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, […]
New Delhi: Bhushan Kumar-led film and music company T-Series has announced its foray into the digital world with the production of web series and shows. Vinod Bhanushali, currently president, media, marketing, publishing (TV) and music acquisitions at T-Series, will head the venture. “This is the time to expand into the digital space with shows and […]
NEW DELHI: Confused about how to select TV channels after new regulations by the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) made it must to choose 100 channels in a base pack of ₹130? The market regulator has now instructed all DTH and cable TV service providers to offer best fit plans to all subscribers. Customised […]
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 […]
After the new regulatory regime for DTH came into effect this month, the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (Trai) has clarified that it is up to the service provider to offer a discount on the base price of a second TV connection. With effect from February 1, Trai has made it mandatory for all DTH, […]
New Delhi: Binge-watching starts early in the day for Indians as they commute to faraway offices glued to shows such as Sacred Games on Netflix, arriving at their desks with refreshed minds, if tired eyes.
New Delhi: With the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (Trai) introducing the new tariff regime this month, the Executive Council of the Indian Society of Advertisers (ISA) has issued an advisory, saying that the viewership data provided by the Broadcast Audience Research Council (BARC) during the transition period should not be used for media planning, […]
Vodafone Idea Ltd plans to launch a new music streaming app to challenge Bharti Airtel’s Wynk Music and Reliance Jio’s JioSaavn. The existing Idea Music app will be shut down.
Viewers will not find their television bills rising as recent reports seem to suggest, the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (Trai) has said less than a week after the new tariff regime for television channels has come into effect.
Google-owned video sharing platform YouTube has expanded its test “Explore” feature to iPhones, iPads, Android phones, tablets and web that is intended to help users find relevant content recommendations based on their search history for viewing.
NEW DELHI: Entertainment platforms such as broadcast and video streaming services will continue to co-exist in India although the plethora of options will soon lead some consumers to make a choice, according to Deloitte India.
NEW DELHI: Essel Group’s DTH arm Dish TV Tuesday said it will invest around ₹3,000 crore in its wholly-owned subsidiary Dish Infra Services through a right issue.