20 Feb 2016
New Delhi: Bollywood actress Kajol was yesterday appointed as a part-time member of the Prasar Bharati Board which runs public broadcasters Doordarshan and All India Radio (AIR).
17 Dec 2011
Soon Prasar Bharati board may get more autonomy in financial matters and would be able to make procurement directly if an Information and Broadcasting Ministry proposal is given the go ahead by the Finance Ministry.
13 Mar 2015
New Delhi: To fill key positions in All India Radio and Doordarshan, public broadcaster Prasar Bharati has appointed the first batch of 55 persons.
27 Dec 2014
Kolkata: India's public service broadcaster Prasar Bharati (PB) is seeking to widen its reach globally through the internet and is conducting an experiment in this regard, its CEO Jawhar Sircar said here on Friday.
12 Dec 2014
New Delhi: Prasar Bharati plans to outsource the process of digitising the archives of Doordarshan and All India Radio and has issued expression of interest seeking applications from private entities, Lok Sabha was informed on Friday.
18 Aug 2014
Kolkata: Policies framed by the Prasar Bharati are old and incorrect and need to be reviewed, according to the public broadcaster's Chief Executive Officer, Jawhar Sircar.
05 Aug 2014
New Delhi: Prasar Bharati and Germany's public service broadcaster Deutshce Welle (DW) are set to enter an agreement as per which the two broadcasters will assist each others in the distribution of their channels.
22 Jun 2014
New Delhi: Doordarshan could soon launch a channel devoted exclusively to farmers and agriculture with public broadcaster Prasar Bharati actively considering such a proposal.
04 Oct 2014
Mumbai: Government saw nothing wrong with the state broadcaster Doordarshan telecasting live the hour-long address of RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat on the ground that the event was "news worthy".
30 Jul 2014
New Delhi: Public Broadcaster Prasar Bharati is facing shortage of manpower in various departments including its Programme Wing and the News Services Division, Lok Sabha was informed on Wednesday.