Netflix may test low-cost mobile subscription in India

LOS ANGELES, March 21 -- American streaming service Netflix is looking to expand its local user base in India by introducing a low-cost mobile option for subscribers. Currently the video-on-demand pl... Read More

Netflix bets on stories with local voice but global appeal

Los Angeles, March 20 -- If you thought India's love for Netflix Originals was limited to the much acclaimed action drama Sacred Games, its first locally produced original released last year, you're m... Read More


Mumbai, March 15 -- In the middle of the 2018 Diwali season, a strange spectacle played out in the movie landscape of Tamil Nadu. In the most consequential blockbuster window of the year, actor Vijay'... Read More

Doordarshan adopts guidelines for gender sensitive programming

New Delhi, March 14 -- In an effort to make television programming more gender balanced and progressive, public service broadcaster Doordarshan has brought in a set of new guidelines on gender sensiti... Read More

Digital media powered growth in India's M&E industry in 2018: Report

New Delhi, March 13 -- India's media and entertainment (M&E) sector grew 13.4% year-on-year to touch Rs.1.67 trillion in 2018, powered by digital platforms that grew 42% to Rs.16,900 crore during the ... Read More

'Andhadhun' to release in China as 'Piano Player'

New Delhi, March 11 -- The journey for director Sriram Raghavan's critically acclaimed black comedy thriller Andhadhun hasn't quite ended. The film co-produced by Viacom18 Motion Pictures and Matchbox... Read More

Peppy Punjabi music wins more hearts across India

New Delhi, March 11 -- With pep, bling and bounce, Punjabi music is winning hearts across India, powered by a data revolution, streaming audio and deep influence of Punjabi culture on Bollywood. Punj... Read More

'Captain Marvel' scores over 'Badla' in Hollywood's show of strength

New Delhi, March 11 -- The past weekend may be a success story for everyone but unsurprisingly, Hollywood has scored over Bollywood yet again. American superhero film 'Captain Marvel' is looking at op... Read More

11 state channels brought on satellite network through DD Free Dish

New Delhi, March 9 -- In yet another effort to reach out to the north eastern part of the country, state broadcaster Prasar Bharti brought 11 more state Doordarshan channels, including five channels o... Read More

'Badla' competes with 'Captain Marvel' at box office this Friday

New Delhi, March 8 -- It's a tough fight between Hollywood and Bollywood in theatres this week. Crime thriller Badla directed by Sujoy Ghosh starring Amitabh Bachchan and Taapsee Pannu is an interest... Read More