Television

Sony Pictures Networks India names its kids channel Yay to launch after IPL

Leena Lele Dutta will be business head, Yay; Sujoy Roy Bardhan to head marketing for the channel. 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

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

Times Network launches second English general news channel - Mirror NOW

Times Network launches second English general news channel - Mirror NOW

afaqs! news bureau | March 23, 2017

The channel will serve the expanding universe of the national English audience which is seeing growth on account of increased awareness of socio-economic issues and rapid digitisation. Read more

GEC Watch Star Plus maintains its No1 position in Urban and UR markets

GEC Watch: Star Plus maintains its No.1 position in Urban and U+R markets

afaqs! news bureau | March 23, 2017

Naagin Season - 2 went on to become the most watched show in Urban, Rural and U+R markets. Read more

Viacom18 appoints Rahul Chakravarti as Business Head Colors Bangla and Colors Odia

Viacom18 appoints Rahul Chakravarti as Business Head, Colors Bangla and Colors Odia

afaqs! news bureau | March 22, 2017

Chakravarti will report to Ravish Kumar, senior executive vice president - Colors Kannada, Super, Bangla and Odia, Viacom18. Read more

GEC Watch Star Plus continues to be No1 channel in Urban and UR markets

GEC Watch: Star Plus continues to be No.1 channel in Urban and U+R markets

afaqs! news bureau | March 17, 2017

Zee TV's Kumkum Bhagya went on to become the most watched show in U+R markets. Read more

Indian Premier League Season 10 Big business big bucks

Indian Premier League Season 10: Big business, big bucks

Anirban Roy Choudhury | March 10, 2017

Sony Pictures Networks India has sold nearly all its ad inventory, worth Rs. 1,300 crore. 12 sponsors are on board. The tournament will be broadcast between April 5 and May 21. Read more

GEC Watch Star Plus remains No1 channel in Urban and UR markets

GEC Watch: Star Plus remains No.1 channel in Urban and U+R markets

afaqs! news bureau | March 09, 2017

Naagin - Season 2 was the most watched show in Urban, Rural and U+R markets. Read more

GEC Watch Star Plus retains leadership in Urban  UR Markets

GEC Watch: Star Plus retains leadership in Urban & U+R Markets

afaqs! news bureau | March 03, 2017

Naagin - Season 2 retained its top programme slot in all the markets. Read more

In a year wed like to be among the top 3 NP Singh on Sony BBC Earth

"In a year, we'd like to be among the top 3...: NP Singh on Sony BBC Earth

afaqs! news bureau | March 02, 2017

...in the infotainment genre..." Sony BBC Earth will go live on March 6, 2017, in both standard and high definition versions. Read more

BARC India updates TV Universe

BARC India updates TV Universe

afaqs! news bureau | March 02, 2017

Broadcast India Survey highlights TV HHs have grown faster in NCCS B and C, thus increasing the share of the middle class. Read more

iTV Network elevates Varun Kohli to CEO

iTV Network elevates Varun Kohli to CEO

afaqs! news bureau | March 01, 2017

Prior to this promotion Kohli was CEO India News. Read more

Being a former advertiser I can tell you that experiments on TV are welcome Narayan Sundararaman Star Plus

"Being a former advertiser, I can tell you that experiments on TV are welcome": Narayan Sundararaman, Star Plus

Anirban Roy Choudhury | February 28, 2017

We spoke to Narayan Sundararaman, general manager, Star Plus and former Mondelez hand, and Gaurav Banerjee, president and head of content studio, Star India, about Star Plus' new afternoon programming bet. Read more

GEC Watch Star Plus tops channel chart in Urban  UR Markets

GEC Watch: Star Plus tops channel chart in Urban & U+R Markets

afaqs! news bureau | February 23, 2017

Naagin - Season 2 retained its top programme slot in all the markets. Read more