Khadi

Sack Delhi LG for illegal award of contract to daughter during his term at KVIC: AAP to PM Modi

Meanwhile, the LG's office had tweeted that Saxena, as KVIC chairman, had got the design of the Khadi Lounge, Mumbai made by his daughter, who is a designer, free of cost.

published on : 2nd September 2022

AAP leaders cite 'fake figures' on KVIC lounge in Mumbai, takes potshots at LG Saxena

AAP has alleged that Saxena misused his position and awarded the contract for interior design of the Khadi lounge in Mumbai to his daughter when he was the KVIC chairman.

published on : 2nd September 2022

'Only two cashiers at Khadi Gram Udyog Bhavan involved in converting old currency notes': CBI

The central agency had already filed a chargesheet against head cashiers Sanjeev Malik and Pradeep Kumar Yadav in December 2017, after conducting a thorough investigation in the matter.

published on : 30th August 2022

After overnight protests by MLAs, Delhi Assembly Secretariat bans entry of MPs in premises

During a press conference, the BJP accused Deputy chief minister Manish Sisodia of being the builder behind Delhi’s “twin towers of corruption”, referring to the alleged education and liquor scams.

published on : 30th August 2022

Khadi can become inspiration to achieve goal of developed, self-reliant India: Modi 

The prime minister was speaking during `Khadi Utsav' (Khadi festival) on Sabarmati Riverfront here, organised by the Union government as part of `Azadi ka Amrit Mahotsav'.

published on : 28th August 2022

BMRCL to promote khadi at Swami Vivekananda Metro station

The ‘Khadi exhibition with artisans’ will run for a week from August 15 to 21.

published on : 13th August 2022

Khadi tricolour fly-past Hudson, billboard to be up at Times Square honoring India's 75th Independence Day

To mark 75 years of India's independence under the auspices of Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav, the diaspora organisation will display a giant 'India Day Parade' billboard at Times Square on August 15.

published on : 12th August 2022

12-hr Khariar bandh over traffic woes in in Khariar town of Nuapada district

During the bandh, effective from 7 am to 7 pm, all govt and private offices, courts, educational institutions, banks and financial, business establishments, shops and markets were closed.

published on : 4th August 2022

Khadi, the icon of India dying a slow death due to poor policy making

Now, many social activists and khadi experts are voicing it to reinstall khadi as a national icon, especially after the Central government brought an amendment to the National Flag Code.

published on : 1st August 2022

Hubballi khadi unit stares at loss after Union govt amends flag code

The struggling khadi industry is facing a bleak future, thanks to a move made by the Union government.

published on : 15th July 2022

Ajmer dargah cleric arrested for call to 'behead' Nupur Sharma 

Ajmer Assistant Superintendent of Police Vikas Sangwan said Chisti was caught at his residence in Khadim mohalla. 

published on : 6th July 2022

Case against Ajmer Dargah cleric over viral hate speech video on Nupur Sharma

In the current viral video, Salman says he will hand over his entire property to whoever brings Nupur’s neck to him. 

published on : 6th July 2022

Khadi story

‘Quiet’, the latest edit by designer Anavila Misra, is a collaboration with leading design house Good Earth

published on : 31st May 2022

Will work as Delhi’s local guardian: New Lieutenant Governor

Saxena promises easy accessibility to people, hints at solving pollution woes and urges communities to come together

published on : 27th May 2022

Delhi’s outgoing Lt Governor Anil Baijal meets Delhi LG-designate Vinai Saxena

Delhi’s outgoing Lieutenant Governor Anil Baijal on Wednesday met L-G-designate Vinai Kumar Saxena and shared his experience of governing the city.

published on : 26th May 2022

Vinai Kumar Saxena to take oath as Lt Governor of Delhi on Thursday

Newly-appointed Lieutenant Governor of Delhi Vinai Kumar Saxena will take the oath of office at the Raj Niwas here on May 26, officials said on Tuesday.

published on : 25th May 2022

HM Amit Shah launches sale of khadi products in 107 paramilitary canteens 

"I am delighted that the sale of Khadi products has begun in 107 paramilitary canteens and very soon khadi products will be made available in all paramilitary canteens across the country," Shah said.

published on : 10th May 2022

9 lakh school kids to get free khadi uniforms

As part of the state government’s initiative to promote khadi among children and boost the sector, over nine lakh school students will start get ting free uniforms made of khadi from Thursday.  

published on : 5th May 2022

Eyeing global reach, Kerala Khadi products hitch a Flipkart ride

Khadi Board vice-chairman P Jayarajan said the move was intended to attract the young generation towards khadi products, including apparels.

published on : 21st April 2022

What’s Haute, What’s Nought 

Go big or go home was the message at this year’s FDCI x Lakme Fashion Week which focussed on frills and flounces, prints and patterns, shine and shimmer

published on : 10th April 2022
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