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JadooTV announces content deal with Focus TV Group India

02/02/2015 — San Francisco: JadooTV, Inc. announced today that it has signed an agreement with Focus TV Group India (F7 Broadcast Pvt. Ltd.) for Live & On-Demand distribution of Focus News, Focus Haryana, Focus Bangla, Focus NE, Focus Odisha and Focus Hi Fi. The service will be available for JadooTV consumers worldwide including North America, Europe, Middle East and Asia Pacific regions.

Focus TV Group is a fast growing media company that broadcasts a bouquet of television channels catering to a wide audience across India. Produced by an editorial team known for quality, innovation and integrity, the channels include Focus News (Hindi), Focus Haryana (the market leader in the state) and regional channels that broadcast in Oriya, Bangla, Assamese and a popular entertainment channel in the North East.

Focus News is a 24×7 hour news & current affairs Hindi channel launched in Apr’14. It is positioned as neutral and unbiased channel catering to the entire HSM Market. The most appreciated program Fast Focus is a 30 mins program with 30 News giving 10 National News, 10 International News, 5 Sports News and 5 Entertainment News twice in a day.

Focus Haryana caters to news and information related to Haryana (primarily), Punjab, Delhi, Himachal Pradesh and surrounding Jammu regions.

Focus Bangla is an out and out Bengali language news channel produced from Kolkata and launched in the year 2004. Focus Bangla delivers unbiased news covering at regional, national and international level.

Focus NE (formerly called NE TV) is the first 24×7 news channel of North-East India, which covers the eight states of the region. The channel broadcasts news in Assamese, English & Hindi language.

Focus Odisha is a 24×7 leading Oriya News Channel. The channel provides news along with various other programs related to social, economic and education condition in Odisha. Popular programs include “Mukhyamantri” and “Khabar Chata-pat” covering regional, national and international news.

Focus HI FI is the first general entertainment channel launched in North East India. The channel is top-rated with the no 1 program “Akou Khaplang” in Assamese market. Focus HI FI covers programming genres that include: reality shows, talent hunt, comedy, thriller and soaps.

Under the terms of the deal, Focus TV Group channels and content will be offered on JadooTV’s OTT streaming service worldwide. JadooTV consists of Live TV and On-Demand content offerings, targeting South Asian expatriates worldwide via connected devices such as Smart TVs, PCs and Macs, tablets, set-top boxes, gaming consoles, and mobile devices.

About JadooTV

JadooTV is an Intel Capital backed consumer technology and services company based in Silicon Valley. It is committed to delivering Live and On-Demand content to viewers via its proprietary Internet based set-top box (STB). JadooTV is the leading distributor of Internet based South Asian television content, bringing Television, Movies, and Music to diaspora from India, Pakistan, Bangladesh, Afghanistan, Nepal, and Middle East.
For more information on JadooTV visit: www.jadootv.com or call (619) 523 6688.

About Focus TV Group

Focus TV Group is a fast growing media company that broadcasts five television channels catering to a wide audience across India. Produced by an editorial team known for quality, innovation and integrity, the channels include Focus News (Hindi), Focus Haryana (the market leader in the state) and regional channels that broadcast in Oriya, Bangla, Assamese and a popular entertainment channel in the North East. The Focus TV Group is expanding into other market segments of the fast growing TV news space in India. For more information on Focus TV Group visit: www.focusnews.com.