Sony Pictures Network India (SPNI) has discontinued three of its high definition (HD) channels with effect from 31st December. The three channels – Sony Le Plex HD, Sony Rox HD, and Sony Ten Golf HD – have been removed by all the direct to home (DTH) and cable TV platforms from the effective date.
Over 100 applications seeking approval to operate as multi system operators (MSOs) in digital addressable system (DAS) areas are pending before the ministry of information and broadcasting (MIB). The ministry has disclosed the list of MSO applications that it has received till 24 October 2018.
Star Sports has launched Star Sports 1 Kannada, the country’s first dedicated Kannada sports channel. Star Sports aims to provide quality viewing experience in local languages for its fans across India.