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Mar 31, 2016

A. RELATED PARTY TRANSACTIONS

There were no materially significant transactions with the related parties, during the year, which were in conflict with the interests of the Company and that require an approval of the Company in terms of the SEBI Listing Regulations. Transactions with the related parties are disclosed in Notes to the Annual Accounts.

The Audit Committee grants omnibus approval from the financial year 2015-16 onwards for each financial year upto the maximum amount per annum for the proposed related party transactions.

Audit Committee lays down the criteria for granting omnibus approvals in line with the policy for transactions which are repetitive in nature. In such cases where the need for Related Party Transaction cannot be foreseen and details as required above are not available, the Audit Committee grants omnibus approval for such transactions subject to their value not exceeding Rupees Fifty Crore per annum per related party. The Audit Committee reviews, at least on a quarterly basis, the details of related party transactions entered into by the Company pursuant to each of the omnibus approval given.

The policy on Related Party Transactions is displayed on the website of the Company under the web link http://www.nouveauglobal.com/pdf/PolicyOnRelatedPartyTransaction.pdf.

B. Details of non-compliance by the Company, penalties, and strictures imposed on the Company by Stock Exchange(s) or SEBI or any statutory authority on any matter related to capital markets, during the last three years.

During the year 2014-15, the Company paid penalty of Rs. 11,124 to BSE for non-compliance of Clause 31 of Listing agreement during the year ended March, 2014.

C. DISCLOSURE OF ACCOUNTING TREATMENT

Your Company has not adopted any alternative accounting treatment prescribed differently from the Accounting Standards issued by The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India. The significant accounting policies which are consistently applied have been set out in the Notes to the financial statements.

D. WHISTLE BLOWER POLICY

Your Company has established a Vigil Mechanism/ Whistle Blower Policy to enable stakeholders (including Directors and employees) to report unethical behavior, actual or suspected fraud or violation of the Company''s Code of Conduct. The Policy provides adequate safeguards against victimization of Director(s)/ employee(s) and direct access to the Chairman of the Audit Committee in exceptional cases. The Protected Disclosures, if any reported under this Policy will be appropriately and expeditiously investigated by the Chairman.

Your Company hereby affirms that no Director/ employee have denied access to the Chairman of the Audit Committee and that no complaints were received during the year.

The Whistle Blower Policy has been disclosed on the Company''s website under the web link http://www.nouveauglobal.com/pdf/WhistleBlowerPolicy.pdf and circulated to all the Directors / employees.

E. The Company has complied with all applicable mandatory requirements in terms of Clause 49 of the Listing Agreement/SEBI Listing Regulations. Non mandatory requirements to extent possible have been complied with and will be reviewed from time to time for due implementation of same. A report on the compliances on the applicable laws for the Company is placed before the Board on a quarterly basis for its review and consideration

F. RECONCILIATION OF SHARE CAPITAL AUDIT

The Company has engaged a qualified practicing Chartered Accountant to carry out a share capital audit to reconcile the total admitted equity share capital with the National Securities Depository Limited (NSDL) and the Central Depository Services (India) Limited (CDSL) and the total issued and listed equity share capital. The audit report confirms that the total issued / paid up capital is in agreement with the total number of shares in physical form and the total number of dematerialized shares held with NSDL and CDSL.

G. RISK MANAGEMENT COMMITTEE

Your Company has constituted a Risk Management Committee. The Committee comprises Mr. Narendra Gupta as the Chairman and Mr. Manoj Bhatia and Mr. Omprakash Bajaj as members o the Committee.

The role of Risk Management Committee is as follows:

- Identifies potential risks associated with the Company''s business

- Implementation of Risk Management Systems and Framework;

- Reviewing the Company''s financial and risk management policies;

- Assessing risk and minimizing the procedures;

- Framing, implementing and monitoring the risk management plan for the Company.

H. COMPLIANCE CERTIFICATE FROM THE AUDITORS

The Company has obtained a Certificate from the Auditors of the Company regarding compliance with the provisions relating to Corporate Governance prescribed by SEBI listing Regulation, which is attached as "Annexure-IV" herewith.

