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Mahrez would do great things at Roma – Gonalons

Maxime Gonalons believes Riyad Mahrez would thrive at Roma if he joined the club from Leicester City. The Algeria international stated in May he wanted a new challenge, but he remains a Leicester player. Goal revealed earlier in July that Roma were plotting an initial bid of around €35 million (£30.

International action needed over Burundi now

Roots of the crisis. The current political crisis was sparked in April 2015, when the former rebel group and now ruling party CNDD-FDD announced that Nkurunziza would run for a third presidential term. Despite opposition over the constitutionality of the move, Nkurunziza’s bid was confirmed in a....

Gold medal for Southwold-based Adnams’ Copper House Dry Gin in International Wine and Spirit Competition

Adnams Copper House Dry Gin has picked up a gold medal in the category for gins ideal for drinking with tonic in the 2017 International Wine and Spirit Competition (IWSC) which recognises quality and excellence in wines, spirits and liqueurs from across the globe.

Foxhall Stadium firm admits four charges relating to public safety at the venue

Spedeworth International (East Anglia) Limited admitted four charges spanning a period of more than two-and-a-half years at South East Suffolk Magistrates’ Court in Ipswich. Two of the offences related to temporary tiered seating and concerns over the exit from the structure.

British Newlyweds Say They Were Sent Home After a 26-Hour Detention in Los Angeles Airport

A British couple traveling to the U.S. for their honeymoon have said that they were detained without explanation for more than a day at Los Angeles International Airport before being denied entry and sent back to the U.K. Londoner Natasha Politakis the Guardian told that her husband Ali Gul had obtained a U.

DFTZ, Nesr To Boost E-Commerce Contribution To GDP

KUALA LUMPUR, July 26 (Bernama) -- Government interventions, with the recent launch of Digital Free Trade Zone (DFTZ) and National e-Commerce Strategic Roadmap (NeSR) initiatives, will boost eCommerce's contribution to Malaysia's gross domestic product (GDP), said International Trade and Industry Minister, Datuk Seri Mustapa Mohamed.

Petrofac strengthens Iraq presence with contracts worth US$100 million

26 July 2017 Petrofac has secured a contract extension and a new award with a combined value of more than US$100 million for construction management, engineering, commissioning and start-up services for two International Oil Companies (IOCs) in Iraq. The awards reflect the extensive track record Petrofac has been amassing in the country since 2010.

Cosco Shipping releases additional information on OOIL takeover

China Cosco Shipping Corporation Limited (Cosco Shipping) has provided more information regarding its $6.3bn takeover bid for family-owned Orient Overseas (International) Limited (OOIL), in particular on the risk associated with anti-monopoly approval and the listing status of OOIL in Hong Kong.

Zurich International Life Limited launches simplified investment plan for UAE market

26 July 2017 Dubai, United Arab Emirates - Zurich International Life Limited announced today the launch of Simple Wealth , a new simplified investment plan that provides an easy way for consumers in the United Arab Emirates to manage and grow their wealth.

Taylor falls again in ICC rankings

LONDON, CMC – West Indies Women’s captain, Stafanie Taylor, has continued her slide in the international rankings, as the fallout continues from her side’s wretched outing at the recent ICC Women’s World Cup in England. In the latest One-Day International rankings released yesterday, Jamaican Taylor....

Birmingham City transfer news and digest: Key players, international midfielder target, director drops defender hint, trials continue

The key players. Che Adams scored the goal that kept Blues in the Championship in May and he'll certainly have a big say in whether the club can negotiate their way out of the division next season. Adams scored seven goals in 42 appearances in his first term at Birmingham City but those statistics understate his influence across the campaign.

Wolves transfer news and rumours: A look at the new men, how Wolves can secure promotion, defender blow, winger's future uncertain, 16-year-old match-winner

Peterborough United 0 Wolverhampton Wanderers 1. It was Roy of The Rovers stuff at the ABAX Stadium as 16-year-old substitute Austin Samuels got the winning goal for Wolves against Peterborough United. Fresh from a pre-season tour with the under-18s side, England youth international Samuels replaced Joe Mason on 62 minutes.

