Vintage GE Ads

I though of restricting the vintage ad collection on this blog to only the stuff related to India. But then restrictions are not a good thing to have. Therefore today…Continue Reading →

Bollywood for a Song

I had earlier posted about T-Series’ potential of putting the music pirates out of business and now Moserbaer is doing…


An India Post Ad

The Department of Posts is slowly reinventing itself. Though most of the 155,618 post offices (as on March 31, 2003) are yet to reflect that. Though much of the processes…Continue Reading →

Ha! Ha! India

So it’s all over (well almost). The Blue Billion and the associated mumbo-jumbo. Maybe we lack the spirit, maybe we lack the ability, maybe we lack the will. Maybe we…Continue Reading →

Photographic Evidence

Maybe Dwaipayan sent me this image as a contrary to an earlier post titled “The Megapixel Hoax.” Nikon CoolPix2100 | Nikon CoolPix 3100 And the above exibit(s) further substantiates my…Continue Reading →

Luscious Lakme Lasses

Then: A Lakme ad from November 1978. Published in Desh (Agency: daCunha) [Click on images for a bigger view] Now: