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Govt is giving DD set-top boxes to J&K villages to stop them ‘falling prey to Pak propaganda’. Are we still in antenna age, ask villagers

DD India to be broadcast in Bangladesh, South Korea

“Mutual cooperation” of this kind “with neighbouring countries”, Javadekar said is “very important” as “such type of engagements build mutual relationships”.


DD India goes global, to be telecast in Bangladesh and South Korea: Prakash Javadekar

The Union Minister further said that KBS World, a 24x7 English channel of the South Korean government, would also be available on DD Free Dish.

Indelicate imbalance

Doordarshan must give equal airtime to parties and leaders, especially during elections.

Prasar Bharati brought 11 more state Doordarshan channels on satellite footprint: PM Modi

"Glad to note that Prasar Bharati has brought 11 more State DD Channels on the Satellite footprint of India through DD Free Dish," Prime Minister Narendra Modi tweeted.

DD Free Dish slots e-auction: I&B clears what I&B had stalled

Former I&B Ministry secretary N K Sinha had kept in abeyance the e-auctioning of slots on DD Free Dish, an open access Direct-To-Home (DTH) service, which was to take place on August 22, 2017.


10 women allege sexual harassment at Doordarshan

A woman who was employed in Doordarshan levelled sexual harassment allegations against two of her bosses in 2015, following which she was “terminated from the job”.

Graft case: Former Doordarshan employee sent to one year in jail

The special CBI court acquitted six others in the corruption case registered in 2000. Two of the accused died during the pendency of trial while one accused is still on the run.

Former J-K art academy secretary dies during live TV show on DD Kashir

Jitendra, a leading educationist and writer, was declared dead on arrival at SMHS Hospital.

Independence Day: Where and how to watch PM Modi's speech, flag hoisting ceremony at Red Fort

72nd Independence Day: Elaborate security arrangements have been put in place in the national capital and many other parts of the country.