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Kyle rewrites swimming history

Kyle enters the history books of Sri Lanka as this is the first such medal won by a Sri Lankan in the international swimming arena. So far Sri Lanka has only won medals in Asian and South Asian competitions and Kyle has set the record in being the first to make his mark in an international swimming competition.

Nigerian girls at risk of trafficking as sex workers, IOM says

The International Organisation for Migration (IOM) on Friday said thousands of Nigerian migrant girls brought to Italy were in great danger of being forced into prostitution in Europe. The number of female Nigerians, many of them minors, often naive about their fate at the hands of traffickers,....

Construction Begins on International Mega-Science Experiment to Understand Neutrinos

Saturday, July 22, 2017 - 00:52 in Astronomy & Space In a unique groundbreaking ceremony held this afternoon at the Sanford Underground Research Facility in Lead, South Dakota, a group of dignitaries, scientists and engineers from around the world marked the start of construction of a massive....

Women's Asia Cup Basketball 2017: India matches live score, ticket sales information

International Basketball Federation's (FIBA) Women's Asia Cup 2017 tournament kick starts in Bengaluru from Sunday, July 23. The tournament will be played across two venues -- Sree Kanteerava Stadium and Koramangala Indoor Stadium. India are featuring in the tournament for the 18th time this year.

Sri Lanka Navy arrests eight Indian fishermen for poaching in Sri Lankan waters :

Sri Lanka Navy arrests eight Indian fishermen for poaching in Sri Lankan waters Sat, Jul 22, 2017, 11:24 am SL Time, ColomboPage News Desk, Sri Lanka. July 22, Colombo: Sri Lanka Navy Friday arrested eight fishermen from Tamil Nadu for allegedly breaching the International Maritime Boundary Line (IMBL) and poaching in Sri Lankan waters.

China aims to become world leader in AI, challenges US dominance

China has outlined plans to become a world-leader in artificial intelligence by 2025, laying down a challenge to US dominance in the sector amid heightened international tensions over military applications of the technology. China released a national AI development plan late on Thursday, aiming to....

Qatar Emir breaks silence on Gulf feud, is open to dialogue

In a televised speech, Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani said Friday that Qatar isn't afraid of identifying and correcting errors, and that while the Saudi-led alliance has violated international law by trying to isolate his country, the crisis has also helped the emirate to identify shortcomings.

PM appoints Dr Musharraf Rasool Cyan as PIA chief: sources

KARACHI: Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif late Friday appointed former bureaucrat Dr Musharaf Rasool Cyan as Pakistan International Airline's new Chief Executive Officer. The summary to appoint Cyan as the national airline's chief was approved in a meeting between Adviser to the PM on aviation Sardar....

The latest ‘Defenders’ trailer is out (VIDEO)

SAN DIEGO, July 22 — With the upcoming ‘The Defenders’ TV show happening next month, the cast came to preview the show at the San Diego Comic-Con International (SDCC). All episodes of Marvel’s 'The Defenders' streaming only on Netflix August 18. At the SDCC, besides showing the first episode of the....

Zlatan Ibrahimovic reveals further development as injury return gathers pace

Zlatan Ibrahimovic looks determined to return to action sooner than expected as he stepped up his recovery process from a serious knee injury. The former Sweden international suffered severe cruciate ligament damage in the latter stages of 2016/17 campaign and initial diagnosis ruled him out at least until the start of 2018.

Lexmark International : releases Markvision Enterprise 3.0

Lexmark International , a global imaging solutions leader, today released version 3.0 of Markvision Enterprise (MVE 3.0), Lexmark's fleet management software solution. MVE 3.0 provides customers better visibility into their entire fleet of network printers and multifunction devices, regardless of manufacturer.

Sri Lanka Navy arrests eight Indian fishermen for poaching in Sri Lankan waters

Sat, Jul 22, 2017, 11:24 am SL Time, ColomboPage News Desk, Sri Lanka. July 22, Colombo: Sri Lanka Navy Friday arrested eight fishermen from Tamil Nadu for allegedly breaching the International Maritime Boundary Line (IMBL) and poaching in Sri Lankan waters.