APPOINTMENT & REMUNERATION POLICY OF DIRECTORS. KEY MANAGERIAL PERSONNEL AND OTHER EMPLOYEES

1. OBJECTIVE:

We design our Remuneration Policy to attract, motivate and retain the Directors, KMP and other employees who are the drivers of organization''s success and help us to run the company successfully and to retain our industry competitiveness.

2. POLICY ON BOARD DIVERSITY:

The Board of Directors shall have the optimum combination of Directors including one Woman Director from different areas/fields like production, Technology management, Finance, Sales & marketing, Human Resources, Administration etc or as may be considered appropriate.

The Board shall have at least one Board member who has accounting or related financial management expertise and at least three members who are financially literate.

2.1 Policy for Appointment and Removal of Director, Senior Management Personnel & KMP:

- Selection Criteria for Directors:

The Company shall consider the following aspects while appointing a person as a Director on the Board of the Company:

i) Skills and Experience: The candidate shall have appropriate skills and experience in one or more fields of finance, law, management, sales, marketing, administration, public administrative services, research, corporate governance, technical operations or any other discipline related to the Company''s business

ii) Age Limit: The candidate should have completed the age of twenty-one (21) years and should not have attained the age of seventy (70) years.

iii) Directorship: The number of companies in which the candidate holds Directorship should not exceed the number prescribed under the Companies Act, 2013 or under the Listing Agreement requirements.

iv) Independence: The candidate proposed to be appointed as Independent Director, should not have any direct or indirect material pecuniary relationship with the Company and must satisfy the requirements imposed under the Act or under the Listing Agreement requirements.

The policy provides that while appointing a Director to the Board, due consideration will be given to:

- Approvals of the Board and/or shareholders of the Company in accordance with the Companies Act, 2013 ; and

- The Articles of Association of the Company.

- Selection Criteria for Senior Management Personnel & KMP

For the purpose of this policy Senior Management shall mean all the members of management one level below the executive directors, including all functional heads of the Company. The policy provides that the candidate should have appropriate qualifications, functional expertise and experience for discharging the role. The qualifications, skills and experience of each such position shall be defined in the job description, which will be maintained by the Company.

- Removal: i) Directors & KMPs:

The Committee may recommend, to the Board with reasons recorded in writing, removal of a Director and KMP subject to the provisions and compliance of the Companies Act, 2013 rules and regulations there under.

ii) Senior Management Personal:

The Senior Management Personnel shall retire as per the prevailing policy of the Company. The Committee will have the discretion to retain the Senior Manager Personnel in the same position/ remuneration or otherwise even after attaining the retirement age, for the benefit of the Company based on the recommendation of Board of Directors.

3. PERFORMANCE EVALUATION OF DIRECTORS:

The Nomination & Remuneration Committee of the Board laid down the criteria for performance evaluation of all Directors. The performance evaluation has been done by the entire Board of Directors, except the Director concerned being evaluated. The criteria for performance evaluation are as follows:


Mar 31, 2015

1. Basis of Accounting

a) The Financial Statements have been prepared in compliance with mandatory accounting standards as prescribed under Section133 of the Companies Act,2013 ('Act') read with Rule 7 of the Companies (Accounts) Rules,2014,theprovisions of the Act (to the extent notified) and guidelines issued by the Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI).

a) Financial Statements are based on historical cost convention and are prepared on accrual basis.

2. Use of Estimates

The preparation of financial statements in conformity with Generally Accepted Accounting Principles requires estimates and assumptions to be made that affect the reported amounts of assets and liabilities and disclosure of contingent liabilities on the financial statements and the reported amounts of revenues and expenses during the reporting period.

Difference between actual results and estimates are recognized in the periods in which the results are known/ materialize.

3. Revenue Recognition

a) Profits or Losses from Stock-in-trade are recognised on trade date on "First-in-first- out" basis.

b) Revenue in respect of various rights attached to the movies (Feature films) is recognised at the time of their respective telecast.

c) Sales are recognized when all significant risks and reward of ownership of the goods are passed on to the buyer.

d) Dividend income is recognized on receipt basis.

4. Fixed Assets:

Fixed Assets are stated at actual cost less accumulated depreciation. Cost comprises the purchase price and any attributable cost of bringing the asset to its working condition for its intended use.

