Biz  |  07 Aug 2017

DAVP to coordinate events of 75th anniversary of Quit India Movement and 70 years of freedom

NEW DELHI: The Information and Broadcasting Ministry has asked all ministries to send details about programmes planned by their respective ministri

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Biz  |  26 Jul 2017

Community Radio Stations can offer rates lower than DAVP for local ads

NEW DELHI: Community Radio Stations have been allowed to offer rates lower than the Directorate of Advertising and Visual Publicity (DAVP) rates fo

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Biz  |  11 Aug 2016

Govt denies refusal of ads to any media house in recent past: Naidu

NEW DELHI: The Government today categorically denied that it has refused advertisement to any media houses in the country in the recent past.

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Biz  |  09 Jul 2016

Dhimsa FM Radio is inspiring, but struggling

MUMBAI: Dhimsa FM Radio situated in Chhapar village, Koraput could have been the first community radio station in Orissa, had it not been for its n

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Biz  |  18 Mar 2016

Will the Sixth National Sammelan solve Community Radio stations' problems?

MUMBAI: The sixth National Sammelan of operational community radio stations (CRS) in India starts today in Vigyan Bhawan, New Delhi.

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Biz  |  09 Oct 2014

Government denies plans to reduce DAVP allocations

NEW DELHI: The Government has denied that there is any move to drastically cut the budget of the Directorate of Visual Publicity (DAVP).

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Biz  |  07 Apr 2011

Ambika Soni: DAVP rate hike for Community Radio being examined

* �Re 1 per minute rate shameful' * �Community Radio Fund being considered' NEW DELHI: Admitting that it was �shameful' that the Directorate of...

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Biz  |  16 Nov 2009

Community radio stations welcome MIB's DAVP plans

MUMBAI: The constant lobbying by community radio stations in India for government advertising has finally been heard. Ministry of Information and...

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Biz  |  30 Sep 2008

Legislation for sustainable community radio needed

NEW DELHI: In December 2002, the Government of India approved a policy for grant of licenses for setting up community radio stations to well...

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