Broadcasting Industry Current Affairs - 2020

July 23: National Broadcasting Day

Every year, on July 23, National Broadcasting Day is celebrated all over India. The day is celebrated to commemorate the first ever radio broadcast aired in India. Highlights The first radio broadcast was made on July 23, 1927 from Bombay Station. The station was then owned by a private company called the Indian Broadcasting Company. Read More…

India elected as President of Asia-Pacific Institute for Broadcasting Development

India was elected as President of the Asia-Pacific Institute for Broadcasting Development (AIBD) for period of two years. India got elected against Iran during voting which took place at 44th annual gathering of AIBD held in Colombo, Sri Lanka. Moreover, Director General of All India Radio (AIR) F. Sheheryar was also re-elected as chair of Read More…

India to host 15th Asia Media Summit

India is going to host 15th Asia Media Summit (AMS-2018) in New Delhi from May 10-12, 2018. The summit is being organised by Asia-Pacific Institute for Broadcasting Development (AIBD) in collaboration with its partners and international organisations. Key Facts The theme of the annual summit is “Telling our Stories- Asia and More”. It aims to Read More…