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8 April 2021 Volume 70 Issue No:36

Television | TV Channels

One day to go: Are marketers excited to cash in on the IPL 2021 craze?  
As the country slowly descends into the second wave of the pandemic, a sudden sense of bleakness is on the rise among the populace. More and more people are trying to stay at home because of partial lockdowns, night curfews.  
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Movies | Regional

"Joji' movie review: Dileesh Pothan's Macbeth adaptation is an insightful crime drama  
Dileesh Pothan is widely considered one of the most talented filmmakers in Mollywood. His debut movie Maheshinte Prathikaram that starred Fahadh Faasil was a critical and commercial success, and later, the duo came together to deliver another blockbuster with Thondimuthalum Driksakshiyum.  
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Television | TV Channels

MIB directs private TV channels to spread Covid awareness  
After showing strong signs of flattening the curve, India is again struggling to bring Covid2019 to heel. On 6 April, the country recorded more than 1,15,000 positive cases; a strong indication that the pandemic has returned with a vengeance.   
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Television | Production House

MS Dhoni gets an animated avatar as 'Captain 7'  
Cricketer MS Dhoni and wife Sakshi's production house Dhoni Entertainment has teamed up with Black White Orange Brands (BWO) to create a secret-agent animated universe. The first edition in the universe will be based on the iconic cricketer himself.  
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Television | TV Channels

IPL 2021: MPL renews RCB sponsorship in two-year deal  
Esports and skill gaming platform Mobile Premier League (MPL) has come onboard as the principal sponsor of Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB), renewing its partnership with the IPL team for a period of two years.  
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iWorld | OTT

MX Player, Red Bull & Smule hunt for India's next rap superstar  
With the hip-hop scene in India fast evolving and artists from the country making their mark on the global stage, a new series gives the next generation of rappers a platform to learn from the best and hone their skills. 
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Television | TV Channels

Get ready to groove to multilingual IPL anthem 'India Ki Vibe Alag Hai'  
With the clock rapidly winding down to IPL 2021, Disney+ Hotstar VIP has unveiled a new multilingual anthem, India Ki Vibe Alag Hai, to dial up fans' excitement. Kick-starting the tournament this year with the uproar that brings diverse cultures of India together, the league will once again see fans cheering for their favourite teams.  
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Press Releases
» MN+ brings alive the magic of Oscars with 'Academy Club'
» Sportskeeda becomes the 2nd Largest Sports Website in India - Source: Comscore
» &flix Celebrates superheroes with its new music video 'Awesome In Disguise'
» Bhabhiji is back on News18 Bihar/ Jharkhand to finger the pulse of rural Bihar
More News From Indian Television
Viacom18 appoints Sagnik Ghosh as business head - Colors Bangla
Viacom18 has brought on Sagnik Ghosh as business head, Colors Bangla. Ghosh will be taking over from Rahul Chakravarti who cemented the channel's position as the third ranked GEC in the highly competitive Bengali market. He will be reporting to Viacom18 regional entertainment (Bangla, Odia, Tamil and Gujarati clusters) head Rajesh Iyer...................................................... Read More...
Hansa Research to cease services to BARC and MDL
Hansa Research, the third party agency which measures television rating points (TRP) for Broadcast Audience Research Council (BARC) and Meterology Data Pvt Ltd (MDL), has decided to withdraw its services from 30 July 2021........................................................ Read More...
AIDCF elects Anirudhsinh Jadeja as new president
All India Digital Cable Federation (AIDCF) has appointed GTPL Hathway MD Anirudhsinh Jadeja as the new president of the apex body of digital cable television players. The change has been made as the tenure of DEN Networks CEO SN Sharma as AIDCF president ended on 31 March 2021....................................................... Read More...
More Indian Stories From Elsewhere
»   Global telecom cos keen to expand, set up manufacturing base in India, positive on PLI incentive: Govt
»   Facebook says hackers 'scraped' data of 533 mn users in 2019 leak
    Source: ET Telecom
»   JioFiber offering extra 30 days of validity on annual broadband plans: All the details
»   Maharashtra raises alarm: stocks running out, may have to pause Covid vaccination
    Source: Indian Express
»   Tech, broadband companies in India oppose SpaceX's Starlink India preorders: Report
»   Vodafone Idea corrects incorrect user data, says it lost 2.3 million users
    Source: Medianama
»   How to Activate DND on Reliance Jio, Airtel and Vodafone Idea
    Source: Telecom Talk
»   Tata Sky offering discounts on three set-top boxes: Here are the details
    Source: Indian Express
»   Biden administration makes pitch for higher business taxes
    Source: Live Mint
»   Earthquake: National Center for Seismology sets up more quake-recording instruments around Delhi
    Source: Financial Express
»   Vaccine industry has sacrificed billions of dollars to support the nation: Adar Poonawalla
    Source: ET
»   Airtel XStream, JioFiber, Excitel 100 Mbps and 300 Mbps broadband plans detailed
    Source: India Today
»   This aerospace engineer's firm saves fishermen's lives using satellite tech

Source: BS

»   McConnell Downplays Need For Aid To Home State's Government
    Source: News18
»   All OTT Services, Channels For Free? Samsung TV Plus Service Will Now Let You Do In India
»   SITI Broadband 200Mbps plan at Rs 899: Details, competition and more
    Source: BGR
More International Stories From Elsewhere
»   Actor Thandiwe Newton reclaims original spelling of her name
»   How will Law and Order reflect the reckoning with police portrayals?
    Source: The Guardian
»   Disney Branded TV's Lauren Kisilevsky Upped to Senior VP of Original Movies
»   ViacomCBS International to Acquire WarnerMedia's Chilevisión, Expanding Footprint in Latin America
    Source: Variety
»   FCC Reveals First Group of Emergency Broadband Benefit Providers
»   Spring TV 2021 Summits to Take Place April 26-30
    Source: TV Technology
»   MLB streaming: How to watch your team's 2021 baseball season without cable
»   AT&T TV review: Great for sports fans and cable addicts, but expensive
    Source: CNet
»   What's on TV This Week: 'Hemingway' and 'The People v. the Klan'
    Source: NY Times
»   Report: Meredith considering selling local TV stations
    Source: The Hill
»   Russia builds up massive military arsenal in Arctic, new satellite images show
    Source: NY Post
»   Satellite imagery shows work underway to free ship Ever Given in the Suez Canal
    Source: CNBC
»   Given the dire allegations against him, Matt Gaetz is very well-insulated
    Source: Washington Post
»   Biden's plan to fix America's broken internet, briefly explained
    Source: Vox
»   Satellite manufacturer LeoStella eyeing opportunities in U.S. defense market
    Source: Space News
»   Adtran unit targets 'ultra-low-density' broadband markets
    Source: Fierce Telecom
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