The Chinese government has allowed its official currency, Yuan, to decline by about 4% against the US dollar. This move is expected to have adverse impact on the textile exports from India. The Indian textile industry is alrea ....... Read More
August 31, 2015 414 Likes
Yamini is back with a bang! Their recently launched collection of ikat fabrics called Maaya features thousands of individual threads which are tie-dyed in intricate patterns, then untied and woven into ikat fabric. Maaya has been developed using this love ....... Read More
August 30, 2015 292 Likes
BATHINDA: With pest attack on cotton crop becoming severe and widespread, focus of farmers has shifted from raising voice for the suicide-hit farm families to saving more peasants from ending their lives.
Bharatiya Kisan Union (Ekta Ugrahan) st ....... Read More
August 30, 2015 293 Likes
Nagpur: The mystery about an unknown fungal/viral disease destroying over 200 acres of cotton crop in Borgaon and Irai villages in Korpanataluka in Chandrapur district has been solved. Scientists from the Central Institute for Cotton Research (CICR) visit ....... Read More
August 30, 2015 361 Likes
More than a dozen local apparel makers will take part in an international textile fair in Paris next month.
Of the 17 participants, 13 readymade garment manufacturing units will showcase their products at Texworld under the arrangement of the s ....... Read More
August 30, 2015 302 Likes
The Tamil Nadu Visaithari Thozhilalar Sammelanam urged the State Government to take steps for setting up textile parks in all the districts to augment the sale of textiles manufactured by power loom societies.
The parks will enable in bringing ....... Read More
August 30, 2015 897 Likes
District In-charge Minister B Ramanath Rai has stressed on the need to make people aware of the benefits offered by the government through the new textile policy 2013-18.
Public awareness is necessary to achieve advancement in the field of hand ....... Read More
August 30, 2015 911 Likes
SUSANNA MYRTLE LAZARUS meets the people behind UnLtd Tamil Nadu, an Auroville-based incubator that supports social entrepreneurs
Gijs Spoor was 10 when his parents, who were documentary film makers, came to India to make a film about children i ....... Read More
August 29, 2015 685 Likes
KOLHAPUR: As many as one lakh families of farmers in the state opted out of agriculture, their sole profession, in the last five years, according to the latest agriculture Census figures.
Experts expressed fears that the trend might continue wi ....... Read More
August 29, 2015 676 Likes
As the government has admitted that the first version of genetically modified crop of Bt cotton by US firm Monsanto was not patented in India, top officials at the Central Institute of Cotton Research (CICR), Nagpur, say the institute will now produce ‘st ....... Read More
August 29, 2015 369 Likes