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Asianet channels hop on to Dish in US

Asianet USA ends partnership with GlobeCast World TV to team up with Dish Network.

WB government looks to take over Saradha’s TV channels, I&B says against the law

West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee announces take-over of scam tainted Saradha Group channels, Tara Muzik and Tara Newz, with immediate effect.

Mathrubhumi Group forays into TV news

Mathrubhumi News to give competition to Manorama News; the Group to also launch a music channel in Feb.

Star launches Jalsha Movies to take on Zee Bangla Cinema

Broadcaster majors Star India and ZEEL set to lock horns again in Bengal market with the launch of Jalsha Movies.

ABP exits Bengali GEC space, shuts loss-making Sananda TV

ABP Group to close down Bengali GEC Sananda TV on 7 Nov 2012; terminates sale MoU with NVD Solar.

ZEEL to launch movie channel Zee Bangla Cinema on 23 September

Zee Bangla Cinema to complement ZEEL’s Bengali GEC Zee Bangla; the channel boasts of a library of 400 titles

Asianet to launch Malayalam movie channel on 15 July

Asianet Communications expands bouquet with Malayalam movie channel Asianet Movies; to launch on 15 July.

TRAI takes stock of ad duration on TV channels

TRAI invokes Cable Television Networks Regulation Act 1995 to cap ad duration on TV channels to 12 minutes in a clock hour.

Network18, Lokmat Group form JV to launch Marathi news channel


GBN and Lokmat Group JV launches Marathi news channel IBN-Lokmat. Targeting ‘Progressive Marathi’, the channel has Nikhil Wagle as its editor.