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BBC Asian Network to launch three weeknight shows in July

BBC Asian Network will be rolling out three weeknights shows in July. From Monday 5th July, the station will introduce 'The Everyday Hustle' – a...

Sabras Radio launches survey for London licence

Popular Midlands station, Sabras Radio has launched a survey to encourage listeners in London to give feedback about their thoughts on the London radio market.

“Preferred buyer” selected for Club Asia

Mazars has confirmed to BizAsia.co.uk that it is now exclusively in talks with the "preferred buyer" for Club Asia. The news comes after it had...

Tony Lit awarded MBE in New Years Honours list

Sunrise Radio Managing Director, Tony Lit (Surinderpal Singh) has been awarded an MBE.

AVTA 2014: Winners List

BizAsia is live at the first ever Asian Viewers Television Awards (2014), being held at a prestigious London hotel.

Ofcom: Commercial radio revenues grew & TV revenues fall in 2017

Despite challenging times, UK commercial radio stations remained resilient in terms of revenues, while commercial television stations suffered, according to a new Ofcom report...

Vikas Bahl excited about ‘Bombay Velvet’

Now National Award winner Vikas Bahl is perhaps busy with the post production of his forthcoming film 'Shaandaar' but this hasn't stopped him from...

Box Office: ‘PK’ & ‘Bombay Velvet’ to clash on Christmas day?

Aamir Khan and Anushka Sharma starrer ��PK�۪ has been confirmed as a Christmas day release this year. Reports are now suggesting that Ranbir Kapoor�۪s...

BBC responds to Asian Network news plans: “No decision has been made”

The BBC is planning to use Radio 1's 'Newsbeat' service on Asian Network.

Sabras Radio brings back ‘Shaadi Week’ in August

Sabras Radio will be bringing back its innovative event 'Shaadi Week' just three months after it successfully ran the first edition in April.

Katrina Kaif & Anushka Sharma in Karan Johar’s next?

Katrina Kaif and Anushka Sharma are reportedly set to star in a film together helmed by Karan Johar.

Sunrise Radio – End of an Era on 1458 AM

It's the end of an era and start of a new dawn! Dr Avtar Lit has been forced to hand over all but one...

Second song of ‘Jab Tak Hai Jaan’ will be Saans

In a change to what was expected, Shah Rukh Khan confirms that the second song release from the forthcoming 'Jab Tak Hai Jaan' will be Saans.

Missy D set to return with Buzz Asia?

Former Club Asia presenter Missy D is set to make a return by joining the newly Sunrise Radio acquired Buzz Asia brand. According to reliable...

Anita Anand to co-host ‘Politics Show’ on TV

Anita Anand will co-present 'The Daily Politics' on BBC Two from September 2008. Anita said: "It isn't often that you get the chance to work...

UK Asian TV Awards to take place in October

As revealed first on BizAsia yesterday, the first ever UK Asian TV Awards are set to take place in October.

Exclusive: Lyca Media talks about radio debut

New players in the UK Asian radio market Lyca Media have given their first interview to BizAsia since acquiring a number of stations in London, including Sunrise Radio (1458AM).

Karan Tacker to host AVTA 2016 for third year

Television heartthrob, Karan Tacker has been confirmed as the host for this year's Asian Viewers Television Awards.

Sabras Radio launches new website & mobile app

Sabras Radio has today launched its new website and mobile app. Upping the ante in the digital space, Sabras Radio’s new website now offers news,...

‘Big Ballet’ actor, Raj Parmar films scenes in ‘Saraswatichandra’

Whilst fans of Star Plus�۪s hit soap 'Saraswatichandra' scoured London streets in search of their favourite stars - Gautam Rode and Jennifer Singh Grover,...