Shiraz – The Musical Epic

As part of UK/India 2017, the British Film Institute’s National Archive restored the Indian/ British/ German co-production Shiraz. Franz Osten’s sumptuous Indian silent classic has been meticul...

Silent Night Holy Night

“Every child comes with a message…that God is not yet discouraged by man” said Rabindranath Tagore. Echoing the same sentiments Pope Francis said “God never gives someone a gift they are not capable ...

A heritage walk

This feature charts how Indian architecture changed and evolved over the same 150-year period taking the listener from Victoria Memorial in Kolkata to the Lotus Temple in Delhi. Apart from architectu...

Adding aroma and flavour to lives

The Indian Institute of Spices Research (IISR), Kozhikode (Calicut) a constituent body of Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR) is a major Institute devoted to research on spices. In 1976, i...

St. Teresa of Kolkata

St. Teresa was born on 26th August 1910, a Roman Catholic nun and Missionary who founded the Missionaries of charity in 1950. St. Teresa’s absolute faith and determination has changed the lives...

Netaji – An Eternal Fragrance

Subhas Chandra Bose was an Indian revolutionary who led an Indian national political and military force against Britain and the Western powers during World War II. Popularly known as Netaji (literall...

The Divine Maestro (Full Version)

This documentary in English, titled “Divine Maestro is on MS Subbulakshmi, first ever Indian musician to perform at the UN General Assembly.. Popularly called MS or MS Amma, this doyen of carnatic mu...

Divine Maestro (Akashvani Annual Awards 2016 winner)

This documentary in English, titled “Divine Maestro is on MS Subbulakshmi, first ever Indian musician to perform at the UN General Assembly.. Popularly called MS or MS Amma, this doyen of carnatic mu...

Radio is You

  Proclaimed by the United Nations Assembly in 2011, World Radio Day is celebrated on 13 February every year. Keeping in with UN’s call on how radio shapes our lives, the programme is a telltale...