Zee Entertainment Enterprises Limited News
#LifeIsMusic’s Sanchit Mhatre is following the footsteps of his mentor, Taufiq Qureshi
The young musical protege speaks about how music changed his life…
Wake up at 5.30 am, leave home in Dadar to get to the engineering college in Panvel in time. Leave college at 5 pm, get home by 7 pm and get down to working on assignments and preparing for tests and exams. Click here to read more
#LifeIsMusic’s Sarang Kulkarni is holding on to the lineage of Pandit Vishnu Digambar Paluskar
Sarang Kulkarni, the 24 year-old great grandson of one of the first few disciples of Pandit Vishnu Digambar Paluskar, who founded the Gandharva Mahavidyalaya in 1901, lives with his father Pandit Rajan Kulkarni in Pune and much like the three generations before him plays the Sarod.
A contestant on #LifeIsMusic, his dedication towards the instrument, the skills he possesses and his maturity in thought reinforces the faith that Hindustani Classical music is in good hands. Excerpts from an interview; Click here to read more
Music maestro Taufiq Qureshi reminisces about his father, the legendary Ustad Allah Rakha Khan
Tabla maestro’s youngest son speaks about learning music from his father…
The youngest son of the house, Taufiq Qureshi had music of the Ustads playing in his ears since the time he entered his humble home in Dargah Mohalla, behind the Makhdoom Ali Mahimi Shah Baba Dargah, as a 6-day-old. At almost any given point in the day, the sound of the tabla would echo in the corridors and rooms of the home. Click here to read more
Zee Entertainment Enterprises Limited to launch a new channel named Zindagi!
The new channel will focus on catering to viewers with stories with universal emotions
TV network Zee Entertainment Enterprises Limited (ZEEL) Monday announced that it will launch a new Hindi general entertainment channel Zindagi nationally June 23. The latest offering will focus on catering to viewers with stories with universal emotions. Click here to read more
Zee launches Ditto TV: Will Shahrukh Khan endorse it?
The superstar who is the brand ambassador for DishTV might be approached for Ditto TV as well
Subhash Chandra Goel’s Zee TV was one of the first TV channels to be launched in India and the first Hindi general entertainment channel (GEC) in the country. The parent company, Zee Entertainment Enterprises Ltd (earlier Zee Telefilms) has the distinction of having many innovative products in its portfolio. After successfully launching comprehensive web portal India.com, Zee has now launched Ditto TV – an ‘on the go’ television viewing experience. The venture is a tie-up between Siemens and Zee, and it will soon be catering to the UK, UAE, Australia, New Zealand and USA (in that order). Click here to read more
Zee’s Ditto TV to air BIG CBS Prime and BIG CBS Love
With this partnership, Ditto TV has ramped up its offering to 27 channels, with plans to scale up to 50 channels
Ditto TV, India’s first OTT (Over-The-Top TV) distribution platform from Zee New Media (the digital arm of Zee Entertainment Enterprises Limited (ZEEL), announced the addition of BIG CBS Prime, a general entertainment channel and BIG CBS Love, India’s first international women’s entertainment channel to its kitty. With this, Ditto TV has ramped up its offering to 27 channels, with plans to increase this to 50 channels very soon. Click here to read more