Who are main rivals of Disney Star-Viacom18 merged entity?

Who are main rivals of Disney Star-Viacom18 merged entity?

India's top conglomerate, Reliance Industries and Walt Disney on Wednesday announced the merger of their Indian television and streaming media assets, creating an $8.5 billion entertainment juggernaut in the world's most populous nation, India.

The merged entity will have 120 TV chan...


Govt. to be entertainment biz enabler, says MIB Secy Jaju

Govt. to be entertainment biz enabler, says MIB Secy Jaju

Information and Broadcasting Ministry Secretary Sanjay Jaju visited the premises of the National Film Development Corporation (NFDC) in Mumbai and held a meeting with wide ranging stakeholders of the film industry, including industry associations and studios.

Speaking on the occasion...


MIB gives LCOs more time to file details with govt.

MIB gives LCOs more time to file details with govt.

The Ministry of Information and Broadcasting (MIB) has extended the deadline for LCOs to submit requisite details to the government based on which a national registry of cable ops will be formed.

“This Ministry has received requests from various associations of LCOs regarding extensi...


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Broadcasters seek parliamentary committee meeting over exclusion concerns

Broadcasters are seeking a meeting with the Parliamentary Standing Committee on Communications and IT following their exclusion from discussions that shaped the report, 'Regulation of Cable Television in India', by the Indian Broadcasting and Digital Foundation (IBDF). Expressing concerns over being sidelined from crucial deliberations, the <...