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Tuesday, July 14, 2020



Ramayan on Doordarshan: Director Dibakar Banerjee looks back at the time that laid the ground for today

May 15, 2020 12:27 pm

In the midst of a pandemic that levels all — the chosen and the downtrodden — many of us fantasise about a return to a golden, simple past, but that leapfrogs over the reality of caste

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.

UP Board to run special classes for Class 10, 12 on Doordarshan

April 30, 2020 12:56 pm

The classes will be aired on Doordarshan (DD) from May 1

Doordarshan highest-watched channel in India during week ended Apr 3: BARC

April 09, 2020 7:35 pm

Starting with the Hindu mythology series Ramayan, DD has got back other classics like Mahabharat, Shaktiman and Buniyaad to serve the audiences during the three-week lockdown.

Past its prime

September 17, 2019 12:04 am

Doordarshan reaches retirement age, and faces competition from the private sector in what was once its core competency

DD India will soon be available all over world: Javadekar

September 16, 2019 9:07 pm

The minister highlighted the role played by Doordarshan in its journey of the last 60 years, reminiscing about the programmes and highlighting how the broadcaster has continued to enthral audiences over the decades.

Doordarshan turns 60: The advent of Golden age in Indian television

September 15, 2019 12:05 pm

Doordarshan, inspired by the idea of uniting families in the living room to watch the daily Samachar or the evening shows, catered to all audiences alike

Doordarshan denied SAFF U-15 telecast as blame game begins

August 27, 2019 8:32 pm

According to a Doordarshan official in Kolkata, they had got a written permission from local hosts, Indian Football Federation (IFA), the West Bengal state body to telecast India's match against Sri Lanka deferred live on DD Sports.

Prime time on the border

July 14, 2019 2:15 am

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

June 20, 2019 8:13 am

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