Today would air, the Joint Radio Address by Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi and US President Barack Obama on All India Radio. It will reach audiences in over 30 nations and heard by a quarter of the world’s population.Officials said the show, Mann ki Baat (chat from the heart), would be the “largest disseminated broadcast” event which is expected to reach more than 2 billion people in over 60 languages through a string of radio stations from the US to New Zealand.American public radio behemoth NPR, previously known by the long-form National Public Radio, CNN, ITV and the New Zealand-based private radio station Tarana, which is run by an Indian expatriate, are among numerous radio broadcasters in touch with Indian authorities to air the address.“It is indeed going to be the largest and vastest disseminated broadcast globally,” said F Sheheryar, the director general of the state-run All India Radio.HT has learnt that the programme could be aired live from the colonial-era Hyderabad House, departing from the previous practice of broadcasting a pre-recorded version.National Public Radio is America’s flagship public-cum-privately-funded American broadcaster, which acts as a national syndicator to over 900 public radio stations. CNN has informed that it would be tuning in, too.The two leaders are likely to present their world view and share their respective political philosophies during the broadcast which is likely to be of 30 minutes.
Today in alleged filming of Chinkara a protected animal in film Lagaan, Gujarat High Court adjourned till July 16 the hearing on a plea filed by Bollywood actor Aamir Khan and four others requesting quashing FIR on them . High Court Justice R D Kothari kept the matter to July 16 after the actor’s lawyer […]
Gujarati Language Compulsory for Class 1 to 8 in schools across all Education Boards Gujarati Language Compulsory for Class 1 to 8 in schools across all Education Boards said Gujarat Education Minister Bhupendra Chudasma today in Gandhinagar. Bhupendrasinh said in 1965, Kothari Panch was formed for Gujarati language implementation. Today under section 44 Gujarat Education […]
USAID Administrator Mark Green to participate in GES at India during Nov 28 to Dec 1 United States Agency for International Development (USAID) Administrator Mark Green will travel to India from November 28 to December 1. He will participate in the eighth annual Global Entrepreneurship Summit (GES), a preeminent business gathering that welcomes over 1,500 […]