IPOs of FabIndia, Aether, Asianet, 4 other companies get Sebi approval

The company’s promoters also plan to gift more than seven lakh shares to artisans and farmers.

published on : 3rd May 2022

Brokerages give ‘subscribe’ rating to Adani Wilmar IPO

Despite a not so encouraging performance of newly listed IPOs on the domestic bourses, most brokerages have given a ‘subscribe’ rating to the Adani Wilmar IPO. 

published on : 27th January 2022

What do the ads augur? Inclusivity under attack, and debate, as big brands roll back campaigns

As the polarising debate gathered steam, Abhijit Prasad, an advertising professional, said his industry is trying to show a world 'you want to live in', one that corrects inequality.

published on : 4th November 2021

Javed Akhtar on FabIndia's 'Jashn-e-Riwaaz' controversy: It's crazy how people have problem with it 

FabIndia was accused of "defacing" the Hindu festival of Diwali by naming its festive collection Jashn-e-Riwaaz (celebration of tradition).

published on : 28th October 2021

Wokeness and the battered brands of India

Brands must mind their own 'business' and shouldn't stray onto the terrain of social or religious re-engineering, believing niche thoughts must be spread widely to wake up the masses.

published on : 26th October 2021

Attacks on firms over ads will hit investments: Congress on FabIndia controversy

Chairman of FKCCI, Perikal Sundar, felt companies have to maintain a balance in their advertisements and avoid controversies.

published on : 24th October 2021

FabIndia withdraws 'Jashn-e-Riwaaz' Diwali promo after right-wing backlash

FabIndia was trolled on social media for what some said was unnecessarily uplifting secularism and Muslim ideologies in a Hindu festival, saying it hurt their religious sentiments.

published on : 19th October 2021

FabIndia recalls Deepavali ad after Tejasvi Surya's tweet sparks backlash

He added that all religious festivals are “emotional and deeply respected by members of their community.

published on : 19th October 2021