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Time Networks new strategy for English regional news channel

Times Network Managing Director and CEO MK Anand sees opportunity in English regional news. The network does not have any plan as of yet, Bennett Coleman & Company Ltd (BCCL) has already applied for six new licences. Right now, Time network already has Mirror Now as English news channel and Movies Now 2 for the [...]

Times Networks Times Now goes HD

Times Network, part of Indias largest media conglomerate, is planning to introduce the high-definition (HD) version of Times Now which is in turn a 24-hour English News channel. The Times Now HD launch is likely to take place during the month of August. Times Network already has three HD channels in its collection which include [...]

Times Network launched Movies Now 2 channel

A new channel will soon be added up to the portfolios of Times Network. Movies Now 2 is the name of the channel, which is the fourth English movie channel. the young Indian audience will be the category of people who will be targeted by Movies Now 2. The new-fangled channel will join the other [...]

Times Network boosting HD feeds for English Channels

Times Network is set to motivate subscribers to opt for HD. With the new campaign baptised Raise Your Standard to High Definition, the network is pushing the three HD offerings of its English entertainment channels namely MN+, Romedy Now HD and Movies Now.   Engaged in the promotion of SD to HD conversion, Vivek Srivastava, [...]

Times Network to launch 3 new channels

The Times Network is all set to launch two news channels and one non-news channel. The network will unveil the three channels in the financial year 2016-17. Expanding its presence in the digital space, the network will also launch apps for three of its channels namely Zoom, ET Now and Times Now. The apps will [...]

Ashit Kukian, new president – revenue at Times Network

Times Network has roped in Ashit Kukian as president revenue in a bid to bolster its senior management leadership. The latter was formerly the COO of Radio City. He spent 10 years working for Radio City driving revenues for the brand through traditional and non-traditional sources. Kukian will now be responsible for content, distribution, [...]

Times Now joins UKs Sky

Indian English news channel, Times Now, has made its entry in the English television market after signing a major deal with UKs leading pay TV operator, Sky. The United Kingdom being one of the country with the largest Indian diaspora in the world, the TV channel will initially diffuse Indian contents before broadening into a [...]

Times Network to relaunch Romedy Now HD Feed in India

Times Networks Romedy Now is planning to re-introduce its high definition feed. Romedy Now recently completed its two-year anniversary in India. The channel, which commands around 58 % of the English general entertainment category, had discontinued its HD feed due to lack of demand. Times Network says that distributors are now demanding for a hybrid [...]

Times Network to introduce new channel

Times Network is reportedly introducing a new property channel by the third quarter of this year. The channel, called Property Now, will be a free-to-air channel, according to Television Post. Times Now, which is owned by the Times Group, runs Times Now, ET Now, Zoom, Movies Now, MN+ and Romedy Now in India. Times Network [...]

Times Network rolls out English movie channel MN+

Times Network has added MN+, an English movie channel, to its content line-up. The Network says that the new channel will complement its existing sister channel- MOVIES NOW. The rebranded MN+ will go on-air from 1 July. Times Network has about 1,500 movie titles for its three English channels; Movies Now, Romedy Now, and MN+, [...]