Judging procedures changed for Cannes Lions 2006; press, outdoor to have separate juries

The Cannes Lions 2006 will see some changes in the judging procedure. Firstly, there will be separate press and outdoor juries to judge the entries in...

Bonanza awaits consumers this festive season as consumer durable Cos chase new margins

It's buy-buy time of the year, where the India consumer comes all out to splurge on gadgets, gifts and good times. And it's that time of the year wher...

Mobile2Win powers the Axe Unlimited Academy – seduction unlimited

Time and again, the wireless world has something novel and exciting to offer. With the number of mobile phone users rapidly increasing worldwide, the...

Indian Express IPO definitely before March next year: Shekhar Gupta

The Indian Express group is close to finalising a merchant banker and expects to come out with its initial public offering by the end of the financial...

Sambhaav Group to acquire Express’ Jansatta, plans foray in FM too

As part of its overall objective to provide media solutions to clients, Ahmedabad-based Sambhaav Group of Publications is in the process of acquiring...

More experiments for Sony in November with game shows, formats and finales

Sony is out to ensure that the 8.30 pm slot doesn’t lose the numbers that ‘Fame Gurukul’ has generated. In the process, the channel has planned to bri...

Dish Asia Network in pact with Dish TV for distribution of three new Tamil channels

Tamil viewers in India have some more reason to cheer. Dish Asia Network from France, one of the first ones to broadcast Tamil channels from outside I...

PVR to go for IPO, files draft Red Herring Prospectus with SEBI

PVR Ltd, India's largest multiplex cinema operator, has filed its draft Red Herring Prospectus with the Securities and Exchange Board of India to ente...

50% cap on global content in FM radio

The government plans to cap the programming content developed outside India for FM radio at 50 per cent of the total. No other broadcast sector faces...

Puja annual numbers from Kolkata’s media houses rule supreme as a media vehicle

The traditional Puja Annual numbers from the major Kolkata-based publications continue to enjoy a pride of place. These publications are like a treasu...

MRUC elects new board, Arvind Sharma appointed Chairman, G Krishnan, Vice-Chairman

The Media Research User’s Council (MRUC) has elected the new board members for the year 2005-06. While Leo Burnett Chairman Arvind Sharma takes...

Pushpinder Singh resigns from Ambience Publicis

Ambience Publicis' national creative director (NCD) Pushpinder Singh has put in his papers. Singh will continue to serve as NCD till the end of this y...

Another audio innovation from Bose, wireless audio link to spread the sound of music

One can expect only the best from Bose Corp. In keeping with its state-of-the-art audio innovations, the premier electronics company has introduced a...