Publishing
Amazon buys publisher Westland from Tata Group firm Trent
28 October 2016
Hitting the right note with ‘The Write Place’
02 June 2016
Gannett Co tables $815 mn unsolicited bid for Tribune Publishing Co
26 April 2016
Business research provider IHS to buy Markit Ltd for $5.9 bn
21 March 2016
Apple to make subscription content available through its News app
27 January 2016
Google to work with publishers and Twitter to create new kind of web link and article storage system
12 September 2015
Business author Mihir Sharma's Restart: The Last Chance for the Indian Economy long-listed for the FT - McKinsey award
14 August 2015
Pearson to sell stake in The Economist to Agnelli family for $731 mn
13 August 2015
US print services giant RR Donnelley to split into three
05 August 2015
Pearson to sell 50% stake in Economist
27 July 2015
Japan's Nikkei buys Financial Times for $1.3 bn from Pearsons
24 July 2015
Pearson explores sale of Financial Times daily newspaper
21 July 2015
'Jai Shri Ram’ greets Scion of Ikshvaku
23 June 2015
EC opens probe on Amazon’s e-books business
12 June 2015
Raymond Crosswords Book Awards 2014 celebrates Indian writing
29 April 2015
Scholastic Corp to sell EdTech business to Houghton Mifflin Harcourt for $575 mn
25 April 2015
Amazon, HarperCollins agree to multilayer deal over sale of e-books
15 April 2015
Publisher Reed Elsevier to rebrand as RELX, rejig corporate structure
27 February 2015
US appeals court judge doubts government's position in Apple e-books case
16 December 2014
Carlyle Group acquires majority stake in Newgen KnowledgeWorks
09 December 2014
Barnes & Noble to buy Microsoft's 17% stake in Nook e-reader unit
05 December 2014
Bookstores sore with Rupa's Amazon deal for Pranab Mukherjee's book
04 December 2014
Amazon, Hachette bury the hatchet over e-book sales
14 November 2014
Axel Springer backtracks over content on Google from its articles
06 November 2014
‘The Illustrious Client’ could be exposed in new Sherlock Holmes exhibit
30 September 2014
Bestselling authors take out full page ad against Amazon in New York Times
11 August 2014
Google ties up with Barnes & Noble for same-day book delivery in US
08 August 2014
Barnes & Noble is considering splitting into two as a survival strategy
26 June 2014
Amazon introduces Whispersync audio for Kindle
11 June 2014
Top-selling author James Patterson accuses Amazon of ‘book monopoly’
31 May 2014
Liberty Media reduces stake in bookstore chain Barnes & Noble
04 April 2014
Army Chief releases graphic war novel `Never Give In: 2nd Lt Arun Khetarpal, PVC’
03 March 2014
G Asset Management offers to take control of US bookstore chain Barnes & Noble
22 February 2014
Reader's Digest UK sold for just £1 to media tycoon Mike Luckwell
17 February 2014
Lloyd’s List to end print, go online-only
26 September 2013
Debutant E.L. James tops Forbes’ highest earning authors list
17 August 2013
US government calls for tougher restrictions against Apple
03 August 2013
Pearson puts up Mergermarket form sale
27 July 2013
McGraw-Hill Education completes acquisition of Tata stake in JV
19 July 2013
Apple played central role in e-book price fixing conspiracy: US federal judge
11 July 2013
Penguin, Random House merger creates world's biggest book publisher
02 July 2013
BC Partners to buy German publisher Springer Science+Business Media for $4.4 bn
19 June 2013
Springer Science+Business Media opts for IPO instead of sale
14 June 2013
BC Partners sole bidder for Germany’s Springer Science+Business Media
12 June 2013
Apple e-books trial opens
03 June 2013
Reclusive ‘Mockingbird’ author Harper Lee sues literary agents
06 May 2013
Pearson buys out Educomp’s stake in vocational training company IndiaCan Education
10 April 2013
British Library to archive billions of web pages
06 April 2013
