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Emir directs aid plane to Somalia

In line with the directives of the Emir H H Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani, a C-17 plane belonging to Emiri Air Force at the Ministry of Defence departed to Mogadishu International Airport in the Federal Republic of Somalia, carrying medical equipment and first aid to help the injured following the....

Red carpet welcome for Emir in Jakarta

Emir H H Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani arrived in Jakarta yesterday on a two-day state visit to the Republic of Indonesia. The Emir and his accompanying delegation were greeted upon arrival at Jakarta Soekarno-Hatta International Airport by Minister of Trade of Indonesia, Enggartiasto Lukita,....

Unesco election illustrates dysfunctions

The election at the head of Unesco finally ended with a victory of the French Audrey Azoulay. Despite the satisfaction of seeing a woman once again appointed as the head of the organization, this election has above all illustrated the dysfunctions of an international order whose renewal is now an urgent matter.

International-marketing VP chosen

The National Pork Board has named Craig Morris as its new vice-president of international marketing. Morris is currently the deputy administrator of the Livestock, Poultry and Seed Program of the Agricultural Marketing Service at the U.S. Department of Agriculture, a position he’s held since 2004.

BOXING TOURNEY AT UNISWA ON SATURDAY

MBABANE In readiness for about three international youth events next year, the Swaziland Boxing Association (SWABA) will on Saturday host a boxing tournament at the University of Swaziland’s Ligcabho LeMaswati Sports Emporium. According to SWABA Secretary General Thabsile Mngometulu, the tournament....

Let’s pray for Zambia

THE Bible in 2 Chronicles 7:14 (New International Version) says: “If my people, who are called by my name, will humble themselves and pray and seek my face and turn from their wicked ways, then I will hear from heaven, and I will forgive their sin and will heal their land.

Dj Mic Smith To Celebrate 10 Years In T...

Sunday October 22nd will be etched in the memories of many Ghanaians as a tall list of top stars converge at the Accra Mall food court to party and pay tribute to the contribution of DJ Mic Smith to the Ghanaian and international music industry. For the past decade, Mic Smith known in real life as....

International student numbers at all-time high for Holland College

In addition to increased international student numbers, Holland College's language instruction for newcomers to Canada program is also seeing lots of growth. (Laura Meader/CBC) International student numbers are at an all-time high for Holland College — with 330 international students attending the school this year.

U.S. charges Chinese nationals in fentanyl trafficking case

WASHINGTON Order Reprint U.S. prosecutors have charged two Chinese nationals who sold fentanyl to American customers over the internet in a massive international conspiracy case, the Justice Department announced Tuesday. The case is unique, the Justice Department said, because the men are the first....

Chicago fires 2 officers in United passenger dragging case

One of the fired officers, a sergeant, also was part of an attempt to cover up some details of the incident that happened in April at Chicago's O'Hare International Airport, according to the report. Four officers were involved in the confrontation with passenger David Dao, who was aboard a flight to Louisville, Kentucky.

Raytheon systems support complex international ballistic missile defense exercise

HEBRIDES RANGE, Scotland, Oct. 17, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- A Raytheon -built Standard Missile-3 intercepted a medium-range ballistic missile target at sea as part of a multinational operational exercise off the coast of Scotland. The NATO-led exercise, Formidable Shield 17, was an integrated air and....

Politics live as Malcolm Turnbull sells his ...

6:15am Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull thinks the state and territory leaders will come around. "I am confident common sense will prevail. We have the advice. Let's look after Australian families. Let's make sure that energy prices are lower, the lights stay on and we are responsible and meet our international commitments," he told Channel 7.

Mesa Adaptive Average of Magna International (MGA) Holding Above Support Line

Shares of Magna International (MGA) have seen the Mesa Adaptive Moving Average (MAMA) climb above the Fractional Moving Average or FAMA. The crossing of the MAMA and FAMA lines can be used to generate Buy and Sell signals. When the MAMA crosses above the FAMA a buy signal is given.

