Brent crude futures were at $61.61 per barrel at 0745 GMT, down 60 cents, or 1 percent from their last close.

Asia stocks down as plunging oil prices hammer energy firms

Asian energy firms extended a global sell-off Wednesday, dragging regional equity markets, as oil prices continued to tumble on the back of warnings of slowing demand and rising stockpiles. Both main contracts were down more than one percent as investors were spooked after the International Energy....

Will Sjoberg joins Porter Wright's Washington office

WASHINGTON Nov. 15, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- International trade and customs attorney William C. Sjoberg has joined Porter Wright's Washington office as a partner in its International Business & Trade practice. Will brings more than 25 years of experience representing both U.S.

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How North Koreans bypass media censorship Some catch forbidden programming via shortwave radios, others secretly watch South Korean TV. Denied access to information from abroad, North Koreans have inventive ways of following the news.

TV, North Korean-style. In a country where listening to or watching foreign media is forbidden, state broadcasters reign, with anchors in traditional Korean clo...

Wireless Innovation Forum : Announces 2017 Wireless Innovation Achievement Award Winners

, a non-profit international industry association dedicated to driving the future of radio communications and systems worldwide, today announced the winners of ...

How North Koreans bypass media censorship Some catch forbidden programming via shortwave radios, others secretly watch South Korean TV. Denied access to information from abroad, North Koreans have inventive ways of following the news.

TV, North Korean-style. In a country where listening to or watching foreign media is forbidden, state broadcasters reign, with anchors in traditional Korean clo...

Hacker Allegedly Infiltrates North Korean Radio Station, Plays 'The Final Countdown'

A famous hacker who goes by the name “The Jester” claims to have hijacked a North Korean radio station to play “The Final Countdown” by Swedish rock band Europe...

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Russians Possess Less Than One Percent Of World’s Wealth – OpEd

By Paul Goble Last year, Credit Suisse reports, the total wealth of the people of the world increased 6.4 percent to 280 trillion US dollars. Of that, Russians ...

How the iPhone put the spotlight on sexual harassment

Someday, when the history of the smart phone is written, historians should give the devices credit for finally ending one of western civilization’s oldest tradi...

Kremlin Won’t Make Concessions To Kazan On Language Issue – OpEd

By Paul Goble When Tatarstan President Rustam Minnikhanov said last week that education officials in Moscow were willing to allow for two hours a week of compul...

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By Paul Goble The Carriers Union says that Russian truckers will resume their strike in more than 50 federal subjects from December 15 to 25 to press their dema...

China wants Bangladesh, Myanmar to solve Rohingya crisis bilaterally

“The international community should not complicate the situation,” Wang said in a press briefing at the Chinese Embassy in Dhaka. “Actions in the United Nations...

Live TV Now Global 3000 13:00 UTC DW News

Bands, Trends and Events - the Best Music from Germany. English It's Rammstein week: we chart the band's rise to international fame, take you to the premiere of...

International student industry 'not a tap that can be easily turned on and off'

Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern has targeted a 20,000 to 30,000 drop in annual net migration, with the Labour Party expressing concern before the election that fo...

'On $20 an hour, I'd be the happiest woman in the world'

In a slowing economic environment, it's been suggested that an increase might put pressure on the country's many small businesses to increase their costs or, if...

Spain: Ex-Caracas mayor meets leader after fleeing Venezuela

Ousted Caracas Mayor Antonio Ledezma greets a journalist at El Dorado international airport, as he walks to his gate for departure, in Bogota, Colombia, Friday,...

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...

Trump will arrive as charities flee Mar-a-Lago

Orphan's Promise, a charity affiliated with the Christian Broadcasting Network that funds programs at orphanages in 67 countries, will be having its first Mar-a...

Israel finds a welcome audience with Christian journalists

JERUSALEM — Israel's nationalist government may be unpopular with Western liberals and much of its domestic press corps, but it has found a close friend among t...

Israel finds a welcome audience with Christian journalists

JERUSALEM — Israel’s nationalist government may be unpopular with Western liberals and much of its domestic press corps, but it has found a close friend among t...

Israel finds a welcome audience with Christian journalists

JERUSALEM — Israel's nationalist government may be unpopular with Western liberals and much of its domestic press corps, but it has found a close friend among t...

U.S. Christian press finds friends in Israel

with Western liberals and much of its domestic press corps, but it has found a close friend among the world's evangelical Christians and their media outlets. Th...

