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Sky is reordering 15 channels on its line-up
Sky is reordering 15 channels on its line-up

Sky has announced its channels will be reordered, with the changes coming into effect in September.

Passion for media takes Withers to top of TVNZ
Passion for media takes Withers to top of TVNZ

New TVNZ chairwoman Joan Withers describes TV One's rating success from 6pm to 7.30pm as "stunning".

John Drinnan: Lathering up for TV3's new soap
John Drinnan: Lathering up for TV3's new soap

NZ On Air will decide on Wednesday whether to fund a new 5:30pm soap opera which TV3 hopes will help boost ratings for 3News…

Trump's Miss USA woes continue
Trump's Miss USA woes continue

Rapper Flo Rida has pulled out of Donald Trump's 'Miss USA' pageant and retail giant Macy's has dumped him as a result of…

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Freeview plays catch-up with pay TV
Freeview plays catch-up with pay TV

Freeview's launch of its new Freeview Plus product today marks a fork in the road for free TV, says…

Trump's beauty woes mount

Trump's Mexico immigration comments are continuing to have an impact - now hitting his Miss Universe contest and business…

Sesame Street outrates Paul Henry

TV3 has upped the ante in the battle for the news ratings.

John Drinnan: RNZ seeks cure to ratings malaise

Major changes are expected for flagship shows on Radio NZ National after the latest survey showed no improvement, writes…

New 7pm host: 'We'll keep them honest'
New 7pm host: 'We'll keep them honest'

Duncan Garner says his new 7pm show with Heather du Plessis-Allan will include fun and laughter - but…

TV3 hopes to overturn terrible ratings

The future of TV3 news and current affairs rests on the success of the new current affairs show called Story, writes John…

Twelve Questions: Kiel McNaughton

TV programme maker Kiel McNaughton is directing Shortland Street on TV2 and Find Me a Maori Bride on Maori TV. He talks…

Back door brazenness killed Global Mode

The brazen actions of Call Plus - promoting its Global Mode method of accessing foreign television, ultimately killed the…

TV broadcasters close 'back door' access

Broadcasters have won the 'global mode' world streaming battle - ISPs say they'll stop offering the service from September…

Maori TV dismisses claims of political interference
Maori TV dismisses claims of political interference

Maori TV has dismissed accusations that it dumped a panel show on Whanau Ora as a result of political…

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