A special bouquet of shows on the issues of the past year that brought India to the forefront of the global affairs.
BestMediaInfo Bureau | Delhi | December 31, 2010
The calendar year of 2010, is almost over and a new decade beckons us. Itâ€™s that time of the year again to take stock of the year gone by with a focus on the finest hours and the mediaâ€™s fondest follies. The year began with the hype and concerns engulfing the Common Wealth Games 2010 followed by the much anticipated arrival of the third generation (3G) spectrum in India. The year also witnessed controversies surrounding the Adarsh scam, Nira Radia tapes and Wiki-â€˜Leaksâ€™, while news on the re-branding of telecom giant Airtel was met with mixed reviews. Thus, CNBC-TV18, Indiaâ€™s No. 1 business medium, will reflect on the issues of the past year that brought India to the forefront of the global affairs and earned its recognition as a world superpower with a special bouquet of shows, â€˜Past & The Promiseâ€™.
The following is the line-up of specials this New Year on CNBC-TV18:
STATE OF THE WORLD 2011 - January 1st, Saturday 10:30am, 1:30pm & 10:00pm and January 2nd, Sunday 11am
In this special of â€˜State of the World 2011â€™, Ms. Latha Venkatesh will focus on the current market scenario and anticipate and analyze the future of the global economy in the year 2011.
BEAUTIFUL PEOPLE - January 1st, Saturday 7am & 9:00pm and January 2nd, Sunday 8:00am 1:30pm & 10:30pm
Catch some of the best and special moments with the stars of 2010 on this very special episode of â€˜Beautiful Peopleâ€™
STORYBOARD NEW YEAR SPECIAL - January 1st, Saturday 8:30am & 2:30pm and January 2nd, Sunday 11:30 am & 9:30pm
In true Storyboard tradition, Santosh Desai - Brand Expert, Columnist and CEO of Future Brands reviews the year 2010 in advertising. He looks at evolving trends and the best and worst advertising through the year in an effort to understand the ever changing consumer and market.
YOUNG TURKS - Ideas For 2011- January 1st; Saturday 11am & 7:30pm and January 2nd, Sunday 12noon
Young Turks turns 10 and in style! We begin the Young Turks Dream Decade with our special two part series Young Turks - Ideas For 2011. This week catch India's leading venture capitalists and serial entrepreneurs as they draw up the entrepreneurial agenda for 2011.
TECH TOYZ SPECIAL â€“ TECH REWIND - January 1st, Saturday 8.30 pm and January 2nd, Sunday 1pm
Get up close and personal with the good, the bad and the ugly gadgets that have defined the tech-arena of 2010.
DEAL STREET 2011 - January 1st;, Saturday 9.30am & 10pm and January 2Nd and January 2nd Sunday 10:00 am and 6.30 pm
2009 may have seen more deals done but in value terms 2010 was a big year for corporate India. With deals worth 66 billion dollarsÂ signed upÂ notching up a gain of over 200% over last year. So is 2011 poised for more M&A action or will regulatory changes and valuations dampen the party? Catch a special discussion with Rajiv Memani - Country Managing Partner, Ernst & Young, Ajay Arora - Partner, E&Y, Amrish Shah -Partner & National Leader, Transaction Tax, Ernst & Young.
SULTANS OF SOUTH - January 1st, Saturday 9:00 am & 9:30 pm and January 2nd Sunday 9:00 pm
A year-end special of the best moments from the Sultans of South. Watch the business tycoons, who have been surprisingly candid in their admissions and fiercely possessive about their empires. CNBC-TV18 brings its viewers the best moments packaged in this New Yearâ€™s special.
Battleground 2010 â€“ January 1st, Saturday 10am & 2pm and January 2nd, Sunday 10.30am & 8pm
2010 has seen a range of corporate, political, regulatoryÂ and semi-politicalÂ battles being fought with gusto. Blows have been traded mercilessly, and victories- some genuine, some pyrrhic- won.Â Catch the highlights of some of these mammoth battles in a special 2-part series of "Battleground 2010"
REWIND 2010 - January 1st, Saturday 11:30am & 11pm and January 2nd, Sunday 8:30am & 10pm
Catch all the excitement that gripped and rattled various key sectors of Indian industry, be it Auto, Real Estate or Telecom. CNBC-TV18 brings all the news over the last 12 months packaged in this 1 hour power packed episode.
THE ART OF CAPITALISM WITH SHRI SHRI RAVI SHANKAR - January 1st, Saturday 12:30 pm & 10:30 pm and January 2nd, Sunday 2:30 pm
2010 is winding down but instead of hope there is a sense of frustration, disappointment, anger and cynicism. Scams, corruption, inequality, unmet aspiration and expectations seem to have weighed down the nation like never before. Catch Sri Sri Ravi Shankar talk about how a nation recovers from this kind of moral bankruptcy and what the responsibility of business should be.