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Challenges for minorities within minorities

A multi-media story pack, 'Life at the Margins: The Challenges of Multiple Discrimination', highlights forms of discrimination faced by minorities and indigenous peoples. 8 March 2016. Minority Rights Group International (MRG) has today launched a new multi-media story pack, to highlight multiple....

First look at the new Sydney International Convention Centre

Join today and you can easily save your favourite articles, join in the conversation and comment, plus select which news your want direct to your inbox. Create your account now! Become a Brisbane Times member today. Join today and you can easily save your favourite articles, join in the....

View from the Street: Happy International Why-Do-Women-Get-A-Day Day, Australia!

The pitter-patter of tiny, angry tears. Happy International Women's Day, nation - or, as the white knights of the internet knows it, International Why Do Women Get A Day And Men Don't It's Just Reverse Sexism Hashtag Not All Men Day. "Nuts to this, Deidre: let's form a roller derby team.

Maghembe, German envoy to participate in world tourism fair hosted in Moshi

German Ambassador to Tanzania Egon Kochanke and the Minister for Natural Resources and Tourism, Prof Jumanne Maghembe (pictured), are among prominent figures who will take part in the International Tourism Fair which is expected to involve representatives from ten countries from across the world.

Nairobi darling of top investors: report

According to the Knight Frank’s Wealth report, Prime International Residential Index (PIRI), Nairobi ranked third in African cities as one for the world’s most important prime residential markets. South Africa’s economy is however going through a rocky period while Nairobi is only hampered by....

Why team has an uphill task reviving ailing coffee sector

The oldest coffee Sacco, Kenya Planters Cooperative Union (KPCU) says they have solutions to the problems afflicting the sector and should, therefore, have been included in the team. However, at the height of coffee production in 1989, the International Coffee Agreements fell apart after countries....

Liverpool Free Oshoala to Join Arsenal

Nigeria international striker Asisat Oshoala has been granted a UK work permit, clearing the path for her to complete a switch to Arsenal Ladies from rivals Liverpool Ladies. Arsenal Ladies’ bid was “reluctantly accepted” by their fellow Women’s Super League One side in January.

'Little improvement' for women in work

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Women work longer hours per day than men, the study said. Women have seen only "marginal improvements" in the world of work in the past 20 years, according to a global study. The International Labour Organization (ILO) said the difference in the employment rate between men and women had decreased by 0.

Maria Sharapova a drug cheat? The potential ramifications for one of the biggest stars in sport.

If the possible, but unlikely, four-year ban hanging over Maria Sharapova 's much-photographed head is duly imposed by the International Tennis Federation under its anti-doping program, her golden career is almost certainly over. For the. Maria Sharapova tested positive for a banned substance at the Australian Open.

International Women’s Day 2016: Origin, Facts & Ways to Celebrate

The world celebrates International Women’s Day today. As we celebrate our own personal victories, freedoms, courageous choices and determination, here are the details on how this day came into being. According to International Women’s Day.com , the idea of this global and female-centric day can be credited to German Clara Zetkin.

Maria Sharapova revealed she failed a drug test at the Australian Open

(via Youtube) Tennis star Maria Sharapova admitted Monday that she failed a drug test at the Australian Open. In a Monday press conference in Los Angeles, the five-time Grand Slam winner said she had been informed by the International Tennis Federation that meldonium, a drug she had been taking....

AFP Graphics Advisory

Tuesday's graphics: - INTERNATIONAL - SOMALIA-UNREST: Map locating a US air strike on Raso, Somalia where more than 150 jihadist fighters were killed over the weekend, according to the Pentagon. 45 x 75 mm (08/03/16) CHINA-MALAYSIA-AVIATION: - Factfile on the mystery of Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 that disappeared two years ago Tuesday.

Justice has been served by upholding Mir Quasem’s death sentence, says attorney general

Jamaat-e-Islami leader Mir Quasem Ali deserved the death penalty for the atrocities he committed during the 1971 Liberation War, says Attorney General Mahbubey Alam. His comments came after the Supreme Court on Tuesday upheld the death sentence awarded to the former al-Badr commander by the International Crime Tribunal.

