TV18 writes to Trai regarding incorrect genre categorization of Republic Bharat

New Delhi: Television company TV18 Broadcast Ltd has written to the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (Trai) to complain against the incorrect genre categorization of the recently launched channel Republic Bharat. The Hindi news channel owned by Arnab Goswami’s ARG Outlier Asianet News, launched on 2 February, 2019, is being placed outside its declared genre, […]

Opinion | Trai’s new DTH rules has caused disruption

Some call it the demonetization of the television industry in its scope and impact. The new tariff order (NTO) by the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (Trai) has far-reaching implications for all stakeholders—broadcasters, advertisers, consumers and distribution platform owners such as cable operators and direct-to-home (DTH) companies. According to the new tariff regulations, broadcasters have […]