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CRS Alfaz-e-Mewat's life changing stories 17.4.2018
MUMBAI: Talks about changing the societies thought process towards women is constant, but hardly practiced. But, before one heads there the women themselves need to know more about their rights and ways of living, especially in rural areas. Alfaz-e-Mewat, a CRS in a small village of Mewat has been working in this direction. The village where the radio station is located is at half hour’s drive from Gurugram, a technology hub, but unfortunately, Mewat is way too far from technology. It is still stuck in the 18th century, thus, the women there are unaware of their rights. In fact, before setting up CRS in Mewat a detailed research study was done. This is when; Alfaz-e-Mewat team learnt that women in the village consumed meal once to maximum twice a day. The community did not believe in having sanitation facilities inside the house. Women were made to sit on women plank throughout their menstrual days, irrespective of the climatic changes. This situation needed to be fixed and the CRS brought a wave of ...
RJ Rajesh's murder mystery gets a new twist 11.4.2018

MUMBAI: Two weeks ago former RED FM radio jockey, Rajesh was murdered in Kerala by some unidentified assailants. There was no clarity on the cause of the attack, but the Kerala police now have the suspect under their custody.

As per the reports, Salil bin Jalal alias Ali Bhai was apprehended by the Trivandrum police on Tuesday, soon after he landed Thiruvananthapuram International Airport from Qatar around 9 am. A look-out notice was issued for every transit points across the country along with some special investigative team.

