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Sabyasachi withdraws Mangalsutra campaign advertisement amid controversy

The withdrawal also came hours after MP Minister Narottam Mishra issued an ultimatum to Sabyasachi Mukherjee to withdraw the advertisement

01 Nov 2021 11:20 AM

New Zealand launches campaign for online porn safety

An advertisement showing two pornography actors turning up at a boy's home has helped the country's new online safety campaign go viral

21 Jun 2020 2:10 PM

'Serious replies only': Man seeks companion for his lonely duck, puts out dating ad

Yellow Duck’s favourite food is slugs, and they might be on the menu for the big date, Morris said.

13 Dec 2019 2:02 PM

Apple shows off the iPhone 11 Pro's toughness in new advertisement

While iPhone's were earlier known for a fragile screen prone to shattering, Apple is choosing to dispel that image with a new advertisement.

17 Sep 2019 4:49 PM

Rishta wahi, Soch Nayi

If Indian advertising came of age in the 1990s and the 2000s, it is all set to spread its wings and go wider and deeper in the 2020s and beyond.

19 Jul 2019 12:00 AM


Big brands bet on World Cup fever in India, where cricket is ‘religion’

Advertisers estimate this year’s advertising spend of more than USD 400 million will be nearly double of 2015.

28 Jun 2019 3:35 PM

India ad spend likely to be Rs 697 billion in 2019: Report

The 2019 estimate is up from January's projection of 10.6 per cent growth in ad spend, and 10.8 per cent in 2018, the report said.

14 Jun 2019 3:27 PM

TV networks emerge as obstacles on YouTube's hunt for ads

Only 8 per cent of advertisers spent more on YouTube and less on the network properties.

14 May 2019 12:16 PM

Huawei launches ad to combat dark image

The move is part of an unprecedented public relations blitz, launched last month with a 25-minute interview.

01 Mar 2019 12:23 PM

On razor’s edge

Gillette’s new ad campaign has sparked off a debate about whether companies should simply stick to promoting their products or sell social causes.

20 Jan 2019 12:09 AM


Television ads for sugary cereal do influence kids' breakfast cravings

Advertising aimed directly at kids has long been linked to an increased risk that children will make unhealthy food choices.

20 Dec 2018 10:31 AM

Bullet train project: Authorities asked to reply to petition

According to the notice, the building was coming up on the land reserved for the bullet train project spread across three districts of Maharashtra.

11 Oct 2018 6:33 AM

Armpits new advertising space in Japan, young women become walking billboards

According to reports, prices for one hour's worth of exposure, a colour armpit ad measuring just a few inches starts around Rs 6000.

31 Jul 2018 4:11 PM

Regressive on many counts

The young and single of Bengaluru were in for a shock on Wednesday when they woke up to a blatantly regressive advertisement.

29 Jul 2018 12:17 AM

Going vegetarian best decision ever made: Anushka Sharma says in new PETA India ad

Bollywood superstar praises the benefits of meat-free meals in a new campaign shot by Mazen Abusrour.

23 Jul 2018 1:28 PM


EC asks Facebook to block advertisement 48-hour before polling

Section 126 of the Representation of the People prohibits displaying any election matter by any means.

28 Jun 2018 4:24 PM

The secret to being cool: Try smiling

The study showed that participants had a less favourable impression of the brand when the models were inexpressive.

13 Apr 2018 6:47 PM

Ikea wants women to pee on magazine ad to avail discount

Apparently, once the woman urinates on the ad in Amelia magazine, a discount is revealed, only if she is pregnant.

12 Jan 2018 10:11 AM

Facebook defends itself against critics of social media

Facebook said social media can be good for people’s well-being if they use the technology in a way that is active.

16 Dec 2017 9:35 AM

Advert for shoes showing naked models is banned for being ‘degrading’

Investigation launched after Advertising Standards Authority (ASA) received nice complaints about ads for the Lancanshire-based firm.

15 Nov 2017 2:53 PM