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Radio City Initiates a Movement to Empower Women with the Launch of ‘StreeDum’ Campaign this Diwali

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Radio City 91.1FM, India’s leading radio network, initiates a week long campaign “StreeDum” in Mumbai, this Diwali to eliminate the objectification of women. The thought behind the campaign is to recognize the widespread and deeply ingrained mentality of the majority in the Indian society that looks at women as objects of sexual gratification alone. The aim of the campaign is to create awareness about this issue and address it on a large scale through Radio City’s Breakfast show RJs Salil & Archana. Radio City’s “StreeDum” is an extension of ‘Kar Mumbaikar’ initiative, which has been successfully utilising the power of radio to influence a positive change in the society. ‘Streedum’ campaign will run across on air, on ground and on social media.

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Ameen Sayani’s presence, RED FM RJ Devaki’s victory and the entire radio clan made RNM’s Radio Connex 2018 – a grand affair

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By K Ashwin Mobile: 09920183006 Email:indianshowbusiness@gmail.com

Anil Wanvari, Ameen Sayani and Sam Balsara

The recently held Radio Connex 2018 was a vibrant get together of Radio industry. Marking presence of some noteworthy names including legendary radio announcer, Ameen Sayani, who was honoured for his legendary contribution by Mr. Anil Wanvari founder and CEO Indiantelevision dot com group, Sam Balsara founder, chairman and managing director Madison World and Madison Communications. Ameenji and ace ad film maker Prahlad Kakkar. Ameenji not only attended the event in spite of his ill-health, but also interacted with the whole radio clan. The show was hosted by RJ Anmol from Radio Nasha. Read more

A Decade Long Celebration of India’s Biggest Singing Talent Hunt Culminates with the Grand Finale of Radio City Super Singer in 39 cities

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RCSS- Delhi winner - Adnan Ahmed

India’s biggest singing talent hunt, Ralco Tyres presents Radio City Super Singer, culminated the 10th Season with a grand finale in TGIP Mall, Noida. Radio City Super Singer has been one of the most celebrated singing talent hunt on Radio, which has successfully grown year after year. The decade long success of the property resonated with the audiences, and like every year has garnered a record-breaking participation in each of the 39 cities this year.

Radio City Super Singer 2018’s top 5 finalists from Delhi, Adnan Ahmed, Samriti Singh, Kshitij Bansal, Shraddha Shree, Kushagra Dudeja enthralled the audience and upheld the repute of this timeless property with entertaining performances in the presence of the ever-dynamic Punjabi Singer, Lyricist, Performer and Actor, Jasbir Jassi. The ultimate singing crown was bagged by Adnan Ahmad along with an attractive cash prize of INR 1 lac.

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Radio City amplifies the festive spirit with Ganeshotsav celebrations across Maharashtra and Karnataka

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By K Ashwin Mobile: 09920183006 Email:indianshowbusiness@gmail.com

Radio City, India’s leading radio network has always been at the forefront in celebrating festivals with the listeners, both at the local as well as national level. Every year, Radio City celebrates Ganeshotsav across Maharashtra and Karnataka with immense vigour and gusto. Aligning with the philosophy of ‘Rag Rag Mein Daude City’, this year to celebrate Ganesh Chaturthi, Radio City has launched “City Cha Bappa” in Maharashtra and “RJ Ganesha” in Karnataka.

Through “City Cha Bappa”, Radio City’s RJs and team will be visiting over 100 societies in Maharashtra seeking Bappa’s blessings and engaging the residents with various games and contests. A 10 day-long activity “City Cha Bappa” will be celebrated across all 11 Radio City stations in Maharashtra. The studios will be shifted on-ground to provide the citizens with a glimpse of events taking place at their favorite pandals in Maharashtra. Read more

At the onset of fuel price hike, Radio City Delhi and Mumbai ke Jocks ‘#TelLeneGaye’

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By K Ashwin Mobile: 09920183006 Email:indianshowbusiness@gmail.com

Radio City, India’s leading radio network, decided to disrupt the regular programming of the station in reaction to the fuel price hike in Delhi and Mumbai cities. The ‘funhit mein jaari’ campaign, ‘Tel Lene Gaye’ is a disruptive, one day-long activity held on 11th September in Delhi. All the RJs of Radio City Delhi – RJ Ginnie, RJ Divya, RJ Yuvi, RJ Aadi RJ Manav – were off-air because ‘Radio City ke RJs Tel Lene Gaye’. Radio City Mumbai is also replicating this disruptive campaign with RJ Salil, RJ Archana, RJ Palak, RJ Harshit, RJ Pulkit and RJ Karan, on 12th September. The idea is to portray the frenzied way in which people rush to get fuel after the prices shoot up every now and then. Read more

