Ortel Communications to Tap Capital Markets in November
Oct 19, 2014 at 22:00 | Source:
Mumbai: Regional cable television service provider Ortel Communications Ltd is proposing a public issue of up to 14,182,598 equity shares in November. The issue constitutes 46.38 per cent of fully-diluted post-issue paid up equity share capital of th...
Fresh clashes in Hong Kong as pro-democracy activists regroup
Oct 18, 2014 at 01:15 | Source:
HONG KONG (Reuters) - Hong Kong riot police used pepper spray and baton charged pro-democracy protesters who mobilised en masse on Friday evening after a pre-dawn clearance of a major protest zone in the Chinese-controlled financial hub.Over a thousa...
Ratings record for AMC's 'Walking Dead'
Oct 14, 2014 at 03:57 | Source:
NEW YORK (AP) — The Nielsen Company says the 17.3 million people who watched the fifth season opener of "The Walking Dead" Sunday is a record both for the show and for a cable television program. Nielsen said that represented the ...
Hong Kong police warn protesters against occupying buildings
Oct 03, 2014 at 02:30 | Source:
HONG KONG (Reuters) - Hong Kong police promised on Thursday to respond firmly to any attempt by thousands of pro-democracy protesters to occupy administrative buildings, and authorities urged people to immediately end their blockade of the city centr...
Some nude photo hackers could be US-based: Investigators
Sep 25, 2014 at 12:32 | Source:
NEW YORK: Investigators looking into the naked photos hacked from celebrities including Kim Kardashian, Rihanna and Amber Heard believe some of those responsible for the leak could be based in the US. Two topless images of Rihanna appeared online via...
Celebrity nude pics: Some hackers could be US-based, says investigators
Sep 25, 2014 at 08:11 | Source:
New York: Investigators looking into the naked photos hacked from celebrities including Kim Kardashian, Rihanna and Amber Heard believe some of those responsible for the leak could be based in the US.Two topless images of Rihanna appeared online via ...
Congress, BJP slam Telangana CM for 'bury the media' remark
Sep 10, 2014 at 17:18 | Source:
Hyderabad: Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao on Wednesday drew flak from rival parties over his remark that he would "bury" the media "10km under the earth" if it "insults" his state even as journalists protes...
On Snapdeal's home shopping channel plans: TV vs Web, Carriage Fees
Sep 09, 2014 at 06:00 | Source:
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E-commerce service provider Snapdeal has entered into a 50-50 Joint Venture partnership with the cable TV distribution network, Den Networks Ltd. to set up a shopping TV channel. The TV channel will operate as a marketplace for selling unbranded and&...
Government plans a super regulator for communications sector
Sep 07, 2014 at 17:07 | Source:
NEW DELHI: A super regulator for telecom and broadcasting sectors may be on the unveil as the Department of Telecommunications revives the Communications Convergence Bill. The DoT is working on the idea of establishing a single regulatory framework f...
Snapdeal inks 50:50 JV with cable network Den for TV shopping channel
Sep 05, 2014 at 14:45 | Source:
Delhi-based Jasper Infotech Pvt Ltd, owner of Snapdeal, the second largest e-commerce company in India, has formed 50:50 joint venture (JV) with cable TV distribution network, Den Networks Ltd, to extend its reach to TV home shopping audiences....
Were some Hong Kong marchers paid?
Aug 25, 2014 at 11:37 | Source:
Boisterous demonstrations are a feature of life in Hong Kong, a semi-autonomous Chinese city that enjoys the freedom of speech and assembly. Citizens tend to be extremely politically savvy, as well as practical. That's why rallies tend to take p...
Government considering extending deadline of digitisation drive
Aug 23, 2014 at 22:37 | Source:
NEW DELHI: In a bid to allow more time to domestic manufacturers of Set Top Boxes ( STB) to meet the demands of digitisation of cable television systems, the government is considering extending the deadline of the drive. The Information and Broadcast...
From Mughal-e-Azam to the multiplex: How cinema in #FreeIndia changed us
Aug 14, 2014 at 16:50 | Source:
When we are mourning every rupee in the three hundred rupees we spent to watch say a film like Humshakals, or quietly switching on the TV when they start airing Amar Akbar Antonyfor the millionth time, we don't really stop and ponder how parts of our...