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India’s UTV Bindass unveils cricket reality TV show

... be happy to see revered icons like Irfan Pathan mentoring young cricket enthusiasts on how to play professionally," Keith Alphonso, the channel's business head told news agency IANS. In addition to Irfan ...


CAG slams performance of Arasu Cable TV

The revenue performance and subscription base of the Arasu Cable TV Corporation have been labelled ‘dismal’ by the Comptroller and Auditor General of India (CAG), according to The Hindu newspaper. The ...


Google forecasts 300mn internet users in India by 2014

... Journal. Rajan Anandan, head of Google India, told the newspaper the digital media giant expects India to attain at least 300 million internet users in three years, from the current level of about ...


India resumes broadcast talks with Bangladesh

... they visit India” – according to bnews24.com. Although there is no ban on the reception of Bangladeshi TV, private satellite operators currently need permission from the government to downlink into India. ...


Latest America’s Next Top Model comes to India

... previous series. The winner will receive a campaign with the Express fashion brand, a chance to be a guest correspondent on the news magazine 'Extra', a fashion spread in Vogue Italia, the cover and a ...


India’s Sun TV launches action film channels for regional audience

... Action in Telugu, Suriyan TV in Kannada, and Surya Action in Malayalam. Sun's bouquet now numbers 29 channels, covering the genres of general entertainment, film, music, news, children's TV and comedy. ...


Cable and satellite TV reaches 433.21mn in India

... from 25.92 million registered in the first quarter of 2011. The IRS, which collects data on newspaper readership, cinema viewing and radio listening habits, as well as television and internet usage, ...


Court calls TV show “vulgar” as it upholds official warning

... code prescribed under the cable television network rules - according to IANS news agency. The Hindi programme, based on Lighthearted Entertainment's international format The Moment of Truth, did run ...


Nautanki production venture for Saurabh Tewari

... yet massy content," Tewari said, confirming the news. "Being a story teller, I have always thought of venturing into something where my expertise can come in handy and with the new company in place, ...


Disney set for Indian acquisition as UTV is delisted

... became public news in July 2011. Disney currently holds 20,497,994 shares in UTV; equating to 50.44% of the company. It expects to acquire a stake of 80.25% following the delisting. A 19.82% stake ...


... actor/producer and anti-corruption protestor, told the newspaper. Currently just a tenth of India’s population now uses the Internet – but at over 100 million users it provides the third highest country ...


Zee and Star TV India distribution deal faces regulatory probe

... above that which smaller networks can afford. The Star channels are distributed by Star DEN, an equal joint venture between News Corporation's Star India and Digital Entertainment Networks (DEN), the ...


Colors criticised for introducing porn star to Bigg Boss house

... of the broadcasting code by indirectly promoting adult content in the show, according to India Blooms News Service. "We have written an official letter of complaint to the I&B Minister Ambika Soni ...


CASBAA applauds India’s move to increase broadcast FDI

... for news media at 26%. Currently FDI is capped at 49% for India's cable TV and DTH operators, and 74% in HITS companies. The Telecommunications Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) suggested raising ...


Misleading ads target for new government body

... was a need for [a] legal regulatory system," KV Thomas, Minister for Food and Consumer Affairs is quoted as saying by the Hindustan Times. He told the newspaper the three ministries would provide collective ...


Videocon to sell 25% of Indian DTH TV concern

... the news agency. No comment has yet been given by Videocon, ICICI Venture or UBS. Videocon launched its d2h pay-TV platform in 2009. It is one of six private DTH platforms operating in India – which ...


Initial delay to India’s INR 40,000 crore TV digitisation plan

... industry. The government is expected to enable foreign companies to own up to 74% of direct to home (DTH), cable TV, and head-end in the sky (HITS) companies, while retaining an FDI cap for news media ...


Initiative to develop India’s science programming

... the common man easily and helps the masses to develop a scientific attitude," Nimish Kapoor, senior scientist from Vigyan Prasar told the newspaper. The Pune workshop, organised by Vigyan Prasar, is ...


Anil Kapoor to re-make ‘24’ for Indian TV audience

... who played a cameo role in the 8th and final season in the US, has now acquired the rights from News Corp-owned 20th Century Fox Television Distribution to remake the award-winning show in Hindi. The actor ...


India’s first F1 Grand Prix inflates TV audience

...  "The good news [for advertisers] is that the race took place during the holiday season. Around 95,000 people watched the race on the ground which shows the kind of interest the event generated," she ...