Those dramatic pictures may have disappeared from the news but the people directly hit by the disaster are still in desperate need for help. Many thousands have lost everything and now live in evacuation centres.
Please donate and help the doctors and nurses of the Japanese Red Cross continue their great work right in the hardest-hit regions.
Obama’s Middle East policy – anything new?
All right things in the right tone were said and delivered in Barack Obama’s Middle East policy speech and the subsequent interview with Andrew Marr but is it/he going to change anything? The grey area appears less grey,…
Nyhavn at Dawn
Back in frozen Copenhagen filming for an NHK programme on ‘Cosmoclimatology’. Quite a controversial subject, as it challenges the greenhouse gas global warming theory. It’s ironic as well because it was only over a year ago in this…
Niall Ferguson; ‘There Will Be Blood…..’
Niall Ferguson has been dubbed as ‘financial crisis guru’. He has coined the word ‘Chimerica’ describing the symbiotic relationship between China and America and stressed that the global financial system works in the 21st century hinged on this…
The Angel of the North
In November I was in Gateshead (and in Newcastle for the first time, I think, after 30-odd years living in this country) and made a detour with the Fuji TV crew to see Antony Gormley’s Angel of the…
NHK’s World Wave Tonight features a special report from London’s Finsbury Park Mosque 10 years on from the Islamist attacks on New York.
‘The Sun’ from the latest NHK ‘Cosmic Front’ series looks at how the Sun’s activities relate to the Earth’s climate.
The first instalment in NHK’s ‘History of Great Discoveries’ looks at how Darwin’s theory of evolution changed our lives in the last century and beyond.
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Some classic On-U Sound portraits, places and scenes from past decades, rambling thoughts before and after. _________________________________________________________________ Click on the image to enlarge. Kandahar 1977 – Kandahar in 1977 was a little town where turbaned men, young and…
TV production-related services and support for wider business development including licensing and publishing. _____________________________________________________________________________________________ International Co-Production Content research, proposal and treatment Early stage production management Contacting broadcasters Meetings and general liaison Programme Development Prepare treatment and presentation Explore…
Various sports broadcasting – tennis, football, horseracing, etc., leading up to London 2012.