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Doordarshan mulls making prog to empower people LWE-hit areas 16.5.2018 General News
Public service broadcaster Doordarshan is looking into the possibility of collaborating with various stakeholders to make programmes to empower people living in areas affected by Left-Wing Extremism (LWE), a senior official said today. "Social sector organisations, the UNICEF, community radio, the United Nations and its supported agencies, various ministries and even district collectors have created contents on LWE areas and why not collaborate to empower people. Such collaboration would have greater impact," Doordarshan Director-General Supriya Sahu said. The DG was speaking at the release of UNICEF's Communication for Development Report 2013-17. "In coming days, we will be looking in to the possibilities of collaborating with various stakeholders to create such content," she said, adding Doordharshan already has a collaboration with the UNICEF. "Through 126 episodes we showcased an entertainment series Adha Full. In the programme, we talked about all issues that affect adolescents ..
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The best phones to gift your mother 12.5.2018 Rediff: GetAhead
Sanjeev Bhatia, Co-Founder, Onlymobiles shares a shortlist.
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India will not allow itself to become a centre of data pilferage: Ravi Shankar Prasad 10.5.2018 Central Chronicle
New Delhi, Union Minister for Communications and Information Technology Ravi Shankar Prasad on Thursday said India will not allow itself to become a centre of data pilferage, and that data commerce through collusive methods cannot be used to influence its electoral process. Addressing the Plenary Session on ‘Media Regulation Policies: Ethics, Rules and Laws’, at the […]
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100 more community radio stations soon, says Smriti Irani 10.5.2018 General News
The Central government on Thursday said it has planned to set up at least 100 more community radio stations across the country in 2018.
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15th Asia Media Summit to be hosted by India from May 10-12, 2018 in New Delhi 8.5.2018 Govt of india: PIB
The 15th Asia Media Summit (AMS) 2018 is being hosted by the Ministry of Information and Broadcasting, Government of India, jointly with the Indian Institute of Mass Communication (IIMC), New Delhi and Broadcast Engineering Consultants India Limited (BECIL), from 10th -12th May, 2018 in New Delhi.
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Unesco urges probe in Palestinian journalist's killing 30.4.2018 All News-IANS Stories
Paris, April 30 (IANS/AKI) United Nations cultural organisation Unesco on Monday urged an investigation of the killing of Palestinian radio reporter Ahmed Abu Hussein, who died last week from gunshot wounds he received in Gaza on April 13.
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CRS Alfaz-e-Mewat's life changing stories 17.4.2018 Radioandmusic.com
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 Radioandmusic.com

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 Radioandmusic.com
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 deccanherald.com
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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