Tag Archives: Dish TV

Dish TV ups with 23 channels

Dish TV, the direct-to-home (DTH) service provider in India, has upped its number of channels in its portfolio by 23. This will make its total number of channels and services amounting to 615. Nine high-definition (HD) channels alongside 14 standard definition (SD) channels have been added. New HD channels now accounts to 68 and this [...]

CCI seeks TRAI’s opinion on Dish TV-Videocon d2h venture

The Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) has been sought by the Competition Commission of India (CCI) for its views on the joint venture of the two main direct-to-home (DTH) companies in the name of Dish TV India and Videocon d2h. This will provide proof about whether the two companies would breach any anti-trust laws. [...]

DishTV introduces ‘Digishala’ to its viewers

Digishala, a 24×7 TV channel, has been introduced by the DTH service provider, DishTV. The channel is an educational one and is available on LCN number 2036, uniquely on Dish TV. This launch has been done by the government, in view of educating viewers on the numerous digital payment modes. Being a free-to-air channel, Digishala [...]

Dish TV now has Odia film channel on platform

Dish TV, the DTH service provider in India, is extending its regional reach with the addition of a movie channel in Odisha, entitled ALANKAR. The channel is an Odia movie channel which is available around the clock from Odisha Television Network. It is accessible on Dish TV at LCN-851. Presently, Dish TV proffers its audience [...]

Dish TV ups with three new local HD channels

Dish TV, the DTH service provider in India, has added three new local HD channels on its platform. These include Zee Bangla HD, Colors Marathi HD and Zee Marathi HD. They will be accessible for a free preview until 28 December 2016. The number of HD channels oh Dish TVs platform now accounts to 59. [...]

Dish TV unaffected by demonetisation due to its e-payment system

Dish TV, the direct-to-home (DTH) operator, has revealed that the demonetisation process by the government has not really affected the business of the company. This is all due to its electronic payment system. Through its transaction, Dish TV has seen more than 6.5 million transactions through its e-payment until 23 November. For the revealed number [...]

Videocon d2h & Dish TV to enter merger deal

The two direct-to-home service providers, Videocon d2h and Dish TV has entered a merger deal to create a leading cable and satellite distribution platform in India with a total number of 27.6 million subscribers, out of a total number of 175 million TV households. The collaboration will result into the rename of the whole new [...]

Dish TV India to hold its transmissions in MENA as ordered by Delhi HC

The Dish TV India, the direct-to-home (DTH) television operator, will not be able to transmit its programmes in the Middle East North African regions as ordered by the high court of Delhi. However, the company can carry out otherwise only if consent is obtained from the copyright holders of the content or a deal is [...]

DishTV collaborates Shemaroo to introduce ‘Kids Active’

Dish TV, the direct-to-home (DTH) operator has collaborated with Shemaroo Entertainment, the content house for the launch of Kids Active. The service will offer original content including stories, movies, songs, scientific experiment series and many more shows. Kids Active is available around the clock, targeting kids aged six to twelve years. Among the various programs [...]

Dish TV adds four local HD channels

Dish TV, the direct-to-home (DTH) operator in India, will now be offering an additional four new-fangled local high-definition (HD) channels namely; Zee Talkies HD, Colors Kannada HD, Colors Bangla HD and ETV HD. The number of HD channels on Dish TV now amounts to 55. Until the start of November, subscribers of Dish TV will [...]