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Court orders stay on Tamil Nadu DTH entertainment tax

The Madras High Court has imposed a stay on the Tamil Nadu State Government's decision to impose a 30% entertainment tax on direct to home (DTH) satellite TV services, following a petition by Dish TV. ...


Doordarshan's Nepal, DTH upgrade plans approved

...  The Union Cabinet has also approved the expansion of Doordarshan's direct-to-home (DTH) satellite TV network from 59 to 97 channels, and subsequently 59 to 97 channels, as well as installing 23 digital ...


Zee to spread US wings with Comcast and Time Warner

... subscribed direct to home (DTH) satellite TV service, Dish TV. Like its larger media rivals, the company is also expected to make acquisitions in a more consolidated market as the Indian Government has ...


India’s CIC tells government to reveal Maran stake in Sun Direct

... Caravan magazine, with the details of the satellite TV platform's shareholding pattern, arguing the information was commercial in nature. Jose then appealed to the CIC, who yesterday (31 January) found ...


Tata Sky’s new VOD platform supplied by Ericsson

The video on demand (VOD) download platform announced on 5 December by Indian direct to home (DTH) satellite TV operator Tata Sky is being provided by Ericsson. It is one of the first deployments based ...


Bollywood music channel 9X Jalwa goes global on Zenga

... to around 2000, is also available on cable and satellite TV in India. Some of its music-inspired shows include Halkat Sawal, Kassette Kahaniyan and Bolly Brands.  ...


North Eastern Television opens DTH office in Sikkim

Satellite TV channel North Eastern Television (NETV), which covers the eight north-eastern states of India, has inaugurated a new bureau in Gangtok, capital of the Himalayan state of Sikkim. NETV is ...


Videocon d2h hailed as world's fastest growing DTH service

India's Videocon d2h direct-to-home (DTH) satellite TV platform has added more subscribers in 2012 than any other DTH player worldwide, according to US research group SNL Kagan. Videocon d2h added ...


India’s DTH market to hit US$5bn by 2020

The Indian direct-to-home (DTH) satellite TV market is predicted to grow threefold to reach US$5 billion by 2020 thanks to the Government's mandatory digitisation programme. In a new report, Singapore-based ...


Canada's ATN adds Doordarshan to its Asian bouquet

... DD News, DD Bharti, DD Urdu and DD Sports will all now be carried by ATN, which now hopes to attract new subscribers who can access the channels via cable, satellite and IPTV platforms across Canada. "In ...


Tata Sky ready for customer influx with metro digitisation

Tata Sky is preparing for an influx of new subscribers to its direct to home (DTH) satellite TV service in the run up to the mandatory digitisation this year of the cable network in India's four metros. ...


Over 5MN set-top boxes shipped to India in Q1

... mandatory introduction of cable TV digitisation, conditional access systems, popularity of direct-to-home (DTH) satellite TV, and the declining prices of set-top boxes (STBs) are fuelling the latter's ...


Dhoots may sell stake in Videocon d2h

Dhoots, the promoter of picture tube maker Videocon, is reportedly to sell its minority holding in Bharat Broadcasting Corporation, which runs the Videocon d2h direct to home (DTH) satellite TV service ...


Celebrity Cricket League eyes media deals for next season

... (Mumbai Heroes), currently receive 7.5% of the revenue generated by the Parle sponsorship deal, in addition to that earned from the sale of satellite TV rights. They also receive 70% of the ticket sales ...


Indian MSO Hathway to invest heavily in digital future

... subscriber base to direct to home (DTH) satellite TV competitors during the first phase of India's mandatory cable digitisation. While carriage income is expected to decrease by around 30% in the forthcoming ...


... top box, India's metro-based consumers will be unable to access the cable channels they previously received on analogue networks come July. So, direct to home (DTH) satellite TV operators are reportedly ...


Fitch outlines attractive future for India’s MSOs

... home (DTH) satellite TV platforms. Given the MSOs ability to offer broadband connection and additional services, their operational leverage will improve and generate additional cash flows.  ...


Tata Sky adds 15 channels to DTH bouquet

Indian satellite TV operator Tata Sky has added nine standard definition (SD) and six high definition (HD) channels to its subscription-based direct-to-home (DTH) service. The nine new SD channels ...


Bollywood movie breaks record for TV rights

The satellite rights of upcoming blockbuster movie Ek Tha Tiger have fetched its producers Yash Raj Films Rs.75 crore (£8.6m), the biggest amount ever that a Bollywood film has fetched for screening on ...


Marathi TV news channel takes to the air

Jai Maharashtra, a 24-hour news station focused on the youth market, has been launched in India by the Sahana Group (more usually associated with real estate). Available via the Insat 10 satellite, ...