All India Radio

  • Cabinet Nod for Rs 2500 Cr Scheme to Raise Infra of DD, AIRs

    In a bid to upgrade Prasar Bharati’s broadcast infrastructure and network, the Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs (CCEA) approved a scheme worth more than Rs 2,500 crore for Doordarshan and All India Radio. Under the scheme, eight lakh DD Free...

    Published On January 6th, 2023
  • Prasar Bharati celebrates its Silver Jubilee or 25 years of its establishment

    Prasar Bharati celebrated the silver jubilee or 25 years of its establishment on 23 November, 2022. It was on this day in 1997, that it came into being as a statutory autonomous body set up by an Act of Parliament....

    Last updated on November 26th, 2022 02:45 pm
  • Public Service Broadcasting Day observed on 12 November

    Public Service Broadcasting Day 2022: Public Service Broadcasting Day is being celebrated on 12th November every year to commemorate the only visit of Mahatma Gandhi to All India Radio in Delhi in 1947. On 12 November 1947, Mahatma Gandhi addressed...

    Published On November 12th, 2022
  • Election Commission launched Matadata Junction awareness program

    The Chief Election Commissioner Shri Rajiv Kumar launched a yearlong Voter Awareness Program 'Matdata Junction' during an event organized at Akashvani Rang Bhavan. The launch event was also facilitated by Election Commissioner Shri Anup Chandra Pandey. The Matdata Junction is...

    Published On October 6th, 2022
  • Vasudha Gupta named as DG of News Services Division of AIR

    Indian Information Service officer, Vasudha Gupta was appointed as the director general of the news services division of All India Radio. Gupta, who was director general in the Press Information Bureau, assumed charge of her new post immediately. All India...

    Published On September 2nd, 2022