Marian Finucane, 69, Dies; Influential Voice in Irish Radio

After a short spell in architecture, she switched to working for the state-owned Radio Teilifis Eireann, then the country’s only licensed radio station, as a continuity announcer, delivering information between programs. She was still considered relatively inexperienced when, at 29, she was chosen to present the new “Women Today” program with a team of young, […]

icing considered main reason for crash

BAKU, Azerbaijan, Jan. 10 By Nargiz Sadikhova – Trend: Interstate Aviation Committee is considering icing of the plane to be the main reason for Bek Air’s plane crash, Kazakhstan’s Deputy Prime Minister Roman Sklyar said, Trend reports. Sklyar made the statement during the press conference on the preliminary results of crash investigation on Jan. 10. […]

Mat Ryan to donate to Australian bushfire relief for every save in the Premier league this weekend

Mat Ryan has vowed to donate 500 Australian dollars (around £262) to the bushfire appeal fund for every save registered by Premier League goalkeepers this weekend. Brighton and Hove Albion stopper Ryan, 27, said the money will be donated to the WIRES Australian Wildlife Rescue emergency fund. The Australian international will travel to Goodison Park […]