5. Impairment of Fixed Assets

At the end of each year, the Company determines whether a provision should be made for impairment loss on fixed assets by considering the indication that an impairment loss may have occurred in accordance with Accounting Standard 28 on "Impairment of Assets". Where the recoverable amount of any fixed assets is lower than its carrying amount, a provision for impairment loss on fixed assets is made for the difference.

6. Depreciation

Depreciation on all Fixed Assets is provided on 'Straight Line Method' over the useful lives of assets as prescribed under Part C of Schedule II of the Companies Act 2013.

7. Investments:

Investments that is intended to be held for more than a year from the date of acquisition are classified as long term investments and are carried at cost less any provision for permanent diminution in value. Investments other than long term investments being current investments are valued at cost or fair market value whichever is lower.

8. Miscellaneous Expenditure:

Preliminary expenses are amortized in the year in which they are incurred.

9. Inventories

Stock in Trade is valued as follows:

a) Quoted Shares / Debentures are Valued category wise at cost or market price, whichever is lower.

b) Unquoted Shares - Valued scrip wise at cost or break up value, whichever is lower.

c) In case of film and other rights - valued at lower of cost and net realisable value.

d) Work in Progress - cost of TV rights acquired is valued at actual cost.

e) Stock of traded goods is valued at cost or net realizable value whichever is lower

10. Employee Benefits

a) Company's contribution to Provident Fund for the year is accounted on accrual basis and charged to the Profit & Loss Account for the year.

b) Retirement benefits in the form of Gratuity are considered as defined benefit obligations and are provided on the basis of the actuarial valuation, using the projected unit credit method as at the date of the Balance Sheet.

11. Provisions and Contingent Liabilities

a) Provisions are recognized in terms of Accounting Standard 29- "Provisions, Contingent Liabilities and Contingent Assets issued by The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI), when there is a present legal or statutory obligation as a result of past events where it is probable that there will be outflow of resources to settle the obligation and when a reliable estimate of the amount of the obligation can be made.

b) Contingent Liabilities are recognized only when there is a possible obligation arising from past events due to occurrence or non-occurrence of one or more uncertain future events not wholly within the control of the company or where reliable estimate of the obligation cannot be made. Obligations are assessed on an ongoing basis and only those having a largely probable outflow of resources are provided for. Contingent

c) Liabilities are disclosed by way of notes.

12. Accounting for Taxation of Income : Current Taxes

Provision for current income-tax is recognized in accordance with the provisions of Indian Income- tax Act, 1961 and is made annually based on the tax liability after taking credit for tax allowances and exemptions.

Deferred Taxes

Deferred tax assets and liabilities are recognized for the future tax consequences attributable to timing differences that result between the profits offered for income taxes and the profits as per the financial statements. Deferred tax assets and liabilities are measured using the tax rates and the tax laws that have been enacted or substantially enacted at the Balance Sheet date. Deferred tax assets are recognized only to the extent there is reasonable certainty that the assets can be realized in the future. Deferred tax assets are reviewed as at each Balance Sheet date.


Mar 31, 2014

1. Basis of Accounting

a) The Financial Statements have been prepared in compliance with the Accounting Standards notified by Companies (Accounting Standard) Rules 2006 and the relevant provisions of the Companies Act, 1956 in all material aspects.

b) Financial Statements are based on historical cost convention and are prepared on accrual basis.

2. Use of Estimates

The preparation of financial statements in conformity with Generally Accepted Accounting Principles requires estimates and assumptions to be made that affect the reported amounts of assets and liabilities and disclosure of contingent liabilities on the financial statements and the reported amounts of revenues and expenses during the reporting period. Difference between actual results and estimates are recognized in the periods in which the results are known/materialize.

3. Revenue Recognition

a) Profits or Losses from Stock-in-trade are recognised on trade date on "First-in-first-out" basis.

b) Revenue in respect of various rights attached to the movies (Feature films) is recognised at the time of their respective telecast.

c) Sales are recognized when all significant risks and reward of ownership of the goods are passed on to the buyer.

d) Dividend income is recognized on receipt basis.

4. Fixed Assets:

Fixed Assets are stated at actual cost less accumulated depreciation. Cost comprises the purchase price and any attributable cost of bringing the asset to its working condition for its intended use.

