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Al Jazeera English now available on Tata Sky too


April 26th, 2012 - 8:15 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 26 (IANS) Aiming to provide "high quality international news" to a wider Indian audience, Gulf-based Al Jazeera Network Thursday announced that its English network will also be ... Read more...

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Speeding call centre cab crushes traffic cop


September 28th, 2011 - 11:55 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 28 (IANS) Attempting to evade being booked for speeding, a call centre cab ran over two traffic policemen, killing one and injuring the other Wednesday, police said. ... Read more...

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Sensex closes 151 points lower as earnings disappoint (Roundup)


July 20th, 2011 - 6:53 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 20 (IANS) A benchmark index for the Indian equities markets Wednesday closed 151 points lower on all-round selling pressure as traders were disappointed from quarterly earnings results ... Read more...

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Tweeting the lighter side, the Oman Abdullah way


July 3rd, 2011 - 2:35 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, July 3 (IANS) As Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah continues to post his feelings on various issues on the micro-blogging site Twitter, thousands of his followers ... Read more...

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TRAI move on STB interoperability receives mixed response


September 17th, 2010 - 7:41 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 15 (IANS) After mobile number portability, the telecom and broadcast regulator's move to bring interopertability to Set Top Boxes (STB) has evoked a mixed response from the Direct-to-Home ... Read more...

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Krantiveer Hero Aditya Singh Rajput’s Hat-Trick With T-Series


June 12th, 2010 - 4:54 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
June 12, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Aditya Singh Rajput, is a common name, when it comes to ads. He is the supermodel of ads with big endorsements like Close Up, BSNL ... Read more...

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Older but naughtier: Shah Rukh plays old man in ad


December 3rd, 2009 - 10:13 pm ICT by IANS
Noida, Dec 3 (IANS) You've seen him as an action hero and playing the lover boy, and now you will see superstar Shah Rukh Khan play a septuagenarian in a new ... Read more...

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Missed the new blockbuster in town? Catch it on DTH


October 20th, 2009 - 10:14 am ICT by IANS
By Robin Bansal New Delhi, Oct 20 (IANS) It's a way to beat piracy and it's a treat for small screen audiences. Direct To Home (DTH) television has started a new trend ... Read more...

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Shahrukh’s Dishing Disorder exposed!


September 17th, 2009 - 1:39 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Shahrukh Khan has been promoting Dish TV for around two years now and he even renewed his contract for another eighteen months. He being the ambassador of Dish TV, has made ... Read more...

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DishTV to raise $200 mn through securities


August 18th, 2009 - 9:36 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 18 (IANS) Direct-to-home (DTH) major DishTV Tuesday said it will raise up to $200 million (Rs.1,000 crore) through issue of securities in the domestic and international markets. The company's shareholders ... Read more...

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Foreign investment proposals worth Rs.892 crore cleared


July 17th, 2009 - 8:37 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 17 (IANS) The government Friday cleared 16 foreign direct investment (FDI) proposals valued at Rs.891.71 crore, the bulk of them for by a power project, the government said Friday. The ... Read more...

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Slowdown-hit DTH industry seeks government intervention


March 17th, 2009 - 6:32 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 17 (IANS) Hit by the global slowdown and slow growth in subscriber base, the country's direct-to-home (DTH) service providers Tuesday asked the government to bail them out and take ... Read more...

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Samsung, Dish TV pass on tax cuts


February 26th, 2009 - 10:13 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 26 (IANS) Two days after the government slashed two percent from the excise duty, electronics goods manufacturer Samsung and satellite TV service provider DishTV Thursday decided to pass on ... Read more...

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Anil Ambani group launches direct-to-home TV service (Lead)


August 19th, 2008 - 8:20 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 19 (IANS) The Anil Dhirubhai Ambani Group launched its direct-to-home (DTH) television broadcasting service here Tuesday under the "Reliance Big TV" banner with a bouquet of 202 channels for customers ... Read more...

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Anil Ambani group launches direct-to-home TV service


August 19th, 2008 - 5:24 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 19 (IANS) The Anil Dhirubhai Ambani Group launched its direct-to-home (DTH) television broadcasting service here Tuesday under the "Reliance Big TV" banner with a bouquet of 202 channels for customers ... Read more...

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Sun Direct planning major expansion across country


August 16th, 2008 - 3:53 pm ICT by IANS
By Venkatachari Jagannathan Chennai, Aug 16 (IANS) Sun Direct TV Pvt Ltd, a leading direct-to-home (DTH) service provider in south India, is set to replicate the success story in the other parts of ... Read more...

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Dish TV cuts entry cost in south India


July 9th, 2008 - 10:42 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, July 9 (IANS) In an attempt to make deeper foray into southern direct-to-home (DTH) television market, Dish TV Wednesday announced reduction in entry cost and a special hat-trick offer for its ... Read more...

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Raj Television launches Tamil news channel


June 23rd, 2008 - 6:15 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, June 23 (IANS) The Rs.550-million Raj Television Network Ltd Monday launched its first Tamil news channel, called Raj News 24x7. The channel will cover stock market, business, current affairs, health, food, ... Read more...

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Arcelor-Mittal proposal for foreign investment among 13 cleared


June 13th, 2008 - 7:00 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 13 (IANS) A proposal from global steel-maker Arcelor-Mittal to set up a holding company in India for various projects was among 13 proposals on foreign direct investment worth Rs.15.27 ... Read more...

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