Panel wants all TV channels to beam Kids programmes

The expenditure reforms commission while recommended the winding up the Children’s Film Society of India (CFSI) has recommended that all TV channels i...

Pay channels barred from charging non-viewers

The Andhra Pradesh High Court has restrained all pay channels operating in the country from charging subscription fees for those channels which cons...

Observer to close shop in December

The Ambani family, promoters of Observer India Ltd, has decided to stop publication of these two newspapers from December.

STAR takes 20% in Indiaproperties.com

Star TV has picked a 20 per cent equity stake in Pune-based Indiaproperties.com Pvt Ltd.

ABCL offers to clear Rs 9 cr of Prasar Bharti dues

The Amitabh Bachchan Corporation Ltd (ABCL) has proposed to immediately pay 50 per cent of Doordarshan's dues totalling Rs 18 crore to Prasar Bharti.

Shoppers’ Stop sets up auction site

Shoppers Stop hopes to garner Rs 50 crore in revenues from this unique initiative.

Lalbhais gift Arrow shirts to industry bigwigs

Arrow was launched 150 years ago by Cluett Peabody.Lalbhais, the exclusive licencee of the brand in India owned by the Arvind Group, has gifted the pr...

RightServe tops in online, support service: elMRB

RightServe TM has been ranked India’s best online advertising support service by eIMRB.

Jaldi ties up with Windows2shop, gets new CEO

E-TAILING portal Jaldi.com on Tuesday announced a merger with Windows2shop.com , the consumer durables shopping site.

FM Players split into two lobbies

FM Players split into two lobbies over licence fee payment.

Sony Music India site to be launched in December

Sony Music Entertainment India, will launch its Indian portal sonymusic.com in the second week of December 2000.

Videocon to invest Rs 50cr on Web-enbled range

Videocon International is embarking a major marketing initiative to focus on Web-enabled products.

Ads on autorickshaws

The Calcutta-based Gladston Ad-A-Cab Ltd has launched for the first time in the country the ‘ad-on-cab’ concept on autorickshaws in Gujarat.

Uday TV signs up for adapting Bengali serial

Uday TV will beam a 520-episode serial called Matrubhoomi.

KBC success makes SET India poorer

Sony Entertainment Television announced 15 per cent downward revision in its revenue targets for 2000-01 due to a drastic fall in viewership of the 9...

Alliances forged with Enadu TV & DD

CNN will begin marketing a fresh, unified news product by the yearend delivering it simultaneously on TV channels and on its web-based services.

CMM Broadcasting in webcasting tie with US co

The marriage of the internet and an Indian television broadcaster is set to hit it off in a big way.

HLL graduating from ads to serials

HLL is buying the re-telecast rights for the mythological serial, Om Namah Shivay.

Videocon plans Rs 35 crore ad blitz for Internet TV

Videocon Intenation plans to launch a nationwide multi-media campaign to promote Internet TV within a week.

ITC creating Net base for FMCG marketing

ITC is in the process of creating a net-based platform for distribution and marketing of fast moving consumer goods (FMCG).

HLL loses faith in ad blitz

Hit by flat sales and low profitability the biggest ad spender in the country HLL has planned to slash adspend by 35 per cent.

Zee, Sterling to hold 20% each in DTH firm

Zee Telefilms Ltd. And Sterling Infotech will be holding 20 per cent equity stake each in the proposed KU-band direct-to-home television service compa...

Can Zee, Sterling JV get past government regulations?

Zee Telefilm Ltd. And Sterling Infotech announcement of a joint venture raises some vital issues, including whether such joint venture can get past go...