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2014/04/23 10:37
2014/04/23 10:37
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The controversial television advert showed families with school-aged children taking part in various activities as part of a £279 four-night "midweek break" promotion, with small print stating that...
2014/04/23 10:37
2014/04/23 10:37
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2014/04/23 03:53
2014/04/23 03:53
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Drinks industry bid to ban TV cancer ad A BID to ban a North-East TV advertisement linking alcohol with an increased risk of developing cancer has failed. Balance, the North-East alcohol office,...
2014/04/23 01:28
2014/04/23 01:28
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Telecom says it will manage data, at times, on its new unlimited data broadband plans, launched today. "We will look to manage traffic if we need to," spokeswoman Lucy Fullarton says. "We believe...
2014/04/22 15:25
2014/04/22 15:25
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P Power Pistorius ad complaints upheld Tuesday, April 22 15:46:14 Sixty five complaints against bookmakers Paddy Power have been upheld by the Advertising Standards Authority. The complaints were...
2014/04/22 13:41
2014/04/22 13:41
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Irish Rail has been ordered to drop a TV ad offering inter-city journeys for €9.99. The Advertising Standards Authority says it is impossible for customers booking their tickets online to get their...
2014/04/22 09:34
2014/04/22 09:34
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File photo: Electricity pylons carry power from Cape Town's Koeberg nuclear power plant. Cape Town - An environmental organisation has reported the Department of Energy to the Advertising Standards...
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2014/04/22 08:30
2014/04/22 08:30
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For the first democratic election 20 years ago, the African National Congress ensured it would not enter the election period without the SABC - for so long a voice of the ruling party - being put into...
2014/04/21 23:21
2014/04/21 23:21
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Is this the end of excessive Photoshopping? The new bill that plans to monitor use of airbrushing in advertising The bill has been introduced by two Congresswomen It would provide corporations with...
2014/04/21 11:48
2014/04/21 11:48
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Appeal after sheep killed Police are investigating after a sheep was killed after a suspected poaching incident in Northumberland. The incident happened during the early hours of Friday morning when...
2014/04/17 13:34
2014/04/17 13:34
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Latest ASA ruling discourages companies from claiming their cars are leaner and greener than they really are. Picture: Neil Baynes Johannesburg - Ford South Africa has been forced to withdraw an...
2014/04/17 07:10
2014/04/17 07:10
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Rainey Kelly Campbell Roalfe/Y&R created Global Brewers Initiative’s launch ad, "let there be beer", in 2013. The agency is repitching against McCann Birmingham, Now and SapientNitro. The Advertising...
2014/04/17 06:21
2014/04/17 06:21
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A hearing by the Complaints and Compliance Committee (CCC) on the DA's advertisement complaint case against the SABC was postponed on Wednesday night. CCC chairman Wandile Tutani told those present...
2014/04/15 12:23
2014/04/15 12:23
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... regained 12lbs having fun and drinking,' admits Vicky Pattison as she returns to her party lifestyle She was the weight-loss story of the year when she lost three stone and unveiled her size 6...
2014/04/15 08:48
2014/04/15 08:48
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The shamed TV personality, who recently received a community order after assaulting a model and a security guard, boasted about her weight loss in a TV ad for 7 Day Slim but watchdogs said the advert...
2014/04/11 17:37
2014/04/11 17:37
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Online satirist Brandy Snap added the words: “Fed up of final demands, whining relatives and debtors’ prison?” and reproduces the Wonga logo with the added strapline: “Your soul is ours.” The loans...
2014/04/10 07:09
2014/04/10 07:09
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Labour’s Shadow Culture Minister Helen Goodman ruffled more than a few advertising feathers recently. But 40 years after adland established its own independent funding regulation body – the...
2014/04/09 14:09
2014/04/09 14:09
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Ryanair, under its outspoken chief executive, Michael O’Leary, has not used an external advertising agency for more than 20 years. The airline has instead relied on its own in-house resource to create...
2014/04/09 12:06
2014/04/09 12:06
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Bishops in England and Wales have praised an Advertising Standards Authority ban on a TV advert for the payday loan company Wonga.com. In their ruling the ASA said the advert, which had triggered 31...
2014/04/07 10:04
2014/04/07 10:04
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... - The estimated number of text messages between Oscar Pistorius and Reeva Steenkamp. 4 - The number of messages that showed them fighting. 40 - Steenkamp's ranking in the FHM 100 Sexiest Women...
2014/04/07 06:15
2014/04/07 06:15
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A slew of government advertising in what looks like ANC colours across Gauteng is likely to continue, as both the public protector and the Independent Electoral Commission (IEC) has declined to...
2014/04/23 10:37
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