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Star awaits MIB approval to launch Star Sports 1 Kannada in place of Channel V

Star India is still awaiting the ministry of information and broadcasting’s (MIB) to launch Star Sports 1 Kannada, according to a source close to the development.

21st Century Fox’s intl ad rev jumps 10% led by double-digit growth at Star

Twenty-First Century Fox’s international advertising revenue from the cable network programming segment increased 10% led by double-digit growth at Star India and continued growth at Fox Networks Group (FNG) International during the first quarter ended 30 September.

21st Century Fox in talks with Disney to sell assets including Star India

Rupert Murdoch’s 21st Century Fox has been in talks with The Walt Disney Company to sell most of the assets including FX, National Geographic, movie studio, TV production and international assets such as Star and Sky, CNBC has reported.

Star India issues disconnection notice to Tata Sky

Star India has issued a disconnection notice to direct to home (DTH) operator Tata Sky, in which its parent company 21st Century Fox, directly and indirectly, holds 30% stake.

Star India’s Hotstar adds two more news channels to its platform

After adding Republic TV as its first third-party channel, Star India’s video on demand (VoD) service has added two more third-party news channels to its platforms.

Star eyes regional sports channels in more languages

Star India is planning to launch regional sports channels in at least three to four languages including Telugu, Malayalam, Bengali, and Marathi. The broadcaster intends to launch sports channel in one more language by the end of the year. It plans to launch sports channels in a couple of more languages ideally before the IPL.

Star to launch Kannada sports channel on 16 Nov; Channel V to be discontinued

After launching regional sports channels in Hindi and Tamil, Star India is all set to launch Star Sports 1 Kannada on 16 November. The Kannada sports channels will replace the broadcaster’s Hindi music channel, Channel V, which will be discontinued from the same date.

Star Sports releases new TVC featuring Virat Kohli

On a mission to take the Indian Cricket team to the top spot in all 3 formats this home season, batsman and Indian cricket captain Virat Kohli showcases his determination and perseverance in the pursuit of excellence in a new film released by Star Sports.

Applause Entertainment ropes in Deepak Segal as content head

After hiring TV industry veteran Sameer Nair, Aditya Birla Group chairman Kumar Mangalam Birla’s Applause Entertainment has roped in Deepak Segal as content head.

Vidooly ropes in Hotstar’s Preeti Jadhav as VP revenue

Video intelligence platform Vidooly Media Tech has appointed Preeti Jadhav as vice president of revenue. In her previous role, Jadhav was agency lead at Star India’s OTT platform Hotstar.