Aurangabad creates world record on R-Day eve?blur=25

Aurangabadkars has created a new Guinness World Record for India for ‘the most people singing a National Anthem simultaneously’

exchange4media Staff Jan 28, 2012 8:06 AM

IMPACT Annv Spl: ‘Maintain transparency while chasing financial goals’?blur=25

Devendra Darda, Managing Director, Lokmat Media Ltd, lists the seven things media needs to keep in mind to thrive in a competitive market.

Devendra Darda Dec 27, 2011 8:12 AM

IRS Q3 2011: Lokmat leads as Marathi dailies see growth?blur=25

Over all, Marathi dailies have witnessed a slight growth of 0.31 per cent in Average Issue Readership (AIR) as per the IRS Q3 2011 results.

exchange4media Staff Dec 23, 2011 9:08 AM

 IRS 2011 Q2: English publications fare better than regional in Goa?blur=25

Newspapers in Goa have not witnessed encouraging year-on-year results, with the loss in average issue readership (AIR) exceeding the gain by two-fold. Among the top 10 dailies in the state, while combined y-o-y decline in AIR is 93,000, the overall gain only comes to 28,000.

Sai Prasanna Oct 17, 2011 10:44 AM

 IRS 2011 Q2: Barring Lokmat & Daily Sakal, a gloomy year for Marathi dailies?blur=25

As per the IRS 2011 Q2 results, the Marathi newspaper market has continued to see decline in AIR of most dailies. However, amid decline, the top two dailies – Lokmat and Daily Sakal - have added almost 4.39 lakh readers, combined, in a year.

Nitin Pandey Oct 5, 2011 10:42 AM

Yahoo India partners with Lokmat, offers Marathi content online?blur=25

Yahoo India has partnered with Marathi daily Lokmat to deliver premium digital content in Marathi to the Internet audience. The property will offer Lokmat’s original content, combined with Yahoo’s premium content experience, to online Marathi users.

exchange4media Staff Oct 1, 2011 8:54 AM

Lokmat Samachar dons a new avatar?blur=25

Lokmat Media Ltd unveiled the news look of its Hindi daily Lokmat Samachar in five cities across Maharashtra – Nagpur, Kolhapur, Aurangabad, Akola and Jalgaon on August 15, 2011. The new identity of Lokmat Samachar boasts rich design and content that is easily navigable with fresh, inviting and colourful layout.

exchange4media Staff Aug 17, 2011 9:39 AM

Bharat Kapadia quits Lokmat; turns entrepreneur again?blur=25

Media veteran Bharat Kapadia has bid adieu to Lokmat and is soon going to start a consultancy firm, called <a href="mailto:ideas@bharatkapadia.com">ideas@bharatkapadia.com</a>.

Nitin Pandey Jul 1, 2011 9:17 AM

IRS 2011 Q1: Fortnightlies grow in Goa; mixed results for dailies?blur=25

While the fate of monthly and weekly magazines remains unchanged in Goa as per the IRS 2011 Q1 data, fortnightly magazines have charted a growth path in their AIR...

Nitin Pandey Jun 28, 2011 11:01 AM

IRS 2011 Q1: The rise and rise of Marathi dailies in Maharashtra?blur=25

Marathi dailies continue to dominate in Maharashtra. The leader in the space is Marathi daily Lokmat with an average issue readership of 73.05 lakh in IRS 2011 Q1, however, a marginal decline of 0.76 per cent compared to the corresponding period in 2010.

Nitin Pandey Jun 24, 2011 11:23 AM

Lokmat Media appoints Bharatkumar Raut as Editorial Director?blur=25

Close on the heels of elevating Jwalant Swaroop as COO-Publishing, Lokmat Media Ltd has roped in Bharatkumar Raut as Editorial Director for Lokmat Group.

exchange4media Staff Jun 7, 2011 8:37 AM

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

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

Lokmat to launch tabloid daily City Express in Aurangabad?blur=25

Lokmat Media Ltd is planning to expand its presence in Maharashtra by launching Lokmat Samachar, a Hindi daily from Jalgaon, and Lokmat City News Express, a compact newspaper from Aurangabad, by the end of May 2011.

exchange4media Staff May 17, 2011 10:37 AM

IRS 2010 Q4:  A mixed year for Marathi dailies?blur=25

While the first two quarters of the year 2010 have witnessed growth in readership for Marathi dailies, Q3 and Q4 of IRS 2010 see de-growth for most Marathi dailies.

Nitin Pandey Mar 21, 2011 9:41 AM

IRS 2010 Q4: Maharashtra defies trends, readership declines?blur=25

Maharashtra is one of the few markets that have seen loss of readership in IRS 2010 Q4. Eight out of top ten dailies in the state have dropped in AIR.

Nitin Pandey Mar 16, 2011 9:39 AM

Lokmat Group plans IPO to fund expansions?blur=25

Lokmat Media Ltd, publisher of Marathi daily Lokmat, is all set to enter the capital market. The company has filed draft papers for an initial public offering (IPO) of 13,829,064 equity shares of Rs 10 each.

exchange4media Staff Jan 5, 2011 7:48 AM

Best of Bharat Kapadia’s ‘Kahani Mein Twist’ unveiled?blur=25

Everyone in the Indian media and communications industry is familiar with print honcho and industry association bossman Bharat Kapadia&rsquo;s one liners, which are a regular feature in IMPACT, called &lsquo;Kahani Mein Twist&rsquo;. The best 50 of these cartoon strips by the Director of Lokmat Group are now published by IMPACT and the exchange4media Group as &lsquo;Best of Kahaani Mein Twist&rsquo;. The book was unveiled last week at the Jagran presented IMPACT Person of the Year ceremony in Mumbai.

exchange4media Staff Dec 22, 2010 8:23 AM

Newspaper success stories and some more Brainsnacks at INMA 2010?blur=25

Case studies and discussions continued in the second half of Day One of the 4th INMA conference. Prior to the second Brainsnacks session and case studies of the day, Rajesh Jain, Executive Director and Head of Media and Entertainment, KPMG, Mumbai, gave an outside-in view of newspapers and growth opportunities in India.

Nitin Pandey Nov 10, 2010 12:50 PM

ABC Jan -Jun 2010 - Mixed results for Marathi dailies?blur=25

In audit&nbsp;during first half of the&nbsp;year&nbsp;by ABC (Audit Bureau of Circulation) for the period of January-June 2010 the Marathi dailies are singing mixed tune of growth and decline with their fluctuating average circulation numbers as compared to the previous audit by ABC.

Nitin Pandey Oct 28, 2010 11:41 AM