The broadcasters will have to carry All India Radio news in an unaltered form and will have to give latter the credit

exchange4media Staff 08-January-2019

Information and Broadcasting Minister, Rajyavardhan Rathore, announced the news in New Delhi; he emphasised that the radio has been popularised by PM Modi's ‘Mann Ki Baat’ programme

exchange4media Staff 08-January-2019

Regional academies across Ahmedabad, Lucknow, Hyderabad, Shillong, and Thiruvananthapuram, along with AIR's national channel will be shut down immediately

exchange4media Staff 07-January-2019

AIR's FM Gold Delhi, which has been broadcasting from 106.4 MHz frequency for last 18-years will shift to 100.1 MHz, which is currently used by its Vividh Bharati channel

exchange4media Staff 09-April-2018

Supported by The Ministry of Tourism, Government of India, state governments, The Indian Debating Union, and The Art of Living, The Festival of Bharat has been painstakingly curated as a 21st century tribute to the majesty and depth of India's unique history and culture.

exchange4media Staff 23-February-2018

On Public Service Broadcasting Day on November 12, Mahatma Gandhi and freedom fighter Dr. Usha Mehta were remembered for their immense contribution to the spirit of service in media

Nishant Saxena 14-November-2017

The channel will be available 24x7 in all DD platforms including AIR app

Abid Hasan 28-January-2016

A. Surya Prakash has suggested that the Press Council must become a media council with adequate media representation

exchange4media Staff 17-March-2015

The Ministry issued the Information Memorandum in continuation to the Centre's approval on January 16 for the conduct of FM Phase-III auctions for the channels and migration (renewal) of Private FM Radio licences from Phase-II to Phase-III

exchange4media Staff 23-January-2015

Prasar Bharati has decided to take the issue of miscreants creating fake accounts head on. The public service broadcaster has released a list of official Twitter handles and Facebook accounts of its various constituent bodies

exchange4media Staff 20-September-2014

The Govt’s digitisation drive is on track and the third phase of the digitisation drive will be completed by 2015, while the fourth phase will be completed by 2016, the I&B Minister has affirmed, adding “That’s what our commitment is”

exchange4media Staff 20-September-2014

The services of Radio Kashmir, Srinagar, which had to go off air when flood waters in J&K submerged all equipment, have been restored and the station is giving out vital information & providing succour to the flood hit population

exchange4media Staff 16-September-2014

Addressing media reports that nearly 100 casual RJs aged above the age of 35 will be given the sack by AIR, Prasar Bharati has clarified that no RJ will be fired. Rather, they will have to undergo a voice modulation test

exchange4media Staff 12-August-2014

The AIR Director General had issued a communiqué last year placing an age bar on RJs/ presenters of FM Rainbow and FM Gold, following which AIR has been doing away with casual RJs since December 2013

exchange4media Staff 09-August-2014

I&B Minister Prakash Javadekar informed during Question Hour today that private FM radio players will be allowed to broadcast news only from bulletins of AIR. He added that the FM radio policy can be relaxed in future

exchange4media Staff 17-July-2014

Speaking at Goafest 2014, the I&B Minister assured that all decisions will be taken by the Govt only after consulting all media stakeholders. He added that one of his priorities is to enhance the position of DD & AIR

exchange4media Staff 31-May-2014

Though critics remain sceptical about possible developments, the Govt remains strong in its reserve to bring about a drastic overhaul in the functioning of the public broadcaster, says Annurag Batra of exchange4media

Annurag Batra 10-March-2014

The recent ad on AIR's FM channel is a veiled attack on celebrity endorsers. Is it fair to blame celebrities for products they endorse or should the manufacturer or service provider be also made responsible?

Twishy 13-February-2014

The MIB has introduced a new scheme, the Community Radio Support Scheme, under the 12th Five Year Plan to provide financial support to new & existing community radio stations

Abid Hasan 26-December-2013

The new channel, to be christened Prabha, will help promote the rich art and culture of these two North Eastern states

exchange4media Staff 12-November-2013