Cable operators allege that unregistered local players in rural areas are illegally taking unencrypted feed from DD Free Dish and providing it to customers, which is harming the industry

Aditi Gupta Sep 13, 2023 9:01 AM


TRAI is currently conduction a study on licensing OTT content and will be releasing consultation papers for the same

e4m Desk May 18, 2023 11:26 AM


The order came in response to three petitions filed by Indian Cable Net, SITI Networks and SITI Maurya Ltd. against a leading broadcaster

e4m Desk Mar 4, 2023 10:48 AM


Sources in the industry say one of the major cable operators of Kerala signed the subscriber agreement on February 22 while others are still waiting for today’s court hearing

e4m Desk Feb 23, 2023 8:38 AM


The two factions released statements over the weekend after broadcasters disconnected channel signals to cable operators who refused to sign fresh distribution agreements under NTO 3.0

e4m Desk Feb 20, 2023 9:10 AM


The notice has been sent to AIDCF members who have decided not to raise channel pricing till a case in this regard is being heard by the Kerala HC

Sonam Saini Feb 17, 2023 9:06 AM


Stakeholders say they are optimistic that NTO 3.0 will be implemented today as majority of DPOs, including DTH operators, have already notified consumers about the price hike

Sonam Saini Feb 1, 2023 8:57 AM


Experts believe the amended order is unlikely to be implemented tomorrow because a case against it is pending in the Kerala High Court, which will come up for hearing on February 8

Sonam Saini Jan 31, 2023 9:08 AM


The All India Digital Cable Federation has sought a Rs 12 cap on all pay channels irrespective of genre

e4m Desk Jun 29, 2022 8:34 AM


The deadline has been extended due to the fact that TRAI has issued a consultation paper to address the issues related to 'New Regulatory Framework for Broadcasting and Cable services'

e4m Desk Jun 3, 2022 3:27 PM


The ministry has asked cable operators to install monitoring devices on their headends

e4m Desk Jun 1, 2022 10:37 AM


The broadcasting industry has been arguing that the allocation of frequencies in the 3300-3670 band to 5G services will lead to severe disruption of the satellite services for media & broadcast

Javed Farooqui May 20, 2022 8:46 AM


Arasu will have to pay dues to Sony within two months to avoid disconnection of signals by the broadcaster

e4m Desk Feb 18, 2022 8:50 AM


According to the TRAI report, the total pay active subscriber base of private DTH operators has decreased by 1.4% to 68.89 million in September 2021 from 69.86 million in June 2021

e4m Desk Jan 11, 2022 4:02 PM


As per the revised RIO, Viacom18's sports channels, tentatively named Sports18 and Sports18 HD, have been priced at Rs 9.6 for the operators

Javed Farooqui Jan 6, 2022 8:49 AM


Tamil Nadu Digital Cable TV Operators Association had issued a legal notice to TRAI to issue direction to the pay channel broadcasters against inflating the prices of Cable TV channels

Javed Farooqui Jan 5, 2022 9:03 AM


COWF India, in a letter to PM Narendra Modi, has requested to stop NTO 2.0 from getting implemented, disregard linear TV as part of OTT & make cable operator-friendly amendments in the DAS laws

e4m Desk Dec 30, 2021 9:07 AM


Broadcasters, MSOs, DTH operators, and others have urged TRAI to adopt light-touch regulation on the issue of market dominance in the cable TV business as a stiff competition is already in existence

Javed Farooqui Dec 30, 2021 9:02 AM


Delhi-based All Local Cable Operators Association has written a letter to PM Narendra Modi against the order

e4m Desk Dec 29, 2021 9:04 AM