Press

This category specialises in giving you a perspective on UK Asian newspapers like Eastern Eye, Asian Today, Asian Image and others.

Times Of India confirms Absolute Radio is “safe”

Times Of India, the owners of UK rock station, Absolute Radio have confirmed that its future is safe after talks stalled between potential buyers. Reports...

Interview with Ravi Jain, Editor, Maya News

The most challenging time for the UK publishing industry in more than 50 years is a small barrier to some wannabe British Asian publishers,...

Business Asia newspaper reaches milestone

After just 36 issues of publication, Business Asia Weekly has increased its print run from 7,000 to 10,000 and will be the first Asian...

Indian reporter shot dead in Raipur

An Indian journalist was gunned down by two masked men outside his home after receiving death threats related to an article he had written. Umesh...

New owners takeover Asian Woman magazine

The publication house that produces popular titles like Asian Woman and Asian Bride and the Asian Bride Show has been bought out by the...

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...

Nearly �60m spent on Asian Network since 2002

The BBC has forked out nearly �60 million on the troubled, BBC Asian Network station since 2002, according to figures just released. MediaGuardian reports that...

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,...

Brianna Ragel quits Asian Woman magazine

Brianna Ragel, Editor of the popular fashion and lifestyle magazine, Asian Woman, has quit her post, BizAsia.co.uk can confirm. Brianna left the publication earlier this...

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...

Asian Woman Mag celebrates ten years

Asian Woman Magazine is celebrating ten years in the business this year with a new initiative - a modeling agency called the Asian Woman...

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,...

Doubt casts over future of Eastern Eye

Popular Brit-Asian weekly Eastern Eye seems to be in trouble after reports today suggested the paper had gone into administration. According to a report on...

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...

Times of India group to approach Trinity Mirror?

Bennett, Coleman & Co, the media group behind the Times of India newspaper has denied it has approached Trinity Mirror, publishers of The Mirror. Market...

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...

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...

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...

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...