Press releases are a credible and transparent means of informing the business world, and the public in general, of the company’s growth. HT Media has grown exponentially since 2005 and the company’s press releases serve as a window to the rest of the world to take a peek into its journey towards becoming a leading media powerhouse in India.
Shine revamps mobile app with new features, launches new advertising campaign with Javed Jaffrey June 10, 2015
Hindustan Times reaches out to over 1 million underpriviledged children with a beginner’s textbook 19 April, 2012
HT Media Launches its Second Radio Station
Bridge School holds 2nd Graduation Day
AGM Notice Attendance Slip Proxy Form and Route map FY14-15
HT Launches New Weekend Supplement In Mumbai â€“ ht48hours
“ht48hours” is the new weekend lifestyle supplement which will be distributed free along with Hindustan Times in select areas in Mumbai. This supplement will come out every Friday & Saturday with the launch edition out today.
Shine revamps mobile app with new features, launches new advertising campaign with Javed Jaffrey
Shine.com is currently India’s second largest jobs portal capped off an excellent year that saw them reach 1.5 million mobile app downloads. To engage with jobseekers, Shine.com introduced an affable mouse character Mr. M in their marketing campaign, which helped them increase their database to 16 million. Furthermore, the year also saw a substantial increase in their new client count, apart from improved satisfaction levels of existing clients.
HT Media Launches Mediahack.in
HT Media Ltd., one of India’s top media houses, and North Base Media, an international investment firm, announced the creation of Mediahack.in, an innovative accelerator program aimed at fostering a new generation of digital media companies.
Investment in Round One
HT Media Limited (referred to as “HT Media” or the Company, NSE: HTMEDIA, BSE: 533217), one of the leading print media companies in India own the second largest online recruitment portal “Shine.com”, announced an equity investment in the online job referral company “Round One Network Private Limited” (referred to as Round One).
Shine revamps mobile app with new features, launches new advertising campaign
Shine.com is currently India’s second largest jobs site is capping off an excellent year that saw them launch a portal exclusively for IT jobs (tech.shine.com), increase their database to 15 million, venture into e-learning offerings for candidates and substantially increase their new client count apart from improving satisfaction levels of existing clients.
Digiwise Summit 2014
In India, advertising has traditionally been on print and television but we are witnessing a very fast shift towards digital because of the immense optimizing and targeting options digital offers. More and more Indian marketers are demonstrating the business impact and value of digital as a strategy to engage customers today. The digital footprint of consumers in the country is increasing making it extremely important for marketers in India to utilize digital to their benefit and enter the next phase of digital advancement.
BRIDGE School of Management organizes second edition of “Bridge Briefings”
Bridge School of Management held the second edition of â€˜Bridge Briefingsâ€™, at its Gurgaon center located in DLF Cyber city, today. True to its commitment of offering industry focused knowledge, the Bridge Briefings, hosted by the Bridge School of Management, was addressed by Dr. Subir Vithal Gokarn, Senior Fellow, Foreign Policy, Global Economy and Development, Director of Research, Brookings India and Former Deputy Governor of RBI who focused on What’s Next for the Indian Economy in his keynote address.
The tie-up between Northwestern University and the Bridge school of management
Chicago, USA – Northwestern University School of Continuing Studies has entered into a joint venture with the Bridge School of Management, a part of India’s leading media company that brings Hindustan Times and Mint newspapers to more than 5 million readers everyday, to deliver innovative blended online and inâ€person professional certificate programs in India, with the first program to be launched early this summer in Predictive Business Analytics.
Presenting OneIndia. Reach all of India with a single plan
Six leading publications of the country â€“ Hindustan Times, Hindustan, The Hindu, The Hindu Tamil, The Telegraph and Ananda Bazar Patrika – have come together and formed the OneIndia group as a platform to facilitate reach to the largest print audience with a single advertisement.
OneIndia, available by invitation to select display advertisers only, offers the unique benefit of a singleplatform reach comparable and incremental to television, along with the many clear benefits of Print, such as immediacy, impact, comprehension, credibility, and a clutter free environment, to name a few.
