However, industry sources say that DD is primarily a Hindi news channel and runs English language content only for a few hours

Nishant Saxena and Sonam Saini Apr 17, 2018 8:58 AM


Star India agreed to share some of the matches with Prasar Bharati on one hour deferred live basis.

exchange4media Staff Apr 6, 2018 8:56 AM


Prasar Bharati can only carry the shared feed of sporting events on terrestrial network or DD Free Dish

Saif Ahmad Khan Aug 23, 2017 12:15 PM


Dr. A Surya Prakash, Chairman, Prasar Bharati, recently spoke about the organisation still being on the road to autonomy, practice of neutral journalism, the impact of social media and the future of citizen journalism

Ruhail Amin Aug 4, 2017 8:47 AM


Last week, Doordarshan announced a logo design contest with an aim to revamp the look and feel of the channel and make it more contemporary

Ruhail Amin Aug 2, 2017 7:37 AM


In an exclusive interview with exchange4media, Vempati spoke about the challenges facing Prasar Bharati, his vision for the organisation and making it a digitally relevant and commercially viable organisation

Ruhail Amin Jul 11, 2017 8:30 AM

Allowing private FM stations to air news might have security implications: Prasar Bharati Chief?blur=25

While private television channels have been allowed to telecast news and current affairs programmes, A Surya Prakash feels that radio is a different ball game altogether

exchange4media Staff Jan 16, 2017 8:58 AM

Rajeev Singh to be interim CEO of Prasar Bharati?blur=25

Singh, Member (Finance) in Prasar Bharati Board, will take charge as interim CEO of the public broadcaster after SC Panda retires in February

exchange4media Staff Jan 16, 2017 8:22 AM

From films to broadcasting and news, Rathore addresses multiple issues at CII Big Picture?blur=25

Rajyavardhan Rathore, MoS for MIB, announced that films representing India will be supported by the Government of India

Saif Ahmad Khan Oct 27, 2016 8:30 AM

Punjab Assembly Election 2017: AAP's Delhi govt draws flak for ad spend?blur=25

Arvind Kejriwal’s Aam Aadmi Party has been trying to project itself as an alternative in Punjab by advertising the achievements of the Delhi government in a few newspapers of the state

Saif Ahmad Khan Aug 8, 2016 8:25 AM

DD’s struggle to stay afloat: How will the White Elephant of broadcasting be revived??blur=25

Facing a perennial tough contest from private channels, the public broadcaster has been given financial resuscitation from the government time and again. DD has been taking slow yet steady strides towards progress including the recent Digital TV Russia deal and e-auctions, but monetisation remains a big challenge

exchange4media Staff Aug 31, 2015 8:34 AM

DD Free Dish is a fighting chance to gain our space back: Jawhar Sircar?blur=25

Prasar Bharati CEO Jawhar Sircar speaks about DD Free Dish, calling it a common man’s substitute, and how it plans to go from 59 to 112 channels

Collin Furtado Mar 30, 2015 8:25 AM

Press Council must get more teeth, says Prasar Bharati Chief?blur=25

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

exchange4media Staff Mar 17, 2015 1:23 PM

SC overturns Delhi HC judgement; allows Prasar Bharati to telecast World Cup matches?blur=25

The Supreme Court of India has passed the judgement today in favour of Prasar Bharati allowing them to share the live feed of the World Cup matches with cable operators

exchange4media Staff Feb 21, 2015 3:13 PM

Arun Jaitley opens BES Expo 2015; lauds the role of social media in broadcasting?blur=25

I&B Minister Jaitley said social media not only offered more choices to audiences, but acted as a stimulus for technological evolution, calling upon broadcasting organisations to upscale their skills

Abid Hasan Jan 16, 2015 9:27 AM

 DD automates its commercial operations?blur=25

Recently acquired BATS (Broadcast Air Time Scheduling System) application will integrate all the departments of scheduling, sales and billing, which were earlier being handled manually causing delays and several disputes with agencies

exchange4media Staff Dec 17, 2014 10:48 AM

Doordarshan announces job openings for DD Kisan?blur=25

The channel is looking to engage people in the fields of production as well as marketing in positions ranging from senior to mid to junior levels

exchange4media Staff Nov 15, 2014 11:34 AM

 Guest Column: Agenda for the new I&B Ministry?blur=25

How will Arun Jaitley shape the agenda of I&B Ministry in the near future? Mitrajit Bhattacharya, President & Publisher, Chitralekha Group, explores the avenues

Mitrajit Bhattacharya Nov 12, 2014 2:29 PM