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Murdoch plans to launch Sun with Sun group

May 9th, 2007

Media mogul Rupert Murdoch is entering the Indian newspaper space in association with Chennai-based Kalanithi Maran, owner of the Sun group. The Sun, the flagship publication of Murdoch’s News Corporation, is in talks with Maran’s Sun group to launch an English tabloid in the country. Sources close to the development said the tabloid was likely […]

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Sun TV aircraft purchase questioned

May 5th, 2007

AIADMK supremo Jayalalithaa today questioned the “urgency shown” by the Director General of Foreign Trade in clearing the purchase of two aircraft at a cost 236.94 crore by Sun TV network recently. In a statement, she said the application submitted on December 12, 2006 had been cleared on January 5, 2007 in a “lightening speed”. […]

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Sun Network launches Chutty T.V on Sunday

April 27th, 2007

Sun Network, the pioneer for many happening in the media world and the world’s third largest Television Network will launch the first ever 24 hours Cartoon Channel in Tamil in the name of Chutti TV. The Network announced that it will be a free channel for a few months. The kids channel will be aired […]

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Super Singer Junior on Vijay TV

April 27th, 2007

Vijay TV’s Super Singer Junior, the hunt for Tamil Nadu’s kid singer in a reality format, which is gaining popularity among the young and the old alike, moves onto the next phase as the competition gets tougher, said a spokesperson of Vijay TV. The kids now have to excel each other and fight for their […]

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Raj TV Network operating profit rises 118%

April 11th, 2007

Raj Television Network Limited (BSE: 532826; NSE: RAJTV), a regional broadcaster and media company, has posted Revenues (unaudited) of Rs. 386.42 million (up 22.64%), an Operating Profit of Rs.183.19 million (up 118%) and a Profit after Tax of Rs. 107.17 million for the financial year ended March 31, 2007. At a meeting held today, the […]