Discovery Communications buys majority stake in FoodFood

The focus will be on improving FoodFood’s distribution and sales with Discovery taking over responsibilities for the channel’s advertising.

exchange4media Staff May 13, 2016 1:52 PM

There is no point in Discovery taking a partnership and not growing it: Arthur Bastings Prez & MD Discovery APAC

Arthur Bastings, President and MD of Discovery Networks Asia Pacific, has reiterated the company’s endeavour to improve and expand its digital presence in India

Abhinn Shreshtha May 13, 2016 8:08 AM

Rahul Johri appointed CEO of BCCI

Rahul was last serving as Discovery Networks Asia Pacific’s Executive VP and General Manager for South Asia. He will take on his new role starting June 1, 2016 onwards

exchange4media Staff Apr 21, 2016 4:29 PM

Rahul Johri appointed CEO of BCCI

Rahul Johri, EVP & General Manager of Discovery Networks Asia Pacific has been appointed as the CEO of BCCI & will start his new role from June 1, 2016.

exchange4media Staff Apr 20, 2016 4:29 PM

We believe in the incredible media landscape in India-- J B Perrette

At an event held in Mumbai recently, J B Perrette, President, Discovery Networks International, shared some insights about the growth strategy for Discovery and how the network is embracing the new digital revolution

Ronald Menezes Apr 7, 2016 8:09 AM

Discovery Channel to premier 'GANGA: HIMALAYAN DESCENT' on April 15

The program aims at revealing the story of the Hindu’s holy pilgrimage and its tributaries that support India’s thriving ecosystem

exchange4media Staff Apr 5, 2016 1:31 PM

Broadcasters line-up colourful programming mix to celebrate Holi

With the festival of Holi around, most of the channels have lined up something exclusive ranging from action movies, animations and special shows, while few have taken a different route to raise awareness about saving water

exchange4media Staff Mar 23, 2016 8:41 AM

The biggest thing about Discovery is we never go off-brand - Rahul Johri

Discovery's Rahul Johri talks about fulfilling viewers' desire for knowledge, maintaining strategic brand associations as well as brand consistency, and producing content that enriches the viewer's life

Abid Hasan Aug 19, 2015 8:10 AM

Discovery Channel celebrates 20 years in India on August 15

The channel will air a special celebration marathon on August 15 and 16, of its most iconic programmes

exchange4media Staff Aug 14, 2015 3:50 PM

Every year Goafest has been bigger and better for Discovery: Rahul Johri

Goafest is the only festival of its kind in India, both in terms of scale and form that offers a platform to showcase and reward the best work in the industry. It has been an ideal platform for Discovery to launch six unique content channels, says Discovery’s Rahul Johri

exchange4media Staff Apr 9, 2015 8:25 AM

 Two top appointments to boost Discovery Communications' global sports strategy

Jean-Thierry Augustin has been appointed the President-Sports Strategy and Development of Discovery Networks International; Peter Hutton named Eurosport CEO

exchange4media Staff Jan 16, 2015 3:33 PM

Guest Column: Towards a bigger, better and bolder year

Rahul Johri, Executive Vice President and General Manager, South Asia & Southeast Asia, Discovery Networks Asia-Pacific, on the network's growing strides in Indian television

Rahul Johri Jan 7, 2015 8:26 AM

Investigation Discovery now available on Airtel digital TV channel #133

Aimed at the passionate Indian viewer, ID features provides fascinating true stories of human nature

exchange4media Staff Nov 11, 2014 5:06 PM

All kids channels provide the same kind of entertainment except Discovery Kids: Rahul Johri

Our content excites the smart kid, it's not mindless, says Rahul Johri, Executive VP & GM, South Asia, Head of Revenue South East Asia, Pan Regional Ad Sales, DNAP. The channel has launched a new animated series Kisna

Abid Hasan Oct 15, 2014 7:57 AM

Discovery bets big on India, invests $ 2 billion in programming

The country delivers 40 per cent of the viewership in the Asia Pacific region, said JB Perrette, President, Discovery Networks International, talking about the impressive

Ankur Singh Sep 22, 2014 8:14 AM

Discovery firms up India growth strategy with exclusive programming

Discovery will focus more on Indian content. The company plans to soon launch more than 100 multi-genre series across its 11 differentiated networks

exchange4media Staff Aug 30, 2014 10:48 AM

Discovery’s three new channels go on air from today

Hindi entertainment channel ID - Investigation Discovery & two HD channels – TLC HD World and Animal Planet HD World go on air from today. With this, Discovery’s network portfolio now includes 11 channels

exchange4media Staff Aug 2, 2014 9:29 AM

Discovery ropes in Vijay Rajput as Advisor, Commercial Operations

Rajput, who took charge from July 6, joins in from ESPN Software India (now Star Sports), where he was COO. He has over 29 years of multi-functional experience

Abid Hasan Jul 9, 2014 8:22 AM