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SAARC members should improve TV, comms links: PM Singh

Broadcasting partnerships and improved telecommunications links should be sought by the eight nation SAARC group, India's Prime Minister Manmohan Singh has told South Asia's leaders at its 17th Summit ...

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Al Jazeera welcomed by Prime Minister as channel launches in India

Indian TV viewers can now watch the award winning international news channel Al Jazeera English, after it was wished success for launch on 17 November by the Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh. During ...

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India resumes broadcast talks with Bangladesh

... Bangladesh. During a recent visit to Dhaka, India’s Prime Minister Manmohan Singh said the two South Asian nations had “agreed to further intensify academic, cultural, sports and youth exchanges.” Prime ...

4

Big CBS Prime spreads reach into India's Hindi market

The Hindi feed for entertainment channel Big CBS Prime is now available in one million towns following its restricted launch to the country's top eight metros in February, according to Reliance Broadcast ...

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Manjit Singh, CEO of Multi Screen Media, has been named president of the Indian Broadcasting Foundation (IBF). Singh replaces Uday Shankar, CEO of Star India. Shankar was appointed president in 2010; ...

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Stakeholders meet minister over Indian TV digitisation

The 30 June deadline for digitising the cable TV networks in Delhi, Mumbai, Chennai and Kolkata remains in place following a meeting between stakeholders and India's Information and Broadcasting Minister ...

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Neo Prime secures broadcast rights for West Indies tour of Bangladesh

Neo Prime has secured the broadcast rights for the West Indies tour of Bangladesh, which starts on 13 November. Fresh from winning the World Twenty20 Championship, the West Indies will tour Bangladesh ...

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India's Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) is now examining the spectrum allocated to direct to home (DTH) satellite broadcasters as part of its growing inquiry into the 2G mobile frequency scam. Federal ...

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India releases spectrum for 4G mobile broadband services

Spectrum in the 700MHz band is to be made available for fourth generation (4G) mobile broadband services in India, following an agreement between the country's Information and Broadcasting Ministry and ...

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India to become a teleport hub, says minister

India's Information and Broadcasting (I&B) Ministry aims to make India a teleport hub, enabling the country to become an up-linking/down-linking centre like Hong Kong and Singapore. Speaking at ...

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Inaugural World Series Hockey airs on Neo from 29 February

... opening ceremony on 29 February will be followed by a match between the Chandigarh Comets and Bhopal Badshahs at Chandigarh. All 59 matches of the tournament will be played in prime time to attract the ...

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Pakistan government defends PTV-Zee TV venture

The joint venture between state run Pakistan Television (PTV) and India's Zee TV is an open business deal and will have no cultural repercussions for Pakistan's society, Federal Information and Broadcasting ...

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New TV dance show for India

A new reality TV dance show called Bharat Ki Shaan has been unveiled by India’s public broadcaster Doordarshan (DD). The Gajendra Singh-created concept, which sees classical Indian dance performances ...

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Katju to chair Press Council of India

Former Supreme Court judge Markandey Katju has been appointed chairman of media watchdog the Press Council of India, the information and broadcasting ministry has announced. He succeeds Justice G N Ray. ...

15

Colors criticised for introducing porn star to Bigg Boss house

The appearance of Canadian porn star Sunny Leone in Bigg Boss 5 has drawn harsh criticism from the Indian Artistes and Actors Forum (IAFF), which has this week lodged an official complaint with the Information ...

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Corruption leaps up the Indian TV news agenda

... unprecedented peak in corruption coverage across all media was witnessed in August 2011, during the Anna Hazare hunger strike, a story which drove 60% of all primetime news reports. Prior to that, from ...

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Freestyle wrestling debuts on India’s Big CBS

A tie up between Reliance Broadcast Network (RBNL) and Lucha Libre US will result in the introduction of freestyle wrestling TV shows on the Big CBS Prime and Big Magic, two of the channels RBNL operates ...

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Entertainment prime focus of India’s 3G market

India’s mobile teledensity has reached a record high of 71%, and “is poised for great utility mainly focusing on entertainment and advertising,” according to an industry expert. Writing today in The ...

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Bollywood and PM pay tribute to Steve Jobs

... (5 October). India's Prime Minister Manmohan Singh said: "I am deeply saddened to learn of the demise of Steve Jobs. He was truly an innovative man and taught us new ways to connect and communicate." ...

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News Broadcasters ask Indian PM to restrain PCI's reach

India's Prime Minister Manomohan Singh has been asked by the News Broadcasting Association (NBA) to prevent the new Press Council chief Markandey Katju from extending his brief and commenting on areas ...