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TN Ninan retires from Business Standard

Eminent journalist TN Ninan, who is Chairman & Director of Business Standard Private Limited, has retired from his post in the newspaper. Ninan was associated with the company for close to three decades, first as editor, then as editor…

Dinamalar supports advertisers with free ad offer

In the midst of the corona crisis, Tamil daily Dinamalar took the unprecedented decision to offer to its clients free ads from March 30 till April 25. L Adimoolam, Business & Technical Director, Dinamalar says that the rationale behind…

Femina joins UN Women campaign against domestic violence

Women’s magazine Femina has partnered with UN Women and several leading NGOs in India to raise awareness around prevalent issues of domestic violence due to co-habitation during the COVID-19 crisis, with their latest campaign…

Lokmat Media keeps employees engaged during corona crisis

Lokmat, a leading daily of Maharashtra, has decided to keep their employees and their families meaningfully engaged during the corona crisis and self-isolation. As the world battles the biggest public health crisis and attempt to curb the…

The Week prints from one more centre

Unfazed by disruption of distribution channels in the time of the coronavirus virus, The Week has started printing the English news magazine from one more metropolis. The latest issue of the magazine was printed from Chennai, in addition to…

Deshdoot Media Group celebrates 50 Years Anniversary

Deshdoot Media Group, which publishes the flagship newspaper Deshdoot in North Maharashtra, has completed 50 years in the industry. Nashik edition of the newspaper extensively covers cities like Nashik, Ahmednagar, Dhule, Jalgaon and…

Jagran Prakashan witnesses 75 percent drop in ad revenue

In its quarterly results, Jagran Prakashan has announced that consolidated net revenue in Q1FY21 stood at Rs 191.09 cr, which is a decline of 67.3 percent YOY from Rs 584.28cr in Q1FY20, largely due to COVID-19 lockdown. EBITDA stood at…

Ad revenues of HT Media decline 77 percent

Hindi printed newspapers witness lesser impact than English due to the vertical covering regions with lower impact of lockdown restrictions HT Media Ltd has reported net loss of Rs 51.95 cr in the quarter ended June 2020 as compared to Rs…

MRUC suspends IRS 2020

Audience research body Media Research Users Council (MRUC) has suspended the production and publication of its IRS 2020 readership survey, according to media reports. The council has reportedly informed its subscribers that it will refund…

India Today shuts down Mail Today

India Today Group has shut the print edition of Mail Today. Informing employees about the decision, Aroon Purie, Chairman & Editor-in-Chief of the India Today Group in an internal mail announced that the group entered the newspaper…

drupa 2021 reduces show days from 11 to 9

Due to COVID-19 pandemic, Messe Düsseldorf has reduced the duration of the next year’s drupa 2021 from 11 to 9 days. The show was earlier scheduled to be held from April 20-30. The decision to shorten the show has been made as a result of…

INS requests government to settle dues to DAVP

The Indian Newspaper Society (INS) has now asked the government to settle payments due to the Directorate of Advertising and Visual Publicity that handles payments meant for media organisations for government ad campaigns, according to some…

Dainik Bhaskar brings out 128-page Indore edition

Indore edition of Dainik Bhaskar brought out a 128-page edition on September 17, 2020. Celebrating such a landmark edition produced in this unprecedented time, the newspaper has proudly heralded a strong message echoing the return of…

INS strongly opposes to suspension of government ads

The Indian Newspaper Society (INS) along with Association of Radio Operators (AROI) for India strongly opposed a suggestion by Congress President Sonia Gandhi that the government and public sector undertakings should not issue any print or…