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Comcast Completes NBC Universal Aquisition


January 30th, 2011 - 9:09 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Jan 30, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The biggest television service provider of the United States, Comcast has closed the deal with NBC Universal, to finally acquire the latter, after thirteen months of ... Read more...

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Star TV Joins Hands With South African Pay Television Service


January 26th, 2011 - 4:36 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
'Star TV' who hasn’t heard of them right? It’s one of the leading television channels of India. Watching TV was not fun as long as there were 'Door Darshan' channels. ... Read more...

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British woman gets frustrated with call to Mumbai


January 22nd, 2011 - 5:13 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 22 (IANS) A British woman, who called up a television service provider to enquire about a bill, is claiming she was connected to a call centre in Mumbai, and she ... Read more...

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Indian jailed in Australia for sexually abusing children


May 31st, 2010 - 12:52 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, May 31 (IANS) An Indian salesman in Australia was sentenced to jail Monday after being convicted of sexually assaulting children and possessing child pornography. Mujahed Ur-Rahman, 29, pleaded guilty to sexually penetrating ... Read more...

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29-year-old Indian national jailed in Australia for sexual assault of a minor girl


May 31st, 2010 - 12:41 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, May 31(ANI): A 29-year-old Indian national has been jailed for at least two years and three months for sexually assaulting a nine-year-old girl in Melbourne, Australia.According to reports, Mujahed Ur-Rahman had ... Read more...

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Xinhua News Agency to launch global English TV service


April 30th, 2010 - 3:14 pm ICT by ANI
Beijing, Apr 30 (ANI): China's official press agency, Xinhua News Agency, will launch a 24-hour global English television service in July.The service will be produced by China Network Corporation (CNC), which is ... Read more...

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Dalai Lama urges China to adopt democracy


September 3rd, 2009 - 1:53 pm ICT by IANS
Taipei, Sep 3 (DPA) The exiled Tibetan spiritual leader, the Dalai Lama, called Thursday on China to introduce democracy to avoid a collapse like that of the Soviet Union. The Dalai Lama, invited ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Women use online TV more than men do


July 20th, 2009 - 5:36 pm ICT by ANI
Wellington, July 20 (ANI): Women use OnDemand online television service more than men do, to watch the episodes of programmes missed on TV, reveals a study.The study, headed by research firm Colmar ... Read more...

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Millions off the air as analogue TV gets replaced by digital technology


June 13th, 2009 - 12:44 am ICT by John Le Fevre
Millions of Americans could suddenly find themselves without television service today as broadcasters across the US turn off outdated analogue equipment and switch over to new digital technology.The shutdown of analog channels ... Read more...

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Thomson Reuters plans new billion dollar TV service aimed at YouTube generation


March 3rd, 2009 - 2:35 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 3 (ANI): Thomson Reuters, the leading international multimedia news agency, is planning to invest one billion dollars this year on a new television service and other new products at ... Read more...

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BSNL launches IPTV in Jaipur


August 4th, 2008 - 9:14 pm ICT by IANS
Jaipur, Aug 4 (IANS) Indian public sector telecom major Bharat Sanchar Nigam Ltd (BSNL), in association with optical fibre cable maker Aksh Optifibre Ltd, launched the Internet Protocol Television (IPTV) in the ... Read more...

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