Top Story


Home >> Media – Print >> Article

Mahesh Langa joins The Hindu as Senior Assistant Editor

Font Size   16
Mahesh Langa joins The Hindu as Senior Assistant Editor

The Hindu has appointed Mahesh Langa as Senior Assistant Editor. Langa takes on the role with more than a decade of experience covering politics and crime. He will be based out of Ahmedabad and report to Amit Baruah, Resident Editor, The Hindu, New Delhi.

Prior joining The Hindu, Langa worked with Hindustan Times since 2009. He also worked with Indian Express for two years.

Langa started his career with Tehelka magazine in 2005. Talking to exchange4media about his new stint with The Hindu he said, “There is no doubt The Hindu is the best newspaper of the country in terms of reportage and I am glad that I have joined them.”

Amit Baruah, Resident Editor and Malini Parthasarathy, Editor, The Hindu both took to Twitter to welcome Langa to the editorial team. 

Our typical marketing budget is usually 10 per cent of the topline spend

There are some forces impacting the way our business works. The IT/ITeS sector has changed tremendously. Platforms like Twitter have made everyone journalists. Smartphones have made everyone a photographer. The trend that we are seeing is one of hyperdigitalization, which is causing the lines between product and services to blur. For example, <a href=

The OOH sector is among the fastest growing, globally. Brands and marketers have realized its potential and impact and begun to craft medium-specific adverts. Self-regulation is not only necessary but also essential to growth of the sector. The industry needs to exercise a certain level of this self-restraint to prove its commitment to maintaining the best standards in advertising.

<b>Clients are looking for experiential solutions beyond radio or print: Abraham Thomas, Radio City 91.1 FM</b><br><br> From entering new markets to launching large format events, Radio City 91.1FM has been on a roll. The radio channel recently announced the launch of India’s biggest singing talent hunt-Radio City Super Singer Season 8. Earlier this year, the channel set up its own creative-cum...

The interesting animated rap music video encapsulates Droom’s ecosystem tools and their role in facilitating second-hand automobile transactions

Perfumes are invisible and these new ads from Skinn create a story out of this

New campaign aims at first-time users by providing ‘first-night free’ – a first-ever offering by the brand on online hotels booking