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Print/Radio

Red FM hikes ad rates

Red FM has increased ad rates by 15–20%. It is preparing to transmit in full strength to 56 cities by August 2017.

DNA appoints Dwaipayan Bose as editor-in-chief

Dwaipayan Bose will oversee the overall editorial operations of DNA’s print and digital biz. He moves in from Times of India, where he was resident editor in charge of Bhopal, Indore and Raipur editions.

Music Broadcast to rebrand 8 Radio Mantra stations as Radio City

With this change, the brand’s philosophy of ‘Rag Rag Mein Daude City’ will run through the veins of 39 cities across 12 states.

Private FM radio not to be allowed to broadcast news: Govt to SC

Govt has deposed before Supreme Court that private radio stations should not be allowed to broadcast news & current affairs programmes generated by them.

All India Radio’s ad revenue till January at Rs 186 crore

AIR has earned gross ad revenue of about Rs 186 crore in the current financial year up to January 2017, said Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore.

Radio City makes strong debut on bourses, shares close 12% up

Music Broadcast’s shares closed at Rs 373.15 apiece on BSE, up 12% from issue price. Market cap stood at Rs 2,129 crore.

Radio City IPO oversubscribed 2.19 times on Day 2

Driven by strong retail demand, the IPO of Music Broadcast was oversubscribed 2.19 times on the second day of the issue.

HT Media expands strategic partnership with Koovs

HT Media has expanded its strategic partnership with fashion online retailer Koovs.com to celebrate International Women’s Day.

Radio City raises Rs 146.5 crore from anchor investors at upper IPO price band

Music Broadcast Ltd has raised Rs146.5 crore from anchor investors ahead of its IPO. Shares were allotted at the upper price band of Rs 333 per share.

Sun TV top spender in FM Phase III batch 2 auction; ENIL wins maximum frequencies

Hyderabad received the highest bid of Rs 23.43 cr. Sixty-six radio channels provisionally sold for over Rs 202 cr in 48 towns, with 200 channels finding no takers.