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An online guidebook on safe sex


November 18th, 2011 - 8:07 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 18 (IANS) A website promising to offer clear and non-judgemental information to the young on safe sex, homosexuality and other sex-related issues has been launched, it was ... Read more...

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Ban Indian films, demands Pakistan daily


October 7th, 2011 - 4:57 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Oct 7 (IANS) A leading Pakistani newspaper Friday sought a ban on Indian films, warning this was the only way to help the local cinema "develop and thrive". The ... Read more...

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Royalty issue: Composers displeased with verdict


August 2nd, 2011 - 11:43 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 2 (IANS) Composers and lyricists like Javed Akhtar, Vishal Bhardwaj and Ram Sampath Tuesday expressed resentment over a recent Bombay High Court ruling that FM channels don't have ... Read more...

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FM channels ecstatic, musicians upset after Mumbai court verdict


July 27th, 2011 - 5:32 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 27 (IANS) Private radio channels have got a respite after the Bombay High Court ruled that they don't have to pay separate royalty to composers and lyricists for ... Read more...

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Cabinet approves expansion of private radio service (Lead)


July 7th, 2011 - 11:11 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 7 (IANS) The union cabinet Thursday approved expansion of FM radio broadcasting services through private operators to 227 new cities and allowed channels to broadcast news ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Highlights of new FM radio policy


July 7th, 2011 - 6:59 pm ICT by IANS
Highlights of the new policy on FM radio channels:-- FM radio expected to cover over 300 cities with 839 new channels-- FM channels to be allowed to carry news from ... Read more...

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Private FM channels to be allowed to broadcast news


March 29th, 2011 - 12:07 am ICT by IANS
Gurgaon, March 28 (IANS) Private FM radio channels will soon be allowed to broadcast news sourced from All India Radio (AIR), an official said Monday.FM radio channels will be able ... Read more...

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Music Director S Balakrishnan Returns In Mollywood With Mohabbath


January 5th, 2011 - 3:09 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
starring Meera Jasmine and Munna.Balakrishnan has composed five songs for this movie and these are already hitting high positions in the charts. Mamtha Mohandas and Hariharan have lent their voices ... Read more...

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Government to better information machinery in northeast


July 12th, 2010 - 11:19 pm ICT by IANS
Guwahati, July 12 (IANS) In a move to better the information machinery in the militancy-riven and far-flung areas in India's northeast, the information and broadcasting ministry Monday opened a two-day all ... Read more...

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Play Marathi songs on FM channels: MNS


July 11th, 2010 - 4:09 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 11 (IANS) The Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS) Sunday endorsed the views of Shiv Sena chief Bal Thackeray and said Marathi songs should be played on private FM radio channels in ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

94.3 Radio One Launches ‘Play Your Music Day’ With Shankar Ehsaan Loy


July 8th, 2010 - 4:29 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
July 8, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): The music director trio Shankar-Ehsaan-Loy is going to launch the "Play Your Music Day' on 94.3 FM, which has opened the door for music lovers ... Read more...

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With celebrities, Facebook, Twitter, Delhi Police ready for Games traffic (Commonwealth Games Countdown)


June 29th, 2010 - 5:33 pm ICT by IANS
By Rajeev Ranjan Dwivedi and Rohit Vaid (Attn Editors: This is the fifth of the 100-day countdown series for the 19th Commonwealth Games in New Delhi. This is about how Delhi Traffic ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Sehwag tutors Delhiites on traffic rules for Games


June 22nd, 2010 - 7:08 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 22 (IANS) The next time you tune into an FM channel, don't be surprised to hear Virender Sehwag asking you to drive safely. The ace batsman has been ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

New- A story of three childhood friends


January 2nd, 2010 - 2:14 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
What kind of changes the corporate culture has brought among three childhood friends is portrayed on screen in the film "New' directed by Shyamprasad and produced by Bhargav Kodavanti and Vachan ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Government will encourage FDI in media: Ambika Soni


November 9th, 2009 - 8:55 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 9 (IANS) The government will act only as a facilitator for foreign direct investments (FDI) in print media and make amendments in the existing laws to ensure this, ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Mock emergency drill creates panic in Goa


November 8th, 2009 - 7:00 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Nov 8 (IANS) A mock emergency drill Sunday triggered a major scare throughout Goa, after the administration flashed messages, through a private SMS news service and FM radio stations, of an ... Read more...

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Soni hopeful of news on FM radio clearance by year-end


October 20th, 2009 - 11:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 20 (IANS) Information and Broadcasting Minister Ambika Soni Tuesday said she was hopeful of cabinet approval for phase III of FM radio that will also include first-ever broadcast ... Read more...

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New broadcasting and relay transmitters to come up in remote areas of J-K


October 13th, 2009 - 11:26 pm ICT by ANI
Srinagar, Oct 13(ANI): Union Information and Broadcasting Minister Ambika Soni on Tuesday announced that a high power television transmitters (HPTs) will be set up in the border regions of Jammu and ... Read more...

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Priority to improving TV, radio transmission in Kashmir: Soni


October 13th, 2009 - 10:08 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Oct 13 (IANS) The government gives high priority to improving the quality of television and radio transmission in Jammu and Kashmir, Information and Broadcasting Minister Ambika Soni said here Tuesday. Speaking ... Read more...

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Private FM channels may be allowed to broadcast news


August 29th, 2009 - 8:45 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 29 (IANS) Private radio channels may be allowed to broadcast news sourced from news agencies in phase III of FM radio, expected to start towards end of the year. "The ... Read more...

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T. Pudupatty in Tamil Nadu to have Community Radio Station


June 5th, 2009 - 3:35 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, June 5 (ANI): A Community Radio Station will start functioning at Pudupatty in Madurai district of Tamil Nadu.The Ministry of Information and Broadcasting has permission for establishing, maintaining and operating ... Read more...

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BBC halts radio services to Sri Lanka’s state-run broadcaster


February 10th, 2009 - 1:15 pm ICT by IANS
Colombo, Feb 10 (DPA) The BBC World Service Tuesday stopped providing radio news to Sri Lanka's state broadcaster because of what it calls "deliberate interference" by government censors.A statement from the BBC ... Read more...

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Government considering news broadcast on FM radio


November 26th, 2008 - 5:20 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 26 (IANS) Days after clearing the airing of political advertisements on radio, the government plans to allow FM radio channels, known mostly for their music programmes, to broadcast news. ... Read more...

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Combating terrorism through airwaves


July 29th, 2008 - 1:06 pm ICT by IANS
Ahmedabad, July 29 (IANS) In keeping with the grim mood in Gujarat following the serial bombings of Saturday, FM channels in the state are playing only patriotic songs with one even stopping ... Read more...

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FM channels foresee big profits as ad revenue soars


June 4th, 2008 - 12:09 pm ICT by IANS
By Radhika Bhirani New Delhi, June 4 (IANS) The Rs.6.2 billion radio industry has emerged as a mainstream medium for advertising, but it will take almost five to seven years for it to ... Read more...

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Pak govt allows broadcast of BBC news bulletins without censor


May 6th, 2008 - 12:35 pm ICT by admin
Peshawar, May 6 (ANI): The PPP-PML-N coalition government has reportedly lifted sanctions on broadcast of BBC news bulletins and allowed private FM radio channels to relay them without prior vetting.A BBC ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

For young Indians, radio jockeying is a rage


March 12th, 2008 - 10:33 am ICT by admin
By Radhika Bhirani New Delhi, March 12 (IANS) If you are blessed with the gift of the gab and a pleasant voice, then add a dash of humour, sensibility and sensitivity and you ... Read more...

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