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PepsiCo's Praveen Someshwar to join HT Media as CEO and MD

Media Publishing

Thu, 24 May 2018

Someshwar will start his journey with HT Media on August 1.

Women hooked to IPL 2018: Female viewership up 18%, average watch time 7%

Media Publishing

Thu, 17 May 2018

Traditionally popular with female viewers, Indian Premier League (IPL) has this season seen women accounting for 40% of its viewership; the average time spent watching this property has risen 7%.

ISI Kolkata certifies BARC India's sampling methodology and panel design

Media Publishing

Tue, 15 May 2018

The Indian Statistical Institute, Kolkata, has completed the certification for BARC India's original design of 22,000 homes and the expanded 33,000 panel.

Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore replaces Smriti Irani as I&B minister

Media Publishing

Tue, 15 May 2018

Union Minister of Youth Affairs and Sports Minister Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore recently took the independent charge as Minister of State in the Ministry of Information and Broadcasting.

IPL 2018: 518 million watch first 34 matches on screens across India

Media Publishing

Fri, 11 May 2018

The urban market contributed to 492 million impressions for the first 34 matches of the IPL.

Siddharth Varma elevated as DGM, TOI Brand

Media Publishing

Wed, 09 May 2018

Currently based out of Mumbai, Varma is responsible for strengthening brand health for TOI.

Discovery to dub foreign content as Hindi GEC channel doesn't stir viewers

Media Publishing

Tue, 08 May 2018

Its kids channel, a laggard in the genre for years, hit No 2 rank last week, just behind Nickelodeon.

Trai questions govt's jurisdiction over processing charges on broadcasters

Media Publishing

Fri, 04 May 2018

The I&B ministry had issued a circular last December asking national TV channels for Rs 100,000 and regional broadcasters for Rs 50,000 every time they asked for permission to temporary uplink a live event, change their channel name or logo or their satellite amongst others.

HT Media's CEO Rajiv Verma quits

Media Publishing

Thu, 03 May 2018

Verma has been associated with the company for the past 14 years.

Bharat Kedia, Chief Financial Officer, Zee, Quits

Media Publishing

Tue, 01 May 2018

Kedia resigned from the services of the company on April 28.

Shipra Srivastava joins Big FM as head of marketing

Media Publishing

Mon, 30 Apr 2018

Prior to this, Srivastava has worked with ZenithOptimedia and MediaCom.

IPL 2018 grabs 423 million eyeballs in two weeks across the country

Media Publishing

Fri, 27 Apr 2018

In terms of viewership, impressions in million, the tournament has seen a 27 per cent jump over the last year.

BBC studios announces content deal with HOOQ

Media Publishing

Thu, 26 Apr 2018

The deal will give Indian viewers access to nearly 200 hours of top BBC drama including Luther, Maigret and Wolf Hall.