Media freedom watchdog notes PNG election slips

An international media freedom watchdog has condemned media freedom violations which it found have marred Papua New Guinea's ongoing general election. Reporters Without Borders (RSF) has also taken note of an attempt to muzzle a leading PNG writer and social media practitioner.

Bardsley secures Burnley move from Stoke

REUTERS: Burnley have signed defender Phil Bardsley from Stoke City on a two-year contract for an undisclosed fee, the Lancashire-based Premier League club said on Tuesday. The 32-year-old Scotland international returns to Turf Moor where he spent a month on loan in the Championship in 2006.

Former World Anti-doping boss welcomes schoolboy rugby testing 38 minutes ago International evidence suggests doping is a serious concern in schoolboy rugby.

Former Director General of the World Anti-Doping Agency, David Howman has welcomed the move to test New Zealand's leading Secondary School Rugby players. Drug Free Sport New Zealand (DFSNZ) will randomly test athletes at September's Top Four National First XV finals tournament in Palmerston North.

Art historian Bangdel is no more

Jul 26, 2017- Internationally acclaimed art historian Dina Bangdel, who was known for her expertise both in traditional and contemporary arts, passed away on Tuesday in the United States, her friends confirmed. She was 54. Bangdel, associate professor at the Virginia Commonwealth University (VSU) in....

MAHASARAKAM, 26 July 2017 (NNT) – Mahasarakam Rajabhat University has opened the 3rd National Industrial Technology Academic Conference and the 24th National Industrial Technology Dean’s Council Conference, bringing together over 400 Thai and ...

MAHASARAKAM, 26 July 2017 (NNT) – Mahasarakam Rajabhat University has opened the 3rd National Industrial Technology Academic Conference and the 24th National Industrial Technology Dean’s Council Conference, bringing together over 400 Thai and international students and academics from within the industrial technology realm.

Lebanese newspapers' headlines on 26/7/2017

NNA - Following are some of Lebanon's newspapers' headlines on Wednesday, July 26, 2017: ADDIYAR: No choice for Wadi Hmayed and al-Malahi terrorists except to surrender or leave Hariri meets Trump: Partners in fighting Daesh and all kinds of terror Future: We call for international troops among borders AL-MUSTAQBAL: U.

Prince Dube leaves for SuperSport United

HIGHLANDERS' preparations for tomorrow's Premiership encounter against Bulawayo City have been dealt a body blow following the departure of chief striker Prince Dube for South African topflight side SuperSport United. Dube left the country yesterday morning and was seen off at the Joshua Mqabuko Nkomo International Airport by Highlanders officials.

Climate change and islands

Opinion by Christopher H. Lim and Vincent Mack Though climate change has been an internationally recognised challenge since the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change in 1992, efforts towards reducing carbon emissions by governments remain uneven and insufficient.

Intl folk dance festival kicks off in Urumqi

By Sun Hui ( chinadaily.com.cn ) Updated: 2017-07-26. The 5th China Xinjiang International Folk Dancing Festival opened in Urumqi, capital of the Xinjiang Uygur autonomous region, on July 20. The festival, scheduled from July 20 to Aug 5, has gathered more than 20,000 dancers from countries all....

Deep Dive: Emerging markets fund manager favors Bangladesh and Kenya, and avoids Korea and Taiwan

Investors' interest in emerging markets stocks is back. They may want to travel a bit farther to so-called frontier markets for even better returns, said Sandra Ackermann-Schaufler, portfolio manager for international and emerging markets for SEI Investments.

Antonio Conte calls Alvaro Morata 'a good buy' after debut in Chelsea defeat

Chelsea coach Antonio Conte praised the battling contribution of new striker Alvaro Morata after his debut in Tuesday's 3-2 defeat to Bayern Munich in Singapore, while Bayern boss Carlo Ancelotti hailed his own newcomer James Rodriguez. Morata came on as a 63rd-minute substitute in the International....

Pesticides May Have Caused South Asian Children's Sudden Deaths

A pesticide banned by international treaty in 2011 could be responsible for the deaths of young children in South Asia, according to new findings. In June 2012, 14 children were brought to the Dinajpur Medical College Hospital in northern Bangladesh with acute encephalitis, a dangerous swelling of the brain.

