Daily Archive: April 29, 2011

Apr 29

Maternal and Newborn Health Programme Research & Advocacy Fund (RAF)’s call for proposals

Tweet The Maternal and Newborn Health Programme Research & Advocacy Fund (RAF) aims to improve maternal and newborn health in Pakistan by funding research and advocacy initiatives aimed at transformational change in policies and practices for poor and marginalised women and communities RAF is an £18. 3 million, 5 year programme by Department of International …

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Apr 29

Reliance Digital TV challenges Tdsat order in SC

Tweet Reliance Digital TV (earlier Big TV), the direct-to-home arm of the Reliance ADA Group, today moved the Supreme Court challenging the directive by the Tdsat setting aside the notification by Trai fixing 35 per cent of the rates paid by cable operators for TV channels. Click here for complete story.

Apr 29

NBTC panel questions candidate qualifications

Tweet The panel selecting the second list of candidates for seats of the new telecom and broadcasting watchdog will meet today to finalise how to proceed after one nominee’s qualifications were recently called into question. Committee member Suwanna Sombatraksasook said the committee yesterday concluded that it had to ask MCOT to provide more information about …

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Apr 29

Cricket World Cup drives surge in online viewing in India

Tweet Online video viewing in India experienced a sharp increase in February and March, driven by the Cricket World Cup, according to analyst firm comScore. In its report, comScore found that in March 2011, more than 37 million video streams were viewed on sports sites, up from 3.4 million in January. Read more: Cricket World …

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