Arab women in Women's Day Google Doodle video: #OneDayIWill

Today, March 8, is International Women’s Day, with the 2016 campaign theme being ‘Pledge For Parity’. To mark this year’s International Women’s Day, Google says it collaborated with 25 Egyptian women for a special ‘Doodle’ to help them voice their hopes and dreams.

Int'l Women's Day: PM salutes accomplishments of women

The prime minister said his government's skill development initiatives will empower women to contribute to India's growth. ET SPECIAL: Love visual aspect of news? Enjoy this exclusive slideshows treat! NEW DELHI: On International Women's day, Prime Minister today said he salutes women for their....

Junk-status rating for SA not a big deal, say risk analysts

South Africa is headed for a junk-status credit rating, but it’s the drought that will have a bigger effect on the economy, analysts say. At a briefing by international risk analysts, Control Risks, on its RiskMap 2016, published on Monday, François Conradie from NKC African Economics said a....

Podcast: Women's Day in South Sudan

Today is International Women's Day, a day on which organizations and activists will show their appreciation for women and call for development and respect for their rights. Ghada James Killa, a former member of the Central Equatoria State Legislative Assembly, says that women in South Sudan need to....

Bulgaria marks International Women's Day

Sofia. Bulgaria marks the International Women's Day, which is celebrated every year on March 8. In the beginning the holiday was established as a political event of the socialists but it gradually became part of the culture of many countries. In many states the topic of the political and human....

World Anti-Doping Body 'Dismayed' At New Russian Doping Allegations

The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) expressed "dismay" on March 7 at new revelations of possible Russian anti-doping violations in a German television documentary. An ARD program claimed, among other allegations, that Russian coaches who were suspended last year because of doping violations are....

Mountie on sick leave after Dziekanski death files lawsuit claiming RCMP negligence

One of the RCMP officers who responded the night Robert Dziekanski was Tasered and died at Vancouver International Airport has filed a lawsuit claiming the police force's "negligent" actions have cost him his career and his health. Const. Gerry Rundel, who was acquitted of perjury for his testimony....

Windies go as No. 2 * Mar. 7, 2016, 7:14 PM AST

Congrats: Leg-spinner Samuel Badree, centre, is congratulated by his team-mates after taking a wicket during the T20 warm-up match against Warwickshire at the Dubai International Cricket Stadium, Dubai, on Sunday. West Indies won by three wickets. –Photo: WICB Media.

Soca Warriors get Grenada warm-up * Mar. 7, 2016, 7:16 PM AST

The senior men's national football team will face Grenada in an international friendly at the National Stadium in St George's, Grenada on March 19. The fixture was confirmed by Trinidad and Tobago Football Association President David John-Williams yesterday following discussions with Soca Warriors head coach Stephen Hart.

Trudeau's celebrity can actually help us

Canadians should stop griping about Trudeau’s global “celebrity factor” and start recognizing that it could actually do a lot to help our international prestige. Sure, Stephen Harper never got a photo shoot in Vogue. The former PM certainly didn’t receive fawning profiles in the New York Times and the Washington Post either.

Issues abound in Rio, but USOC goes full steam ahead

Virus-spreading mosquitoes, bacteria-infested water and doping-plagued track teams are among the issues that will face American athletes at the Rio Olympics FILE - In this May 24, 2012, file photo, Scott Blackmun discusses an agreement between the International Olympic Committee and the U.S.

Tokyo zoo to improve conditions for elephant made famous by Canadian woman

Ulara Nakagawa of Vancouver drew international attention to Hanako’s living conditions through her blog and by getting more than 400,000 signatures in an online petition. TOKYO—An elephant whose living conditions came under scrutiny after a Canadian woman’s blog post will remain at a zoo in Tokyo,....

