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Kapoor sisters against piracy


January 21st, 2012 - 2:59 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Jan 21 (IANS) Star siblings Karisma and Kareena Kapoor have urged their fans to join in the fight against film-piracy and asked them to watch movies in theatres."Actors ... Read more...

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Court restricts cable operators from showing ‘Thank You’


April 7th, 2011 - 6:18 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 7 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Thursday restrained cable operators nationwide from distributing, telecasting and broadcasting the forthcoming release "Thank You" and/or otherwise infringing the copyright, ... Read more...

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Philippine National Police (PNP) Collaborates With Film Industry To Thwart Piracy


August 9th, 2010 - 7:57 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Manila, Philippines, Aug 9, (THAINDIAN NEWS) In a major step to put an end to movie piracy in Philippines, Philippine National Police (PNP) and the leaders of the local film ... Read more...

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Hollywood, Bollywood studios unite to counter piracy


March 18th, 2010 - 6:28 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 18 (IANS) Leading Bollywood studios such as Reliance Big Entertainment, Yash Raj Films, UTV Motion Pictures, Eros International and Studio 18 have joined hands here Thursday with the Motion ... Read more...

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India fourth largest illegal downloader


December 15th, 2009 - 9:48 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Dec 15 (IANS) India is the fourth largest illegal downloader of online content, according to two reports released Tuesday by the Motion Picture Distributors Association (MPDA). The reports were prepared on behalf ... Read more...

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Film piracy funding terror in India: Moser Baer chief


November 24th, 2009 - 5:55 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Nov 24 (IANS) The film piracy industry in India is worth Rs.1,500 crore and its profits are being used to fund terrorism in the country, a top official of CD-DVD manufacturer ... Read more...

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Tamil Nadu police bust fake CDs racket, arrest four persons red-handed


July 29th, 2009 - 6:43 pm ICT by ANI
Chennai, July 29 (ANI): Tamil Nadu police have busted a racket of fake CDs with the arrest of four persons from whom it recovered pirated audio and video compact discs worth rupees ... 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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Bollywood strike casts a long shadow in New York


May 28th, 2009 - 11:41 am ICT by IANS
New York, May 28 (IANS) A seven-week-old strike by Bollywood film producers that has brought India's multibillion-dollar film industry to a halt has also cast a long shadow on small ethnic movie ... Read more...

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USIBC hopes ‘Slumdog…’ success will prompt India to act against piracy


January 23rd, 2009 - 10:32 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Jan 23 (IANS) The US-India Business Council (USIBC) hopes that the success of "Slumdog Millionaire" will prompt Indian authorities to recognise the importance of protecting intellectual property and increase enforcement efforts ... Read more...

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India ahead of China in anti-piracy drive: Glickman


November 14th, 2007 - 3:04 am ICT by admin
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Hollywood to join hands with Bollywood against piracy


November 14th, 2007 - 3:03 am ICT by admin
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