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  • Shailesh Kapoor: It's time for the 'Indian Permanent League'

    Shailesh Kapoor: It’s time for the ‘Indian Permanent League’ Posted on 17 Apr,2014 | under TV Trail IPL has shown over the last four years that it can set new benchmarks in consistency, writes Shailesh Kapoor

  • Shailesh Kapoor: Adventure? You're in the wrong country!

    Shailesh Kapoor: Adventure? You’re in the wrong country! Posted on 04 Apr,2014 | under TV One would hope that shows like Khatron Ke Khiladi do their bit in making a small difference in creating more exposure for a largely inward-looking populace, writes Shailesh Kapoor

  • Shailesh Kapoor: Cricket under threat from the Digital Generation?

    Shailesh Kapoor: Cricket under threat from the Digital Generation? Posted on 28 Mar,2014 | under TV The sport needs to find its coolness back, writes Shailesh Kapoor. An overhaul may be required sooner than later

  • Shailesh Kapoor: Adult Television: A Matter of Time?

    Shailesh Kapoor: Adult Television: A Matter of Time? Posted on 24 Mar,2014 | under TV Even as the censor board gets liberal with cinema, allowing fairly explicit content, albeit with an A-certificate, our television struggles. And the chances that such a channel will happen soon appear bleak, writes Shailesh Kapoor

  • Shailesh Kapoor: Elections, Cricket& More: The Year of Male Viewership?

    Shailesh Kapoor: Elections, Cricket& More: The Year of Male Viewership? Posted on 14 Mar,2014 | under TV The male viewers are increasingly wielding more power while controlling the remote, notes Shailesh Kapoor

  • Oh Womaniya: From Salma Sultan to Rakhi Sawant

    Oh Womaniya: From Salma Sultan to Rakhi Sawant Posted on 07 Mar,2014 | under TV It’s Women’s Day tomorrow and Shailesh Kapoor presents his list of 5 women who have created a strong impact on Indian television

  • Shailesh Kapoor:Getting ready for Satyamev Jayate 2.0

    Shailesh Kapoor:Getting ready for Satyamev Jayate 2.0 Posted on 28 Feb,2014 | under SATYAMEV JAYATE In its first season in 2012, the show made a sizeable impact on the socio-political environment but there was a sense that it had become a blind spot in its second leg, recalls Shailesh Kapoor

  • Shailesh Kapoor: Fact Check: Daily Soaps - Regressive or Progressive?

    Shailesh Kapoor: Fact Check: Daily Soaps – Regressive or Progressive? Posted on 21 Feb,2014 | under TV The majority, and the top success stories amongst Hindi GEC shows, have worked on the opposite premise – that of progress and change, writes Shailesh Kapoor

  • Currency Research Crisis: IRS Today, BARC Tomorrow?

    Currency Research Crisis: IRS Today, BARC Tomorrow? Posted on 07 Feb,2014 | under TV It’s a question that’s been bothering many since the IRS 2013 was released. Esp given the impact on business, writes Shailesh Kapoor

  • Shailesh Kapoor: Rahul Gandhi and We, the Interview-Starved Nation

    Shailesh Kapoor: Rahul Gandhi and We, the Interview-Starved Nation Posted on 31 Jan,2014 | under TV When you have nothing specific to say, Arnab Goswami is the last person you want around you, writes Shailesh Kapoor on the Rahul Gandhi interview on Times Now which “dominated the news landscape this week”

  • Ready for a ratings-dark year?

    Ready for a ratings-dark year? Posted on 24 Jan,2014 | under BLOGS While content and marketing teams may still survive it, the real problem will be for media planners and buyers, writes Shailesh Kapoor

  • Shailesh Kapoor: 2014-15: Time for Hindi Non-Fiction Overhaul

    Shailesh Kapoor: 2014-15: Time for Hindi Non-Fiction Overhaul Posted on 17 Jan,2014 | under TV The ability for non-fiction programming to get new audiences to a channel, and its ability to create excitement in the advertiser community, are reasons enough for channels to invest in this category of content aggressively, writes Shailesh Kapoor

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