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  • Chhattisgarh: Police seizes branded fabric meant for making Maoist uniforms 3 days ago

    Raipur: Maoists have begun using branded fabrics to stitch their uniforms in Chhattisgarh's insurgency- hit Bastar region, a senior police official said on Wednesday. On Tuesday, the Chhattisgarh state police seized a major haul of 'Raymond' brand fabric from Dantewada district and arrested a local trader while he was on way...
  • Nikolina Nikoleski's 'Brand Life' revolves around missed opportunities and daily battles of life 3 days ago

    New Delhi: Nikolina Nikoleski's journey to India was noting short of movie material. This Croatian choreographer started dancing at the age of 4. She grew up to study at European dance schools like Salzbug Experimental Academy of Dance, Folkwang University of Arts in Germany. Moving forward in her career as...
  • Bajaj Auto re-registers the iconic Chetak brand name April 16, 2015

    New Delhi: Bajaj Auto has recently re-registered the Chetak name which has led to intense speculation that the company is heading back into the profitable scooter space. However, the company has refused to comment and its rumoured return to scooters is still very much a giant question mark. The re-registration...
  • 75,000 fake sunglasses of top brands seized in Mumbai April 14, 2015

    Mumbai: Over 75,000 pairs of counterfeit sunglasses of different international brands have been seized by the Customs Department at the Mumbai Port Trust, an official said. "We have seized 75,000 pairs of sunglasses of different brands like Ray Ban, Prada, Lacoste, etc from a container in Mumbai Port Trust that...
  • Bitly introduces mobile deep links that can open apps March 19, 2015

    New Delhi: The rise of smartphones have also meant that the Internet traffic has been rapidly moving to mobile and companies are investing sizeable resources in mobile app development and would therefore also like more users to consume content within their apps. To fulfill this desire of its customers, Bitly...
  • 15 logos that will make you doubt your ability to recognize popular brands March 18, 2015

    Can you recognize brands by just seeing only 2% of the logo? Proud of your ability to observe and recognize brands left, right and center? Well these these images are going to make you feel very very uncomfortable.Feel yourself drowning in self doubt and getting that unsettling feeling when you...
  • I had to work the hardest to reach the top, says Sachin Tendulkar February 18, 2015

    Mumbai: Retired batting great Sachin Tendulkar on Wednesday said he had to work the hardest to reach the top, while adding that he always believed in letting his bat do the talking in his glorious 24-year-long cricket career. "In my career I had a number of challenges. Once you are among...
  • Lady Gaga clicks 50 selfies for a Japanese cosmetic brand December 31, 2014

    Los Angeles: Singer Lady Gaga has been signed as the new face of cosmetic brand Shiseido's 2015 New Year's campaign and has also shot 50 selfies. According to WWD, Gaga has shot 50 selfies which will be published in various Japanese newspapers during the first week of 2015. The bulk of...
  • Pawan Munjal proud to have Tiger Woods on board December 2, 2014

    Munjal, who is the Vice Chairman, CEO and Managing Director of the Hero Motocorp, is proud to have Tiger Woods on board as the global brand ambassador of the company. ...
  • Micromax announces new Yu brand targeted at the youth; plans to launch the first Yu smartphone next month November 19, 2014

    New Delhi: Country's second largest smartphone maker Micromax unveiled a new range of devices under Yu brand, focussed on the fast growing segment of tech enthusiasts. A subsidiary of Micromax, Yu Televentures, has partnered Cyanogen to offer customised user experience to end users. The first handset will be launched next month. Details...
  • 12-year-old girl named brand ambassador of 'clean school' drive November 15, 2014

    New Delhi: A 12-year-old girl from a municipal school in South Delhi was named the brand ambassador for the 'Swachh Bharat, Swachh Vidyalaya Abhiyan' on the occasion of Children's Day on Friday. The BJP-led South Delhi Municipal Corporation (SDMC) held a grand celebration at the Ambedkar Stadium here to mark first...
  • Katy Perry: I had suicidal thoughts after my split with Russell Brand November 11, 2014

    Los Angeles: Pop star Katy Perry has revealed that she had gone through depression following her split from husband Russell Brand. Perry, 30, who previously confessed that her song 'By the Grace of God' is about her split from Brand, said she used to get suicidal thoughts, reported Ace Showbiz....
  • Global brands imbibing Indian values to boost luxury consumption October 30, 2014

    New Delhi: Luxury seems to have found a new address in India with emerging cities and small towns contributing to nearly half of country's Ultra HNH segment. In other words, Luxury brands are finding new patrons from small towns who have both money as well as taste. This is an...
  • EBay brands itself as a place to 'shop the world' October 9, 2014

    New York: E-commerce site eBay is kicking off a global branding campaign that aims to draw attention to the wide array of goods it has available ahead of the holiday shopping season. It's the first time eBay has created a campaign with the same message across four of its biggest markets:...
  • Exclusive: Walmart looking beyond multibrand retail September 20, 2014

    President & CEO, Walmart India says that the company is looking beyond multi brand retail and plans to open 50 cash and carry stores by 2020. ...
  • Shah Rukh Khan enjoys working hard as over 20 brands depend on him September 19, 2014

