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The Huffington Post and Times of India Launch “HuffPost India

December 8, 2014

The Huffington Post Media Group and The Times of India Group have announced the official launch of an Indian edition of The Huffington Post, a leading global source of breaking news, opinion, entertainment, and community. GroupM also comes on board as a strategic partner for brand synergies and advertising in India for the Huffington Post…. Read More ›

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Hindu to offer contracts to employees/Journalists

The Hindu is getting ready to shift to a contract basis for its employees. They have been informed that it will be “voluntary” and they can choose whether they want to continue under the wage board or shift to contractual employment. Details of what this will constitute have not been communicated as yet. Source:

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Huffington Post partners Times Group to launch India edition

US news and opinion website Huffington Post has signed a deal with the Times Group to launch an Indian edition of the website, the two companies said in a statement on Thursday. The website is set for launch later this year. The English-language website will bring together Huffington Post’s news and blogging platform and the… Read More ›

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Vanita Kohli-Khandekar: Trai’s take on media ownership

Its recent paper is a call for the media to fix the sorry state of the news industry in India Vanita Kohli-Khandekar  August 19, 2014 Last Updated at 21:46 IST Last week the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (Trai) put out a (good) paper with recommendations on “Issues relating to media ownership”. It has tackled… Read More ›

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6th Edition of Dainik Divya Marathi from launched in Akola, Maharashtra

DB Corp Limited (DBCL announced the launch of its latest edition of Dainik Divya Marathi from Akola, Maharashtra. With this launch the Company has expanded its presence into 6 cities in Maharashtra with 6 editions in the region and 65 editions across India. Commenting on the successful launch at Akola, Mr. Sudhir Agarwal, Managing Director,… Read More ›

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Times Crest to close down on 20th July, 2013

Times of India’s weekend newspaper – Times Crest will be closed down with its last edition scheduled on 20th July, 2013. Launched in September 2009, Crest offered long format insightful and analytical stories for weekend leisure reading. It is printed from 10 centres – Delhi, Mumbai, Kolkata, Chennai, Bangalore, Pune, Ahmedabad, Ranchi, Patna and Hyderabad…. Read More ›

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Network18 beefs up business news editorial set up

It’s taking steps to strengthen its business news team. For starters, it has announced the appointment of Network18 long timer (currently president & editorial director TV18 Business Media) Senthil Chengalvarayan as the editor in chief of what it calls the Network18 Business Newsroom – comprising its market leading broadcast and digital news outlets in the… Read More ›

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Network18 announces change of guard at CNBC-TV18

Udayan Mukherjee, Managing Editor, CNBC-TV18 has decided to step down from his full time role, after 15 years of service with the group, the Network18 Group said in a press release on Wednesday. Shereen Bhan, Executive Editor, CNBC-TV18 will take over responsibility of the day-to-day running of the channel as its new Managing Editor from… Read More ›

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Print media business booming in India, but concerns over future

Despite assurances that the print media is a booming business, Manjula Rajagopal, associate editor of the Tamil daily Dinamalar, returned home from the World Newspapers Congress that concluded here Saturday wondering if she can compete with the tablet market. The newspaper business in India is gaining 10 percent per year, but the fear of editors like… Read More ›

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