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  • Shailesh Kapoor: Award Shows: Moneybag for Bollywood, Ratings for TV

    Shailesh Kapoor: Award Shows: Moneybag for Bollywood, Ratings for TV Posted on 13 Jan,2017 | under TV TRAIL The award show is a moneybag. It’s a TV event packaged with a sponsor who’s willing to pay the top dollar to be associated with the property, writes Shailesh Kapoor

  • Shailesh Kapoor: Get Ready For A Deluge Of Singing Reality Shows

    Shailesh Kapoor: Get Ready For A Deluge Of Singing Reality Shows Posted on 06 Jan,2017 | under TV The big non-fiction highlight of the new year is going to be the sudden influx of shows in the singing reality genre, writes Shailesh Kapoor

  • Top 5

    Top 5 “Gamechangers” on Hindi GECs in 2016 Posted on 23 Dec,2016 | under TV Shailesh Kapoor’s much-read view on the gamechanging shows of the year kicks off our Lookback 2016 series

  • 2016: Television's Tough Year

    2016: Television’s Tough Year Posted on 16 Dec,2016 | under TV Kicking off our lookbacks is Shailesh Kapoor with his view on how television has been in Twenty-Sixteen

  • Shailesh Kapoor: Death Of The Obituary

    Shailesh Kapoor: Death Of The Obituary Posted on 09 Dec,2016 | under TV The demise of the Tamil Nadu Chief Minister was news big enough to dwarf everything else that was happening around us, including the hot topic for November – demonetisation., writes Shailesh Kapoor

  • Life after Arnab

    Life after Arnab Posted on 02 Dec,2016 | under TV Irrespective of whether you watched Arnab Goswami or not, or what your replacement anchor is, a vacuum has certainly been left behind, writes Shailesh Kapoor

  • Shailesh Kapoor: Perspective: Entertainment Can Wait When It Needs To

    Shailesh Kapoor: Perspective: Entertainment Can Wait When It Needs To Posted on 18 Nov,2016 | under TV The entertainment industry is notorious for having perspective problems, writes Shailesh Kapoor

  • Shailesh Kapoor: Notes & Votes: When News Becomes Too Hot To Handle

    Shailesh Kapoor: Notes & Votes: When News Becomes Too Hot To Handle Posted on 11 Nov,2016 | under TV TRAIL Journalism can be dizzy and exciting on days like these. As can be news consumption, writes Shailesh Kapoor

  • Shailesh Kapoor: Arnab Goswami: Newsperson turned Newsmaker

    Shailesh Kapoor: Arnab Goswami: Newsperson turned Newsmaker Posted on 04 Nov,2016 | under TV TRAIL Goswami’s real contribution lies in changing the news format on Indian television, across channels and languages, writes Shailesh Kapoor

  • Shailesh Kapoor: ADHM: When Audiences Rejected Patriotic Blackmailing

    Shailesh Kapoor: ADHM: When Audiences Rejected Patriotic Blackmailing Posted on 28 Oct,2016 | under TV TRAIL It’s one thing to watch news and build your opinion. But here, we had patriotic blackmailing at play, writes Shailesh Kapoor

  • Shailesh Kapoor: The GEC Middle Ground: Good vs. Bad Differentiation

    Shailesh Kapoor: The GEC Middle Ground: Good vs. Bad Differentiation Posted on 14 Oct,2016 | under TV TRAIL The loss of GEC viewership has meant that broadcasters have been left with little choice and they just have to take up the transformation process on high priority, writes Shailesh Kapoor

  • Time for telly to look at customisation to up revenues

    Time for telly to look at customisation to up revenues Posted on 07 Oct,2016 | under TV Are our TV channels doing enough to monetise the huge opportunity around this festive season, asks Shailesh Kapoor

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