Biz  |  13 Feb 2019

World Radio Day 2019: Pillars of a radio show

MUMBAI: We all tune into radio-while commuting, relaxing or travelling long distance.

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Biz  |  16 Aug 2017

Forty-four companies own 312 operational FM channels

NEW DELHI: A total of 26 FM radio channels being operated by six companies in different parts of the country were revoked under FM Phase II.

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Biz  |  27 Jul 2017

All TV channels, FM channels asked to publicise 'Mission Indradhanush'

NEW DELHI: All satellite television channels and private FM channels have been asked by the government to give adequate publicity to 'Mission

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Biz  |  10 Feb 2017

Sixty-six FM channels in 48 cities sold provisionally in second batch of Phase III

NEW DELHI: Having failed to get any bidders for 23 cities in the first batch of the third phase of FM e-auctions, the Government claims that 66 cha

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Biz  |  16 Jan 2017

Why can private FM channels not have their own news bulletins, Supreme Court asks Govt.

NEW DELHI: The Supreme Court has asked the government to explain the continuing prohibition on FM radio stations and community radios from airing t

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Biz  |  16 Dec 2016

Private FM radio channels yet to touch the 300 mark, after 18 years

NEW DELHI: After almost two decades of introduction of the scheme, there are just 267 private FM channels operational in the country and even the

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Biz  |  08 Aug 2016

Provisions to deal with errant broadcasting sectors adequate: Rathore

NEW DELHI: The government says the existing provisions under various policy guidelines of the ministry of information and broadcasting are adequate

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Biz  |  08 Jun 2016

How well do you know All India Radio?

MUMBAI: Prasar Bharati CEO Jawahar Sircar's poignant piece on the evolution of All India Radio on the occasion of its 80th birthday finally pu

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Biz  |  10 Dec 2015

145 new FM channels including 112 AIR in hilly and border states over next few years

New Delhi: A total of 112 new FM Transmitters have been approved under 11th and 12th Plans for All India Radio in the hilly and border States of th

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Biz  |  19 Sep 2015

Election Commission issues detailed media guidelines for Bihar assembly polls

NEW DELHI: Even as the Model Code has come into effect for the elections to the Bihar assembly, the Election Commission prohibited conduct of Exit

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Biz  |  28 Mar 2015

Rajyavardhan Rathore hopes to have one or multiple FM stations in 800-900 cities

MUMBAI: On the first day of FICCI Frames 2015, the Information and Broadcasting Ministry Additional Secretary, J S Mathur revealed that there will

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