Doordarshan Current Affairs - 2019

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Prakash Javadekar releases patriotic song Watan for Independence Day

Union Information and Broadcasting Minister Prakash Javadekar released a patriotic song titled Watan in New Delhi to mark the occasion of Independence Day 2019. The special song has been created by public service broadcaster Doordarshan (DD) and Prasar Bharati for Independence Day. About Watan Song It pays tribute to New India, to the bravery and Read More…

Month:  Categories: Art & Culture


DD India channel to be available in Bangladesh, South Korea

In bid to boost India’s relations with its neighbours, the government has entered into agreements with Bangladesh and South Korea to broadcast DD (Doordarshan) India channel in two countries and their state channels will be shown on DD Free Dish in India. Key Highlights Bangladesh Agreement: As per the agreement inked with Bangladesh, Indian government Read More…

Month:  Categories: Government Schemes & Projects


Financial Literacy Week 2019 organised by RBI

The Financial Literacy Week 2019 will be observed from 3 June to 7 June. It is an annual initiative by Reserve Bank of India (RBI) to promote awareness on key topics through a focused campaign. Key Highlights The theme of Financial Literacy Week 2019 is ‘Farmers’ which focuses on how they can benefit by being Read More…

Month:  Categories: Business, Economy & Banking


Sanrakshan Kshmata Mahotsav

Sanrakshan Kshmata Mahotsav (SAKSHAM) Vans was flagged off by Union Minister of Petroleum and Natural Gas Dharmendra Pradhan to promote and create awareness among people on the need of oil and gas conservation for the future and the methods to do it. To spread the awareness about energy conservation for better future these vans will travel to 30 districts. As part of Read More…

Month:  Categories: Events & Observances


DD Science and India Science launched

The Minister of Science and Technology Harsh Vardhan launched the initiatives DD Science and India Science to popularise science in India. The initiatives aim to develop the scientific temper in Indian society. DD Science DD Science is a one-hour slot on Doordarshan National channel which will be telecast Monday to Saturday from 5 pm to Read More…

Month:  Categories: Science & Technology


Veena Jain appointed as Director General (news) of Doordarshan

Union Information and Broadcasting (I&B) ministry has appointed Veena Jain as director general (news) in Doordarshan (DD). She succeeds senior Indian Information Service (IIS) officer Akshay Rout. Along with this appointment Jain will also hold the charge as Officer on Special Duty (OSD) and will oversee the ministry’s new media wing and social media cell Read More…

Month:  Categories: Persons in News


DD Kisan, India’s first television channel dedicated to farmers launched by PM Narendra Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on 26 May 2015 launched India’s first television channel DD Kisan dedicated to farmers in New Delhi. The 24X7 channel is owned by public service broadcaster Doordarshan (DD) and is dedicated to agriculture and allied sectors. Features of DD Kisan DD Kisan will disseminate real-time inputs to farmers on new farming Read More…

Month:  Categories: Business, Economy & Banking


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