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Sambhaav Media commences operations of FM Radio Station at Jamnagar

Sambhaav Media has commenced operations of yet another FM Radio Station on November 06, 2018, at Jamnagar (91.9 MHz). With this total 7 stations have been operationalized. Recently, the company had commenced operations at another FM Radio Station at Mehsana (92.7 MHz). Sambhaav Media is engaged in the business of printing and publishing of newspapers and periodicals and also outdoor ... Read More »

Sambhaav Media commences operations at FM Radio Station at Mehsana

Sambhaav Media has commenced operations at another FM Radio Station at Mehsana (92.7 MHz). With this total 6 stations have been operationalized. Earlier, the company had received FM Radio licenses in 13 difference stations under E-Auction of Second Batch of Private FM Radio Phase-III Channels. Sambhaav Media is engaged in the business of printing and publishing of newspapers and periodicals ... Read More »

Esha Media Research launches URLCART.in

Esha Media Research (EMRL) has launched URLCART.in, a url optimization and social media management platform. URLCART’s versatile range of tools will help resolve many of the issues that occur when managing an online campaign. Users will be able to generate analytics reports to better understand customer behavior, buying patterns and more, leverage knowledge to optimize campaign content and tweak media ... Read More »

Scientists develop tool to check fake news on social media

Developed by researchers at the University of Michigan in the US, the tool uses a Platform Health Metric called the Iffy Quotient, which draws data from two external entities: NewsWhip and Media Bias/Fact Checker.  NewsWhip, a social media engagement tracking firm, collects URLs on hundreds of thousands of sites every day and then gathers information on which of those sites ... Read More »

Prime Focus to sell 100% stake of Gener8 India Media Services

Prime Focus has received an approval to sell 100% equity shares by the company of its wholly owned subsidiary, Gener8 India Media Services, to DNEG Creative Services, a subsidiary of the company. The Board of Directors of the company at their meeting held on October 30, 2018, approved the same. Prime Focus the world’s largest independent integrated media services powerhouse, ... Read More »

CARE revises Eros International Media’s bank facilities ratings

Credit rating agency, CARE has revised the ratings assigned to Eros International Media’s bank facilities. The agency has revised rating of long term bank facilities worth Rs 563 crore to ‘BBB-/Stable’ from ‘BBB+’. The rating agency also revised rating of short term bank facilities worth Rs 187 crore to ‘A3’ from ‘A3+’. Eros International Media is a leading global company ... Read More »

Son kills mom, goes missing after leaving message on social media

Udaipur : An 18-year old boy killed his mother and went missing after leaving a suicide-cum confession note on the social media in Banswara city. The incident came as a big shock for the residents when the woman’s body was found on Monday morning. Vivek Panchal son of Kantilal resident of Khandu colony killed his mother DevKanya brutally past midnight after ... Read More »

Banswara remains peaceful, restrictions laid on social media

Udaipur : After two days of tension triggered by the triple murder incident, Banswara citizens breathed a sigh of relief on Monday with the prohibitory orders under section 144 of the CrPC lifted, though the residents have been warned to refrain from posting any sort of inciting comments, pictures or videos on the social media. Internet service was restored after two ... Read More »

Prasar Bharati & Mizzima Media of Myanmar ink an MoU

The Agreement will realize cooperation and collaboration in various fields of broadcasting. It also envisions content-sharing covring a wide range of genres, including culture, entertainment, education, science, news and sports. India and Myanmar have shared history of their independent struggle and Prasar Bhart’s rich archive will help them relive tose precious moments. Mizzima’s Managing Director Soe Myint said that there ... Read More »

Facebook shared data with Chinese phone makers: Media report

Facebook said the agreements with the Chinese companies allowed them access similar to what was offered to BlackBerry, which could retrieve detailed information on both device users and all of their friends, including religious and political leanings, work and education history and relationship status. The agreements date back to 2010, but the Huawei deal would end by the weekend, Facebook said. ... Read More »

Facebook shared data with Chinese phone makers: Media report

Facebook said the agreements with the Chinese companies allowed them access similar to what was offered to BlackBerry, which could retrieve detailed information on both device users and all of their friends, including religious and political leanings, work and education history and relationship status. The agreements date back to 2010, but the Huawei deal would end by the weekend, Facebook said. ... Read More »