European regulator approves Random House, Penguin £2.4 bn merger
05 April 2013
Pearson takes full control of Bangalore-based learning services company TutorVista
25 February 2013
Reader's Digest again files for bankruptcy
18 February 2013
US regulator approves £2.4 bn Penguin Group-Random House merger
15 February 2013
Pearson to exit adult-education arm
09 January 2013
Penguin to settle price-fixing allegations with DOJ
19 December 2012
Apollo Global in talks to buy education business of McGraw-Hill in a $2.5 bn deal: report
08 November 2012
Penguin, Random House in £2.4-bn merger pact
29 October 2012
Amazon requires British publishers to pay 20 % VAT on ebook sales
23 October 2012
Rupert Murdoch eyes LA Times, Chicago Tribune: report
22 October 2012
Newsweek to end print edition and go online in New Year
18 October 2012
Penguin publisher Pearson buys EmbanetCompass for $650 mn
17 October 2012
Amazon customers to get refunds from antitrust settlements
15 October 2012
Barnes & Noble unveils new Nook HD
26 September 2012
CCI clears Aditya Birla group’s acquisition of stake in Living Media
28 August 2012
Barnes & Noble to launch Nook e-readers in Britain
21 August 2012
Deccan Chronicle Holdings hits 52-week low on winding-up petition: report
31 July 2012
US book lovers increasingly embracing digital format: Pew study
05 April 2012
Encyclopaedia Britannica stops printing after 244 years
15 March 2012
Fitch: negative outlook in 2012 for Indian media and entertainment sector
02 February 2012
Wolters Kluwer Health acquires Indian open access STM journal publisher
13 December 2011
Team Anna’s anti-graft stir among top 10 ‘Time’ stories
08 December 2011
Pearson Plc to buy China's Global Education for $155 million
21 November 2011
Pressure builds on Murdochs as shareholders intend sending strong message
19 October 2011
Internet, supermarkets killing off UK's bookshops
03 September 2011
Repro acquires Macmillan's India printing operations for Rs25 crore
26 August 2011
Liberty Media abandons takeover, buys 16.6 % of Barnes & Noble
19 August 2011
BBC Worldwide to exit print magazines
17 August 2011
Konark offers digital publishing and distribution facility
02 August 2011
Post bankruptcy restructuring, Reader's Digest scouts for buyers
18 July 2011
PE investor Franklin Templeton takes 60 per cent stake in Newgen
04 July 2011
Yellow Media to sell Trader Corp to equity funds for about $745 million
28 March 2011
Axel Springer wins SeLoger’s takeover approval with revised €634 million bid
19 January 2011
IDC to launch independent India operations; cut 23-year link with Cyber Media
10 January 2011
UK High Court ruling allows newspapers to charge for web
29 November 2010
Mumbai's Archies beats Chinese rivals to bag $5.3-million Russian order for greeting cards
27 November 2010
Crossword Penguin fest offers literary fiesta
25 October 2010
Mills & Boon calls out to women readers
05 October 2010
Europe’s largest publisher Axel Springer to buy SeLoger for $629 million
11 September 2010
BBC, Harper Collins enter legal fight over book revealing identity of The Stig
25 August 2010
Washington Post sells Newsweek to Dr Sidney Harman
03 August 2010
Hugh Hefner bids $185 million to buy out Playboy
12 July 2010
Next Gen Publishing introduces online editions
05 June 2010
Ziff Davis acquired by former Time exec Vivek Shah, Great Hill Partners
05 June 2010
Playboy puts on its pyjamas for new sites
08 May 2010
Macmillan Group blacklisted by World Bank over bribes in Sudan education project
06 May 2010
Times loses ground to Dainik Jagran as most-read paper: IRS
06 May 2010
Washington Post Co. puts loss making Newsweek up for sale
06 May 2010
Infomedia sells Glyph International to Cenveo Inc
05 May 2010
Mid-Day to merge newspaper business with Jagran Prakashan
05 May 2010
