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International radio station Radio Indigo has partnered with Chandigarh International Airport to launch Chandigarh International Airport Radio (Chial Radio).
India’s leading radio network Radio City 91.1FM has launched the beta version of India’s first video FM, Video City - a platform that allows listeners to consume FM in a video format.
ENIL, the company that runs FM radio station Radio Mirchi, has seen a 24.34% drop in its net profit to Rs 6.09 crore for the quarter ended 30 September compared to Rs 8.05 crore in the corresponding quarter of the previous fiscal.
Print media major DB Corp has elevated Harrish Bhatia, the CEO of its FM radio brand MY FM CEO, as president of the group. In the new role, all the state COOs of DB group will report to him.
Print media company DB Corp’s consolidated net profit has fallen 11.18% to Rs 78.6 crore for the quarter ended 30 September compared to Rs 88.5 crore in the corresponding quarter of the previous fiscal.
The IRS 2013 report, which attracted harsh criticism from the print media companies, will continue to be in abeyance till the completion of a revalidation and audit of the field work. The decision was taken by the MRUC board and the managing committee of the RSCI.
Amid stiff opposition from print media companies, the Readership Studies Council of India (RSCI) has decided to suspend the new Indian Readership Survey (IRS) data, which was released on 28 January.
The Association of Indian Magazines has sent a letter to the MRUC, asking it to ‘immediately withdraw IRS 2013 findings’. Such ‘faulty’ reporting of readership numbers can have ‘extremely damaging impact’ on business, says AIM.
While calls for a correction in the data have become louder, MRUC has stubbornly defended its new format and methodology. The new IRS helps to tap into new communities and understand demographics for a larger India, MRUC says.
The fight between the print publishers and the MRUC has taken an ugly turn. Within an hour after being snubbed by the MRUC, INS issues an advisory to all its member publications, urging them to reject IRS data and take steps for individual restitution.