textile News

Waving Bihar offer, textile industry in Punjab drives hard bargain in meet with minister

The minister announced that the next conclave on logistics sector would be held on August 3 in Ludhiana.

Textile industries observe strike demanding abolition of GST

After GST was rolled out, Erode Handloom Cloth Merchants Association, Power Loom weavers Association, Bleaching and dyeing units had made a representation to the Centre for abolishing the five per cent GST imposed on textile goods. President of Erode Handloom Cloth Merchants Association R Ravichandan claimed that "strike is total.


Culture on Our Sleeve: A virtual exhibition chronicles textile treasures from across the country

The project showcases four broad categories — iconography, movements, weaving traditions and design but at the core of the India chapter is the ubiquitous sari.

Govt cuts textile and garment exports target to $45 billion

The target for 2017-18 will nevertheless represent a 17 per cent rise from the actual level of $38.6 billion in 2016-17, according to provisional official estimates.

Maharashtra govt plans to revive ‘dying’ textile sector

Big players will have to share social responsibilities, not weigh sector in terms of profit and loss: CM Fadnavis

Textile hub plan to cover nine districts in cotton belt

Yavatmal, Buldhana, Amravati, Jalna, Parbhani, Nanded, Aurangabad, Beed and Jalgaon are the districts shortlisted for the textile hubs.


A Textile Story

A new exhibition showcases indigenous quilts from across Maharashtra.

Labour laws,costly credit crumple garment exports

Roughly a decade ago,India threw open garment production — until then the preserve of small scale industries (SSI) — to organised industry,hoping to make major headway in exports markets. But that was not to be.

Indo Rama Synthetics Q1 net profit at Rs 51.44 cr

Textile firm Indo Rama Synthetics today reported a profit after tax of Rs 51.44 crore for the quarter ended June 30,2011.

Tamang murder: 2 more arrested

The police arrested two more persons on Friday for the murder of a maid servant and subsequent theft at a flat in Ganga Village Apartments in Wanawadi.