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27 February 2020 Volume 70 Issue No:85
iWorld | OTT  
The biggest focus area for Hotstar is big scale-big idea-high concept series: Gaurav Banerjee  
Streamers in India are now bombarded with 'original' content on over-the-top (OTT) platforms. With so many shows, the only way to make a mark is by telling stories that matter and offering narratives in their comfort language.  
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Television | TV Channels  
Sports, IPL and the game of advertising  
Follow social conversations and you will be led to believe that it is politicians, Bollywood stars, movies, Indian fictional television shows and characters that create the most buzz online and offline. Clearly, fans are in abundance, and many go as far as to imitate their heroes and heroines on screen and TV. But that's only on the surface.  
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Regulators | High Court  
Bombay HC asks TRAI to take instructions on deferment of NTO 2.0  
The Bombay High Court has asked the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) to take instructions on deferment of (new tariff order) NTO 2.0 as they did for the 2017 regime before the Madras High Court.  
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iWorld | OTT  
Disney appoints Bob Chapek as its new CEO; Bob Iger steps down  
The Walt Disney Company's Board of Directors has appointed Bob Chapek as chief executive officer with immediate effective. Chapek most recently served as chairman of Disney Parks, Experiences and Products.  
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MAM | Marketing  
Hollywood Movie "Jack Hunter" is here !!!!  
Indian Audience has always been fond ofMystery, Thrillers and Action. Especially the Movie Series create more excitement in the audience. People eagerly waited for Bahubali 2 in order to get their answer for the famous question, "Katappa ne Bahubaliko kyu mara".  
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Press Releases
» FOUND! India's 290 Million Lost Voters will now get the right to vote
» Wipro Consumer Care - Ventures invests in LetsShave
» Touching Lives. Spreading Happiness – A short film by Ambuja Neotia
More News From Indian Television
Colors Cineplex to premiere Road Safety World Series on 7 March
Colors Cineplex and VOOT is all set to bring Unacademy Road Safety Word Series.  The matches will be played in T20 format between India, Australia, Sri Lanka, West Indies, and South Africa starting 7 March to 22 March 2020 in Mumbai, Navi Mumbai and Pune and will stream live on Colors Cineplex, VOOT and Jio............ Read More...
CNBC-TV18 announces fifteenth edition of India Business Leader Awards
Network18's English business news channel CNBC-TV18 is all set to launch the fifteenth edition of India Business Leader Awards (IBLA) under the theme of the event 'Leaders of Change'............ Read More...
Star Sports launches #KhelBolega campaign around IPL 2020
Amid the heightened social media chatter within fans, Star Sports along with the Board of Cricket Council of India launched Khel Bolega, a television commercial (TVC) ahead of IPL 2020.......... Read More...
More Indian Stories From Elsewhere
»   Walmart-owned PhonePe receives fourth fund infusion worth $60 mln in FY20
»   Hotstar blocks John Oliver show critical of PM Modi
    Source: Livemint
»   Trump says cable TV overplays coronavirus, U.S health officials tell Americans to prepare
»   Trump campaign says it is suing New York Times over Russia opinion piece
    Source: Reuters
»   Airtel Digital TV Multi TV Users Will Now Have to Pay an Increased NCF of Rs 100
    Source: Telecom Talk
»   Siti Cable notifies new rates under new TRAI Tariff Order
»   Bombay HC asks TRAI if it can defer price cuts by 1 month
    Source: Ultra News
»   Disney CEO Bob Iger steps down in surprise announcement
    Source: India Tv News
»   Stock market update: Media shares tumble; Zee Media dips 4%
    Source: ET
»   TRAI Order: Can't Compete Under Regulated Prices With Netflix, Multiplexes, Say Broadcasters
    Source: Bloomberg Quint
»   Russian TV airs names of millions of WWII dead ahead of anniversary
    Source: New Indian Express
»   Comcast to buy free streaming service Xumo
    Source: Telecomlead
»   Telecom stocks slide after TRAI data
    Source: BS
»   Tennis, I am saying goodbye: Maria Sharapoava announces retirement
    Source: India Today
More International Stories From Elsewhere
»   Nine could cut Ashes and T20 World Cups from free-to-air TV as profits fall
»   Nick Robinson and Jon Snow self-isolating in coronavirus precaution
    Source: The Guardian
»   Starz CEO Jeffrey Hirsch Lifts Lid on Local Originals Drive for SVOD Starzplay
»   Showtime, HBO Broaden Scope as Parent Companies Aim to Grow Their Audiences
    Source: Variety
»   Reddit CEO: TikTok is 'fundamentally parasitic'
»   Amazon all set to enter India's food delivery market
    Source: Tech Crunch
»   Marquee Sports Net Gets WOW Broadband Carriage
»   A+E Networks Letting Peacock Stream Series
    Source: Broadcasting Cable
»   NBC intros 'Spot On' business for local connected TV/OTT advertising
»   FandangoNow launches on Amazon Fire TV devices
    Source: Fierce Video
»   Plume secures €78m financing
»   Hrvatski Telekom revamps TV offer
    Source: Broadband Tv News
»   Altice USA Launches App for Apple TV 4K
»   Senate Slates Hearing on Suspect 5G Tech
    Source: Multichannel
»   Jellyfish Pictures opens Sheffield studio
    Source: Tvb Europe
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