November 10, 2019 8:37 pm
The Harmonised System, or simply ‘HS’, is a six-digit identification code developed by the World Customs Organization (WCO).
October 04, 2019 3:24 pm
Khadi has become one of the most sought-after fabrics and come a long way from just making a political statement to a stylish one. This underrated fabric already paving a future for itself ever since evrybody is realizing it's unique strength.
October 02, 2019 2:31 pm
The cotton weave makes it breathable, though the cloth may also include silk or wool, which are all spun into yarn on a spinning wheel called a charkha, something that was famously used by Gandhi to weave his dhoti.
October 01, 2018 5:48 pm
Gandhi Jayanti: "We could get neither a spinning wheel nor a spinner to teach us how to spin. I asked every chance visitor to the Ashram, who was likely to possess some information about hand-spinning, about the art."
September 21, 2018 3:41 am
An official said the Union government had planned national and international-level celebrations to commemorate the 150th birth anniversary of Gandhiji.
August 15, 2018 10:58 am
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.
May 05, 2018 5:58 am
Cotton fabrics occupy almost 59 per cent of the value chain in India. Man-made fibres stand at 23.5 per cent and Blended at 16.5 per cent. Khadi, wool and silk fabrics have only 1.4 per cent share in the country’s total fabric production.
April 27, 2018 12:37 am
A fashion show in the Capital brought the humble fabric to the ramp
February 27, 2018 1:58 pm
The MSKVID has been regularly deducting the employees’ contribution towards the pension fund from their salaries, an RTI query by The Indian Express shows.
January 30, 2018 12:05 am
Seventy years after the assassination of Mahatma Gandhi, textile designers on why khadi — his adopted fabric — needs to go beyond the barriers of subsidies, and work towards collaboration