Author Archives: Priscilla Tirvengadum

The OTT playform of Voot launched a 6-episode original series titled “UNTAG”. Starting 4 January, the new series follows the conclusion of ‘It’s Not That Simple’. The new web-series, starring Swara Bhaskar, explores the lives of regular people with seemingly harmless tags.   Commenting on the launch of the new show, Voot head of content […]


dittoTV, the Over-the-top platform will offer I-League and EFL live on the go, courtesy of official broadcaster Ten Sports. The I-League commences on 7 January at 4.30 pm and the semi-finals of EFL kick off on 11 January at 1.30 am, followed by a match on 12 January at 1.15 am.   dittoTV subscribers will […]


nexGTv, the subscription-led video entertainment app acquired the worldwide digital rights to broadcast 138 popular movies from Lokdhun Telemedia catalogue, including 22 Punjabi movies like Diljit Dosanjh’s ‘Jatt & Juliet 2’ and ‘Disco Singh’, as well as hit Bhojpuri movies of Monalisa, Ravi Kishan and Pawan Singh for users across the globe. Lokdhun is an […]


Sony Liv, Sony Pictures Networks India’s video-on-demand (VoD) service has rolled out a new original digital series titled ‘Married Woman Diaries’. The 10-episode web series is available on Sony Liv’s web and mobile platforms from 26 December. The episodes will range in duration from 12 to 15 minutes, offering funny insights into marital life, from […]


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 […]


Yupp TV, the international OTT player has sealed a deal with YouTube content creator USP Studios to make its video content available on its Yupp TV Bazaar platform. The association will allow independent content producers to leverage the reach of Yupp TV and deliver their content to Yupp TV’s worldwide audience. USP Studios primarily works […]


The premium entertainment channel from Zee Entertainment Enterprises Ltd (ZEEL), Zindagi is expanding its original programming hours and planning to source content from countries. The channel will have five-and-a-half hours of original content daily from Monday to Saturday and its primetime will extend to 11.30 pm. The expansion of primetime by one hour will take […]


  The Ministry of Information and Broadcasting (MIB) has cleared Zee Entertainment Enterprises Ltd (ZEEL) application to secure a teleport licence. ZEEL will set up its own teleport to uplink its fleet of television channels. Previously, ZEEL was using the teleport of Dish TV to uplink its TV channels.   ZEEL obtained the teleport licence […]


Essel Group is all set to launched its English news channel WION on the 15th August. The channel which is in its test phase is headed by Rohit Gandhi will report global news and issues from a South Asian point of view. WION will be initially launched in India and subsequently roll out in other […]