5. Impairment of Fixed Assets

At the end of each year, the Company determines whether a provision should be made for impairment loss on fixed assets by considering the indication that an impairment loss may have occurred in accordance with Accounting Standard 28 on "Impairment of Assets". Where the recoverable amount of any fixed assets is lower than its carrying amount, a provision for impairment loss on fixed assets is made for the difference.

6. Depreciation

Depreciation on all Fixed Assets is provided on ''Straight Line Method'' at the rates and in the manner prescribed in the Schedule XIV of the Companies Act, 1956.

7. Investments:

Investments that is intended to be held for more than a year from the date of acquisition are classified as long term investments and are carried at cost less any provision for permanent diminution in value. Investments other than long term investments being current investments are valued at cost or fair market value whichever is lower.

8. Miscellaneous Expenditure:

Preliminary expenses are amortized in the year in which they are incurred.

9. Inventories

Stock in Trade is valued as follows:

a) Quoted Shares / Debentures are Valued category wise at cost or market price, whichever is lower.

b) Unquoted Shares - Valued scrip wise at cost or break up value, whichever is lower.

c) In case of film and other rights - valued at lower of cost and net realisable value.

d) Work in Progress - cost of TV rights acquired is valued at actual cost.

e) Stock of traded goods is valued at cost or net realizable value whichever is lower

10. Employee Benefits

a) Company''s contribution to Provident Fund for the year is accounted on accrual basis and charged to the Profit & Loss Account for the year.

b) Retirement benefits in the form of Gratuity are considered as defined benefit obligations and are provided on the basis of the actuarial valuation, using the projected unit credit method as at the date of the Balance Sheet.

11. Provisions and Contingent Liabilities

a) Provisions are recognized in terms of Accounting Standard 29- "Provisions, Contingent Liabilities and Contingent Assets issued by The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI), when there is a present legal or statutory obligation as a result of past events where it is probable that there will be outflow of resources to settle the obligation and when a reliable estimate of the amount of the obligation can be made.

b) Contingent Liabilities are recognized only when there is a possible obligation arising from past events due to occurrence or non-occurrence of one or more uncertain future events not wholly within the control of the company or where reliable estimate of the obligation cannot be made. Obligations are assessed on an ongoing basis and only those having a largely probable outflow of resources are provided for.

c) Contingent Liabilities are disclosed by way of notes.

12. Accounting for Taxation of Income:

Current Taxes

Provision for current income-tax is recognized in accordance with the provisions of Indian Income- tax Act, 1961 and is made annually based on the tax liability after taking credit for tax allowances and exemptions.

Deferred Taxes

Deferred tax assets and liabilities are recognized for the future tax consequences attributable to timing differences that result between the profits offered for income taxes and the profits as per the financial statements. Deferred tax assets and liabilities are measured using the tax rates and the tax laws that have been enacted or substantially enacted at the Balance Sheet date. Deferred tax assets are recognized only to the extent there is reasonable certainty that the assets can be realized in the future. Deferred tax assets are reviewed as at each Balance Sheet date.


Mar 31, 2012

1. Basis of Accounting

a) The Financial Statements have been prepared in compliance with the Accounting Standards notified by Companies (Accounting Standard) Rules 2006 and the relevant provisions of the Companies Act, 1956 in all material aspects.

b) Financial Statements are based on historical cost convention and are prepared on accrual basis.

2. Use of Estimates

The preparation of financial statements in conformity with Generally Accepted Accounting Principles requires estimates and assumptions to be made that affect the reported amounts of assets and liabilities and disclosure of contingent liabilities on the financial statements and the reported amounts of revenues and expenses during the reporting period.

Difference between actual results and estimates are recognized in the periods in which the results are known/ materialize.

3. Revenue Recognition

a) Profits or Losses from Stock-in-trade are recognised on trade date on "First-in-first-out" basis.

b) Revenue in respect of various rights attached to the movies (Feature films) is recognised at the time of their respective telecast.

c) Sales are recognized when all significant risks and reward of ownership of the goods are passed on to the buyer.

d) Dividend income is recognized on receipt basis.

4. Fixed Assets:

Fixed Assets are stated at actual cost less accumulated depreciation. Cost comprises the purchase price and any attributable cost of bringing the asset to its working condition for its intended use.

