This category focuses on UK Asian radio including BBC Asian Network, Sunrise Radio, Sabras Radio, Radio XL, Panjab Radio, Asian Sound Radio, Asian Star Radio, Awaz FM, Desi Radio, Raaj FM, Kohinoor Radio and other Asian community and commercial radio stations.

Leeds Digital Media Ltd awarded small-scale radio multiplex in Leeds

Ofcom has today announced the Leeds Small scale Multiplex has been awarded to the Leeds Digital Media Ltd consortium Leeds Digital Media Limited (a partnership...

Lyca Radio revamps output with fresh sound for London

Lyca Media has unveiled its new sound across London today.

Lyca Dilse Radio proposes to change format to “retro Asian music station”

Dilse Radio has requested to change its output.

ZEE TV named as sponsor of Lyca Radio’s ‘Drivetime with Raj Baddhan’

ZEE TV has been named as (is) the official sponsor of Lyca Radio’s new ‘Drivetime’ show, which will be fronted by popular UK media...

Lyca Media announces Ramadan 2021 programming

Lyca Media has announced its Ramadan coverage.

Lyca Radio ties-up with ZEE Cinema for Easter Monday ‘Bollywood 90s Day’

Lyca Media's popular flagship brand, Lyca Radio has announced an exciting addition to its Easter programming. Teaming up with leading Hindi movie channel, ZEE Cinema,...

Ishfaq Ahmed to head Club Asia Radio on DAB in Birmingham

A new radio station for the British Asian Community, Club Asia Radio, has announced former BBC Editor Ishfaq Ahmed as their Head of Operations....

Lyca Radio signs up Tilda as Channel Sponsor

Lyca Radio has roped in Tilda as its Channel Sponsor.

BBC Asian Network’s base to be shifted to Birmingham

BBC will be shifting its Asian Network operations entirely to Birmingham.

BBC Asian Network announce a year of celebration for Bangladesh at 50

From Monday 22nd March, BBC Asian Network will begin a year of celebrations across radio and TV to mark Bangladesh’s 50th year of independence. A...

Qasa Alom to leave BBC Asian Network’s ‘The Big Debate’

The BBC Asian Network presenter will leave next week.

Ahmed Hussain on BBC Asian Network: “The buzz of 20-25 years ago is coming back”

BizAsia caught up with BBC Asian Network's new head.

Sunrise Radio launches a marathon fundraising effort for heart charity

Sunrise Radio has announced a 36-hour live show marathon to raise funds for charity Cardiac Risk in the Young (CRY) at the end of...

Asian FX Radio announces hour-long special with Rishi Rich

Asian FX Radio has announced a special feature programme with acclaimed musician, producer, and co-founder of Break The Noise Records Rishi Rich. The hour-long...

Veteran broadcaster Maher Khan passes away

The former Sunrise Radio & Lyca Radio presenter has passed away.

Panjab Radio & Asian FX announce Women’s Day programming

Panjab Radio and sister station, Asian FX have announced special programming surrounding International Women's Day. Both stations will be celebrating women across the globe,...

Lyca Radio marks Women’s Day initiative with ZEE5

Lyca Radio has announced an initiative to mark International Women’s Day.

#BoycottBBC & #BanBBC trends in India after caller abuses PM Modi’s mother

There have been calls to 'boycott' and 'ban' the BBC after a caller abused Prime Minister, Narendra Modi's mother live on its 'Big Debate'...

Whitestone Solicitors ties up with Lyca Radio for ‘Pawri Ho Rahi Hai’

Whitestone Solicitors, one of the leading legal brands in the UK has teamed up with popular London station, Lyca Radio for a feature revolving around the viral trend ‘Pawri Ho Rahi Hai’.

Sunrise Radio picks up BAM’s Station of the Year award

Sunrise Radio has been awarded the coveted Asian Radio Station of the Year 2020 at the British Asian Media Awards. Tony Lit MBE, Managing Director...