Mint launches new campaign on its 7th anniversary
HT Media Group’s business daily, Mint, celebrates its 7th Anniversary this month with the launch of a new campaign, which captures the essence of the Mint story. Since inception, at the core of Mint, lies ‘innovation’. From the Berliner size format to the design of the paper; from the content and presentation style to the name Mint everything was new, energized and refreshing!
HT continues to lead in Delhi-NCR
HT Media Group’s Hindi daily, Hindustan, has become Indiaâ€™s No. 2 newspaper after dislodging Dainik Bhaskar, as per the latest round of the Indian Readership Survey (IRS). These findings were released by the Media Research User’s Council and Research Studies Council of India on January 28.
Hindustan Times with the Kala Godha Arts Festival
Kala Ghoda Arts Festival, the biggest cultural gathering in Mumbai, gets bigger and better this year with its new partner, Hindustan Times. The festival, which was supported by The Times of India for the last 8 years, will henceforth be titled “Hindustan Times Kala Ghoda Arts Festival”. The theme of this year’s festival is ‘Momentum’- symbolic of the momentum with which the festival has been growing over the years. This year the festival will also have a new section on Urban Design and Architecture.
“Let’s Make News Better” campaign
Hindustan Times has launched itself in a â€˜Refreshâ€™ed avatar, and with it, announced the launch of Page One Plus and its new brand campaign, “Let’s Make News Better”.
An industry-first concept, Page One Plus gives pressed-for-time readers a quick snapshot of everything they need to know. From all the top news on the front of the page, and a Quick Edit, to all the “news-you-can-use around the city” the events that readers can attend, the movies and the TV programmes that they can see. What’s more, this comes as a tear-away sheet that readers can fold and keep, and use through the day.
Abhishek Bachchan joins HT reader’s initiative “You Read, They Learn”
Hindustan Times has signed up Abhishek Bachchan as the face of its “You Read, They Learn”(YRTL) initiative. The project has helped send 10,812 children to school over the last one year. Under YRTL, every day readers in Delhi-NCR contribute a part of the cover price to help educate underprivileged children. Abhishek joins cricketer Gautam Gambhir, who joined the initiative last year.
Social Media Agency Webitude, acquired by HT Media Ltd.
HT Mobile Solutions, the mobile solutions organization from HT Media Ltd. has announced its acquisition of Webitude – a premier social media organization based in Gurgaon. With this acquisition, the company announced its intention to offer strong digital solutions that leverage the combined power of mobile and social media, under an umbrella brand Digital Quotient that will operate with the mantra “Go Mobile, Get Social.”
Most Competitive States 2013
State competitiveness is one of the most definitive indices for tracking the development of individual states. Not only does it capture state challenges and objectives, but it also brings forth relative strengths.
Mint, in association with the Institute for Competitiveness has ranked states on macroeconomic parameters such as financial performance, business incentives innovation, income distribution and administrative policies using the international Michael Porter model in order to identify their prosperity levels and their contribution in the countryâ€™s growth.
MintAsia – “INDIA DIALOGUES”
MintAsia presented the first India Dialogues at the Marina Mandarin in Singapore on Tuesday, 28 May, bringing together on one platform U.K. Sinha, Chairman of the countryâ€™s capital market regulator Securities Exchange Board of India, K.V. Kamath, Non-Executive Chairman of India’s largest private bank, ICICI Bank Ltd. and Diwakar Gupta, Managing Director of the country’s largest lender, State Bank of India. They discussed the future of the Indian economy with Tamal Bandyopadhyay, Mintâ€™s Deputy Managing editor. In attendance were luminaries of the global investment community based in the island-nation.
Shine Launches the World’s First Integrated Recruitment Solution
Earlier this year, Shine.com announced a strategic partnership with social recruitment platform MyParichay, making Shine.com the first Indian job portal to integrate recruitment services through Facebook. Today at a press conference in New Delhi, a completely revamped shine.com was unveiled with the launch of this new integrated recruitment solution and the new campaign for this breakthrough product.
The INMA award – Best of show!
