The countdown has started to the April launch of the industry's new television audience measurement system, BARC. Partho Dasgupta, CEO of BARC, takes us through the nuances of the system, while stakeholders speak of expectations from it, its workings and the road ahead

Srabana Lahiri & Simran Sabherwal 10-March-2015

LV Krishnan, CEO of TAM Media Research says he does not agree with the way industry bodies are approaching their members in the run-up to BARC’s beginning. He says TAM is finalizing plans to begin Cross-Media Measurement & Geo-focused TV Audience Measurement, and questions the very premise of the BARC vs TAM debate

Srabana Lahiri & Simran Sabherwal 09-March-2015

Punit Goenka, MD & CEO of ZEEL, Chairman of BARC and Vice-President of the IBF Board, says all the checks and balances are in place for transparent governance and a robust ratings system

Srabana Lahiri & Simran Sabherwal 09-March-2015