Jerome Garces to blow Springboks Rugby World Cup semifinal However, the login details can only cover two users at a time. So if the username and password is given to a third person, and the two of them start watching on their personal platforms, it could boot the generous sharer out of their own subscription. People who are prepared to share their login details must ensure they pick someone they trust deeply. But as it stands, there is a vacuum for radio — and no station in South African will provide commentary unless we see another late intervention. The news gets even better.
According to the TDSAT order, the petitioner is claiming a right to treat the agreement whose term has expired on 31 July, to be operative for a further period of three months as a matter of right. On the other hand, the stand of the respondents is that only when the negotiations are still continuing meaningfully in the opinion of both the parties, the agreement can hold the field for a further period of three months at the maximum.
Hence, the respondents claim a right to issue the impugned notice asking the petitioner to enter into a RIO based agreement on account of failure of negotiations.
In the present case also we are inclined to follow the same view. Hence, without prejudice to the case of the parties, we direct the parties to enter into a fresh round of negotiations for a period 30 days from today.
In case parties are able to arrive at a negotiated agreement, it goes without saying that they can enter into an interconnect agreement on that basis. Otherwise, on expiry of the said period 30 days, if the petitioner is inclined to avail TV signals offered by the respondents, they must enter into a RIO based agreement in accordance with the Regulations.