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EU approves Universal’s takeover of EMI


September 22nd, 2012 - 9:23 pm ICT by BNO News
BRUSSELS (BNO NEWS) -- The European Union (EU) on Friday announced that the Commission approved the proposed acquisition of EMI's recorded music business by Universal Music Group for $1.9 billion.The Commission initially ... Read more...

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Music journey toughest, yet most enriching: Priyanka Chopra


September 14th, 2012 - 4:33 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 14 (IANS) Actress Priyanka Chopra, who has unveiled her debut international music single "In my city", says the journey to create her own music has been a ... Read more...

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Priyanka Chopra fulfils dad’s dream with music debut


September 14th, 2012 - 1:07 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 13 (IANS) Actress Priyanka Chopra, who made her international music debut Thursday with the unveiling of the single "In My City" featuring Will.i.am., said she has fulfilled ... Read more...

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Mahesh Bhatt taps digital medium boom for wider reach


September 6th, 2012 - 6:47 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 6 (IANS) A majority of filmmakers are using digital platforms to reach out to wider audience. Filmmaker Mahesh Bhatt is one of them and says that the ... Read more...

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Hard for singers to sell individual work: Neha Bhasin


July 28th, 2012 - 8:15 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 28 (IANS) Singer Neha Bhasin, who has recently released her new single "Tera mera", says it has become harder to sell one's individual work in times when ... Read more...

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Qbend launches platform for publishers to go online


February 23rd, 2012 - 7:46 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 23 (IANS) US-based enterprise Qbend Thursday launched a "first-of-its-kind" platform for publishers to set up customised online portals to sell ebooks.Claiming that the company will revolutionise the ... Read more...

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Ethiopia gay meet creates buzz on Facebook


December 3rd, 2011 - 12:30 pm ICT by IANS
Addis Ababa (Ethiopia), Dec 3 (IANS) A controversial gay conference, which began here in the Ethiopian capital despite an uproar from the public and religious leaders, has generated a ... Read more...

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Cabinet clears digitisation of TV broadcasts


October 13th, 2011 - 3:52 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 13 (IANS) In a key step that will benefit both the cable and satellite TV industry and consumers, the government Thursday cleared an ordinance that seeks ... Read more...

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Indian voices at World Newspaper Congress


October 11th, 2011 - 3:46 pm ICT by IANS
Vienna, Oct 11 (IANS) As the World Newspaper Congress and World Editors Forum kick off here Wednesday, doing the talking will be some veteran editors from India as also ... Read more...

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New York Times launches India-focussed website


September 12th, 2011 - 1:40 pm ICT by IANS
New York, Sep 12 (IANS) With American print media in decline with advertising revenues migrating to digital platforms, The New York Times has launched an English-language website called "India Ink" ... Read more...

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‘Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara’ trailer to be launched online


May 10th, 2011 - 1:40 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 10 (IANS) Excel Productions is to launch the trailer of its forthcoming film "Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara" online instead of theatres to help its target audience ... Read more...

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100,000 paid subscribers for NYTimes.com


April 22nd, 2011 - 4:41 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 22(ANI): The New York Times has said that it has signed up over 100,000 paid subscribers since it began charging for full access to the newspaper's website three weeks ago.The ... Read more...

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Rituparno Ghosh’s “Memories in March” set for global release


March 31st, 2011 - 12:33 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, March 31 (IANS) Leading Bengali film producer Sri Venkatesh Films plans to release their next blockbuster movie "Memories in March" worldwide simultaneously with its April 1 India release.Facilitating the ... Read more...

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Kenny G Responds To Prince’s Comment, Internet Is Not Dead


July 11th, 2010 - 7:13 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri New York, July 11, (THAINDIAN NEWS) He might call himself Prince but that doesn't make the jazz saxophonist bow before him. Instead, Kenny G has responded to Prince's comments saying ... Read more...

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Indian comics now available on Sony PlayStation


June 1st, 2010 - 1:07 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, June 1 (IANS) Several comics from Liquid Comics library based on Indian characters by Indian creators are now available in digital formats for purchase and download to audiences worldwide ... Read more...

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Crimes involving Facebook up 346 percent: Police


April 3rd, 2010 - 2:04 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 3 (IANS) Crimes involving social networking site Facebook have increased by 346 percent in less than a year, a police report said. Incidents of abuse or other crimes involving ... Read more...

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RAHUL DULHANIYA LE JAYEGA FINALE draws Season’s highest ratings on reality shows


March 11th, 2010 - 12:00 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
The show's finale records a massive TRP of 5.6March 11, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): The much awaited finale of Rahul Dulhaniya Le Jayega on Imagine had the entire nation glued to ... Read more...

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Turner International enters Hindi entertainment TV segment


January 21st, 2009 - 8:03 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 21 (IANS) Reality shows, dramas and much more - US-based production major Turner International promises to entertain Indian viewers with the launch of their Hindi general entertainment channel REAL.The ... Read more...

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Most Brit parents favour digital updates from school on kids performance


September 13th, 2008 - 5:55 pm ICT by ANI
London, September 13 (ANI): Most Brit parents prefer to be informed about their childrens performance through digital sources such as text or e-mails, says a new survey.One in 12 of the ... Read more...

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