Advertisements that courted controversy in 2017

In 2017 some brands inadvertently landed themselves in hot water because of cheeky puns, risque taglines, and ‘insensitive’ use of gods in ads

Mirinda, Brooke Bond, Vicks...Our pick of top ads in 2017

From embracing progressive themes for social good to creating conversation on topics that were considered taboo, these ads definitely struck the right...

R K SWAMY BBDO’s Ramamurthy Iyer passes away

Ramamurthy Iyer, 54, Partner, R K Swamy BBDO (Mumbai), is no more. He passed away on Tuesday, December 19 succumbing to a massive heart attack. He is...

Key media happenings in South- 2017

These people movements and happenings indicate the rapidly changing media landscape in South India

Crosshairs Communication bags PR duties for Little Tags & PrettySecrets

Crosshairs Communication, the Delhi-based Public Relations and Social Media agency has bagged two new accounts from the lifestyle sector

Guest Column: Seven big digital viewing trends in India in 2017: Vineet Kanabar, TVF

Social video still accounts for over 75 per cent of time-spent today, with comedy, entertainment and music leading the genre charts. Facebook’s planne...

Tata Sky ties up with Ola Sunburn Festival 2017

Tata Sky Mobile App will be free for all users viewing Ola Sunburn Festival 2017

Home birds rejoice: Hindi GECs lineup special programming for NYE

A guide to what some Indian TV Channels have planned for December 31 for homebodies

Guest Column: Television has begun to lead the battle of content mobility: Deepak Rajadhyaksha, Zee TV

The Hindi General Entertainment space has grown by leaps and bounds on the back of interesting concepts, engaging storylines, classic non-fiction form...