5. Impairment of Fixed Assets

At the end of each year, the Company determines whether a provision should be made for impairment loss on fixed assets by considering the indication that an impairment loss may have occurred in accordance with Accounting Standard 28 on "Impairment of Assets". Where the recoverable amount of any fixed assets is lower than its carrying amount, a provision for impairment loss on fixed assets is made for the difference.

6. Depreciation

Depreciation on all Fixed Assets is provided on 'Straight Line Method' at the rates and in the manner prescribed in the Schedule XIV of the Companies Act, 1956.

7. Investments:

Investments that is intended to be held for more than a year from the date of acquisition are classified as long term investments and are carried at cost less any provision for permanent diminution in value. Investments other than long term investments being current investments are valued at cost or fair market value whichever is lower.

8. Miscellaneous Expenditure:

Preliminary expenses are amortized in the year in which they are incurred.

9. Inventories

Stock in Trade is valued as follows:

a) Quoted Shares / Debentures are Valued category wise at cost or market price, whichever is lower.

b) Unquoted Shares - Valued scrip wise at cost or break up value, whichever is lower.

c) In case of film and other rights - valued at lower of cost and net realisable value.

d) Work in Progress - cost of TV rights acquired is valued at actual cost.

e) Stock of traded goods is valued at cost or net realizable value whichever is lower

10. Employee Benefits

a) Company's contribution to Provident Fund for the year is accounted on accrual basis and charged to the Profit & Loss Account for the year.

b) Retirement benefits in the form of Gratuity are considered as defined benefit obligations and are provided on the basis of the actuarial valuation, using the projected unit credit method as at the date of the Balance Sheet.

11. Provisions and Contingent Liabilities

a) Provisions are recognized in terms of Accounting Standard 29- "Provisions, Contingent Liabilities and Contingent Assets issued by The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI), when there is a present legal or statutory obligation as a result of past events where it is probable that there will be outflow of resources to settle the obligation and when a reliable estimate of the amount of the obligation can be made.

b) Contingent Liabilities are recognized only when there is a possible obligation arising from past events due to occurrence or non-occurrence of one or more uncertain future events not wholly within the control of the company or where reliable estimate of the obligation cannot be made. Obligations are assessed on an ongoing basis and only those having a largely probable outflow of resources are provided for.

c) Contingent Liabilities are disclosed by way of notes.

12. Accounting for Taxation of Income : Current Taxes

Provision for current income-tax is recognized in accordance with the provisions of Indian Income- tax Act, 1961 and is made annually based on the tax liability after taking credit for tax allowances and exemptions.

Deferred Taxes

Deferred tax assets and liabilities are recognized for the future tax consequences attributable to timing differences that result between the profits offered for income taxes and the profits as per the financial statements. Deferred tax assets and liabilities are measured using the tax rates and the tax laws that have been enacted or substantially enacted at the Balance Sheet date. Deferred tax assets are recognized only to the extent there is reasonable certainty that the assets can be realized in the future. Deferred tax assets are reviewed as at each Balance Sheet date.


Mar 31, 2011

1. Basis of Accounting

a) The Financial Statements have been prepared in compliance with the Accounting Standards notified by Companies (Accounting Standard) Rules 2006 and the relevant provisions of the Companies Act, 1956 in all material aspects.

b) Financial Statements are based on historical cost convention and are prepared on accrual basis.

2. Use of Estimates

The preparation of financial statements in conformity with Generally Accepted Accounting Principles requires estimates and assumptions to be made that affect the reported amounts of assets and liabilities and disclosure of contingent liabilities on the financial statements and the reported amounts of revenues and expenses during the reporting period.

Difference between actual results and estimates are recognized in the periods in which the results are known/ materialize.

3. Revenue Recognition

a) Profits or Losses from Stock-in-trade are recognised on trade date on "First-in-first-out" basis.

b) Revenue in respect of various rights attached to the movies (Feature films) is recognised at the time of their respective telecast.

c) Sales are recognized when all significant risks and reward of ownership of the goods are passed on to the buyer.

d) Dividend income is recognised on receipt basis.

4. Fixed Assets:

Fixed Assets are stated at actual cost less accumulated depreciation. Cost comprises the purchase price and any attributable cost of bringing the asset to its working condition for its intended use.