Koshi in their veins

Jul 22, 2017- The Koshi Barrage is a mega-structure near the international border with India. Built between 1958 and 1962, the barrage has 56 gates which are controlled by the Nepal Army and Indian officials from down river, as the infrastructure is crucial for flood management in both countries during the monsoon.

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Poland's senators approve contentious court overhaul. Police: Errant US bombing kills 12 Afghan security forces. 6 killed as tensions over shrine turn violent in Israel. Mexico murders up with deadliest month in at least 20 years. Audi to update 850,000 cars as diesel recalls widen. 'Darknet' suspect's flashy cars raised eyebrows in Thailand.

Israeli Police Expels International Press from Temple Mount

JERUSALEM – The Israeli police expelled the international press from the vicinity of Temple Mount, where hundreds of Muslim faithful have gathered on Friday to pray outside the compound in protest of the restrictions of access and new security measures.

Liverpool Seals Andy Robertson Move from Hull City

LONDON – Scotland international Andy Robertson put pen to paper on a long-term contract with Liverpool on Friday, the Premier League club announced on its website. Speaking after completing his move, the 23-year-old defender told Liverpoolfc.com, “It feels a wee bit surreal just now. Obviously I’m delighted.

IMG renews IPL events deal as race hots up for media rights

MUMBAI: IPL events rights holder - the International Management Group (IMG) has reportedly renewed its partnership with the Indian Premier League (IPL) for another five years. For the last 10 years, the UK-based organisation is the primary controller of the main events related to the IPL.

North Korean GDP Grew 3.9% in 2016

SEOUL – The North Korean economy grew 3.9 percent in 2016 despite international sanctions, registering its highest growth rate in more than a decade, according to an annual estimate published on Friday by the South Korean central bank. The increase in North Korea’s gross domestic product marks a sharp change, following a 1.

ITF Hands Ilie Nastase Three-Year Ban for Fed Cup Remarks

LONDON – The International Tennis Federation handed on Friday Romanian Fed Cup captain Ilie Nastase a three-year ban and a fine for his recent conduct. ITF said that they found Romanian former tennis player Nastase guilty of breaching many of its welfare policy articles during a Fed Cup tie between Romania and Great Britain in April.

Uruguayan International Christian Stuani Signs with Girona on 3-Year Contract

ROME – Uruguayan international Christian Stuani has signed a three-year contract with Girona FC on Friday, the newly promoted La Liga club reported on their website. Stuani, 30, who began his career in Uruguay, arrived in Europe in January 2008, when he signed for Reggina Calcio in the Italian Serie A.

Social justice impossible without education, says Kailash Satyarthi

BENGALURU: Child rights activist and Nobel laureate Kailash Satyarthi on Friday made an impassioned plea to outlaw the caste system. “I was made an outcaste, so I decided to outcaste the entire caste system,” he said. He was speaking at the inauguration of the three-day Dr B R Ambedkar International Conference 2017 on Friday.

Comic-Con is in full swing in San Diego

. By Ventuno | Published: 22nd July 2017 09:50 AM | Last Updated: 22nd July 2017 09:54 AM. Comic-Con International kicked off in San Diego on Thursday.

Sand sculpting fest draws artists from all over the world

REVERE, Mass. (AP) — Hundreds of thousands of people are expected to attend a sand sculpting festival on a Massachusetts beach this weekend. The International Sand Sculpting Festival on Revere Beach got underway Friday morning. The festival runs through Sunday.

Sand sculpting fest draws artists from all over the world

Marianne van den Broek, of Key West, Fla., works on her sculpture at the Revere Beach International Sand Sculpting Festival, Friday, July 21, 2017, in Revere, Mass. The festival runs though Sunday. (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer) Jonathan Bouchard, of Montreal, works on his sculpture at the Revere Beach....

TAT aims to make Thailand a “preferred destination”

The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) recently held the annual TAT Action Plan for 2018 meeting, which covers both international and domestic tourism. TAT’s marketing plan 2018 has been designed to serve the purpose of generating revenue and increasing visitor arrivals, promoting new ideas and following the development agenda of Thailand 4.

