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ZEEL ropes in Punit Misra as CEO of its domestic broadcast biz. His appointment is part of ZEEL’s wider restructuring plan to divide its biz into five verticals.
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DD Freedish will hold its 30th e-auction on 15 September. The reserve price per DTH slot has been set at Rs 4.3 crore.

Siti Networks is planning to raise up to $100 mn from the market through issuance of securities. The board has given in-principle nod. The...

Sharmila Tagore, Arundhati Nag and Dr Ira Bhaskar will join as new members of Broadcasting Content Complaints Council in September.
'Luxury Time' will air across its channels except Movies Now. This is the first time that Times Network is doing this kind of an initiative. The reach of the various channels among the affluent...
After a successful theatrical run, ‘Baaghi’ has emerged as the highest-rated world TV premiere of 2016, claims Zee Cinema.

Fixing cracks in Agra’s digital driveway

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....
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ZEEL to launch its first movie channel in South with Zee Cinemalu

Telugu will be the first market in South India where ZEEL will have a movie channel to complement the GEC. Zee Cinemalu will be targeted at youth...

Star ups the ante in Tamil market with male-focused GEC Vijay Super

Star has soft-launched a 2nd GEC for Tamil Nadu. Vijay Super is positioned as a male-focused channel. Besides soaps and movies, it will air sports...
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Videocon d2h to turn PAT positive for full fiscal; eyes 2.5 mn gross subs in FY17

Videocon d2h to turn PAT positive for full fiscal; eyes 2.5 mn gross subs in FY17

Videocon d2h is eyeing full-fiscal profitability at the net level in 2016–17 and has also guided for free cash flow breakeven. It expects to achieve a gross subscriber addition of at least 2.5 mn for the entire fiscal.