5. Impairment of Fixed Assets

At the end of each year, the Company determines whether a provision should be made for impairment loss on fixed assets by considering the indication that an impairment loss may have occurred in accordance with Accounting Standard 28 on "Impairment of Assets". Where the recoverable amount of any fixed assets is lower than its carrying amount, a provision for impairment loss on fixed assets is made for the difference.

6. Depreciation

Depreciation on all Fixed Assets is provided on 'Straight Line Method' at the rates and in the manner prescribed in the Schedule XIV of the Companies Act, 1956.

7. Investments:

Investments that is intended to be held for more than a year from the date of acquisition are classified as long term investments and are carried at cost less any provision for permanent diminution in value. Investments other than long term investments being current investments are valued at cost or fair market value whichever is lower.

8. Miscellaneous Expenditure:

Preliminary expenses are amortized in the year in which they are incurred.

9. Inventories Stock in Trade is valued as follows:

a) Quoted Shares / Debentures are Valued category wise at cost or market price, whichever is lower.

b) Unquoted Shares - Valued scrip wise at cost or break up value, whichever is lower.

c) In case of film and other rights - valued at lower of cost and net realisable value.

d) Work in Progress - cost of TV rights acquired is valued at actual cost.

e) Stock of traded goods is valued at cost or net realizable value whichever is lower

10. Employee Benefits

a) Company's contribution to Provident Fund for the year is accounted on accrual basis and charged to the Profit & Loss Account for the year.

b) Retirement benefits in the form of Gratuity are considered as defined benefit obligations and are provided on the basis of the actuarial valuation, using the projected unit credit method as at the date of the Balance Sheet.

11. Provisions and Contingent Liabilities

a) Provisions are recognized in terms of Accounting Standard 29- "Provisions, Contingent Liabilities and Contingent Assets issued by The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI), when there is a present legal or statutory obligation as a result of past events where it is probable that there will be outflow of resources to settle the obligation and when a reliable estimate of the amount of the obligation can be made.

b) Contingent Liabilities are recognized only when there is a possible obligation arising from past events due to occurrence or non-occurrence of one or more uncertain future events not wholly within the control of the company or where reliable estimate of the obligation cannot be made. Obligations are assessed on an ongoing basis and only those having a largely probable outflow of resources are provided for.

c) Contingent Liabilities are disclosed by way of notes.

12. Accounting for Taxation of Income :

Current Taxes

Provision for current income-tax is recognized in accordance with the provisions of Indian Income- tax Act, 1961 and is made annually based on the tax liability after taking credit for tax allowances and exemptions.

Deferred Taxes

Deferred tax assets and liabilities are recognized for the future tax consequences attributable to timing differences that result between the profits offered for income taxes and the profits as per the financial statements. Deferred tax assets and liabilities are measured using the tax rates and the tax laws that have been enacted or substantially enacted at the Balance Sheet date. Deferred tax assets are recognized only to the extent there is reasonable certainty that the assets can be realized in the future. Deferred tax assets are reviewed as at each Balance Sheet date.


Mar 31, 2010

1. Basis of Accounting :

The Financial Statements have been prepared under the historical cost convention on an accrual basis and in accordance with the applicable accounting standards issued by The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India and the relevant provisions of the Companies Act, 1956.

2. Fixed Assets :

Fixed Assets are stated at actual cost less accumulated depreciation. Cost comprises the purchase price and any attributable cost of bringing the asset to its working condition for its intended use.

3. Depreciation :

The Company provides depreciation on Fixed Assets on Straight Line Method as per the rates prescribed in Schedule XIV to the Companies Act, 1956.

4. Investments :

Long Term Investments are valued at Cost less any provision for permanent diminution in value.

5. Impairment of Fixed Assets :

At the end of each year, the Company determines whether a provision should be made for impairment loss on fixed assets by considering the indication that an impairment loss may have occurred in accordance with Accounting Standard 28 on "Impairment of Assets" issued by the ICAI. Where the recoverable amount of any fixed assets is lower than its carrying amount, a provision for impairment loss on fixed assets is made for the difference.

6. Inventories:

Stock in Trade is valued as follows :

i. Quoted Shares / Debentures - Valued category wise at cost or market price, whichever is lower.

ii. Unquoted Shares - Valued scrip wise at cost or break up value, whichever is lower.

iii. In case of film rights, same is valued at lower of cost and net realisablevalue.

iv. Work in Progress: Cost of TV rights acquired is valued at actual cost.

