November 27, 2020 10:50 am
Neelam Chhiber, Co-Founder and Managing Trustee, Industree Foundation, about their ‘POWER’ project that focuses on decentralised ownership for artisans and preparing them to market their handmade products on global platforms
October 15, 2020 7:10 pm
The handloom and handicrafts sector, which roughly employs 10-15 crore people across the country, has been among the worst affected over the last six months. What is the way forward, if any?
August 13, 2020 9:10 am
The initiative aims to bring the artistic community into the spotlight and give them their due
May 06, 2020 3:50 pm
More than 35,000 papier mache artisans in Kashmir are scalding under a prolonged, double lockdown.
January 24, 2020 10:51 am
Dayanita Singh’s latest book is as much about her as it is about tabla virtuoso, Zakir Hussain.
February 05, 2019 12:45 am
A community initiative, Happy Threads, brings hope for a better future to hundreds of women by using needle and yarn as agents of change
October 13, 2018 1:02 am
Kirrt is a project that documents craftspeople, artisans and artists of Punjab in an effort to showcase and promote their work
October 22, 2013 3:18 am
The minimum assistance was set at Rs 2,000.
August 01, 2013 3:22 am
With Ganeshotsav approaching,artisans gear up with their creations for the states predominant festival
February 04, 2010 1:39 am
A Training programme at the Mahatma Gandhi Labour Institute (MGLI) has exposed how very few handicrafts and handloom artisans are aware of the welfare schemes they are entitled to.
September 18, 2014 10:49 am
As Durga Puja is just around the corner, artisans from Kolkata work overtime in Chittaranjan Park, New Delhi to give these deities a larger-than-life look and feel. (Text and images: Abhimanyu Chakravorty)