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Radio India ordered to shut down U.S. transmissions

Media | 11/13/2014 5:18 pm EST

The CRTC said Thursday that it has ordered a Vancouver-area radio station found to be transmitting signals from the United States back to its home base in British Columbia to cease these operations before the end of the day. A decision posted on the CRTC's website said that it has found that Radio India (2013) Ltd. has been illegally broadcasting in Canada without a licence. The commission said the business operated out of Surrey and it had an arrangement with Way Broadcasting Licensee LLC in Blaine, Wash., for use of a transmitter there that sent Radio India's signals into Canada....