Monday, Dec 05, 2022



How octogenarian brothers' colorful posters went global

September 04, 2022 11:00 am

It doesn't matter that the brothers are more than 80 years old or that the two, born in Ecuador and raised in Colombia, speak limited English. They have embraced their new customers and draw all day in the Manhattan apartment they have shared for nearly 20 years

From art to advertising: The history of the poster

April 13, 2022 1:47 pm

Even in ancient times, merchants listed their goods on stone plaques to attract customers. Centuries later, the first advertising posters were unveiled, as a new exhibition shows.

With cinemas closed, Ghana's hand-painted movie posters find homes abroad

February 28, 2022 10:06 am

Daniel Anum Jasper was a pioneer of the tradition and has been painting movie posters on repurposed flour sacks for the last 30 years. But the market for his work, which once had people clamouring for theatre seats, has changed.

The story of early Indian cinema in posters

September 18, 2021 12:35 pm

Memorabilia related to the movies made by the Wadia brothers to be auctioned online

Pankaja Munde birthday posters ignore BJP leaders; seen as a symbolic gesture against party leadership

July 26, 2021 11:37 am

The posters feature only Pankaja Munder and her late father Gopinath Munde. While Munde has kept mum on the matter, state BJP leaders have underplayed the banner politics.

Posters call Geelani R&AW agent, Hurriyat protests

July 19, 2015 1:48 am

The posters had been discovered in Sopore town on Friday. Pasted in the name of Lashkar-e-Islam, they were accompanied by “evidence” — a copy of a “letter of appreciation” sent by “R&AW to Geelani”.

Court backs restrictions against posters and ads on private property

February 20, 2015 1:45 am

The direction was issued by the court in its judgment on a plea filed by two AAP volunteers, who had filed a PIL challenging the Delhi Defacement Act.

Kill Dil teaser posters out!

September 19, 2014 1:00 am

The much-awaited first look of Yash Raj Films’ next, Kill Dil, was launched last week.

No Defence personnel photo in poll ads: EC advisory

December 09, 2013 2:28 am

The advisory came on December 4 when the last of the recent Assembly polls in five states was being held in Delhi.

Is there a policy for ads on autos: HC asks Delhi govt

July 09, 2013 1:42 am

The Delhi High Court on Monday asked the Delhi government if any policy or guideline for putting advertisements and posters on autorickshaws exist.


With cinemas closed, Ghana's hand-painted movie posters find homes abroad

June 11, 2022 7:01 pm

Have a look at Ghana's tradition of vibrant hand-painted movie posters. As Ghana's independent cinemas fell into obscurity, interest in owning these hand-painted posters gained appeal internationally. They are valued as unique representations of a specific period in African art.