Government-owned Indian international telecom carrier Videsh Sanchar Nigam has announced plans to become the country's first direct-to- home (DTH) provider.
ONdigital has reached the magic number of 1 million subscribers. As of Jan. 14, the terrestrial pay TV platform -- co-owned by ITV network companies Carlton and Granada -- had 1.025 million…
The XFL, two weeks away from kickoff, is almost certain to charge onto the field with -- in television terms -- the best opening day in the history of any new professional sports league. But its…
Spanish film and TV conglom Sogecable has taken some dramatic steps into TV production via its new production unit Produce Plus, which has a vast slate of projects in various stages of production.
Hallmark Entertainment has sold an adaptation of Mark Twain's "The Prince & the Pauper," starring Aidan Quinn and Alan Bates, to pay-per-view as a world premiere.
TV Azteca, Mexico's No. 2 web, has announced record pre-sold advertising of $390 million for this year -- a 12% real increase on Azteca's haul of $324 million in 2000.
Russian president Vladimir Putin may not oppose CNN founder Ted Turner's $300 million attempt to buy a stake in Russia's leading independent channel NTV, a senior Russian politician suggested Tuesday.
Responding to the latest reports on ongoing talks between troubled German kidvidder EM.TV and Germany's Kirch Group, EM.TV said Jan. 17 it would only sell its coveted stake in Formula 1 racing as…
For the first time, research firm ACNielsen extended the scope of its TV ratings survey to include cable and satellite channels, promising to release the results to every market player.
CBS News' "The Early Show" is taking its show on the road to Super Bowl XXXV. The ayemcast, which trails NBC News' "Today" and ABC News' "Good Morning America," is hoping the Super Bowl and "Survivor…