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Court upholds government notice on TV reality show


September 30th, 2011 - 6:43 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 30 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Friday upheld the show cause notice the information and broadcasting ministry issued to Star Plus channel for its telecast of two ... Read more...

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Tamil Nadu to take over cable TV business


June 3rd, 2011 - 3:01 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, June 3 (IANS) The AIADMK government headed by Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa has decided to take over the private cable TV business in Tamil Nadu and also revive the ... Read more...

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Barbara Walters’ Interview With Oprah Winfrey To Bid Her Adieu


December 10th, 2010 - 8:24 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Dec 10, (THAINDIAN NEWS) It was a special day for Barbara Walters as ABC network gave her a special tribute by airing two back to back episodes featuring her. It ... Read more...

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Get Set For Oprah Winfrey Network


December 10th, 2010 - 8:23 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Dec 10, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The talk show queen Oprah Winfrey is all set to bid her last good bye to her own renowned talk show, on ABC. She is rather ... Read more...

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‘Weeds’ Likely To End With Seventh Season In 2011


November 17th, 2010 - 8:48 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
In this episode, Nancy, enacted by Mary-Louise Parker, put herself under the guillotine by asserting her culpability for Pilar’s slaughter. She was ultimately observed surrounded by FBI officers at the airport ... Read more...

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MTV Video Music Awards Of 2010 Will Be Hosted By The American Humorist, Chelsea Handler


August 22nd, 2010 - 7:32 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
August 22, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): Chelsea Handler happens to be a prominent American female associated with the world of stand-up comedians. She has also donned the responsibility of hosting a ... Read more...

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Love Represents The Theme In The ‘Top Chef’ Kitchen


July 16th, 2010 - 8:48 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
July 16, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): Top Chef is an American reality program concentrating on competition that is telecast on the cable television network, Bravo. Here, the ordinary contestants, as chefs, ... Read more...

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Nepal minister forced to quit over security fracas


March 10th, 2010 - 9:23 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, March 10 (IANS) After a series of attacks on high profile people, including the murder of a media magnate and an attempt on Indian managing director of a medical college, Nepal's ... Read more...

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Politicians sheltering mafia in Nepal: ex-police official


February 15th, 2010 - 1:00 pm ICT by IANS
By Sudeshna Sarkar Kathmandu, Feb 15 (IANS) Nine days after the daylight murder of controversial Nepali media tycoon Jamim Shah, a former police official said the "mafia" had entered the country and was ... Read more...

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“Hooters Dream Girl 2010″ To Go On Air


February 14th, 2010 - 10:36 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Feb 14, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Hooters Dream Girls 2010 is going to be aired tonight on the Fox Sports cable television network at 11. Hooters Girl Adrean Butler from Vancouver is ... Read more...

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Nepal dailies receive threats after media baron’s murder


February 13th, 2010 - 2:35 pm ICT by IANS
By Sudeshna Sarkar Kathmandu, Feb 13 (IANS) Nearly a week after controversial Nepali media tycoon Jamim Shah's murder in a VVIP area of the capital, journalists in two of Nepal's biggest media groups ... Read more...

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Hope recedes for arrest of Nepal media tycoon’s killers


February 10th, 2010 - 12:26 pm ICT by IANS
By Sudeshna Sarkar Kathmandu, Feb 10 (IANS) Despite growing public pressure on the Nepal government, there is now little hope that the killers of controversial media tycoon Jamim Shah will ever be arrested, ... Read more...

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Censor trouble for Rahul Bose’s horror film promos


December 5th, 2009 - 7:16 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 5 (IANS) Promos of Bollywood actor Rahul Bose's upcoming horror film "Fired" have run into trouble with the censor board and have been deemed inappropriate to be aired on ... Read more...

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Chelsea Handler is Playboy’s Dec model


October 29th, 2009 - 7:18 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Sep 29 (THAINDIAN News) The ravishing 34-year old actress Chelsea Handler is gracing the December issue of Playboy as their sizzling cover girl.She appeared on the "The Jay Leno ... Read more...

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Jessica Simpson going to Bollywood


October 22nd, 2009 - 6:37 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Hollywood diva Jessica Simpson will shoot in India starting next week for her VH1 docu-series show "The Price of Beauty", according to reports.In this show, Simpson will reportedly get some beauty pointers ... Read more...

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‘Jon & Kate’s’ Jon Gosselin Sued By TLC network


October 20th, 2009 - 12:00 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Oct 19 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Jon Gosselin of the ‘Jon & Kate’ fame has now been sued by TLC network on Friday, for breach of contract. Cable television network TLC ... Read more...

