The Indian cable and satellite distribution network is evolving rapidly with the advent of direct-to-home players, coupled with the implementation of the long-delayed conditional access system (CAS)…
Shilpa Bharatan Iyer
Bollywood starlet Monica Bedi has been has been sentenced to five years in jail and fined about $100 by a Hyderabad court for obtaining an Indian passport using a fictitious name and address five…
Disney's commitment to Indian kids TV was reinforced with the launch of its first locally produced Hindi language live action serial, "Vicky aur Vetal" (Vicky and Vetal) on Hindi-language Disney…
UTV Motion Pictures' "Rang de basanti" (Color It Orange) is India's submission for consideration in the foreign-language Oscar category.
Reliance Energy's direct-to-home service, Reliance Bluemagic, has gotten approval for its launch from the Indian Information & Broadcasting Ministry.
Adlabs Films, the entertainment arm of the Reliance-Anil Dhirubhai Ambani Group, will buy a controlling stake in television content provider Synergy Communications, subject to regulatory approvals.
Cricket-heavy net Neo Sports will have its preem on News Corp.'s STAR TV platform by the end of the year. Net's launch is the first move into branded TV channel operation by Nimbus Communications, a…
India's cable operators are protesting new caps on prices charged to viewers for their channels. The Telecom Regulatory Authority of India has set subs for pay channels at 5 rupees each while fixing…
Music company T-Series has partnered with Hungama Mobile to release the music of helmer Farhan Akhtar's "Don" on iTunes before the soundtrack CDs go on sale Saturday, a first for Bollywood.