The letter pointed out that the private FM industry has been facing economic crisis ever since the government stopped advertising on the medium

exchange4media Staff Apr 29, 2020 9:19 AM


The letter pointed out that the private FM industry has been facing economic crisis ever since the government stopped advertising on the medium

exchange4media Staff Apr 29, 2020 9:17 AM


The reserve price of the FM radio channels for each of the 273 cities has been fixed at 80% of the valuation for each city

exchange4media Staff Apr 11, 2020 4:00 PM


The regulatory body has asked for written comments on the consultation paper from the stakeholders by November 6

exchange4media Staff Oct 17, 2019 1:19 PM


HT Media Limited, along with Next Radio Limited, now has 22 stations, and a national footprint spanning 15 cities

exchange4media Staff Apr 24, 2019 12:50 PM


The Telecom Regulatory Authority of India has today released its recommendation on “Issues related to Digital Radio Broadcasting in India”

exchange4media Staff Feb 2, 2018 8:53 AM


7,000 respondents from 23 Indian cities take part in the mega survey of countrywide radio preferences

exchange4media Staff Jul 4, 2017 7:39 AM

Guest Column: Why retro will always remain fashionable on radio: Ashwin Padmanabhan, Reliance Broadcast?blur=25

While the industry as a whole was experimenting with a contemporary format, retro struck the most impactful chord with listeners. It gave programming an opportunity to present retro in an exhilarating new format, leading to the birth of original content. While retro is becoming a popular theme, original content is what differentiates one player from the other, writes Ashwin Padmanabhan, COO, Reliance Broadcast Network Limited.

Ashwin Padmanabhan Dec 29, 2016 8:15 AM

RAM Ratings: Radio City becomes no.2; Big FM retains top spot in Mumbai in week 38?blur=25

Big FM continued to lead despite a marginal decline in market share. Fever FM, Radio Mirchi and Radio City acquired top spots in Delhi, Kolkata and Bangalore markets respectively

exchange4media Staff Oct 5, 2016 8:20 AM

Information Memorandum issued on e-auction of 135 FM Radio channels?blur=25

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 Jan 23, 2015 8:00 AM

Phase III auctions may not see reduction of minimum frequency separation?blur=25

Reducing inter-channel spacing from 800 KHz to 400 KHz would double the no. of radio channels but this demand is unlikely to be met, at least for now

Simran Sabherwal May 15, 2013 8:06 PM

I'm planning to meet TRAI Chairman on the ad cap issue: Uday Varma?blur=25

The MIB Secretary feels that while the 12-min ad cap could stretch to 13-15 minutes, he questions why ads are stretching to 30-35 minutes in a clock hour

Abid Hasan Apr 26, 2013 7:47 PM

Community radio no longer just a rural phenomenon?blur=25

As many as 35 community radio stations in India out of 126 operate in urban areas, says CII-E&Y report

exchange4media Staff Jan 29, 2013 6:32 PM

India to become a teleport hub: I&B Secretary?blur=25

I&B Secretary Uday Kumar Varma announces steps to boost broadcast, FM radio, film & gaming industries; multi-media campaign to curb piracy on the anvil

exchange4media Staff Oct 29, 2012 1:46 AM

Reporter’s Diary: Tuned in to the radio beat?blur=25

Reporter Surbhi Bhasin is on a mission to discover the radio medium and how it is helping brands reach out to more people at a fraction of the cost

Surbhi Bhasin Jul 7, 2012 7:19 PM

Guest Article: Clean the radio?blur=25

Radio & TV programming consultant Lokesh Gulyani lists some key ways to increase listenership and reduce clutter on radio

Lokesh Gulyani Feb 7, 2012 7:28 AM

Laying a fertile ground for radio in 2012?blur=25

2011 is being hailed as a landmark year for radio, with the announcement of Phase III, among other things. But will it spur listenership and revenues?

Priyanka Nair Jan 10, 2012 7:40 AM

Creativity through Radio - KV Sridhar?blur=25

Three Golds at the Creative Abbys 2011 - all for Radio - has Leo Burnett stressing on the importance of radio in the marketing mix. An exclusive conversation with KV Sridhar…

Shubhangi Mehta Apr 20, 2011 8:34 AM

RAM Rambling: Radio Mirchi the hottest in Kolkata market?blur=25

Radio Mirchi remains the hot favourite in the Kolkata market as per RAM data for the four-week average ending with Week 34. According to the market share figures of radio channels during the last four weeks, Radio Mirchi ended Week 34 with a market share of 20.3 per cent.

Pallavi Goorha Kashyup Sep 10, 2010 8:02 AM

FM scenario in Sikkim: Innovation a challenge, but competition heats up?blur=25

The FM radio market in Sikkim is dominated by three players – Radio Misty, Nine FM and Red FM. The functioning of FM radio in the hilly state presents its own set of challenges and opportunities. exchange4media finds out more from Radio Misty’s Nishant Mittal and Nine FM’s Bobby Gupta.

Robin Thomas Feb 25, 2010 7:34 AM