International Referee Tony Weeks Presents Cus...

Legendary American boxing referee, Tony Weeks presented a customised boxing gloves to former Ghana President H.E Jerry Rawlings during a visit to his residence on Friday. Tony Weeks is in Ghana for the first time to officiate the boxing bout between Isaac Dogboe against Javier Chacon at the Bukom Boxing Arena on Saturday.

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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...

PM Modi's Mann Ki Baat generates Rs 10 crore revenue for All India Radio in last 2 fiscals

PM Modi’s Mann Ki Baat generates Rs 10 crore revenue for All India Radio in last 2 fiscals Prime Minister Narendra Modi's monthly radio address 'Mann Ki Baat' h...

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Kazakhstan: Civic And Ethnic Identities Only Two Among Many – OpEd

By Paul Goble Like their Russian counterparts, Kazakh experts have long debated the relative strength of civic and ethnic attachments, Gulmira Ileuova says; but...

For The Chekists, Navalny Is The Yeltsin Of 1987 – OpEd

By Paul Goble Many have forgotten that in May 1987, Boris Yeltsin, then head of the Moscow city committee of the CPSU, received representatives of the chauvinis...

Caucasus Emirate Far From Dead But Focused Now On Syria – OpEd

She details the splits within the organization since the death of Emir Doku Umarov in 2013 and notes the absence of any single agreed-upon leader above the regi...

Can both Presidents leave the country?

By Josef Omorotionmwan. A T the presidential level, what we have today is a big improvement on what we had during the President Musa Yar’ Adua years. During the...

Woman misses flight in UAE, police offer luxury...

The community police division of Sharjah Police has helped a Russian woman who missed her flight at Sharjah international airport. The woman, who arrived late, ...

Damac explores opportunities in Malta

Damac International is considering to expand its operations in Malta given the favourable tax climate and its vibrant tourism sector. Recently the company Chair...

Red Cross chief visits besieged city on Yemen's front lines

CAIRO (AP) — The chief of the international Red Cross chief has made a rare visit to the front lines in Yemen, taking a dirt road on Monday to reach the besiege...

Red Cross chief visits besieged city on Yemen's front lines

The chief of the international Red Cross chief has made a rare visit to the front lines in Yemen, taking a dirt road on Monday to reach the besieged western of ...

Greece announces return to bond market with 5-year issue

Greece says it will issue a five-year bond on Tuesday, in the country's first attempt to return to international borrowing markets since a single bond issue in ...

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 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...

After failing on health care, McConnell's rep

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) listens to a question during a press conference following the weekly policy meeting at the U.S. Capitol Dec. 1, 20...

Juan Williams: Trump's war on U.S. intelligence

Last week, President Trump said it is just blather — not a fact — that Russian President Vladimir Putin wanted him to win the presidency. “So, what I keep heari...

Francis makes ‘symbolic’ €25,000 donation to East Africa famine

Want create site? Find and plugins. Free WordPress Themes In an unprecedented gesture, Pope Francis has made a “symbolic contribution” of 25,000 euros to the UN...

Francis makes 'symbolic' €25,000 donation to East Africa famine

Pubblicato il: 21/07/2017 17:24. In an unprecedented gesture, Pope Francis has made a "symbolic contribution" of 25,000 euros to the UN Food and Agriculture Org...

Lighthouse Christian Radio celebrates its 13th Anniversary

With the slogan, “Shining the Light on Darkness”, Lighthouse Christian Radio 101.3FM has been providing a variety of Christian-based programming and music for 2...

Sabahan goes to court in bid to start Christian radio station

Sabahan Ronnie Vun is seeking a court application to allow a Christian radio station in Sabah and Sarawak. — Picture courtesy of Ronnie Vun. KOTA KINABALU, July...

Communion wafers must contain some gluten, Vatican says

The directive, which was dated June 15 but received significant attention only after it was reported by Vatican Radio on Saturday, affirms an existing policy. B...

