Tag Archive: Sun TV

Aug 04

India’s Sun to launch six new channels

Tweet India’s leading regional broadcaster Sun TV Network is planning to launch six channels this financial year and invest Rs 1.6 billion in buying movies for telecast rights. The network is scheduled to launch a children’s channel, Malayalam, within a month. Read more: India’s Sun to launch six new channels | News | Rapid TV …

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Jun 08

India needs independent media regulator

Tweet Sun TV’s fall from grace is just one instance of the huge gaping hole in media regulation in India [ Images ]. It happened partly because there are no clearly defined cross-media caps. Nor is there anything that states whether politicians or their relatives can or cannot own media vehicles and under what conditions. …

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Feb 21

India’s Sun TV hikes rates

Tweet India’s regional-language media billionaire Kalanithi Maran is bumping up advertising rates at his Chennai-based Sun TV Network Ltd, on the back of strong audience numbers and growing media penetration across South India. Maran is betting big advertisers will be prepared to pay more to reach the lucrative non Hindi-speaking consumer markets his network delivers. …

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