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Naziya Alvi Rahman 13-August-2018

IBF has sent an email to all agency heads asking them to abstain from the practice of offering discounts to clients on behalf of broadcasters without prior approval from them. The email was sent early this week by Punit Goenka, Director, IBF.

Naziya Alvi Rahman 10-August-2018

The Chairman of the Press Council of India, former Justice Chandramauli Kumar Prasad, rejected all six nominees of the Editors Guild of India, Hindi Samacharpatra Sammelan and All India Newspapers Conference for the constitution of the 13th Press Council.

exchange4media Staff 21-February-2018

INS has expressed serious concern about the FIR registered against reporter Rachna Khaira of The Tribune who exposed the leak of crucial Aadhaar data

exchange4media Staff 09-January-2018

Urankar has been elected as the President of The Indian Newspaper Society (INS) for the year 2017-18

Akshata R Murthy 18-September-2017

Indian Newspaper Society's EC expressed deep concern and anguish at the non-payment of advertisement bills of selected member publications for several years & advised its members to exercise caution in accepting ads from the West Bengal Govt

exchange4media Staff 29-July-2014

Speaking at the Platinum Jubilee celebrations of the INS, the Indian President stressed on the need for self-correcting mechanisms to check such aberrations. He also flayed the temptation to "dumb down" news

Abid Hasan 28-February-2014

While the IRS Q4 2013 findings have been flayed by the print media industry, with as many as 19 publications deciding to withdraw from IRS subscription, there are some players who do not wish to take any action

Abid Hasan 21-February-2014

The English daily was one of the first newspapers to raise questions over the anomalies in the IRS Q4 2013 data and had stated that "there's a clear mis-match between survey figures and our database"

Abid Hasan 14-February-2014

AIM has urged MRUC to immediately withdraw the IRS 2013 findings as it believes that such faulty reporting of readership numbers can have "extremely damaging impact on business", apart from misleading media planners and advertisers

exchange4media Staff 06-February-2014

INS has issued an advisory to all its members to withdraw subscription from IRS & has also asked MRUC, RSCI & Nielsen India not to use the publications’ mastheads for the purpose of the survey. INS is also planning to take legal recourse

Abid Hasan 05-February-2014

The latest IRS data has received flak from most of the print media industry. It is now learnt that the Indian Newspaper Society is likely to meet MRUC today to discuss the IRS findings

exchange4media Staff 03-February-2014

The latest IRS data has received flak from most of the print media industry. It is now learnt that the Indian Newspaper Society is likely to meet MRUC on Monday, February 3, to discuss the IRS findings

exchange4media Staff 01-February-2014

The two industry veterans were honoured at a black tie dinner to celebrate the International Advertising Association’s (IAA) 75th Anniversary in London

exchange4media Staff 05-October-2013

Kumar succeeds KN Tilak Kumar of Deccan Herald & Prajavani. Kiran B Vadodaria of Sambhaav Metro is the Dy President and PV Chandran of Grihalakshmi is the Vice President

exchange4media Staff 28-September-2013

Katju had written to the INS President, expressing his regret over his comments, where he had said “majority of media people are of poor intellectual level”

exchange4media Staff 19-November-2012

With the Raigarh edition, Patrika Group now has 30 editions spread across seven states. The paper will cover the Raigarh and Dharamjaypur regions

exchange4media Staff 21-February-2012

INS has condemned Chhattisgarh Govt’s attempts to intimidate Patrika reportedly to suppress reportage about CM of the state and his relatives.

exchange4media Staff 04-January-2012

Both Indian Broadcasting Foundation and the Indian Newspaper Society have come out strongly against the recent decision of the Supreme Court that dismissed the Special Leave Petition filed by Times Now, which sought relief against a High Court decree that stipulated the channel to deposit Rs 20 crore and furnish bank guarantee for Rs 80 crore, to hear an appeal in defamation case.

exchange4media Staff 21-November-2011

The four publisher members representing the Indian Newspaper Society (INS) in the newly-constituted Press Council walked out of the PCI meet in protest against the remarks on media made by Justice Markandey Katju, Chairman of the Press Council.

exchange4media Staff 18-November-2011