&Prive HD to premiere ‘Wildlife’ from 24th August

&Prive HD to premiere ‘Wildlife’ from 24th August
&Prive HD will premiere an American family drama ‘Wildlife’ from 24th August at 1pm and 9pm. The show is directed by Paul Dano and co-written by Zoe Kazan. The film stars Jake Gyllenhaal, Carey Mulligan, Ed Oxenbould and Bill Camp. The plot of the film revolves around Joe Brinson’s perspective towards life. Jeannette (housewife) is the oppressed realist and Jerry... Read More

DSport to Launch Local Sports Entertainment Property Dangal Ke Soorma

DSport to Launch Local Sports Entertainment Property Dangal Ke Soorma
DSport is coming up with India’s first ever indigenously created wrestling entertainment show titled, ‘Dangal Ke Soorma’. The show is starting on 24th August at 9 pm and will be a weekly 12 episode series. 21 elite Indian wrestlers will take on various international wrestling stars. Realising the untapped potential of the Indian Pro-Wrestling market, DSport sees the whitespace being... Read More

Broadcast & Cable Sector is Under Turmoil As TRAI Issued Latest Consultation Paper

Broadcast & Cable Sector is Under Turmoil As TRAI Issued Latest Consultation Paper
TRAI issued a consultation paper on Tariff-related issues for Broadcasting & Cable services. The regulator asked stakeholders for their comments & counter comments different questions which covered different aspects related to the New Tariff Order (NTO) that came into force from February 1, 2019. The auhority raised three main issues in the consultation papers are whether channel bouquets should be... 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

Times Network Launches Times Now World & Mirror Now in Middle East

Times Network Launches Times Now World & Mirror Now in Middle East
Times Network has launched two channels Times Now World & Mirror Now in the Middle East on du TV, a digital entertainment offering delivered by UAE based telecom operator du, from Emirates Integrated Telecommunications Company (EITC). These channels aim to further enhance the footprint of the network’s existing offering in the region with Times Now, ET Now and Zoom. Times... Read More

Sony Launches UK’s First Free to Air Movie Channel, Rebranding Existing Channels

Sony Launches UK’s First Free to Air Movie Channel, Rebranding Existing Channels
Sony Pictures Television will launch the UK’s first free to air movie network, titled Sony Movies Network on 10th September, 2019 and it will combine Sony Movies, Sony Movies Action, Sony Movies Classic and Sony Movies Christmas to form the Sony Movies network. The company says, Sony owned True Entertainment will be rebranded as Sony Channel. Sony attempts to unify... Read More