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IRS’11 Q1: Slide continues for magazines; no changes in top ranking?blur=25

No big surprises are seen in the ranking of the top line magazines as per the Indian Readership Survey Q1 2011 data release by Hansa Research and Media Research Users’ Council (MRUC) on June 17. However, the decline trend in readership continues in this quarter as well.

Nitin Pandey Jun 17, 2011 11:50 AM

IRS’11 Q1: No changes in top dailies?blur=25

Hansa Research and Media Research User’s Council (MRUC) has released Indian Readership Survey on June 17, 2011. As per the data, the top order has almost same trends as it was in IRS Q1 2010.

Nitin Pandey Jun 17, 2011 10:29 AM

NourishCo appoints Mindshare as media AOR?blur=25

Mindshare, the flagship media agency of GroupM, has won the media duties of NourishCo, a joint venture between PepsiCo and Tata Global Beverages. Dialogue Factory will lead this client relationship with Mindshare.

Nitin Pandey Jun 17, 2011 8:24 AM

CNN IBN to focus on digital presence of Citizen Journalist?blur=25

As CNN IBN’s show Citizen Journalist (CJ) completes 100 episodes, the group is planning to focus on making CJ’s digital presence more robust. Also, through this programme, channel will continue with its campaign called Citizens Against Corruption.

Nitin Pandey Jun 16, 2011 8:12 AM

Arnab Ghosh joins Godfrey Phillips India?blur=25

Arnab Ghosh has joined Godfrey Phillips India Ltd (GPI) as General Manager – Marketing. Prior to this he was with Pernod Ricard India as AGM Marketing.

Nitin Pandey Jun 15, 2011 11:58 AM

Sai Prasad Media to launch Hindi news channel in July 2011?blur=25

Sai Prasad Media is taking the HD route for this Hindi news channel, which has been named News Express. The Editor and CEO is Mukesh Kumar.

Nitin Pandey Jun 14, 2011 8:46 AM

Sunil Mutreja elevated to Executive Director at Amar Ujala?blur=25

Mutreja’s elevation comes on the back of four years of growth for Amar Ujala.

Nitin Pandey Jun 14, 2011 8:37 AM

Weekly magazine ‘Saptahik Sakal’ undergoes repositioning?blur=25

Saptahik Sakal is the latest addition to the slew of changes that has been brought about by the Sakal Media Group, since January, to refresh their product content and portfolio.

Nitin Pandey Jun 13, 2011 8:06 AM

A busy 2011 for NDTV Good Times – new channel on cards?blur=25

In a candid conversation with exchange4media Smeeta Chakrabarti, CEO, NDTV Good Times, shared 2011 plans for the channel...

Nitin Pandey Jun 13, 2011 8:00 AM

Inquilab expands its wings in more cities?blur=25

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Nitin Pandey Jun 10, 2011 11:56 PM

Zee Business partners with stockezy.com to bring stock market online?blur=25

The &lsquo;stockezy&rsquo; website will summarise and recap key highlights of the show &lsquo;D Street ka Don&rsquo; of Zee Business that educate and empower the investors on how to analyse the market trends and stocks to make informed decisions&hellip;

Nitin Pandey Jun 10, 2011 3:41 PM

HT intensifies focus on regional editions?blur=25

New strategy for regional editions would include content upgradation, building brand equity and creating synergies across locations. To oversee all operational issues concerning non-Delhi, non-Mumbai editions, HT has added more responsibilities to Rajesh Mahapatra.

Nitin Pandey Jun 9, 2011 9:01 AM

Mid Day intensifies focus on edit-driven campaigns?blur=25

Mid Day is planning to focus more on issue-based edit driven campaigns from June 2011 onwards and will have dedicated coverage and campaigns on the various issues that impact people.

Nitin Pandey Jun 8, 2011 9:21 AM

Amar Ujala’s busy 2011: New BTL unit, new magazines planned?blur=25

Amar Ujala group is in aggressive mode for 2011. Besides a dedicated BTL division called &lsquo;Touch Point&rsquo;, the group will be launching two magazines as well as a youth-centric newspaper soon.

Nitin Pandey Jun 8, 2011 9:19 AM

Telugu daily ‘Namasthe Telangana’ hits newsstands today?blur=25

Andhra Pradesh has a new Telugu daily from June 7, 2011 &ndash; Namasthe Telangana. The paper aims to cater to the huge Telangana region and voice the concerns, aspirations and ambitions of the Telangana people.

Nitin Pandey Jun 7, 2011 8:25 AM

Telugu daily ‘Namaste Telangana’ is set to hit newsstands?blur=25

<span class="Apple-style-span" style="font-family: 'Trebuchet MS', sans-serif; ">The newspaper will cover developments of entire Telangana region in sports, business and cinema.<span style="mso-bidi-font-weight:bold"> It will also be leveraging resources of T News channel&hellip; <span style="mso-spacerun:yes">&nbsp;</span></span></span> <p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-bottom:0in;margin-bottom:.0001pt;line-height: normal"><span style="font-family:&quot;Trebuchet MS&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;;mso-fareast-font-family: &quot;Times New Roman&quot;"><span style="mso-bidi-font-weight:bold"><o:p></o:p></span></span>

Nitin Pandey Jun 5, 2011 11:53 PM

Marie Claire puts its fashionable foot forward for 5th anniversary?blur=25

Nearly three months&rsquo; back, Marie Claire had increased its cover price to Rs 100. Now, the magazine is ready to step forward in a new, international avatar...

Nitin Pandey Jun 2, 2011 8:27 AM

Branded content integration – what’s holding it back in India??blur=25

Apart from TV and movie content, brands are also leveraging gaming content in India. But where are the ground breaking innovations that were expected. e4m looks at the various branded integrations undertaken and the rationale behind them...

Nitin Pandey Jun 1, 2011 9:00 AM

Jagran’s ‘Inquilab’ hits Lucknow newsstands; Delhi next?blur=25

Jagran Prakashan Ltd&rsquo;s (JPL) Urdu newspaper Inquilab hits newsstands in Lucknow on May 27, 2011. The newspaper is also set to enter other markets of Uttar Pradesh as well as Delhi and Bihar soon.

Nitin Pandey May 27, 2011 8:42 AM

No need for policing if industry can self-regulate: Rajiv Takru, MIB?blur=25

Rajiv Takru, Additional Secretary, Ministry of Information and Broadcasting, reiterates Government&rsquo;s stand on self-regulation by the broadcast industry and stresses that self regulation is the best form of regulation.

Nitin Pandey May 26, 2011 8:47 AM