TRAI Seeks Views On Reserve Price For Auction of FM Radio Channels

TRAI Seeks Views On Reserve Price For Auction of FM Radio Channels
Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) has released a Consultation Paper on Reserve Price for auction of FM Radio channels. The Ministry of Information and Broadcasting (MIB) sent a reference dated 22nd August 2019, seeking recommendations of TRAI on reserve prices for 283 cities (260 new + 23 existing), under FM Phase-III Policy. Accordingly, this consultation paper has been prepared... Read More

India To Have 118 New Community Radio Stations

India To Have 118 New Community Radio Stations
Union Minister Shri Prakash Javadekar has said that 118 new Community Radio Stations (CRS) are in the process of being set-up. The approved list of applicants having been granted Letter of Intent for setting up Community Radio Stations includes 16 from Left Wing Extremism (LWE) affected districts, 6 from most LWE affected districts, 25 from coastal districts, 17 from Aspirational... Read More

MIB Will Set Up Community Radio Station in Each District

MIB Will Set Up Community Radio Station in Each District
Union Information & Broadcasting Minister Shri Prakash Javadekar presented National Awards for Community Radio at 7th National Community Radio Sammelan held at B.R.Ambedkar Bhawan, New Delhi.   The awards were given in the five categories: Thematic, Community Engagement, Promoting Local Culture, Most creative/Innovative and Sustainability category. Prakash ji congratulated all the awardees and commended the stellar role being played by... Read More

Saregama Adds Internet to Carvaan, Now has Online Radio, Podcasts

Saregama Adds Internet to Carvaan, Now has Online Radio, Podcasts
Saregama Carvaan, arguably the most successful digital audio product in India, has finally got internet connectivity, and along with it, support for online radio and podcasts. Carvaan 2.0 comes with support for Wifi, said its maker Saregama. The pre-loaded 5000 songs continue to be accessed anytime without internet along with other features like FM/ AM, USB & Bluetooth. In addition,... Read More