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  • Actor-filmmaker Kamal Haasan now has a YouTube channel; plans to share his writing, poems November 22, 2014

    Chennai: Actor-filmmaker Kamal Haasan now has an official YouTube channel titled Ulaganayagan Tube. It was recently launched and has over 2,000 subscribers and over 50,000 views. The channel, which is managed by K Vaai Mozhi team, already features two Q and A sessions with Kamal Haasan, writer-director R.C Shakti and music...
  • PETA criticizes 'Eaten Alive' TV show for animal cruelty where it will show a man being eaten alive by an anaconda November 8, 2014

    New York: Animal rights group PETA has slammed the Discovery Channel's 'Eaten Alive' show, which claims it will show a man being eaten alive by an anaconda, as a publicity stunt that will torment the snake. Trailers of the show, which will be aired on Dec. 7 on the cable network,...
  • Nitin Gadkari to inspect Sethu Project Route on November 4 November 3, 2014

    Ramanathapuram: Union Surface Transport and Shipping Minister Nitin Gadkari would undertake an aerial inspection of the controversial Sethusamudram Shipping Channel route on November 4, officials said on Sunday. He would inspect the entire Palk Strait onboard a Coast Guard aircraft and discuss about the work so far completed on the multi-crore...
  • PM Modi congratulates TV channels for showing dirt on streets left by Diwali celebrations October 25, 2014

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday congratulated TV channels for showing dirty streets after Diwali celebrations, saying telecasting such visuals would create awareness among people about the importance of cleanliness. The Prime Minister, who launched the Swachh Bharat Abhiyan on October 2, also congratulated the people who participated in...
  • Pakistan suspends channel for airing programme against judiciary October 20, 2014

    Islamabad: Pakistan on Monday suspended a television channel for 15 days and imposed a fine of Rs 10 million for airing a derogatory programme against the judiciary. The Pakistan Electronic Media Regularity Authority (PEMRA) suspended ARY News' license for a period of 15 days and imposed a fine of Rs 10...
  • Global Tamil news channel to be launched soon October 10, 2014

    New Delhi: Keeping the national and global Tamil audience in mind, News7Tamil, a 24X7 Tamil News Channel, will be launched later this month. Introducing members of the Editorial Board of the channel, Rajesh Sundaram, head of News7Tamil, said that the channel, launched by a prominent mining firm V V Group,...
  • TWTW: What makes on a dull day September 14, 2014

    CNNIBN's Cyrus Broacha shows what becomes news on a dull day. He talks to Hindi journalist about the news of the day. ...
  • Women in ISIS have their own media channel September 14, 2014

    ISIS has its own female brigade who serve their extremist ideas. These women have their own media channels and actively post blogs. 15 per cent of ISIS recruitment's are considered to be women. From firing an AK47 to cleaning weapons, they know it all. ...
  • Information and Broadcast Ministry clears 26 new channels September 12, 2014

    New Delhi: Pending proposals of 26 new television channels have been cleared by the Information and Broadcast Ministry, taking the total number of channels in the country to above 800. I&B Minister Prakash Javadekar said he has cleared 26 pending proposals of new channels in news, current affairs and entertainment and...
  • KCR threatens media: Does the political class see the media as a threat? September 10, 2014

    Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrashekhar Rao has sparked a controversy by issuing a stern warning to the media. He threatened to 'bury the media 10 feet under the earth if it insults Telangana'. ...
  • Will bury the media 10 feet under the earth if it insults Telangana: CM KCR warns news channels September 10, 2014

    Warangal: Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrashekhar Rao has sparked a controversy by issuing a stern warning to the media. He threatened to 'bury the media 10 feet under the earth if it insults Telangana'. The problem started when two TV channels allegedly portrayed the members of the Assembly in a...
  • India @ 9 with Bhupendra Chaubey August 14, 2014

    Catch the day's top stories with Bhupendra Chaubey on India @ 9. ...
  • CNNIBN: The most watched English channel last week August 14, 2014

    CNNIBN was the most watched English channel last week. CNNIBN thanks all its viewers. It had 22.6 per cent market share beating all competition, making them number one. ...
  • No jokes please, we are politicians! Government to act against RJs airing jokes on MPs, mimicking them August 14, 2014

    New Delhi: The government has said that it will take action against Radio Jockeys on FM channels airing jokes on MPs and mimicking them. Samajwadi Party MP Jaya Bachchan had raised the issue in the Rajya Sabha demanding action against such RJs. "The language used by radio jockeys on private...
  • KBC 8: Big B hails Lucknow's allwomen fighter group 'Red Brigade' girls August 7, 2014

    Megastar Amitabh Bachchan has praised his latest guest Usha Vishwakarma on 'Kaun Banega Crorepati 8' as "young and feisty" for leading an allwomen fighter group in Lucknow. 25yearold Usha trains women in her 'Red Brigade' group in selfdefence practices against abuse and other forms of exploitation. "Usha Vishwakarma from Lucknow, UP fought...
  • Private FM channels will be allowed to broadcast AIR news: Government July 16, 2014

