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Paris target fades from view as Turnbull prefers political fix

The Turnbull government likes to call it an energy "trilemma" - how to meet the triple challenge of an affordable and reliable electricity system that also meets Australia's international obligations to cut emissions. Its latest stab at the problem, though, is likely to fail on all three, not least....

Maleeha says intâ l community has shown trust in Pakistan

NEW YORK: Pakistan’s Permanent Representative to the United Nations Maleeha Lodhi on Tuesday said that the world community has shown trust in Pakistan by electing it as member of the United Nations (UN) Human Rights Council. On her Twitter account, she said that the "victory is a manifestation of the international community's trust in Pakistan".

NGO too, involved in Taiwan bank hacking!

An NGO is also involved in the stealing of 60 million of dollars from the private Eastern International Bank in Taiwan by hacking into its data, the CID has found out. Police headquarters sources say this NGO has received part of the stolen money. Top officials of the NGO are to be questioned in the coming days.

McCain slams "half-baked, spurious nationalism"

PHILADELPHIA -- U.S. Sen. John McCain jabbed Monday night at unnamed pushers of isolationist politics, saying at his National Constitution Center Liberty Medal ceremony in Philadelphia that abandoning America's role as an international leader is "unpatriotic.

History suggests Gabbiadini is about to explode ... again

HISTORY suggests that hotshot striker Manolo Gabbiadini could be about to hit a trademark scoring streak – and fire Saints up the The Italy international is known to suffer lengthy spells without goals but comes alive in fruitful streaks. And after hitting a brace against Newcastle for Saints at the....

Trump urges former rival Clinton to again seek presidency

US President Donald Trump steps off Air Force One upon arrival at Greenville–Spartanburg International Airport, Greer, South Carolina, October 16, 2017. AFP/Mandel Ngan. WASHINGTON: US President Donald Trump on Monday suggested he would beat former rival Hillary Clinton in a 2020 rematch,....

US says Venezuela vote 'neither free nor fair'

Nauert said the election's lack of transparency and government manipulation made the results illegitimate. "Our previously stated concerns were unfortunately realized: lack of independent, credible international observers; lack of technical audit for the National Electoral Council's (CNE)....

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PTI leader censures government for accumulation of foreign debt

KARACHI: Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Vice-Chairperson Shah Mehmood Qureshi has blamed the federal government for perpetuating the International Monetary Fund’s (IMF) enslavement of Pakistan. Speaking to the media in Matiari district on Monday, Qureshi said the wrong policies of Pakistan Muslim....

Abandoning America’s role as an international leader is ‘unpatriotic’: McCain

U.S. Sen. John McCain jabbed Monday night at unnamed pushers of isolationist politics, saying at his National Constitution Center Liberty Medal ceremony in Philadelphia that abandoning America's role as an international leader is "unpatriotic." The six-term Republican senator from Arizona made the....

AirTies Launches "Remote Manager": Next-Gen In-Home Wi-Fi Management System for Service Providers

SUNNYVALE, Calif. and ISTANBUL Oct. 17, 2017 /PRNewswire/ --One of the most critical issues facing service providers today is their lack of visibility and control over their subscribers' in-home Wi-Fi experience. Today, AirTies Wireless Networks , a leading international provider of premium in-home....

UN chief urges support for Sahel force to fight extremists

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — Secretary-General Antonio Guterres is urging strong international support for a 5,000-strong force to fight the growing threat from extremists in Africa's vast Sahel region, warning that if urgent action isn't taken "the stability of the entire region, and beyond, is in jeopardy.

US says Venezuela vote 'neither free nor fair'

Nauert said the election's lack of transparency and government manipulation made the results illegitimate. "Our previously stated concerns were unfortunately realized: lack of independent, credible international observers; lack of technical audit for the National Electoral Council's (CNE)....

UN labour body report paints bleak picture for jobs worldwide

Permanent employment in small, medium-sized and microenterprises (SMMEs) has stagnated in the past year, while employment creation in large firms has remained weak since the 2008 global recession. The World Employment Social Outlook report, released last week by the International Labour Organisation....

09:02 Atambayev does not rule out that Kyrgyzstan might have female heads of state and government in future

AKIPRESS.COM - Answering an international observer's question why only 1 woman participated in the presidential election out of 11 candidates, Kyrgyzstan's current President Almazbek Atambayev did not rule out that Kyrgyzstan might have female presidents and prime ministers in the future.

US says Venezuela vote 'neither free nor fair'

Nauert said the election's lack of transparency and government manipulation made the results illegitimate. "Our previously stated concerns were unfortunately realized: lack of independent, credible international observers; lack of technical audit for the National Electoral Council's (CNE)....

