Is this newsworthy? Why? (Explain yourself using news values, editorial judgement and audience wants/needs) SIA This story is newsworthy as it has used the human interest and proximity. Proximity: SIA is a local Singaporean airline Eminence and Prominence: SIA is known worldwide to be one of the top airlines Consequence and impact: By being the […]
1. A press release from Singapore Airlines Is this newsworthy? Why? (Explain yourself using news values, editorial judgement and audience wants/needs) The article is newsworthy. The article informs people on the newly improved flights provided by SIA. The story appeals to the following news values: Proximity: SIA is a local airline Consequence & impact […]
Botched State road projects, toll road fee hikes and congestion grab big headlines and make good sport for critics of State governments.
Take a trip to give back. Across the world there are people who are in need of help. A short trip and necessary supplies can make the difference between a life saved and a life loss. Who needs the most help? Haiti- […]
PDP Vice presidential candidate, His Excellency Mr Peter Obi with his lovely Wife, Her Excellency Mrs Margaret Peter-Obi @ the 60th ANNIVERSARY of Priestly Ordination His Eminence Francis Cardinal Arinze @ Basilica of the Most Holy Trinity, Onitsha.
This is a 1999 US-made Fender Hot Rod Deluxe, perhaps one of Fender’s best selling amplifiers of all time. Featuring 3 channels, clean, drive and more drive, 3 Groove Tubes 12ax7 preamp tubes and 2 Groove Tubes 6L6B power amp tubes, the Hot Rod Deluxe has the ability to go from classic Fender cleans to high-gain saturation with the click […]
Hussein Samawarchi The Lebanese Resistance, with its pivotal role in representing domestic and Arab nationalism, faces two kinds of injustice. The first originates from the “Israeli” war machine and the second from the treason of regional dictators. In a nutshell, the “Israelis” invade, steal, kill, destroy, and commit every imaginable crime against the Lebanese people. […]
Geshe Kalsang Damdul was born in 1953 in a remote village in central Tibet. At just six years of age, he was included in a great wave of Tibetans who fled in the 1959 exodus from their homeland, across the Himalayas into India. Suddenly refugees, Kalsang and all the young Tibetan students found themselves in […]
Dr. Tenzin Dorjee (Ph.D., University of California, Santa Barbara, UCSB) is Associate Professor at the Department of Human Communication Studies, California State University, Fullerton (CSUF). His primary teaching and research interests are intergroup, intercultural, and intergenerational communication, identity issues, peacebuilding, and conflict resolution. At CSUF campus, he has received faculty recognition awards for outstanding achievements […]
By Verghese V Joseph – On a chilly Delhi winter evening, Christmas celebrations of Catholic Bishops’ Conference of India (CBCI) started off on a cheerful note with Convent of Jesus and Mary choir singing carols as the Chief Guest, Former President of India, Pranab Mukherhjee was ushered into the Diocesan Community Centre of the Sacred […]
Lachlan CartwrightDaily BeastWed, 12 Dec 2018 19:39 UTC Cardinal George PellThe highest-ranking Catholic Church official to face such criminal charges. The Vatican’s third most powerful official has been convicted in Australia on all charges he sexually abused two choir boys there in the late ’90s, according to two sources with knowledge of the case. A […]
Earlier this year I wrote up a brief description of the Class Albums we will digitize for the upcoming Bicentennial celebration in 2021. This week I spent a little more time reviewing these materials and came up with some interesting tidbits. Our class albums range from the 1850s through 1906, but they change considerably over […]
Photo by Chris Radburn/PA/Getty Aptitude and IQ tests are used to distinguish those young people who deserve a chance from those who do not. Do they work? byElizabeth Svoboda writes on topics from creationist biology classes in Galápagos schools to the connections between suffering and selflessness. She lives in San José, California, and is the author […]