Manchester City's busy summer includes brand growth in US

Manchester United's Luis Antonio Valencia, left, tries to block a drive by Manchester City's Leroy Sane, right, during the second half of an International Champions Cup soccer match in Houston, Thursday, July 20, 2017. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip) By Greg Beacham, Associated Press. POMONA, Calif.

Vodka Festival Budapest, Millenáris, 19

Vodka in the summer? Why not. The 2 days Vodka Festival in Millenáris brings you 40 different types of this drink, along with cocktails, two stages with Hungarian and international performers to entertain guests and the first Vodka Labyrinth. On 19 August a retro party awaits guests with the most popular Hungarian Stars, namely Sipos F.

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Jonglei government-owned radio off-air, citizens rely on independent media outlets

The Jonglei state government-owned Jonglei Public Radio has been off-air since the outbreak of civil war in 2013 and may remain so, allegedly due to lack of off...

Easy like Sunday morning

1. 90 years ago on July 23, 1927, the Bombay Presidency Radio Club started broadcasting over Indian airwaves. This was the start of radio in India. It was later...

South Sudan blocks access to independent websites

The South Sudanese government has blocked access to the websites of Dutch-backed Radio Tamazuj, as well as the popular news blogs Nyamilepedia and Paanluel Wel....

South Sudan blocks access to independent websites

The South Sudanese government has blocked access to the websites of Dutch-backed Radio Tamazuj, as well as the popular news blogs Nyamilepedia and Paanluel Wel....

All India Radio Earns Rs 10 Crore From PM's 'Mann Ki Baat'

New Delhi : Prime Minister Narendra Modi's monthly radio address 'Mann Ki Baat' has generated a revenue of about Rs 10 crore for the All India Radio (AIR) in th...

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Moscow To Go After All Faiths Russian Orthodox Church Doesn’t Like? – OpEd

By Paul Goble A Duma roundtable this week shows that deputies are preparing to further gut the 1997 Russian Freedom of Conscience Law and bring the power of the...

How Kiev Takes Kurt Volker for an Idiot

by Scott Humor. Regardless of what the US’s new envoy to Ukraine, Kurt Volker, thinks of himself, he arrived to Ukraine to buy a Brooklyn Bridge, whether he wan...

Kyrgyzstan: Fight Over Alphabets Heating Up – OpEd

By Paul Goble Kyrgyzstan has become the latest post-Soviet country where a struggle has broken out between those who want to shift from the Cyrillic to the Lati...

Russians Less Attached To Ideology Than Many Assume – OpEd

By Paul Goble Analysts of all political persuasions tend to assume that this or that group of the population is deeply attached to a particular ideology and tha...

The Latest: Sessions' El Salvador trip focuses on MS-13 gang

U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions is on a mission to El Salvador that aims to strengthen international cooperation in the fight against the street gang MS-13....

Demographic Dividend: Skilled youth holds the key to reaping benefits

Bangladesh would be able to reap the full benefits of demographic dividend when it equips the large young population with technical education and skill, said pa...

Social Business Day conference cancelled

A conference, which was supposed to be organised by Yunus Centre today, was cancelled as police said they would not be able to provide security for the event. A...

Siddiqur flown to Chennai

Titumir college student Siddiqur Rahman, whose eyes were damaged in “police action” during a demonstration at Shahbagh on July 20, was taken to India for better...

Mehedi's time to learn

Mehedi Hasan had a spectacular arrival to international cricket as he took nineteen wickets during his debut Test series against England at home last year. But ...

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...

What Trump Owes America's Christian Fascists

Donald Trump’s ideological vacuum, the more he is isolated and attacked, is being filled by the Christian right. This Christianized fascism, with its network of...

Trump and the Christian Fascists

Donald Trump's ideological vacuum, the more he is isolated and attacked, is being filled by the Christian right. This Christianized fascism, with its network of...

Trump and the Christian Fascists

Donald Trump’s ideological vacuum, the more he is isolated and attacked, is being filled by the Christian right. This Christianized fascism, with its network of...

