Network 18's news portal Firstpost has acquired India's most popular news satire and humour website Faking News. Rahul Roushan's digital product is one of the most popular portals for Indian news in its genre.
Firstpost was launched two years ago with the deliberate attempt to make news and views on the Internet social and 'shareworthy'.
While Firstpost is driven by serious readership and news content, it is also popular for being a news portal with strong perspectives and views along with news.
A conscious effort is being made so that Firstpost's news coverage is not confused with that of Faking News. But keeping with Firstpost tradition, Faking News will remain as outspoken as ever....more
02:14 PM, May 31, 2013
Mumbai: Network18 on Monday announced the launch of Firstpost.com, an exclusive online news and views website that is truly digital and accessible across platforms and devices. Built on the fundamentals of blogging and the quick post, user interaction, discussion and debate, Firstpost presents a digital newsroom powered by expert writer-editors across the country and the globe to capture what we think is a powerfully shifting news and media consumption reality. ...
11:36 AM, May 09, 2011