Hello Friend.. TATASKY official launch going to happen on AUGUST 8 2006.. read this link


NEW DELHI, AUG 3: With less than five days to go for the launch of Tata Sky, the 80:20 direct-to-home (DTH) joint venture between Tata Group and STAR TV India, the latter has made available its entire bouquet of 14 channels to rival Zee’s Dish TV platform.
The move by STAR TV is seen by industry observers as a step to pre-empt Zee from denying the Zee bouquet of 23 channels to Tata Sky when it launches on August 8. So far, STAR has denied its two bouquets of 14 channels to India's first private DTH service Dish TV since its launch in December 2004. Dish TV has over 1.2 million subscribers as against DD Direct's 5 million which is a free-to-air DTH service

Dish TV CEO Sunil Khanna acknowledged having received the STAR TV boxes. “We will conduct tests and it should take 3-4 days before we can offer STAR channels,” he said .................................