condom ads

Delhi High Court dismisses plea seeking lifting of blanket ban on condom advertisements

The petition sought to quash the Centre's notification which put a blanket ban on condom advertisements between 6 am and 10 pm.

published on : 9th July 2019

Condom ads on TV: Rajasthan High Court dismisses NGO's plea challenging Centre's ban

The Rajasthan High Court has dismissed a plea against the Centre's order allowing airing of condom advertisements only after 10 PM, and rebuked the petitioner NGO for "proxy litigation".

published on : 1st May 2018

Condom ads ban: Policy advocacy bodies laudes Centre's stand

Policy advocacy bodies have welcomed the Central government’s clarification that a ban on airing of condom advertisements is only meant for “sexually explicit” contents.

published on : 25th December 2017

Population Foundation of India praise government's clarification on condom ads

They said that instead of restricting the debate to matters like explicit contents, it should be widened to larger issues like protection and knowledge of HIV-AIDS.

published on : 24th December 2017

Why no condom ads in day, Rajasthan High Court asks Centre

The court has asked the respective departments to give reasons in eight weeks why the condom advertisements cannot be telecast outside the fixed hours.

published on : 20th December 2017

Condom ads only at night? What sense does it make to impose such curbs

I&B Ministry’s move indicates that on matters relating to sex and contraceptive technologies India continues to be a denialist with an ostrich’s attitude to facts.

published on : 14th December 2017

With kids in mind, Information and Broadcasting ministry pulls out condom ads from prime time TV

The ministry has issued a directive that such ads can be shown on TV only from 10 pm till 6 am on TV, following complaints.

published on : 11th December 2017