Television

Mihir Bhatt joins Times Network as Chief Editor - IPs

Previously, Bhatt worked with Zee Business as bureau chief. Read more

GEC Watch Star Plus and Star Utsav continue to be on top as No1 channels in the urban and rural markets in Week 32

GEC Watch: Star Plus and Star Utsav continue to be on top as No.1 channels in the urban and rural markets in Week 32

afaqs! news bureau | August 19, 2016

Zee TV's Kumkum Bhagya remained the most-watched show in the urban market while Star Plus' Saath Nibhana Saathiya replaced Zee Anmol's Jodha Akbar as the most-watched show in the rural market. Read more

Star Plus Yeh Rishta Kya Kehlata Hai Life After 2500 episodes

Star Plus' Yeh Rishta Kya Kehlata Hai: Life After 2,500 episodes

Anirban Roy Choudhury | November 17, 2017

We spoke to Rajan Shahi, show runner and producer of this hit soap. Read more

Tenali Rama to return to TV producer calls it most expensive historical

'Tenali Rama' to return to TV; producer calls it "most expensive historical"

Anirban Roy Choudhury | June 21, 2017

SAB TV to air a fresh rendition of Tenali Rama, DD's hit show from the '90s, starting next month. Read more

Former ZMCL CEO RK Arora launches his new venture

Former ZMCL CEO RK Arora launches his new venture

afaqs! news bureau | November 03, 2016

Arora is partnered by Subash Chowdhary and Tapinder Kumar in his new move. Read more

BARC THiNK Audiences in South India consume maximum television throughout the year

BARC THiNK: Audiences in South India consume maximum television throughout the year

afaqs! news bureau | June 12, 2018

A look at all the trends mapped by BARC India in it's new research named Seasonality & TV Trends 2018. Read more

Star India and The IPL Jackpot An Analysis

Star India and The IPL Jackpot: An Analysis

Suraj Ramnath | June 11, 2018

The broadcaster has seen an overall growth of 15 per cent in total viewership of IPL 11 compared to IPL 10 on Sony. The final match saw a growth of 41 per cent. Read more

Nickelodeon to launch a new magic show - Rudra

Nickelodeon to launch a new magic show - Rudra

Suraj Ramnath | June 06, 2018

The show will go on-air from June 11, at 7.25 pm, Monday to Friday. Read more

Aman Shrivastava moves up as Senior VP at Sony Entertainment Television

Aman Shrivastava moves up as Senior VP at Sony Entertainment Television

afaqs! news bureau | June 05, 2018

Previously, Shrivastava was VP marketing for Sony Entertainment Televison. Read more

flix to replace Zee Studio as ZEELs English movie channel

&flix to replace Zee Studio as ZEEL's English movie channel

Suraj Ramnath | May 31, 2018

The new channel that will launch on June 3 is being promoted through TVC, digital, outdoor, and print campaigns. Read more

Zee Media ropes in Tarun Katial as CEO - ZEE5 India

Zee Media ropes in Tarun Katial as CEO - ZEE5 India

afaqs! news bureau | May 31, 2018

Katial will report to Amit Goenka, chief executive officer - International Broadcasting Business and ZEE5 Global. Read more

SPN elevates Pooja Chhabria as AVP

SPN elevates Pooja Chhabria as AVP

afaqs! news bureau | May 31, 2018

Chabria was senior marketing manager, Sony Entertainment. Read more

We were confident that the format of 2008 wont work Sonys Danish Khan on Dus Ka Dum

"We were confident that the format of 2008 won't work": Sony's Danish Khan on Dus Ka Dum

Suraj Ramnath | May 29, 2018

We spoke to Danish Khan, EVP and business head, Sony Entertainment Television, on the new format of Dus Ka Dum which is being re-launched after nine years. Read more

ISI Kolkata certifies BARC Indias sampling methodology and panel design

ISI Kolkata certifies BARC India's sampling methodology and panel design

afaqs! news bureau | May 15, 2018

The Indian Statistical Institute, Kolkata, has completed the certification for BARC India's original design of 22,000 homes and the expanded 33,000 panel. Read more

Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore replaces Smriti Irani as IB minister

Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore replaces Smriti Irani as I&B minister

afaqs! news bureau | May 15, 2018

Union Minister of Youth Affairs and Sports Minister Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore recently took the independent charge as Minister of State in the Ministry of Information and Broadcasting. Read more