Times Of India rebrands Virgin to Absolute Radio

The Times of India group, new owners of Virgin Radio have confirmed that they will be unveiling the new identity of the station on...

Daily Mail pays �45,000 to Sikh police officer

A Sikh police officer is to get more than �45,000 in legal costs from the Daily Mail. The Mail will pay the money to Gurpal...

Brit Asian magazine only ethnic partner of Clothes Show

Showbiz magazine Ikonz is the only official ethnic partner of the national Clothes Show Live event, taking place at the NEC, in Birmingham, this...

Times of India sells Absolute Radio

Bauer Media UK has agreed with Times of India to acquire the Absolute Radio business for �22m, subject to clearance from the Office of...

Could Sunrise Radio national get delayed?

According to reports this week, Channel 4 executives are effectively split over the broadcaster's digital radio venture. 4 Digital Group consortium led by Channel 4...

Holy Man to appeal libel action against journalist

A holy man who tried to sue a jouranlist which said he was an impostor is to renew his appeal application after a decision...

Channel 4 News promotes Faisal Islam

Channel 4 News' Faisal Islam has been promoted to economics editor, the first time the role has been filled for 20 years at the...

Amar Singh promoted in Standard restructure

London's Evening Standard has announced changes as part of an organisation restructure. Former Eastern Eye editor Amar Singh, who up until now was the paper's...

The Muslim Chronicle set to hit newsstands

A new Muslim newspaper is set to newsstands later this month to coincide with the month of Ramadan. The Muslim Chronicle (TMC) is a free...

BizAsia talks to The Man magazine’s Editor in charge Bobby John Varkey

‘Who da man?’ Well, a good shout is Bobby John Varkey, the Editor in charge of The Man magazine which is published in India....

Interview: Ent. Journalist – Jasmine Dotiwala

Jasmine Dotiwala is the head of MTV Base Production. She contributes to various publications and has been involved in numerous music specials for MTV,...

Confirmed: AMG buys out Eastern Eye

As revealed on BizAsia.co.uk last night, Eastern Eye has been sold to rival publishers Asian Media & Marketing Group (AMG) for an undisclosed price. AMG,...

London Immigration launches new magazine

This past weekend saw the launch of a new magazine by the name of Immigration Today. The announcement was made at a lavish do in...

Report: Should newspapers go digital-only?

An announcement made late last week by Evgeny Lebedev could be start of a revolutionary move in the print media space.

BOL set to launch newspaper in Pakistan

Pakistan’s entertainment and information entity, BOL Network has announced the launch of national and regional language newspapers. BOL Network, which currently runs BOL News in...

Interview with Pablo Chaterji, Managing Editor, MW India magazine

Indian society is multifaceted to an extent perhaps unknown in any other of the world’s great civilizations — it is more like an area...

Bhaskar Das expected to join ZEE India

President and principal secretary to the managing director at Bennett, Coleman & Co. Ltd (BCCL), Bhaskar Das is rumoured to be joining ZEE India...

Setanta scoops rights to Indian Premier League

Setanta Sports has signed a five-year deal to screen the Indian Premier League cricket in the UK. The pay-TV broadcaster has signed the UK TV...