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Interview:

Shah Rukh Khan: Could Never Release Ra.One In 3500 Prints If Not For Digital; 50-60% Digital Prints
Shah Rukh Khan: There Needs To Be More Film Based Digital Content; Would Like To Keep Ra.One Alive On Digital
Cannot Penalize An Entire Industry Because Of A Few Black Sheep – Neeraj Kalyan, President, T-Series

Investment & M&A

Affle Raises Rs 50 Crore From Japan’s D2 Communications
Dainik Bhaskar Invests Rs 15 Crore In EdServ
Loylty Rewardz Raises $4.4M From Canaan Partners
Testing Czars, FINO, Saankhya Labs, enStage, What’s On India, Raise Funding From Intel Capital

Chart Of The Day

– Chart Of The Day: Common Service Center Roll Out , August 2011
Chart Of The Day: Number Of Private Radio Stations In India
Chart Of The Day: Active vs Inactive Connections For New Telecom Operators In India
Chart Of The Day: Broadband Connections Decline In Key Indian States

Other Updates:

– Updated: Disney To Buy Indiagames Promoters Stake For Rs 94.56 Crore; What Will Change?
– Delhi Police Registers Case Following Digvijay Singh’s Complaint Against Offensive Internet Posts
– Naspers Launches Payment Gateway PayU In India
– STAR India Launches Star Plus App For iPhone & iPad; Review

Apple Co-Founder Steve Jobs Passes Away
Indian Govt’s $35 Tablet Finally Launches As Aakash; Costs Rs 2250
Ibibo Appoints Krishna Motukuri As Managing Director, E-Commerce
Komli Becomes Exclusive Licensee Of Jivox’s Video Platform In APAC

Qualcomm Makes Management Changes; Gets Stay On India 4G License Cancellation
Sulekha.com Launches Property Site; Our Take
Nokia Restructures Global Sales Network; D Shivakumar To Head IMEA Region
Ra.One Social Game Could Change The Relationship Between Film & Gaming Businesses In India

Indian Govt Asks ISPs & Telcos To Install Interception Equipment; Testing BlackBerry Interception
Phone.cc: How Netcore’s Is Trying To Provide A Workaround For TRAI SMS Spam Regulations
FDI Limit In FM Radio Raised To 26%
MyDala Raises Another $3.6M From Info Edge

News Digest

News Digest: 2G Scam, BSNL, Nokia, Walmart, Milestone Interactive & More

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Convergys Appoints Marife Zamora to Managing Director for Asia Pacific, EMEA
Minglebox.com Launches Android App for CAT Preparation
Hindus pray for Steve Jobs, saying he was “Hindu at heart”
Interface, Inc. Making Good on Global Transparency Pledge for Its Products
Manav Rachna International University, first North Indian University to introduce RFID Smart Degree Certificate
Now a Mobile App That Will Help You Patao Chicks!
Puerto Rico’s Open Mobile Selects Bridgewater Solution for New LTE Network
IT&E Chooses Jinny Software to Provide Total Messaging Solution
Komli Media and Jivox Announce Strategic Video Partnership across Asia-Pacific
EXL Acquires Trumbull Services from The Hartford

Useful Lists:

– Deals: VC, PE & M&A In Internet, Mobile, Media in India
– Short Code Services in India
– Circlewise List Of Telecom Operators in India
– Statewise Broadband Subscribers In India
– Digital Payment Companies in India
– Advertising Networks in India