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Cash-strapped Prasar Bharati asked to raise revenue

March 27th, 2012 - 8:54 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 27 (IANS) A parliamentary panel has voiced concerns over the precarious financial condition of Prasar Bharati and suggested that the public broadcaster take a host of initiatives ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Berlusconi’s income rises

March 20th, 2012 - 2:55 pm ICT by IANS
Rome, March 20 (IANS/AKI) Former prime minister Silvio Berlusconi's income last year rose 20 percent to 48 million euros allowing him to keep the title of Italy's highest-earning politician.The billionaire ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Unemployment in France grows in October

November 29th, 2011 - 1:28 pm ICT by IANS
Paris, Nov 29 (IANS) The number of jobless people in France grew by 1.2 percent in October from a month earlier, as sluggish economic activities slowed job creation in the ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Drug bust at Berlusconi company

November 8th, 2011 - 6:09 pm ICT by IANS
Milan, Nov 8 (IANS/AKI) A Milan office belonging to media tycoon prime minister Silvio Berlusconi's Mediaset broadcasting empire was raided Tuesday by police who arrested 11 people suspected of drug ... Read more...

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Berlusconi skips tax fraud hearing

September 27th, 2011 - 12:34 am ICT by IANS
Milan, Sep 26 (IANS/AKI) Silvio Berlusconi's tax fraud trial involving his media empire was adjourned Monday till Oct 5 after the Italian prime minister and several defence witnesses skipped the ... Read more...

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Berlusconi’s son worries foes can hurt broadcasting empire

July 1st, 2011 - 7:33 am ICT by IANS
Milan, July 1 (IANS/AKI) Billionaire Italian Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi's son is not especially worried about a political crisis in the government, but fears his father's political adversaries can harm ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Berlusconi, son face tax-evasion probe

October 16th, 2010 - 7:56 am ICT by IANS
Rome, Oct 16 (IANS/AKI) Italian Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi's lawyer has dismissed reports that the premier and his son Piersilvio are targets of a fresh tax-evasion probe related to the family-controlled media ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Pakistan plans national conference on terrorism

July 4th, 2010 - 6:23 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, July 4 (DPA) The Pakistani government is planning a national conference next week to build consensus on dealing with terrorism, even a former prime minister has called for talks with ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

At 50, Doordarshan beams to a challenging tomorrow (With Image)

September 20th, 2009 - 1:36 pm ICT by IANS
By Madhusree Chatterjee New Delhi, Sep 20 (IANS) There was a time when its name was synonymous with television in India. Now, 50 years after Doordarshan first beamed grainy black and white images ... Read more...

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Channel 4 plans explicit sex education show for British teens

October 1st, 2008 - 3:18 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 1 (IANS) The row over sex education in British primary schools is yet to die down, and a private broadcaster now reveals plans to telecast a bare-all series on the ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Simpsons, South Park face ban in Russia over extremist, immoral claims

September 25th, 2008 - 6:07 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept 25 (ANI): Russia is set to ban popular US cartoons like The Simpsons and South Park for being extremist and immoral, and would be replaced by programmes teaching children ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Ten Sports to share cricket telecast with Doordarshan

August 26th, 2008 - 8:15 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 26 (IANS) Broadcaster Ten Sports Tuesday informed the Delhi High Court that it will share the feed of the India-Sri Lanka One-Day International (ODI) matches with public broadcaster Doordarshan.A ... Read more...

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Strong quake jolts northern Japan, several injured

July 24th, 2008 - 12:09 pm ICT by ANI
Tokyo, July 24 (ANI): A strong earthquake jolted northern Japan early on Thursday. Agency reports said that several people were injured and that three cars had been buried under a landslide, and ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Geo TV offers Musharraf a platform

June 13th, 2008 - 3:37 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, June 13 (IANS) Private broadcaster Geo TV has offered to air the views of Pakistani President Pervez Musharraf as his coverage on the state-run media has been severely curtailed. The offer ... Read more...

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