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12 May 2021 Volume 70 Issue No:63

Television | Production House

CINTAA urges producers to follow Covid SOPs, says lapse could impact the whole unit  
The Cine and Television Actors' Association (CINTAA) has urged producers to follow standard operating procedures (SOP) during the shooting and production stages to protect actors from Covid-19. The request from CINTAA comes at a time when several actors have tested positive for Covid, and some of them have even succumbed to the deadly virus.  
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Movies | Hindi

US Network NBC drops broadcast of 2022 Golden Globes  
US television network NBC has announced that it will drop its broadcast of the Golden Globes ceremony in 2022. The decision comes after the Hollywood backlash over the lack of diversity and the ethics of the Hollywood Foreign Press Association (HFPA), whose members vote on the annual awards for film and television. 
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MAM | Marketing

Telco gear maker HFCL posts PAT of Rs 84.67 crore in Q4  
Homegrown telecom gear maker HFCL reported net profit of Rs 86.47-crore for the quarter ended 31 March 2021, a 1.6 per cent increase over the previous quarter's Rs 85.11 crores.  
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Television | TV Channels

PayTM pledges 100 oxygen concentrators, one oxygen plant for Covid relief  
Indian e-wallet and fintech company PayTM has pledged to donate 100 concentrators and one oxygen plant for Covid relief efforts in Gujarat. The donations were made to the Corona Sewa Yagna initiative spearheaded by Gujarat governor Acharya Devvrat.   
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Television | TV Channels

The Q India promotes Krishna Menon as COO  
The QYOU Media Inc has appointed Krishna Menon as the COO of its Hindi language youth-oriented channel The Q India, available in over 100 million TV households and to over 612 million OTT and mobile users.  
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Television | TV Channels

Sony Pictures Sports Network unveils UEFA EURO 2020 fixtures  
With the UEFA EURO 2020 barely a month away, Sony Pictures Sports Network has unveiled the schedule for the biggest football tournament in 2021 gathers pace. The tournament kicks off 11 June 2021 live on Sony TEN 2 and Sony TEN 3 (in Hindi) channels in India.  
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Press Releases
» Zee Cinema bags 7 awards across categories at ACEF 10th Global Customer Engagement Forum and Awards, Primetime Awards 2020 and Global Digital Marketing Excellence Awards 2021
» News18 Madhya Pradesh/ Chhattisgarh launches a new show with doctors "Corona Par Baat, Doctors Ke Saath"
» Biiggbang Amusement announces its first collaboration with Assorted Motion Pictures with the award-winning film, Rikshawala
More News From Indian Television
GTPL Hathway earmarks Rs 400 crore capex for FY22
Pan India multi-system operator (MSO) GTPL Hathway is increasing its capex projection for FY22 to Rs 400 crore, compared to Rs 335 crore it invested in FY21, a top executive revealed in an investors call...................... Read More...
Remaining IPL matches to be played outside India: BCCI prez Sourav Ganguly
The remainder of the suspended Indian Premier League (IPL) 2021 will be played outside the country, said Board of Cricket Control in India (BCCI) head Sourav Ganguly, putting to rest a lot of speculations about the league........................................................ Read More...
NXTDIGITAL & Siti Networks ink industry-first pact for infra sharing
Hinduja Group's Headend-in-the-Sky (HITS) platform NXTDIGITAL and multi-system operator (MSO) Siti Networks have inked a first-ever infrastructure sharing agreement in the MSO space in the country................................................. Read More...
More Indian Stories From Elsewhere
»   Facebook faces Israel fine for buying companies without consent
»   Portronics launches Wi-Fi LED projector at Rs 19,999
    Source: ET Telecom
»   Botnets access private shopping data of 10 cr Indians: Report
    Source: ET BrandEquity
»   Star India, Trexit, and the curious case of National Broadcasting Policy

Source: ET

»   Reliance Jio adds 4.2 million subscribers in February: Trai data
»   Telecom firms see red as protests against 5G spectrum trials mount

Source: BS

»   No, Minister: Prakash Javadekar must not absolve Centre, blame states for current Covid crisis
    Source: Indian Express
»   Amplify govt message on Covid-19, hold daily briefings at district level: Centre tells states
    Source: HT
»   Vodafone Idea adds subscribers in February, first time since October 2019
    Source: Livemint
»   India's decision to allow 5G trials without Huawei, ZTE a sovereign step: US
    Source: BT
»   Helios to Use $575 Million Oman Deal as Base for Regional Growth
    Source: Bloomberg Quint
»   The top rising candidates for NHL coach, GM jobs
    Source: ESPN
»   Gilat Satellite wins contract from Telefonica Global Solutions
    Source: Telecom Lead
»   Satellite Broadband Can Introduce India to New Security Threats: Report
    Source: Telecom Talk
More International Stories From Elsewhere
»   BBC cuts Prince Andrew joke from RuPaul's Drag Race
»   Plaque unveiled to mark the birth of the Manchester Guardian
    Source: The Guardian
»   Rotten Tomatoes Is Launching a Linear Streaming Channel
»   YouTube to Dole Out $100 Million to Creators of YouTube Shorts Videos
    Source: Variety
»   CryptoPunks NFT bundle goes for $17 million in Christie's auction
»   Elderly caretech platform Birdie gets $11.5M Series A led by Index
    Source: Techcrunch
»   Crikey! Netflix Cancels Three Brit-themed Shows in One Week
»   Vizio Profit Down, But SmartCast Users, Platform Revenue Jump
    Source: Next Tv
»   FuboTV outpaces subscriber growth forecast as losses expand
»   AWS draws more support for Media & Entertainment Initiative
    Source: Fierce Video
»   State AGs Warn Facebook Against Kids Instagram
»   FCC Emergency Broadband Subsidy Program Launches May 12
    Source: Multichannel News
»   Amino eyes MobiTV purchase
»   United Group continues Bulgarian expansion
    Source: Broadband Tv News
»   Cooke S7/i Lenses the Pick for Netflix's 'Below Zero'
»   Megan Clappe Is Named an SBE Fellow
    Source: Tv Technology
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