How Evangelicals Are Influencing President Trump

Trump’s White House Has Evangelicals ‘On Speed Dial,’ Says Activist Who Prayed Over President. Evangelical Christians have unprecedented access to President Do...

Spicer Finally Takes On-Camera Questions — From Christian Broadcasting Network

The White House has not held an on-camera daily press briefing since June 29, and Sarah Sanders, the deputy press secretary, is scheduled to again take question...

Vatican turns off fountains amid drought in Rome

The Vatican has switched off its fountains amid a growing water shortage in Rome and surrounding areas which had just 26 days of rain this year, Vatican Radio r...

DRC: Kivu residents protest abduction of priests with silence (Radio Vatican 07/25/17 )

Residents of North Kivu in the Democratic Republic of Congo have staged a week-long silent protest intended to send a message to the kidnappers of two Catholic ...

St. Peterâ s Square fountains being shut off due to drought

Vatican City • The Vatican says it is shutting off all its fountains, including those in St. Peter's Square, because of Italy's drought. Vatican Radio on Monday...

St Peter’s Square fountains shut due to drought

Vatican City: The Vatican says it is shutting off all its fountains, including those in St Peter’s Square, because of Italy’s drought. Vatican Radio on Monday s...

Vatican shuts down fountains amid Italy drought, in line with Pope Francis' environment teachings

Amid a prolonged drought across many parts of Italy, the Vatican is shutting off its famous fountains in a move described by officials as being in line with Pop...

Christian TV to Sean Spicer: People are wondering how to pray for you

Spicer appeared via a video feed standing under the hot morning sun in the White House courtyard, where he fielded friendly questions about health care, the Rus...

Controversial Moroccan Christian Preacher Challenges Salafi Scholar to Debate

Rabat – The controversial Moroccan Christian preacher Brother Rachid has challenged Moroccan Salafi scholar Mohamed El Fizazi to debate Islam and Christianity. ...

This apocalyptic Korean Christian group goes by different names. Critics say it's just a cult.

A visit with Chairman Lee. The members of Shinchonji call him “Chairman Lee,” or just “the chairman.” In church literature, he is also variously identified as “...

Christian Television Network host to bring talents to stage at Dulcet

Derrick Williams, host of the Christian Television Network's The Gospel Voice , brings something new to New Port Richey this month. Beginning July 23, the vocal...

Christian TV In Russia Bribes LGBT To Leave The Country

Christian TV In Russia Offers To Pay LGBT To Leave The Country For Good. Russia’s religious TV channel is offering to send LGBT Russians abroad for good, so th...

SIRIUS XM HOLDINGS INC. : Results of Operations and Financial Condition, Regulation FD Disclosure, Financial Statements and Exhibits (form 8-K)

Item 2.02 Results of Operations and Financial Condition. On July 27, 2017 , we reported our financial and operating results for the three and six months ended J...

AiNET brings dark fiber to Prince George's County Public Safety Communications Radio Network

WASHINGTON, July 26, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- AiNET has been awarded a contract by Prince George's County to run dark fiber to the County Public Safety Communicatio...

AiNET brings dark fiber to Prince George's County Public Safety Communications Radio Network

WASHINGTON July 26, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- AiNET has been awarded a contract by Prince George's County to run dark fiber to the County Public Safety Communication...

Charlize Theron admits to taking drugs in her 20s

Charlize Theron has admitted to taking drugs in her twenties. Although the 41-year-old actress now leads a quiet life with her son Jackson and daughter August, ...

Charlize Theron admits to taking drugs in her 20s

Charlize Theron has admitted to taking drugs in her twenties. Although the 41-year-old actress now leads a quiet life with her son Jackson and daughter August, ...

Christmas in July? C Spire schedules "customer appreciation days" on July 28-29

RIDGELAND, Miss. July 26, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- C Spire is pulling out all the stops and throwing a huge celebration at all its retail stores this week featuring...

Christmas in July? C Spire schedules "customer appreciation days" on July 28-29

RIDGELAND, Miss., July 26, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- C Spire is pulling out all the stops and throwing a huge celebration at all its retail stores this week featurin...

