Biz  |  13 Nov 2017

Major reliefs for M and E sector in GST from 15 November 2017

NEW DELHI: In a major relief to the media and entertainment sector, the goods and services tax has been

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Biz  |  04 Dec 2015

Total of 38 FM Channels in 22 cities remained unsold due to demand - supply based market economics: Jaitley

MUMBAI: Information and Broadcasting Minister (I&B Ministry) Arun Jaitley today justified the failure to auction 38 FM Radio Channels in 22 cit

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Biz  |  26 Oct 2015

Media should strike balance between freedom of speech and reasonable restrictions under Constitution: Arun Jaitley

NEW DELHI: Information and Broadcasting Minister Arun Jaitley, today, cautioned the media to strike a fine balance between freedom of speech and ex

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Biz  |  31 Aug 2015

Narendra Modi: "All India Radio is responsible for uniting people"

MUMBAI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi used All India Radio (AIR) to release the digital version of Ramcharitmanas and praised the artistes who were

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Biz  |  08 Aug 2015

"FM Phase III auctions to provide new roadmap for radio broadcasting:" Arun Jaitley

MUMBAI: FM Phase III e-auctions have been in full-swing as it enters the 40th round of bidding at the end of day 10.

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Biz  |  01 Aug 2015

Agricultural graduates taken in All India Radio, no recruitment plans for Kisan TV

NEW DELHI: All India Radio has appointed 26 agricultural graduates as farm and home/farm radio reporters for its programmes aimed at the farming co

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Biz  |  01 Aug 2015

I&B minister Arun Jaitley says, 'no plans to introduce a comprehensive broadcast legislation'

NEW DELHI: Contrary to the plans of the previous United Progressive Alliance, the present government has said there are no plans to introduce a co

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Biz  |  07 Jul 2015

Law Ministry gives Maran-promoted Red FM network green nod; clearance awaited

MUMBAI: Recently, Prime Minister Narendra Modi had called in a joint meeting with three different ministries- Information and Broadcasting, Home Af

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Biz  |  18 Jun 2015

AROI urges PM to intervene on Red FM and Sun Group issue, matter referred to Law Ministry

NEW DELHI: The Association of Radio Operators in India (AROI) has urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi to intervene to ensure that Red FM, owned by

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Entertainment  |  02 Jun 2015

Javed Akhtar to screen 'Dil Dhadakne Do' for Arun Jaitley

MUMBAI: Veteran writer-lyricist Javed Akhtar has organised a special screening of his daughter Zoya Akhtar's forthcoming film ‘Dil Dhadakne Do' fo

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Biz  |  14 Apr 2015

Vividh Bharati available on FM in all metros, all AIR channels available on internet

NEW DELHI: Information and Broadcasting Minister Arun Jaitley said today that technological advancements had made it possible for radio to reach t

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