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Digital Media

Now, likes of Netflix & Amazon Prime under govt regulation

New Delhi, Nov 11 (IANS) Now content providers such as Netflix and Amazon Prime are under the ambit of Ministry of Information and Broadcasting, through an order. Online news portals have too been brought under it. The notification, which was...

Google’s digital media sales lowest in 6 years in Q2 2020

New Delhi, Nov 1 (IANS) Hit by pandemic-related cuts in ad spend, Googles digital media revenues fell by 7 per cent in Q2 2020 to $38.3 billion, causing its market share to fall from 29 per cent in Q1 2020...

OTT Gold Rush: Big bucks for makers, sawdust for backers

The cinemas have been closed for over seven month now. There was no new entertainment on television either for a long time. How long could you see repeat telecasts on the television? And we were all quarantined. The first...

OTT set for explosive growth in India as Jio plans 5G roll out

New Delhi, Oct 22 (IANS) In a socially distanced world, over-the-top (OTT) video and data consumption are witnessing a steep surge in India and led by Jio Platforms that has committed to launch an India-built 5G network in the...

We still have much work to do in India market: Netflix

New Delhi, Oct 21 (IANS) Content streaming giant Netflix has reported slow growth in its third quarter (July-September period) despite the social distancing times, admitting that it has much work to do in countries like India which are lagging...

Coolie No. 1, Chhalaang, Durgavati among 9 new films set for OTT release

Mumbai, Oct 9 (IANS) Despite cinemas gearing up to open on October 15 all over India, a new set of hyped films have been confirmed for OTT release over the next months. On Friday, Amazon Prime Video announced a...

RIL to create India’s No 1 OTT & broadcast platform, not keen on Sony deal

New Delhi, Oct 6 (IANS): Reliance Industries Limited (RIL) does not seem to be keen on a deal with Sony Pictures for a stake sale and merger in Viacom 18. As per sources, Mukesh Ambani led RIL is not keen...

As Dhonis turn web series producers, Sakshi shares inside info

BY SIMRAN SETHI, Oct 1 (IANS) Former India captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni and his wife Sakshi plan to score in a very different game than cricket. They are foraying into OTT space with a web series. Sakshi and MSD launched...

Microsoft imparts digital skills to 7.7 lakh Indians in pandemic

New Delhi, 1 Oct (IANS) Microsoft on Wednesday announced it has trained close to 774,000 learners in India as part of its global skills initiative launched in June this year, to help 25 million people worldwide gain more digital...

Digital media uncontrolled, courts should make rules for it first: Centre to SC

New Delhi, Sep 21 (IANS) In the Sudarshan News controversy, the Centre has reiterated that there is no need for the Supreme Court to embark on an exercise to lay down guidelines for print and electronic media in the...

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I could do everything because I wasn’t associated with a political party: Sonu Sood

By Yashika Mathur (IANS): Sonu Sood, who was lauded for his efforts to send migrants home safely during lockdown last...