India is the second-largest online news consuming nation in the world after China with 282 million unique visitors (UVs), according to comScore’s latest report titled ‘Trends in Online News Consumption’ for the month of September.
The ministry of information and broadcasting (MIB) has granted 20 new multi-system operator (MSO) licences between 24th October to November. The total number of registered MSOs has increased to 1606, as on 24th November.
Short film platform ShortsTV, which has completed one year in India, has said that 50% of short films aired on ShortsTV will be made in India by 2020. The platform will be launching 400-500 hours of Indian short films on television.