Penguin India announces Shobhaa De Books
14 April 2010
Better Capital gives Reader's Digest UK a new life
10 April 2010
Tribune reaches deal with major creditors to exit bankruptcy
09 April 2010
RR Donnelley to acquire Bowne for $481 million
26 February 2010
Reader's Digest UK arm under administration
17 February 2010
CA ventures into publishing with CA Press
02 February 2010
Readers Digest UK edges closer to bankruptcy over pension fund deficit
02 February 2010
Los Angeles Times to close printing plant, cut 80 jobs
08 January 2010
India Today Group appoints Riverside Media Sales as US ad representative
29 December 2009
Guardian.co.uk most popular UK newspaper site
24 December 2009
Rajdeep Sardesai re-elected as president, Editors Guild of India
23 December 2009
HT in exclusive pact with The Washington Post
23 December 2009
US wins WTO case against China's import curbs on movies, music and books
22 December 2009
Pluribus acquires eight brands from Nielsen
12 December 2009
Amazon and Penguin invites entries for award
11 December 2009
New York Times Co shelves plan to sell the Worcester newspaper
09 December 2009
Falling advertising kills National Geographic Adventure magazine
04 December 2009
Mudra wins mandate for Lonely Planet magazine
01 December 2009
Washington Post to shut remaining three US bureaus
25 November 2009
Bloomberg LP on the lookout for creative agencies
21 November 2009
Penguin launches new marketing initiative
20 November 2009
Boston Globe announces GlobeReader, digital version of Boston Globe
17 November 2009
WSJ to launch Japanese language website
13 November 2009
Playboy again reportedly up for sale
13 November 2009
Reader’s Digest Association announces new global marketing organisation
10 November 2009
TOI launches campaign for future cities
09 November 2009
Pradeep Guha is new president of Association of Indian Magazines
07 November 2009
Yell moves closer to restructuring of £3.8 billion debt
31 October 2009
London Lite mulls closure after Evening Standard becomes free
28 October 2009
US newspaper circulation plunges 10.6 per cent
27 October 2009
Retailers’ predatory book pricing tactics draw booksellers association’s ire
23 October 2009
New York Times earnings beat analysts’ projections
23 October 2009
New York Times to eliminate 100 editorial jobs
20 October 2009
First ever Cannes Report lists India as ninth best
15 October 2009
London's Evening Standard becomes a free paper
12 October 2009
Conde Nast to close down four magazines
10 October 2009
Delhi lifestyle magazine coming
01 October 2009
Mid-Day unveils new campaign today
29 September 2009
Mid Day wins bronze at IFRA Asia Awards
25 September 2009
Rebel investor proposes alternative rescue plan for Independent News & Media
24 September 2009
Spenta Multimedia acquires Mumbai Boat Show
22 September 2009
Far Eastern Economic Review to down shutters
22 September 2009
Chinnen Das is director business development for Bennett Coleman's southern region
19 September 2009
Accuracy of news stories doubtful, says Pew Research survey
14 September 2009
Rupa Publishers rush 5,000 copies of ‘Jinnah: India, Partition – Independence’ to Gujarat
05 September 2009
Entrepreneur magazine to be out this month
01 September 2009
Daily Jagran is top seller as newspaper sales zoom in emerging economies
31 August 2009
BBC licenses magazine to Regent Media
29 August 2009
Bondholders seek probe into Zell’s $8.3-billion LBO
27 August 2009
New York Times appoints Dan E Shorter as VP, Digital Media
27 August 2009
The Scotsman may change hands
24 August 2009
Murdoch closes Londonpaper after $21.2 million loss
22 August 2009
Tribune creditors want Zell out, investigation on buyout
18 August 2009
Update: Reader's Digest to file for bankruptcy protection
18 August 2009
Reader's Digest to file for bankruptcy protection
