Pubcaster Doordarshan (DD) has decided to glamorize its image by airing Hollywood blockbusters dubbed in Hindi for Indian viewers.
The Asia-Pacific Broadcasting Union (ABU) concluded its 39th general assembly in Tokyo on Friday after adopting a resolution calling for unrestricted use of the broadcast frequencies currently…
Europeans who blame U.S. TV shows for a decline in cultural standards may be surprised at the results of a report published by the EU Commission showing most European broadcasters are exceeding their…
The western province of Alberta is set to become the latest battleground in the Canuck analog television market, as late last week Canada's broadcast regulator put out a call for new license…
Montreal-based Astral Media is yanking the pay TV web Family Channel from Quebec cabler Videotron in response to Videotron's "unilateral" cutbacks in the carriage fees it pays Astral.
Broadcasters may be put through their paces by the newly elected Republican-led Congress -- especially by John McCain.
There's a steamroller on Thursday nights crushing everything in its path. And unless some of its slot rivals offer up resistance, it will continue on its unabated track to Megahitville.
Larry Gelbart must've done a head-snapping double take when HBO announced last week that it had signed Steven Bochco to produce "Marriage," a series that would take an unsparing look at a married…
Mexico's Televisa is launching its Spanish-lingo home-entertainment label into the United States this year, with plans to enter Latin American and certain European markets in 2003.
As media parties go, Channel 4's 20th anni bash at the end of October was unremarkable. But the guest list spoke volumes about the company's financial predicament and how it hopes to woo auds in the…
With the marketing coffers of media companies diminishing and niche entities elbowing for attention, print and spoken media are finding ways to piggyback through the recession.