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29 April, 2008

FT India: The buzz is rising

Thoughts on a New Year molestation

The Sting has Lost its Thing

Hindi News: channels of cheap thrills

MySpace, MTV team up to host US presidential chat

Harry Potter sets new sales records in US, Canada

Harry Potter publisher to take legal action against retailers

Will Harry Potter kill himself?

Zee to launch youth channel ZeeNext

BSkyB gives loyal customers discount

China allows media to report on national emergencies

Iran's Press TV channel to ‘take on’ the West

Parents monitor kids’ use of media, finds survey

Pakistan government puts media curbs on hold

PEMRA laws dangerous, US warns Pakistan

Religion being distorted on major news media in US

Saffron Media launches travel news portal

UK probes Rupert Murdoch’s huge media influence

Turner Classic Movies to show old films on internet

Channels to keep 90 days downlinked programmes

Virgin Media loses 47,000 customers as row with Sky continues

Russia’s National Broadcasting Company launches 12 new pay-TV channels

Old media says it can take on new media and survive

Australian media groups join hands to fight for press freedom

Television shows in Iran ordered to show prayer scenes

NetTV has many takers in Europe

New Zealand launches free-to-air digital TV

Nation-wide meeting in US on media violence and kids

FCC urges harsh laws against TV violence

Top television channels defend airing Cho’s video

Virginia Tech University shooting triggers debate over negative role of media, culture

Singapore’s anti-smoking TV ads shock kids

New Australian rules let merger of major media houses

Air Deccan vs CNN - IBN

Showtime Arabia re-launches its channels

US court throws out Child Online Protection Act, 1998

Pakistan TV channels off the air in Chief Justice sacking aftermath

EU releases updated rules for Europe’s audiovisual media

Saudi Arabia to introduce media education in school curriculum

Contempt of court: Pak TV channel tenders apology

Pope Benedict XVI decries ‘destructive’ aspects of media, internet

India kills more journalists than other SAARC nations

TV channels say they’ve come clean on phone-in shows

China tightens curbs on media ahead of crucial communist party meetings

BBC to go ahead with free digital satellite TV service

South Africa to switch over to digital TV, to have more channels

Canadian broadcaster Astral Media to buy Standard Broadcasting Corp

Despite difficulties, APN reports record profit

Stories from Hollywood is Jon Peter Lewis album

Ofcom warns Sky over plans to withdraw free channels

Are bloggers the key to the future of news media in the United States?

Channel 4 quiz programme cheating viewers?

Roger Waters in Mumbai: Review

Roger Waters in Mumbai on Feb 18

49th Grammy Awards, Feb 2007: The Dixie Chicks bags album of the year Grammy Award

Hindustan Times Mint: Day One Review

After axing AXN, Priya Ranjan Dasmunshi angry at more `indecent' TV channels

Media worries Media worries US parents more than sex, alcohol

Vidzapper, Internet TV directory, launched

Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows release date announced

China's digital TV operators asked to provide 6 analogue channels

Rupert Murdoch hands out $100 million each to his six children

Allan Thompson's The Media and the Rwanda Genocide: New book analyses media role in Rwanda genocide