Nation Denver Fans Happy For Peyton, Sad to See Him Go Denver Fans Happy For Peyton, Sad to See Him Go Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning has decided to end his accomplished 18-year NFL career after helping the Broncos to a win in Super Bowl 50. (M

Denver Fans Happy For Peyton, Sad to See Him Go. Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning has decided to end his accomplished 18-year NFL career after helping the Broncos to a win in Super Bowl 50. (March 7) Denver Fans Happy For Peyton, Sad to See Him Go Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning....

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1940s transmitter finds new home in old jail

Bill Steele is a collector of odd things. A year ago, for example, he bought the site of the last double hanging in New Brunswick. His latest purchase is less m...

North Korea’s eerie coded messages RETURN to airwaves ahead of Olympics

Gentle music followed by a stern voice reading out orders apparently from a spy’s code book have once again been drifting over on shortwave radio from Kim Jong-...

The simple new device promising to treat chronic pain

A small, wearable device, the size of a 20-cent coin, claims to help patients suffering from chronic muscle and joint pain. ActiPatch uses pulsed electromagneti...

BBC launches Ethiopian and Eritrean radio services

The BBC on Monday launched new daily radio services producing news, current affairs, features and English language training for Ethiopians and Eritreans. The BB...

BBC launches Ethiopian, Eritrean radio services

. LONDON: The BBC on Monday launched new daily radio services producing news, current affairs, features and English language training for Ethiopians and Eritre...

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Paul Goble

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

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Now, 70 years later, however, a similar idea has surfaced but in the Russian Federation rather than in the United States as a result of the decision of the orga...

Obasanjo to Buhari: fight corruption on your nose

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has launched another attack at President Muhammadu Buhari over his administration’s handling of anti-corruption fight. In his...

Start-up launches first ever dark chocolate infused with saffron

“Traceability, food safety standards and freshness are big question marks in the spices industry because only a few individual spices have standardized internat...

IFF Q4 results: Sweet and savory modulation portfolio sales increase ..

15 Feb 2018 --- International Flavors & Fragrances Inc. (IFF) has released its financial results and strategic achievements for the fourth quarter and full year...

Hagymatikum as Europe’s best family bath

According to Makó Hiradó , British magazine LuxuryTravelGuide has elected Hagymatikum from Makó, Hungary as the best family-friendly bath in Europe in 2018. The...

Half of Hungarians able to put some money aside – promising economic news

reports that Hungarians are more optimistic about economic matters than in the past, which is proven by recent statistical data, too. The international report o...

33 Food and Agriculture Organizations Building a Better Food System in Washington, D.C.

The 4th Annual Washington, D.C. Food Tank Summit is just around the corner, and we’re excited to hear from, collaborate with, and meet our member organizations ...

Retune your radio to receive BBC Radio Lancashire

BBC Radio Lancashire will no longer broadcast programmes on 1557 kHz medium wave from January 15. Listeners who live around Lancaster, Morecambe and Arnside, an...

Pioneer pirate radio ship is live on Friday

RADIO Caroline makes a triumphant return to the airwaves this week with the blessing of the authorities which once banned it. On Friday, the pirate music statio...

Legendary station Radio Caroline returns to the airwaves

A legendary pirate radio station is back - and you can listen to it right now. Legendary Radio Caroline, founded in 1964, has finally made its return. It broadc...

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...

Trump will arrive as charities flee Mar-a-Lago

Orphan's Promise, a charity affiliated with the Christian Broadcasting Network that funds programs at orphanages in 67 countries, will be having its first Mar-a...

Israel finds a welcome audience with Christian journalists

JERUSALEM — Israel's nationalist government may be unpopular with Western liberals and much of its domestic press corps, but it has found a close friend among t...

Israel finds a welcome audience with Christian journalists

JERUSALEM — Israel’s nationalist government may be unpopular with Western liberals and much of its domestic press corps, but it has found a close friend among t...

Israel finds a welcome audience with Christian journalists

JERUSALEM — Israel's nationalist government may be unpopular with Western liberals and much of its domestic press corps, but it has found a close friend among t...

U.S. Christian press finds friends in Israel

with Western liberals and much of its domestic press corps, but it has found a close friend among the world's evangelical Christians and their media outlets. Th...

