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K Madhavan named president of The Walt Disney Company India and Star India

April 14, 2021 2:54 pm

In his new role, Madhavan will drive the strategy and growth of the media giant in India, with responsibility for the Disney, Star and Hotstar businesses and operations spanning across entertainment, sports and regional channels, and direct-to-consumer.

Star India acquires Cricket South Africa media rights till 2024

November 25, 2020 12:30 pm

The 'Men in Blue' are scheduled to tour South Africa thrice in this period. The first of these tours, comprising three Tests and as many T20Is, will commence in 2021-22.

Told to pay Rs 38,000 a day for police guards at pvt hospital, Peter Mukerjea moves court

March 23, 2019 11:05 am

Mukerjea, through his advocates, filed a plea before the court stating that officials of the state-run JJ Hospital, where he was admitted after complaining of chest pain, had “compelled” him to deposit Rs 18,597 to discharge him.

Winning India cricket rights will give Sony 'monopoly': Executive

March 14, 2018 2:58 pm

India's huge market is a major draw for sponsors and advertisers, who often plan product launches around major cricket events and book advertising slots in advance.

With takeover of 21st Century Fox, Disney to get new push in Indian market

December 15, 2017 9:42 am

Disney will also have a larger role to play in the Indian film industry, where it has invested in the past through UTV. The company could plan to return to the local language market, at present Disney has been promoting Hollywood movies in India. 

Murdoch-led companies acquire Screen, VC Circle

March 11, 2015 1:48 am

Star India, a fully owned subsidiary of 21st Century Fox, announced the acquisition of Screen, an entertainment brand owned by The Indian Express Group.

STAR wins Team India sponsorship rights

December 10, 2013 3:07 am

The Indian team would have been without a sponsor after this month as Sahara had pulled the plug on its deal.

Star India bags Indian cricket team's title-sponsor rights

December 09, 2013 4:40 pm

Star now holds all three important rights: broadcasting,series title,team sponsorship.

Five in fray for Team India sponsorship

December 07, 2013 3:17 am

The BCCI will be open the tenders on December 8.

What the Doctor Ordered

October 30, 2013 5:02 am

Star India has reportedly purchased rights to adapt American tele-series Grey’s Anatomy