If online video wants to be taken seriously, it should learn a few lessons from TV on metrics and monetisation
Raazi and Veere Di Wedding are just two films that have worked. There is nothing more to be read into them
Can the man in charge at the I&B ministry take some decisions to facilitate the growth of Indian media and entertainment?
They have lost a fifth of their audience share in three years
This Ministry of Information and Broadcasting, like most others before it, seems focused on the micro rather than the macro
Deranking fake news sites, starving them of advertising money and media literacy programmes could help tackle the issue better than regulation
Much of the hullabaloo raises questions from the Indian perspective
Films employ 0.24 million people directly and almost three times as many in indirect employment
Because almost half the revenue of the media industry comes from pay; the context exists
Must all media align itself to the govt? Is there a news market for Indians who didn't vote for the ruling party?
What will it take to rid media metrics from the politics of the industry they cater to?
The real crisis is monetisation, not content
Less hate and fake news, a more growth-oriented ministry and a benchmark for the Indian media industry are my new year wishes
The proposed merger of 21st Century Fox with The Walt Disney Company raises piquant questions for Star India
Kwan, Ormax, Dream Theatre or SureWaves among other emerging firms are helping build a robust ecosystem for India's media and entertainment industry