Prasar Bharati (PB) has clarified that the Mail Today story – ‘Scam stink as DD to hire DTH it could have bought’ published on Monday – was “factually incorrect, conjectural, malicious and defamatory”. PB board officer on special duty (OSD), Dhiranjan Malvey said in his written rebuttal that the broadcaster decided to hire facilities for […]
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Prasar Bharati board member (personnel) Shiv Kumar was asked to vacate his official residence the day his tenure ended on October 28 this year. Officially, he could have stayed there till December 2011. But he had to vacate his house on the midnight of his last day in office. But Prasar Bharati officiating CEO Rajiv […]
NEW DELHI: Doordarshan has denied that its plans to modernize its direct-to-home platform, DD Direct Plus, by leasing it out for operation and maintenance to a private party will result in any loss to the pubcaster. DD sources told indiantelevision.com that DD Direct Plus was expected to get an annual fee of Rs One billion each from the 54 channels that will beam on MPEG 2 and Rs 1.5 billion each from the 96 channels that will beam on MPEG 4.