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What is sexual harassment?


Thu, 11 Oct 2018

An article published in The Indian Express lists out some basic guidelines. Here's a précis of that article.

T Thomas, former Chairman, HUL passes away


Mon, 05 Mar 2018

Thomas (90) passed away on March 2, at 9.55 am at Breach Candy Hospital. HUL has sent a press release.

Old Monk - A Rite of Passage


Thu, 11 Jan 2018

On January 6, 2018, Old Monk lost its creator and patron saint, Brigadier Kapil Mohan (Retd).

Maggi clears lab tests: Nestlé India


Fri, 16 Oct 2015

The company was mandated by Bombay High Court to test Maggi Noodles samples.

HUL withdraws Knorr noodles


Thu, 11 Jun 2015

Pending product approval, HUL decides to withdraw its Chinese range of instant noodles, Knorr. The move is not on account of safety or quality concerns, says the company.

Nestle pulls Maggi off shelves


Fri, 05 Jun 2015

Maggi is being withdrawn from all markets across India. "We will be back" says the company.

POV: Has brand IIT weakened?


Thu, 11 Jul 2013

Given that hundreds of students have secured yet rejected IIT seats, this year, because they don't trust the newer IITs, we asked education experts and IIT alumni, who currently occupy top media/marketing positions whether brand IIT has weakened.

Preview the new afaqs!


Mon, 02 Aug 2010

Why afaqs! went in for a new look. And what you could expect in coming weeks

CNBC Awaaz Consumer Awards unveils the preferred brands


Mon, 05 Oct 2009

The awards are given on the basis of the study executed by The Nielsen Company

Special: The insight story on smaller Indian markets


Thu, 03 Sep 2009

It always pays to look deep inside the consumer's psyche

Special: Taking on the World


Wed, 02 Sep 2009

Small-town India is at the centre of all the action

Special: Defining 'small towns'


Tue, 01 Sep 2009

The story of emerging city markets is a story of suburbs and satellite towns of big cities

Amar Ujala Agency & Media Cricket League 2009: GroupM wins the trophy against Mercantile in a thrilling tie-breaker


Mon, 23 Feb 2009

Both GroupM and Mercantile scored 97 runs each in their allotted 10 overs