Biz  |  20 Apr 2020

Community radio station hands out free radio sets

MUMBAI: Basildon community radio station Gateway 97.8 has recently launched a special project to support vulnerable residents and hand out free ra

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Biz  |  18 Apr 2017

Community Radio subsidy in Northeast raised to ninety per cent: Naidu

NEW DELHI: Information and Broadcasting Minister M Venkaiah Naidu has said All India Radio currently broadcasts in 28 dialects belonging to the Nor

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Biz  |  13 Apr 2017

No plans to give publicity to community radio stations through AIR FM channels: Rathore

NEW DELHI: The Government has said there are no plans to give publicity to community radios through All India Radio’s FM radio channels.

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Biz  |  05 Apr 2017

After lying in the backburner, Ravenshwar radio to be back on-air

MUMBAI: For three years, 90.4 FM Ravenshaw radio was off-air due to technical issues, but now they have plans of reviving it.

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Biz  |  31 Mar 2017

IIMC along with I & B takes an initiative for CRS

MUMBAI: In the year 1995, the Supreme Court declared airwaves as a public property. Since then, we have witnessed a plethora of radio station.

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Biz  |  29 Mar 2017

Community Radio vital for disseminating info about programmes: Naidu

NEW DELHI: Information and Broadcasting Minister M Venkaiah today said Community Radio is a useful communication medium to cater to the information

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Biz  |  24 Mar 2017

Allowing news bulletins by CRS can pose security problems: Govt

NEW DELHI: The Government has reiterated that Community Radio Stations (CRS) operators and Private FM Radio stations may not be allowed to broadcas

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Biz  |  23 Mar 2017

Govt decides to scrap condition for CRS to send recordings

NEW DELHI: The Government has decided not to enforce the condition that community radio stations will need to send their recordings of broadcast th

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Biz  |  20 Mar 2017

Complexities in clearances cause for slow growth: Parliamentary Committee

NEW DELHI: The clearance process needs to be simplified to attract more proposals for setting up of community radio stations and the Information a

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Biz  |  07 Mar 2017

Government committed to empowering local communities through Community Radio: Rathore

NEW DELHI: Minister of State for Information and Broadcasting Rajyavardhan Rathore today said the Government stood committed in its objective to pr

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Biz  |  01 Mar 2017

MIB specified equipment that can be acquired with govt. funds for CRS

NEW DELHI: Following the relaxation in the policy guidelines for acquiring equipment by Community Radio Stations, the government today placed on i

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