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NDTV Profit launches Ideas for Change campaign

December 6, 2008

NDTV Profit, the 24-hour business news channel from the house of NDTV Networks, has launched a campaign called Ideas for Change to elicit suggestions on fighting terror. The campaign invites people, especially from corporate India, to share their ideas on how terrorism can be curbed.

The campaign was launched on December 1 through a daily show of the same name on the channel anchored by Shaili Chopra. On the show, which is shot on locations outside the studio, chief executive officers and other people from the business community share their ideas, calling for change.

Shivnath Thukral, managing editor, NDTV Profit, says, “Through this campaign we aim to reach out to one and all and give them a chance to share their constructive ideas, views and suggestion on how to fight terrorism.”

“We want CEOs to use their experience in drafting a blueprint which will help us all to contain this terror. I urge every corporate citizen, every Indian to take a step forward and join us in this campaign.” Thukral says.

The channel will sift through the ideas submitted on the various digital platforms and choose the ones that can be published as a charter. The document will be submitted to the home minister, P Chidambaram, and the Prime Minister, Dr Manmohan Singh. The Ideas for Change is being promoted primarily on the NDTV Networks channels.

NDTV Profit launches modified Money Mantra show

June 13, 2008

NDTV Profit, the No. 2 business news channel, has launched the modified format of Money Mantra, which focuses primarily on investment awareness and opportunities for the common masses.

The only Hindi programme on the channel, Money Mantra will be hosted by Pankaj Pachauri. This half-hour weekly show will premiere on June 20, 2008, airing every Friday at 7:30 pm, with a repeat telecast on following Sunday at 12:30 pm.

Reliance Money is the title sponsor for the show, which was launched today at BSE by Shivnath Thukral, Managing Editor, NDTV Profit; Sudip Bandyopadhyay, Director and CEO, Reliance Money and Pankaj Pachauri, Executive editor and Prime time anchor, NDTV in the presence of Rajnikant Patel, Managing director and CEO, BSE Ltd.

Money Mantra will focus on investing in India in the context of macro economy and will help enhance investor knowledge base. The show aims at educating and guiding its viewers to not just invest in a particular financial instrument but also provide the rationale behind it through an in-depth subject analysis.

Shivnath Thukral said, “Money Mantra has been one of the most successful shows on NDTV Profit and we are very happy to relaunch the show in its new avatar. This show continues in Profit’s overall scheme of focusing on the small investor, their concerns and needs for judicious investments. Over the next few weeks, Profit will be launching several new shows to meet the needs of investors looking for safe investment options.”

NDTV Profit presents NextGen’s Budget

February 5, 2008

Find out what today’s youth thinks about the budget. Hosted by Namrata Brar this interactive show will feature reputed B-schools students and take their opinions on the budget.Catch the first episode of this four part series on Friday, February 8, 2008 at 10:30 pm with a repeat telecast on Saturday, February 9, 2008 at 8:30 pm only on NDTV Profit.

NDTV Profit lines up special shows on the Union Budget

January 29, 2008

Taking further steps into its constant endeavor in providing viewers meaningful and easy-to-understand insights into the business world that impacts their lives, India’s leading business channel, NDTV Profit, today announced a lineup of special shows on the upcoming Union Budget 2008-09. The shows will include previews, reviews, and expert opinions on the budget and its impact on all sections of our society.

The shows will analyse the union budget to make it lucid and understandable to a wide range of people from the layman to corporate big-wigs covering a wide array of topics on its impact on working professionals, students, ordinary households, big corporate houses, taxation and rural and farm sector.

TheOneAlliance adds TV Today to its bouquet

December 4, 2007

TV Today Network has entered into a strategic tie up with TheOneAlliance, a joint venture between SET India and Discovery Communications India to distribute its channels – Aaj Tak, Headlines Today and Tez.

TV Today is a leading news network and has made significant inroads in the International market by launching in US, UK and Continental Europe. With an eye on the future, the network has decided to tap into the domestic subscription market.

G Krishnan, CEO TV Today said, “This is a key development and I am glad we are going to be a part of the One Alliance bouquet. I firmly believe that as a network if we continue to provide compelling content, the viewers will be willing to pay for the channels. I am certain that subscription revenue is going to gather significant momentum in time to come.”

Gurjeev Singh Kapoor, head of SET Discovery said, “SET Discovery has always been keen on partnering with the best channels in every genre so as to provide our viewers a wider choice. It gives us pleasure to have 3 channels from TV Today: Aaj Tak – being the No.1 Hindi News channel, Headlines Today and Tez in TheOneAlliance Bouquet. These channels from the TV Today group would further strengthen TheOneAlliance Bouquet.”

The other channels in TheOneAlliance include Sony Entertainment Television, Max, Sab TV, PIX, AXN, Animax, Discovery, Discovery Travel & Living, MTV, Animal Planet, NDTV 24X7, NDTV India, NDTV Profit, Nick, Ten Sports and VH1.

NDTV Profit launches three new shows

December 4, 2007

NDTV Profit, India’s leading business channel, will showcase three new shows this December that would encompass the Indian Corporate and Financial world to the viewers.

The three new shows – ‘Analyse This’, ‘India Inc. Season – 5’ and ‘Ernst & Young – NDTV Profit What’s The Big Deal’, will be a refreshing addition to the channel’s bouquet of trend-setting business programming at the end of the year.

Shivnath Thukral, Managing Editor, NDTV Profit said, “From its inception NDTV Profit has established itself as one of the leading business news channels in India. We believe in providing our viewers meaningful and easy-to-understand insights into the business world. With India on the threshold of becoming a global economic superpower, the interest in the Indian Corporate and Financial world has amplified. These new shows are another step in our efforts to simplify all the crucial moves and issues that often baffle viewers and present them with insights, expert opinions and analysis for a better understanding.”

‘Analyse This’ will provide lucid and expert insights into the business and economic environment of the country for viewers feeling lost in the web of numbers, charts, graphs and data. The show anchored by NDTV Profit’s Abheek Barman, will feature a panel of the biggest names in business and expert policymakers to discuss and debate business, policies and the economy and their impact on people’s daily life. The show will air every Monday to Thursday at 7:00 pm.

‘India Inc. Season – 5’ will air every Monday at 8:30 pm. This season of the weekly show will review the status of economic reforms since India’s first reforming Finance Minister became the Prime Minister. The team of India Inc. will discuss the economy with the captains of Indian industry like N. R. Narayana Murthy, Adi Godrej, Gautam Thapar, K V Kamath, Niranjan Hiranandani and Sunil Bharti Mittal, among others, about the progress so far and what remains to be done.

‘Ernst & Young – NDTV Profit What’s The Big Deal’ will be a half-hour monthly show that will closely examine the most talked about mergers and acquisitions, FDI’s setting up funds, private equity and hedge funds, global players buying stakes in Indian firms and other aspects related to the growing Indian industry. The show will be anchored by Arijit Barman.