Radio City’s RJ Archana Took to the Streets of Mumbai for a ‘City Ki Pride – #FreeHugs’ Walk with Members of the LGBTQA Community

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Radio City's RJ Archana along with the members of LGBT community at the City ki Pride walk

Radio City organized a pride walk in lieu of historical verdict announced last week by the Supreme Court of India on Section 377, decriminalizing sex between consenting adults of the same gender. Radio City’s ‘City Ki Pride – #FreeHugs’ took place on Monday, 10th September, wherein RJ Archana set out on a pride walk in Bandra East area of Mumbai, with members of the LGBTQA community. The members joining in for the walk included famous fashion designer Rohit Verma, Social worker for transgender rights, Vicky Shinde, Mr. Gay India (Runner-Up) 2017, Darshan Mandhana and others from LGBTQA groups like ‘Rainbow Tigers’ and ‘Humsafar’. The idea behind the activation was to celebrate the verdict by spreading the message of #LoveisLove and members of the community giving out free hugs to all. The contingent held placards saying “Love is Love”, “Love knows no gender” and Pride flags while offering Free Hugs to passersby. Read more

WhatsApp launches Radio Ad Campaign to create awareness about misinformation

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By K Ashwin Mobile: 09920183006 Email:indianshowbusiness@gmail.com

As a part of the on-going educational campaign by WhatsApp on user safety, WhatsApp has initiated a radio campaign to create awareness about misinformation circulated on the platform. Through this radio campaign, WhatsApp urges its users to be cognizant of the messages they receive and be mindful before forwarding.

The first phase of the educational campaign started on August 29 with radio ads across 46 Hindi speaking radio stations of AIR across 7 states like Bihar, Jharkhand, Madhya Pradesh, Chhattisgarh, Rajasthan and Uttar Pradesh. The second phase of the campaign starts on September 5 with radio ads across 83 radio stations of AIR across the states of Assam, Tripura, West Bengal, Gujarat, Karnataka, Maharashtra, Andhra Pradesh and Telangana, Orissa and Tamil Nadu. These campaigns will run in eight regional languages i.e. Assamese, Bengali, Gujarati, Kannada, Marathi, Telugu, Oriya and Tamil and will run for a 15-day duration. The campaign has been designed in an easy to understand format to help user’s spot misinformation and further sensitize them about the challenges of fake news and addressing these as a society. Read more

Radio City Super Singer achieves a milestone with the 10th edition at the Grand Finale in Mumbai

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By K Ashwin Mobile: 09920183006 Email:indianshowbusiness@gmail.com

L- R Judge Vishal Mishra, Winner Debashri Dasgupta, RJ Archana

India’s biggest singing talent hunt ‘Ralco Tyres Presents – Radio City Super Singer Season 10’, today achieved a milestone with the 10th edition of the Grand Finale at Infiniti Mall, Malad and crowned super singer, Devarshee Dasgupta as the victor in the city of Mumbai. The top 5 contenders- Devarshee Dasgupta, Riyaa Sengupta, Kanaiya Barai, Zameer Darbar and Shruti Sinha battled it out for glory and were judged by acclaimed Music Director Vishal Mishra who was present at the venue. The winner of the competition was presented with 1lac after shaking off stiff competition from contestants in Mumbai. Read more

India’s Biggest Singing Talent Hunt, ‘Radio City Super Singer’ Returns to Mark a Decade of Success; Expands to Span 39 Markets

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By K Ashwin Mobile: 09920183006 Email:indianshowbusiness@gmail.com

Radio City, India’s leading radio network, today announced the launch of the latest season of India’s biggest singing talent hunt Ralco Tyres presents Radio City Super Singer. With this, Radio City marks a decade of giving the country its best singing talent and will see the dynamic property reach 39 cities across India. As India’s premier singing competition, Radio City Super Singer has become one of the most sought-after platforms that has been responsible for producing some of the brightest talents since a decade in the country including Harjot Kaur, Manya Narang and Sri Ganesh, to name a few. Read more

Shilpa Shetty Kundra to make her big radio debut !

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By K Ashwin Mobile: 09920183006 Email:indianshowbusiness@gmail.com

Shilpa Shetty Kundra

From making her mark on the big screen, television and even the digital space with her wellness channel, Shilpa Shetty Kundra now makes her big radio debut as she lends her voice to the Mahabharata.

The star who has always been very spiritually inclined and takes great interest in mythology, will now narrate the Mahabharata as Draupadi.

Says Shilpa, ” As kids, BR Chopra’s Mahabharat was the only show we were allowed to watch on TV. I have always been spiritually inclined, Draupadi is a beautifully etched, iconic character and I am happy to lend my voice to her while exploring a new medium.” Read more