MIB cancels 5 Sony Pictures Network India license

The Ministry of Information and Broadcasting (MIB) has today cancelled five TV licenses of Sony Pictures Network India (SPN).

The cancellation leaves the number of permitted private satellite TV channels at 910 as on 31st October 2019. The number of cancelled TV channels as on 31s October 2019 stands at 287. The non-operation of the channel could be the reason behind the cancellation. …

MIB okays launch of Vijay Music, B4U Hitz & B4U Plus among 15 new licenses

The Ministry of Information and Broadcasting (MIB) has in the last few months approved more than a dozen new TV licenses from various broadcasters. The licenses are yet to be operationalized post the ministry approval. Star India and B4U Television Network licenses are among the notable new licenses. …

MIB okays launch of Zee Picchar, Zee Punjabi & Zee Thirai among 30 name change approvals

The Ministry of Information and Broadcasting (MIB) has in the last few months approved more than two dozen name change approvals from various broadcasters. Many of the licenses have already been operationalized post the ministry approval. Zee Entertainment and Discovery Communications license are among the big changes….