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BBC to shut down Asian Network radio

The BBC confirmed on Mondaythat it will go ahead to close down the Asian Network radio station, which is targeted at people with origins in the Indian sub-continent, by the end of 2011. The BBC......

Curry, bhangra to feature in BBC radio drama!

Curry houses, fabric shops and bhangra music are all set to be part of a radio drama planned by the BBC to give Britain's primetime TV soaps a run for their money.Set in Birmingham, 'Silver Street'......

BBC programme on Gujarat angers VHP

The UK head of the Vishwa Hindu Parishad has attacked the BBC for its anti-Hindu bias followinga radio programme which supported the thesis thatthe post-Godhraanti-Muslim riots that swept Gujarat......

BBC drops its 'clipped' accent

South Asian radio presenters with 'wog' or 'desi' accents are the flavour of the season in Britain, according to a British- Pakistani who has been sacked for sounding too posh.The clipped......

Philae goes off to sleep on Comet 67P

Rosetta's Philea space probe recently re-established radio contact with Earth from its distant comet 67P and sent a stream of science data just before low battery power dropped it into standby......

BBC to shut down Asian Network

The British Broadcasting Corporation confirmed on Monday that it would close down the Asian Network radio station, which is targeted at people with origins in the Indian sub-continent, by the end......

BBC, Jhunjhunwala to buy Radio Mid-day pie

Mid-day Multimedia Ltd on Tuesday said the Netherlands-based BBC Worldwide Holdings BV will invest Rs 31.85 crore (Rs 318.5 million) to acquire stake in Radio Mid-day West (India) Pvt Ltd.BBC......

BBC eyes 20% equity in Radio Midday

BBC Worldwide wants to enter the Indian FM radio industry by acquiring up to 20 per cent equity in Mumbai's private FM radio operator, Radio Mid-Day.\nBBC Worldwide has an approval from its board......

TV owners might have to pay licensing fee

Television owners might have to again shell out a licence fee- this time to fund state-owned Prasar Bharati, which runs Doordarshan and All India Radio, if a government committee has its way. The......

Barclays to axe 3,700 jobs in strategic overhaul

Barclays is to axe at least 3,700 jobs and prune its investment bank, under a restructuring plan launched by its new chief executive which seeks to cut 1.7 billion pounds (approximately Rs 14,341......

British Asians find voice on BBC Asia

A lot of money and hype is involved in BBC Asian Network's radio series, Silver Street.The programme, with a budget of more than $1.8 million, will go on air on May 24.What's SilverStreet all about......

Trilok Gurtu, Panjabi MC nominated for BBC awards

Cesaria Evora, Cheb Khaled and Trilok Gurtu are among the nominees for the BBC Radio 3 World Music Awards 2004. Evora, the soulful 62-year-old 'barefoot diva' from Cape Verde, a former Portuguese......

'America didn't know what to make of Saeed and Madhur Jaffrey'

Sakina Jaffrey looks back at her parents, Saeed and Madhur Jaffrey’s acting journey, to map the changing Hollywood landscape for desi artists. Arthur J Pais listens in. Sixty years after......

'Thank you, Satyajit Ray, for a lifetime of wonder'

Here's what your favourite celebrities are tweeting.   Bollywood stars turned to Twitter to remember legendary filmmaker Satyajit Ray on his 92nd birth anniversary. Here's what they tweeted:......

BBC bags radio rights in India

The British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) has secured exclusive radio rights for all international cricket matches in India for the next four years.The BBC was awarded the rights by Nimbus......

I am no cricketing God: Tendulkar

Sachin Tendulkar. Photograph: Mark Nolan/Getty Images Sachin Tendulkar may be a cricketing God for his legion of fans, but the batting legend insists he is "normal". "I'm no cricketing god. I've......

F1 Tales: Doctor says Schumacher will need years to recover, praises driver's wife

Michael Schumacher of Germany with his wife Corinna. Photograph: Mark Thompson/Getty Images A French doctor treating former Formula One champion Michael Schumacher said on Thursday that the......

African players in Europe feel Ebola backlash

African footballers based at European clubs, especially those travelling back to the continent from international duty, began on Friday to feel the backlash from fears over the Ebola virus......

Club v country debate intensifies!

Wayne Rooney and Raheem Sterling of England during a stadium walk. Photograph: Shaun Botterill/Getty Images The club versus country row which has dogged England in the past reared its ugly head......
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'Al Shabaab aim to wage religious war in Kenya'

Nairobi: In wake of the heinous attack staged by the al Shabaab fighters on a bus in Kenya, a senior official has said that the extremists aim to... ...

http://zeenews.india.com/news/world/al-shabaab-aim-to-wage-religious-war-in-kenya_1503390.html
Govt Likely to Carry Out Phase III Expansion of FM Radio

NEW DELHI: Government intends to carry out Phase III expansion of FM radio hopefully in the current financial year to rake in more revenue,... ...

http://www.newindianexpress.com/nation/2014/11/23/Govt-Likely-to-Carry-Out-Phase-III-Expansion-of-FM-Radio/article2537348.ece
Chelsea vs West Bromwich Albion

Chelsea have been near unbeatable this season in the English Premier League, and on Saturday they will look to continue on their merry way when... ...

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Vanishing Craze for Radio

Ashok Sharma The PM's radio talk Man ki Baat on Sep 5,and Nov 2,this year highlighting his vision for a powerful and prosperous India has brought... ...

http://www.dailyexcelsior.com/vanishing-craze-radio/
Expect tragedy in 'Sherlock' season 4

Benedict Cumberbatch plays the titular role in 'Sherlock'. The fourth season airs in 2016. Mark Gatiss, who has created the detective series... ...

http://www.dnaindia.com/entertainment/report-expect-tragedy-in-sherlock-season-4-2037431

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