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CAG FLAYS DoS
The Controller and Auditor General of India (CAG) has said what has been apparent for years. The Department of Space (DoS) has failed to commercially address the huge market for Indian DTH transponders. The law requires that DTH platforms must compulsorily....

INDIAN CAS PROMISED IN 2015
The Department of Electronics and Information Technology (DeitY) has approved a proposal by Bengaluru-based ByDesign India to develop an Indian Conditional Access System (CAS).......

GSAT-16 LAUNCHED
On Sunday 7th December 2014, ISRO's GSAT- 16 satellite was put into a Geosynchronous Transfer Orbit (GTO) by the European launcher Ariane 5 VA221, from the Kourou space ......

STAR'S A-LA-CARTE KILLS VIEWERSHIP
As expected, reports indicate that viewership of STAR India channels has fallen after STAR TV's a-la-carte only RIO implemented since 10 November 2014 ......

ILLEGAL PRACTICES BY DTH OPERATORS?
The Delhi High Court has asked the Union government and private sector DTH platforms to file their response to Hyderabad-based NGO Media Watch India's (MWI) PIL against...….....

821 LICENSED TV CHANNELS
After several months of lethargy under the Congress government, the I&B ministry has accelerated issue of TV channel downlink licenses. More than 200 licenses were pending ........

PAY TV IN THE UK
FreeDish has proved to be Doordarshan's prize Cash Cow. The channels continue to line up for carriage. The existing channel capacity on FreeDish .....

EMERGING MARKETS DRIVE DTH GROWTH
Global, the DTH market has achieved strong growth in the past 5 years despite increasing competition from IPTV, DTT and Video Streaming over the internet. .......










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