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Sunrise TV begins testing ahead of Sky launch?

Sunrise TV has commenced testing EPG data ahead of its official launch on Sky Digital next month.The news about Sunrise TV launching on Sky...

2468.TV launches South Asian Supermodel Awards

Headed by 2468.TV, London will host the inaugural South Asian Supermodel Awards 2008 - an unprecedented event which will represent all South Asian nations.For...

NDTV Networks sells 26% to NBC Universal

NBC Universal has bought a 26% stake into New Delhi Television's (NDTV) overseas company NDTV Networks, it has been announced.Reuters has reported that the...

NDTV Ahmedabad office ransacked

A 'Hindu Samrajya Sena' group on Saturday ransacked the NDTV's office in Ahmedabad and assaulted two staffers to protest the news channel's SMS poll...

Is ‘Bigg Boss’ going to another channel?

Sony Entertainment Television Asia is headed for a faceoff with production house Endemol India, which has produced such games and reality shows like 'Deal...

ZEE TV develops presence in China market

Zee Entertainment is looking to become the first Indian television company to develop a presence in China, according to Subhash Chandra, Chairman of ZEE...

ZEE Radio begins audio testing in London

ZEE Network's soon-to-launch radio station ZEE Radio has commenced audio testing on various platforms in London.As revealed exclusively on BizAsia.co.uk last year, ZEE Radio...

Sunrise TV to launch in early-February?

Speculation doing the rounds in the industry is that Sunrise Radio's much delayed television project could finally be launching early next month.Other details on...

Sony Network snaps up ‘historic’ cricket deal

Sony Entertainment Network has managed to pull it out of the bag yet again by snapping up a ten-year deal to exclusively show Indian...

Biz Asia Industry Whispers

Issue 94This radio station is unable to attract fresh bright presenters because of the peanuts they are offering as salary!Disclaimer: 'Media 247.co.uk will be...

EXCLUSIVE: Sikh Channel to launch in March

The UK's first all Sikh educational and religious TV channel launches in March, we can exclusively confirm.The Sikh Channel, as it will be simply...

Brit-Asian magazine editor steps down

Reena Combo, the editor of Brit-Asian magazine Ikonz has left with immediate effect.The 26-year old from Wolverhampton refused to divulge details about her departure...

ARY One World to replace The Muzik on Sky

ARY Digital's relaunched news and current affairs channel One World is extending its hours to permanently takeover an EPG slot on Sky Digital.Currently, ARY...

NDTV Imagine to recreate ‘Ramayan’ magic

India's new channel NDTV Imagine has roped in original producers Sagar Arts to remake the mythological drama 'Ramayan' in a new avatar.The entire production...

Biz Asia Industry Whispers

Issue 93According to sources, this long-in-the-planning broadcasting initiative from a local UK-based media company is finally set to take off.Disclaimer: 'Media 247.co.uk will be...

SET India rebranded Multi Screen Media

Sony Entertainment Television Asia's India arm has been rebranded to Screen Media Private Limited. The change comes into effect from January 2008.This development was...

New Year special shows on Asian broadcasters

Asian TV and radio channels have lined up a slew of special shows to mark the new year, we bring you a guide to...

Biz Asia Industry Whispers

Issue 92The 2008 edition of this highly publicised annual British-Asian event is likely to have a change of plan very soon.Disclaimer: 'Media 247.co.uk will...

ZEE Muzic unveils new on-air packaging

ZEE Muzic has freshened up its on-air look with a set of new graphics including the introduction of a glossy blue animating logo.ZEE Muzic's...

Prime TV announces launch of new drama

Prime TV has announced the launch of its new drama starting in January.'Lagan' is a tale of deceit & betrayal set in the picturesque...