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MRSS India announces IPO
MRSS INDIA, an independent Market Research Agency, has announced a total initial public offering of Rs.1, 42, 80,000 at the issue price of Rs 12.75 each
Comedy Central announces new season of Suits
The law firm centric show's fifth season will be aired from June 27 onward on Comedy Central
Star Plus plans Everybody Loves Raymond Hindi remake
The Hindi entertainment channel has bought the rights for the popular English sitcom and also roped in the show’s original writer to work on the Hindi adaptation
Asianet to launch quiz show Sell Me the Answer
Based on the Brit show by the same name, this version will be the first of its kind game show format in Malayalam TV industry and will be hosted by Malayalam actor Mukesh
mid-day to celebrate its 36th anniversary in Mumbai
From June 22 to June 27, city experts across genres will share their vision for Mumbai with solutions to problems for a better tomorrow, said a company statement
LG's Life's Good Happiness study ranks Chandigarh the happiest city
A panel discussion took place which was hosted by Mandira Bedi and was chaired by Niladri Dutta along with Priyadarshini Narendra, Vice President, PQR, IMRB International and Social anthropologist Dr. Amrit Srinivasan
Save Tiger campaign ropes in actor Prakash Raj as ambassador
The campaign launched by news channel, Suvarna News and news paper, Kannada Prabha will be used to create awareness regarding Karnataka’s tiger population with a series of live discussions and grass root level activities
News Republic goes regional, shares BBC’s Chinese, Hindi, Russian & Spanish content
More than 12 million active users of the News Republic news app now can access the BBC World Service news content from BBC Chinese, BBC Hindi, BBC Mundo (in Spanish) and BBC Russian.
ErosNow gains rights for Pakistani channel Hum TV's content
Online entertainment portal ErosNow has announced their content acquisition deal with Pakistani channel Hum TV through which they will offer their subscribers access to the channel’s entire library of shows
CNN-IBN, Ericsson join hands to launch 'Networked India'
The company states that this initiative will identify change makers who are enabling the networked society in India
Goa to host Vth Youth Delphic Games 2016
The Games will be held from February 1-14, 2016 and will have six art categories and over 70 sub-categories with many artistic events and activities
CNN-IBN's holds 3-hour long telethon on road safety on June 3
The initiative will have interaction with Nitin Gadkari, Union Minister of Shipping, Road Transport and Highways along with special stories and packages, dos and don’ts associated with road safety
Bollywoodlife.com holds Social Media Film Awards 2015 for Bollywood
Shah Rukh Khan & Priyanka Chopra declared King & Queen of Social Media by fans
Season 2 of 'True Detective' to premier in India on June 22
The premiere will take place simultaneously with its US premiere at 6.30 am with a repeat telecast on the same day at 10 pm on HBO Defined
AXN to stage world premiere of Hannibal Season 3 on Sony LIV
The world premiere will take place on June 5, 7:30 am onwards. Starting June 13, AXN will introduce a new series in its ‘Fresh from the US’ weekend slot, which will include CSI Cyber and Orphan Black Season 3 every Saturday
dna hosts 7th edition of 'dna Auto Show'
The show that was held on May23-24 received an overwhelming response with over 20,000 people visiting on both days
Jagran among most viewed website in India
According to Comscore release for April 2015, Jagran website is amongst top 20 most visited websites in India
Zabardast Hit 95 FM holds DLF CyberHub Karaoke Nights
The event that was held on May 20 gave audience a chance to show off their singing skills
Network 18 holds 'Modi Sarkar - Year One Dialogue'
The initiative offered a common platform to key policy makers from NDA Government and experts from various fields to engage in a power-packed dialogue
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