US says Venezuela vote 'neither free nor fair'

Nauert said the election's lack of transparency and government manipulation made the results illegitimate. "Our previously stated concerns were unfortunately realized: lack of independent, credible international observers; lack of technical audit for the National Electoral Council's (CNE)....

US says Venezuela vote 'neither free nor fair'

Nauert said the election's lack of transparency and government manipulation made the results illegitimate. "Our previously stated concerns were unfortunately realized: lack of independent, credible international observers; lack of technical audit for the National Electoral Council's (CNE)....

UN chief urges support for Sahel force to fight extremists

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — Secretary-General Antonio Guterres is urging strong international support for a 5,000-strong force to fight the growing threat from extremists in Africa's vast Sahel region, warning that if urgent action isn't taken "the stability of the entire region, and beyond, is in jeopardy.

UN chief urges support for Sahel force to fight extremists

The U.N. chief said in a report obtained Monday by The Associated Press that the security situation in the Sahel is in "a continuous downward spiral" and stressed that inaction will leave millions of people at risk of violence. "Ultimately, we, the international community, will bear the....

22:46 Ben Foster knee injury an 'enormous worry', says Baggies boss Pulis

Albion have yet to determine the extent of the injury, which the 34-year-old goalkeeper sustained during the international break while playing in the garden with his children. However, Pulis admitted he is worried about the problem given Foster missed 10 months in the 2015-16 season with anterior cruciate ligament damage.

UN calls for global solidarity ahead of pledging conference on Rohingya refugee crisis

Many Rohingya refugees fleeing Myanmar arrive in Bangladesh under cover of darkness on wooden boats on the beach at Shah Porir Dwip, Teknaf, near Cox’s Bazar. Photo: UNHCR/Roger Arnold. 16 October 2017 #150 Senior United Nations officials are urging the international community to come together in....

Kicking off ‘Africa Week’ at UN, Guterres says women and youth can unleash continent’s potential

The Secretary-General said the international community must change the way it looks at the African continent. “Africa is a land of resilience, and above all, it is a land of opportunity,” he emphasized, highlighting the continent’s recent progress in reducing poverty, diversifying its economies,....

The Success Of Austria’s Far Right Shows How Much Europe Has Changed

When Austria’s far-right Freedom Party entered government in the year 2000, there was an international backlash and harsh warnings from the country’s closest allies. The European Union imposed several months of sanctions on Austria, and Israel recalled its ambassador in protest.

UTA — about $2 billion in debt — aims to borrow $88.5 million more

Nearly $1 of every $3 that the Utah Transit Authority spends already goes for debt payments. But it proposed Monday to borrow another $88.5 million next year. UTA aims to use that to provide $20 million to relocate its TRAX station at Salt Lake City International Airport for terminal....

Eurobonds attract foreign investors

KALONDE NYATI, Lusaka ZAMBIA’S three Eurobonds have attracted interest from international investors, pushing yields upwards, a financial market player observes. This entails that the demand for the US$750 million, US$1 billion and US$ 1.25 billion Eurobonds increased by almost two percent from last Thursday’s close.

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Somalia: Radio Garowe fundraising for Mogadishu victims

GAROWE, Puntland - The independently-owned Radio Garowe (RG), the sister publication of Garowe Online launched a fundraising campaign for Mogadishu truck bombin...

Harris supplying tactical radios to Navy, Marines

"This award stems from our successful long-standing track record of developing and delivering the most advanced family of tactical radios," Chris Young , presid...

US Department of Navy Awards Harris Corporation $765 Million IDIQ Contract for Tactical Radios

Highlights: Supports current and emerging Department of Navy tactical radio requirements; Includes the Harris AN/PRC-117G, AN/PRC-152A and the new AN/PRC-160 ra...

When smartphones fail: How students in a ham radio club are helping Puerto Rico

How the Garden School got involved. The Amateur Radio Club started about a year ago, says teacher John Hale. It was part of a process of trying to teach the stu...

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NEW YORK (CNNMoney) - Stephen Bannon has left the Trump administration. But he's still having an influence at a government agency many outside of Washington hav...

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By Paul Goble On Saturday evening after the commemoration of the anniversary of the Russian sacking of Kazan in 1552, a second meeting was held among representa...

Tatar Activist Calls On All Non-Russians To Vote Against Putin – OpEd

Second, her words underscore the centrality of the language issue for the non-Russians and demonstrate that Putin by his incautious language concerning the righ...

Russian Personality Cults From Kerensky To Putin – OpEd

By Paul Goble Leader cults have been an integral part of the Russian political system from the time the tsar was overthrown up to today, but they have evolved o...

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Paul Goble. Paul Goble is a longtime specialist on ethnic and religious questions in Eurasia. Most recently, he was director of research and publications at the...

