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07 May 2021 Volume 70 Issue No:59

Television | TV Channels

Our aim is to always create screen agnostic content: Viacom18's Anu Sikka  
The pandemic has been an epoch changing event for most adults, but it has also had a significant impact on children, too. A year of being confined to their homes later, the world is no longer their oyster, but has shrunk to the small screen – their window to the unseen and unknown domain outside.  
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Television | TV Channels

IPL 2021: Star India garners cumulative reach of 352 million in 26 matches  
After a span of two years, the Indian Premier League (IPL) kicked off on home soil with much pomp and show during the quarter when it's routinely played. However, with the alarming peak in Covid cases across the country, the Board of Cricket Council India (BCCI) came under intense pressure to suspend the tournament. 
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iWorld | Gaming

Game on: PUBG returns as Battlegrounds Mobile India  
It's 'winner winner, chicken dinner' time again as popular mobile gaming phenomenon PUBG is all set to make a comeback in India, in a new avatar. The game's South Korea-based developer Krafton has officially announced the relaunch of the game, now rebranded as Battlegrounds Mobile India.  
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Television | TV Channels

Amitabh Bachchan returns to host Kaun Banega Crorepati 13  
At a time when the nation is reeling under the pall of the Covid2019 pandemic, TV audiences have been offered a ray of hope with the announcement of a new season of Kaun Banega Crorepati. The game show is one of the most popular programmes ever broadcasted on Indian television.  
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Television | TV Channels

Fox Corp profits shoot up in Q3, despite ad revenue dip  
Fox Corporation on Thursday reported increase in quarterly net income which rose to $582 million as compared to the $90 million reported in the prior year quarter.  
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iWorld | OTT

Illusion Reality Studioz partners with Kunal Kohli for Ramyug  
After successfully venturing into the digital space with the web series State of Siege: 26/11, Illusion Reality Studioz has added another title to their list - MX Player's highly anticipated series Ramyug.  
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Television | TV Channels

Colors Bangla to telecast Joy Filmfare Awards Bangla 2020  
Colors Bangla is all set to telecast the fourth edition of the Joy Filmfare Awards Bangla 2020 on the channel at 6 pm on 9 May. The event will also be simulcasted live on Filmfare's Facebook page.  
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Press Releases
» 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
» HDFC Life Partners with Sportskeeda for IPL 2021
More News From Indian Television
Zee Telugu celebrates Mother's Day with Mathrudevobhava event
Zee Telugu is all set to entertain viewers with its Mother's Day special event —Matrudevobhava. The program will go live on Sunday, 9 May at 5 PM. ......................................................... Read More...
&flix turns up the heat with summer blockbusters
As India battles the second wave of a Covid2019, and people are at odds and ends while sheltering in place, &flix hopes to entertain viewers with its summer line-up of movies. With 'Flix Summer Time', the channel has lined up a slew of blockbuster movies every day starting 11.30 AM in May. ............................................................ Read More...
TV advertising stares at a stressful quarter amid low market sentiment
Television advertising is expected to bounce back this year, courtesy a power-packed live sports line-up. While the January-March period has been exceptionally good for the industry, there has been a sudden reversal since then – IPL 2021 has been halted midway.................................................... Read More...
More Indian Stories From Elsewhere
»   UAE's Etisalat to raise 1 billion euros with two-tranche bonds
»   Epic plans to bring full Rocket League game to mobile
    Source: ET Telecom
»   IPL Suspension Impact: Broadcasters Set To Present Sponsors With Two Options To Avoid Loss
»   Netflix Series Signals Racial Breakthrough In Italian TV
    Source: Republic World
»   'A Quiet Place' Stars Think Paramount Owes Them Money
»   Cable Firms Fear Being Left in Dust in Biden Broadband Quest

Source: Bloomberg Quint

»   Bill Gates transfers nearly $2.4 billion worth of stock to Melinda Gates amid divorce
»   Foreign Covid aid received up to May 5 allocated to states, UTs: Centre

Source: Livemint

»   Foreign money and coaching sees English clubs dominate in Europe again
    Source: TOI
»   ZEE Entertainment, Salman Khan Films to donate revenue from 'Radhe' for COVID-19 relief work
    Source: New Indian Express
»   Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway is nearing the maximum stock price of $429,496 allowed on the Nasdaq
    Source: Business Insider
»   Myanmar Junta bans satellite TV, restricts internet and media amid military coup
    Source: DNA India
»   Of 747.4 Million Broadband Connections In India, Most Are In Maharashtra, Andhra Pradesh, UP (East)
    Source: Medianama
»   Elon Musk's Satellite Internet Has 5 Lakh Pre-Orders Already! Indian Launch Date?
    Source: Trak
»   Telecom Tower Frauds Increasing in India, What You Must Know

Source: Telecom Talk

More International Stories From Elsewhere
»   Hillary Clinton: 'There has to be a global reckoning with disinformation'
»   UK ministers urged to make tech giants responsible for scams
    Source: The Guardian
»   BuzzFeed Hires Meredith's Litty Samuel as Head of Editorial Video (EXCLUSIVE)
»   Roku Q1 Active Account Growth Slows, Revenue Booms 79%
    Source: Variety
»   SoftBank leads $15M round for China's industrial robot maker Youibot
»   Emergence Capital co-founder Jason Green on transitioning out of the firm, and what's next
    Source: Techcrunch
»   ViacomCBS Streaming Subs Up 6 Million to 36 Million
»   Comscore First Quarter Loss Grows to $36.4 Million
    Source: Next Tv
»   NewFronts: NBCU spins up DAI on vMVPDs, new Peacock ad format
»   Xperi signs on 'major streaming service' for IMAX Enhanced
    Source: Fierce Video
»   Maine Drops Defense of A La Carte Law
»   ABC Puts Station Muscle Behind Mental Health
    Source: Multichannel News
»   Euronews signs global partnership with Pluto TV
»   Streaming services boost for RTL Group
    Source: Broadband Tv News
»   Paramount+ Helps ViacomCBS Reach 36M Total Streaming Subscribers
»   YouTube TV Now Available on PlayStation 5
    Source: Tv Technology
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