DD Kids Channel Could Partner With Private Players

DD will launch a free to air channel (FTA) targeted at toddlers. This was confirmed to indiantelevision.com by its Sahu. After GEC, kids are the third most expansive genre in terms of viewership and market potential, hence. Amongst the kids players in the space include: Disney and its clutch of channels, Viacom18, Zee Network, Cartoon Network, Sun TV etc. Director…

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NDTV Is Back With New Season Of “Get The Look”

One of India’s premier lifestyle channel, NDTV Good Times, is back with its fashion makeover series ‘Get The Look’ with Ambika Anand. The longest running fashion makeover show on Indian television is donning a whole new avatar this season, as it celebrates Cutting Edge Indian Style by exploring Indian fashion with a fresh perspective. On the agenda is getting 13…

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Adobe Unveils Adobe Advertising Cloud

Adobe has unveiled its new Adobe Advertising Cloud, the industry’s first end-to-end platform for managing advertising across traditional TV and digital formats. Combining capabilities from Adobe Media Optimizer (AMO) and recently acquired TubeMogul, Adobe Advertising Cloud simplifies the delivery of video, display and search advertising across channels and screens. Advertisers are facing an increasingly complex and fragmented landscape, with legacy…

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GRB Brings Unscripted Content To Eastern Europe

GRB Entertainment has sold a slate of unscripted programmes in Eastern Europe spanning genres including real-life crime, natural disaster and paranormal.  Hungary’s Origo Media Group picked up 3 seasons and specials of the long-running, real-life hospital drama series, Untold Stories of the E.R. which follows real doctors and the real cases that changed their lives! “GRB spans the globe with our…

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Tata Sky unveils Tata Sky World Series

Tata Sky launches Tata Sky World Series – the exclusive home of much admired global content. The pop-up service will premiere first with popular Italian language crime drama, Gomorrah, on March 19. ‘Gomorrah’ will be the first TV series on Tata Sky World Series and shall run for one month with English subtitles. On television, the pop-up service, Tata Sky…

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Happii-Fi Launches “Janhit Mein Jaari”

SAB Group’s digital initiative Happii-Fi has released yet another ground breaking concept – “Janhit Mein Jaari”, when referred to in literal terms means “Issued in Public Interest” which will to such base upon social and relatable topics that impact the society but all of this with a pinch of humor. An initiative by Happii-Fi through which the brand offers edutainment to its audience…

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Doordarshan To Acquire Sports Rights To Boost DD Sports Channel

The Indian public broadcaster Doordarshan has started the exercise to strengthen its free-to-air (FTA) sports channel, DD Sports. DD has decided to acquire live/deferred live media rights to sporting properties and sports documentaries from production houses and sports management agencies. Following the announcement, DD has issued two proposals inviting production houses/sports management agencies with appropriate rights for acquiring sports programmes…

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Prasar Bharti And Tajikistan Seal Deal For Cooperation In Broadcasting

The Indian public broadcaster, Prasar Bharati has entered into an agreement with Tajikistan’s Committee on TV and Radio for cooperation in the field of broadcasting. According to official sources, the two sides can exchange programmes in the fields of cultural, archaeology, history, food, festivals, education, science, entertainment, sports, news as areas of mutual interest. According to Financial Express, the Memorandum…

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Discovery Kids To Broadcast ‘Angry Birds’ Series In India In Q1 2017

Discovery Kids signed an exclusive deal with Rovio Entertainment, maker of Angry Birds, to present the popular kids franchise ‘Angry Birds’ in India starting in the first quarter of 2017. For the first time in India, the Angry Birds characters will premiere in a series format. Following the global popularity of Angry Birds and the mega-success of the movie across…

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Zee’s Wion Officially Launched

WION, the English news channel from Zee, will now be launched officially. It will be available on various platform including DTH, digital and television. Following its soft launch in the month of August, WION is now available with a new campaign title ‘WION-Be One with the World’. WION will also provide content revolving around entertainment, lifestyle, human stories, animals, food,…

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