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Reliance Capital eyes greater stake in UTV News

Reliance Capital (R-Cap) is seeking an increased stake in UTV News, which runs the English-language business TV channel Bloomberg TV in India, according to Business Standard. R-Cap, which currently ...


India's DTH capacity records 7% yearly growth

Satellite capacity for direct-to-home (DTH) TV now represents 32% of India's total commercial satellite capacity usage, growing at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 7% between 2008 and 2013. A ...


Captain to provide rolling TV news from Tamil Nadu

Captain Media, owned by Tamil actor and politician Vijayakant, is to launch its first rolling news TV channel at the end of August, to air alongside the existing entertainment and news channel Captain ...


India close to realising 74% FDI cap for TV sector

...  "We are definitely looking at having a uniform FDI cap of 74% for the digital cable TV sector which at present has different caps. The cap for non-digital cable TV would continue at 49%," Uday Kumar ...


India’s TV ad cap comes into force

The time allowed for advertising on Indian television is now 20 minutes per hour for news channels and 16 minutes per hour for general entertainment channels, after the regulator’s new cap came into force ...


Indian pay-TV industry hits back at regulator’s ad cap proposal

... the Telecommunication Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) said a six minute cap per hour should be imposed on advertising on subscription TV channels to improve the viewer experience. India's 163 pay-TV ...


Call for rise in foreign funding cap for India’s news broadcasters

... and Industry (FICCI) has said. The body's pre-budget memorandum also stated it is "imperative to align the foreign investment caps in broadcasting carriage with that of telecom, in keeping with a technology ...


Shemaroo looks to IPO for capital injection

... Board of India. The IPO, which is predominantly to raise funds for working capital requirements, will be managed by Yes Bank and ICICI Securities, with Link Intime India acting as registrar. The ...


PurpleStream gets funding from Hub Media & Mercatus Capital

Indian video content provider PurpleStream has received its first round of funding from Mercatus Capital and Hub Media Group. The Chennai-based company is also moving its headquarters from India to ...


Cisco teams up with Apalya for mobile TV in India

The video delivery platform from Indian video streaming pioneer Apalya Technologies is now providing live TV and mobile video capability to IT giant Cisco's Videoscape architecture for multisystem operators ...


MP & Silva acquire more Asian TV rights for English football

Media rights to distribute the Football League and Capital One Cup – previously known as the Carling or League Cup – across Asia until 2017 have been acquired by agency MP & Silva, adding to its already ...


Zee News set for an online storage boost

... Nexio high performance online storage systems to improve bandwidth and capacity, allowing journalists to easily create and edit content as their material is ingested. In addition, content will be more ...


DQE to coproduce new Spanish format kids animation

Hyderabad-based DQ Entertainment is combining forces with Spain’s Imira Entertainment, Enne Entertainment Studios and broadcaster TVE to produce a new 3D animated series called Escape Hockey. Aimed ...


Intel invests in India’s leading multiplatform EPG

Intel Capital has selected digital media start up What's-On-India as an investment opportunity, providing second round financing alongside existing investors Sequoia Capital and Nexus Venture Partners. ...


India alive to golden opportunity of regional TV

... 120-140 billion," said panellist K Madhavan, managing director, Asianet. "Regional channels have a strong captive audience. One of the reasons for this high growth rate is the emerging new middle class ...


India’s digital TV penetration to rise to 50% by 2016

... digital TV (DTV) conversion. This is ambitious, though we believe DTV transition will occur but over a longer time frame," said Vivek Couto, executive director, MPA. "The industry will remain capital-intensive ...


Vh1 India to show Golden Globe awards

... Years a Slave, Captain Phillips, Gravity, Philomena and Rush vying for the award for best motion picture, drama. Contending for the Golden Globe for television drama are the Netflix-streamed House of ...


... by India's digital media sector include an inadequate drive among stakeholders to increase investments in digitisation, rapidly changing technologies that have slowed CAPEX decisions and a legacy of content ...


Sehwag’s 200 against West Indies rated world’s top mobile video

... in 18 categories last year. Virender Sehwag's achievement captured on mobile video not only topped India's Best Sports category, but also became the most voted for video across the board and across the ...


CASBAA applauds India’s move to increase broadcast FDI

... a Cabinet note to enable foreign companies to own up to 74% of direct to home (DTH), cable TV, and head-end in the sky (HITS) companies. The Indian Government is expected, however, to retain an FDI cap ...