BBC Asian Network holds special ‘Big Debate’ election special

The BBC Asian Network has hosted a live election special of 'The Big Debate'. The live show broadcast this morning between 10:00 - 11:00 was...

Bradford Asian Radio requests Ofcom for output change

Community station, Bradford Asian Radio has requested Ofcom for a Key Commitments change to tweak its output. Bradford Asian Radio has requested the following changes: ►...

Dipps Bhamrah to take a break from BBC Asian Network show

Popular BBC Asian Network presenter, Dipps Bhamrah has confirmed that he will be taking a break from his Sunday night Punjabi show. Bhamrah announced the...

Sunrise Radio Yorkshire’s Usha Parmar awarded honorary fellowship

Sunrise Radio Yorkshire's chief executive Ms Usha Parmar is being awarded an honorary fellowship from Bradford College thanks to her contributions and service to...

Lyca Radio signs Salil Acharya to front its ‘Drive Time’ show

Lyca Radio, one of London’s largest Asian radio stations and part of Lyca Media, the entertainment arm of Lyca Group, has announced the signing...

BBC Asian Network announces line-up for live comedy show

Asian Network Comedy will return to the BBC’s Radio Theatre on Thursday 5th December for a night of quality entertainment courtesy of some of...

Deepa from Asian Star Radio wins Community Radio Award

Asian Star Radio's Deepa has bagged the award for ‘Entertainment Show of the Year’ at the Community Radio Awards. With over 420 participants nationwide and...
Lyca Radio

RAJAR: Lyca Media “impressed” with growth of Lyca Radio & Dilse

In continuous coverage of the latest RAJAR listening figures for Q3/19 on BizAsiaLive.com, Lyca Media is pleased with the direction its two stations, Lyca...

RAJAR: Sunrise Radio continues to dominate London market

Sunrise Radio continued to dominate the Greater London market with nearly three times the weekly reach of its closest rival, according to RAJAR data...

RAJAR: BBC Asian Network slides but holds on to No.1

BBC Asian Network stayed top in UK.

BBC Asian Network boss, Ben Cooper to step down

Ben Cooper is leaving the BBC.

Ofcom processing applications for final round of community radio stations

Media regulator, Ofcom has announced that it currently processing applications for a final round of community radio station proposals. The news comes after the ongoing...

BBC Asian Network scouts for next Bhangra star

The BBC Asian Network has announced submissions are open for The Bhangra Project, an on-air talent search to discover the UK’s next big Bhangra...

BBC Asian Network announce tweaks to weekend schedule

The BBC Asian Network has announced the line-up for Asian Network’s Residency, a show that champions the next generation of fresh DJ talent. The strand...

Panjab Radio signs up Monty Panesar for weekly Saturday show

Popular station, Panjab Radio has signed up former England cricketer Monty Panesar for a weekly Saturday afternoon show. Panesar will front the station's Saturday 15:00...

BBC iPlayer Radio app to close down this month

The BBC has announced that it will be closing down its iPlayer Radio app later this month, to shift listeners to its BBC Sounds...

Eava FM rapped by Ofcom for switching output to solely Ramadan shows

Community broadcaster, Eava FM has been rapped by Ofcom for not adhering to its Key Commitments, in particular, that it had failed to meet...

Ravi Sharma apologises after comments against Pakistan

Lyca Dilse presenter Ravi Sharma has released an apologetic statement.

Lyca presenter Ravi Sharma’s future in doubt after comments against Pakistan

The Lyca Dilse veteran has come under fire for comments against Pakistan.

BBC to pull radio stations from TuneIn UK platform

The BBC has confirmed that its radio stations will no longer stream on the TuneIn UK platform. As of August-end, TuneIn UK will unable to...