Pope Francis condoles with Iran over fatal quake

“Pope Francis sent a pair of telegrams to Iraq and Iran on Monday, expressing his condolences for the damage and loss of life caused by Sunday's severe earthqua...

Vatican Ambassador: Pope has been closely following developments in Belarus

MINSK, 13 November (BelTA) – Pope Francis has been closely following the developments in Belarus, Apostolic Nuncio to Belarus, Archbishop Gabor Pinter said afte...

Pope Francis: Lift up your hearts, not your cellphones, during worship

“It makes me very sad when I celebrate Mass here in the Square or in the Basilica and I see many cellphones raised,” the pope said, according to a translation b...

'Very strong words' at human development dicastery

Vatican City, October 30 - Humanity risks suicide with nuclear weapons, Pope Francis said on a visit Monday to the office of the Dicastery for Promoting Integra...

Humanity risks suicide with nuclear arms

Vatican City, October 30 - Humanity risks suicide with nuclear weapons, Pope Francis said on a visit Monday to the office of the Dicastery for Promoting Integra...

Ted Cruz draws challenge from Christian TV executive Bruce Jacobson Jr.

“Two years ago we ran on a message that conservative representation was lacking in our district,” French wrote. “We ran a campaign focused on our vision for con...

When is a background check mandatory for gun owners?

Christian TV executive Bruce Jacobson, Jr. will challenge Texas Republican Ted Cruz for his U.S. Senate seat next year. Jacobson, executive producer of James Ro...

Christian TV producer challenging Sen. Ted Cruz in GOP primary

AUSTIN — Christian TV producer Bruce Jacobson announced Thursday that he's running against Texas Sen. Ted Cruz in the 2018 Republican primary. In a speech, Jaco...

Continue reading Christian TV producer from North Richland Hills will challenge Sen. Ted Cruz in the GOP primary

AUSTIN — Christian TV producer Bruce Jacobson announced Thursday that he's running against Texas Sen. Ted Cruz in the 2018 Republican primary. In a speech, he t...

Commercial: Bruce Jacobson, Jr. announces run for Texas U.S. Senate

. Christian TV executive Bruce Jacobson, Jr. will challenge Texas Republican Ted Cruz for his U.S. Senate seat next year. Jacobson, executive producer of James ...

TETRA system covers 99 percent of Macedonia's territory

Skopje, 17 November 2017 (MIA) - Macedonia has a modern digital police radio system that can serve 6,000 users, said Minister of Interior Oliver Spasovski at a ...

Construction works postponed until December Bad Godesberg tunnel to be closed at night

The City Council is switching to digital radio in Godesberg - to do necessary changes. Some construction work and installation is needed, which make road closur...

Digital society and capitalism

Digital society has been lauded as emancipatory and freeing individuals from the constrictions of time and place and yet also critiqued as introducing a type of...

CBS Corporation Sets Final Exchange Ratio Of 5.6796 For CBS Radio Exchange Offer

the United States ) or 1-781-575-2137 (outside of the United States Forward-Looking Statements This press release contains certain statements about CBS, CBS Rad...

Dave Matthews Band To Headline “The Night Before” Concert At Xcel Energy Center In St. Paul, Minn., Saturday, February 3, 2018

in St. Paul, Minn. on Saturday, February 3, 2018 Xcel Energy Center . CBS Radio and OLE have partnered to produce a one-of-a-kind entertainment experience the n...

Deadline extended for analogue TV broadcasting

Kathmandu, November 17. The Ministry of Information and Communications (MoIC) today rolled back its earlier decision to prohibit analogue cable television broad...

FCC relaxes limits on owning newspapers, TV stations

By TALI ARBEL AP Technology Writer. NEW YORK (AP) - Federal regulators have weakened rules meant to support independent local media. Now, one company can own ne...

New FCC Regulation Raises Concerns Over Spying TVs and Obsolescence

Photo: AP. Do you remember the big changeover to digital TV a few years ago that made traditional antennas obsolete? Well, the FCC approved a new technology on ...

China Digital TV Holding Co. Ltd. ADR

. China Digital TV Holding Co., Ltd. engages in the provision of cloud-based application platforms and systems. Its products and solutions include smart wearabl...

China Digital TV to Hold 2017 Annual General Meeting on December 29, 2017

("China Digital TV" or the "Company"), a leading provider of cloud platforms embedded with gaming and other applications to PRC digital television and telecommu...

