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What drives content in Southern GECs?

Fiction continues to drive the GECs in the South, but the balance in terms of genre offering is being restored as GECs are toying with more non-fiction offerings, say industry experts

Deepa Balasubramanian Mar 14, 2014 9:14 AM

Fiction rules the roost; while innovation is crucial for non-fiction in the south

Experts from the south talk to exchange4media about the content that works in the market and the importance of innovation for non-fiction content

Deepa Balasubramanian Feb 14, 2014 9:15 AM

Guest Column: Decoding the distinct DNA of South Indian news channels

In a bid to increase viewership, news channels down South offer content that goes beyond regular news. But how further away can news channels go from news in the race for numbers, asks Asianet News Network's C Shyamsundar

C Shyamsundar Feb 11, 2014 8:28 AM

Sun Group launches movie channel

Kiran, the popular Malayalam music channel from Sun Group's stable, has been re-packaged and re-launched as a full-fledged movie channel

Deepa Balasubramanian Aug 5, 2013 8:40 AM

Asianet shifts to DISH network in the US

US satellite pay-TV provider DISH has announced the addition of Asianet, Asianet Plus, Asianet News and Asianet Movies to its lineup

exchange4media Staff Jun 22, 2013 8:41 AM

Having been born in media, I am sure to last only in media: Suresh Selvaraj

Selvaraj recently quit as the CEO & Executive Director of Asianet News Network. He says there are miles to go and he will be back after a short leisure break

exchange4media Staff Mar 30, 2013 8:36 PM

Suresh Selvaraj bids adieu to Asianet

Selvaraj has quit as Executive Director and CEO of Asianet News Network. Shyam Sundar will now be at the helm of the company

Deepa Balasubramanian Mar 29, 2013 6:48 PM

Suresh Selvaraj bids adieu to Asianet

Selvaraj has quit as Executive Director and CEO of Asianet News Network. Shyam Sundar will now be at the helm of the company

Deepa Balasubramanian Mar 28, 2013 1:41 AM

Asianet announces steps to restore trust in media

Asianet News Network has announced steps to restore confidence in media and has also urged all other media companies to follow suit

exchange4media Staff Dec 10, 2012 3:52 AM

Top news channel honchos @NewsNext 2012

Barun Das of Zee News, Vikram Chandra of NDTV & many more will discuss and debate steps to take the news channel industry forward

exchange4media Staff Aug 28, 2012 7:28 PM

Asianet Movies lines up special fare for Onam

Asianet Movies is banking big on movie premieres, celebrity interviews and comedy shows to draw eyeballs during Onam festival this year

Abid Hasan Aug 23, 2012 7:13 PM

Asianet Movies to launch on Jul 15

Asianet’s objective behind the launch is to consolidate its entertainment offer in the regional market

exchange4media Staff Jul 12, 2012 7:47 PM

Media Pro clarifies Asianet is a pay-TV channel

Media Pro has alleged that Kerala-based MCOA is making false statements about Asianet being a Free to Air channel in order to scuttle due payments

exchange4media Staff Jul 7, 2012 7:21 PM

Asianet News appoints Pradeep Thomas as Regional Manager

In his new role, Pradeep Thomas will be responsible for overseeing the sales of three states i.e. Karnataka, Tamil Nadu and Andhra Pradesh

Abid Hasan Mar 19, 2012 8:09 AM

Asianet appoints Suresh Selvaraj as ED & CEO

After a 13-year stint in Outlook Group, Suresh Selvaraj joins Asianet News Network (ANNPL) as its Executive Director & CEO

exchange4media Staff Feb 14, 2012 1:16 PM

Asianet News Network appoints Suresh Selvaraj as ED & CEO

After a remarkable 13-year stint in Outlook Group, Suresh Selvaraj joins Asianet News Network (ANNPL) as its Executive Director & CEO

exchange4media Staff Feb 13, 2012 5:07 PM

Celebrating Onam – Part 2: Festivities galore, but shaky markets put a damper on ad volumes

Continuing with our series on how the South is gearing up for Kerala’s biggest festival Onam, Part 2 takes a look at what the major television players have lined up for the festival, who are the biggest advertisers this season and what kind of ad volumes are being seen...

Sai Prasanna Sep 2, 2011 9:31 AM

Asianet’s ‘Munch Dance Dance’ goes on air from Aug 20

Asianet has introduced ‘Munch Dance Dance’, a new reality show to find the most talented dancer in Kerala.

exchange4media Staff Aug 22, 2011 9:28 AM

Asianet News appoints C Shyamsundar as CEO

C Shyamsundar has been promoted as the Chief Executive Officer of Asianet News Private Limited (ANPL).

exchange4media Staff Apr 28, 2011 9:07 AM

Asianet News appoints HS Balram as Director

In Asianet News, HS Balram, who’s career spans over 38 years in top media houses, will also be looking after Suvarna News.

exchange4media Staff Apr 20, 2011 8:28 AM