IRS 2011 Q2: Not much cheer for dailies in Hyderabad?blur=25

As per the Indian Readership Survey 2011 Q2 results, topline dailies in English, Telugu and Urdu languages have seen decline in their average issue readership (AIR) in Hyderabad. The trends are not all that encouraging for magazines as well.

Nitin Pandey Oct 10, 2011 11:23 AM

 IRS 2011 Q2: Mint, HT emerge fastest growing English dailies in Mumbai over last year?blur=25

It has been mostly a growth story for English language publications – dailies and magazines – in Mumbai as per the IRS 2011 Q2 results. Among top ten English dailies, Mint and HT have recorded the highest growth in AIR, while among top ten magazines, Outlook has reported a growth percentage in three digits.

Arwa Sultanali Oct 10, 2011 11:17 AM

 IRS 2011 Q2: HT continues to lead in Delhi; growth for TOI, Mail Today?blur=25

Slow growth in average issue readership (AIR) of most of the dailies in Delhi raises a question - has the newspaper market in Delhi reached saturation point? While a clear picture will emerge in the forthcoming quarterly results of the IRS, recent readership trends do raise an alarm bell...

Nitin Pandey Oct 10, 2011 10:41 AM

IRS 2011 Q2: HT & TOI grow, mixed results for other English dailies?blur=25

When compared to the corresponding period of 2010, results for the Indian Readership Survey 2011 Q2 reflect grim trends for the English newspaper genre. Bucking this trend are Hindustan Times and The Times of India, with both papers seeing a combined addition of 6.67 lakh readers in a year.

Nitin Pandey Oct 3, 2011 9:27 AM

Deccan Herald set to enter Delhi by year-end?blur=25

Karnataka-based English newspaper Deccan Herald is all set to enter the Delhi market by the end of the year 2011. The Printers (Mysore) Pvt Ltd, the company that publishes Deccan Herald, has come up with advertisements in leading dailies for multiple vacancies for its new edition from the Capital.

exchange4media Staff Aug 31, 2011 9:11 AM

TOI’s process management strategy to be presented at WAN-IFRA meet?blur=25

The Times of India’s strategy for process improvement using Continuous Improvement Groups (CIGs) will be presented at the WAN-IFRA India 2011 Conference, which is being held in Chennai on September 6-8.

exchange4media Staff Aug 12, 2011 9:08 AM

MP attracting print players, after TOI, Patrika to launch 2 editions?blur=25

Close on the heels of The Times of India announcing the launch of two more editions in Madhya Pradesh, now Patrika Group has launched two editions in MP in Mandsaur and Neemuch, taking the Group’s total editions to 30 across seven states.

exchange4media Staff Aug 1, 2011 9:33 AM

Innovations to investments – auto sector high on print?blur=25

As per industry experts, over the last two years, media investments in the auto category have grown by 60-70 per cent y-o-y. What has prompted the auto sector to up its marketing budget for print media? exchange4media analyses...

Nitin Pandey Jun 28, 2011 9:41 AM

IRS 2011 Q1: Decline for English dailies in National Capital; HT, TOI de-grow?blur=25

Leading English dailies, Hindustan Times and The Times of India, have witnessed negative growth in AIR (Average Issue Readership) in the Delhi market; however, HT has reported positive growth in the NCR market as compared to IRS 2010 Q1.

Nitin Pandey Jun 20, 2011 11:45 AM

IRS 2011 Q1: English dailies grow by 3.62 pc over 2010 Q1?blur=25

Compared to the Indian Readership Survey (IRS) 2010 Q1 figures, English dailies have witnessed a growth of 3.62 per cent in IRS 2011 Q1. Readership numbers for English have been northward bound over the last few IRS quartiles.

Nitin Pandey Jun 18, 2011 9:31 AM

More intl accolades for Taproot India’s Aman Ki Asha campaign?blur=25

Taproot India’s ‘Aman ki Asha’ campaign for The Times of India has been selected to be part of a major exhibition by Centre Pompidou, Paris, on India. A few months back, the campaign had also found special mention by the British House of Commons.

exchange4media Staff Apr 25, 2011 9:03 AM

Asianet News appoints HS Balram as Director?blur=25

In Asianet News, HS Balram, who’s career spans over 38 years in top media houses, will also be looking after Suvarna News.

exchange4media Staff Apr 20, 2011 8:28 AM

Changes at BCCL: Bhaskar Das made Prez; Arunava Das Sharma appointed as Exec Prez?blur=25

Bennett, Coleman and Company Ltd (BCCL) has elevated Dr Bhaskar Das to be the President of the company. Until now, he was Executive President. Arunava Das Sharma has been roped in as Executive President. Prior to this, Arunava was with Whirlpool US.

Nitin Pandey Apr 6, 2011 8:52 AM

ICC CWC’11: Volkswagen celebrates India win with TOI?blur=25

Volkswagen has been making news with its innovative campaigns, be it the roadblock in The Times of India or creating a stir with the talking newspaper for the launch of its sedan Vento. This time, the automaker has got the ‘blues’ for its Passat and TOI is once again the vehicle for the campaign.

Tuhina Anand Apr 1, 2011 10:00 AM

ToI launches apps for iPad, iPhone, Android, Blackberry?blur=25

The Times of India has launched apps for the iPad, iPhone, Android and Blackberry platforms, which will give people access to regular updates from the Times Network.

exchange4media Staff Apr 1, 2011 9:27 AM

TOI's proposed launch shakes up Coimbatore market?blur=25

February 14, 2011 will be the launch date for The Times of India in Coimbatore and the existing dailies in the market are pulling up their socks.

Tuhina Anand Feb 2, 2011 8:33 PM

Battlefield Coimbatore: Action intensifies among English dailies?blur=25

The print market in Coimbatore is seeing lot of action. Deccan Chronicle has just launched, TOI is waiting in the wings and established players like The Hindu and The New Indian Express are gearing up for the competition.

Tuhina Anand Jan 7, 2011 7:40 AM

Businessman & BJP activist Sudhanshu Mittal files defamation complaint against The Times of India?blur=25

Businessman and BJP activist Sudhanshu Mittal has filed a defamation complaint against Bennett, Coleman and Company Ltd for the report carried on The Times of India’s website on October 19, 2010, titled ‘CWG scam: CBI raids BJP leader Sudhanshu Mittal’s house’. The matter was taken up in court on December 4, 2010.

exchange4media Staff Dec 9, 2010 7:26 AM

TOI to enter Kerala; alliance with Mathrubhumi on the cards?blur=25

The Times Group’s plans to launch its flagship daily, The Times of India, in Kerala may finally be coming to fruition. The publishing major is said to have entered into a strategic alliance with Mathrubhumi for its entry into Kerala. TOI officials have declined to comment on the development, stating that the deal has not yet been finalised.

Akash Raha Dec 2, 2010 7:32 AM

All India launch of ‘BBC Knowledge’ magazine today?blur=25

‘BBC Knowledge’ magazine, from the Worldwide Media stable is going to be launched today, October 27, 2010. KA Advertising will be the creative agency of the magazine whereas the media buying and planning will be done in-house.

exchange4media Staff Oct 27, 2010 2:39 PM