Television

Prasar Bharati invites applications for acquisition of ready-made TV content

The public broadcaster has set a deadline of 7 February for interested applicants.

https://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/default/files/styles/smartcrop_800x800/public/images/tv-images/2022/01/07/img_07012022_143330_800_x_800_pixel.jpg?itok=MJ1l9X-H

Mumbai: Public broadcaster Prasar Bharati has invited applications for acquisition of ready-made TV content. The applications should be submitted via the content acquisition portal of Prasar Bharati by 7 February.

The broadcaster has specified that the content must be targeted towards an audience of children and young adults up to the age of 18 in the languages specified on the portal. The applied content should not have been aired either fully or partly from any free-to-air distribution platform like DD Free Dish in the territory of India through terrestrial, cable or direct-to-home mode during the previous three calendar years.

The content should be about half hour or one hour long and for a license period of one year or three years or on a perpetual basis for multiple telecasts on multiple channels of Doordarshan and should be provided in XDCAM 4:2:2 format on a hard disk.

The applicant is required to submit a non-refundable processing fee of Rs 10,000 plus 18 per cent GST in respect of each proposal. The processing fee is not payable in respect of proposals from ministries/departments/undertakings either of central government or state government.

The content rights holder who got themselves registered at the content acquisition portal in response to the notification on 11 October 2021 issued under policy guidelines for acquisition of licensed ready-made audio-visual content need not register again.

Latest Reads

https://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/default/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2022/05/19/disney-star.jpg?itok=4w6qX31W
Disney Star announces the launch of dedicated Odia channel

Mumbai: Disney Star has announced the launch of a dedicated Odia general entertainment channel - Star Kiran, which will premiere on 6 June. Star Kiran will be the first regional HD channel in Odisha and it will be launched in SD and HD versions. Star Kiran also marks Disney Star’s foray into the...

Television TV Channels Regional
https://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/default/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2022/05/19/barc.jpg?itok=eg4MSwk-
Barc week 19: Sun TV maintains lead in all India market

Broadcast Audience Research Council (Barc) India has released currency data for week 19 (from 7 to 13 May). As per data for All India 2+ target group, Sun TV is the most watched channel in India with average minute audience (AMA) of 2373.16 (000). It was followed by Star Maa at 2240.67 (000) AMA,...

Television TV Channels Viewership
https://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/default/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2022/05/19/9.jpg?itok=mkxNI7iD
'Dil Beats' returns with new fourth season on MTV Beats

Hindi music channel MTV Beats is all set to bring back the highly anticipated love show "Dil Beats" for the fourth season. This new season is named as 'Unfiltered Love' and will see popular musician and singer-songwriter sibling-duo Sukriti Kakar and Prakriti Kakar as ‘Love Queens.’

Television TV Channels Music and Youth
https://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/default/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2022/05/19/ndtv.jpg?itok=_0ez047O
NDTV records profit of Rs 17.8 crore in Q4 FY22

Mumbai: NDTV Group’s television company NDTV Ltd has recorded revenue of Rs 65.3 crore profit of Rs 17.8 crore for the quarter ended 31 March. The media company reported revenue of Rs 262.13 crore profit of Rs 59.2 crore for the year 2021-2022. The annual consolidated profit for the group was Rs 79...

Television TV Channels News Broadcasting
https://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/default/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2022/05/18/bala-iyengar_0.jpg?itok=MHqasXGr
Bala Iyengar appointed as chief strategy officer at Dangal TV

Bala Iyengar has joined Enterr10 Television Network as chief strategy officer for its Hindi general entertainment channel Dangal TV. He announced the same on LinkedIn.

Television TV Channels Viewership
https://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/default/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2022/05/17/news-nation-logo.jpg?itok=J0u-Fiue
News Nation Network launches new show 'Guru Dev'

News Nation Network has launched a new show titled "Guru Dev," which focuses on astrological predictions of the day. It’s a forty mins show hosted by renowned astrologist and spiritual guru Dr Pawan Sinha.

Television TV Channels News Broadcasting
https://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/default/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2022/05/17/warren-buffet.jpg?itok=E39W7x5U
Warren Buffet’s Berkshire Hathaway acquires stake in Paramount Global

Warren Buffet’s Berkshire Hathaway has invested $2.6 billion in Paramount Global in the first quarter of 2022, as per a Securities and Exchange Commission filing that disclosed the quarterly stock trading activity of his Berkshire Hathaway holding company.

Television TV Channels Viewership
https://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/default/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2022/05/17/abhijay-prakash.jpg?itok=qxEqv9ow
Abhijay Prakash joins Blumhouse as president

The former studio executive, Abhijay Prakash has been named the new president of Jason Blum's Blumhouse, an American television and production company, according to a news report. He will oversee all business aspects of the production house and will be succeeding veteran executive Charles Layton. 

Television TV Channels Viewership
https://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/default/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2022/05/16/natpe.jpg?itok=p_pzZJUH
Natpe Budapest readies for in-person event in June

Mumbai: The National Association of Television Programme Executives (Natpe), a global business association for content producers, distributors, streamers and buyers across all platforms has announced Natpe International’s return to an in-person event in Budapest. This year’s spotlight is on Turkish...

Television TV Channels People