Tag Archives: DTH

(Updated) Unfair Price Rise by ESPN STAR force DTH Operators to pull off HD Channels

Before on-field battle between India-Pakistan Cricket series begins, battle was started between official boradcasters ESPN-STAR and various DTH Operators. ESS has raised price of its HD channels from Rs 40 to Rs 140, which is huge price, and in protest … Continue reading

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Ridiculous channel packages by TATASKY

DTH operator TATASKY is well known for its after sales service & good Customer Care service. But one thing many of its customers agree (asĀ  per different forums) is that channel packaging by TATASKY is worst. Their move to remove … Continue reading

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Radio on DTH, will we get it in India?

Radio on DTH splits broadcasters Should radio be a part of the direct-to-home (DTH) broadcasting bouquet? The question has the country’s media industry sharply divided. Though some DTH platforms offer radio (mainly state-owned All India Radio and satellite radio WorldSpace), … Continue reading

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Videocon eyes one crore DTH subscribers; to start services on May 1

Videocon eyes one crore DTH subscribers; to start services on May 1 Diversified business house Videocon Group is making an ambitious foray into the direct-to-home services with plans to garner one crore subscribers in the next six years. The group, … Continue reading

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Politics Direct-To-Home

http://www.indiantelevision.com/mam/headlines/y2k9/apr/aprmam9.php Political advertising money has started moving to the DTH sector. Dish TV and Tata Sky have firmed up ad deals with the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and are in talks with other political parties, including the Congress, as India … Continue reading

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DTH in India

Here is the summary of DTH operators in India regarding technical aspects and some advantages & disadvantages which user may face depending upon their views about the service As of 18 Jan 2009. Number of channels may vary as channels … Continue reading

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TATASKY – Time to Change!

Launched in August 2006, TATASKY (referred as TS later)has come far way now competiting with India’s 1st and only DTH operator (then) – DISH TV. Although started under shadow of SKY UK and channel lineup dominating from STAR group, it … Continue reading

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