    Bollywood actor Shah Rukh Khan said he enjoyed working hard as more than 20 brands depend on him to deliver. He said, "I was one of the first ones to start endorsements at this level. There was a time when actors looked down upon advertising. ...
  • Brand USA eyes over 1 million Indian visitors to US in 2015 September 14, 2014

    New Delhi: Aiming to attract over a million visitors from India, the US is undertaking various promotional initiatives to position itself as a premier travel destination. Brand USA, established by the Travel Promotion Act 2010 as a publicprivate partnership responsible for promoting US, plans to develop online, social and digital...
  • The mystery of the missing 'i' in the Apple Watch September 11, 2014

    San Francisco/New York: Apple's Tuesday launch was a marketing extravaganza stuffed full of gadgets, corporate hyperbole and celebrities of every stripe. One thing was missing: the "i" in front of the Watch. Apple's prefix has anchored the brand names of generations of products, from its phone to the iPad. But in...
  • Centre will not allow FDI in multibrand retail: Nirmala Sitharaman September 8, 2014

    New Delhi: The NDA government will not allow foreign direct investment in multibrand retail, Commerce and Industry Minister Nirmala Sitharaman said on Monday. "We are clear that FDI will not be allowed in multibrand retail trade. We shall not entertain FDI in MBRT. There is no...
  • How infilm branding dilutes the impact of 'Mary Kom' September 7, 2014

    There's no denying the fact that filmmakers promote brands through their projects to woo consumers. Even though the results aren't always impressive, advertisers still feel brand placement in films is the ideal way to resonate with the viewers. But how would you react when a film is rewritten to incorporate...
  • Katy Perry: Divorce from Russell Brand was emotionally traumatic August 2, 2014

    Los Angeles: 'Roar' hitmaker Katy Perry says her divorce from Russell Brand was emotionally devastating. Perry, 29, and Brand, 39, finalised their divorce in 2012 and the singer says it was incredibly traumatic, reported the Rolling Stone magazine. "It was emotionally traumatic for me. It was the death of a...
  • Unfair to ask someone to keep justifying their patriotism: Sania Mirza July 25, 2014

    New Delhi: Deeply hurt by the ongoing controversy over being made the brand ambassador of Telangana, Sports icon Sania Mirza said, "Hope this is the last time I have to come out and talk about it. It is unfair to ask someone to keep justifying or keep reiterating their patriotism...
  • BJP opposes Sania honour: Are we insulting our champions? July 24, 2014

    A Bharatiya Janata Party leader has stirred a controversy by opposing tennis star Sania Mirza's appointment as the new brand ambassador for Telangana. BJP MLA K Laxman even went to the extent of calling Sania the daughterinlaw of Pakistan as she married Pakistani cricketer Shoaib Malik in 2010. CNNIBN takes...
  • Politicians vs Sania: Has Sania Mirza been insulted by our political class? July 24, 2014

    The Bharatiya Janata Party leader has stirred a controversy by opposing tennis star Sania Mirza's appointment as the new brand ambassador for Telangana. BJP MP K Laxman even went to the extent of calling Sania as the daughterinlaw of Pakistan. ...
  • BJP leader K Laxman calls Sania Mirza "daughterinlaw" of Pakistan July 24, 2014

    Telangana BJP leader K Laxman on Thursday opposed the state government's decision to appoint tennis icon Sania Mirza as the brand ambassador of Telangana, terming her as "daughterinlaw" of Pakistan. ...
  • Sania Mirza is daughter of India, says Renuka Choudhary July 24, 2014

    Senior Congress leader Renuka Choudhary came out strongly in support of tennis star Sania Mirza. She said, "Sania Mirza is our daughter. She is a sportswomen. What is the issue." The remarks came in the backdrop BJP leaders opposing Sania's appointment as Telangana brand ambassador. ...
  • I am an Indian and will remain so until the end of my life, says Sania Mirza July 24, 2014

    New Delhi: Indian tennis star Sania Mirza on Thursday broke her silence on the controversy over her appointment as the brand ambassador of newly carved state Telangana. Sania said that she is an Indian and will remain so until the end of her life. She said, "I am married to Shoaib...
  • Leaders come out in support of Sania Mirza as BJP targets her July 24, 2014

    New Delhi: The appointment of tennis star Sania Mirza as the brand ambassador of newly carved state of Telangana has stirred a controversy with Bharatiya Janata Party leaders questioning her loyalty towards India. Telangana BJP MLA K Laxman raised the matter in the Assembly and called Sania the daughterinlaw of...
  • BJP MLA opposes Sania Mirza becoming Telangana brand ambassador, calls her daughterinlaw of Pakistan July 24, 2014

    Hyderabad: A Bharatiya Janata Party leader has stirred a controversy by opposing tennis star Sania Mirza's appointment as the new brand ambassador for Telangana. BJP MLA K Laxman even went to the extent of calling Sania the daughterinlaw of Pakistan as she married Pakistani cricketer Shoaib Malik in 2010. Laxman raised...
  • Sania Mirza lacks credentials to be Telangana brand ambassador: BJP July 24, 2014

    Hyderabad: Telangana BJP leader K Laxman on Wednesday flayed the TRS government's decision to appoint tennis star Sania Mirza as brand ambassador of the newly carvedout state, terming her as "daughterinlaw" of Pakistan and questioning her credentials for the honour. Sania was born in Maharashtra and settled in Hyderabad only later...