The Hindustan Times “You Read, They Learn” initiative won accolades at the INMA [International News Media Association] Awards 2013, held in New York on April 30. The INMA Awards is a premier competition rewarding excellence in best business practices and marketing of newsmedia brands worldwide. At the conclusion of the 83rd Annual INMA World Congress, the awards were presented by incoming INMA President, Yasmin Namini, Senior Vice President and Chief Consumer Officer of The New York Times, amidst a gathering of more than 300 media executives from around the world.
Launch of Mint Asia in Singapore
HT Media Ltd. launched one of India’s first global newspapers – “MintAsia”, Asia’s weekly window into Indian business and economy, in Singapore, today. It is an unbiased and clear minded weekly with in-depth analysis and sharp insights that will keep the global audience abreast of developments shaping the Indian economy and markets.
Bridging higher education and industry needs: A Global Perspective
Earlier today, India Education Services Pvt. Ltd., a JV between HT Media Ltd and Apollo Global Inc, USA, held a panel discussion on “Bridging higher education and industry needs: A Global Perspective”. The panelists in the discussion included eminent experts from the academic and corporate world – Professor Henry S. Bienen, former President of Northwestern University, Professor Dipak Jain, Chaired professor of Marketing and former Dean, INSEAD, Adam J. Gutstein, Principal and Management Consultant Leader PwC, USA, and Rajiv Verma, CEO, HT Media Ltd.
Delhi-NCR votes for HT yet again
While the Delhi state elections are a few months away, its citizens have already made a choice. They have voted Hindustan Times the No. 1 English language daily in the Capital for the 12th time in a row, as per the latest round (Q4, 2012) of the Indian Readership Survey (IRS) released by the Media Research User’s Council on Thursday
Delhi’s Most Stylish 2013
Delhi, 21st March 2013: After a successful Mumbai edition, Hindustan Times, Delhi brought to its readers “Delhiâ€™s Most Stylish”, the iconic awards that celebrate style and the stylish, bringing together people across politics, fashion, films and more. In its third year, the awards once again saw a fabulous jury of style stalwarts Chitrangda Singh, Peter Punj, Sunil Sethi, Sanjoy Narayan – Editor in Chief Hindustan Times, and Sonal Kalra – Editor HT City who, in consultation with the HT City Editorial team, chose the 20 Most Stylish men and women of Delhi. The winners were felicitated at a star studded red carpet event.
HT Media has decided to sell its entire Equity Stake in HT Burda Media Ltd.
HT Media Q3 FY 2012-13 – UFR
February 13, 2013
HT Media Q3 net up 11%, outlook robust
HT Media Ltd (HTML) has posted an 11% growth in net profit to Rs. 53.6 crore for the third quarter ended December, from Rs. 48.2 crore in the same period last year.
The company’s total income grew 5% to Rs. 570.9 crore from Rs. 542.9 crore a year ago.
Advertising revenues of the print segment grew 2% to Rs. 414.9 crore from Rs. 407.3 crore, primarily due to higher volumes.
Circulation revenues grew 12% to Rs. 56.5 crore from Rs. 50.3 crore, driven by higher circulation and realisation per copy.
Radio revenues increased 26% to Rs. 21.8 crore from Rs. 17.4 crore in the year-ago period.
Hiring Reaches Tipping Point: Shine MyParichay lands Facebook in recruiter tool box
Hiring via social media comes of age as Shine.com partners withMyParichay, a social recruitment platform
65% Jobseekers prefer to use Facebook for job search over LinkedIn
Facebook has 28 million more profiles in the prime hiring age (18 â€“ 34 years) than Naukri or LinkedIn
3 out 4 Facebook users are active, opposed to 1 out of 10 LinkedIn users
Only 8% jobseekers have LinkedIn profiles whereas60%are only on Facebook
HT City Crystals
Crystals are the biggest and the most prestigious food awards of Delhi and judge the best places to eat and party as chosen by the people of the city.
The awards are decided by the people of Delhi â€“ the true critics that make or break a restaurant. Millions of people participate in this annual event that has become the last word when it comes to eating out in the city.
