MIB nod to Indian edition of ‘Fortune’ magazine

The Ministry of Information & Broadcasting has approved the publication of Indian edition of ‘Fortune’ magazine under the title ‘Fortune India’, deali...

FMCG sector advertising in print up 31 pc during 2009: AdEx Analysis

FMCG sector advertising in print went up by 31 per cent during 2009, as compared to 2008. Personal healthcare was the top FMCG sub-sector in print dur...

Budget 2010: Business Standard all set with pre-Budget Economic Survey, microsite

Continuing with our Budget coverage series, this time we take a look at Business Standard’s plans. The business paper has divided its Budget coverage...

Hindustan focuses on ‘core issues’ as the way forward

Hindi daily Hindustan has gone through major editorial modification since Shashi Shekhar took over as its Editor-in-Chief. The content, design, colour...

Boutique Publishing India launches 'furs, fins and feathers’ magazine

Bangalore-based Boutique Publishing India Pvt Ltd has come out with its first magazine, titled ‘furs, fins and feathers’ . Priced at Rs 35, the monthl...

MJ Akbar launches ‘The Sunday Guardian’ in Delhi; ‘India on Sunday’ to be available in London

Veteran journalist MJ Akbar has launched ‘The Sunday Guardian’, a weekly English newspaper for the Delhi market, on January 31, 2010. The paper will a...

Travel magazine market sees growth spurt with global players stepping in

The entry of two major international magazines – ‘Lonely Planet’ and ‘Condé Nast Traveller’ – in India has shaken things up in the travel magazine mar...

Snapshot of Print advertising during 2009 - Part 2: AdEx Analysis

Print ad volumes of the ‘Services’ sector dipped 1 per cent during 2009, as compared to 2008. Properties/ real estates category contributed the maximu...

Lonely Planet hits newsstands; priced at Rs 100

Lonely Planet, the travel magazine from Worldwide Media (a Times Group and BBC Worldwide joint venture), was launched in the country on January 29, 20...

Mint completing three years; earmarks key focus areas for 2010

Mint, the business daily from HT Media Ltd, is completing three years on February 1, 2010. The paper has marked out some key focus areas, which includ...

Snapshot of Print advertising during 2009 – Part 1: AdEx Analysis

Print advertising increased by 3 per cent during 2009, as compared to 2008. Education topped the list of top 10 sectors advertised in print during 200...

Lokmat Group to focus on beefing up new media biz in 2010

Despite a few hiccups due to the economic slowdown, Lokmat Group managed to launch a few new editions in the year gone by. Looking ahead in 2010, the...

Bhaskar Group’s tale of a successful sail during past few years

DB Corp’s IPO that debuted in the first week of January 2010 was cause for much cheer. The group has seen a good year in 2009 amid the slowdown effect...

Condé Nast Traveller to launch India edition in Oct; priced at Rs 100

Condé Nast Traveller, the premier travel magazine, is set to launch its India edition in October 2010. To be priced at Rs 100, the magazine would be a...

IDG launches its flagship brand, ‘Computerworld’, in India

International Data Group (IDG) has launched its largest and most popular brand, ‘Computerworld’, in India. Present in over 60 countries, ‘Computerworl...

Patrika Group to fortify presence with further expansions in 2010

With a presence in six states in the country and 25 editions nationwide, the Patrika Group is looking for further expansions in 2010. This apart, the...

HT Media Q3 net at Rs 184.2 mn; demerges Hindi business; shuts down Metro Now

HT Media more than doubled its net profit in the third quarter ended December 31, 2009 to Rs 184.2 million from Rs 78.2 million in Q3 FY09 due to shar...

Snapshot of print advertising during last 10 years - Part 2

Social advertisements, the top category in print during January-September ’09, was not among the top 10 list of 2000. LG Electronics India Ltd and Sam...

From infrastructure to revenue building, NaiDunia chalks out robust plans for 2010

NaiDunia is ready to embrace the new year in positive note. From infrastructure to revenue building, NaiDunia has set a slew of goals for 2010. exchan...

Rewind 2009: Print media remains strong despite ups and downs

Beginning of the year 2009 might have been a little frustrating for the industry, but the year ended on a positive note, giving all a chance to look f...

Jagran Prakashan’s CityPlus launches Hyderabad edition

CityPlus, the community weekly from Jagran Prakashan Ltd, publishers of Dainik Jagran, has launched its Hyderabad edition. It is the 21st edition of C...

Print advertisers increase six-fold in Jan-Sep ’09 over 2000: AdEx Analysis

The number of advertisers in print went up by six times during January-September ’09 over 2000. The number of exclusive advertisers in print increased...

Business Today goes live on Amazon Kindle

Business Today has gone live on Amazon Kindle from this month onwards. It’s a second Indian magazine after India Today to be online on Kindle. The mon...

DB Corp dazzles at debut; closes Day 1 at 25 pc premium over its issue price

DB Corp, publisher of Hindi daily Dainik Bhaskar, closed the first day of trading at Rs 265.90, a premium of 25.42 per cent over its issue price of Rs...