Supreme Court says no to politicians' pictures in govt ads except President, PM, CJI
Supreme Court says no to politicians' pictures in govt ads except President, PM, CJI

In an important development with regard to regulation of public advertisements, the Supreme Court on Wednesday said that they can carry pictures of certain dignitaries like the President, Prime Minister and the Chief Justice of India.

Highly energetic ads can turn off TV viewers

People watching a sad movie or TV show respond 50 percent more favourably to a moderately energetic commercial than to a peppy one, new research has found.

Facebook introduces app to manage advertisement
Facebook introduces app to manage advertisement

Facebook has introduced a new app called "Ads Manager" that will give business owners statistics about their advertisements engagements, cost per engagement, total reach and frequency.

Centre opposes SC guidelines to regulate its advertisements

The government on Tuesday opposed the Supreme Court for the framing of guidelines on regulating its advertisements, saying this did not fall under the ambit of judicial purview as an elected dispensation was answerable to Parliament.

Govindacharya complains to EC against BJP advertisements

Former RSS ideologue K N Govindacharya Saturday approached the Election Commission demanding action against BJP over its full-page advertisements in e-papers of various national dailies, saying it was a violation of the electoral law.

AAP hits back at BJP over front-page ads, questions source of funding
AAP hits back at BJP over front-page ads, questions source of funding

The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) on Friday hit back at the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), questioning the latter's move to publish full-page advertisements on leading newspapers in Delhi a day ahead of polling.

SC asks websites to stop sex-determination advertisements

The Supreme Court on Wednesday asked for blocking of websites featuring pre-natal sex determination advertisements.

Ads on public service vehicles: HC seeks Delhi govt's response

The Delhi High Court has sought the city government's response on a plea seeking quashing of its guidelines banning political advertisements on public service vehicles.

Some Facebook ads selling fake luxury items: Study
Some Facebook ads selling fake luxury items: Study

A new study has found that some advertisements promoting fashion and luxury items on Facebook may be fake.

Beni Prasad Verma criticises Narendra Modi Govt's Swachh Bharat Abhiyaan

Congress leader Beni Prasad Verma on Monday charged the Narendra Modi Government with not doing any welfare work for the country's citizens and said it has only handed them "jhaadu" (broom) in the name of Swachh Bharat campaign.

Verdict on political advertisements on autos to come soon: Delhi HC

 The Delhi High Court has said that it is likely to pronounce its verdict "in a week or so" on a plea by autorickshaw drivers who are seeking quashing of the city government's guideline banning "political advertisements" on public service vehicles.

Political advertisement on autos: Delhi HC reserves judgement

The Delhi High Court on Friday reserved its judgement on a plea seeking quashing of the city government's guideline banning "political advertisements" on public service vehicles even as it said that "as one political party got benefit out of it, so you want to ban it".

Priyanka Chopra offered 11 crore endorsement deal?
Priyanka Chopra offered 11 crore endorsement deal?

Bollywood's leading lady Priyanka Chopra, who is riding high on the success of recently released biopic 'Mary Kom' has more reasons to celebrate. If reports are to be believed, the former beauty queen has been offered an endorsement deal worth Rs 11 crore by a leading brand.

There can`t be pre-censorship of public advertisements: Delhi HC

The Delhi HC said "there can`t be any pre-censorship" of public advertisements and sought the city government`s response on whether the term "political" can be removed from its guidelines for displaying ads on public vehicles.

Singapore warns maid agencies against `undignified` ads

Singapore has warned maid employment agencies in the city-state against "undignified" advertising following complaints by rights groups that domestic workers are being marketed as commodities.

Social media driving more traffic to retail sites

Retail websites these days are benefiting a lot from social media websites as they play a huge role in increasing the traffic to the site. Social media is a highly valuable tool for retailers and their businesses when it comes to customer reach, marketing and brand control.

Twitter set to add 15 new timeline ads

In the coming six months, Twitter is reportedly planning to add 15 new timeline ads, the first of which is expected to be added within a week.

Visitors to yahoo.com hit with malware attack: Researchers

Yahoo`s advertising servers have been distributing malware to hundreds of thousands of users over the last few days.

Instagram claims users loving its ads

Facebook-owned Instagram has reportedly said that users are loving the recently rolled out ads feature on its photo editing and sharing platform.

Big ad atop Google results points to broken promise

A large ad spied atop Google search results on Wednesday was seen as evidence that the Internet titan was breaking a promise that it would never resort to the tactic.