Dinesh Gautam joins JK Media Network as Executive Editor

Gautam has also worked at senior editorial positions in Live India and Sahara News Network

Regulations and disputes dominate discourse between TRAI and broadcasters

TRAI Chairman RS Sharma pointed out that the broadcasting sector is marred by a high number of disputes

RK Arora launches national Hindi news channel, JK 24X7

JK 24X7 News has a mix of programs especially designed to make a positive impact in the lives of its viewers

Zee News goes Free-To-Air

Zee News takes pride in announcing that it is going Free-To-Air (FTA) on public demand with effect from Wednesday, June 8, 2016

Union Budget 2015: Broadcasters await concrete and corrective Budget

With this Union Budget, broadcasters hope for remedial measures that will strengthen M&E industry

How are news channels keeping themselves relevant for advertisers during World Cup?

Broadcasters talk about the importance of cricket-centric content and packaging to lure advertisers during World Cup

Broadcasters look forward to 49% FDI in news channels

I&B Minister Arun Jaitley had recently favoured increasing FDI limit in media from the current cap of 26 per cent, saying that when foreign newspapers...

ITV Network elevates Rahul Shivshankar as Editor in Chief

Shivshankar, who joined the network in September 2013 in the capacity of Managing Editor, has been instrumental in redefining NewsX’s approach to dail...

ITV Network elevates RK Arora to Group CEO

In this role, Arora will assume overall responsibility of strategic and operational management of the ITV Network and will oversee the Group's diverse...

A little delay doesn't matter as long as BARC delivers, say broadcasters

The broadcast industry has high expectations from BARC on delivering transparent & reliable ratings system, and is ready to wait for its commencement,...

Opinion polls - a report card for news channels as well?

Given the keen interest in opinion polls & their impact on people’s lives as well as market sentiments, the accuracy of the numbers are under the scan...

NewsX unveils a vibrant new look

The new NewsX embraces rapidly evolving needs of today's viewers with a contemporary appearance. The channel has also come up with two new shows with...

Varun Kohli joins ITV Network as COO and Revenue Head

Kohli in his leadership role will look after advertising sales, marketing & events, apart from related aspects. He moves in from TV18, where he was Se...

Varun Kohli joins ITV Network as COO and Revenue Head

Kohli in his leadership role will look after advertising sales, marketing & events, apart from related aspects. He moves in from TV18, where he was Se...

NewsX assigns ad sales duties to Aidem Ventures

The win comes close on the heels of Aidem Ventures bagging the ad sales duties of Channel UFX. "We are very optimistic about Aidem Ventures' sales inf...

Delaying ad cap to Nov 11 could increase ad revenues by 15%: Experts

While some news b'casters expect a 15% hike in ad revenues, others are not so optimistic, though they are hoping for the ad cap to be deferred to Dece...

Delaying ad cap to Nov 11 could increase ad revenues by 15%: Experts

While some news b'casters expect a 15% hike in ad revenues, others are not so optimistic, though they are hoping for the ad cap to be deferred to Dece...

Now, b'casters under TAM scanner for selective claims on ratings

TAM has issued an advisory wherein it takes note of data being dredged to yield interpretations merely to force-fit into a pre-determined conclusion

India News flexes muscles with revamp

Led by Deepak Chaurasia, India News is focussing on content expansion, marketing, distribution & enhanced market share to cater to a new TG

ITV Network beefs up team with 2 senior hires

ITV Network has brought on board Arti Arora Machama as Vice President, Sales, and Rana Yashwant as Group Managing Editor, India News

“DAS process will be smoother in other phases”

“I accept there is a roadblock for broadcasters when it comes to carriage fees and all of us are bleeding,” says RK Arora, CEO, ITV Network

ITV Network ropes in RK Arora as CEO

Arora will be responsible for expansion plans and providing strategic leadership for all aspects of the business

BAG Network’s E24 dons a new avatar; beefs up content line-up

E24 has brought about major changes in its programming line-up. To support the new look, the channel’s distribution network is also being streng...

News24 refreshes itself, goes on air in new avatar

News24 is assuming a more youthful look with this makeover. The group is planning to foray overseas, partnering with DTH and IPTV operators in the US,...