Pope Francis condoles with Iran over fatal quake

“Pope Francis sent a pair of telegrams to Iraq and Iran on Monday, expressing his condolences for the damage and loss of life caused by Sunday's severe earthqua...

Vatican Ambassador: Pope has been closely following developments in Belarus

MINSK, 13 November (BelTA) – Pope Francis has been closely following the developments in Belarus, Apostolic Nuncio to Belarus, Archbishop Gabor Pinter said afte...

Pope Francis: Lift up your hearts, not your cellphones, during worship

“It makes me very sad when I celebrate Mass here in the Square or in the Basilica and I see many cellphones raised,” the pope said, according to a translation b...

'Very strong words' at human development dicastery

Vatican City, October 30 - Humanity risks suicide with nuclear weapons, Pope Francis said on a visit Monday to the office of the Dicastery for Promoting Integra...

Humanity risks suicide with nuclear arms

Vatican City, October 30 - Humanity risks suicide with nuclear weapons, Pope Francis said on a visit Monday to the office of the Dicastery for Promoting Integra...

A tax on your Tar Heel and Wolfpack gear? Senate GOP bill taxes college logos

Commercial: Bruce Jacobson, Jr. announces run for Texas U.S. Senate. Christian TV executive Bruce Jacobson, Jr. will challenge Texas Republican Ted Cruz for his...

Evangelical Cruz challenger vows a change of 'style'

WASHINGTON Amid talk of a Democratic "blue wave" threatening Republicans in 2018, Texas U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz faces a new conservative challenge from an unexpected...

Santa arrives in Sundance Square

A store manager at Skip's Grocery Store located at 2900 Skyline Drive in the Sansom Park area believes he might have caught the image of a ghost on the store's ...

Ted Cruz draws challenge from Christian TV executive Bruce Jacobson Jr.

“Two years ago we ran on a message that conservative representation was lacking in our district,” French wrote. “We ran a campaign focused on our vision for con...

When is a background check mandatory for gun owners?

Christian TV executive Bruce Jacobson, Jr. will challenge Texas Republican Ted Cruz for his U.S. Senate seat next year. Jacobson, executive producer of James Ro...

TETRA system covers 99 percent of Macedonia's territory

Skopje, 17 November 2017 (MIA) - Macedonia has a modern digital police radio system that can serve 6,000 users, said Minister of Interior Oliver Spasovski at a ...

Construction works postponed until December Bad Godesberg tunnel to be closed at night

The City Council is switching to digital radio in Godesberg - to do necessary changes. Some construction work and installation is needed, which make road closur...

Digital society and capitalism

Digital society has been lauded as emancipatory and freeing individuals from the constrictions of time and place and yet also critiqued as introducing a type of...

CBS Corporation Sets Final Exchange Ratio Of 5.6796 For CBS Radio Exchange Offer

the United States ) or 1-781-575-2137 (outside of the United States Forward-Looking Statements This press release contains certain statements about CBS, CBS Rad...

Dave Matthews Band To Headline “The Night Before” Concert At Xcel Energy Center In St. Paul, Minn., Saturday, February 3, 2018

in St. Paul, Minn. on Saturday, February 3, 2018 Xcel Energy Center . CBS Radio and OLE have partnered to produce a one-of-a-kind entertainment experience the n...

TV association requests aid measures for a third time

The Digital TV Operators Association has doubled down on pressuring the government to overhaul the country's broadcasting industry, which they say is facing imp...

Nominet serves high-speed broadband service to Loch Ness

The latest roll-out builds on previous successes of TVWS-powered wireless broadband services on the Isle of Arran , and an ongoing pilot project in Llanarth in ...

Solving Israel’s first responders’ communication crisis

When the world had to transition from an analog to digital television system, there was, naturally, a flurry of panic and confusion. But what happens when a man...

StarTimes offers 50% discount on subscription

Digital television provider, StarTimes , has announced the commencement of its 2017 Christmas promotion in a bid to entice new and existing subscribers across t...