15th Asia Media Summit concludes in New Delhi

The awards were given in three categories including humanity, science and environment. The theme of the two-day Summit was ‘Telling Our Stories – Asia and More.’ An array of issues including media business models in new era and emerging technologies in broadcasting were discussed during the two-day long summit. Over 300 representatives and delegates from 41 nations attended the summit. The summit ... Read More »

Language on social media cause of concern: Ravi Shankar Prasad

Union IT minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said the government will not allow India to become a centre for data pilferage. In the backdrop of Cambridge Analytica scam, Minister’s comment once again reinforces the resolve of the government in protecting the privacy of the citizens. Ravi Shankar Prasad also said the centre is committed to the freedom of expression but content ... Read More »

15th Asia Media Summit begins in New Delhi

Information and Broadcasting minister Smriti Irani on Thursday delivered the inaugural address at 15th Asia Media Summit in New Delhi. The theme of the two-day Summit is  ‘Telling Our Stories – Asia and More.’ Represenatives from 29 countries are participating in the Summit. An array of issues including media business models in new era and emerging technologies in broadcasting will ... Read More »

‘Language on social media cause of concern’

At the Summit, Union IT minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said the government will not allow India to become a centre for data pilferage. In the backdrop of Cambridge Analytica scam, Minister’s comment once again reinforces the resolve of the centre in protecting the privacy of the citizens. Ravi Shankar Prasad also said the centre is committed to the freedom of ... Read More »

15th Asia Media Summit begins in Delhi

The theme of the two-day Summit is  ‘Telling Our Stories – Asia and More.’ Represenatives from 29 countries are participating in the Summit. An array of issues including media business models in new era and emerging technologies in broadcasting will be discussed during the two-day long summit. At the occasion, the union minister underlined the need to dehyphenate the need ... Read More »

Asia Media Summit begins in Delhi

The two-day summit will discuss an array of issues including media business models in new era and emerging technologies in broadcasting. The theme of the Summit is ‘Telling our Stories – Asia and More’, represenatives from 40 countries are participating in the Summit. The AMS 2018, an annual summit of the Asia-Pacific Institute for Broadcasting Development (AIBD) Kuala Lumpur, is ... Read More »

‘Splitsvilla’ fame Hritu Zee is ruling social media with her bold pictures

 Hritu Zee, who became popular after participating in season 10 of the reality show ‘Splitsvilla’, almost bares it all in her wild photoshoots. The diva keeps teasing her fans by sharing her alluring pictures on social media. She has never shied away from showing off her bold side. Hritu is a singer, model, psychologist and a motivational speaker by profession. ... Read More »

Modi go back: Giant balloon, social media trend meet PM Narendra Modi in Chennai

CHENNAI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s visit to Chennai has been met with a wave of protests, especially over the Cauvery issue. Protestors have shown him black flags, launched giant black balloons and raised slogans like ‘Modi go back’. This slogan has also been a top trend on social media. The one protest that seems to have caught the imagination online ... Read More »

INX Media case: Apex court to hear Karti’s fresh plea tomorrow

The Supreme Court will on Tuesday hear a fresh plea from Karti Chidambaram seeking to quash  the Enforcement Directorate’s summons against him in the INX Media case. Karti has challenged the summons on the ground that the ED has no jurisdiction to issue such notices based on the FIR lodged by the CBI. A bench comprising Chief Justice Dipak Misra ... Read More »

INX Media case probe: Karti Chidambaram confronted with Indrani Mukerjea

Karti Chidambaram, the son of senior Congress leader and former Union minister P Chidambaram, was brought to the jail in central Mumbai around 11.15 am by a six-member team of the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI), official said. The official said Karti Chidambaram and Mukerjea were brought face-to-face and questioned by the CBI team for about four hours. Mukerjea, a ... Read More »

INX media case: CBI grills Karti Chidambaram

According to sources, the agency sleuths questioned Karti for 7 hours on Friday. The process began at 9 AM and continued for 7 hours. In the process Karti was confronted with many documents seized during the search at various places in relation with INX case.  He was also asked pertinent questions related to the process of FIPB clearance. Special Judge ... Read More »