Broadcasting articles

Srinagar admin directs cable ops to stop transmitting 30 banned TV channels

The Srinagar district administration has asked cable operators in Kashmir valley to immediately shut the ‘banned private satellite channels’ for maintaining peace and tranquillity in the region. The additional district commissioner (ADC), Srinagar in an order dated 12 July has accused cable operators in the valley of transmitting unpermitted and banned private satellite channels within

ZEEL issues disconnection notice to cable TV networks in Maha

Media conglomerate ZEEL has issued disconnection notices to a number of cable TV networks in Maharashtra for non-payment of outstanding dues, non-signing of distribution agreement, non-submission of SMS report, and non-cooperation in audit. The broadcaster has issued a public notice stating that the ZEE group of channels will be deactivated to these networks three weeks

BARC India to increase panel size to 44,000 homes in FY19

Television rating agency Broadcast Audience Research Council (BARC) India will increase its panel to 44,000 meters in FY19 from the current 33,000 meters. The plans is to finally take it up to 55,000 in the coming years. The agency will also increase the number of panel homes in rural to 38% from the existing 33%.