Sound broadcasting started in India in 1927 with the proliferation of private radio clubs. The operations of All India Radio began formally in 1936, as a govt. organisation,withclear objectives to inform, educate and entertain the masses.
Commercial Radio Services in India started in the year 1967 by VividhBharti and commercial services with it’s headquarters in Mumbai
Five Regional Centres of All India Radio : Kolkata, Guwahati , Assam , Mumbai and Chennai
On November 7, 1994, WXYC became the first traditional radio station to announce broadcasting on the Internet.
WXYC used an FM radio connected to a system at SunSite, later known as Ibiblio, running Cornell's CU-SeeMe software.
In March 1996, Virgin Radio - London, became the first European radio station to broadcast its full program live on the internet
Kaan Awards: The Kaan Awards acknowledges and honors the contribution of individuals and organizations that have led the way in developing clutter busting radio advertising. The awards have been instituted to encourage continued creative focus on radio advertising.
Music Awards:Tohonour the excellence in music industry Radio Mirchi came up with the first ever awards for the music industry - Mirchi Music Awards. It is the only award which recognizes the contribution of the fraternity behind Hindi music industry.
Worldwide Success of Radio Industry in 2010
Companies included in this industry are called "rep firms."
Will Revenue Keep growing
Although ENIL did not Bid Aggressively for more Cities, the fact is that rivals have a larger network. Isn’t that a cause for concern or is being small beautiful in this business
Staying With 32 or will ENIL bid for new Cities. How will it affect the Metro cities
What kind of traction will phase-2008bring in for the Radio Business