Karna Gram panchayats` meetings to go live on cable TV

In an initiative aimed at offering a more transparent and result-oriented system of governance, proceedings of meetings of as many as 1,000 gram panchayats in Karnataka will go live over cable TV from March 1 next.

Kalyan East MLA booked for threatening rival cable TV operator

The Thane police have booked a six people including the Kalyan (E) independant MLA Ganpat Gaikwad on the alleged charges of threatening a cable operator with a revolver and bashing him up, the police said today.

Mamata questions govt’s plan to digitise cable TV

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Monday criticised the move saying it will affect poor people as set-top boxes are beyond their reach.

ACTVC to submit status report on cable TV soon

Equipment worth crores of rupees that had been purchased for Arasu Cable TV Corporation during the DMK regime, is lying idle for the last couple of years without any benefit to the common man.

Jaya govt scraps pet projects of DMK regime

Reversing the DMK regime`s pet
projects, the Jaya Govt in TN scrapped housing and insurance schemes named after Karunanidhi.

Govt plans time-frame for digitalisation of cable network

Government today said it was
planning to fix a time-frame to digitalise the entire cable TV
operations in the country.

Consultations on raising FDI in cable TV sector: Govt

In an effort to speed up the digitalisation process in broadcasting, the Ministry of Information and Broadcasting has initiated consultations to see whether the FDI limit in the cable television sector can be increased.

Govt asked to ban Indian films, serials on Pak cable TV

The government in Pakistan was flayed by the opposition on Tuesday for allowing Indian films and serials to be beamed on television and cable, saying they helped to promote Indian culture and spoilt the youth.

SC gives TRAI time till Dec-end to work out cable tariffs

The Supreme Court on Tuesday accepted
telecom regulator TRAI`s plea for more time to work out a fresh tariff regime for cable services.