Category: DTH

Tata Sky, the content distribution platform in India, has collaborated with Prime Focus Technologies (PFT) for the creation of exclusive subscriber communications for their Value Added Services (VAS). Creative assets will be developed on a monthly basis for a large range of services provided by Tata Sky. This encompasses fitness, music, health, English, devotion and […]


Freedish, the DTH platform of Doordarshan, is gearing up to offer 104 channels by the end of March, with only 80 channels at present. According to the director general of Doordarshan, Supriya Sahu, five channels of Doordarshan are available through digital terrestrial transmission (DTT). This includes National News, Sports, Kisan and local. Doordarshan, aiming to […]


As per data provided by the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) for the July–September quarter, the total DTH subscriber base increased 3.36% to 94.61 million from 91.53 million in the previous quarter. Inactive direct-to-home (DTH) subscribers grew by 5.41% to 32.71 million compared to 31.03 million in the earlier quarter. The total active subscriber […]


Tata Sky, the direct-to-home (DTH) operator, has linked up with Shemaroo Entertainment, the content house, for launching an ad-free video service that will be available around the clock. The service, entitled ‘Tata Sky Gurus’, will offer teachings of spiritual gurus on its interactive platform. Subscribers of Tata Sky will be served with live feeds from […]


Digishala, a 24×7 TV channel, has been introduced by the DTH service provider, DishTV. The channel is an educational one and is available on LCN number 2036, uniquely on Dish TV. This launch has been done by the government, in view of educating viewers on the numerous digital payment modes. Being a free-to-air channel, ‘Digishala’ […]


Dish TV, the DTH service provider in India, is extending its regional reach with the addition of a movie channel in Odisha, entitled ALANKAR. The channel is an Odia movie channel which is available around the clock from Odisha Television Network. It is accessible on Dish TV at LCN-851. Presently, Dish TV proffers its audience […]


Dish TV, the DTH service provider in India, has added three new local HD channels on its platform. These include Zee Bangla HD, Colors Marathi HD and Zee Marathi HD. They will be accessible for a free preview until 28 December 2016. The number of HD channels oh Dish TV’s platform now accounts to 59. […]


Dish TV, the direct-to-home (DTH) operator, has revealed that the demonetisation process by the government has not really affected the business of the company. This is all due to its electronic payment system. Through its transaction, Dish TV has seen more than 6.5 million transactions through its e-payment until 23 November. For the revealed number […]


Auction for direct-to-home (DTH) licences will still be taking place tomorrow. The government has opposed to postponing the process. Consequently, cable operators have suspended their services in several regions of Pakistan. Those areas include Islamabad, Karachi, Lahore, Peshawar, Gujarat and Multan. There is a concentrated number of DTH users in the region of Islamabad, Lahore, […]


Reliance Jio Infocomm, owned by Mukesh Ambani, is likely to introduce its DTH services in the month of December this year. For the first six months, the company is planning to offer the service free of charge for its subscribers. When the free period will be over, the service will cost 185 INR (2.73 USD) […]