We bring you a roundup of the news that made headlines this past week

exchange4media Staff Sep 28, 2019 10:00 AM

Supriya Sahu?blur=25

Sahu, a senior IAS officer, had been appointed to the post in 2016

exchange4media Staff Sep 27, 2019 3:12 PM

Top broadcasters lap up all 27 DD Direct slots, pump in Rs 130 crore?blur=25

At the 31st auction of its free-to-air direct-to-home platform FreeDish on 20 and 21 October, Doordarshan earned an amount of Rs 130.30 crore through its sale of 27 slots. The highest bid was above Rs 5 crore

exchange4media Staff Oct 24, 2016 8:01 AM

MIB all set for a revamp; DG Doordarshan yet to take charge?blur=25

While MIB is planning to revamp the ministry post Sunil Arora’s exit, Supriya Sahu is likely to take charge as Director General, Doordarshan post TN elections

Abid Hasan Apr 22, 2016 8:05 AM

Supriya Sahu & Fayyaz Sheheryar to join Doordarshan, AIR as DGs?blur=25

Supriya Sahu, Former Joint Secretary, Ministry of Information and Broadcasting (MIB) is likely to join Doordarshan as Director General. Also, Fayyaz Sheheryar, All India Radio acting Chief is set to join All India Radio as Director General

Abid Hasan Feb 26, 2016 12:58 PM

I&B Min calls for Indian set top boxes at DAS Task Force meeting?blur=25

I&B Minister Prakash Javadekar insisted that the process of digitisation should give options to consumers, affordable rates and include Indian set top boxes in the equation

Abid Hasan Oct 9, 2014 7:03 PM

Video: Supriya Sahu on digitisation Phase III & IV and FDI?blur=25

The Joint Secretary, Ministry of Information and Broadcasting says that an Inter-Ministerial Committee has been constituted to consider TRAI's recommendations on FDI

Abid Hasan Mar 10, 2014 8:33 AM

Infrastructure & availability will lead to innovations in b'casting, say experts?blur=25

With the policy landscape & regulatory dispensation lagging behind the technology advances, industry experts are looking at the Govt to bridge the gap & set a forward looking roadmap

Abid Hasan Sep 16, 2013 8:57 AM

Our digitisation Phase II figures are census & data-based: Supriya Sahu?blur=25

The Joint Secretary of MIB speaks about the current digitisation scenario and the wide discrepancies between the Government’s and cable operator’s figures

exchange4media Staff Mar 23, 2013 7:48 PM

2-min video: DAS delay not in anybody’s interest: Supriya Sahu?blur=25

Supriya Sahu, Joint Secretary, MIB speaks about the status on Phase II digitisation and impact of hike in import duties on set top boxes

Abid Hasan Mar 8, 2013 7:51 PM

Reporter’s Diary: Can we bell the cat on October 31??blur=25

With barely 52 days left for the digitisation process to kick in, there are some issues that still remain unaddressed, says reporter Abid Hasan

Abid Hasan Sep 8, 2012 8:59 PM

Digitisation is an idea whose time has come: Supriya Sahu, MIB?blur=25

The Jt Secy, Ministry of Information & Broadcasting, asserted that digitisation deadline will not be delayed further & the govt is constantly monitoring on-ground developments

Noor Fathima Warsia Sep 1, 2012 8:05 PM

Stage set for lively debates @NewsNext 2012 today?blur=25

Supriya Sahu, Alan Quartly, Jawahar Sircar, Vikram Chandra, Barun Das and many more to discuss the growth of news broadcast industry

exchange4media Staff Aug 31, 2012 7:29 PM

Govt defers decision on digitisation by a week?blur=25

With barely two weeks to go for the digitisation deadline, uncertainty hangs over the process with the Govt yet to take a decision on postponing the date

Abid Hasan Jun 18, 2012 3:07 AM

Will digitisation deadlines be met??blur=25

Representatives from Ministry of Information & Broadcasting, distributors, and cable operators highlight challenges facing digitisation

Abid Hasan May 8, 2012 10:47 PM

Cable industry gears up to meet digitisation deadline?blur=25

Digitisation of cable television would lead to better quality viewing and revenues, but the transition won’t be an easy one, say industry leaders

Abid Hasan Feb 27, 2012 9:02 AM

Supriya Sahu is new Joint Secretary, I&B Ministry?blur=25

Supriya Sahu, a 1991 Tamil Nadu cadre IAS officer, has been made the Joint Secretary, Ministry of Information & Broadcasting (MIB). Prior to this, she has been Director – Broadcasting in MIB.

exchange4media Staff Oct 12, 2011 8:31 AM