IAA sets up Leadership Awards to honour Indian mktg, advtg, media leaders

The awards is planned as an annual affair; the first such on-ground function is scheduled for February 2013 in Mumbai

IAA Leadership Awards to debut in Feb 2013

The awards is planned as an annual affair to recognise Indian marketing, advertising and media professionals

IAA Leadership Awards: Nominees for 5 more categories unveiled

Arvind Sharma, Colvyn Harris, Piyush Pandey, Madhukar Kamath, Prasoon Joshi, Agnello Dias, R Balki, Nitin Paranjpe, Anand Mahindra among the nominees

IAA Leadership Awards: More nominees announced

Arvind Sharma, Colvyn Harris, Piyush Pandey, Madhukar Kamath, Prasoon Joshi, Agnello Dias, R Balki, Nitin Paranjpe among the nominees

Govt to invest Rs 180 cr to promote 'Glimpses of the India Story'

Approximately Rs 60 cr has been earmarked for Phase 1 of the campaign. The initiative is a multi-media effort by GoI, unveiled by Manish Tewari recent...

Govt of India launches second series of Bharat Nirman campaign

The TVC for the Phase II of ‘Glimpses of India Story’ went on air on Aug 14. It has been conceptualised and created by Percept/H

IAA - India Chapter announces 2nd edition of IAA Leadership Awards

The Awards recognise excellence in marketing, advertising & media across 12 industry categories. The Awards ceremony will be held in Mumbai on March 1...

“We need to embrace social media’s paradigm shift”

Social media is changing the way people interact but there is need for regulations to check its misuse, says I&B Minister Manish Tewari

Congress’ Manish Tewari and BJP’s Sambit Patra agree to disagree on governing internet

Manish Tewari, former Minister for Information and Broadcasting and Sambit Patra, National Spokesperson, BJP discuss ‘Freedom of Speech, its impact on...

Indian Magazine Congress to kick off in Delhi on Feb 24

The two-day Congress will witness industry experts discussing on topics ranging from producing quality content & monetising digital to the power of re...

Regional markets to put print industry in an upward trajectory: Manish Tewari

As per the I&B Minister, inherent advantages of the print industry - extensive reach, localisation benefits and ability to create trust & achieve high...

“Regulations must keep pace with changing tech”

The I&B Minister says that with the growth in media space, focus should be on innovation, ingenuity & vision to converge technologies

60% digitisation achieved in Phase II: Uday Kumar Varma

The I&B Secy said that Ahmedabad, Amritsar & Ludhiana are reporting near complete switchover, while progress is not so satisfactory in Ranchi & Srinag...

MIB claims overall 67% digitisation in 38 cities of Phase II

As on Mar 23, a total of 108 lakh set top boxes have already been installed in Phase II cities, against the target of 1.60 crore

B'casting should not come under the ambit of TRAI: Manish Tewari

With the I&B Min suggesting setting up of a ‘techno commercial’ regulator, it again raises the question of who will govern the b’casting industry

MIB claims 85% digitisation on the eve of March 31 deadline

100% digitisation is claimed in 15 of the 38 cities in DAS Phase II, 24 cities have more than 75% digitisation, while 34 cities have over 50% digitisa...

MIB claims 85% digitisation on the eve of March 31 deadline

100% digitisation is claimed in 15 of the 38 cities in DAS Phase II, 24 cities have more than 75% digitisation, while 34 cities have over 50% digitisa...

2-min video: Manish Tewari on 10+2 ad cap

We are trying to facilitate a dialogue between the regulator and the industry to come out with a solution, says the Information & Broadcasting Ministe...

2-min video: Manish Tewari on 10+2 ad cap

We are trying to facilitate a dialogue between the regulator and the industry to come out with a solution, says the Information & Broadcasting Ministe...

Ratings impasse: No resolution at IBF central board meeting

Contrary to industry expectations, the IBF meeting on Friday failed to resolve the ratings imbroglio, but industry leaders expect a resolution by the...

Self-regulation is an essay in persuasion: I&B Minister

The process of mainstreaming self-regulation as a statutory mechanism ought to be led by the industry, rather than the government, says Manish Tewari

Govt cancels permissions of 71 TV channels

The permissions have been cancelled due to reasons ranging from non-operationalisation, non-submission of performance bank guarantee to surrender of p...

B'casting industry sceptic over Manish Tewari's recent 10+2 suggestion

Industry insiders & broadcasters have chosen to remain silent over I&B Minister’s suggestion to TRAI on postponing the introduction of 10+2 re...

NBA urges TRAI, MIB to delay 10+2 ad cap implementation

The NBA has maintained that news channels will incur revenue losses exceeding Rs 500 crore if the ad cap is implemented at this stage