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Bishops ask Radio Vatican to restore services to Africa...
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Yahoo News | 2017-03-10 21:43 UTC
African bishops have asked Radio Vatican, the official radio of the pope, to restore shortwave transmissions to the continent, the Catholic agency Fides reported on Friday. Catholics are estimated to number more than 150 million in Africa, the poorest of
By kynast on 2017-03-12 21:38 UTC
BBC's Thai transmission towers fall silent as junta talks falter...
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Yahoo News | 2017-03-08 07:59 UTC
The BBC World Service has stopped broadcasting from one of its major global transmission stations situated in Thailand, AFP has learned, after talks broke down with a junta riled by its uncensored coverage. Sources with knowledge of the negotiations said
By kynast on 2017-03-12 21:37 UTC
BBC ending shortwave transmissions from Thailand...
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ABC News (US) | 2017-03-08 15:55 UTC
Britain's BBC has announced it is ending its shortwave transmissions from Thailand after 20 years of operation because it failed to reach agreement with Thailand's military government on a renewal of its operating permit
By kynast on 2017-03-12 21:37 UTC
Firefox 52 arrives with WebAssembly, warning for HTTP logins, and drops all NPAPI plugins except Flash...
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VentureBeat | 2017-03-07 17:26 UTC
Mozilla today launched Firefox 52 for Windows, Mac, Linux, and Android. The new version includes support for WebAssembly, a warning for non-secure HTTP pages with logins, and the removal of NPAPI plugin support.
By kynast on 2017-03-08 03:33 UTC
Michelle Guthrie says it is not her job to lobby for ABC funding...
Submitted to Category: /contrib/Australia/, /contrib/shortwave
The Guardian | 2017-02-28 09:23 UTC
MD defends shortwave radio cuts and tells Senate hearing ABC is not official emergency broadcaster
By kynast on 2017-03-01 19:29 UTC
VIDEO: Michelle Guthrie answers questions about shortwave radio...
Submitted to Category: /contrib/Australia/, /contrib/shortwave
ABC Australia | 2017-02-28 10:53 UTC
ABC Managing Director Michelle Guthrie answers questions at a Senate Estimates hearing into the decision to cut the ABC's shortwave service.
By kynast on 2017-03-01 19:29 UTC
Guthrie grilled on NT shortwave cut-off...
Submitted to Category: /contrib/Australia/, /contrib/shortwave
9 News | 2017-02-28 08:26 UTC
ABC managing director Michelle Guthrie insists the broadcaster is still meeting its charter obligations despite axing the shortwave radio service in the NT.
By kynast on 2017-03-01 19:28 UTC
ABC boss grilled in Senate Estimates over axing shortwave service...
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ABC Australia | 2017-02-28 10:54 UTC
ABC managing director Michelle Guthrie tells a Senate Estimates hearing she is confident the organisation did not breach its charter by cancelling its shortwave radio service.
By kynast on 2017-03-01 19:28 UTC
SpaceX Says It Will Fly Two People to Moon Next Year...
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Bloomberg | 2017-02-27 21:47 UTC
Cape Canaveral, Fla. (AP) -- SpaceX says it will fly two people to the moon next year.
By kynast on 2017-02-27 22:49 UTC
A reprieve for shortwave?...
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Shepparton News | 2017-02-16 03:20 UTC
The shortwave broadcast station which beamed Radio Australia to the Pacific from Shepparton could be coming back online. South Australian senator Nick Xenophon earlier this week introduced a bill to parliament, which if passed would force the ABC to bring back shortwave broadcasts.
By kynast on 2017-02-16 17:42 UTC
International news channel i24NEWS launches in United States...
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i24news.tv | 2017-02-13 17:14 UTC
With bureaus in Washington, Tel Aviv, New York, and Paris, i24NEWS will air 24/7. Israel-based international news channel i24NEWS will launch in the United States on Monday, bringing content from its studios in New York, Washington, Tel Aviv, and Paris to viewers across the U.S. and around the
By kynast on 2017-02-13 17:14 UTC
Board Gives Nuclear-Weapon Lab Failing Grade on Safety Steps...
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ABC News (US) | 2017-02-11 20:57 UTC
An annual safety assessment gave Los Alamos National Laboratory a failing grade for steps it takes to prevent accidents in developing nuclear weapons
By kynast on 2017-02-11 21:22 UTC
Shutdown Of Last Short Wave Transmitters At Radio Australia - Extended Version...
Submitted to Category: /contrib/shortwave, /contrib/Australia/
youtube.com | 2017-02-10 01:43 UTC

After almost 80 years of shortwave transmissions and 72 years from the Shepparton station in Victoria the Australian Broadcasting Corporation considers HF transmissions to old fashioned and has closed down domestic and overseas services.
The money saved, about twice what the CEO is paid is going to

By kynast on 2017-02-10 01:43 UTC
Quinoa genome could see 'super-food' prices tumble...
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BBC | 2017-02-08 18:15 UTC
Scientists say that decoding the quinoa genome could cut the cost of this nutritious but underutilised crop.
By kynast on 2017-02-09 13:28 UTC
Senator to push for radio change...
Submitted to Category: /contrib/shortwave, /contrib/Australia/
Shepparton News | 2017-02-07 20:40 UTC
The mothballed Shepparton shortwave broadcast station could be coming back online.. South Australian senator Nick Xenophon will introduce legislation to parliament this week to force the ABC to bring back domestic and international shortwave
By kynast on 2017-02-09 03:48 UTC
Senator Nick Xenephon discusses Radio Australia Shortwave Cut...
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Shepparton News | 2017-02-02 20:20 UTC
Senator Nick Xenophon answered the SOS call to force the government and the ABC to Save Our Shortwave.. The South Australian politician and NXT party leader was in Shepparton yesterday for the senate inquiry into the dairy industry and took time out

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By kynast on 2017-02-03 00:11 UTC, Edited: 2017-02-03 01:21 UTC
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