Officers fired for dragging doctor off United Airline flight

The Chicago Department of Aviation has fired two security officers for their roles in the forcible removal of a passenger on a United Airlines flight in April, ...

Parts of unmanned Russian spaceship burn up over Dubai

In this photo distributed by Roscosmos Space Agency Press Service, Russian cargo ship Souz 2,1A launches from Russia's main space facility in Baikonur, Kazakhst...

Beginning of end for IS: defence minister Defence Minister Marise Payne has hailed the liberation of the Islamic State stronghold of Raqqa in Syria.

Defence Minister Marise Payne hopes the liberation of Islamic State stronghold Raqqa by Syrian and international coalition forces will discredit the terrorist o...

NAIA out of Asia's worst list, 4 provincial airports among 25 best

MANILA - The Ninoy Aquino International Airport has fallen out of the list of Asia's worst air terminals, according to travel website Sleeping in Airports. At t...

Growth of Right-Wing Presence in EU Parliaments May Endanger European Project

Christian Lequesne, a professor with the Center of International Studies at the French Sciences Po university, told Sputnik that the increasing presence of the ...

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...

Jeff Sessions: 'Primacy of law' been disrespected during the last few years

Attorney General Jeff Sessions said he is working to get the country "back on the traditional view" that respects the U.S. Constitution and the law. In an inter...

Jeff Sessions stands with anti-gay cake bakers

U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions suggested Tuesday that courts should side with bakeries whose owners refuse to fill orders for same-sex weddings. The Depart...

Congrats ... Mike Hathcock wins Golden Mic award

Mike Hathcock, director of Jacksonville State University’s Television Services Department, recently received the “Golden Mic Award” for the month of July presen...

The right to religious broadcasting vs the rights of women

Broadcasting carries a certain amount of responsibility, and a TV presenter speaking to a wider audience in a daily programme has to be held accountable for wha...

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...

Pastors want Christian radio station censored

. Monday October 16 2017. Mombasa Pastors Fellowship Association members, on October 16, 2017, follow proceedings of a case they filed against Baraka FM Ltd fo...

Veteran CCM Artist Scott Wesley Brown Releases New Single, ’Grandprints’

Scott Wesley Brown. Veteran Christian artist, songwriter and pastor Scott Wesley Brown's latest recording, " Grandprints ," released to Christian INSPO/Soft AC-...

Pope Francis has 40 million followers on Twitter

Pubblicato il: 11/10/2017 13:12. Pope Francis now has 40 million followers on his nine-language @pontifex account, Vatican Radio reported on Wednesday. "Forty m...

Christian radio host Delilah trusting God as she loses her second child to a suicide

Popular radio host Delilah said she is looking to God after her son took his own life. The syndicated radio show host broke the 'devastating' news to her 1.4 mi...

Pope urges God to protect Egypt, Middle East from terrorism

Pubblicato il: 04/10/2017 18:50. At his weekly general audience in Rome, Pope Francis on Wednesday called on God to safeguard Egypt, the Middle East and the ent...

This well-connected Texas Republican might challenge Ted Cruz ‘to get things done’

The strongest challenge to U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz’s 2018 Texas re-election campaign might come from a Christian TV executive with a Republican legacy that goes back...

FAKE NEWS! Donald Trump appears to claim he INVENTED the word 'fake'

DONALD Trump appears to have claimed he invented the word "fake" during an interview in the US. The President made the bizarre statement while talking to one of...

Donald Trump takes credit for 'fake news', but dictionary disputes

Donald Trump has appeared to take credit for coining the word "fake" in his fight against the media, saying it is "one of the greatest of all terms" he has come...

Little Richard Says He’s Not Gay Anymore, Condemns “Unnatural Affection”

During a recent interview with Christian TV and radio network Three Angels Broadcasting, the ’50s rock icon suggested that men should live as men and women shou...

Little Richard Says He Isn’t Gay Anymore, Condemns “Unnatural Affection”

During a recent interview with Christian TV and radio network Three Angels Broadcasting, the ’50s rock icon suggested that men should live as men and women shou...

Jobs safe at Devon radio station

Staff at Breeze radio South Devon are today celebrating after being told their jobs are safe. Ofcom has announced it is re-awarding the licence for South Devon ...

Classic FM’s video game show is returning for a second series

Classic FM is bringing back High Score , a weekly radio show dedicated to video game music. The first series ran for six weeks in April and May, and was present...

Fake news and cyber security symposium to be held

*Oscar Pistorius Prosecutor Gerrie Nel to present on digital evidence *The Voice newspaper publisher to speak on digital media challenges. Hlanganani ICT Botswa...