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...

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, ...

Charlize Theron admits to taking drugs in her 20s

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, she revealed tha...

Editorial: Don’t encrypt county radio traffic without proof it is necessary

If law enforcement agencies in Deschutes County are going to encrypt their radio traffic, they need to come up with better examples of why it is necessary. Publ...

Smooth jazz fans get an HD Radio station in DFW that’s easy to listen to

The music has already been changing, with a soft launch that began last Thursday (and, as was the case with the “traditional” version of the Oasis, it’s not all...

Do or die time for digital TV operators

After three years of digital TV operations, a clear-cut picture is emerging of those who will rise and those who will fall by the wayside. Industry experts agre...

BEC World Public : AIS denies channel takeover report

July 23 --Mobile phone operator Advanced Info Service (AIS) has denied a media report that it is preparing to take over a digital TV channel. AIS on Saturday se...

AIS denies channel takeover report

Mobile phone operator Advanced Info Service (AIS) has denied a media report that it is preparing to take over a digital TV channel. AIS on Saturday sent a lette...

Top-tier telly for your living room

A stunning addition to anyone’s living room, the Samsung Q7F QLED TV is a 65-inch TV with excellent 4K ultra HD pictures as well as plenty of fun IPTV and smart...

Raeanna Group Committed to Deploy over 1000 Sites in Nigeria using NuRAN's GSM Solution

QUEBEC, QUEBEC -- (Marketwired) -- 07/24/17 -- NuRAN Wireless Inc. ("NuRAN Wireless" or the "Company") (CSE: NUR)(CSE: NUR.CN)(CNSX: NUR)(OTC: NRRWF) is pleased...

Lack of IDs cut sim card sales -Airtel MD

You have been here for a year now as the Airtel MD. What is your general assessment of the telecommunication business in Uganda? Telecommunication business in U...

JioPhone: After Qualcomm, Spreadtrum Also Announce Partnership to Make 'India Ka Smartphone'

Semiconductor company Spreadtrum through Twitter has announced a partnership with Reliance Jio to make 4G VoLTE powered JioPhone. This comes after Qualcomm had ...

OnePlus 5 Gets New Software Update to Fix '911 Reboot' Glitch

OnePlus has released a new software update to take care of a recent software glitch-- 911 reboot. While the issue was restricted to some parts of the world, the...

Why your Wi-Fi feels so slow sometimes

By Brian Fung The Washington Post. Randall Munroe, creator of the popular webcomic XKCD, is just like the rest of us: He struggles with Internet reliability. In...

As The Climate Changes, Kenyan Herders Find Centuries-Old Way Of Life In Danger

. Out here, in West Pokot County, Kenya , the landscape looks like Mars - red clay, rocks, and in the distance, a mountain so bare, it looks like a giant bould...

Wisconsin has long history of devastating floods

MADISON, Wis. (AP) -- Though this summer's rains have caused extensive flooding in parts of Wisconsin, flooding has always been a part of life in the state beca...

Wisconsin has long history of devastating floods

French settlers in Prairie du Chien made one of the first written records of flooding in the state in 1785, calling it "the year of great waters," Wisconsin Pub...

Wisconsin has long history of devastating floods

MADISON, Wis. (AP) - Though this summer's rains have caused extensive flooding in parts of Wisconsin, flooding has always been a part of life in the state becau...

Louisiana Public Broadcasting seeking Vietnam War stories

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Louisiana Public Broadcasting is searching for stories about how the Vietnam War affected its state residents. The new initiative — call...

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...

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...

Pastor la vista, baby! FCC enforcers shut down church pirate radio Forget about the internet: FM is where the real action is 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 ...

Kanu Or Saraki: Who Is A Greater Threat To Nigeria?

Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), who the government of President Buhari inadvertently made popular after it sent him into detention. Before then he was a lit...

Tomatoes and Watermelons

From Naewna, May 27, 2017 Title: Fate of Thailand…!! Man on left: Turbulent city bombing. Koo Tee. [Early suspicion about the bombing at the military-run hospit...