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  |  28 Dec 2015

Parliamentary Committee dismayed at reduction in CRS budget, slow pace of clearances

New Delhi: A parliamentary committee has expressed concern that the budget estimate of Rs 13 crore for the scheme to help growth of community radio

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Biz  |  24 Dec 2015

I&B: No formal complaints about misuse of community radio stations

New Delhi: The Government has admitted in Parliament that the Information and Broadcasting ministry (I&B) had received notice of a few instanc

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Biz  |  17 Dec 2015

Twelve states/union territories have no community radio station, 188 operational in country

New Delhi: Eight states and four union territories still do not have any community radio station (CRS), even though the number of CRS has grown to

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Biz  |  27 Nov 2015

Community Radio operators can send entries for CR awards by end of next month

NEW DELHI: Entries have been invited from operators of community radio stations for the fifth Community Radio awards to be presented early next yea

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Biz  |  26 Nov 2015

Single window licence process could be huge boost to community radio

MUMBAI: Community radio stations have always been used as a tool to democratise information, create awareness and develop citizenship, particularl

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Biz  |  25 Nov 2015

Only 188 Community Radio Stations operational even after a decade of the sector

NEW DELHI: Even as 235 entities have signed the grant of permission agreement (GOPA) for setting up community radio stations (CRS) in the country,

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Biz  |  17 Nov 2015

Community Radio Stations in Odisha join hands to spread awareness about free medicines

MUMBAI: Radio Namaskar, Radio Sanskar, Radio Muskan and many others, have come together for a campaign ‘Niramaya’ which is aided by Oxfam India.

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Biz  |  12 Nov 2015

Radio Brahmaputra starts three new programmes

MUMBAI: Dibrugarh based Community Radio Station (CRS) Radio Brahmaputra, in the last six months, has conceptulised and aired a number of new progra

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Biz  |  03 Nov 2015

Community Radio Stations without renewed licenses still in operation

MUMBAI: In India, there are around 184 Community Radio Stations (CRS) that are operational, and there is a growing number of CRS that are obtaining

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Biz  |  27 Oct 2015

Community Radio Station Radio Madhuban starts two new shows

MUMBAI: Mount Abu based Community Radio Station (CRS)-Radio Madhuban has come up with a host of new shows for its station including ‘Apka Swasth Ap

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