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Mark Russell, political satirist who delivered jokes at a piano, dies at 90

Victoria Advocate 01 Apr 2023
He drew inspiration from radio comics Jack Benny and the acerbic Fred Allen, but idolized his uncle — a band singer with the staff orchestra on a local radio station and the only person in the family who had been an entertainer ... He served in the Marines in the early 1950s as a radio operator stationed in Japan and Hawaii.

Remembering Khadree Renfro, by Jared Taylor

The Unz Review 01 Apr 2023
Mr ... He’s part of a series made by New York City’s public radio station, WNYC called “Being 12 ... And what’s even worse? Public Radio offers this as the entirely understandable state-of-mind of a black 12-year-old, not as a near-psychotic condition that could grow into hatred of white people ... This is what Public Radio thinks a white girl should feel ... ....

Evil 1,001-hp Lamborghini Revuelto hybrid has that carbon resin drip

New Atlas 01 Apr 2023
Lamborghini has been playing around with electrification for nearly a decade now, ever since the slick 2014 Asterion concept ... Lamborghini Revuelto reveal in Sant'Agata BologneseLamborghini ... Atop all that carbon fiber ... The audio system comes loaded with SiriusXM 360L and a searchable online radio system that opens up access to thousands of stations.

Girls’ College in Northern Pakistan Reopens 15 Years After Closure

The Jerusalem Post 01 Apr 2023
After serving for 15 years as a base for law enforcement activities, the Government Girls Degree College in Khwazakhela, Pakistan has reopened, and is again serving the young women of the war-torn northern area of the country ... In speeches broadcast through an illegal FM radio station, Fazlullah described girls’ education as un-Islamic ... .

Women’s Radio Station Closed in Badakhshan

Tolo News 31 Mar 2023
A women's radio station was closed in Badakhshan by authorities at the Ministries of Information and Culture and Vice and Virtue, the officials at the radio station confirmed to TOLOnews ... The head of the radio station said that they mistakenly broadcasted an Arabic Na’at (religious poetry in praise of the prophet, Muhammad (PBUH).

Women-Run Radio Station Banned in Afghanistan’s Badakhshan

Khaama Press 31 Mar 2023
Taliban have shut down Radio Sadai-e- Banowan in northeastern Badakhshan province over an alleged violation of the ruling regime’s broadcasting policy, according to the officials of the local radio station ... Najla Shirzad, director of the radio station, however, denied broadcasting music and violating the Taliban’s policy.

HOT radio station nominated for seven international awards

Business Day 31 Mar 2023
Commercial radio station HOT 102.7FM has been nominated for seven New York Festivals Radio Awards, less than two years after launching. The awards honour radio content of all lengths and formats and across all ...

Elton John, Greg James, Fearne Cotton, Nile Rodgers all ARIAS 2023 Nominees

Music News 31 Mar 2023
Celebrating the best in audio and radio, there are 28 awards to be won, including four new award categories; Best Community Station of the Year, Best Audiobook or Reading and a split of Best New Radio Show and Best New Podcast ... BBC Radio 1 - BBC Popular Music Station Sound. BBC Radio 1Xtra - BBC Popular Music Station Sound.

Taliban shut down women-run broadcaster Radio Sada e Banowan, seal office

CPJ 31 Mar 2023
On Thursday, March 30, authorities in the city of Faizabad, in Badakhshan province, shuttered the broadcaster’s operations and sealed its office, according to news reports and an employee of the radio station who spoke to CPJ on the condition of anonymity, citing fear of reprisal.

Five award nominations for Times Radio

The Times/The Sunday Times 31 Mar 2023
The 24-hour speech radio station, set up by The Times and The Sunday Times in 2020, was one of six radio stations nominated for the Audio and Radio Industry Awards (Arias), after its coverage of the war in Ukraine, the tumultuous political year ...

BBC journalists to strike on local election night

Irish Independent 31 Mar 2023
It will be the second walkout by members of the National Union of Journalists (NUJ) after a strike on Budget day.The union says BBC management wants local radio stations to share programmes across the network from 2pm on weekdays and at weekends, going from more than 100 hours of ...

Dramatic moment radio hosts are pulled off the air as entire station is shut down: ...

The Daily Mail 31 Mar 2023
Two radio stars have ... TodayFM is part of MediaWorks, which owns and operates around half of New Zealand's radio stations ... TodayFM is part of MediaWorks, which owns and operates around half of New Zealand's radio stations and blamed the shutdown on a lack of funding (pictured.

Ex-Radio 2 DJ Ken Bruce discusses his three marriages: ‘I was a serial bridegroom’

AOL 31 Mar 2023
When Ken Bruce quit BBC Radio 2 recently it made national headlines. After over 30 years hosting his popular weekday programme, the veteran DJ is moving to a new radio station. “The danger of staying at Radio 2,” he told ...

Many rely on radio broadcasts in Zimbabwe and across Africa

Arkansas Democrat-Gazette 31 Mar 2023
Radio sets are all over the place in Zimbabwe ... Zimbabwe's state radio and a host of community stations offer broadcasts in Shona, Ndebele and 12 other local languages, Masuku said ... The falling prices of mobile phones that can access FM radio stations is also shifting how people listen to radio in Africa, said Tsarwe of the University of Zimbabwe.

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In this photo provided by the Belarusian Presidential Press Service, Belarusian President Alexander Lukashenko delivers a state-of-the nation address in Minsk, Belarus, Friday, March 31, 2023
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European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen delivers her speech at the European Parliament, Wednesday, Oct. 19, 2022 in Strasbourg
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File - Russian President Vladimir Putin, right, and North Korea's leader Kim Jong Un take an elevator heading to the talks in Vladivostok, Russia on April 25, 2019. As North Korea conducts more powerful weapons tests — and threatens pre-emptive nuclear strikes on Washington and Seoul — it may be taking inspiration from the fiery rhetoric of the leader of a nuclear-armed member of the U.N. Security Council: Russia's Vladimir Putin.
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