Jwalant Swaroop named COO-Publishing, Lokmat Media?blur=25

Lokmat Media has elevated Jwalant Swaroop to be the COO-Publishing of the company. The change will be effective June 1, 2011. In his new role, Swaroop would be based from Mumbai.

Nitin Pandey May 25, 2011 8:15 AM

Adarsh Mishra promoted as VP, SMD, at DNA?blur=25

Adarsh Mishra has been promoted as Vice President, Sales and Marketing Development (SMD), at DNA and is reporting to CEO KU Rao.

Nitin Pandey May 23, 2011 8:13 AM

Lokmat in a new avatar in Maharashtra?blur=25

Lokmat is all set to hit the Maharashtra news stands in a whole new avatar. Before finalising the changes the group has done a survey in 1.5 Lac households with 5 Lac readers. 

Nitin Pandey May 19, 2011 9:30 AM

Jagran woos budding talent for print media?blur=25

Dainik Jagran has come out with a contest for school children called - ‘Jagran Young Editor’, where the youngsters will attend a workshop on various aspects of editorial from the experts in Dainik Jagran Editorial team...

Nitin Pandey May 19, 2011 9:09 AM

INMA Awards 2011: TOI, Dainik Jagran, Mint, Mid Day, i-Next are winners?blur=25

Indian publications made a mark at the INMA Awards 2011. With six awards, Jagran Prakashan Ltd won the highest number of awards among organisations worldwide.

Nitin Pandey May 19, 2011 8:36 AM

Revamp, changes on the anvil for Indian Express, Financial Express?blur=25

The Express Group, which has stayed away from any branding campaigns in recent years, is coming up with promotional campaigns by July-end 2011.

Nitin Pandey May 18, 2011 2:04 PM

Regional broadcasters’ body ARTBI finalises its constitution?blur=25

The Association of Regional Television Broadcasters of India, at its first annual general meeting in Delhi, has finalised the constitution that will govern the body. The AGM saw the participation of 30 regional networks and 150 regional channels.

Nitin Pandey May 17, 2011 9:32 AM

ABC Consultants appoints Carat Media?blur=25

Carat Media has been entrusted with the media duties of ABC Consultants, which is looking at renewing its brand identity. The company is reportedly planning to invest nearly Rs 10 crore on this identity revival exercise.

Nitin Pandey May 17, 2011 9:31 AM

Tehelka Hindi’s national edition back on newsstands from June?blur=25

National edition of Tehelka Hindi, which was launched in October 2008 but phased out from the market later, will be back on newsstands from June 2011 and will cover the Hindi speaking regions that are not being served by the localised editions of the magazine.

Nitin Pandey May 10, 2011 9:02 AM

News24 refreshes itself, goes on air in new avatar?blur=25

News24 is assuming a more youthful look with this makeover. The group is planning to foray overseas, partnering with DTH and IPTV operators in the US, the UK and South Africa...

Nitin Pandey May 6, 2011 8:25 AM

‘Return Our Roads’, Mid Day tells Mumbai authorities?blur=25

Mid Day has taken up the cause of the bad road conditions in Mumbai and is running an editorial-led campaign, ‘Return Our Roads’, to not just raise awareness, but also get the concerned authorities to put the metro’s roads in working order.

Nitin Pandey May 5, 2011 8:31 AM

IBF takes NBA route, creates BCCC?blur=25

Removing all ambiguity, IBF has come up with Self Regulatory Guidelines and Complaints Redressal Mechanism for non-news TV channels. It has also formed the Broadcasting Content Complaints Council to address consumer complaints.

Nitin Pandey May 3, 2011 8:44 AM

Amar Ujala to enter ‘competitions’ space with Pratiyogita?blur=25

Amar Ujala group is launching a monthly magazine titled ‘Pratiyogita’, which is in the lines of ‘Pratiyogita Darpan’ and is aimed at young aspirants preparing for competitive exams.

Nitin Pandey May 2, 2011 8:33 AM

Reporter’s Diary: When Rajiv Gandhi realised the value of regional Press?blur=25

The print media only recently seems to have woken up to the power and the capacity of regional press. Nitin Pandey explores the past a bit…

Nitin Pandey Apr 30, 2011 7:30 AM

More synergies as Jagran–Mid Day pact turns one?blur=25

Beginning Q4, the groups will report consolidated financial results. In addition to purchase, printing and content synergies, the groups have also begun cross selling.

Nitin Pandey Apr 28, 2011 9:02 AM

Battleground Marathi dailies?blur=25

With new players like the Bhaskar Group set to enter the Marathi dailies market, some keen battle is expected in the coming months. A look at what is generating media players’ interest in the market…

Nitin Pandey Apr 26, 2011 11:07 AM

Chauthi Dunia enters Maharashtra market?blur=25

Headquartered in Vidarbha, Chauthi Dunia hit the newsstands in Maharashtra with 11,000 copies. The next destination of the newspaper is likely to be Rajasthan.

Nitin Pandey Apr 21, 2011 9:24 AM

Aaj Samaj continues fortifying its presence in Haryana?blur=25

Hindi daily Aaj Samaj is aggressively following its hyper-local strategy in Haryana, launching back to back editions in the state. With no less than 11 editions planned, the group aims to have presence in all districts of Haryana by year-end.

Nitin Pandey Apr 19, 2011 9:17 AM

Newsprint prices surge, industry braces for precautionary measures?blur=25

Given the loss of supply from Japanese mills due to tsunami, along with the hike in crude oil and old newsprint prices, cost pressure is likely to continue on publishers…

Nitin Pandey Apr 18, 2011 10:51 AM

IPL4: 6-Metro analysis – higher viewership in digital households?blur=25

TAM Sports data shows that while the inaugural match has scored a high of 7.77 in 6 metros, average ratings of the first three matches are similar to the last two seasons. Once again digital households show higher viewership than all households.

Nitin Pandey Apr 14, 2011 12:30 PM