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An interview with ASCI's new chairman Subhash Kamath

He spoke about the upcoming challenges, ASCI’s push into digital monitoring, and the CCPA, of course.

ASCI expands ad monitoring to 3,000 digital platforms for misleading claims

The variety of platforms covered spans search engines to video sites, news portals and websites for interests like astrology and automobiles.

Meet ASCI’s new secretary-general Manisha Kapoor…

She talks about how complaints are processed at the Advertising Standards Council of India, and her experience in the industry.
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ASCI appoints Manisha Kapoor as its new secretary-general

Kapoor will take over ASCI’s secretariat responsibilities from September 1.

We already had Rafale, the pan masala

As India welcomes the first batch of its new fighter aircraft, Rafale pan masala is also enjoying its moment of fame.

ASCI looks into 533 objectionable Advertisements in 'March-April'

Out of the 533 ads, 115 advertisements were promptly withdrawn by the advertisers on receipt of communication from ASCI.
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How will the Consumer Protection Act 2019 affect the ASCI?

There is much curiosity around the new Act, what it means, and how it might affect the role of the Advertising Standards Council of India (ASCI).

ASCI looks into 533 objectionable advertisements in 'March-April’

The Consumer Complaints Council (CCC) evaluated remaining 418 advertisements, of which complaints against 377 advertisements were upheld.

ASCI's throwback ad reminisces quarantine in the times of coronavirus

The ad is for Bell Telephones and reminds us that nobody is alone in isolation if they possess one of these devices.

ASCI scrutinises 171 misleading advertisements

ASCI continues to see advertisements featuring celebrities falling short of adhering to 'Guidelines for Celebrities in advertising'.