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  • BollywoodLife.com Awards invites nominations to recognise creators

    BollywoodLife.com, owned by Zee Group, has announced its 2021 edition to recognise and facilitate champions in the digital space of India.

  • Lebanese Anghami raises fresh funding from Dubai’s SHUAA Capital

    Lebanon-based leading music streaming platform Anghami, on Tuesday, raised fresh funds from Dubai-based SHUAA Capital.

  • South Indian actress Kajal Aggarwal picks 15% stake in OKIE Gaming

    South Indian actress Kajal Aggarwal, on Monday, acquired a 15 percent stake in OKIE Gaming, a Mumbai-based gaming platform.

  • Netflix launches new Arabic original series, Paranormal – more coming soon

    Global OTT and entertainment giant Netflix, today announced the release of its next Arabic original series, Paranormal.

  • AltBalaji picks 17.5 percent stake in Tring, a celebrity engagement platform

    Alt Balaji owned by Ekta Kapoor, on Monday announced that the company has invested in the Mumbai-based Tring, a celebrity engagement platform.

  • Egypt’s eSports startup Anubis secures $300K seed funding

    Anubis Gaming, a Cairo, Egypt-based startup on Monday (14 September 2020) has raised $300K seed funding from a regional e-commerce group.

  • Bollywood Star Akshay Kumar launches FAU-G, India’s answer to PUBG & its aftermath

    Following the ban of PUBG, Akshay Kumar, a Bollywood superstar introduced FAU-G, a multiplayer action game similar to PUBG

  • Cinema vs OTT – Will OTT be able to replace theatres Post-COVID?

    During COVID-19, people have started believing that the traditional cinema has witnessed its end and the post-COVID era is all OTT and SVOD

  • T-Series sues Roposo for copyright infringement

    Roposo, a TikTok-like short video platform is facing a tussle with India’s music and film production major T-Series for copyright violation.

  • SpiceJet launches SpiceScreen – Entertainment for passengers

    SpiceJet today launched ‘SpiceScreen’, the all-new complimentary in-flight entertainment system for passengers to access entertainment seamlessly

  • Tamatem partners with Tamalaki to publish popular ‘Home Designer Blast Makeover’

    Jordan, Amman-based Tamatem, the leading mobile games publisher in the MENA today announced a strategic partnership agreement with Tamalaki.

  • Dailyhunt launches Josh, a short video app like TikTok

    Dailyhunt launches Josh. After the TikTok ban, the Indian startup ecosystem is witnessing a huge plethora of Indian short video creation & sharing platforms.

  • BookMyShow lays off 270 employees

    India’s online ticket-booking platform BookMyShow has reportedly let go its 270 employees in a wake of economic crisis due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

  • MENA’s regional OTT platform STARZPLAY signs long-term deal with Warner Bros.

    Dubai, UAE headquartered OTT platform STARZPLAY today announced that it has entered into a long-term deal with Warner Bros.

  • Egypt bans Resurrection Ertugrul Turkish TV series

    The Turkish TV series Dirilis Ertugrul, available as Resurrection Ertugral on the OTT giant Netflix is witnessing a huge uproar amid the Covid-19 outbreak