Shortwave Radio - Google News for Thursday 4 April 2013

Shortwave Radio - Google News for Thursday 4 April 2013

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Shortwave Radio - Google News

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VOA Reacts to the Sequester - Radio World

Posted: 04 Apr 2013 07:05 AM PDT
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VOA Reacts to the Sequester
Radio World
In addition, The new broadcast schedule calls for reductions in some  
shortwave and medium wave radio broadcasts in Cantonese, Dari/Pashto,  
English to Africa, Khmer, Kurdish, Mandarin, Portuguese, Urdu and  
Vietnamese. Though, Direct radio ...

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A giant cage - The Economist

Posted: 04 Apr 2013 08:33 AM PDT
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The Economist
A giant cage
The Economist
Just as earlier communications technologies may have helped topple  
dictatorships in the past (for example, the telegraph in Russias Bolshevik  
revolutions in 1917 and short-wave radio in the break-up of the Soviet  
Union in 1991), the internet would ...

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BBC World Service reduces shortwave broadcasts - Southgate Amateur Radio  
Club

Posted: 26 Mar 2013 01:01 AM PDT
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BBC World Service reduces shortwave broadcasts
Southgate Amateur Radio Club
Shortwave and medium wave transmissions in English will be reduced to a  
minimum of 6 hours in total each day. Steve Titherington, Senior  
Commissioning Editor for BBC World Service, said: We know that increasing  
numbers of people are accessing World ...