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Qantas plans NZ bubble by July, rest of world in October

Qantas plans to restart regular flights to New Zealand in July followed by the rest of the world in late October as it banks on the COVID-19 vaccine rollout reviving its mothballed international operations. The airline’s chief executive Alan Joyce said he hoped Australia’s state borders would be....

Biden revokes Trump proclamation barring many green card applicants

By Ted Hesson FILE PHOTO: International passengers arrive at Washington Dulles International Airport after the U.S. Supreme Court granted parts of the Trump administration's emergency request to put its travel ban into effect later in the week pending further judicial review, in Dulles, Virginia, U.S.

Tokyo Games transition from Mori to Hashimoto is seamless: IOC

February 25, 2021. BERLIN (Reuters) – The handover of power at the Tokyo Olympic organising committee to Seiko Hashimoto from Yoshiro Mori has been seamless with Hashimoto showing she is fully prepared to take on the job, the International Olympic Committee (IOC) said on Wednesday.

Respect for women key challenge: Morrison

Scott Morrison says he wants to live in a society where women are respected, calling on Australians to "respect, protect and reflect". "Because from the disrespect of women or failure to respect women, all the other challenges flow," the prime minister told an International Women's Day event in Canberra on Thursday.

Brisbane, Qld to share Olympics: premier

Queensland Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk has promised the entire state will share the glory and economic boost if Brisbane is awarded the 2032 Olympics. The Games look set to return to Australia in 11 years time with Brisbane and Queensland installed as preferred bidder by the International Olympic....

State border closures due to Covid-19 could end by April

Meanwhile, Qantas predicts international flights will return and Australia's borders will be open by the end of October. Resuming international flights can't come soon enough for the Flying Kangaroo as it lost just over a billion dollars in six months. The airline endured an underlying loss before tax of $1.

Prince Andrew's title removed from Queen's birthday announcement Daily Express

stepped down from his life as a working royal after his BBC Newsnight interview caused international backlash. Conducted just three months after his friend Jeffrey Epstein killed himself in prison, the Duke of York addressed his decade-long association with the disgraced financier with the BBC's Emily Maitlis.

Looming battle for Yemen's Marib city risks humanitarian disaster

In mid-2018, Saudi-led forces supporting Yemen's internationally recognised government launched "Operation Golden Victory", aimed at dislodging rebel Houthi forces from the vital Red Sea port of Hudaydah. A dusty, forgotten provincial backwater before the conflict began, Marib has turned into a....

Vancouver International Boat Show kicks off

A cruiser boat for display during the 2021 Vancouver International Boat Show is seen at a harbour in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, Feb. 24, 2021. The Vancouver International Boat Show which goes virtual this year due to the COVID-19 pandemic, kicked off on Wednesday, showcasing hundreds of new boats, products and accessories online.

Colombia receives a second batch of 50,310 doses of Pfizer vaccine

epa09034904 A handout photo made available by the Presidency of Colombia shows the arrival of a shipment with 50,310 vaccines from the pharmaceutical company Pfizer, at the El Dorado International Airport, in Bogota, Colombia, 24 February 2021. EPA/Nicolas Galeano / HANDOUT MANDATORY CREDIT HANDOUT....

El Chapo's wife goes from obscurity to celebrity to arrest

Her behavior was notable in part because she had lived a relatively sheltered life until her part in a grueling trial that drew international attention. But her actions violated unwritten rules about family members, especially wives, keeping a low profile.

Brisbane named as preferred bid for 2032 Olympics

Brisbane has been chosen as the preferred bidder for the 2032 Olympic and Paralympic Games. International Olympic Committee (IOC) president Thomas Bach confirmed that the IOC's Executive Board had endorsed the Australian bid during a meeting on Wednesday.

Koreas appear out of running for 2032 Olympics following IOC decision

A potential joint bid by South Korea and North Korea to co-host the 2032 Summer Olympics has apparently collapsed before it took off in earnest, following a decision by the International Olympic Committee (IOC) to pick an Australian city as its preferred candidate.

Qantas to resume overseas flights in October 36 minutes ago

The Australian carrier said the dire financial result was triggered by the freeze on international travel and Australian state border closures caused by the pandemic. The airline said international Qantas and Jetstar flights will re-commence on October 21 - four months later than the planned resumption date of July.

Lleyton Hewitt, Original 9 elected to Hall of Fame 48m ago

Wednesday was quite the memorable birthday Lleyton Hewitt. The two-time major champion will be inducted to the International Tennis Hall of Fame this year as results were announced the same day Hewitt turned 40. Hewitt was the lone competitor among five nominees in the Player Category to be voted into the Class of 2021.

More than 200 groups urge G20 to back IMF issuance to help poor countries in pandemic WASHINGTON (Reuters)

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Jubilee USA Network, Oxfam and 215 other civil society groups on Wednesday urged Group of 20 finance officials to back an issuance of $3 trillion of the IMF's own currency, or Special Drawing Rights, to help countries weather the COVID-19 pandemic.

