TRAI Issued Order to Broadcasting & Distributors of TV Channels to Report Their Details on Service Provider Portal

TRAI Issued Order to Broadcasting & Distributors of TV Channels to Report Their Details on Service Provider Portal
TRAI has issued order as on 16th August, 2019 to all Service Providers are required to enter their details like registration number, validity, service area etc. in the service provider portal hosted on TRAI website www.spp.trai.gov.in within 30 days from the day of notification. If service provider has already entered details earlier, they are required to update the details in... Read More

TRAI Released Consultation Paper on Tariff Related Issues for Broadcasting & Cable services

TRAI Released Consultation Paper on Tariff Related Issues for Broadcasting & Cable services
Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) has been regulating Telecom & Broadcasting Services, mainly driven by the objective of protecting the interests of service providers and Subscribers / TV Viewers over the years. TRAI has played an important role in shaping the regulatory and policy framework governing the sector by making timely interventions through regulations, tariff orders, directions and recommendations... Read More

TRAI Brings Consultation Paper on Telecom Infrastructure Providers

TRAI Brings Consultation Paper on Telecom Infrastructure Providers
Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) has started a consultation process to take a relook at the business scope of infrastructure providers in the country and encourage active infrastructure sharing at a time when telecom operators are battling shrinking revenue streams and looking at cost cutting measures. The telecom regulator TRAI has suggested that infrastructure creation by standalone companies that... Read More

&Pictures Announces Saturday Premiere Nights to Air Superhit Movies Every Saturday

&Pictures Announces Saturday Premiere Nights to Air Superhit Movies Every Saturday
Starting 17th August, &pictures is all set to take viewers on a new journey with some big ticket actors and superhit movies through its all new offering Saturday Premiere Nights. Some blockbuster movies listed by this channel are Article 15, Sonchiriya, Gully Boy, Zero, Kesari, Blank, Dil Juunglee & more. &Pictures  offering a buffet of entertainment  ‘Saturday Premiere Nights’  which... Read More

TRAI Issued Consultation Paper on Tariff Related Issues for Broadcasting & Cable Services.

TRAI Issued Consultation Paper on Tariff Related Issues for Broadcasting & Cable Services.
Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) issued a consultation paper on tariff related issues for Broadcasting and Cable services. This consultation paper primarily discusses issues related to discounts given in the formation of the bouquets, ceiling price of channels for inclusion in bouquet, need for formation of bouquet by Broadcasters & Distribution Platform Operators (DPOs), variable NCF and discounts on... Read More

TRAI Issued Draft Regulation to Facilitate TV Channels Using API

TRAI Issued Draft Regulation to Facilitate TV Channels Using API
Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) issued draft (Second Amendment) to the Telecommunication (Broadcasting and Cable) Services Standards of Quality of Service and Consumer Protection (Addressable Systems) Regulations.  TRAI is seeking the comments of the stakeholders on the issue of developing of APP by third parties and consequent sharing of information using Application Program Interface (API) between Distribution Platform Operators... Read More

Google Ties Up With Prasar Bharati to Digitise AIR & Doordarshan Archives

Google Ties Up With Prasar Bharati to Digitise AIR & Doordarshan Archives
World largest search engine company Google has tied up with Prasar Bharati for live coverage on YouTube & Google Search for events of national importance such as the National Independence Day and Republic Day telecast. Google will work towards digitizing a wealth of content from over two decades from All India Radio and Doordarshan on Google Arts & Culture and... Read More

I&B Ministry Directs Private TV Channels to Execute Accessibility Standard for People with Disabilities

I&B Ministry Directs Private TV Channels to Execute Accessibility Standard for People with Disabilities
Ministry of Information & Broadcasting (MIB) planned to execute accessibility standards for people with disabilities in television programmes for private TV channels as per Rights of Persons with Disabilities Act from 15th August, 2019. The ministry asked private satellite news TV channels to telecast a short programme on Independence Day Celebrations, along with corresponding sign language interpretation, in the afternoon/evening... Read More

Aadhaar Enabled Payment System Transactions Cross 200 Million

Aadhaar Enabled Payment System Transactions Cross 200 Million
National Payments Corporation of India announced the transactions of Aadhaar Enabled Payment System (AePS) for the month of July 2019 have crossed the milestone number of 200 million. AePS allows basic interoperable banking transactions at PoS (MicroATM) through the business correspondent of any bank by using Aadhaar authentication. Praveena Rai, COO at NPCI said AePS crossing 200 million transactions mark... Read More