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4 March 2021 Volume 70 Issue No:07

iWorld | OTT

Pay-per-view takes off in India, but has a long way to go  
While the last year has seen the entry of new over-the-top (OTT) players, it has witnessed the burgeoning of new business models as well, pay-per-view being one of the most noticeable trends.  
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Television | TV Channels

The second film of the #AajTakSabseTez campaign is out  
As part of the on-going #AajTakSabseTez campaign, the nation’s undisputed No.1 news channel today launched the second film of the series. The film titled Achaar Gully highlights how Aaj Tak does not conform to the growing trend of spicing up news.  
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MAM | Media and Advertising

Decoding Hotstuff's quirky hit campaigns for BFSI brands  
With the digital domain growing at a magnificent pace, brands across categories are looking towards it for marketing their products. In the past year, several businesses have admitted to increasing their digital ad spends and investing more time and energy to make the most of the medium.  
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Television | TV Channels

Disney CEO Bob Chapek says Star India is a shining example  
The Walt Disney Co CEO Bob Chapek is extremely bullish on Star India which it acquired as a part of its Fox acquisition. During the Morgan Stanley Technology, Media and Telecommunications Conference in the US on 2 March, Chapek said, "Star India has so much there, to wind and unpack.  
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iWorld | OTT

Netflix India reveals 2021 line-up consisting 40+ originals  
Netflix is upping the stakes when it comes to its streaming game in India, revealing its 2021 line-up comprising 40 plus originals. At a virtual event called 'See What's Next India 2021', the streamer has given glimpses of its new content slate that cuts across genres.  
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Television | TV Channels

Enterr10 Media COO Deep Drona moves on  
Enterr10 Media's chief operating officer Deep Drona has called it quits and decided to move on from his current role. Drona had joined the organisation in February 2020 and was responsible for the overall growth of the network, including leading the change on Dangal TV.  
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Television | Production House

Manzar Studios acquires rights for Spanish thriller 'At the End of the Tunnel'  
Manzar Studios has bagged the exclusive Indian remake rights of Argentine-Spanish hit At the End of the Tunnel directed by Rodrigo Grande. The movie will soon be available for an Indian adaptation after a successful international showcase.  
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iWorld | OTT

ALTBalaji woos subscribers with #MarchingToALT campaign  
ALTBalaji has rolled out a new initiative to keep their audience engaged and convert them into yearly subscribers. While March 2020 changed people's lives most unexpectedly, the OTT platform is making sure that March 2021 isn't the same for the audience, and is filled with surprises and unlimited entertainment.  
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Press Releases
» Republic Bangla's promotional blitz ahead of launch
» A BLUNT STORY launches sustainable sandals that call out the elephant in the room - petrochemicals
» Quess Corp separates Chairman and MD roles, appoints new CFO
» 5 Steps to Send a Press Release to Journalists
More News From Indian Television
Madhya Pradesh Tourism gets shot in the arm from Travelxp
Madhya Pradesh tourism is all set to get a facelift as it collaborates with Travelxp to showcase the beauty and uniqueness of tourism destinations of the state worldwide. Travelxp will be creating an exclusive series showcasing the highlights of Madhya Pradesh to the global travel loving audience.  ................................. Read More...
Pocket Aces' lifestyle channel presents first home makeover series
Pocket Aces' lifestyle channel Gobble and Flipkart Furniture have launched their first home makeover series - Home Genie. After entertaining millions with its many food and travel series like Love Travel Repeat, You Got Chef'd and Bazaar Travels........................................... Read More...
Gaana CEO Prashan Agarwal steps down
Gaana CEO Prashan Agarwal has stepped down after heading the music streaming service for five years. After an amazing five years of leading Gaana to be the No. 1 Music streaming service in India, I am stepping down from my role as CEO and am extremely grateful to my wonderful colleagues,................................. Read More...
More Indian Stories From Elsewhere
»   European telcos cash in on tower assets as high-cost 5G investment looms
»   Netflix India slate: Seasons 2 of 'She', 'Delhi Crime', among others
    Source: ETTelecom
»   Netflix unveils India lineup for 2021, including Delhi Crime Season 2
    Source: ET
»   I-T raids not linked to BJP: I&B minister in Mumbai

Source: TOI

»   SpaceX Factory in Texas Will Churn Out Starlink Satellite Dishes for Consumers
»   Comcast Customers Generate Over a Trillion Internet Requests a Day
    Source: PCMag
»   Nokia Power Earbuds Lite review: Get it for the looks, build and battery life
    Source: Indian Express
»   Only Centre can enforce new digital media rules: I&B ministry to states
    Source: HT
»   Time to rethink regulators like Trai: Telecom spectrum auction fiasco not its only failure
    Source: Financial Express
»   Mobile Games Like PUBG Are Violent & Addictive, Says Minister Prakash Javadekar
    Source: India Times
»   The whole web pays for Google and Facebook to be free
    Source: Livemint
»   NBA Reddit Stream Alternatives: Golden State Warriors vs Portland Trail Blazers live stream options - March 3rd
    Source: Sports Keeda
More International Stories From Elsewhere
»   Daily Mail owner buys New Scientist magazine in £70m deal
»   TikTok urged to take action over Myanmar death threat videos
    Source: The Guardian
»   The Case for a New Federal Theater Project
    Source: Variety
»   Mary Meeker's Bond is closing on $2 billion for its second fund, per a new filing
»   Cashify raises $15 million for its second-hand smartphone business in India
    Source: Techcrunch
»   'The Simpsons' Renewed For Seasons 33 and 34
»   Sinclair Broadcast Group to Lay Off 5% of Workforce
    Source: Next Tv
»   ViacomCBS makes the right marketing moves ahead of Paramount+ launch: Groch
»   Dish teams with DraftKings to enable sports betting on Hopper STBs
    Source: Fierce Video
»   GOP Bill Would Deny Capital to Huawei, Chinese Telecoms
»   NBCSN, Ring City USA Set March 4 Boxing Card
    Source: Multichannel News
»   Antik Telecom targets Orange Eutelsat 16E subs
»   RTL acquires Disney stake in Super RTL
    Source: Broadband Tv News
»   Former Disney Exec Mayer Appointed DAZN Chairman of the Board
»   Zixi SDVP to Support FreeCast OTT Delivery
    Source: Tv Technology
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