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I&B Ministry awaits Law Ministry's opinion on DAS Phase III stay orders

NEW DELHI: Even as High Courts across different Indian states continue to issue extension of the Digital Addressable System (DAS) Phase III deadline beyond 31 December, 2015, the Information and Broadcasting Ministry is still waiting for the Law Ministry to respond to the file on the issue.  ...

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MIB advises broadcast company applicants to track status on STATS

NEW DELHI: All companies in the broadcasting sector, whose applications are pending with the Information and Broadcasting Ministry, were today advised to track the status of their applications through the STATS (Satellite TV Channels Application Tracking System).   This was in relation to uplinking...

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I&B Ministry took action on 91 complaints against TV channels since 2012

NEW DELHI: The Information and Broadcasting Ministry took action on 91 complaints between 2012 and August 2015 against various private television channels, the Parliament was told today.   This included warnings, advisories, apology scrolls, and prohibiting transmissions of channels for a fixed...

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Number of MSOs for DAS areas touches 429 with 200 provisional licensees

NEW DELHI: Even as two months remain for digital addressable system (DAS) Phase III deadline of 31 December, 2015, a total of 429 multi system operators (MSOs) had obtained licences for DAS as on 21 October.   Of these, 226 MSOs have 10-year licences, whereas 203 have obtained provisional licences...

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Sangeet Marathi gets license from I&B ministry; goes on air

Called Sangeet Marathi, the channel will cater to music lovers in Maharashtra with regional and Marathi film songs. After Sangeet Bangla and Sangeeth Bhojpuri, this is Media Worldwide’s third offering to the regional music channels space.

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