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Doordarshan’s DD Sports is all in for future partnerships with private producers. The public broadcaster is endeavouring at boosting its audience base, with new programming. DD Sports already airs content revolving around indigenous sports of India and covers local sporting events and films on popular Indian sportsmen, including Olympians. The channel is in talks with […]


Doordarshan (DD) has made its selection regarding the supply of encrypted MPEG4 STBs for Freedish, its direct-to-home (DTH) platform. The five manufacturers concerned are Millennium technology, KMTS Engineering, BGM holding Company, Velankani Electronics and Modern Communication and Broadcast System. With this new development, the channel carrying capacity of Freedish will be increased to 104 channels […]


The Indian public broadcaster Doordarshan has started the exercise to strengthen its free-to-air (FTA) sports channel, DD Sports. DD has decided to acquire live/deferred live media rights to sporting properties and sports documentaries from production houses and sports management agencies.   Following the announcement, DD has issued two proposals inviting production houses/sports management agencies with […]