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IRS 2011 Q1: Siasat, The Munsif gain at the cost of Urdu Times?blur=25

Led by the growth of Siasat and The Munsif, average issue readership (AIR) of ‘Any Urdu’ daily has gone marginally up by 0.43 per cent as per the IRS 2011 Q1 results...

Nitin Pandey Jun 23, 2011 11:57 AM

IRS 2011 Q1: Assamese publications lose readership across periodicity?blur=25

Irrespective of periodicity, Assamese publications are losing sheen. While dailies have seen a decline in AIR of almost 13 per cent, monthlies’ AIR has come down by 26 per cent.

Nitin Pandey Jun 23, 2011 11:35 AM

IRS 2011 Q1: Tamil dailies degrow 5.39 pc; magazines too slide?blur=25

Tamil weeklies have lost nearly 6.78 lakh readers, registering an AIR of 23.72 lakh. Fortnightly and monthly magazines have also witnessed declining trends.

Nitin Pandey Jun 22, 2011 11:30 AM

IRS 2011 Q1: Telugu dailies lose 2.92 lakh readers; topline publications grow?blur=25

Telugu dailies have de-grown by 2.45 per cent as per the IRS 2011 Q1 data. Monthlies, too, have reported a fall of 11.84 per cent in AIR as compared to IRS 2010 Q1...

Nitin Pandey Jun 22, 2011 11:26 AM

IRS 2011 Q1: Kannada readership on growth trajectory; dailies up 18 pc?blur=25

While the Average Issue Readership of Kannada monthlies has gone up by 30,000 as per the IRS 2011 Q1 data, the AIR of weeklies has shot up by 12 per cent...

Nitin Pandey Jun 22, 2011 9:33 AM

IRS 2011 Q1: No respite for Oriya publications in 2011; AIR across periodicity declines?blur=25

Most Oriya publications are being rejected by the readers. The only hope is Dharitri, which has seen a positive growth in IRS 2011 Q1...

Nitin Pandey Jun 22, 2011 9:32 AM

HUL’s Shreejit Mishra to join BCCL as CEO?blur=25

Industry sources have confirmed to exchange4media that HUL’s Shreejit Mishra would be joining BCCL as CEO – Publishing.

Nitin Pandey Jun 22, 2011 9:20 AM

IRS 2011 Q1: Marathi dailies add 2.78 lakh new readers; topline publications grow?blur=25

Among the Top 15 Marathi dailies, 11 have seen de-growth in their readership numbers as per the IRS 2011 Q1 data...

Nitin Pandey Jun 21, 2011 3:29 PM

IRS 2011 Q1: Hindi dailies grow by 2 pc in Delhi-NCR?blur=25

The Delhi-NCR market has seen better growth in readership for Hindi dailies than Delhi as per the latest results of the Indian Readership Survey, as compared to IRS 2010 Q1 results...

Nitin Pandey Jun 21, 2011 12:42 PM

IRS 2011 Q1: Malayalam dailies added 11 lakh new readers; weeklies on sharp decline?blur=25

Malayalam weeklies have seen one of the worst performances with not a single magazine in the Top 13 list seeing growth in AIR (Average Issue Readership) numbers as per the IRS 2011 Q1 data.

Nitin Pandey Jun 21, 2011 12:39 PM

IRS 2011 Q1: Gujarati weeklies grow by 28 pc; mixed results for dailies?blur=25

Readership of Gujarati dailies have grown by 3.68 per cent as per IRS 2011 Q1 data, adding 3.98 lakh new readers over that of IRS 2010 Q1...

Nitin Pandey Jun 21, 2011 12:33 PM

IRS 2011 Q1: Bengali dailies lose 5.5 lakh readers; periodicals grow?blur=25

As compared to the IRS 2010 Q1 data, ‘Any Bengali’ dailies have lost 5.57 lakh readers in IRS 2011 Q1, a decline of 5.32 per cent.

Nitin Pandey Jun 21, 2011 11:42 AM

IRS 2011 Q1: Hindi monthlies grow by 2 pc; double digit decline for weeklies?blur=25

As per the IRS 2011 Q1data, ‘Any Hindi’ monthly magazines have seen growth trends compared to IRS 2010 Q1. Meanwhile, negative trends in AIR numbers have continued for weekly and fortnightly magazines.

Nitin Pandey Jun 20, 2011 12:01 PM

IRS 2011 Q1: English monthlies & fortnightlies grow, weeklies decline?blur=25

For English weekly magazines, there is not much to cheer in IRS 2011 Q1. But for English monthlies and fortnightlies, the growth has been positive.

Nitin Pandey Jun 20, 2011 11:56 AM

IRS 2011 Q1: Decline for English dailies in National Capital; HT, TOI de-grow?blur=25

Leading English dailies, Hindustan Times and The Times of India, have witnessed negative growth in AIR (Average Issue Readership) in the Delhi market; however, HT has reported positive growth in the NCR market as compared to IRS 2010 Q1.

Nitin Pandey Jun 20, 2011 11:45 AM

IRS 2011 Q1: Growth for English biz dailies; mixed bag for Hindi?blur=25

As per IRS 2011 Q1, Hindi business newspapers have seen mixed results – while Business Standard Hindi has grown in double digits, Business Bhaskar has declined sharply.

Nitin Pandey Jun 20, 2011 11:37 AM

IRS 2011 Q1: Marathi & Malayalam dailies see hike in readership?blur=25

While Hindi and English dailies continue to see growth in their readership numbers as per the IRS 2011 Q1 data, Marathi and Malayalam dailies have grown rapidly since IRS 2010 Q1.

Nitin Pandey Jun 18, 2011 9:32 AM

IRS 2011 Q1: English dailies grow by 3.62 pc over 2010 Q1?blur=25

Compared to the Indian Readership Survey (IRS) 2010 Q1 figures, English dailies have witnessed a growth of 3.62 per cent in IRS 2011 Q1. Readership numbers for English have been northward bound over the last few IRS quartiles.

Nitin Pandey Jun 18, 2011 9:31 AM

IRS 2011 Q1: Hindi dailies seen 7 pc growth?blur=25

Fourteen of the Top 20 dailies have witnessed growth in readership numbers as per the Indian Readership Survey (IRS) data for 2011 Q1 as compared to the corresponding quarter of 2010.

Nitin Pandey Jun 18, 2011 9:30 AM

Reporter’s Diary: Is it just another round of IRS??blur=25

With the release of the IRS 2011 Q1 data, Nitin Pandey gets busy analysing the data and the implications for the print industry. Along the way, he come across some interesting industry viewpoint on the IRS data…

Nitin Pandey Jun 18, 2011 8:41 AM