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An exhibition of textiles presents the range of experiments done in pattern and material in Varanasi

Made possible by the Devi Art Foundation, the exhibition curated by Pramod Kumar KG of Eka Archiving Services, is dedicated to the memory of Suresh Neotia and Martand Singh, patrons who found merit in Rahul Jain’s research.

Weaving his Principles

The work is on display at the Indira Gandhi National Centre for the Arts (IGNCA) in her retrospective “Revisiting Gandhi: The Art of Shelly Jyoti (2009-18)”.


Telangana govt offers incentives to textiles industry

It said VAT/CST/SGST reimbursement is available for tax collected on end product/intermediates within the entire value chain (from cotton to garment and made ups) to the extent of 100 per cent for a period of seven years from the date of commencement of commercial production.

Designer Sanjay Garg to exhibit his collection in London

For the international exhibition, Garg has focused and expanded the colour palette to include hues of mustard, haldi yellow, metallic gold and silver printed fabric.

Textile hubs to be set up in cotton belt to tackle farmer suicides in Maharashtra

CM Devendra Fadnavis has given instructions to expedite the projects and urged the Maharashtra State Textile Corporation and Maharashtra Industrial Development Corporation to coordinate.

Explained: Why India’s handloom industry needs hand-holding to get back on its feet

A year ago, PM Modi promised a better deal to the weavers of his constituency Varanasi. It will need a better handloom policy, access to credit and markets, and an infrastructure of support .


Imperial India displayed in Sotheby's exhibition

A glimpse into artistic traditions and cultures of Imperial India and Islamic world.

July exports up by 11.6%,highest in almost 2 years

The outbound shipments stood at $25.83 billion in July as compared to $23.14 billion during the same period a year ago

Textile Play

Pause for a Cause,a popular annual exhibition of textiles,designer wear,jewellery and accessories will be held from July

Rooted in Fashion

From Bhutan's rich textiles to the Indian chanderi,veteran designer Ritu Kumar’s latest collections celebrate heritage