7. Revenue Recognition :

i. Profits or Losses from Stock-in-trade are recognised on trade date on "First-in-first-out" basis. ii. Revenue in respect of various rights attached to the movies (Feature films) is recognised at the time of their respective telecast. iii. Dividend income is recognised on receipt basis.

8. Treatment of Contingent Liabilities :

i. Contingent liabilities under various fiscal laws includes those in respect of which the company / department is in appeal.

ii. Contingent liabilities are disclosed by way of notes.

9. Accounting for Taxation on income:

i. Provision for Income Tax is made, if applicable after considering exemptions and deductions available at the rates applicable under the Income Tax Act, 1961.

ii. The deferred tax asset and deferred tax liability is calculated by applying tax rate and tax laws that have been enacted or substantively enacted by the Balance Sheet date. Unabsorbed depreciation under tax laws, are recognised, only if there is a virtual certainty of its realisation, supported by convincing evidence. Deferred tax assets on account of other timing differences are recognised only to the extent there is a reasonable certainty of its realisation at each Balance Sheet date. The carrying amount of deferred tax asset is reviewed to reassure realisation.

10. Employee Benefits:

i. Companys contribution to Provident Fund and other Funds for the year is accounted on accrual basis and charged to the Profit & Loss Account for the year.

ii. Liability for leave encashment benefits has been provided on accrual basis.

iii. Retirement benefits in the form of Gratuity are considered as defined benefit obligations and are provided on the basis of the actuarial valuation, using the projected unit credit method as at the date of the Balance Sheet.


Mar 31, 2009

1. Basis of Accounting :

The Financial Statements have been prepared under the historical cost convention on an accrual basis and in accordance with the applicable accounting standards issued by The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India and the relevant provisions of the Companies Act, 1956.

2. Fixed Assets :

Fixed Assets are stated at actual cost less accumulated depreciation. Cost comprises the purchase price and any attributable cost of bringing the asset to its working condition for its intended use.

3. Depreciation :

The Company provides depreciation on Fixed Assets on Straight Line Method as per the rates prescribed in Schedule XIV to the Companies Act, 1956.

4. Investments :

Long Term Investments are valued at Cost less any provision for permanent diminution in value.

5. Impairment of Fixed Assets :

At the end of each year, the Company determines whether a provision should be made for impairment loss on fixed assets by considering the indication that an impairment loss may have occurred in accordance with Accounting Standard 28 on "Impairment of Assets" issued by the ICAI. Where the recoverable amount of any fixed assets is lower than its carrying amount, a provision for impairment loss on fixed assets is made for the difference.

6. Inventories :

Stock in Trade is valued as follows :

i. Quoted Shares / Debentures - Valued category wise at cost or market price, whichever is lower.

ii. Unquoted Shares - Valued scrip wise at cost or break up value, whichever is lower.

iii. In case of film rights, same is valued at lower of cost and net realisable value.

iv. Work in Progress: Cost of TV rights acquired is valued at actual cost.

7. Revenue Recognition :

i. Profits or Losses from Stock-in-trade are recognised on trade date on "First-in-first-out" basis. ii. Revenue in respect of various rights attached to the movies (Feature films) is recognised at the time of their respective telecast. iii. Dividend income is recognised on receipt basis.

8. Treatment of Contingent Liabilities :

i. Contingent liabilities under various fiscal laws includes those in respect of which the company

/ department is in appeal. ii. Contingent liabilities are disclosed by way of notes.

9. Accounting for Taxation on income:

i. Provision for Income Tax is made, if applicable after considering exemptions and deductions available at the rates applicable under the Income Tax Act, 1961.

ii. The deferred tax asset and deferred tax liability is calculated by applying tax rate and tax laws that have been enacted or substantively enacted by the Balance Sheet date. Unabsorbed depreciation under tax laws, are recognised, only if there is a virtual certainty of its realisation, supported by convincing evidence. Deferred tax assets on account of other timing differences are recognised only to the extent there is a reasonable certainty of its realisation at each Balance Sheet date. The carrying amount of deferred tax asset is reviewed to reassure realisation.

iii. Provisions for Fringe Benefit Tax (FBT) have been recognized on the basis of harmonious contextual interpretation of the provisions of the Income Tax Act, 1961.

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