The entire whirlwind of eating and voting ends on a high note at the HT City Crystals awards night where Delhi’s best places to eat and drink are felicitated by some of Delhi’s best known personalities. The HT City Crystals awards night is an evening Delhi eagerly looks forward to every year, and this year is no different. It promises to be a deliciously entertaining event as the people of Delhi pronounce their verdict.
Gautam Gambhir on board as face of the “You Read, They Learn”
Hindustan Times, one of India’s leading English dailies, has revealed Gautam Gambhir – accomplished Indian cricketer and Captain of the Kolkata Knight Riders, the current champions of IPL – as a face of the “You Read, They Learn” (YRTL) initiative. YRTL is an ongoing initiative to help educate underprivileged children. Through the initiative, Hindustan Times readers contribute a part of the cover price from every Metro copy sold in Delhi-NCR towards creating a corpus which funds the education of over 10,000 children over the course of the year.
The Hindustan Times Leadership Summit
The Hindustan Times Leadership Summit started in November 2003 as an annual summit. It has grown in representation and credibility into a powerful forum seeking to bring together leaders from different walks of life, encouraging interactions and debates thereby raising the bar of discussion on critical world issues.
The tenth edition of the Hindustan Times Leadership Summit, which took place on the 16 & 17 of November 2012, brought to light a few of the challenges which will define the coming decade. Some of the greatest thinkers and influential policy makers of the age came together to discuss, debate, and discover “What’s Next”. http://fora.tv/conference/hindustan_times_leadership_summit_2012
HT Media Q2 FY 2012-13 – UFR
October 13, 2012
1% decline in advertising revenues of print segment to Rs.3,640 million from Rs.3,692 million primarily due to a decline in pricing
11% increase in circulation revenues to Rs.563 million from Rs.507 million driven by higher circulation and higher realization per copy
27% increase in Radio Revenues to Rs.199 million from Rs.157 million
HT is No. 1 in Delhi-NCR again
October 02, 2012
Hindustan Times has been declared the No. 1 English language daily in Delhi for the 10th time in a row, according to the latest round (Q2, 2012) of the Indian Readership Survey (IRS) released by the Media Research User’s Council on Monday. HT reports.
Mint Launches integrated news room, revamps Livemint.com
Keeping pace with the evolving technical environment and getting ready for the changing media landscape, Mint, the Business daily from HT Media Ltd. has launched an integrated news room catering to print and digital platforms. The news room works on the web first approach treating digital as the lead medium for the brand.
HT Media- The best media company to work for in India
14th July, 2012
The Great Place to WorkÂ© Institute has declared HT Media the best media company to work for in India at its annual awards ceremony held on July 13, 2012 in Mumbai.
Fever Entertainment brings Noddy live to Delhi
26th June, 2012
Fever Entertainment, a part of the Hindustan Times group is bringing the live production show “Noddy in Toyland” for the 1st time India.The much-loved Enid Blyton character will take on the stage this July and is scheduled from 18thto 22nd July; the event is going to take place in Siri Fort Auditorium, Delhi.
Hindustan Times reaches out to over 1 million underpriviledged children with a beginner’s textbook
April 19, 2012
As a part of the “You Read, They Learn” (YRTL) initiative launched on 18th April, Hindustan Times has committed to contributing 5 paise from every Metro Copy in Delhi-NCR. To build on that initiative, Hindustan Times printed a beginner’s textbook in every copy of the newspaper in Delhi-NCR today.
To know more about the initiative, go to www.paathshala.hindustantimes.com
Hindustan Times launches ‘You Read, They Learn’ initiative
April 18, 2012
Hindustan Times, one of India’s leading English dailies, announces the launch of “You Read, They Learn” or YRTL today, a year-long initiative to help educate underprivileged children.
