Tag Archives: Star India

Star to introduce premium HD Hindi movie channel soon

Star India is planning to introduce a premium high-definition (HD) Hindi movie channel soon, under the Select brand. The channel will be entitled as Star Gold Select HD and it will be the first premium channel in Hindi by the media company. Launched previously in the Hindi movie cluster as Star Utsav Movies, a free-to-air [...]

Star ready to unveil Maa Movies HD channel

Star India, the Indian media and entertainment company is all set to reveal its new Telugu movie channel, Maa Movies HD. The channel will be the high-definition version of the movie channel, Maa Movies. Set to be launched in the month of February, Maa Movies HD will be available at 25 INR (0.37 USD) on [...]

Star India links up with Voke to deliver sports content in virtual reality  

  Live sporting events are now delivered in virtual reality to fans in India, with the partnering of VOKE and Star India. The company providing virtual reality based viewing of real events and on-demand media, VOKE, announced the collaboration and this brings the Kabaddi World Cup happening in Ahmedabad in virtual reality via Hotstar, the [...]

Star launches Vijay Super for Tamil Nadu

Star India, the Indian media and entertainment company, has introduced a new general entertainment channel for male viewers in the Tamil Naidu, Vijay Super. After receiving its licence to launch Vijay Super in the month of March, Star Indias new channel will soon provide different kinds of movies, soaps and sports content (which are on [...]

Star India introduces Maa HD

Star India, the Indian media and entertainment company, has finally introduced the high-definition (HD) version of its Telugu general entertainment channel, Maa TV. With the HD version of Maa TV Stars HD bouquet now has 21 channels, including four local channels launched earlier: Jalsha HD, Star Jalsha Movies HD, Star Pravah HD and Vijay HD. [...]

Star India secures rights for US T-20series

Great news for the Indian cricket lovers. They will be served with the US T-20 series on Star Indias sports channels. The match to be played between India and the West Indies taking place in Florida, in the United States, on the 27-28 August, will be available to the viewers as well as Indias Test [...]

Star and Ortel to collaborate for DAS based on RIO

Star India, the Indian media and entertainment company, and Ortel Communications, the cable television service provider engaged in the distribution of analogue and digital cable television services, will be signing a pact based on the reference interconnection offer (RIO) for areas of the digital addressable system (DAS). An agreement for non-DAS areas will also be [...]

HD Sports channels soon on Star India

Two premium high-definition(HD) sports channels are soon to be launched by Star India, the Indian broadcaster. The two channels being Star Sports Select HD1 and Star Sports Select HD2 will be screening famous sports events such as the French Open, Bundesliga, F1, English Premier League (EPL) and Wimbledon. The channels are to be introduced in [...]

Star India to air Rio Olympics on 8 dedicated channels

With 8 dedicated channels and a total of almost 3000 hours of Rios Olympics coverage, Indian viewers are bound to big up on Star Indias Star Sports and Hotstar, the OTT service. Kicking off in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil in August, Star India has announced its extensive coverage of the competition, around the clock, in [...]

Star India acquires broadcasting rights of the Tamil Nadu Premier League

Cricket enthusiasts will be thrilled. After the franchise owners of the eight teams in the inaugural Tamil Nadu Premier League (TNPL) Twenty20 tournament has been decided, Star India has secured the rights for its transmission. This new development comes in line with Star Indias weakness for home-grown leagues. In total, there will be 8 teams [...]