Omnicom Media Group India brings in Shavon Barua to lead its PHD Mumbai office

Barua moves in from Havas Worldwide where as President, she was leading the P&L for West & South across various verticals of mainline advertising, dig...

Pranav Harihar Sharma joins Rediffusion Y & R as ECD-North and West

This will be his second stint with the agency. In his 15 years of experience in advertising, Sharma has worked across agencies such DDB Mudra, JWT, Li...

Local language digital ad spends to touch Rs 179 crore this year, says IAMAI

A joint IAMAI and IMRB International study says that local language content will lead to 39% increase in internet users while digital ad spends on it...

MIB sends notice to ABP News, Aaj Tak, NDTV over Yakub execution coverage, BEA raises concern

The Ministry has sought an explanation from the channels in 15 days as to why action shouldn't be taken against them. In response, Broadcast Editors A...

Sun has made it very clear that they’re not interested in selling: Dr Subhash Chandra

"Sun TV made it very clear they are not sellers, so the question of buying is not there. And even otherwise, I would shy away from buying them because...

We're firming up plans for a global Eng news channel, with or without CNN: Dr Chandra

"We're talking with CNN about a partnership for an English new channel. But we’re not looking for branding from them. India needs a news channel with...

Dance + gives Star Plus ratings spike with high TSV

On the Sunday of Week 31, Star Plus launched a new dance reality show Dance + replacing its celebrity dance reality show - Nach Baliye 7. As far as op...

Phase III: At Rs 144 crore, has Delhi stolen everyone’s thunder?

With 40 rounds of bidding over a course of 10 days, Delhi crossed Rs 144 crore, much higher than any other city. The closest is Bangalore, which stand...

RAM Ratings Week 30: Big FM moves to top position in Mumbai

In Week 30, as per RAM ratings (July 19 to July 25), Fever FM takes top spot in Delhi, Radio Mirchi in Kolkata and Radio City in Bangalore

Show Me A Hero to debut on HBO Exclusive

The show starts on August 17 and will follow the lives of elected officials, bureaucrats and citizens in Yonkers, New York back in the 1960s