The Big Debate on Condom Ads: Self-regulation vs Blanket Ban

The I&B Ministry has said that condom ads can now only be aired between 10pm and 6am, leading to a raging debate

Television will continue,digital will play an important role too: Abhimanyu Singh, Contiloe Pictures

Abhimanyu Singh spoke to exchange4media about producing engaging TV content in an era dominated by social media platforms and more.

Ira Joshi Appointed Doordarshan News Director General, Ghanshyam Goel is new DAVP DG

Press Information Bureau Director-General Ira Joshi, today, has been appointed as the Director General of Doordarshan News following the retirement of...

Eliminate policy paralysis in FM sector, implore FM players to the new govt

With the change in the centre, private FM operators are hopeful that many long-standing roadblocks, including the Phase III migration, will be resolve...

DD Freedish auction called off, private TV channels to lose huge ad revenue

Most of the big private TV channels have become FTA channels due to the availability of DD-Freedish reach at a nominal fee and as a result there was a...

Doordarshan’s plans to sell prime time slots put on hold

Doordarshan’s ambitious plan to sell prime time slots to private players put on hold barely days before its launch. Balaji Telefilms and Saaibaba Tele...

Partha Dey joins Dishum Broadcasting as COO

Dey to spearhead theprogramming & operations mandate for Bhojpuri GEC, Bhojpuri Dhamaka

Guest Column: New trends in digital advertising: Umang Mathur, Founder and CEO, i Media Networks

Digital Advertising wave has hit the country and has hit it hard, but instead of doing damages, it has changed the outlook of advertising today

Lalit Modi not pleased with the final figure for successful IPL franchise, Twitter stays upbeat with #IPLMediaRights

Twitterati immediately took to #IPLMediaRights and reacted on the hot topic even as Lalit Modi, Harsha Bhogle, and cricket analyst Freddie Wilde analy...

Jawahar Goel, Chairman & MD, DishTV expresses concerns about IPL cricketing telecast rights

In a letter addressed to the Ministry of Information and Broadcasting, BCCI, CCI and TRAI, Goel states his concerns over monopolisation of the telecas...

Doordarshan at 58: Will a makeover suffice?

Last week, Doordarshan announced a logo design contest with an aim to revamp the look and feel of the channel and make it more contemporary

Unless Media recommends a medium, Creative does not develop the experience and skill sets for it: Roda Mehta

Roda Mehta’s speech on receiving the Advertising Agencies Association of India’s Lifetime Achievement Award in Mumbai recently

Roda Mehta honoured with AAAI Lifetime Achievement award

Roda Mehta played a legendary and pioneering role in establishing scientific media planning and buying in India

Guest Column: Weekend programming will undergo a lot of changes in the next 5-10 years: Sunjoy Waddhwa

Sunjoy Waddhwa, CMD, Sphereorigins Multivision, talks about his fascinating voyage in television production and the challenges he overcame

We have not exploited our potential to the fullest -Shashi Shekhar Vempati, CEO, Prasar Bharati

In an exclusive interview with exchange4media, Vempati spoke about the challenges facing Prasar Bharati, his vision for the organisation and making it...

Ashish Pherwani, Partner (Advisory Services), Ernst & Young

What I also think will happen is that at some point community radio will start picking up and this will largely be funded by the large FMCGs who want...