WATCH: Drone soars over Raqqa, shows flattened, crumbling buildings

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Nearly 400,000 people under poverty line in Nepal: survey

KATHMANDU, Oct. 17 (Xinhua) -- Nearly 400,000 people are reeling under the poverty line across 25 districts in Nepal, according to a report unveiled by the Ministry of Cooperatives and Poverty Alleviation on Tuesday. The report was launched on the occasion of the 25th International Day for the Eradication of Poverty, which falls on Oct.

Should Pole Dancing Be Classed As A Sport? Two Women Go Head-To-Head On The Debate

According to The Times , Coates has been campaigning for pole dancing to receive sporting recognition since 2006 and has already met with the International Olympic Committee, describing “encouraging” results. But not everyone has welcomed the news. While advocates of pole dancing say it is a....

IMF presses Zambia to redefine borrowing plans

LUSAKA, Oct. 17 (Xinhua) -- The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has urged authorities in Zambia to redefine borrowing plans in view of risks associated with high levels of debt, a senior government official said on Tuesday. Ministry of Finance Permanent Secretary for Economic Management Mukuli....

UN chief urges action to address root causes of poverty

, Oct. 17 (Xinhua) -- United Nations (UN) Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Tuesday called for addressing the root causes of poverty to eradicate it in its entirety. Highlighting the importance of the 2030 Agenda, the UN chief said in a video message marking the International Day for the....

International journalists hunt "treasures" for CPC congress coverage

TIANJIN, Oct. 17 (Xinhua) -- Riding a high-speed train from Beijing to Tianjin for the first time, Nyunt Zaw Aung said he was stunned by both the speed and the advanced technology. "It is comfortable and the speed goes as high as 300 km per hour. In my country, trains travel only about 80 km per....

L’Occitane International S.A. (SEHK:973) Valuation in the Spotlight

The ERP5 Rank is an investment tool that analysts use to discover undervalued companies. The ERP5 looks at the Price to Book ratio, Earnings Yield, ROIC and 5 year average ROIC. The ERP5 of L’Occitane International S.A. (SEHK:973) is 2549. The lower the ERP5 rank, the more undervalued a company is thought to be.

NASA astronaut uses popular fidget spinners to test Newton's law of motion

Add the International Space Station to the seemingly endless list of places where you can find a fidget spinner either being used or advertised for sale. While some schools have banned the objects that advertise themselves as a means to help people focus, they can be found just about anywhere.

Commander-in-chief receives Joint Task Force 633 Commander

Manama, Oct. 17 (BNA): Bahrain Defence Force (BDF) Commander-in-chief Field Marshal Shaikh Khalifa bin Ahmed Al Khalifa today received Commander of Joint Task Force 633, Commander of the Australian Headquarters in the Middle, Maj-Gen John Frewen, who is on a visit to the country to attend Bahrain International Defence Exhibition & Conference 2017.

Shaikh Khalid bin Hamad receives Airborne Systems Business Development Manager

Manama, Oct. 17 (BNA): Commander of the Royal Guard Special Force Major Shaikh Khalid bin Hamad Al Khalifa received Business Development Manager of Airborne Systems Joey De Costa, on the sidelines of Bahrain International Defence Exhibition and Conference (BIDEC 2017) which is held under the....

MARKETS CLOSE: BoE rate hike speculation dominates session

Online retailer Asos has reported a surge in full-year profits and upgraded its sales forecasts after it was boosted by a strong international performance. The firm clocked a 33 per cent rise in revenues to 1.9billion in the year to August 31, with pre-tax profits growing 145 per cent to 80million.

Oops! Actor Bill Pullman accepts, then breaks film award new

FILE - In a Sunday, Sept. 10, 2017 file photo, Bill Pullman attends a premiere for "Battle of the Sexes" on day 4 of the Toronto International Film Festival at the Ryerson Theatre, in Toronto. On Saturday, Oct. 14, 2017, the “Independence Day” actor was the recipient of the Excellence in Acting....

Press Releases: Secretary Tillerson To Deliver Remarks on U.S.-India Partnership at CSIS

U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson will deliver remarks on “Defining Our Relationship with India for the Next Century” at the Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS) on Wednesday, October 18, at 10 a.m. His remarks will be followed by a question-and-answer session moderated by President and CEO of CSIS John J.

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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 ...