Mumbai's historic Metro theater may convert to a four-screen multiplex to take advantage of government breaks on taxes and electricity.
Shilpa Bharatan Iyer
Mumbai's first independent FM channel, WIN 94.6, went off the air Tuesday in a licensing fee dispute.
Cinema owners in the western Indian state of Maharashtra, the heart of the Bollywood film industry, have delayed a strike called to protest against a high entertainment tax on tickets, steep…
Author Barbara Taylor Bradford has won an injunction from India's Supreme Court to halt the screening of the country's most expensive miniseries, which she claims is based on her blockbuster "A Woman…
Novelist Barbara Taylor Bradford has failed in her attempt to block India's Sahara TV from airing "Karishma -- The Miracle of Destiny," which she claims is based on her bestseller "A Woman of…
Indian producers and distribbers are yet to break the month-long deadlock that has stopped new releases as the prime pre-monsoon movie-going season reaches its peak.
Another Bollywood pic will be released Thursday despite a strike that had distributors holding off on new releases.
TV news is hitting the headlines in India, one of the world's most potentially lucrative media markets, as five 24-hour news channels join four all-news broadcasters this month.
A majority of Indian movie distribbers had agreed to a compromise with producers that allowed for a six- to nine-month gap before new Bollywood pics are sold to cable or homevideo.
A quarrel between producers and distributors in India has halted the release of Hindi films, leaving the field clear for Hollywood pics in the prime pre-monsoon movie-going season.
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