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Airing of condoms ads on TV to be only allowed between 10 pm and 6 am

Airing of condoms ads on TV to be only allowed between 10 pm and 6 am

Viewers have registered complaints against several contraceptives brands using explicit adult content to publicise their products on TV.

Dec 08, 2017, 13:40 PM IST
Airtel appeals ASCI to review order on fastest network advertisement

Airtel appeals ASCI to review order on fastest network advertisement

Telecom major Bharti Airtel on Tuesday filed an appeal before ASCI seeking review of the watchdog's decision that sought modification or withdrawal of the company's 'fastest network' advertisement campaign.

Apr 11, 2017, 19:06 PM IST

Watchdog upholds complaints against 100 advertisements

The Advertising Standards Council of India (ASCI) on Thursday said its Consumer Complaints Council (CCC) upheld complaints against 100 out of 152 advertisements in November last year.

Feb 11, 2017, 13:20 PM IST

AAP bats for 'Annual Statewide Corruption Index' to curb graft

 AAP unit of Uttarakhand today asked the Centre to publish an 'Annual Statewide Corruption Index' ranking states in accordance with their levels of corruption, in a bid to develop an institutional mechanism to discourage graft.

Jul 26, 2016, 16:05 PM IST
Patanjali ads unsubstantiated, misleading: ASCI

Patanjali ads unsubstantiated, misleading: ASCI

Advertising watchdog ASCI has once again pulled up yoga guru Baba Ramdev-promoted Patanjali Ayurved for running "misleading" ad campaigns that disparages competitors' products.

Jul 04, 2016, 18:54 PM IST

Misleading Advertising : Advertisement standard Council of India

Many companies are now under ASCI radar for false proclamation of thier product and services .

Mar 07, 2016, 17:56 PM IST

ASCI upholds complaints against 113 misleading ads

Advertising industry watchdog ASCI has upheld 113 complaints about misleading campaigns by companies such as HUL, Godrej, Philips, Snapdeal, Bajaj Allianz, Nissan Motor India and Coca Cola.

Jan 05, 2015, 17:05 PM IST

It`s time for action to restore media`s credibility: Hamid Ansari

Vice President Hamid Ansari has stressed the need for corrective action to restore the credibility of the media.

Jun 16, 2013, 11:22 AM IST

ASCI to take prompt action against ads not in public interest

The Advertising Standards Council of India (ASCI) on Tuesday said it has introduced a new initiative under which immediate action would be taken against advertisements that are clearly seen as against public interest.

Apr 02, 2013, 15:00 PM IST

ASCI pulls up HUL for misleading Lifebuoy advertisement

The Advertising Standards Council of India (ASCI) has pulled up Hindustan Unilever Ltd for its Lifebuoy Clini Care 10 advertisement, which claims to provide 10 times better germ protection than against any soap.

Jun 03, 2012, 11:22 AM IST