Radio Mirchi, India's No. 1 radio station, started operations in the US on Saturday with its first station going on-air in the tri-state area of New York, New Jersey and Connecticut with a frequency of 1600 AM.
With an eye on the South Asian diaspora, which forms a significant portion of the ‘immigrant’ population in these cities, the content promises to be a combination of the best in Bollywood music, infotainment and comedy.
ZEE5, the largest over-the-top (OTT) digital entertainment platform for language content, has entered into a partnership with Malaysia’s premier telecom operator Celcom. The partnership, according to a top company executive, will provide Celcom customers with a secure and convenient payment mode, through Apigate’s direct carrier billing API (application programming interface), to subscribe to ZEE5’s content bouquet.
The Ministry of Information and Broadcasting (MIB) has issued a notice informing all broadcasters that the online module for submitting applications for new TV channels is now operational on web portal www.broadcastseva.gov.in dated 4 February 2019.