All India Radio

India’s Andaman Nicobar Islands get their first FM station

Thursday 31 January, 2019

FM 100.9 MHz, being broadcast from All India Radio Port Blair, is the 42nd FM Station of Vividh Bharati Network by Prasar Bharati, and the first in the Indian Union Territory of Andaman Nicobar Islands and surrounding South Andaman regions.

Prasar Bharati shuts down AIR’s national channel and five regional institutes

Monday 07 January, 2019


India’s Public broadcaster Prasar Bharati has decided to shut down All India Radio’s only national channel to cut costs and to rationalise services.

Public Service Broadcasting Day marks Gandhi’s only visit to All India Radio

Thursday 15 November, 2018


India’s public broadcaster, All India Radio (AIR) remembered a visit by Mahatma Gandhi to its studios on Monday.

AlR’s year-long celebrations to mark 80 years of External Services

Thursday 04 October, 2018


India’s national broadcaster All India Radio (AIR) plans to mark 80 years of its External Services with year-long celebrations, which began with a cultural evening in New Delhi.

All India Radio launches streaming services on Amazon’s Alexa

Monday 01 October, 2018


India’s public broadcaster, All India Radio (AIR), has launched its streaming services on Amazon’s Alexa Smart Speakers.

‘Don’t look at media through a bipolar prism of East versus West’ #RadioAsia

Thursday 12 July, 2018
Speaking in this morning’s session of Media2020, All India Radio Director General Fayyaz Sheheryar encouraged Eastern and Western media to understand each other better, rather than taking adversarial positions on media issues.

“The world looks different and is often bipolar between east and west. History, geography and culture can change how we think and how we look at each other, we must resist this and try to understand each other.

All India Radio and Bangladesh Betar to co-produce radio programs

Monday 04 June, 2018

All India Radio (AIR) and state-run Bangladesh Betar will co-produce radio programs on music, quiz, theatre, tourism and sports among others.

The move is aimed at further strengthening bilateral ties, according to a senior official.

The two broadcasters have also agreed to jointly produce one daily news bulletin of ten minutes with a focus on cooperation between the two nations in various developmental aspects like tourism, commerce and trade, sports, culture, agriculture and climate change.

AIR’s sales arm to celebrate golden jubilee

Tuesday 09 January, 2018


The sales unit of All India Radio (AIR), Central Sales Unit (CSU) - which books commercials for all AIR channels nationwide, is preparing to celebrate its golden jubilee on October 1, 2018. 

Coming soon: All India Radio on Amazon Echo Dot

Thursday 16 November, 2017


All India Radio (AIR) is planning to introduce its services on Amazon’s Echo Dot speakers in the next three to six months.

All India Radio to expand global presence

Thursday 05 October, 2017


India’s public broadcaster All India Radio (AIR) is planning to launch services for several countries to boost diplomatic ties and the government’s outreach programmes to Indians settled overseas.


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