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  • Airstrikes in eastern Afghanistan destroy IS radio station

    KABUL: American and Afghan officials say airstrikes on a remote eastern region of Afghanistan have destroyed a radio station operated by the militant Islamic State (IS) group...

    An official with the United States military said on Tuesday the strike had destroyed “Voice of the Caliphate” radio operated by IS near the border with Pakistan...

  • Comedian Sami Shah lands BBC Radio show

    You might have asked this question lately: where in the world is Sami Shah?The answer is: he's planning to take over Britain with a new two-part BBC Radio 4 series called 'A Beginner's Guide To Pakistan'...

    "Just dumb luck basically!"The comic continues: " In 2009 or 2010 a producer at BBC called Ed Morris wanted to do a radio show about comedians around the world...

  • The power of radio

    MARK Tully recently wrote, “Whenever I talk to students of journalism in India about radio I am told ‘It’s dead...

    As the presenter of a radio programme broadcast in Britain I know that’s certainly not true there...

  • Burundi army repulses coup troops in battle for state TV and radio

    Rival factions fought intense battles around the state television and radio complex, with broadcasts to the nation halted for some time, but resuming after a fierce attack by coup troops was repulsed...

    In the afternoon, after state radio broadcast a message from Nkurunziza, a major attack was launched by pro-coup troops, which was fought off, with station director Jerome Nzokirantevye saying it was “loyalist soldiers who are in...

  • India’s first LGBT radio show goes on air

    He is the host of “Gaydio”, the first radio show dedicated to lesbian, gay, bi-sexual and transgender (LGBT) issues in India, where homosexuality is a taboo and gay sex can be punished with up to 10 years in jail...

    The weekly show on commercial radio channel Ishq was launched in mid-July and is aired every Sunday in Mumbai, New Delhi and Kolkata...

  • FREQUENCY: RADIO WITH HUMOUR AND A MISSION

    The studio of Radio Arman lies behind a thick steel door, deep within a block-long bunker...

    After each show ends, Sanjer spends the rest of his day overseeing other programs on Radio Arman as well as three TV news and entertainment stations owned by the Moby Group, Afghanistan’s dominant media company...

  • Radio Pakistan Quetta

    Know more: Radio Pakistan to go off air in favour of sports complexThis pattern seems under way yet again in the finalisation of the Balochistan government’s plan, as reported recently, to take over 64 acres of land owned by Radio Pakistan in Quetta which houses its supplementary station and some machinery and medium-wave and short-wave transmission towers...

    When the land on Sariab Road was allotted to Radio Pakistan in 1964, it was...

  • Donald Trump Jr appears with white supremacist on radio show

    WASHINGTON: One of Donald Trump's sons appeared along with a white supremacist while giving an interview on a conservative radio show, adding to concerns that the front-runner in the battle to be the Republican candidate in November's presidential election is willing to accept support from extremist supporters...

    Donald Trump Jr, who is actively campaigning for his father, gave an interview on Tuesday on "Liberty Roundtable", a...

  • Senate body endorses PCB request for launching TV, radio channel

    ISLAMABAD: A parliamentary committee on Thursday endor­sed Pakistan Cricket Board request for launching its own TV channel and radio stations to promote the game in the country...

    The Senate Standing Committee on Inter-provi­ncial Coordination (IPC), which met here at Parliament House with Senator Mushahidullah Khan in the chair, recommended the PCB should have its own TV channel and radio station...

  • IS launches anti-govt radio station in Afghanistan to recruit youths

    JALALABAD: Insurgents linked to the militant Islamic State (IS) group have launched an anti-government radio station in Afghanistan to promote IS and attract new recruits, TOLONews reported...

    The radio station "Voice of the Caliphate" broadcasts in Pashto through Nangarhar provincial capital Jalalabad and other districts, Nangarhar provincial council members, MPs and residents confirmed on Wednesday...

  • Everybody hurts: Russian radio airs from psychiatric hospital

    MOSCOW: A radio show broadcast live from a Moscow psychiatric hospital every Saturday kicks off with a jokey jingle — “Radio Through the Looking Glass, it’s nuts!” This is a station with a difference: Russia’s first to transmit from a psychiatric institution whose presenters are all being treated for mental illness, mostly schizophrenia...

    “This is Radio Through the Looking Glass with you, as usual...

  • Israel shuts down Palestinian radio station it says incites violence

    JERUSALEM: The Israeli military raided a Palestinian radio station in the West Bank on Tuesday and confiscated equipment it said was being used to broadcast calls to attack Israelis...

    The military said it shut down the Al Hurria radio station in Hebron overnight and accused it of inciting violence in the volatile West Bank city...

  • Calais migrant camp gets its own ‘Jungala Radio’ station

    CALAIS: In the heart of the Calais migrant shantytown in northern France known as the “Jungle”, a cover of Leonard Cohen’s ‘Hallelujah’ rings out from the ramshackle headquarters of the camp’s very own radio station...

    Hashemi, a Syrian in his 20s, is editing his first programme for Jungala Radio, a music show featuring performances by artists from the sprawling camp in northern France...

  • Historical Radio Pakistan building, change of guard?

    KARACHI: A noticeable presence of Rangers personnel on the premises of Radio Pakistan just a few years after the bulk of the operations undertaken in the stone-built structure were shifted to Gulshan-i-Iqbal has raised concern about the fate of the historical building...

    The Radio Pakistan staff said that the personnel of the paramilitary force, whose headquarters has been housed in the historical building of Jinnah Courts for the...

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