Tuesday, Jan 31, 2023



Could air someday power your flight? Airlines are betting on it

January 24, 2023 12:47 pm

New technologies, including one fuel extracted from the atmosphere itself, could make flying more sustainable. But the challenges are many and the timeline is uncertain.

New govt to retain autonomy of Prasar Bharati: Prakash Javadekar

June 04, 2019 5:02 pm

Established through an act which safeguards its autonomy, Information and Broadcasting Minister Prakash Javadekar said "Autonomy of the Prasar Bharati is important. We will retain it... We want Prasar Bharati to work smoothly and bring new programmes and find new dimensions".

Prasar Bharati responds to NCW note on sexual harassment in AIR

December 08, 2018 5:39 am

The NCW statement added that Prasar Bharati’s report said it has taken action against the accused after “nine cases of sexual harassment were received against the accused officer of AIR”.

Mann ki Baat: PM Narendra Modi to address the nation at 11 am

July 30, 2017 9:43 am

In his last address to the nation on the Mann ki Baat programme, PM Modi talked at length about the 1975 Emergency imposed by the Indira Gandhi government. The broadcast sent ripples of comments and counter-comments in the political circles due to Modi's remarks about the Emergency.

‘This is All India Radio; The news, read by Surajit Sen’

May 12, 2016 12:05 am

Former Chief Newsreader of AIR passed away on May 6 at age of 89

Louis Braille’s birth anniversary: In a first, visually-impaired man reads news on AIR Pune

January 05, 2016 5:15 am

It was a first for AIR Pune that a visually-impaired person presented the news bulletin. The programme was orchestrated as a tribute to French educationist Louis Braille on his 207th birth anniversary.

Delhi Confidential: Food For Thought

May 29, 2015 3:29 am

Often at the receiving end of complaints, the Indian Railways is now banking on its senior officials to become its eyes and ears to gauge public sentiment at the ground level.

PM Modi’s heart talk: India will wipe Nepal’s tears

April 27, 2015 4:01 am

Modi said a number of rescue teams along with sniffer dogs have been sent to Nepal to save as many lives as they can.

CEO’s tour: Prasar Bharati gives guidelines for DD, AIR

April 13, 2015 4:01 am

The guidelines-delving into minute details at times—make for curious reading.

Decision on FM channels likely today

January 16, 2015 2:46 am

Once cleared, the decision will allow these radio operators to carry news bulletins of AIR “in an unaltered form”.