17 August 2009
Mudra wins creative duties for Femina
17 August 2009
Los Angeles Times revamps site
14 August 2009
Barnes & Noble to buy back College Booksellers in $596 million deal
11 August 2009
Platinum Equity bids $35 million for Boston Globe: report
08 August 2009
Playboy to expand presence in India
05 August 2009
UK Sports Media Group sells men’s magazine Front
04 August 2009
Four UK newspaper website tie up with BBC
29 July 2009
USA Today to be launched on August 3
28 July 2009
Amitabha Datta, president, ABP group retires
24 July 2009
Barnes & Noble launches world's largest online electronic book shop
21 July 2009
McGraw-Hill cuts 550 jobs; may hive off BusinessWeek
17 July 2009
USA Today publisher Gannett posts $70.48 million profit in the Q2
15 July 2009
ABP to launch Fortune India edition
15 July 2009
HT media launches Chennai edition of Mint
13 July 2009
NYT defers bid deadline for The Boston Globe
11 July 2009
NYT mulling to charge users to access its website
11 July 2009
OK! magazine launches newly designed website
09 July 2009
PrintWeek India Awards to be hosted for the first time
08 July 2009
Daily Telegraph’s publisher launches free title for UK
08 July 2009
UK's The Spectator to come to India
08 July 2009
Pranab Majumdar appointed as CEO, Pudhari
07 July 2009
Google digital books settlement goes for antitrust inquiry
04 July 2009
Debt-ridden INM sells 7.3 per cent stake in Jagaran Prakashan
03 July 2009
Newspapers won’t die but must change, says News Ltd’s Hartigan
02 July 2009
USA Today publisher Gannett to axe more than 1,000 jobs: report
02 July 2009
Pearson acquires stakes in e-portals EduComp, TutorVista
24 June 2009
Boston Globe arrives at tentative cost-cutting deal with union
24 June 2009
Malayala Manorama launches education website
23 June 2009
Troubled Boston Globe has three buyers: report
13 June 2009
Russian oligarch Alexander Lebedev in talks to acquire Independent
13 June 2009
Quebecor rejects Donnelley’s $1.55 billion ‘sweetened’ bid
11 June 2009
Dow Jones plans major expansion in India
08 May 2009
News Corp chief Rupert Murdoch upbeat about media prospects
08 May 2009
Google says AdSense will help publishing industry
07 May 2009
R R Donelly posts 92 per cent plunge in profits
07 May 2009
NYT’s Boston Globe hangs between life and death
04 May 2009
Pulitzers may not be enough to save NYT
22 April 2009
Largest US publisher Gannett’s quarterly profit down 60 per cent
17 April 2009
FT owner Pearson buys English language training firm from Carlyle
16 April 2009
TOI’s Chennai edition turns one
13 April 2009
Publisher Bennett Coleman investing in realty groups HCC and MVL Ltd
03 April 2009
Penguin to unveil MI5 secrets in October
20 March 2009
Hearst’s Seattle Post-Intelligencer to shut print shop
17 March 2009
Colorado's oldest newspaper Rocky Mountain News folds up
27 February 2009
Philadelphia Inquirer, New Haven Register file for Chapter 11
23 February 2009
Publisher Reed Elsevier surprises with latest results
21 February 2009
Evening Standard staff shaky after Lebedev takeover
03 February 2009
Bankrupt newspaper LA Times to cut 10 per cent of workforce
31 January 2009
Harvard Business Publishing sets up Indian unit
27 January 2009
Russian billionaire Alexander Lebedev buys London’s Evening Standard newspaper
21 January 2009
Researchers says Victorian novels help social evolution
20 January 2009
Hearst looking for buyer for Seattle Post-Intelligencer newspaper
10 January 2009
Newspapers try out new schemes to generate income
08 January 2009
New York Times raising cash via debt, equity as bidders refuse Boston Globe, Red Sox
31 December 2008
Harlequin Mills & Boons looks for new Indian writers
26 December 2008
India Today Group to launch Harper's Bazaar and Robb Report
09 December 2008
Bain Capital may acquire Reed Elsevier arm for $1 billion
