Tag Archives: India

Dost wins CR Video Challenge Award 2015

DSC_0419Can you present an audio medium with the help of a video? This unusual challenge was successfully organized by CEMCA, in association with UNESCO and Apeejay Institute of Mass Communication (AIMC). The challenge prompted some inspiring entries, many of which were proud recipients of the Community Radio video challenge awards at a packed function in the India International Center, New Delhi on June 30, 2015.

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Source: CR News

Radio Active turns eight

Writing on the Wall of Remembrance

Writing on the Wall of Remembrance

Radio Active’s eighth birthday was special. Its listeners and supporters took centre stage in more ways than one. First, the birthday party was hosted by Paradigm Shift- a Vegan café and activist centre run by Radio Active’s supporter, volunteer and well-wisher, Sowmya Reddy. Another supporter, Anita Cherian, captured the appropriateness of the setting when she wished the station on Facebook:  “Congratulations and all the best. Paradigm Shift suits the occasion in more than one wayJ Love the way Radio Active makes it a point to balance listening and voicing…”

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Radio Madhuban assists local administration in relief efforts

Picture courtesy: Mt. Abu Times

Picture courtesy: Mt. Abu Times

Abu Road region was disconnected for three days from the rest of the world following unprecedented rainfall, the heaviest in the history Mount Abu, which started on July 26 and continued incessantly for five days.

The heavy rainfall caused severe disruption of public life and infrastructure. As the conditions of the roads and bridges deteriorated, it became difficult for people to travel from home to work and many were stuck in schools, offices and other market places. The entry into most villages was blocked, and this restricted relief teams from entering the region. Panic and distress were the obvious outcomes of the situation.

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Source: CR News