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Odisha to hold radio classes for school students from Monday

September 27, 2020 5:27 pm

The "Radio Pathsala" programme will be held every day from Monday to Friday between 10 am to 10:15 am from September 28, School and Mass Education Minister Samir Ranjan Dash said

India lockdown diary, Day 45: Punjab CM debuts on TikTok; Meghalaya students to learn from DD, AIR shows

May 08, 2020 9:34 pm

Here is a curated list of some interesting stories from across the country on Day 45 of India's lockdown.

Forty Years Ago, February 14, 1980: India, USSR Disagree

February 13, 2020 11:30 pm

India wants the Soviet Union to withdraw its troops from Afghanistan so that the tension in India’s neighbourhood is defused.

World Radio Day 2020: Radio — Africa's prime medium

February 13, 2020 3:58 pm

Some see radio as a medium of the past. But that's not the case in Africa. Despite the advent of the internet and social media, radio remains extremely popular on the continent.

Jammu and Kashmir becomes UT: Radio Kashmir is now AIR

November 01, 2019 7:18 am

The two radio stations, which had been established to counter anti-India propaganda by Pakistan on Kashmir, will now be known as AIR Jammu and AIR Srinagar, respectively.

AIR broadcasts PM Modi's entire Independence-Day speech in 15 foreign languages

August 18, 2019 11:53 pm

Prasar Bharati and External Services of AIR also plan to translate and broadcast 'Mann ki Baat' by the Prime Minister in foreign languages beginning with the episode to be aired in August 2019.

Barun Haldar’s deep baritone is no more

July 05, 2019 4:12 pm

Smarting from a WhatsApp faux pas last month that Barunda, as we fondly called him, had passed away in Dehra Dun, I frantically searched the web and stumbled on this bland headline on the official website of News Services Division of All India Radio. ‘

Private FM channels to be permitted to broadcast AIR news

January 08, 2019 5:41 pm

The FM channels will have to carry the AIR news in an unaltered format and the service will be available free of cost on a trial basis till May 31 this year.

All India Radio to shut down national channel, regional academies in 5 cities to cut costs

January 04, 2019 3:11 pm

It has been decided by Prasar Bharati to close down the national channel of AIR and RABMs located at Ahmedabad, Hyderabad, Lucknow, Shillong and Thiruvananthapuram with immediate effect.

Hockey World Cup: No radio commentary as AIR fails to strike a deal

November 29, 2018 1:17 pm

Since private radio entities are not allowed to broadcast news or live sports, fans who may have wished to follow the hockey World Cup matches live on radio are left in the lurch.