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How ANI quietly built a monopoly

ANI has established a virtual monopoly over delivering news video feeds to TV channels in India. But chances are that you have never even heard of this company

28 June 2017. The Election Commission announced it would reveal the schedule for the vice-presidential elections at a press conference the next morning. Naturally, every major TV channel covered it, beaming the news to millions of viewers. Interestingly, none of them were allowed a camera in the room. 28 September 2018. Again, another major government…

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