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ASCI pulls up Republic TV ads for violating BARC guidelines

The Advertisers Standards Council of India (ASCI) has pulled up Arnab Goswami’s Republic TV for misleading ads.

ASCI pulls up Times Network for misleading ad on Times Now

ASCI has pulled up Times Network for its misleading ad claiming that Times Now is the No. 1 English news channel.

ASCI upholds complaints against Aaj Tak and CNN News18

ASCI Consumer Complaints Council has upheld complaints against Hindi news channel Aaj Tak and English news channel CNN News 18 for false advertisement claims.

ASCI upheld complaints against Zee Business, ET Now and Dish TV

ASCI’s Consumer Complaints Council (CCC) has upheld complaints against Zee Business, ET Now and Dish TV India for false ad claims.

ASCI’s WhatsApp platform witness increase in active monthly users

The WhatsApp platform registers 200 million monthly active users in India. With more and more consumers accessing WhatsApp, ASCI’s WhatsApp number has radically increased its outreach. In one year since launch, the WhatsApp number contributes to approximately 15% of the total number of advertisements complained against by consumers.

ASCI upheld complaints against 151 advertisements in Sep

Of the 151 ads against which complaints were upheld, 75 belonged to Education, 39 to Healthcare, followed by 10 in Food & Beverages, eight in Personal Care, and 19 advertisements to other categories.

Anil Ambani’s Business Broadcast News appoints Monica Tata as COO of BTVi

Anil Ambani-promoted Business Broadcast Network has appointed Monica Tata as COO of its English business news channel BTVi.

ASCI upholds complaint against 109 ads in May

Out of 109 advertisements against which complaints were upheld, 41 belonged to the Healthcare & Personal Care category, 23 to the Education category, followed by 12 in the Food & Beverages category, 9 in the E-commerce Category, 9 in Consumer Durables Category and 15 advertisements from other categories.

Asci affirms soundness of Emami’s hair product

Asci has affirmed the soundness of the claims of ‘Emami 7 Oils in One Damage Control Hair Oil’ of providing ‘up to 20x stronger hair’ and ‘up to 96% less hair fall’.

MIB show-caused four TV channels in 2016 for alleged content violation

MIB issues show-cause notices to 4 channels for alleged violation of Programme Code. They are Care World TV, FTV, CVR English and Oscar Movies.