Why food is big biz on TV?blur=25

With changing consumer tastes and exposure to global cuisines, channels are looking at food-based programming as a strong bet to lure viewers

Synjini Nandi Jul 20, 2012 10:17 PM

Discovery, Adhuna Akhtar join hands for new TLC show?blur=25

TLC is all set to further strengthen its India-based programming with new show ‘Be Blunt’. The show will go on air from July 16, 2012

Abid Hasan Jul 9, 2012 8:08 PM

IMPACT Annv Spl: 7 magic moments of television?blur=25

Rahul Johri, Discovery Networks Asia Pacific, highlights the seven magic moments that generate global interest in the Indian television industry.

Rahul Johri Dec 20, 2011 7:24 AM

Discovery Channel reveals new on-air look?blur=25

Discovery Networks Asia-Pacific (DNAP), a division of Discovery Communications, is unveiling the new on-air look of Discovery Channel across 34 countries. The new look premieres in India on October 17, followed by the rest of the region on October 30 at 6.00 am.

exchange4media Staff Oct 17, 2011 9:08 AM

Discovery gets curious with new series?blur=25

Discovery Channel has announced a new series ‘Curiosity’ that seeks to uncover the truths behind life’s most challenging questions - what would it be like if you could live forever? What would happen if aliens attacked? Is there a parallel universe? How will the world end? Why is sex fun?

exchange4media Staff Sep 23, 2011 11:05 AM

Lisa + Jewellery + TLC = OMG!?blur=25

Gold prices may be sky-rocketing, but that hasn’t stopped TLC from launching a series on jewellery. The new series by the lifestyle channel celebrates the country’s eternal love for jewellery. The India-centric series, ‘Oh My Gold!’ (OMG!), will be hosted by actor and model Lisa Ray. The series will go on air from July 11, 2011.

exchange4media Staff Jul 4, 2011 10:46 AM

Relevance, innovation key drivers for infotainment & lifestyle?blur=25

As television in India matures and different niches find their place, one genre that has seen much action is Infotainment and Lifestyle, courtesy players like Discovery and National Geographic. But is the advertiser interested?

Fatema Rajkotwala May 26, 2011 8:59 AM

Satisfying the curiosity of young Indians?blur=25

 Today, the international footprint of Discovery is huge. Presence in more than 180 countries, 40 languages and more than 1.5 billion cumulative subscribers. It makes an interesting story as to how the network still thrives on the same idea that it was launched with, which is to provide new and refreshing content.

Rishi Vora May 17, 2011 9:51 AM

Discovery Channel launches Bangla feed?blur=25

Discovery Channel has announced the launch of its Bangla feed. With this launch, Discovery Channel will now be available in five languages – Bangla, Hindi, Tamil, Telugu and English.

exchange4media Staff May 11, 2011 9:09 AM

Rahul Johri on Discovery Networks’ regional forays and the best job in the world?blur=25

Discovery Networks has had an eventful 2010 with a series of new shows, new channels, revamping the old ones (TLC) and expanding the reach of Discovery Channel by launching it in Tamil, and then in October this year, in Telugu too. exchange4media catches up with Rahul Johri of Discovery Networks, who was in Bangalore to launch the channel’s new series, called ‘Ecopolis’.

Tuhina Anand Nov 12, 2010 7:07 AM

Discovery Networks adds two more channels - Discovery Turbo & Discovery Science?blur=25

Continuing with its trend to launch on national dates, Discovery Networks added two new channels to the Discovery bouquet on January 26, 2010 -- Discovery Turbo and Discovery Science. With this, the number of channels in the Discovery Network goes up to five. Rahul Johri, Senior Vice President and General Manager - India, Discovery Networks Asia-Pacific, spoke to exchange4media on the two channels.

exchange4media Staff Jan 29, 2010 7:23 AM