Sony Corp said on Tuesday it would pay about $2.3 billion to gain control of EMI, becoming the world’s largest music publisher in an industry that has found new life on the back of streaming services.
Former President Barack Obama and first lady Michelle Obama have inked a multiyear deal with Netflix to produce original TV shows and movies, the streaming service has announced.
A report in the journal Pediatrics warns that watching 13 Reasons Why, a popular Netflix series about a teen girl’s suicide, may be inadvisable for some youngsters.
Senior bureaucrat Amit Khare, who blew the lid off the infamous fodder scam in Bihar, was on Friday appointed secretary to the information and broadcasting ministry as part of a major reshuffle involving 24 top IAS officers.
Railways Minister Piyush Goyal has emerged the chief troubleshooter for the Bharatiya Janata Party in the past couple of years. On Monday, Prime Minister Narendra Modi turned to Goyal to take over the reins of the finance ministry while Arun Jaitley recovers from an operation.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi tonight removed Smriti Irani as the Information and Broadcasting Minister and gave the portfolio to Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore in a minor but significant reshuffle of his cabinet, in which Rail Minister Piyush Goyal was given the additional charge of the Finance Ministry.
Chinese regulators have restarted their review of Qualcomm Inc’s application to acquire NXP Semiconductors NV after having shelved the work earlier in reaction to growing trade tensions with the US, according to people familiar with the matter.
Sun TV Network surged 12% to Rs 966 on the BSE in early morning trade after the company reported better than expected operational performance for the quarter ended March 2018 (Q4FY18).
Vodafone has agreed to pay $21.8 billion to buy Liberty Global’s assets in Germany and eastern Europe to take the fight to rivals with a broader range of superfast cable TV, broadband and mobile services.
Dish TV, which has completed its merger with Videocon d2h, plans to invest around Rs 17 billion (Rs 1,700 crore) as capex in the current financial year and strengthen both the brands across India, top officials said.