To know more about the initiative, go to www.paathshala.hindustantimes.com
HT Delhi continues as No 1 – Indian Readership Survey (IRS) Q4 2011
March 09, 2012
As per the latest round (2011 Q4) of the Indian Readership Survey, Hindustan Times continues to grow its readership, adding nearly 2 Lakh daily readers nationally the highest by any English newspaper vs last year (2010 Q4)
With Moradabad launch, Hindustan now pan UP and Uttarakhand
February 24, 2012
Hindustan Media Ventures Limited (HMVL) today has launched its 10th edition in the state of UP from Moradabad. With this, Hindustan completes its footprint across the two states of Uttar Pradesh and Uttrakhand. It is now printed from 18 centres across the states of UP, Uttarakhand, Bihar, Jharkhand & Delhi.
Brunch, India’s Largest Read Weekly Lifestyle Magazine, gets a makeover
February 22, 2012
HT Media Limited (HTML) unveiled the new avatar of Brunch Weekly on 19th of February, 2012. Brunch is the popular weekly lifestyle and entertainment magazine from Hindustan Times launched in 2003 and celebrating its 8th anniversary this month. It is currently circulated complimentary with HT and select editions of Mint on Sunday and is the largest read English lifestyle magazine in India with a circulation of 13.1 lakh and growing.
HT Mumbai becomes an even stronger No 2.
December 22, 2011
As per the latest round (2011 Q3) of the Indian Readership Survey, Hindustan Times continues to grow its readership, adding 2.16 Lakh daily readers nationally the highest by any English newspaper vs last year (2010 Q3)
Mint- iPad App launched
December 06, 2011
Keeping pace with the evolving technical environment Mint, the Business daily from the Hindustan Times launches its iPad Application. The application which gives a world class browsing experience to the premium & sophisticated iPad users is available for free on the App store to try for the first 45 days. This is the third App. launched by Mint for the device in the recent months â€“ the first two being special features on the highlights of the last two decades.
Hindustan Times iPad App launched
October 05, 2011
Keeping in pace with the evolving technical environment Hindustan Times launches its iPad Application, thereby becoming the second English Daily to be available on the device. The application which gives a world class browsing experience to the premium & sophisticated iPad users is available for free on the App store.
Hindustan Times, the fastest growing national English daily
October 1, 2011
In Delhi NCR, continues to be a very strong No. 1 – 6th time in a row, with a lead of more than 1.75 lakh in Total Readership (TR). HT also leads in Average Issue Readership (AIR) by 80,000 and among SEC A by more than 1.25 lakh readers.
Mint 1990s – iPad App launched
20 September, 2011
Mint, a business paper from Hindustan Times in association with The Wall Street Journal was launched in 2007 with the premise of bringing “Clarity in Business News”, a need strongly articulated by business news readers in the country. The effort at Mint has been to bring clarity through every aspect of the newspaper – the experienced editorial team, the unbiased and credible analysis, the exclusive WSJ partnership, the path breaking design, and the rich reproduction.
Mint Indulge launched
9 September, 2011, New Delhi
HT Media’s business daily, launched its Luxury and Lifestyle quarterly publication Mint Indulge today.
A complimentary read for Mint’s readers across India, Mint Indulge focuses on the passions & indulgences of India’s top business leaders and serve as their best buying guide for the season. Apart from the best in class content, the inaugural issue will have an international look and feel making it a rich and visually appealing read.
HMVL On Forbes List
5 September, 2011, New Delhi
Hindustan Media Ventures Limited (HMVL) has been named by Forbes as one of the Best Under A Billion companies in the Asia-Pacific region. It is one of the 35 Indian companies that have found a place on Forbes Asiaâ€™s list of 200. HMVL, publisher of Hindustan, one of India’s leading Hindi language dailies, is the only Indian media company to make the list.
Hindustan Times Mission Fitter Mumbai
25 August, 2011, New Delhi
Hindustan Times was launched in Mumbai six years ago and since then the constant endeavour of the newspaper has been to bring about a positive change to the city of Mumbai and its people. The newspaper has sought to keep Mumbai and the readers at the heart of every initiative by constructively engaging with them as manifested through initiatives like the Mumbai Project, Mumbai First, Campus Calling, No TV Day, Mumbai’s Pothole Horror etc.
HT Horizons is now HT Education
24 August, 2011, New Delhi
The HT Media Group has renamed Hindustan Times has revamped and further strengthened its weekly education supplement. Originally Earlier called HT Horizons, it will now be known as HT Education.
