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It is after a decade that the brand is changing its logo

exchange4media Staff Jul 12, 2019 5:46 PM

Gautam Sharma exits ABP news as Vice President & National Sales Head

Sharma confirmed the news of his exit to exchange4media, his next destination remains unknown

Priyanka Mehra Mar 30, 2017 9:12 AM

Vivid: News channels - The infotainment quotient

The burst in the number of news channels demanded reinvention that has now led to blurring of lines between hard news & infotainment, says Annurag Batra of exchange4media

Annurag Batra Oct 7, 2013 7:38 AM

As MCCS gears up to become ABP News...

MCCS’ EVP – Marketing & Distribution, Neeraj Sanan speaks on the company’s preparation to let go of ‘Star’ branding from June 1

Noor Fathima Warsia May 18, 2012 8:45 PM

TRAI ad cap can adversely affect economic growth: Ashok Venkatramani

The CEO of MCCS says TRAI’s ad cap will have an effect that goes beyond TV

Ashok Venkatramani May 16, 2012 8:45 PM

Mindshare & Lowe work on MCCS’ new id

The on-air change will see Star News, Star Ananda & Star Majha become ABP News, ABP Ananda & ABP Majha. The communication theme is ‘Our Stars don’t change, our News does not change, only our name changes’

exchange4media Staff May 7, 2012 8:24 PM

STAR-ABP end relation; Star News becomes ABP News

Hindi news channel, Star News will be called ABP News; Bengali news channel, Star Ananda becomes ABP Ananda and Marathi news channel, Star Majha to be called ABP Majha

exchange4media Staff Apr 17, 2012 8:48 AM

Nilesh Thakkar joins TV9 as SVP, Sales & Marketing

In his new role, Nilesh Thakkar will be reporting to Clifford Perreira, Director and Network Revenue Head.

Shree Lahiri Dec 14, 2011 7:48 AM

Nilesh Thakkar joins TV9 as SVP, Sales & Marketing

In his new role, Nilesh Thakkar will be reporting to Clifford Perreira, Director and Network Revenue Head.

Shree Lahiri Dec 14, 2011 7:31 AM

Video: Maintaining stickiness in fragmented media space

Television media has become more fragmented than ever in India today, and challenging its status quo is digital media. In this increasingly competitive space, how can news channels still maintain their stickiness quotient?

Deepika Bhardwaj Oct 31, 2011 8:16 AM

87 pc Indians support Jan Lokpal: STAR News-Nielsen survey

Anna Hazare and his team’s battle to end graft has found grass-root support across the country, according to a Star News-Nielsen survey of 8,900 people conducted nationwide, with a staggering 87 per cent of respondents saying that they support the Jan Lokpal proposed by the 74-year-old Gandhian – which demands a powerful Lokpal with sweeping powers to investigate cases of corruption against the politicians, the bureaucracy and the judiciary – over the one tabled by the Government in the Parliament earlier this month.

exchange4media Staff Aug 17, 2011 9:41 AM

Star News fortifies digital presence with news websites

To firm up its presence in the digital domain, Star News launched Hindi and English versions of its news websites on April 7, 2011. Both the websites have different editorial teams headed by Abhijit Das, Editor, New Media Initiatives. Ram Krishna Laxman is the Head of Marketing for Digital Initiatives.

Nitin Pandey Apr 8, 2011 9:20 AM

Budget 2011:  CNBC Awaaz, Aaj Tak lead respective genres

As per TAM Media Research data, CNBC Awaaz has maintained its leadership in Hindi business news channel genre on Budget Day (February 28) 2011. Aaj Tak has retained top position in the Hindi general news channel domain.

Nitin Pandey Mar 10, 2011 9:20 AM

Changes at MCCS…

Neeraj Sanan has been given the additional portfolio of distribution at MCCS and his designation is now Vice President - Marketing & Distribution. Satyakki Bhattacharjee has been given the additional responsibility of Legal Affairs.

Nitin Pandey Mar 10, 2011 8:15 AM

'Self regulation can work up to a point, when self interests come in, it collapses'

The two-day workshop on ‘Comparative Perspective on Media Regulation and Society’ got underway in Delhi on December 14, 2010. The first day of the workshop explored international and comparative perspectives on media regulation as it affects current debates and future role of information in society.

Nitin Pandey Dec 15, 2010 7:27 AM

Gautam Sharma joins India TV as Senior VP, Sales

Gautam Sharma has joined India TV as Senior Vice-President, Sales. He moves from Star News, where he was working as Assistant Vice-President and Head of Revenue (North) for four years. Sharma has also worked with Aaj Tak, Star TV and Planman Media.

Shikha Nov 23, 2010 8:18 AM

Chase credible content, TRPs will follow: MCCS’ Shazi Zaman in a candid conversation

One of the most respectable names in the news media industry, MCCS’ Editor Shazi Zaman has a very simple way of viewing the business. In an exclusive conversation with exchange4media, Zaman speaks on how he views content, its nuances and the very controversial ‘TRPs’.

Shikha Nov 6, 2010 10:48 PM