Durga Raghunath joins Google India as news partnerships head

Durga Raghunath joins Google India as news partnerships head

Veteran digital news media executive Durga Raghunath has joined Google as Head, News Partnerships, India, according to her LinkedIn profile. She joins the tech giant from Times Internet where she was the Digital Head, Times of India, Mirror Brands (Mumbai Mirror, Pune Mirror, Bangalore Mirror, and Ahmedabad Mirror) and Newspoint, Gadget Now, ...


Dish TV names former CEO Venkateish as independent director

Dish TV names former CEO Venkateish as independent director

DTH service provider Dish TV has announced the appointment of its former chief executive officer R C Venkateish as a non-executive independent director.

The board of the company, in a meeting held on Wednesday, ''approved the appointment of Rajagopal Chakravarthi Venkateish as non-ex...


Fourth Dimension’s ‘South India Media Summit 2022’to be held in Chennai

Fourth Dimension’s ‘South India Media Summit 2022’to be held in Chennai

Following the success of the first and second editions of the South India Media Summit – in 2018 and 2019, the Fourth Dimension Media is all set to roll out the third edition of the South India Media Summit. This year’s ‘South India Media Summit – 2022’ is scheduled to take place on July 27 in Chennai at Taj Coromandel from 10 am. This year’s...


Millions tune into AIR News on digital platforms

Millions tune into AIR News on digital platforms

When it comes to trust and authenticity in the news media industry, All India Radio’s news network outshines others, the organisation said in a statement, adding the most recent achievement being netting three million followers on Twitter and Facebook.

Since its inception in 2013, th...


Thakur: Internet’s growth via affordable mobile devices reignited media

Thakur: Internet’s growth via affordable mobile devices reignited media

Minister for Information and Broadcasting Anurag Thakur on Wednesday said growth of the Internet through affordable mobile devices has re-ignited the media industry and applauded the role played by Indian media during the trying times of COVID19 pandemic in disseminating vital information.