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Govt seeks inputs from five key sectors on expected output

The exercise may be viewed as a crucial move towards nursing the sectors back to health and resurrecting their production

12 Apr 2020 4:40 PM

Solapur enters Guinness records for longest terry towel human chain

The human chain of the Terry Towel organized by the Textile Development Foundation (TDF) on September 27.

09 Oct 2019 3:32 PM

Khadi's share in textile production doubles in 5 years

Khadi fabric production was 170.80 million square metres – a share of 8.49 pc in overall fabric production in 2018-19.

19 Jun 2019 12:09 PM

Designers build computer using traditional embroidery and gold thread

The artwork is part of a project called Stitching Worlds.

14 Jun 2019 10:39 AM

Day-long activities at Indian Museum on 'Intl Museum Day'

The museum has a collection of paintings on Indian ragas but not many people understand its significance.

18 May 2018 12:54 PM


Lower GST on job work of textile yarn to help SMEs: CITI

A job work involves a manufacturer sending goods out of factory for specialised processing job.

13 Jun 2017 2:42 PM

GST Council to finalise rates on gold, textiles tomorrow

GST Council had last month fitted over 1,200 goods and 500 services in the four tax brackets of 5, 12, 18 and 28 pc.

02 Jun 2017 3:31 PM

AP urges Centre to reduce GST on certain goods & services

State also wants lesser tax rate for hardware, biogas, cashew kernels, textiles, restaurants, fertilisers, tractors.

02 Jun 2017 2:58 PM

Power Tex India, a unique powerloom scheme: SIMA

Scheme was launched at Bhiwandi and also in all powerloom centres across nation.

01 Apr 2017 6:16 PM

Textile exports slump 4.5 per cent to $26 bn in Apr-Dec

Total production of man-made fibre stood at 1,037 million kg during three quarters.

17 Mar 2017 2:34 PM


Ind-Ra assigns stable outlook for cotton textiles in FY18

Steady input prices, healthy capacity utilisation and healthy domestic demand triggered the move.

13 Mar 2017 11:53 AM