Community radio stations across India brave lockdown, severe fund crunch to ensure last-mile awareness on COVID-19
Had it not been for the proactiveness of the community radio stations across India, the crisis would have exploded even more for the Centre and the state governments, particularly in rural India.
Coronavirus outbreak: DD, AIR broadcast virtual classes to help students continue remote learning during lockdown
DD Kendras in Karnataka, Telangana, Andhra Pradesh, Tamil Nadu, Kerala, Gujarat, Jammu and Kashmir are already offering virtual classes
Union Law Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad stated that the driving license would be linked to Aadhaar card to check forgery, said reports.
As Doordarshan turns 60, people share nostalgic posts about favourite shows, memories associated with public broadcaster
Doordarshan turned 60 on Sunday bringing back memories of a golden period when entertainment in the country revolved around serials such as Mahabharata, Fauji and Malgudi Days.
Google doodle celebrates 100th birth anniversary of Amrita Pritam, one of India's most prolific poets
Born in the Gujranwala province of British India, Pritam published her first collection of poems at the age of 16 and went on to become the greatest Punjabi poet of the 20th century.
Prasar Bharati's translation of PM's Independence Day speech into Balochi may reflect Centre's assertive policy on region
In 2016, Narendra Modi had said in his Independence Day speech, 'In the last few days, people of Balochistan, Gilgit and Pakistan-occupied Kashmir have thanked me.'
Google collaborates with Prasar Bharat to digitise AIR and Doordarshan archives; content to be hosted on Google Arts and Culture
Google would be digitising over 20 years of content from Doordarshan and AIR across 12 languages. This content will be hosted on Google Arts and Culture.
Biologist Chandrima Shaha to head National Science Academy, will be first woman president in INSA's 85-year history
Dr Shaha has previously served the National Institute of Immunology—Delhi as Director & the INSA as vice-president.
Assam teachers mock 'chowkidar' campaign, prefix 'driver' to their names to protest state minister's comment
The protest campaign by the teachers began on Friday, after the Assam education minister compared the pass certificate of the TET with a driving license.
INCOIS: India's lesser-known rockstar in monitoring oceans, forecasting disasters and monitoring fisheries
A stellar example of the value INCOIS provides can be seen in the impact of forecasts on fish catch & its monetary value.
The Election Commission (EC) on Thursday said it had sought specific details from State-run Doordarshan (DD) News.
World Radio Day: From short waves to FM, take this quiz to check your knowledge of history of the airwaves
On World Radio Day, take this quiz to check how well aware you are of world as well as Indian radio's history and its famous personalities
The list of radio stations covered by Alexa includes 17 All India Radio stations in 14 languages.
President Ram Nath Kovind to address nation on eve of 70th Republic Day; speech to be broadcast on All India Radio
The AIR will broadcast regional language versions of Ram Nath Kovind's Republic Day address 9.30 pm onwards on its respective regional networks.
All India Radio to shut down its national channel and regional training academies in 5 cities to cut costs
All India Radio's national channel, which was started in 1987, and regional training centres will be shut down to rationalise services, says Prasar Bharati.
WhatsApp had earlier launched two phases of a radio campaign to create awareness among users.
Three women who narrated accounts of sexual misconduct and lack of reparation at three All India Radio stations — even after going through the process of filing complaints with the IC, and in some cases, despite registering police complaints.
#MeToo in India: All India Radio sacks nine women who complained of sexual harassment, report suggests
The national public radio broadcaster of India, the All India Radio (AIR), has come under scrutiny after its Shahdol station in Madhya Pradesh terminated the services of nine women who complained against the assistant director of programming, Ratnakar Bharti, of sexual harassment
The first phase was kicked off on 29 August with ads across 46 radio stations of All India Radio (AIR).