The Education sector is one of the most dynamic sectors in the Hindustan Times’ portfolio. It is one of the biggest drivers of readership, and thus This constantly changing sector has a strong impact on readers, as well as advertisers.
HT Media Q1 2011-12 net up 24%; revenue surges 23%
18 July, 2011, New Delhi
HT Media Limited, the publishers of Hindustan Times, on Saturday announced a 23% growth in total revenue during the first quarter ending June 30, 2011, at Rs 496.9 crore, while net profits recorded a 24% growth at Rs 51.5 crore. Traction in advertising revenues and robust contribution from the radio business has augmented profitability. There has been a 17% increase in advertising revenues of print segment to Rs 384.4 crore. Revenues from radio and entertainment segment grew by 75% to Rs 21.5 crore.
HT is Delhi, NCR’s top pick – Indian Readership Survey (IRS) Q1 2011
18 June, 2011, New Delhi
Hindustan Times has once again come out as the undisputed leader in Delhi and the national capital region (NCR) area in the latest round of the Indian Readership Survey (IRS) for the first quarter (Q1) of 2011. The independent survey by the Media Research Users Council (MRUC) a registered not-for-profit body of members drawn from major advertisers, advertising agencies, publishers, broadcast and other media showed that 2.26 million readers in the NCR region pick up HT every morning, nearly 100,000 more than its nearest competitor, The Times of India.
Mint wins global accolades
9 June, 2011, New Delhi
Mint recently won two awards — one for overall design and second for 2010 marketing campaign from WAN-IFRA Asian Media Awards and International News Media Marketing Association (INMA) Awards.
At WAN-IFRA Asian Media Awards, Mint won silver for overall design. The award-winning entry was for Mint’s Budget issue in 2010. In the budget issue the stark black and white photographs were used along with Mint;s house colours of orange and black that served in highlighting a budget that was dependent on several imponderables. The headline for the cover story was “Up in the Air”.
Second award was silver for marketing campaign of “Mint Money Launch” at International News Media Marketing Association (INMA) Awards held in New York. Mint won this award in the category of New Brand/ Product/ Audience …
Audited standalone financial result Q4 2010-11
31 March, 2011, New Delhi
The Audited standalone financial results for the year ended 31 March, 2011
Hindustan Jobs launched
May 10, 2011, New Delhi
On May 8, the Hindi belt saw the launch of Hindustan Jobs. This unique offering is an employment weekly newspaper from Hindustan Media Ventures Limited, the publisher of Hindustan, India’s second largest daily.
Mint launches Hyderabad Edition
April 19, 2011, New Delhi
Mint, HT Media’s business daily, launched its Hyderabad edition today.
With this launch, Mint now has seven printing locations in Delhi, Mumbai, Bangalore, Kolkata, Chennai, Ahmedabad and Hyderabad; and is also available in Chandigarh and Pune.
The new edition provides discerning readers in Hyderabad the credible, unbiased, jargon-free reporting and in-depth analysis of business news that was overwhelmingly embraced by both readers and advertisers of Mint across the country. With its accent on clarity, stand-out design, exclusive section on markets and personal finance in Mint Money and on international business news with the WSJ section, Mint has become the business newspaper of choice for decision makers across the country.
HT a stronger No. 1 in Delhi/NCR – Indian Readership Survey (IRS) Q4 2010
March 15, 2011 New Delhi
Hindustan Times has once again come out the undisputed leader in Delhi while it has strengthened its leadership further in the National Capital Region (NCR) area in the latest round of the Indian Readership Survey (IRS) for the fourth quarter (Q4) of 2010.
Mint launches an iPad App “Mint on the Decade”
4th February, 2011, New Delhi
Mint celebrates its fourth anniversary on the 1st of Feb 2011 and to mark this, keeping in pace with the evolving technical environment Mint becomes the first Indian Business daily to launch an iPad application.
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Un-Audited consolidated financial result Q3 2010-11
31 December, 2010
The Un-Audited consolidated financial results for the quarter ended 31 December, 2010