08 December 2008
Femina brings out five-cover issue
05 December 2008
New York Times to close distribution unit, cut 530 jobs
03 December 2008
Tribune posts third quarter loss of $121.6 million
11 November 2008
Tribune sees huge demand for post-election newspapers
06 November 2008
Media owners in the UK afraid of BBC wiping out local papers
05 November 2008
New lifestyle magazine launched
04 November 2008
Washington Post third quarter profits plummet
03 November 2008
Conde Nast trims magazine portfolio
03 November 2008
Mid-Day wins first place at IFRA XMA Cross Media Awards
31 October 2008
Femina introduces Hindi edition
31 October 2008
Google settles with publishers; to pay $125 million
29 October 2008
100-year old Christian Science Monitor to stop daily newspaper
29 October 2008
Das Kapital sales shoot up amid financial crisis
27 October 2008
50 years of Femina
20 October 2008
L A Times parent draws $250-million credit amidst financial crisis; ends AP feed deal
18 October 2008
Yuva relaunched as lifestyle magazine
17 October 2008
The New York Sun winds up
30 September 2008
Government raises rates for DAVP advertisements by 24 per cent
25 September 2008
Government allows Indian editions of foreign news magazines and 26 per cent FDI
19 September 2008
McClatchy to cut 1,150 jobs, halve quarterly dividend
17 September 2008
Tribune blames Google for confusion over old UA report
11 September 2008
Mexican telecom tycoon Carlos Slim acquires 6.4 stake in New York Times
11 September 2008
Six-year old bankruptcy news sends UA plummeting
10 September 2008
Indian magazine conference to commence on 22, 23 September in Mumbai
04 September 2008
GMR Infra and Outlook Group lauch Outlook Lounge magazine for air travelers
01 September 2008
Bidding war for British publisher Informa in offing as it receives competing takeover proposal
31 July 2008
Times of India group eyes UK’s Trinity Mirror: report
25 July 2008
Boston Herald to retrench production workers, outsource presses
26 June 2008
Hellman and Friedman part of Informa bid consortium
24 June 2008
Providence private equity group tries for Informa after merger talks with UBM fall through
19 June 2008
International Herald Tribune to Publish World Business Section inside the Financial Chronicle in India
17 June 2008
Chicago Tribune and LA Times publisher looking to cut content, staff
09 June 2008
HarperCollins CEO Jane Friedman steps down after 10 years at the helm
06 June 2008
Belgian newspapers seek $77 million damages from Google for copyright violation
28 May 2008
Media giant CBS acquires Internet content firm CNET for $1.8 billion
15 May 2008
Restructuring to save Canadian media group Torstar $12 million annually
13 May 2008
Cablevision looks to acquire Newsday as News Corp withdraws bid
12 May 2008
New York Daily News owner matches Murdoch's $580 offer for Newsday
26 April 2008
Majority shareholder offers to buy out Corel; offer criticized as being too low
17 April 2008
Newspaper wars hot up in the South — The Times of India arrives in Chennai, The Hindu slashes price, The Indian Express gets a facelift
14 April 2008
The Washington Post bags 6 Pulitzer awards
09 April 2008
Conde Nast's GQ coming to India later in the year
07 April 2008
Daily Thanthi's new face
19 June 2007
No FDI cap on non news publications
03 June 2005
Group of Ministers to review print media policy
30 September 2004
A.H. Wheeler faces the axe of Lalu's reforms
19 July 2004
FT picks up 13.85 per cent in Business Standard
24 June 2004
Magazine on spirituality launched in Kerala
09 March 2004
MS Swaminathan, William Rutter to be conferred award at Bio Asia 2004
24 February 2004
Encyclopædia Britannica wins top honours for Excellence in Book Production
19 February 2004
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