LIC Housing Finance empanels Mudra, Lowe, Fortune and Image for its Rs 10-crore ad account

The pitch process of LIC Housing Finance for its advertising mandate for 2005-06 has finally culminated. The four agencies that have been empanelled a...

Creative agencies make a beeline for IT-empowered Hyderabad

After becoming an IT hub, Hyderabad is now rapidly becoming a destination for various creative agencies. The primary reason is the setting up of vario...

Toyota Innova rides the Aamir wave, eyes sales of 42,000 units by Feb ’06

Toyota Kirloskar Motor, which launched India’s first three-row seating passenger car – Toyota Innova – six months ago, has now roped in Aamir Khan to...

Maruti Suzuki ranks highest in sales satisfaction: JD Power

Maruti Suzuki continues to be the customers’ darling, according to the JD Power Asia Pacific 2005 India Sales Satisfaction Index Study. At the s...

Hyundai unveils new Sonata variant, to invest $600 million by 2007

Hyundai Motor India on Wednesday launched the all-new fifth generation Sonata – the Sonata Embera – and also revealed that it would invest $600 millio...

Indiagames to give Universal Pictures’ ‘Serenity’ a gaming leg-up

Indiagames has signed a worldwide licensing agreement (excluding Japan) with Universal Studios Consumer Products Group to bring wireless content based...

BCCI bars bidding via consortium

In an attempt to keep only specialised sports broadcasters in the fray for the four-year cricket telecast rights starting from October 2005, the Board...

Zee Sports now available in Mumbai and Delhi

The wait – more for the channel than the audience – is over. After being on air for over three months, Zee Sports is now treading the markets of Mumba...

Nat Geo, History Channel go back to school to catch ’em young

For the little ones who lug 4-kg school bags everyday, there is a happier and more interesting way of gaining knowledge. National Geographic and Histo...

FM radio to be Indian, by Indian

The single largest shareholder in a private FM radio company in India will have to own at least 50 per cent of the paid-up equity. The shareholder wil...

GroupM: Expanding footprints beyond traditional media investment

The Indian operation of the media arm of WPP, GroupM, is abuzz with more activities than usual, courtesy Worldwide CEO of GroupM, Irwin Gotlieb’s visi...

Future perfect: The face of Media on I-Day 2006

One year down the line from this Independence Day, on August 15, 2006, will you be enjoying a different level of freedom? How will the situation look...

Top IT gurus to converge at IIM-K’s Annual IT Management Seminar

The Indian Institute of Management, Kozhikode’s Annual IT Management Seminar this year has an impressive list of top IT and consulting gurus lined up...