Deadline extended for analogue TV broadcasting

Kathmandu, November 17. The Ministry of Information and Communications (MoIC) today rolled back its earlier decision to prohibit analogue cable television broad...

Can you hear me now? Not likely if you’re in this Fort Worth neighborhood

Petersen said he can be driving on Old Granbury Road, getting close to his neighborhood, and his call will drop. The neighborhood heard of plans for a new cell ...

Trai eyes lifting infra-band spectrum cap; move may benefit Vodafone-Idea Cellular entity

In a move that promotes optimum spectrum efficiency and utilisation as well as encourages consolidation in the sector, the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India...

Why Denver International Airport has the best cellular service in the city of Denver

The city may have terrible mobile service, but somehow Denver’s airport reigns supreme. Why? DAS. More than 1 million travelers passing through Denver Internat...

Trai favours removing cap on spectrum holding by telcos

The Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (Trai) on Tuesday recommended the removal of the intra-band cap of 50 per cent spectrum holding by operators in a circ...

Trai wants spectrum holding caps eased

fears the 25 per cent cap might restrict the capability to purchase additional spectrum in auctions. In the last auction held in October last year, there was no...

2 Minnesota pols accused of sexual misconduct will quit

Hours later, Republican Rep. Tony Cornish said he would step down by Dec. 1. Cornish was the subject of an external investigation in the House into widespread s...

2 Minnesota pols accused of sexual misconduct will quit

Hours later, Republican Rep. Tony Cornish said he would step down by Dec. 1. Cornish was the subject of an external investigation in the House into widespread s...

CBS News and PBS cut ties to Rose following sex allegations

Both organizations stressed the importance of providing a safe, professional workplace. Rose joins a lengthening list of media figures who have lost jobs becaus...

2 Minnesota pols accused of sexual misconduct will quit

Hours later, Republican Rep. Tony Cornish said he would step down by Dec. 1. Cornish was the subject of an external investigation in the House into widespread s...

2 Minnesota pols accused of sexual misconduct will quit

Hours later, Republican Rep. Tony Cornish said he would step down by Dec. 1. Cornish was the subject of an external investigation in the House into widespread s...

Cal Poly’s KCPR named one of the best college radio stations in the nation

KCPR, which was founded in 1968, is entirely student-run. This year, around 75 students are involved as DJs, in marketing and PR and other responsibilities, acc...

Cal Poly’s KCPR named one of the best college radio stations in the country

KCPR, which was founded in 1968, is entirely student-run. This year, around 75 students are involved as DJs, in marketing and PR and other responsibilities, acc...

A Dartmouth football coach punched out a press box window at Harvard Stadium and got ejected

Bill Belichick isn’t the only one who takes special teams seriously. An assistant coach for the Dartmouth football team reportedly punched out a press box windo...

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...

Top Story Shawn Mendes, Eminem among winners at MTV EMAs in London

LONDON (AP) — Shawn Mendes beat Taylor Swift and Ed Sheeran to win the best-artist prize Sunday at the MTV EMAs, while U2 were proclaimed global icons in a show...

Top Story Shawn Mendes, Eminem among winners at MTV EMAs in London

LONDON (AP) — Shawn Mendes beat Taylor Swift and Ed Sheeran to win the best-artist prize Sunday at the MTV EMAs, while U2 were proclaimed global icons in a show...

Top Story Shawn Mendes, Eminem among winners at MTV EMAs in London

LONDON (AP) — Shawn Mendes beat Taylor Swift and Ed Sheeran to win the best-artist prize Sunday at the MTV EMAs, while U2 were proclaimed global icons in a show...

Top Story Shawn Mendes, Eminem among winners at MTV EMAs in London

LONDON (AP) — Shawn Mendes beat Taylor Swift and Ed Sheeran to win the best-artist prize Sunday at the MTV EMAs, while U2 were proclaimed global icons in a show...

Top Story Shawn Mendes, Eminem among winners at MTV EMAs in London

LONDON (AP) — Shawn Mendes beat Taylor Swift and Ed Sheeran to win the best-artist prize Sunday at the MTV EMAs, while U2 were proclaimed global icons in a show...