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.
WAN-IFRA, the apex body of all print products around the world, has awarded i-Next and Malayala Manorama in the ‘Brand’ and ‘Connecting with Mobile’ categories, respectively. The awards were presented at the 12th WAN-IFRA Readership Conference, held in San Francisco on November 16, 2010.
Malayala Manorama TV (MMTV), the television division of Malayala Manorama, is planning to increase its presence in the television space in Kerala by adding a GEC by mid-2011. The channel is expected to help the group gain foothold in the cluttered GEC space. Jacob Mathew, Executive Editor and Director, Malayala Manorama, revealed this to exchange4media.