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Jessica Simpson’s ‘Price of Beauty’: $25k!


August 1st, 2009 - 6:01 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Aug 1 (ANI): American cable television network VH1 is reportedly unhappy with the amount they have to spring for singer Jessica Simpson's 'The Price of Beauty' show.Simpson, 29, is scheduled ... Read more...

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Government gets proactive in curbing video piracy


July 14th, 2009 - 9:03 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 14 (IANS) With video piracy hitting India's film industry hard, the government Tuesday said it has taken a slew of steps to curb the menace, including reduction of ... Read more...

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Govt keen to prevent surrogate ads on alcohol and tobacco


June 10th, 2009 - 11:06 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, June 10 (ANI): To prevent surrogate advertising of alcohol and tobacco products on television, the Government has tabled a paper in Parliament to implement various provisions ensuring this.It's ... Read more...

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Lincoln tops, Clinton moves up, Bush trails in presidential survey


February 17th, 2009 - 12:27 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Feb 17 (IANS) US President Barack Obama's role model Abraham Lincoln has finished first in a ranking by historians of the 43 former White House occupants with the last one, George ... Read more...

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BJP, CPI-M support broadcasters, PM says no final decision yet (Third Lead)


January 14th, 2009 - 10:05 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 14 (IANS) With leading opposition parties rallying around broadcasters protesting against a move to "gag" the media, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Wednesday said any decision on television guidelines to ... Read more...

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PM assures consultation on changes in Cable Television Network Rules


January 14th, 2009 - 9:04 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Jan.14 (ANI): The Prime Minister, Dr. Manmohan Singh, has received several representations from media agencies regarding certain proposed changes in the Cable Television Network Rules currently under consideration. He ... Read more...

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No decision without consultation, PM assures broadcasters (Second Lead)


January 14th, 2009 - 8:47 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 14 (IANS) Amid a growing chorus of protest against perceived attempts to control the media, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Wednesday assured broadcasters that any decision on television guidelines to ... Read more...

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ESPN cancels ceremony to appoint Ganguly as commentator


November 27th, 2008 - 3:23 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 27 (IANS) Offering condolences to the victims of the Mumbai terrorist attack, sports cable television network ESPN Thursday called off an event in Kolkata where in Sourav Ganguly was ... Read more...

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Explosive growth of broadband service over cable TV predicted


November 21st, 2008 - 8:45 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 21 (IANS) With the third generation (3G) mobile spectrum and Wimax auctions round the corner, industry experts estimate that almost 110 million households will have broadband services over the ... Read more...

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How Ted Turner wooed ex-wife Jane Fonda


November 11th, 2008 - 6:03 pm ICT by ANI
New York, November 11 (ANI): Media mogul Ted Turner has spilled the beans in his new autobiography on how he was able to woo ex-wife Jane Fonda.Call Me Ted has ex-president ... Read more...

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Inetrnet TV guidelines unveiled


September 8th, 2008 - 9:40 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 8 (IANS) The government Monday unveiled guidelines for the rollout of Internet Protocol TV (IPTV) - the delivery of television content through broadband - that will open doors for ... Read more...

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Information Ministry issues guidelines for IPTV services


September 8th, 2008 - 8:25 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Sept.8 (ANI): The Ministry of Information and Broadcasting on Monday issued guidelines for provisioning of Internet Protocol Television (IPTV) Services in India in pursuance of a Union Cabinet decision ... Read more...

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Court seeks government reply on TV channels’ regulation


August 25th, 2008 - 11:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 25 (IANS) The Supreme Court Monday sought the government's reply on a plea by the Asaram Ashram Trust to enforce guidelines to regulate television news channels.A bench of Chief ... Read more...

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Cable news channels banned in Srinagar


August 24th, 2008 - 9:12 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Aug 24 (IANS) The district administration in this summer capital of Jammu and Kashmir Sunday banned current affairs programmes of local TV channels, blaming them for airing inflammatory news and viewpoints.These ... Read more...

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Tamil Nadu government launches Arasu Cable Corporation


July 15th, 2008 - 8:12 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, July 15 (IANS) The Tamil Nadu government Tuesday launched its own cable television network through the Arasu Cable Corporation in four districts. Launching the operations through a videoconference from the state ... Read more...

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Pakistanis welcome Geo News, Geo Super comeback on cable network


January 21st, 2008 - 10:17 pm ICT by admin
Karachi, Jan 21 (ANI): The people of Pakistan on Monday enthusiastically welcomed the resumption of Geo News and Geo Super transmissions on cable television network in the country.Lahore newsmen have termed ... Read more...

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