Make-up base, sunscreen, moisturiser - the multipurpose cream was advertised as many things but never as a complexion lightener.
Hindi weekly magazine Dharmyug was 'read by everyone' and was the place where writers — across languages like Gujarati, Marathi Bengali, Tamil — were given their first break.
Depicting a sensuous Pooja Bedi in the shower, the 1991 ad was a landmark for being the first in India to show the contraceptive as a tool of pleasure.
All anyone wants is a little space of their own, and Godrej Storwel recognised this.
Nagraj, the king of snakes, was first published in 1986. He has a green, muscular body, snakes flow in his veins, his venom is more lethal than cyanide — enough to melt metal.
Planet M — a store where you could find music once and that can now be found only in musical memories.
Vijai Super scooters was produced by state-owned Scooters India Ltd, and ruled the market duing the 1970s and 1980s.
Over more than 300 episodes, Surabhi traversed the length and breadth of the country to showcase India's diverse cultural heritage.
Owning a Bajaj scooter in the 1980s and 90s was a big deal for families, and the company sold it as the new image of exalted India.
The Ratnam pen, named after its founder K.V. Ratnam, has, since its inception in 1932, been a symbol of India’s swadeshi movement.