TECHNICOLOR: FIRST HALF 2017 RESULTS

     The level of activity in VFX for film and TV was sustained with the teams working on more than 25 Film projects, including Warner Bros. Wonder Woman a...

Airtel Digital TV sub base expands, even as ARPUs dip

MUMBAI: Q1 2018 ended 30 June 2017 has been a bit of a mixed bag for the Sunil Mittal headed Bharati Airtel’s DTH biz – Airtel Digital TV. Its subscriber base e...

26th July 2017

By Zika Bobby. Managing Director, MultiChoice Nigeria, John Ugbe, has said that the company is happy with subscribers’ excitement in the ongoing WOW reward prom...

A flaw in wireless networks lets hackers pretend to be you

They're coming from your own phone number. Consider how unique your phone number is to your identity. It's tied to a majority of your online accounts for bankin...

How Microsoft wants to bring broadband to rural Americans

Old, unused TV signals could soon become the rural broadband of the future — but the TV stations of today have some qualms about the idea. People have been maki...

Why Verizon Communications Inc. Stock Jumped Today

Shares of Verizon Communications (NYSE: VZ) popped on Thursday morning, trading 6.5% higher as of 11:15 a.m. EDT. The fuel for this fire came from Verizon's sec...

Comcast offers wireless service in Middle Tennessee

Comcast is offering wireless service in Middle Tennessee through its retail locations. Xfinity Mobile will rely on Comcast’s 4G LTE network and 200,000 Wi-Fi ho...

Airtel, Vodafone, Idea, BSNL have more reasons to be afraid of Reliance Jio: Here's why

Reliance Jio's unparalleled contributions to the Indian telecom industry from a consumer perspective have made mobile internet a necessity than a luxury. By off...

This National Guard Jet Is A Fueling Station In The Sky

The 126th Air Refueling Wing has eight KC-135 Stratotankers. The planes can carry 33,000 gallons of fuel. (Maria Altman/St. Louis Public Radio) Scott Air Force ...

Government open to cooperation with president

The government is open to cooperating with president Andrzej Duda on the judiciary reform, but its goals are on the matter are "clearly set", cabinet spokespers...

Slaughterhouse to pay $1,250 for failing to stun animals

A Vermont slaughterhouse that officials say failed to properly stun animals before slaughter has agreed to pay the state more than $1,000. Vermont Public Radio ...

Slaughterhouse to pay $1,250 for failing to stun animals

A Vermont slaughterhouse that officials say failed to properly stun animals before slaughter has agreed to pay the state more than $1,000. Vermont Public Radio ...

Slaughterhouse to pay $1,250 for failing to stun animals

A Vermont slaughterhouse that officials say failed to properly stun animals before slaughter has agreed to pay the state more than $1,000. Vermont Public Radio ...

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...

Chattanooga radio reporter fired, blames lawmakers updated

Jacqui Helbert claims she was holding this mic and wearing these headphones when she went with students to meet lawmakers. (Image: WTVC) CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. — A...

Chattanooga radio reporter fired, blames lawmakers updated

Jacqui Helbert claims she was holding this mic and wearing these headphones when she went with students to meet lawmakers. (Image: WTVC) CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. — A...

Pirates of the airwaves want youth to tune in

The story of pirate radio has been told by Hollywood but a new event wants to let younger people know that listening to the music you love was once not as easy ...

Pirates of the airwaves want youth to tune in

The story of pirate radio has been told by Hollywood but a new event wants to let younger people know that listening to the music you love was once not as easy ...

Kurupt FM announce London Roundhouse takeover

pirate radio heroes Kurupt FM have announced details of a takeover. London Roundhouse They will bring The Lost Tapes Tour to the venue on Tuesday October 10. Th...

Pastor la vista, baby! FCC enforcers shut down church pirate radio Forget about the internet: FM is where the real action is 71 Comments 14 Jul 21:50

Pastor la vista, baby! FCC enforcers shut down church pirate radio Forget about the internet: FM is where the real action is. Open up! It's the FCC! The words ...

Heritage railway stations tuning into the 1960s

A HERITAGE railway will be hosting a special tribute to pirate radio during its festival celebrating the 1960s. An exhibition dedicated to the history of offsho...