Southern Cross Media : SCA offers further scale and simplicity with Digital radio

The Hit and Triple M radio networks will deliver more scale and simplicity than ever before with a new combined digital/FM radio offering. Following SCA's digit...

No. 14 Oklahoma State at Texas

OKLAHOMA STATE VS. TEXAS. •When: 11 a.m., Saturday. •Where: Darrell K Royal — Texas Memorial Stadium, Austin, Texas. •TV: ABC (Cox 8/HD 705, Dish 5, DirecTV 5, ...

Prayut deflects digital TV aid request

Digital TV operators who signed contracts to pay licensing fees periodically now say they can't afford the payments, and are begging Prime Minister Prayut Chan-...

Emmanuel Onwubiko: Digitization of broadcasting: Any progress?

Understandably, this highly innovative agency of the government’s owned Nigerian Television Authority known as Integrated Television service has recently come u...

Espial : MCTV Launches IPTV Services With Espial Elevate

Espial announced today that MCTV (formerly Massillon Cable TV, Inc.), a service provider delivering TV services to five counties in northeast Ohio, has launched...

Further state aid sought for digital TV

The Digital TV Operators Association will today submit a fresh proposal to Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha to request more state assistance in easing broadcast...

Airtel Digital and LG tie up, redefine home entertainment

MUMBAI: Popular brands are coming together to share a symbiotic relationship. Airtel Digital TV, the DTH arm of Bharti Airtel, and LG Electronics India have ann...

Which are the main factors affectin Latin America total mobile revenue?

This can partly be attributed to unfavourable currency exchanges, but it is also exacerbated by poorly performing economies. Most countries in the region have s...

Dubai, China aim to boost high-tech cooperation with launch of giant project

DUBAI - Dubai developer Meraas Holding and two major Chinese companies on Tuesday launched "Tech Town," a giant project aiming to boost cooperation on developin...

Can a smartwatch replace a phone?

​Smartwatches might not be the next must-have piece of hardware yet but after having owned several they've become an essential part of my daily routine. First g...

Which are the main factors affectin Latin America total mobile revenue?

Press Release Which are the main factors affectin Latin America total mobile revenue? LONDON, Oct. 17, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Spectrum auctions improving LTE rol...

NetComm Wireless : Annual Report 2017

ANNUAL. REPORT. FOR THE YEAR ENDED. 30 JUNE 2017. REVENUE GROWTH. OPERATING. REVENUE. UP 26.3% TO $107.6. MILLION. INVESTMENT. INVESTED. 23M. $6.4m BUILD LAB CA...

European press unions call upon Parliament to depoliticize public radio,withdraw bill amending AGERPRES law

. European press unions request Romania's Parliament and Government depoliticize the public radio service, withdraw the bill amending the functioning law of AGE...

WKSG sale pending: Gene Martin seeks new radio home

Daystar Public Radio, Inc., operator of The Boulevard 89.5 FM in Ocala, is under contract to sell the station to Community Communications, Inc., in Orlando, whi...

France Minister Schiappa Plans New Law Which Would Fine Street Harassment

Gender equality minister Marlene Schiappa has set out a new plan for a law which would crack down on sexual harassment and violence this week in France, accordi...

Poll: Most Americans favor tighter gun regulations after Las Vegas shooting

Most U.S. citizens — Democrats and Republicans alike — favor stricter gun regulations, according to a new poll taken after the mass shooting in Las Vegas. The p...

Maine teachers sent into homes to find students suffering from ‘school refusal’

Emanuel Pariser of the Maine Academy of Natural Sciences was a guest on the National Public Radio program “ Here And Now ” to discuss the charter school’s Thres...

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...

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...

FCC hits Haitian pirate radio in Miami with steep fine

MIAMI — A pirate radio station popular in Miami's Haitian-American community has been hit with a steep fine by the Federal Communications Commission. The FCC s...

FCC hits Haitian pirate radio in Miami with steep fine

MIAMI (AP) — A pirate radio station popular in Miami’s Haitian-American community has been hit with a steep fine by the Federal Communications Commission. The F...

FCC hits Haitian pirate radio in Miami with steep fine

MIAMI (AP) - A pirate radio station popular in Miami's Haitian-American community has been hit with a steep fine by the Federal Communications Commission. The F...

Popular pirate radio station for Haitian music in Miami hit by hefty FCC fine

“There’s nothing funny about pirate radio, which interferes with the lawful use of the airwaves and can disrupt public safety communications,” FCC Chairman Ajit...

Popular pirate radio station for Haitian music in Miami hit by hefty FCC fine

Touche Douce, which continued to operate on the 90.1 FM frequency late Friday, features regular DJs and shows in the evenings and on weekends. Its signal comes ...