25 Feb 2017
- Supreme Court adjourns TRAI tariff order case till later part of March
- Tamil Nadu: DMK moves Madras High Court challenging Saturday's trust vote
- UP Elections 2017: Congress To Approach Poll Panel Against PM Narendra Modi's Remark
- Virat Kohli strikes Rs 100-crore deal with Puma
- Captain Cool era ends as IPL side asks Dhoni to step down
- Reliance Jio pushes telecom consolidation as Tata Tele joins merger chorus; may hitch with R-Comm-Aircel-MTS
Star India subsidiary Asianet Communications gets MIB nod to launch HD version of Star Suvarna. MIB grants two more TV channel licences in Jan. Total no. of permitted private TV channels in India stands at 889.
TV ad revenue in the UK totalled £5.27 billion in 2016, up 0.2% on 2015, according to full year revenue figures provided to Thinkbox by the UK commercial TV broadcasters. This represents the seventh...
Bombay HC admits Shemaroo’s contempt petition against GTPL Hathway for airing movies without obtaining licence for the same.
Star Plus reclaimed the Hindi GEC leadership status in Week 7 from arch-rival Colors after a gap of two weeks.
Fixing cracks in Agra’s digital driveway
Agra is one of the worst digital addressable system (DAS) markets in India. Consumer ARPU (average revenue per user) is miserably low, multi-system operators (MSOs) were fighting against each other till September 2014, and local cable operators (LCOs) have not focused on increasing cable TV rates....
Louis CK filming two stand-up specials for Netflix
Hollywood comedian, actor, writer, producer, director and editor, Louis CK will debut two new...
104 pay non-news channels aired ads beyond 12 minutes per hour in Jun–Sep: TRAI
New competition in infotainment genre as Sony BBC Earth readies to launch on 6 Mar
Hathway’s broadband rev stays ahead of cable TV subs income for 2nd straight quarter; 0.4 mn STBS seeded in Q3
For the second quarter in a row, Hathway’s broadband revenue has stayed ahead of its cable TV subscription income. Placement revenue jumped 8% QoQ to Rs 70.4 cr. Pay channel cost remained flat at Rs 104.3 cr.
A peep into Balaji Telefilms’ OTT service
Balaji Telefilms has finally launched its OTT app ALT Balaji on the Google Play Store. Content categories include shows, movies, kids and comedy. The original content carries the tag #itsoriginal.
Eros Now to launch 3 new originals in FY18, crosses 2 mn paid subs in Q3
“We should be able to hit a conservative target of at least 5-6 mn paying subs in FY18, which is triple our current base,” said Jyoti Deshpande.