From News Gatherer To News Maker – A Mad World, My Masters – John Simpson

In A Mad World, My Masters John Simpson presents a set of observations and anecdotes drawn from a near lifetime of reporting for television news. Over a career spanning decades, John Simpson has worked on many of the major stories of recent history. He has covered conflicts, such as the Gulf War and the Balkans, general interest stories, such as Hong Kong's transfer and the new millennium, and more general…

March 4, 2020

New Orleans News and Views – Les Muscutt

Les Muscutt (bjo, gtr) – born Barrow-in-Furness, England June 30th 1941. Outstanding jazzman, made himself a place among top jazzmen in New Orleans during the 1970’s, particularly with The French Market Jazz Band. This item from the revised edition of “New Orleans Jazz – A Family Album” by Al Rose and Edmond Souchon (Published by Louisiana State University Press, long out of print and costing a fortune on eBay) gives…

February 24, 2020

How Can TV News Strategy Help You Understand More?

I bet many of you like to keep up with the latest news and events that happen every day. Then why not start watching the news in your foreign language that you are trying to learn no matter the level of your advancement? Actually, watching TV news on a daily basis can help your learning and overall comprehension of a foreign language. I used to follow my TV News strategy…

February 22, 2020

India's Influential News Media

Indian press has such a deep influence over the lives of people that the Indians trust their media more than their government in terms of news authenticity. A survey shows that the most preferred medium of news in India is television (about 37 per cent), followed closely by newspapers (at 36 per cent). Then comes radio at 7 per cent and news magazines at 4 per cent. Thus, media training…

February 12, 2020

Ten of the Best Free Android News Apps

February 6, 2020

One of the most logical and useful groupings of applications are the Android news apps. It just makes sense to have one or more of these free apps on your phone so you can get the news you want when you want. Typically, all the bigger news sources provide their applications free of charge making these free news apps an even bigger no-brainer. This leaves everyone with one big decision…


CNN HD – Because the News Matters

24 hour news outlets are now something of a given. We can get our news fix anytime we want, courtesy of satellite TV news channels such as CNN. CNN or cable news network, was actually founded way back in 1980-it was the very first station to provide 24-hour television news coverage and today it is second to the BBC with the most employed journalists and worldwide bureaus. CNN is also…

February 4, 2020

Booming: Television News Channels in India

News programmes have suddenly become hot property and are vying for attention with other popular programmes telecast in different channels. All major television broadcasters are including at least one news channel to their bouquet. The biggest headache for launching a satellite channel is programme software for round the clock. In this juncture, newsgathering is a major task for the 24-hour news channels. To cater this task, the emerging electronic channels…

February 1, 2020

Audi Q2 L E-Tron Is An Electric Crossover With 165 Miles Of Range

April 24, 2019

Audi unveiled the Q2 L e-tron at the Shanghai Auto Show earlier this week, but it was hard to notice as the company focused nearly all of its attention on the AI:ME concept. While the automaker didn’t say much about the crossover, it was designed specifically for the Chinese market and will go into production at their Foshan plant later this year. Based on the extended wheelbase Q2 L, which…