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Social Kinnect bags the Social media mandate for Radio Mirchi

Media Planning & Buying

Wed, 20 Feb 2019

The mandate was won following a multi-agency pitch, and will be operated out of the agency's Mumbai office.

What does it take in today's era to provide unbiased and ideology-free news, answers Sujit Nair of HW News

Media

Mon, 18 Feb 2019

He opines about the limitations of today's media, his measures on combating fake news, and his strategy to stand ahead of the competition in a cluttered market.

Reliance Entertainment acquires Motion-Picture & Web-Series' Rights of Vineet Bajpai's bestselling Harappa Trilogy

Media

Fri, 15 Feb 2019

The Harappa Trilogy comprises three fiction novels namely: Harappa - Curse of the Blood River; Pralay - The Great Deluge and Kashi - Secret of the Black Temple.

Govt. of India tells news channels to report on terror attack responsibly; issues advisory

Media Publishing

Fri, 15 Feb 2019

In the wake of yesterday's terror attack in Pulwama, the Ministry of Information and Broadcasting has released a media advisory that tells news channels to be careful about the way they report on such events.

A fearless queen, a legendary warrior and an unrelenting brave-heart - COLORS presents 'Khoob Ladi Mardani - Jhansi Ki Rani'

Media Publishing

Tue, 12 Feb 2019

Witness unknown facets of an ordinary young girl, Manikarnika as she evolves to become Rani Laxmi Bai, starting February 11, 2019 at 9:30 PM.

From GECs to cricket; the major shift in women viewership

Media

Mon, 11 Feb 2019

In the prime time spot, Indian Premier League (IPL) has reached out to 77% more women than any other Hindi GEC.

COLORS announces 'Courtroom - Sacchai Haazir Ho', a crime-legal drama decoding the path to Justice

Media Publishing

Mon, 11 Feb 2019

The show will showcase landmark verdicts that restored people's faith in the court of justice.

Set aside BARC data for 6 weeks; ISA's advice to media planners and buyers

Media Publishing

Fri, 08 Feb 2019

afaqs! accessed Indian Society of Advertisers' advisory on TRAI's MRP regime.

Can you guess the advertiser?

Media Publishing

Fri, 08 Feb 2019

Errrm... at the moment, we don't know either!

Zee group's Subhash Chandra gives personal guarantee to mutual funds

Media Publishing

Tue, 05 Feb 2019

Lenders ink formal agreement giving them greater control over developments at Zee.

Jagran launches website for Mid-day Gujarati

Media Planning & Buying

Tue, 05 Feb 2019

The news website www.gujaratimidday.com will curate news from the print edition along with exclusive content over various topics.

Zee Entertainment promoters may sell up to 25% stake to a strategic partner

Media Publishing

Fri, 01 Feb 2019

As part of its earlier plan in November, Subhash Chandra and family had announced that they were willing to sell up to 50% of their 41.6 % stake in the company.

What does the media industry expect from Budget 2019?

Media

Thu, 31 Jan 2019

We spoke to TV, print and radio experts - Partho Dasgupta, Pradeep Dwivedi, MV Shreyams Kumar, Nisha Narayanan and Ashit Kukian.