Iceland Seafood International hf: Annual General Meeting 18 March 2021

The Annual General Meeting of Iceland Seafood International hf will be held on Thursday 18 March 2020 at 4pm at Hilton Reykjavík Nordica, Suðurlandsbraut 2, 108 Reykjavik, Iceland. The metting will be webcasted live, a link will be published on the Company's website www.icelandseafood.com/investors before the meeting starts.

Did Biden just sell out on his promise to get tough on Sisi?

Lest we forget it was the Obama-Biden administration that the US played the most crucial international role in normalising, justifying and rewarding Sisi's unending reign of terror. It was Obama-Biden that categorically refused to describe the blood-soaked actions that brought Sisi to power as a....

Because I am a Girl: The State of the World' s Girls 2011

27.05.2015 / Created by (EMWF) "Because I am a Girl" is an annual report published by Plan International examining the rights of girls in the world. Although women and children are recognized as belonging to specific categories in terms of politics and planning, the particular needs and rights of girls are often ignored.

Vancouver International Boat Show kicks off

A cruiser boat for display during the 2021 Vancouver International Boat Show is seen at a harbour in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, Feb. 24, 2021. The Vancouver International Boat Show which goes virtual this year due to the COVID-19 pandemic, kicked off on Wednesday, showcasing hundreds of new boats, products and accessories online.

People’s determination key success to a corruption-free society

KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 25 -- The key success to a corruption-free nation lies in the people’s determination to rid society of the scourge of corruption, said International Movement for a Just World (JUST) president Dr Chandra Muzaffar. He said a change of government would not guarantee that the new....

Silexica to Co-Present With Xilinx at the ISFPGA Conference 2021

SAN JOSE, Calif. Feb. 24, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Silexica (Silexica.com) will be co-presenting with Xilinx, Inc. at the 29th International Symposium on Field-Programmable Gate Arrays (ISFPGA) 2021, the premier conference for presentation of advances in FPGA technology.

Qantas plans NZ bubble by July, rest of world in October

Qantas plans to restart regular flights to New Zealand in July followed by the rest of the world in late October as it banks on the COVID-19 vaccine rollout reviving its mothballed international operations. The airline’s chief executive Alan Joyce said he hoped Australia’s state borders would be....

Qantas aims to resume international travel from October 2021

Qantas CEO Alan Joyce has told Sky News his company is aiming to resume international flights from October of 2021 provided “everything goes right” with the vaccine rollout. A NOTE ABOUT RELEVANT ADVERTISING: We collect information about the content (including ads) you use across this site and use....

Prospect of Brisbane hosting 2032 Olympic Games ‘gives hope’ to Queenslanders: Palaszczuk

Queensland Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk says the prospect of Brisbane hosting the Olympic Games in 2032 “gives every single one of us hope that it puts Brisbane firmly on that international map”. A NOTE ABOUT RELEVANT ADVERTISING: We collect information about the content (including ads) you use....

Zip upbeat on overseas growth as revenue jumps 130 per cent

Zip Co says it will accelerate its international growth in the year ahead and continue looking for offshore expansion opportunities, after revenue jumped 130 per cent to $160 million. The buy now, pay later operator was upbeat on the rapid growth in the sector and the prospects of further expansion....

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

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

3D Print Your Next Antenna

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

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

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

Champions of the Pacific

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

Champions of the Pacific

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

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Deutsche Welle resumes Hungarian service amid free press fears

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

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

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

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

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

German broadcaster resumes Hungarian service amid free press fears

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

Karnataka govt to develop Nandi Hills as an international tourist destination: Minister

Nandi hills, a popular hill station in Chikkaballapur district of Karnataka which is about an hour’s ride from Bengaluru city, will be developed as an internati...

Test series starts luring fans back to international sport

Covid-19 control: The Sardar Patel Stadium was sanitised as a precautionary measure on the eve of the third Test match between India and England, which started ...

MERCER INTERNAT..

Mercer International Inc. is a producer of northern bleached softwood kraft (NBSK) pulp, which is pulp that is sold on the open market. The Company also produce...

Donald Trump Jr.'s Deposition 'Raised Further Questions' Over Dad's Inauguration Spending: Prosecutors

In January 2020, the attorney general's office alleged the inaugural committee unnecessarily made more than $1 million in payments to the Trump International Ho...

The long-serving Signal Radio stalwart presented his last show just days before his death

Tributes have been flooding in for legendary Stoke-on-Trent DJ Johnny Owen following his death just days after presenting his final show. The long-serving Signa...

Standard Liege v Rangers: Belgian side carry pedigree but lack key men

Perhaps it's just me, but the name Standard Liege evokes feelings of inexplicable nostalgia in the same way St Etienne or Hajduk Split do. Is it a memory of li...

I Remember EB

“This is Radio St. Vincent and the Grenadines, broadcasting on 705 kilohertz on the medium wave broadcast band. We’d like to apologise for the break in transmis...

What happens when self-described Christian prophets are wrong?

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

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

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

CBN News

Christian Broadcasting Network. The Christian Broadcasting Network is an American conservative evangelical Christian religious television network and production...

