India is the world's fastest growing OTT market: PwC report

New Delhi, Oct. 22 -- India is currently the world's fastest growing OTT (over-the-top streaming) market, all set to emerge as the world's sixth-largest by 2024. The market is expectgrowing at a CAGR ... Read More

ZEE restructures business units, makes new appointments

New Delhi, Oct. 21 -- Media and entertainment conglomerate Zee Entertainment Enterprises Ltd has announced a strategic restructuring of the organization and a bunch of new appointments. Former BCCI CE... Read More

Disney set to scale down TV, sports, film business in India

New Delhi, Oct. 18 -- Media and entertainment conglomerate Walt Disney is likely to scale down its television broadcasting, sports catalogue and film studio business in India, said two people familiar... Read More

Cinemas reopen with same old flicks

New Delhi, Oct. 17 -- Cinemas braced for a rough ride this weekend after the first day of reopening, with no new movies to show audiences anywhere except in West Bengal. New Bengali-language movies a... Read More

Digital news outlets to get traditional media benefits

New Delhi, Oct. 17 -- The ministry of information and broadcasting said digital news outlets would have to adhere to conditions like a majority of directors on the board and its chief executive office... Read More

Government to consider extending traditional media benefits to digital media

New Delhi, Oct. 16 -- In a clarification to its earlier Press Note regarding 26% foreign direct investment through the government route in digital news sites, ministry of information and broadcasting ... Read More

Cinemas struggle with content, lean on old hits in first phase of reopening

NEW DELHI, Oct. 16 -- For India's movie theatres, reopening, though welcome, comes with its own set of challenges. Battling lack of new offerings, cinema owners, apart from those in West Bengal, which... Read More

Govt sets guidelines for cultural, public performances

New Delhi, Oct. 15 -- The ministry of culture has set out SOPs (standard operating procedures) for cultural functions and programmes that are permitted outside containment zones. These include adequa... Read More

Print most credible source of information for 66% Indians: survey

New Delhi, Oct. 15 -- In spite of the proliferation and buzz around digital media and the high-pitched debates on news television, print continues to be seen as the most important source of informatio... Read More

WarnerMedia to take movie channels off air in India

NEW DELHI, Oct. 15 -- American multinational mass media and entertainment conglomerate WarnerMedia International has announced the shutdown of the HBO SD (standard definition) and HD (high definition)... Read More