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.
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.
Admitting that women presenters at All India Radio (AIR) had made allegations of sexual harassment and there is lack of information on how to report such incidents,an inquiry committee set up by the Information and Broadcasting Ministry has recommended that the broadcaster should give details of the complaints committee on its website and install CCTV […]