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17 Sep 2021 Volume 70 Issue No:70

Television | TV Channels

ZEE Entertainment Board comes out in support of former directors Ashok Kurien & Manish Chokhani  
The Board of Directors of ZEE Entertainment Enterprises Ltd (ZEEL) on Thursday came out in support of two of its former non-executive directors, Ashok Kurien and Manish Chokhani amid "allegations made by certain proxy advisory firms" against them.  
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iWorld | Telecom

ARPU target 200; Indian mobile subscribers trudge along at Rs 94.87  
Indian mobile subscribers consumed 11.76 Gb of data on average per month and generated an average revenue per user (ARPU) of Rs 94.87 at the end of December 2020, according to Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI).  
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Television | TV Channels

Viacom18 appoints Anil Jayaraj as CEO, sports  
Viacom18 on Thursday announced the appointment of Anil Jayaraj as CEO – sports. He will be leading the media company's foray into acquisition, broadcasting, and monetisation of sports properties.   
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iWorld | Telecom

Airtel unveils new prepaid plans bundled with Disney+ Hotstar benefits  
Telecom major Bharti Airtel Ltd (Airtel) has unveiled its new prepaid mobile plans that come with high-speed data, unlimited calling, daily SMS benefits as well as one-year free access to streaming platform Disney+ Hotstar.  
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Television | TV Channels

Colors Tamil extends popular fiction shows to Sundays  
Regional GEC Colors Tamil has extended its popular fiction shows to all seven days of the week. Beginning 19 September, viewers will be able to watch shows such as "Bommi BABL", "Idhayathai Thirudathey", "Abhi Tailor", and "Sillunu Oru Kaadhal" from Monday to Sunday at new time slots.  
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iWorld | OTT

ZEE5 campaign promoting 'Helmet' garners 85 mn reach  
ZEE5's 360-degree campaign called #HelmetOn promoting its latest release "Helmet" has reached over 85 million people through various ATL and BTL activations, according to the streaming platform.  
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Television | TV Channels

Prime Video rolls out Amazon original profile image feature in India  
In continuation of its recently launched global feature, Amazon Prime Video customers in India will now be able to take on the persona of their favourite character from Amazon India originals as their profile avatar on the streaming service.   
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Press Releases
» BIGG BOSS Telugu Season 5 returns on Star Maa
» Shemaroo Entertainment brings Lalbaugcha Raja to devotees' homes
» TRA ranks Zee News as the most trusted Hindi news channel in its latest report
» Planning Finances Online? 5 Variables Involved in Investment Calculator
More News From Indian Television
RPG group chairman Harsh Goenka supports Zee TV's Punit Goenka
The media has been full of cacophonic noise about the boardroom battle that is going on at Zee Entertainment Enterprises. Some investor groups have lauded the initiative by two of the company's two main investors....................... Read More...
DTH expands even as pay TV market saturates
Pay TV subscription revenue is expected to reach $7.6 billion by 2026 over $6.4 billion in 2021, stated Media Partners Asia in its latest report on India's online video market, which also highlights the increasing market share of Direct-to-home (DTH) even as cable TV remains in structural decline.................. Read More...
Sansad TV launched, PM Modi calls it a new chapter in India's democratic system
Prime minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday launched Sansad TV, highlighting it as another important chapter in India's parliamentary system. The channel has been created by merging Lok Sabha TV and Rajya Sabha TV and will be led by retired IAS officer Ravi Capoor who was appointed as the chief executive officer of the channel early this year.................... Read More...
More Indian Stories From Elsewhere
»   Amazon, Microsoft swoop in on India's $24 billion farming data trove
»   The battle for digital privacy is reshaping the Internet
    Source: ETTelecom
»   HC stays 2 clauses of IT rules, says they may rob media of independence
    Source: TOI
»   Dues via equity, defining non-telecom revenues: Guidelines likely in 2 weeks
    Source: Indian Express
»   AIFF President Praful Patel Meets Sports Minister Anurag Thakur

Source: News18

»   Rain forecast: All educational institutes to shut down for 2 days in UP
»   'Found your opinions unbiased and balanced': Sachin Tendulkar's heartwarming message to Michael Holding

Source: HT

»   New Gujarat Cabinet allotted new portfolios: CM takes Home, I&B, port depts; Rajendra Trivedi gets Law

Source: Times Now News

»   Bharti Airtel Recent Moves That Will Help It Grow Substantially
    Source: Telecom Talk
»   Bharti Airtel will opt for 4-year moratorium to build networks: Sunil Mittal
    Source: Livemint
»   Telecom relief package likely to cost Rs 14,000 crore to govt in FY22
»   Bharti Airtel chairman Sunil Mittal dials Voda, Jio to strike synergy note
    Source: BS
»   Viacom18 appoints Anil Jayaraj as CEO-Sports
    Source: Financial Express
»   Andreessen, Klay Thompson Bet on Fantasy Sports App Sleeper
    Source: Bloomberg Quint
»   5G Spectrum Auctions Might Happen In Four Months
    Source: Telecom Talk
»   Airtel's Satellite Internet Gets Big Push: 34 More Satellites Launched! India Launch Date?
    Source: Trak
More International Stories From Elsewhere
»   BBC braced for more budget cuts as new licence fee deal nears
»   Piers Morgan hired to launch Rupert Murdoch TV station talkTV
    Source: The Guardian
»   Pocket.watch Hires Xavier Kochhar, Former AT&T and HBO Max Exec, as First COO and CFO (EXCLUSIVE)
»   13 Essential Music Industry Podcasts, From 'Song Exploder' to 'Mogul'
    Source: Variety
»   In internal memo, Apple says it is monitoring legal challenges to Texas abortion law
»   Mirantis launches cloud-native data center-as-a-service software
    Source: Techcrunch
»   Mayim Bialik, Ken Jennings to Share 'Jeopardy!' Hosting Duties
»   ESPN Plus, Hulu to Stream 75 Live NHL Regular-Season Games
    Source: Broadband Tv News
»   Piers Morgan resurfaces at News Corp and FOX News Media
»   Yes, Flipping: Philo rolls out new national ad campaign
    Source: Fierce Video
»   Comcast To Sell Its Own Xfinity Flex-Based, 'XClass TV'-Branded Smart TVs
»   Indianapolis Colts to Appear on HBO's In-Season 'Hard Knocks' Series
    Source: Multichannels News
»   Virgin O2 seeking funding to speed up broadband rollout
»   Vivendi aiming for Lagardere takeover
    Source: Broadband Tv News
»   Ampersand Launches Its Total TV Measurement Solution
»   CATS Ltd. Takes Clear-Com's DX210 System into the Wild
    Source: Tv Technology
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