Date-wise News
Doordarshan initiates Mobile TV in India

The services are available in sixteen cities and mobile TV can be received in an and around these cities using DVB-T2 Dongles in OTG enabled smart phones and tablets

exchange4media Staff Apr 5, 2016 5:37 PM

Hungama raises $25 MN in funding round led by Xiaomi

The funding is focused on growing its premium movie and TV, OTT service, Hungama Play; including addition of 1500 hours of TV content and original programming

exchange4media Staff Apr 5, 2016 5:20 PM

Goafest announces agenda 2016

Goafest 2016, India’s foremost advertising, media and marketing convention has announced its agenda

exchange4media Staff Apr 5, 2016 4:39 PM

Discovery Channel to premier 'GANGA: HIMALAYAN DESCENT' on April 15

The program aims at revealing the story of the Hindu’s holy pilgrimage and its tributaries that support India’s thriving ecosystem

exchange4media Staff Apr 5, 2016 1:31 PM

Ashish Sehgal is now COO Zee Unimedia; Bhaskar Das President & Chief Growth Officer

Ashish Sehgal will report to the CEO, Zee Entertainment Enterprises Limited, India. For his new role Bhaskar Das will report to Ashish Sehgal

exchange4media Staff Apr 5, 2016 1:12 PM

Panasonic Corporation promotes Manish Sharma as Executive Officer

Daizo Ito appointed as Managing Executive Officer, Panasonic Corporation and Chairman of Panasonic India & Regional Head ISAMEA region. Sharma to be appointed as Executive Officer, Panasonic Corporation and President and CEO of Panasonic India & South Asia

exchange4media Staff Apr 5, 2016 1:02 PM

Prabha Prabhu retires after 28 years @ Madison,Raj Nair promoted to CEO & CCO @ Madison BMB

Prabha Prabhu, Founder Member, Madison, who moved with Sam Balsara when he started Madison way back in 1988 has decided to retire after 28 years at Madison. She was the CEO of Madison BMB for the last several years. Raj Nair, the current Chief Creative Officer will now also assume additional responsibility of CEO. Kim Solomon will be a new addition to the team, who joins as Chief Operating Officer. All these changes are effective April 1, 2016

exchange4media Staff Apr 5, 2016 11:40 AM

Vizeum appoints Amita Karwal as COO, North and South

Karwal will be responsible for heading all businesses in the North and South and will report to Shripad Kulkarni, Managing Director, Vizeum

exchange4media Staff Apr 5, 2016 11:02 AM

Yahoo looks to sell off core biz; as pressure mounts

The once proud internet giant faces an uncertain future as sale of its core business looms nearer

exchange4media Staff Apr 5, 2016 8:54 AM

Haptik raises strategic investment from Times Internet

New funds and partnership to be used towards mass adoption of Personal Assistant app

exchange4media Staff Apr 5, 2016 8:38 AM

RAM Ratings: Mumbai, Kolkata & Bangalore markets led by Big FM, Radio Mirchi & Radio City

Fever FM led the Delhi market also, Radio City replaces Big FM to acquire the third spot in the market. Mumbai, Kolkata and Bangalore markets were led by Big FM, Radio Mirchi and Radio City respectively

exchange4media Staff Apr 5, 2016 8:27 AM

Yatra.com pits Kanhaiya Kumar against MakemyTrip’s Ranveer Singh & Alia Bhatt

While MakemyTrip has roped in popular faces like Ranveer Singh and Alia Bhatt, Yatra.com has released a new digital video which takes a dig at Kanhaiya Kumar

Sarmistha Neogy Apr 5, 2016 8:09 AM

What started off as a distribution issue has become fundamental to the nature of journalism: Ros Atkins BBC

BBC World News' Ros Atkins, who currently hosts the show "Outside Source”, is one who believes in the power of the digital medium and the opportunities it provides to both journalists and content creators

Abhinn Shreshtha Apr 5, 2016 8:06 AM

Netflix aims to bring Indian cinema to its 75 million subscribers

Earlier Netflix bought the streaming rights to indie-movie ‘Brahman Naman’ scheduled to premiere later this year. Now it’s looking to get into production of Indian series and movies

Madhuwanti Saha Apr 5, 2016 8:04 AM

Despite Honda’s massive ad spends, Hero MotoCorp races ahead in sales

Though Hero might be selling more bikes than Honda in the sales game, but Honda has witnessed a formidable growth in its marketing campaigns so much so that it has overtaken HeroCorp in this domain

Ronald Menezes Apr 5, 2016 8:03 AM

Guest Column: Digital Tax, The shackle to hobble Digital India: Karthik Kumar

The Government should take the stakeholders, the multi-nationals concerned, the service providers in India, trade bodies, etc. and evolve a process that is equitable to all as far as the imposition of digital tax is concerned, writes Karthik Kumar, Director, Rage Communications

Karthik Kumar Apr 5, 2016 8:01 AM

News has always been sceptical of the system– Sunil Arora, Secretary, Ministry of I&B

Sunil Arora, Secretary, Ministry of I & B, spoke to Uday Shankar, Chairman, FICCI’s M & E committee and CEO, Star India at the recently held FICCI-Frames 2016 event in Mumbai and highlighted various issues that beset the M& E sector today

Ronald Menezes Apr 5, 2016 7:59 AM

Patanjali Atta Noodles come under FSDA scanner

Food Security and Drugs Administration (FSDA) has found a sample of Patanjali Atta Noodles’ tastemaker containing high amounts of ash, according to media reports

exchange4media Staff Apr 5, 2016 7:57 AM