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

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

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

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

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

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

Update | PAJ in stand-off with Christian radio station

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

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

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

PAJ in stand-off with Christian radio station

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Denis O'Brien's radio company to be sold to UK media group for undisclosed sum

Denis O'Brien's Communicorp – the radio company including Newstalk, Off The Ball and Today FM – has agreed a sale to an international media group for an undiscl...

Denis O'Brien's Communicorp

THE COMMUNICORP GROUP – which runs radio stations such as Today FM and Newstalk – is to be sold to European company Bauer Media Audio. The company, which has ra...

O'Brien's Communicorp agrees sale to Bauer Media Audio

The Communicorp media organisation owns the Newstalk, Today FM, Spin 1038, Spin Southwest and 98FM radio stations here. European firm Bauer Media Audio has agr...

Denis O’Brien’s Communicorp agrees sale to Bauer Media Audio

, the radio group owned by Denis O’Brien, has agreed a sale of the company to UK group Audio for an undisclosed sum. The deal, which is subject to regulatory a...

Manchester United, StarTimes announce partnership for Nigeria, others

Millions of Manchester United fans in Africa will gain access to MUTV under an agreement with StarTimes, the continent’s leading digital TV operator. StarTimes ...

Kudelski SA (via Public) / ANNUAL RESULTS 2020

Cheseaux-sur-Lausanne, Switzerland, and Phoenix (AZ), USA - February 25, 2021 - The Kudelski Group (SIX: KUD.S), the world leader in digital security, announced...

KUDELSKI SA

Kudelski SA is a Switzerland-based company engaged in the information technology services sector. The Company provides digital security and convergent media sol...

ANNUAL RESULTS 2020

Cheseaux-sur-Lausanne, Switzerland, and Phoenix (AZ), USA - February 25, 2021 - The Kudelski Group (SIX: KUD.S), the world leader in digital security, announced...

Annette Gozon-Valdes on rebranding GMA News TV to GTV

With GMA News TV continuing to expand its scope beyond news and public affairs, GMA 7 executives saw it fit to rebrand the channel and change it into GTV. “The ...

Mobile Beacon announces #MobileBeaconMoments Storytelling Contest Winner

Johnston, RI, Feb. 25, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- In celebration of our 10th-anniversary of providing high-speed, low-cost, mobile broadband access to the anchors...

Mobile Beacon announces #MobileBeaconMoments Storytelling Contest Winner

Johnston, RI, Feb. 25, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- In celebration of our 10th-anniversary of providing high-speed, low-cost, mobile broadband access to the anchors...

Tupac tribute murals and graffiti from around the world

Before you click away, disappointed that I brought up something as practical and boring as time management, hear me out. My intent is not to crush your spirits....

News Stock market from 02/25/2021 : Stock Verizon Communications Inc.

Verizon Communications Inc. (Verizon or the Company) is a holding company that, acting through its subsidiaries, is one of the world's leading providers of comm...

iPhone 11 vs. iPhone 11 Pro vs. iPhone 11 Pro Max: Which should you buy?

iPhone 11 vs. iPhone 11 Pros: Design and size. You definitely won't confuse the iPhone 11 with its Pro counterparts. The iPhone 11 features an aluminum and glas...

MIL-OSI Economics: Using AI to explore the future of news audio

Radio reaches more Americans every week than any other platform. Public radio stations in the United States have over 3,000 local journalists and each day they ...

Am Abzug – Afghanistan und kein Ende

, 19 February 2021. Listen to an almost hour-long podcast (in German) on German public radio composed of different pieces and interviews (one with AAN’s Thomas ...

'Postcards' from Peter Ostroushko

Minnesota musician Peter Ostroushko is a favorite among public radio audiences in general. His music and mandolin playing spans many genres -- from folk to coun...

Culture Ministry official optimistic

Poland's ruling camp is facing no threats to its stability from the internal conflict at junior coalitionist Porozumienie (Accord), deputy Culture Minister from...

Elite Panic Over The California Recall Shows What They Think Of Democracy

In an infamous press conference , the Chair of the State Democratic Party and other Newsom allies dubbed the Recall “The California Coup.” This earned a “ Pants...

Double gold for Limerick radio station

STAFF at a college radio station are celebrating this week after scooping two gold awards at a major ceremony. Wired FM, which is based at both Mary Immaculate ...

WOUB Experience Inspires Grad to Pay it Forward

. Posted on: Wayne Hepler graduated from Ohio University in 1980 and 1989. ATHENS, OH – In many ways, Wayne Hepler’s life has come full circle. As a mass commu...

HIP Video Promo presents: Ultra Major premieres a symbolic color palette music video "Disaster" on Metal Injection

Meanwhile, a pair of sketchy types lurk and jitter, one in a skeleton t-shirt and in need of a comb, the other burning white candles in her open palm. BROOKLYN,...

Limerick radio station wired and ready to broadcast to global audience

STUDENT radio station Wired FM, located at Mary Immaculate College and Limerick Institute of Technology, has been selected as the Irish representative for the 1...

Student journalist is REMOVED from college radio station after Jacob Blake tweet

Student journalist is REMOVED from role at college radio station after tweeting a link to details about sexual assault allegations against Jacob Blake Rae'Lee K...

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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