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Independence Day 2018: Dress your kids in khadi, says Ritu Beri

Independence Day 2018: Khadi is a fabric for all seasons and stays fresh all day long, making it a perfect choice for kidswear, says designer Ritu Beri.

Government looks to position khadi as 'Indian brand' with bigger play abroad

A meeting chaired by Commerce Minister Suresh Prabhu with top officials from several government departments was held last week to chalk out the strategy for promoting khadi as an exclusively Indian brand using an institutional mechanism.


Pune: Honey Mission launched in city, beekeepers receive 10 boxes each

Union Minister for Micro, Small and Medium Scale Industries, Giriraj Singh, had launched Honey Mission in the city, with the aim of promoting beekeeping among local residents.

Arvind Limited signs agreement with KVIC, to officially use 'Khadi Mark'

‘Khadi for all is our goal. Khadi for youth and teenagers too. The KVIC -Arvind initiatives for launching Denim Khadi is a step in this direction, the Khadi journey is eternal’, said Vinai Kumar Saxena, Chairman, KVIC who was present in Ahmedabad for the launch.

Women form 82% of Khadi work force

Unlike in the past, when khadi was tagged as clothes confined to politicians, it is evolving to be more affordable, and also comfortable as a designer wear in various colours.

Khadi fading in Gandhi’s Gujarat,village industries hit

Khadi and village industries in the state have seen a substantial drop in production,sales and employment potential,according to key statistics given by the state government in recently published Socio-Economic Review,Gujarat,2011-12.


Saurashtra Rachnatmak Samiti seeks govt support for khadi industry

An apex association working for the promotion of khadi and village industries on Wednesday urged the Centre and the state governments to promote the sale of the traditional fabric by announcing various concessional schemes.

MSME ministry asked to redraw rebate scheme for khadi industry

The finance ministry has asked the micro,small and medium enterprises ministry to redraw its rebate scheme for khadi and village industries.