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25 January 2021 Volume 70 Issue No:74

Television | TV Channels

What will James Murdoch and Uday Shankar invest in?  
James Murdoch and Uday Shankar have announced a new joint initiative to invest in health care, online education and digital media initiatives in India. We all know that. For James, the partnership is expected to be a major priority and the centre of gravity for his $2 billion Lupa Systems, according to what he told the Financial Times.  
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Special | Event Coverage

Vidnet 2021: On innovation & creating disruptive content on OTTs  
The rise of streaming platforms like Netflix, Disney+ Hotstar, Amazon Prime Video, Voot, Zee5, MXPlayer and ALT Balaji has allowed Indians to watch diverse content from around the globe along with experiencing new genres.  
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Television | TV Channels

Republic Media Network hits back at Times Network  
The TRP scam that was unearthed by Mumbai Police on 8 October 2020 has brought the industry to a new low. Multiple broadcast networks have been attacking each other while the former leaders of the rating agencies have come under the scanner of investigation agencies.  
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iWorld | OTT

Disney+Hotstar's Varun Narang joins Fox Corporation  
Disney+Hotstar chief product officer Varun Narang has moved on to join Fox Corporation in the same role. He will report to chief technology officer and president of digital Paul Cheesbrough, will oversee the company's portfolio of Fox-branded streaming products, platforms and engineering talent.  
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Television | TV Channels

TRP scam: Bombay HC refuses to transfer Partho Dasgupta to private hospital  
Taking cognisance of Taloja jail's medical officers assurance that they would continue treating alleged TRP scam accused former BARC CEO Partho Dasgupta in accordance with the JJ Hospital discharge note, the Bombay HC has refused to intervene in his transfer to the prison.  
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Television | TV Channels

ET Now launches programming line up for union budget 2021  
In the run-up to Union Budget 2021, ET Now has announced an exclusive programming line-up with the theme, 'Vaccine For Growth'. The budget programming is set against the agenda for India's ambitions to become a $5 trillion economy, as the country sees silver linings after the Covid2019 outbreak.  
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Press Releases
» Enterr10 Network's Bhojpuri Cinema celebrates Republic Day with 'Farz'
» Betterplace appoints Pitchfork Partners as their strategic communication consultant
» Hamdard Laboratories launches twelve new Unani medicines
» Anushka Shetty starrer 'Nishabdam' to premiere on Zee Telugu
More News From Indian Television
Barc week 2: Star Plus, Colors & Sony Sab continue to remain top three channels on pay platform
Star Plus, Colors, and Sony Sab have continued to remain in the list of top three channels on pay platform in week two (Saturday 9 January 2021 to Friday 15 January 2021) of Broadcast Audience Research Council of India (BARC) data. &TV, too, has retained its hold on the number 10 slot on the pay platform list............................................ Read More...
The small screen's growing romance with VFX
Visual effects-laden shows have always captured audience interest on television, be it mythological serials like Ramayana or Jai Shree Krishna or the earliest superheroes shows like Shaktimaan.................. Read More...
Saregama PAT triples in third quarter of FY 2021
Indian music label and movie studio Saregama India Ltd (Saregama) reported more than 200 per cent (201.5 per cent) Y-o-Y (year-on-year) growth in consolidated net profit after tax (PAT) for the quarter ended 31 December 2020 (Q3 2021, quarter or period under review) as compared to the corresponding year ago quarter Q3 2020............................................. Read More...
More Indian Stories From Elsewhere
»   Pakistan to launch 5G internet network in 2022-23, shows report
»   Google Drive becomes a goldmine for pirated, explicit content
    Source: ETTelecom
»   Watch: Tributes paid to broadcasting 'legend,' Larry King
»   Recognising fantasy sports as India's unique soft power opportunity
    Source: ET
»   Arnab Goswami paid me $12,000 and Rs 40 lakh to fix ratings: Partho Dasgupta
»   Strongly object to violence and abuses in OTT series: Neelesh Misra
    Source: Indian Express
»   SpaceX launches 143 satellites, breaks world space record
    Source: TOI
»   New Leaders Named At US-funded International Broadcasters
    Source: News18
»   High-speed broadband services: Telcos and technology majors spar over spectrum band
    Source: Financial Express
»   Prince Harry denies he and Meghan Markle have 'quit' social media
    Source: Yahoo News
»   Jim Carrey mocks Melania Trump in political artwork and is slammed as a bully and a sexist
    Source: Business Insider
»   RR has world's best players, can't wait to work with this group: Sangakkara
    Source: ANI News
More International Stories From Elsewhere
»   Sky UK boosts original content as it takes on streaming rivals
»   Star hosts gear up as Britain braces for partisan TV news
    Source: The Guardian
»   Seth Rogen and Ted Cruz Clash on Twitter Over Paris Climate Agreement and Disney's 'Fantasia'
    Source: Variety
»   Work trips are making a $5 billion comeback
»   8 investors tell us the story behind the Romanian startup boom
    Source: Techcrunch
»   Disney Plus' 'Soul' Ranked No. 1 for Christmas Week Streaming, Nielsen Says
»   Tom Brokaw Announces Retirement at NBC News
    Source: Next TV
»   Older Americans are increasingly cutting the cord
»   Wolk's Week in Review: Netflix passes 200M users, Happy times in FAST-land
    Source: Firece Viideo
»   'Godzilla vs Kong' to Debut on HBO Max in March
    Source: Multichannel News
»   How to watch the NFL Conference Championships live on CBS or Fox without cable
    Source: Fast Company
»   The unusual CBS TV station deal that scored one executive a $1-million golf membership
    Source: LA Times
»   Former Panthers TE Greg Olsen retires, set to enter broadcasting role
    Source: WMBF News
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