    New Delhi: Private FM channels will be allowed to broadcast news only from bulletins of All India Radio, but the policy can be relaxed in future, the Lok Sabha was informed on Wednesday. Information and Broadcasting Minister Prakash Javadekar said during Question Hour that private FM channels have so far not...
  • FM radio to have news soon July 3, 2014

    New Delhi: Private FM radio channels may soon be able to broadcast news, with the government keenly inclined in this favour and promising to take a decision soon. Information and Broadcasting Minister Prakash Javadekar said he has given "in principle" approval for broadcast of news on private FM Radio and...
  • TV18 launches Gujarati business channel CNBC Bajar July 1, 2014

    July 1 marks the launch of TV18's latest venture, CNBC Bajar, which is the first Gujarati language business channel. It is partnered by Infibeam.Com in association with Adani and Ganesh Housing. The channel offers a mix of live markets coverage and feature shows. ...
  • Prasar Bharati mulling 'krishi' channel for farmers June 22, 2014

    New Delhi: Doordarshan could soon launch a channel devoted exclusively to farmers and agriculture with public broadcaster Prasar Bharati actively considering such a proposal. It is learnt that consultations are already underway for the launch of a 24hour agriculturebased channel which could leverage the expertise Doordarshan has in creating programmes for...
  • Zendaya says she's the right fit for Aaliyah role June 18, 2014

    New York: For anyone concerned about who would play Aaliyah in a film about her life, the girl who earned the role 17yearold Zendaya says it mattered to her, too. "I really want it to be perfect for her and show young people what she was able to do...
  • HC stops TV channels from showing Salman's hitandrun case May 31, 2014

    Mumbai: Television channels have been restrained by the Bombay high Court from telecasting any programme on the hit and run case involving actor Salman Khan or publishing its contents on the Internet. The order was passed by Justice S C Gupte yesterday on Salman's application pleading that allegations made in the...
  • CNNIBN India's No. 1 English news channel during election week May 22, 2014

    This is according to the TAM data released earlier this morning. It puts CNNIBN ahead of all competition in a week when the nation and the world's eye was on the Indian elections. ...
  • LS polls: EC launches online media channel for voter awareness April 17, 2014

    Aimed to motivate voters to exercise their franchise and provide information on the polling process, the Election Commission has launched its own internet-based media arm called 'Voter Education Channel'. Numerous video clips featuring iconic personalities urging citizens to vote have been uploaded on the channel and can be viewed on social...
  • LS polls: BJP, TV channels run risk of violating poll law on manifesto April 5, 2014

    New Delhi/Patna: BJP and the electronic media run the risk of falling foul of the provisions of law if the party releases its manifesto on April 7 and TV channels telecast it on the day polling in the nine-phased Lok Sabha elections begins in Tripura and Assam. However, the party is...
  • Watch this artist transform herself into Aishwarya Rai and Jennifer Lawrence using only make-up March 31, 2014

    Promise Tamang Phan, who calls herself the 'Human Chameleon' or 'Mystique' on her YouTube channel has a series of make-up transformation videos that are simply amazing. She uses makeup to transform herself into celebrities. "I started using make-up when I was in Middle school.I never went to a Beauty school....
  • Naveen Jindal lodges complaint with EC against two news channels March 18, 2014

    Congress MP and chairman of Jindal Steel and Power Naveen Jindal on Tuesday lodged a complaint with the Election Commission against two news channels belonging to a group for allegedly telecasting false news against him. "They have run 85 false news items against me since March 5, when code of conduct...
  • Rahul's Parliamentary constituency gets AIR FM channel February 19, 2014

    Congress vicepresident Rahul Gandhi on Wednesday inaugurated an All India Radio (AIR) FM station in Amethi. According to the AIR, the FM Rainbow station will offer digital sound quality to the listeners of Amethi, which is a Congress stronghold and currently represented by Rahul Gandhi. "Programmes, along with hourly news broadcasts from...
  • TWTW: Cyrus enacts Rahul's interview to a TV news channel February 2, 2014

    In this week's 'The Week That Wasn't', Cyrus Broacha takes on Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi over his interview to a TV news channel where he kept on repeating his party's initiative on RTI. ...
  • TWTW: Cyrus takes on Rahul Gandhi over his first TV interview February 2, 2014

    In this week's 'The Week That Wasn't', Cyrus Broacha does a 'dramatic reconstruction' of Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi's interview to a private news channel. ...
  • Britain's TV channel to air first live show from space January 11, 2014

    London: Britain's Channel 4 said it will air the firstever live television show from space, tracking the International Space Station though a complete orbit around the Earth. 'Live from Space' will be broadcast on National Geographic Channel in 170 other countries. Besides glimpses of daily life aboard the ISS, the programme will...