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In villages around Chautala, the family still has farmers’ trust
Wed, Oct 15, 2014

In 2008, Kumar was back tilling 40 acres of his land in Teja Kheda, a small village with a population less than 5,000 in Sirsa district of Haryana.

Politics to TV channels: Matang Sinh’s changing roles, fortunes
Fri, Aug 15, 2014

Two years ago, he made a failed bid to return to the Congress.

Politics to TV channels: Matang Sinh’s changing roles, fortunes
Fri, Aug 15, 2014

Incidentally, Saradha’s Sen also named Manoranjana as someone who duped him of Rs 25 crore in return of some shares in Positiv TV.

To rein in fraudulent advertisers, govt plans inter-ministerial panel
Tue, Aug 12, 2014

Government is contemplating setting up an inter-ministerial committee that will work closely with the ASCI.

With an eye for e-tail
Tue, Sep 09, 2014

Fund infusions by Flipkart and Amazon have set the stage for a battle for the country’s nascent e-tail space

Ministers’ personal staff: Ex-bureaucrats divided over merit of govt order
Sat, Jul 26, 2014

Former cabinet secretary and ambassador to the US Naresh Chandra said the order was 'direct, open and transparent'.

After dig at Modi, Akhilesh creates 3 Twitter handles
Thu, Jul 03, 2014

Unlike the Modi government, Yadav has, however, decided to keep his ministers away from social media.

Target 2019 takes BJP south, to turn vote gain into seats
Wed, Jun 25, 2014

BJP’s IT CEll and various voluntary groups that worked with it in the elections look at building a base in three southern states where the party’s presence isn’t strong.

Coming up, fresh chapters to bio by British freelancer
Tue, Jun 10, 2014

The publishers of Narendra Modi’s biography by British freelance writer and TV producer Andy Marino are set to add new chapters on his election campaign, the victory and his vision for a new and stronger India. “The revised edition of the book (Narendra Modi: A Political Biography) will be out in July,” said Vikas Rakheja, […]

After the victory, the new targets
Tue, Jun 10, 2014

Team that drove Modi campaign back at work, now on Maharashtra

PM likely to set up 10-member expert advisory board
Sat, May 31, 2014

Experts will include sector specialists, even veteran politicians.

It’s official: Reliance now controls news broadcaster Network18
Fri, May 30, 2014

RIL executives refused to comment on the new management that will take over NW18 and TV18.

PM tells ministers: Get on Twitter and Facebook, reach out, invite new ideas
Thu, May 29, 2014

The new ministers have been advised to use the microblogging site and the social media platform extensively for public outreach.

Rebranding Rahul
Sun, May 25, 2014

Archna Shukla speaks to the men behind the Modi Brand to see if the Congress could have done it any differently

‘If I knew there’s been no promotion for 30 years, no equipment for 20 years, I would not have taken up this job’
Sun, May 25, 2014

In this Idea Exchange moderated by Senior Editor Archna Shukla, Sircar notes that he was brought in to clean up the body.

Other winner: Today’s Chanakya
Sun, May 18, 2014

Pollster says numbers sacrosanct, bigger sample isn’t always better.

How I&B ministry milked DD, AIR for serials, bulletins on UPA schemes
Fri, May 16, 2014

According to the I&B ministry, DD and AIR were paid Rs 45.67 crore for advertisements and advertorials run under the campaign.

3 dozen in 5 months: new channels crowd news space
Mon, May 05, 2014

The trigger for the fresh avalanche, according to those in the business, was the elections.

Narendra Modi’s mission 2014: Nuts & bolts
Thu, May 01, 2014

The Citizens for Accountable Governance is a think-tank spearheading Modi’s marketing and communication push.

Men behind Narendra Modi’s election campaign strategy
Thu, May 01, 2014

Modi works closely with a handful of people borrowed from the RSS and three of his trusted ministers from Gujarat.

The Splash: What keeps the Narendra Modi marketing machine ticking?
Thu, May 01, 2014

A top Modi aide says that the idea is that constant exposure to the quiet yet prominent logo will help it seep into the subconscious of the voters.

RSS-led core group maps Modi campaign route
Tue, Apr 15, 2014

It is the RSS leadership instead that Modi confers with on political strategy.

India TV journalist quits over ‘scripted’ Modi interview
Tue, Apr 15, 2014

Sharma said Naqvi’s resignation was being wrongly linked to the interview, the latter quit for some other reasons.

The professionals behind BJP’s Internet campaign
Tue, Apr 15, 2014

Vinod Kumar, an IT professional working in Sri Lanka, managed to get leave for about three months.

‘Amarinder a tu-tu, main-main candidate’
Tue, Apr 15, 2014

Arun Jaitley is contesting his first election.

Sahara channels black out arrest
Wed, Mar 05, 2014

Like this national channel, five other regional channels owned by Sahara also gave the events a miss.

Under scanner,Rose Valley business spreads far and wide
Sat, Apr 27, 2013

IT is one of the largest advertisers in West Bengal,a prominent sponsor in the Indian Premier League (those watching IPL on TV are not likely to have missed the Rose Valley logo that shines on the “lead chest” of Kolkata Knight Riders players) and an influential media player in the state,neighbouring Assam,Tripura and distant Orissa.

Under scanner,Rose Valley business spreads far & wide
Sat, Apr 27, 2013

It is one of the largest advertisers in West Bengal,a prominent sponsor in the Indian Premier League — those watching IPL

Abuse and insult,the other side of social media
Wed, Apr 24, 2013

One of the earliest to take up Twitter,Rajdeep Sardesai switched off for a while after being heckled by some followers over a comment.

Ad infinitum: 1500 cr,over 100 brands,Season 6 hits a maximum
Mon, Apr 08, 2013

Bonanza: From big boys of the Ad World to small,local Brands,everyone wants a pie of the Twenty20 league

ASCI to suspend offensive ads pending probe
Wed, Apr 03, 2013

The new initiative is likely to be in vogue in a month.

Prasar Bharati’s autonomy talk ends with BJP leader’s soundbyte
Tue, Apr 02, 2013

Top editor quits,insiders cite interference from 'old guard at I&B's behest'

Ad world abuzz as heads roll at JWT over ‘controversial’ Ford ad
Fri, Mar 29, 2013

It wasn't the first time an ad created a controversy.

From homes,women turn videopreneurs — for income,identity
Sat, Mar 09, 2013

Recipes to beauty tips,women are uploading videos on YouTube,drawing hits

Zee sends Rs 150-cr defamation notice to Jindal,company
Sun, Oct 28, 2012

Zee News Ltd Saturday sent a Rs 150 crore defamation notice to Jindal Steel and Power Ltd and its chairman Naveen Jindal.

Times group plans to sue Zee over Jindal video ‘remarks’
Sat, Oct 27, 2012

Bennett,Coleman & Co Ltd (BCCL) is in the process of sending a legal notice to Zee Group following the alleged uncomplimentary statements made by Zee News