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Star India Bags TV Rights on French Open Tennis

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Media giant Star India has bagged exclusive broadcasting rights for the next five French Open from 2017 to 2021, adding one more global event to its list top sports coverage rights all over the world. The tournament lasts for 15 days to be held annually by the French Tennis Federation. The contract covers media and digital rights besides making Star ...

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Star Sports holds their title sponsorship for Pro Kabaddi League Season 2

Star India – the media and entertainment company has decided to hold the title sponsorship of the second season of Pro Kabaddi League (PKL) that is scheduled to start from July 18. The credit goes to STAR for reviving traditional Kabaddi sport in India, sending shockwaves to the sports advertising industry that it can reap benefits if properly and professionally ...

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Star India Acquires Cinema Relic ‘Screen’

Star India Pvt. Ltd, a Murdoch company, has acquired age-old Screen magazine covering film and entertainment industry for six decades. Owned by the Indian Express Group, the deal was announced on Monday and the deal will mark the end of print edition and transform it into digital-only format for India. Screen’s last edition will hit the stand this weekend and ...

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World Cup 2015: Dordarshan to continue telecasting matches live, Star Proposes separate DD channel

Despite rallying its lawyers such as former cabinet ministers P. Chidambaram and Kapil Sibal, little did Star TV could do to deprive the government-owned broadcaster Prasar Bharati from beaming the World Cup cricket matches live on its channels. However, the Supreme Court on Tuesday extended its interim order for telecast of the matches on the channel but asked Prasar Bharati ...

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IPL Rights: BCCI awards Star India Arm Novi Digital for 3 Years 

Star India subsidiary Novi Digital Entertainment Pvt. Ltd. has bagged the exclusive broadcasting rights for Indian Premier League from 2015 to 2017, for three years in row at a whopping amount of Rs.302.2 crore, the cricket Board has announced. The Marketing Committee of the BCCI, which met in Mumbai on Monday received the bids made for certain Media Rights relating ...

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Star CEO Uday Shankar named media industry Person of the Decade

The CEO of Star India, Uday Shankar, received the media industry’s Person of the Decade award on Friday from Maharashtra Governor C. Vidyasagar Rao at an event attended by top media, marketing and advertising professionals. [ALSO SEE: Uday Shankar pitches for Satyamev Jayate in NYC] Rao described Shankar’s journey from being a print journalist to heading a large media organization ...

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