Deepak Lamba, president, BCCL has been given the additional responsibility to head Worldwide Media as the CEO. Prior to this development, Rai was heading Worldwide Media as CEO. Sources within the BCCL have confirmed this development.
Worldwide Media was initially a 50:50 JV between Times Group and BBC Worldwide in India but was later bought over in October 2011 and became a wholly-owned subsidiary of Bennett Coleman & Co. It currently has 13 magazines such as Femina, Filmfare, Lonely Planet, Top Gear, Good Homes, Trends, Knowledge and another six B2B titles.