Regional News

Brief resume of Regional News Unit, All India Radio, Kolkata

The Regional News Unit, All India Radio, Kolkata broadcast 13 News Bulletins including one Santhali and one Sports Bulletin and 18 (eighteen)FM Headlines Bulletins from 6.00 am to 11.00 pm everyday . In addition, RNU also produce different news based programmes daily. Details of News Bulletins.

Language Number of Bulletins Timings Duration Periodicity
(Daily/ weekly/ etc.)
Bengali 12 numbers 06.20 a.m. 10 minutes Daily
-do-   07.35 a.m. 10 minutes Daily
-do-   09.15 a.m. 10 minutes Daily
-do-   10.10 a.m. 5 minutes Daily
-do-   12.30 p.m. 3 minutes Daily
-do-   12.50 p.m. 10 minutes Daily
-do-   01.40 p.m. 5 minutes Daily
-do-   05.10 p.m. 5 minutes Daily
-do-   06.35 p.m. 3 minutes Daily
-do-   07.50 p.m. 10 minutes Daily
-do-   08.10 p.m. 5 minutes Daily
-do-   10.10 p.m. 10 minutes Daily
Santhali 1 number 06.10 p.m. 5 minutes Daily

News-based Programmes broadcast by RNU,AIR Kolkata.

Language Number of Programmes Timings Duration Periodicity
(Daily/ weekly/ etc.)
Bengali Sameeksha 07.30 p.m. 5 minutes 4 days in a week Sunday, Monday, Wednesday & Thursday
  Sambad Parikrama 10.10 p.m. 5 minutes Daily
  Bichitro Sambad (Human Interest Stories) 07.30 p.m. 5 minutes Every Saturday
  Jellar Chithi (District News Letter) 09.25 a.m. 5 minutes 17 in a month Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday & Saturday
  Sambad Bichitra (Newsreel) 10.15 p.m. 15 minutes 8 in a month Wednesday & Friday
  Jela Theke Jela (District Roundup) 10. 15 p.m. 15 minutes 4 in a month Monday
  Ekhane-Okane (Kolkata Diary) 09.30 p.m. 30 minutes 4 in a month Thursday
  Panel Discussion Programme on Current Affairs (TARANGA) 08.00 p.m. Repeat 09.30 p.m. 30 minutes 4 in a month Tuesday
  Assembly Review   10 minutes When Assembly is in session everyday