<b>Dhunji Wadia</b>, Managing Partner, JWT Mumbai

As an industry, we would thrive a lot more if we had one voice when it came to important issues like agency remuneration, pitch fees, even awards. And...

Piyush, Pops, Prasoon, Josy nominated for NYF Creative Achievement Awards

The New York Festivals Advertising Awards has nominated four Indians for the special New York Festivals Creative Achievement Awards. And these four ar...

ViziSense web rankings show Orkut, Yahoo! Mail as most popular

ViziSense, an online audience measurement and analytics platform, released its monthly web rankings of the top five sites by category on July 23, 2009...

Guest Column Newsmanic: Newspapers and the importance of underwear – Part I

With recession putting the skids on print media’s brilliant bull run and the digital-age news consumer becoming more of an immediate reality rather th...

MIB initiates Content Code discussions with broadcasters again

Following the uproar at the Parliament on July 22, 2009, and the subsequent show-cause notice issued to STAR India, the MIB met members of the IBF and...

STAR Restructuring: Fox to handle STAR Movies & World only in South East Asia

STAR Group is continuing with its silence on the restructuring exercise that the company has undertaken. Another detail that has surfaced however is t...

Makes absolute sense if SFM is rebranding as Red FM, say media planners

There have been strong speculations about SFM set to be rebranded as Red FM. Though neither Red FM nor SFM have been forthcoming with any comments in...

RAM Ramblings: Radio Mirchi leads in four metros again

The 13-week trends as per RAM data for weeks 15 to 27 has put Radio Mirchi in the numero uno position once again, this is probably the second time tha...

Amitabha Datta retiring from ABP Group after 33 years

Amitabha Datta, President - Dailies at the ABP Group, is retiring after a 33-year stint with the Group. July 24, 2009 is scheduled to be his last day...

POGO launches its 10th original production – ‘FAQ’

POGO has been moving away from airing a lot of fiction towards providing a mixed bag with its POGO Original Productions, talent awards, games, movies,...