Timesnownews.com, the digital arm of Times Network, turned two recently. According to the official announcement made by the media conglomerate, Timesnownews.com registered a staggering 367 per cent growth since inception.
Timesnownews.com also announced its plans to strengthen multilingual offerings and vertical expansion with the addition of Bengali and Telugu languages to the portal. Currently, the portal offers content in English, Hindi, Marathi and Tamil.Â
Timesnownews.com claimed that it served 40 million unique users in March 2019 and has clocked a staggering 226 Million page views. The website page views has grown consistently; the video inventory (news + originals) touched 200 million views and continues to grow steadily.Â
Commenting on the occasion, MK Anand, MD & CEO, Times Network said, â€śI am happy to see Timesnownews.comâ€™s fast-paced growth. For me this is the vehicle for the digital transformation of the Network. We have succeeded on the back of fastest news, content innovation and technological dominanceâ€¦ I am confident that the team led by Shouneel Charles (Business Head â€“ Digital, Times Network) and Akrita Reyar (Chief Editor - Digital, Times Network) will continue to excel in serving the diverse needs and interests of the savvy news audience.â€ť
Charles added, â€śCatering content to the requisites of a wide range of consumers has been the bedrock of Timesnownews.com since its inception. Taking the brand from the consumers' living rooms to their handhelds, Timesnownews.com connects with the NOW generation with its differentiated offerings. In a time of rising digital content disruption and innovation, I am delighted that Timesnownews.com in its short journey has pushed the envelope registering a stunning growth.â€ťÂ