No new TV channel licence issued by MIB in Dec
MIB
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MIB
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No new TV channel licence issued by MIB in Dec

TelevisionPost Team - January 29, 2018

MUMBAI: The ministry of information and broadcasting (MIB) has not issued any new TV channel licence for the second month in a row even as more than…

Pantel arrives at settlement with three broadcasters to clear RBTV dues
DTH/cable
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DTH/cable
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Pantel arrives at settlement with three broadcasters to clear RBTV dues

TelevisionPost Team - January 22, 2018

MUMBAI: Pantel Technologies, which has entered into an agreement with Reliance Communications to acquire direct to home (DTH) operator Reliance Big TV, has arrived at a settlement…

MIB brings FM radio, CRS content under the ambit of monitoring committees
MIB
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MIB
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MIB brings FM radio, CRS content under the ambit of monitoring committees

TelevisionPost Team - January 18, 2018

The ministry of information and broadcasting (MIB) has widened the ambit of district monitoring committees to cover the monitoring of content of private FM Channels and the Community Radio Stations (CRS) in addition to TV channels.

Baba Ramdev plans to launch spiritual channels in regional languages
News
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News
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Baba Ramdev plans to launch spiritual channels in regional languages

TelevisionPost Team - January 18, 2018

Baba Ramdev’s Vedic Broadcasting is planning to expand into the regional space with the launch of devotional channels in Tamil, Telugu, and Malayalam.

TDSAT directs Star not to disconnect signals to RBTV
Regulatory
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Regulatory
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TDSAT directs Star not to disconnect signals to RBTV

TelevisionPost Team - January 15, 2018

The Telecom Disputes Settlement and Appellate Tribunal (TDSAT) has directed broadcaster Star India not to disconnect signals to direct to home (DTH) operator Reliance Big TV (RBTV), which provides service under the Reliance Digital TV brand.

Parl panel asks MIB to act against excessive ads on TV channels
MIB
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MIB
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Parl panel asks MIB to act against excessive ads on TV channels

TelevisionPost Team - January 4, 2018

The Parliamentary Standing Committee on Information Technology (IT) has asked the ministry of information and broadcasting (MIB) to regulate the duration of ads aired by TV channels in order to protect the consumer interest.

Issues related to vertical monopolies, cross-media holdings need govt intervention, says Parliamentary panel
Regulatory
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Regulatory
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Issues related to vertical monopolies, cross-media holdings need govt intervention, says Parliamentary panel

TelevisionPost Team - January 3, 2018

The Parliamentary Standing Committee on Information Technology has noted in its report that the issues related to vertical monopolies and cross-media holdings have serious implications for the print and electronic media in India and cannot be simply left to the market forces.

Broadband
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IT comm urges DoT to resolve 8% AGR issue to give a push to broadband via cable TV networks

TelevisionPost Team - January 3, 2018

The Parliament Standing Committee on Information Technology (IT) has said that the department of telecom (DoT) to relook at the issue of charging 8% licence fee for the internet service provider (ISP) licence from cable TV companies based on their adjusted gross revenue (AGR) revenue which includes the cable TV business.

MIB
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No proposal to set up new IIMC centers: Rathore

TelevisionPost Team - January 2, 2018

The ministry of information and broadcasting MIB) has no proposal to set up any other centre of the Indian Institute of Mass Communication (IIMC), minister of state in the ministry of information and broadcasting (MIB) Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore said in the Lok Sabha.

MIB
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Year-end review: MIB lists out key initiatives in 2017

TelevisionPost Team - December 21, 2017

The ministry of information and broadcasting (MIB) has listed out the key initiatives it undertook in the broadcasting, film and information sector in 2017.