ESPN, Star made party in plea against sharing sports telecast

The Delhi High Court has allowed the plea of Star India Pvt Ltd and its sister concern ESPN Software India Pvt Ltd to be made party in a case dealing with implementation of a law which provides for mandatory sharing of feed of cricket matches held in India with Prasar Bharati.

Four companies bid for BCCI`s TV, mobile and internet rights

Four companies namely ESPN Star Sports (ESS), Multi Screen Media (Sony), Bennett & Coleman (BCCL) and a consortium involving TV-18 and Reliance have submitted their bids to BCCI for broadcast, internet and mobile rights in India for a period of six years starting from July 2012 till March 2018.

`Actor` Tendulkar allowed to claim tax deduction

Sachin can claim tax deductions pertaining to earnings from modeling in advertisements.