For an emerging economy like India, radio, with its immediacy and powerful local impact, will play a key role for advertisers in the years to come, says Surendar, COO of Red FM South

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

e4m Desk Jul 4, 2017 7:39 AM

FM auction results expected by Tuesday?blur=25

Sources familiar with the developments said that the final list of winners has now been sent to the ministry secretaries for final checks and clearances and an announcement would be made by Monday or Tuesday

Abhinn Shreshtha Sep 11, 2015 8:13 AM

RED FM's tangled journey with the Home Ministry: A quick rundown?blur=25

RED FM gained some relief after the High Court asked the central govt to allow participation in the mock auctions. With Chennai HC expected to hear the case on Friday, we take a look at how the entire issue has progressed so far

Abhinn Shreshtha Jul 23, 2015 8:11 AM

MIB likely to go with Home Ministry’s stance on Sun TV??blur=25

Media speculations suggest that following its decision to not let Red FM and Suryan FM participate in Phase III auctions, MIB could apply the same line of thought in TV license issue

e4m Desk Jul 22, 2015 8:27 AM

RED FM considers legal action after Phase III snub?blur=25

RED FM, Sun TV, Suryan FM, Nisha Narayanan, Phase III, MIB, Abhinn Shreshtha

Abhinn Shreshtha Jul 17, 2015 8:45 AM

RED FM missing as MIB releases list of qualified bidders for Phase III?blur=25

The list includes 21 names along with their earnest deposit money details. ENIL, which runs Radio Mirchi, Reliance Broadcast, which runs BIG FM, and HT Media, which runs Fever FM, were the three companies with highest deposits

Abhinn Shreshtha Jul 16, 2015 8:17 AM

Amicable outcome in Sun TV issue likely by Thursday??blur=25

The Home Ministry’s delay in passing security clearance to Sun TV has led to further delay in Phase III auctions. However, sources indicate that a decision is likely by end of this week and rumours suggest that we could see a favourable compromise between the embattled parties

Abhinn Shreshtha Jul 7, 2015 8:24 AM

Is seeking legal recourse the best bet for embattled Sun TV Network??blur=25

Experts suggest that Sun TV Network might be in a strong position if it seeks legal intervention in its ongoing struggle with the Home Ministry

Abhinna Shreshtha Jun 24, 2015 8:29 AM

Industry backs RED FM-Suryan FM as standoff continues?blur=25

Radio fraternity has pledged its support to Sun TV-owned RED FM and Suryan FM which have been denied security clearance by Home Ministry. It is estimated that the govt stands to lose more than Rs 400 crore in migration and bidding revenue if RED FM and Suryan FM are not allowed to participate in Phase III auctions

Abhinn Shreshtha Jun 12, 2015 7:59 AM

Phase III delays continue to plague radio business?blur=25

2015 was to be the year when radio was expected to reach the next level of growth, but with constant delays in the auction, there is no resolution in sight for the industry as of now

Abhinn Shreshtha Jun 1, 2015 7:59 AM

Sun TV-Home Ministry issue delays Phase III auction?blur=25

The Home Ministry's reluctance in granting a security clearance to Sun TV is one of the reasons for the current delay in conducting the first batch of Phase III auctions

Abhinna Shreshtha May 18, 2015 8:03 AM

Radio to gain prominence in e-commerce ad spends in 2015??blur=25

E-commerce players have effectively used TV as a lead medium of reach. Can radio play a bigger role?

Deepa Balasubramanian Jan 8, 2015 8:19 AM

Kalaignar’s K Murugan joins Vendar TV?blur=25

K Murugan will be responsible for the set-up and launch of the new Tamil general entertainment channel planned by the SRM Group

Sai Prasanna Feb 9, 2012 8:15 AM