Jayalalithaa writes to PM on issuing DAS license to ARASU?blur=25

The multi-system operator had applied for the license on July 5 but hasn’t received one till date

exchange4media Staff Dec 18, 2012 6:28 PM

Reporter’s Diary: When boss asks, Why Abid??blur=25

A new journey is about to begin as a new year knocks at the door and reporter Abid Hasan is gearing up for bigger challenges

Abid Hasan Dec 15, 2012 10:43 PM

TRAI steps in to fix carriage fee @Rs 3-5 per STB per year?blur=25

The regulator suggests that broadcasters sign an agreement with cable operators to share the offer of channel packages and carriage fees

Abid Hasan Dec 14, 2012 7:55 PM

TRAI to aid MIB in curbing cable monopolies?blur=25

The Ministry of Information and Broadcasting has sought the views of TRAI on measures to prevent monopolistic operations by MSOs and LCOs

Abid Hasan Dec 14, 2012 7:09 PM


As Chief Operating Officer, Banerji will lead the company’s growth strategy in the TV search, EPG and recommendations space

exchange4media Staff Dec 6, 2012 6:31 PM

What’s-On-India ropes in Sugato Banerji as COO?blur=25

Banerji will lead the company’s growth strategy in the TV search, EPG and recommendations space

exchange4media Staff Dec 5, 2012 8:58 AM

No more DAS relief for Chennai?blur=25

While Madras High Court has declined to extend DAS deadline beyond Nov 19, LCOs & MSOs don’t foresee switching off of analogue signals

Abid Hasan Dec 4, 2012 7:00 PM

Chennai DAS deadline pushed by one month?blur=25

This is the fifth time digitisation deadline in Chennai has been deferred since October 31, 2012

Abid Hasan Nov 30, 2012 6:47 PM

Govt to observe genre-wise blackout for phase II prep?blur=25

To ensure digitisation deadline of Mar 31, 2013 is met, govt plans to switch off channels genre-wise in all 38 cities beginning January

Abid Hasan Nov 27, 2012 7:06 PM

Quick five with Sun Direct’s R Mahesh Kumar?blur=25

“We need to be able to offer a credible and affordable reason to switch to digital,” says the CEO of Sun Direct

Abid Hasan Nov 23, 2012 7:19 PM

Post DAS, analogue signals continue in Kolkata?blur=25

There is still a shortfall of 18 lakh set top boxes and MSOs state that the STB installation process will not be over before December 31, 2012

Abid Hasan Nov 21, 2012 7:09 PM

DAS in Chennai: Hearing extended by one more day?blur=25

The hearing at the Madras High Court is taking place today. The digitisation deadline for Chennai has been postponed thrice

Abid Hasan Nov 20, 2012 7:20 PM

Digitisation picture remains ambiguous in Chennai?blur=25

Three postponements later, digitisation scenario in Chennai continues to be vague, with STB installation yet to pick up

Abid Hasan Nov 15, 2012 6:27 PM

10 more days of DAS relief for Chennai?blur=25

Digitisation deadline has been deferred again in Chennai. The next hearing at the Madras High Court is scheduled for November 19

Abid Hasan Nov 10, 2012 8:05 PM

DAS: Taking stock post week 1?blur=25

Though Delhi & Mumbai have met the October 31 deadline, there are many pockets in the cities that continue to receive analogue signals

Abid Hasan Nov 8, 2012 6:26 PM

Govt firm on Mar 31 deadline for DAS Phase 2?blur=25

Armed with the learnings of Phase 1 of digitisation, the Govt has set in motion the process to meet the DAS deadline of March 31, 2013 in 38 cities

exchange4media Staff Nov 7, 2012 7:18 PM

Chennai DAS deadline deferred again?blur=25

The next hearing of the petition filed by CMCOA for extension of deadline for 3 months will take place on Nov 9

exchange4media Staff Nov 6, 2012 7:18 PM

DAS: Day 5 in a post-digitisation world?blur=25

Kolkata takes a step forward, D-Day for Chennai today, Mumbai and Delhi work towards digitisation despite constraints from LCOs

exchange4media Staff Nov 5, 2012 8:58 PM

Reporter’s Diary: Of Skyfall & blank TV screens?blur=25

Ready or not, digitisation is here to stay, but for those homes yet to receive STBs, it will be a dark Diwali, at least on their television screens

Shanta Saikia Nov 3, 2012 10:04 PM

Four-day relief for Chennai as DAS finally rolls out?blur=25

While the 4 metros still struggle to install remaining STBs, digitisation process has kicked off; DAS deadline for Chennai has been extended to Nov 5

exchange4media Staff Nov 1, 2012 8:08 PM