Date-wise News
'Jugalbandi is key to successful partnerships in today's world'

There's no single medium that can deliver everything. When radio is added to another standalone medium, there's substantial increase in reach, say experts

Saloni Datta May 29, 2013 8:14 PM

HTC takes a step forward in smartphone war with HTC One

HTC unveils its latest offering to combat competition in the smartphone category, as well as expand consumer base with a focus on youth

Priyanka Mehra May 29, 2013 8:12 PM

Colors pulls out all the stops to market Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa

From mktg on various channels of the network, to a pan-India OOH initiative, along with radio, print & digital, the channel is creating a lot of noise for the show

Synjini Nandi May 29, 2013 8:10 PM

TRAI sets tariff for STBs for digital cable TV subscribers

Prime objective of the tariff order is to ensure effective commercial interoperability. Subscribers don’t have to pay rental 3 yrs after installation

exchange4media Staff May 29, 2013 8:05 PM

Radio's potential remains underutilised: Experts

Potential for advertisers is huge as creatives on radio can be tailor-made for brands; however, the biggest drawback is that radio lacks mktg, say experts

Simran Sabherwal May 29, 2013 7:50 PM

Jasmin Sohrabji elevated as CEO, SEA & India of Omnicom Media Group

Sohrabji will continue to lead Omnicom Media Group India as CEO, and also take on South East Asian markets of Singapore, Malaysia, Philippines, Indonesia, Vietnam & Thailand

Priyanka Mehra May 29, 2013 7:39 PM

Delhi HC stays MIB order stopping telecast of Comedy Central

Following this interim relief, the channel is back on air from today after being off air for three days on May 25, 26 and 27

Abid Hasan May 29, 2013 7:39 PM

Ad revenues, subscription buoy Raj TV FY13 growth

Raj Television has reported 13% increase in ad revenues in FY13; revenues from DTH and subscription revenues were up by 32.5%

exchange4media Staff May 29, 2013 7:39 PM

Hindi GECs battle it out for 9PM weekend slot

June 1 will see a slew of launches – Sony’s Indian Idol Junior, Zee TV’s DID Super Moms & Colors’ Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa, along with a 3-hr special of India’s Dancing Superstar on Star Plus

Synjini Nandi May 29, 2013 7:36 PM

Top money makers of the Indian media world

We bring to you the bigwigs of the media industry who are responsible for bringing in the monies. Here are the leaders who spearhead ad sales revenue function of India’s media giants...

Shobhana Nair May 29, 2013 7:36 PM

Vivid: Takeover of TV channels: Not possible, Madam Chief Minister!

Annurag Batra of exchange4media talks about Mamata Banerjee’s decision to take over channels Tara Newz and Tara Muzik on "humanitarian grounds"

Annurag Batra May 29, 2013 7:35 PM

IndiaCast assigns digital content management duties to Tangerine Digital

Tangerine will be responsible for curating & packaging all VOD content of IndiaCast with stringent turnaround time for publishing of episodic videos

exchange4media Staff May 29, 2013 6:08 PM

Radio players ready to experiment, but will advertisers support it?

While there have been pockets of differentiation, a completely niche radio channel is not possible as b’casters need to even out the investment made in high license fees, say experts

Saloni Surti May 29, 2013 1:51 AM

Jabong scouts for new creative partner

The multi-agency pitch will happen in Delhi. Draftfcb Ulka is the incumbent agency for the brand

Twishy May 29, 2013 1:00 AM

RK Arora, CEO, ITV Network

I accept there is a roadblock for broadcasters when it comes to carriage fees and all of us are bleeding. We have discussed this with the multisystem operators and we are getting 35-50 per cent discount on carriage fees as compared to last year. Post the first phase of digitisation, we have been getting this discount and are expecting the same discount in the second phase as well. The discount from both the phases will give major savings to broadcasters.

exchange4media Staff May 29, 2013 12:00 AM

Christopher Slaughter, CEO, CASBAA, <strong>Smita Jha</strong>, Head - Entertainment & Media Practice, PwC India

<strong>(Christopher Slaughter)</strong> Digitisation is the largest single movement for commercial priority and consumer choice taking place anywhere in the world. Given the size of the Indian market, the sheer ambitiousness makes it the biggest thing in the pay TV industry. It will bring in greater transparency and the latest technology to the broadcast sector.

exchange4media Staff May 29, 2013 12:00 AM