Key Insights on the Global Carrier Aggregation Solutions Market | Technavio

This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: http://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20171118005034/en/ Technavio has published a new repor...

Flow Community Christmas gifts Gros Islet

(PRESS RELEASE) – Saint Lucia and the Caribbean’s leading telecommunications service provider has delivered on its promises to two of the island’s 10 districts,...

Huawei Watch 2 is an Android wearable with LTE

The Apple Watch Series 3 isn't the only new smartwatch with LTE support. The Huawei Watch 2 sold in Australia comes with 4G support. It'll work with AT&T and ...

Embattled Puerto Rico power authority director resigns

PREPA executive director Ricardo Ramos presented his letter of resignation to the agency's governing board today. "There were a series of distractions, and he m...

Not All IPhone Xs Use the Same Modem and They Perform Differently

In 2016, the company started using two different modems, one from Qualcomm, one from Intel. Apple has continued this practice with the iPhone X, and while the d...

New $167M Wisconsin wind farm to power 25,000 homes

A new wind farm in southwestern Wisconsin is expected to bring power to about 25,000 homes. Wisconsin Public Radio reports that EDP Renewables has finished cons...

New $167M Wisconsin wind farm to power 25,000 homes

A new wind farm in southwestern Wisconsin is expected to bring power to about 25,000 homes. Wisconsin Public Radio reports that EDP Renewables has finished cons...

University of Wisconsin-Superior suspends 25 programs

Purchase: Order Reprint SUPERIOR, Wis. — University of Wisconsin-Superior leaders say they plan to suspend 25 programs to eliminate poor-performing majors and m...

New $167M Wisconsin wind farm to power 25,000 homes

Wisconsin Public Radio reports that EDP Renewables has finished construction on the $167 million Quilt Block Wind Farm in Lafayette County. Dairyland Power Coop...

New $167M Wisconsin wind farm to power 25,000 homes

A new wind farm in southwestern Wisconsin is expected to bring power to about 25,000 homes. Wisconsin Public Radio reports that EDP Renewables has finished cons...

Cal Poly’s KCPR named one of the best college radio stations in the nation

KCPR, which was founded in 1968, is entirely student-run. This year, around 75 students are involved as DJs, in marketing and PR and other responsibilities, acc...

Cal Poly’s KCPR named one of the best college radio stations in the country

KCPR, which was founded in 1968, is entirely student-run. This year, around 75 students are involved as DJs, in marketing and PR and other responsibilities, acc...

A Dartmouth football coach punched out a press box window at Harvard Stadium and got ejected

Bill Belichick isn’t the only one who takes special teams seriously. An assistant coach for the Dartmouth football team reportedly punched out a press box windo...

WSAU Wisconsin Morning ... 5AM8AM

Ben Armstrong ben.armstrong@mwcradio.com Ben Armstrong grew up in the Metro Detroit area. At the age of four, Ben was recording himself pretending to be on the ...

Sean Hannity recorded saying AIDS is a 'gay disease'

REVEALED: Sean Hannity was fired from college radio show for claiming AIDS was a 'gay disease' transmitted by tears or saliva - and that anyone thinking homosex...

Top Story Shawn Mendes, Eminem among winners at MTV EMAs in London

LONDON (AP) — Shawn Mendes beat Taylor Swift and Ed Sheeran to win the best-artist prize Sunday at the MTV EMAs, while U2 were proclaimed global icons in a show...

Top Story Shawn Mendes, Eminem among winners at MTV EMAs in London

LONDON (AP) — Shawn Mendes beat Taylor Swift and Ed Sheeran to win the best-artist prize Sunday at the MTV EMAs, while U2 were proclaimed global icons in a show...

Top Story Shawn Mendes, Eminem among winners at MTV EMAs in London

LONDON (AP) — Shawn Mendes beat Taylor Swift and Ed Sheeran to win the best-artist prize Sunday at the MTV EMAs, while U2 were proclaimed global icons in a show...

Top Story Shawn Mendes, Eminem among winners at MTV EMAs in London

LONDON (AP) — Shawn Mendes beat Taylor Swift and Ed Sheeran to win the best-artist prize Sunday at the MTV EMAs, while U2 were proclaimed global icons in a show...

Top Story Shawn Mendes, Eminem among winners at MTV EMAs in London

LONDON (AP) — Shawn Mendes beat Taylor Swift and Ed Sheeran to win the best-artist prize Sunday at the MTV EMAs, while U2 were proclaimed global icons in a show...