handlooms

Weaving stories: It’s time to bring out all the old kambli blankets

Through ‘The Kambli Kathe’, entrepreneur and co-founder of Vimor, Pavithra Muddaya reimagines handlooms of the state through senior weavers

published on : 27th June 2022

Reconstruction of Navalpur Bridge to be completed by January 2023

Around 26 pillars had been constructed and now, the road laying works was in progress. The National Highways Authority of India (NHAI) is carrying out the project at an estimated cost of Rs 26.63 cr.

published on : 16th May 2022

Weavers seek GI tag for Woraiyur cotton saree

An application has been filed seeking the Geographical Indication (GI) tag for Woraiyur cotton saree.

published on : 28th March 2022

Timeless threads of tradition

Showcasing an array of regional handloom textiles, the ongoing ‘The Grand Handloom Fair’ pays homage to skilled craftspeople of India.

published on : 24th November 2021

Khes - a weave Of resilience

Delhi’s Shashank Gupta uses the power of social media to help Khes weavers of Khurja, Uttar Pradesh

published on : 6th November 2021

Himachal's handlooms, organic fruits, honey to be available on e-com platforms

The state government is planning to facilitate 2.80 lakh women belonging to 27,000 self-help groups (SHGs) access to the e-commerce platforms to sell their product.

published on : 19th September 2021

Give your wardrobe a 'slow' twist with House of Three's sustainable pieces

House by Three is a sustainable luxury enterprise that merges high fashion with age-old traditions of weaving, and infuses it with contemporary cuts and colours.

published on : 12th September 2021

Telangana releases Rs 73.5 crore for welfare of handloom weavers, ancillary workers

Telangana Minister KT Rama Rao said measures are being taken to ensure the monthly income of the workers is over Rs 15,000.

published on : 8th September 2021

Telangana's Narayanpet brings together local artisans to build handicrafts startup

An outlet named ‘Aarunya Mart’ was opened in Narayanpet to encourage locals and visitors to buy products crafted by 14 Telangana women.

published on : 29th August 2021

Andhra Pradesh CM Jagan to credit Rs 200 crore to weavers

The money will be transferred as part of the Nethanna Nestham scheme, under which each beneficiary will get Rs 24,000 a year, which is aimed at giving the required hand-holding to the community.

published on : 8th August 2021