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Jammu and Kashmir government asked to stop unauthorised broadcast of Pakistan channels Union information and broadcasting minister Venkaiah Naidu has expressed his concerns against the Pakistan channels being aired in Jammu and Kashmir (J&K) and asked the government to stop the diffusion. The minister is afraid of these channels due to possible anti-India ideas and […]


Direct-to-home (DTH) operators need 68 additional transponders to accommodate more television channels on their platform. The requirement of satellite transponder capacity for DTH services has been increasing with increase in demand for high-definition (HD) channels. Until 31 March 2017, the number of satellite transponders in use for DTH stood at 104. Venkiah Naidu, Minister of […]


The Ministry of Broadcasting and Information (MIB) has requested the Department of Space to stop Asia broadcast Satellite (ABS)’s signals, in an attempt to deter illegal TV channel distribution in the country. The communication satellites operator is actually transmitting signals in India with the absence of a licence from the ministry. It is operating a […]