"Aging" Kerala mulls panel for senior citizens 10.4.2018 General News
: Kerala, which has around 42 lakh senior citizens, may soon have an exclusive commission to deal with the issues of elderly people on the model of women, youth and child rights' panels. The LDF government is actively considering the plan to set up the panel along with implementing several other initiatives for senior citizens in view of increasing complaints ofatrocities and harassment against them. Interestingly, Kerala was one of the earliest states to have introduced an 'Old Age Policy' in 2006 for senior citizens to ensure maximum welfare measures for them. State Social Justice Minister K K Shylaja told PTI that the Left government would take a suitable decision in this regard at the earliest. According to the Census 2011, the proportion of elderly persons (aged 60 years and above) in India is 8.6 per cent of the total population. However, in Kerala, almost 13 per cent of the total population is already past 60 years by 2011, it said. Currently, 42 lakh people of the
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M-tech launches new 4G VoLTE smartphone 10.4.2018 All News-IANS Stories
Domestic handset-maker M-tech Mobile on Tuesday introduced "Eros Smart," a new 4G VoLTE smartphone with a 360 degree, rotation-capable fingerprint sensor for Rs 4,799.
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Kerala Govt to launch 'community radio' to update farmers 8.4.2018 General News
Amidst concerns about the shrinking agricultural space and the distancing of people from farming, the Kerala government is getting ready to start a 'community radio' to update them of the latest developments in the sector. Significantly, it will be the first such community radio to get connected with the farming community under a government initiative in the country. The first farm radio of the state is expected to start broadcast from Kuttanad in Alappuzha district, once popularly known as the 'rice bowl of Kerala,from next month,marking the second year anniversary celebrations of the LDF government. Famed for its vast expanse of paddy cultivation, Kuttanad is one of the few places in the world where farming is carried out below sea level. The radio platform is envisaged to provide information to farmers on a host of subjects, including climate change and environment issues, agrarian crisis and alerts, tips and information on various aspects of agriculture. The Left ...
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Ramadoss slams Tamil FM channels 4.4.2018 Hindu: Diet & Nutrition
PMK founder S. Ramadoss on Tuesday charged that Hindi was being imposed through Tamil FM channels.In a statement, he said that the percentage of Hind
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Private FM radio ad revenue overcoming DeMo, GST blues? 2.4.2018
BENGALURU: The media and entertainment industry seems to be slowly overcoming the blues of demonetisation and the new GST regime. Different verticals and players within those verticals in the industry will definitely not have the same rate of progress. One of the verticals, private FM radio, is slowly coming to terms and has staged a bit of a recovery, going by the numbers released by the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) for the quarter ended 31 December 2018 or Q3 2018 as the quarter is known in fiscal terms (quarter under review, third quarter). According to TRAI data, 16 new radio stations became operational in fiscal 2018 until the end of the third quarter. Of these, four became operational in the October-December 2017 quarter taking the total number of private commercial FM operating radio stations to 326. TRAI data for the quarter under review reveals that 325 private FM radio stations reported total advertisement revenue of Rs 570.08 crore (Rs 5,700.8 million) or about Rs 1.75 crore ...
4 FM radio channels allocated to Manipur 29.3.2018 The Assam Tribune
4 FM radio channels allocated to Manipur
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4 FM channels for Manipur 29.3.2018 Manipur: E-Pao
4 FM channels for Manipur
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Former Radio Jockey hacked to death in Kerala 27.3.2018 Hindu: Diet & Nutrition
A four-memeber gang attacked Rajesh and his friend at Madavoor on Tuesday
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Former RJ hacked to death in Kerala 27.3.2018
A former radio jockey and singer was hacked to death by a group of unidentified men in the early hours of Tuesday, in Pallickal police station limits, in Thiruvananthapuram district. Rajesh (36), popular as "Rasikan Rajesh", was with a friend at a recording studio he owned in Madavoor when a group of men entered the studio and attacked him. The incident happened at about 2 am. Preliminary reports said four armed men arrived at the studio in a car and attacked Rajesh and his friend, Kuttan, who had returned after a late night stage event. Kuttan, who sustained injuries in the attack, fled the studio and informed local residents about the incident. The injured Rajesh was shifted to the Government Medical College hospital in Kollam where he was declared dead. Kuttan is undergoing treatment at the Government Medical College Hospital in Thiruvananthapuram. Police are yet to establish the motive behind the killing. Rajesh had worked as an RJ in a popular FM station in Kerala before he moved to a station ...
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Former Radio Jockey hacked to death in Kerala 27.3.2018 General News
A former Radio Jockey and a folk singer, was hacked to death while another person was injured in an attack by a four-member gang at Madavoor in the district early today, police said. The deceased, Rajesh (34) was a former RJ with a private FM channel. Rajesh along with his friend had gone to a programme and were taking rest in their office when the attack took place, as per preliminary information, police said.
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Former radio jockey Rajesh hacked to death in Kerala 27.3.2018 Deccan Herald - TOP STORIES RSS FEEDS
A former radio jockey and a folk singer was hacked to death while another person was injured in an attack by a four-member gang at Madavoor in the district early on Tuesday, police said. The deceased, Rajesh (34) was a former RJ with a private FM channel. Rajesh along with his friend had gone to a programme and was taking rest in their office when the attack took place, as per preliminary information, the police said.
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Former Radio Jockey murdered 27.3.2018 All News-IANS Stories
A young former radio jockey was on Tuesday murdered in his studio in an attack that also left a friend wounded, police said.
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Jagdish Upasane takes charge as VC of journalism university 24.3.2018 General News
Senior journalist Jagdish Upasane today took charge as the Vice Chancellor of Makhanlal Chaturvedi Rashtriya Patrakarita Evam Sanchar Vishwavidyalaya. The appointment was made by Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan in his capacity as chairman of the general council of the university, an official release said. The outgoing VC, Professor Brij Kishore Kuthiala, handed over the charge to Upasane. Upasane will have a tenure of four years, it said.
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Jipmer launches TV studio, internet radio; plans facilities in Karaikal too 23.3.2018 Hindu: Medicine & Research
‘First of its kind initiative by a medical institution will help both staff and the public’
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Radio Mirchi ranks as number 1 FM brand in IRS 2017 22.3.2018
MUMBAI: As per the latest IRS data released recently, Radio Mirchi has once again emerged as the number one FM broadcaster in Delhi and Mumbai, as well as in the top 8 metros taken together. IRS 2017 was released recently by industry non-profit Media Research Users Council (MRUC) after a gap of nearly four years. In Mumbai (including Vasai-Virar), Mirchi is heard by 25.4 lac people weekly while in Delhi NCR, it is heard by a whopping 44.6 lac people, leading its nearest competitor in these two cities, BIG FM, by 21per cent and 20per cent respectively. Taken together, in the top 8 metros that include Bangalore, Chennai, Kolkata, Ahmedabad, Pune and Hyderabad, Mirchi leads with 1.45 crore listeners, 32 per cent ahead of the number 2 player RED FM. In the 7 metros that Radio City is present in (except Kolkata), Mirchi leads it by 46per cent. In the 7 metros that BIG FM is present in (except Pune), it leads it by 28per cent. In the 6 metros that Fever FM is present it, Mirchi leads it by 65 per cent. Mirchi ... celebrates turning one with three-day Boxout Weekender in Delhi 20.3.2018
MUMBAI: Launched in April 2017 as an online community radio from India that would cater to the growing demand for alternative music, has over the past 12 months given voice to a dizzying array of passions and converting casual music consumers into lovers of the radio format. now broadcasts 24-hours-a-day from New Delhi with 60 shows presented by contributors spread across the country and the globe. From hidden Bollywood gems, to laid back jazz selections, to the most cutting-edge electronic dance music, there’s something for every listener at was also nominated in three categories of the Online Radio Awards 2017 – including best new radio station. Run by Mixcloud, the Online Radio Awards is the biggest celebration of online radio in the world.  The station’s co-founder DJ MoCity won the award for Best Online Radio Show, in the hip-hop category. It’s first anniversary celebration follow a similar approach in the shape of Boxout Weekender. The three-day event to run ...
MY FM presents a radio drama Show 2100 AD 19.3.2018
MUMBAI: MY FM has again come up with yet another unique concept or rather another first in the history of Indian FM Radio – 2100 AD. 2100 AD is a futuristic radio drama show based in the year 2100 AD. Speaking about the new show MY FM Chief Programming Officer Viplove Gupte, said, “Like any science fiction show, there is a bit of a story behind it. DC Shekhar, the author of the stories, shared a unique discovery with us some time back. So far the mankind is known for using Sun as the direction for all travellers but he explained the concept for using moon as the direction for travellers and especially sailors. It was quite a unique thought and one thought led to another thought and we ended up with the germ of 2100 AD. A man who has died, is brought back to life in another person's body in future with the help of technology available. The entire journey and experience of this person is what 2100 AD is about.” This on-air show was live from 13 March. 2100 AD is a 7-8 minutes capsule episode which is ...
Entertainment Network signs pact with Adline Media 18.3.2018 General News
Entertainment Network (India) Ltd, which runs FM radio across India, today said it has entered into a pact with Adline Media FZ LLC, Dubai to provide advisory services. "Entertainment Network (India) Ltd...has entered into a strategic brand and content license agreement with Adline Media FZ LLC, Dubai," the company said in a statement. As a part of the business arrangement, the company will provide limited advisory services to Adline Media for launch of a radio station in the Kingdom of the Bahrain. The company will also provide a conditional licence to Adline for use of its brand 'Radio Mirchi'. Adline Media is a multi-platform media organisation and is in the business of media sales and management.
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