Moscow tightens media controls after Putin-gymnast rumor

France may ban anorexia promotion in media

FOX India applies for licenses for TV channels

Cable TV operators can provide IPTV

SET MAX new ‘Talking Films’ campaign unveiled

Emap sells its last unit to Guardian Media Group, Apax

Pakistan government rules out live coverage during elections

News Corp buys religion website Beliefnet

Violence in media bigger threat than smoking

Warner Bros to launch branded channels worldwide

BBC Trust okays high-definition TV channel

Chinese firms Enlight Media, Hurray! merge

Dog the Bounty Hunter off air after Chapman’s racial slur

Virgin Media superfast broadband to be launched

‘TV nanny’ Claire Verity’s qualifications under scanner

License to adult TV channel sparks row in Taiwan

Channel 4 show Bringing Up Baby draws flak for child exploitation

Rupert Murdoch plans Wall Street Journal makeover

Axiom.TV family-focused internet TV channel launched

Israeli Arabs being kept out of Israeli media, shows study

Zee Turner threatens to cut off 34 TV channels in Bangalore

US House passes federal media shield law favoring reporters

Amid tough times, BBC starts going digital

New USA Today weekly edition to be launched outside US

Court denies media access to Utah mine tragedy probe

Oprah Winfrey tops Forbes' list of TV’s top 20 earners

CBS airs Kid Nation amid protests

Lionnel’s Kashmir Again video now on YouTube

Shanghai Media Group plans English-language news channel in China

Citizen journalism radically differs from mainstream media

Conservative columnists rule US editorial pages

TMZ.com to start TV show

NDTV - Kingfisher to launch NDTV Good Times

Rowling spells it better in Hallows

Court finds ex-media mogul Conrad Black guilty of fraud

Ofcom to consult public on BskyB plan for pay-TV channels

Journalists accuse Lanka govt and mil rebels of gagging media

Media sector, online ad sales growing fastest in India

Most journalists in US donate to Democrats, left-wing groups

Glam Media is No.1 in the women's online property

Viacom-TV18 announce joint venture

Zee Marathi movie channel Zee talkies

Russian Union of Journalists asked to vacate its HQ

Self-regulation guidelines for India’s TV channels

Lindsay Lohan hottest celeb, says Maxim

AOL buys Third Screen Media

Iraqi police keep media cameras off bombing sites

Walt Disney travel channel goes interactive

MySpace launches online TV channels

71 private satellite TV channels await green signal

Bhutan debates the merit of television

Media slams South Africa’s ‘self-censorship’ Bill

BBC to launch CBeebies and BBC Entertainment in India

Kamera to supply channels to Vodafone Egypt

BBC, ITV to launch free digital satellite service

Pakistan gagging media, says Human Rights Watch

12 newspaper firms and Yahoo! agree to share content, sell ads

Warner Bros makes movies, TV shows available through BT Vision

Global meet on how media can help children in misery

Media in Zimbabwe warned for biased reporting

Most TV stations in Thailand consider audiences as consumers, says study

Shakira live for you in Mumbai on March 25, 2007

Media’s focus turning hyper-local, warns report

Hyper-competition to be hallmark of media scene in 2007

Television news, newspapers in US take a beating

Phone-ins: Erring TV channels face criminal proceedings

BskyB may lose if it does not strike deal with Virgin Media

Xinhua Finance Media set for US ADR offering

Canada’s free tabloid 24 hours launched in Calgary, Edmonton

Koffee with Karan - Season 2 Review

World Cup Cricket on SET MAX

UK crackdown to hit TV quiz channels hard

HT Media launches Mint in alliance with WSJ

Metro Now newspaper ready for launch in Delhi

What's in store for Shilpa Shetty after Big Brother?

No more reality TV shows, swears Shilpa Shetty after Big Brother win

Star Movies returns to Mumbai on February 5

What's in store for Shilpa Shetty after Big Brother?

Art Buchwald goes -- in his inimitable style

Nau baj gaye kya? KBC fever builds up

 Jessica Lall murder: Media playing judge, says angry Jethmalani

Beyond news, 24 x 7

Sidney Sheldon dies at 89

ULFA ultimatum to TV channel: Prove charges or leave Assam

New Hindustan Times WSJ business newspaper named Mint?

Shah Rukh Khan vs Amitabh Bachchan in KBC: Screw the comparisons

UTVi business TV channel from UTV set to roll

Such a complex world needs a good explanation!

LOLcats help you die, and live

FE editor Sandipan Deb quits to head RPG magazine division

Liberty Global considering bidding for Virgin Media

Channel 4 buys 50% stake in Emap’s music TV division

CNN-IBN, NDTV India steal the show at News Television Awards

Carlyle Group planning to acquire Virgin Media

Newspaper sales rise worldwide

11 new Indian FM radio stations start broadcasting


Iron Maiden, Sepultura & Aerosmith to perform in Bombay / Bangalore in 2007

Don't poke fun at Madrasi chicks!

Is the murder of Lan Chengzhang a warning to China's media?

China initiates points based penalty system against `muck-raking' print media

Internet TV broadcaster JumpTV adds 11 more channels

Sky digital terrestrial TV DTT subscription service launch un UK

Daniel Radcliffe goes nude in play Equus soon, semi nude photos enrage parents

 A piece of shoddy writing from Rashmi Bansal

Nonsense about halal chicken in Christmas menu

Tata One lakh car is really a figment of imagination

The Lionbridge poaching debate: Vulturo and Rashmi Bansal offer their takes

Tripathiji on pets

GreatBong tackles the Domestic Violence Act

The economics of Motherhood


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