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India’s online news platform The Quint claims it has crossed half a million subscribers on YouTube and six million followers on Facebook.

The Quint logo 9 August 2018During the last week of July 2018, the Crowdtangle Facebook leaderboard put The Quint ahead of broadcasters and publishers NDTV, India Today, HT, India Express and News 18 in terms of interactions and video views. The mobile-first news platform averages nearly 65 million video views per month across platforms and social media assets — including Facebook and YouTube.

“The Quint has been leading digital news video innovation In India and this audience response is a massive reason for us to keep experimenting. Strong, balanced journalism enhanced with all new digital story formats will continue to be The Quint’s USP,” said Ritu Kapur, CEO and co-founder, The Quint.

Quintillion Media was co-founded by Kapur and her husband, Network 18 founder Raghav Bahl, and The Quint was launched on Facebook in 2015. Its flagship products are in English and in Hindi. It has also established a multi-platform partnership with Bloomberg Media called BloombergQuint, covering business and financial media.