ITF seeks govt help to curb fall in apparel exports

A shift in the textile manufacturing ecosystem is the need of the hour, say industry insiders Despite government support by way of special package and incentives, the Indian textile industry has hit roadblocks on exports. The likely reasons may be the industry’s focus on select markets/zones — where it has been unable to compete on … Read more ITF seeks govt help to curb fall in apparel exports

Royal Indian Jewellery Auctioned For A Whopping $109 Million

NEW YORK:  An auction of royal Indian jewellery at Christie’s here has totalled almost $109 million, with a jade-hilted dagger of Mughal emperor Shah Jahan, a ceremonial sword of the Nizams of Hyderabad and a bejewelled medieval huqqa setting world records. These objects, among a total of 400, went under the hammer at the “Maharajas … Read more Royal Indian Jewellery Auctioned For A Whopping $109 Million

Cleaner air, a lifestyle change away

June 5 is marked around the world as World Environment Day and it was celebrated by over 100 countries. The UN Environment Programme (UNEP or UN Environment) annually organises events on this day, encouraging worldwide awareness and action for the protection of the environment. It is a big annual event started by the United Nations … Read more Cleaner air, a lifestyle change away

Noida: Woman forgets Rs 15 lakh jewellery in cab, police brings it back

Image for representation The Noida Police came to the rescue of a woman who forgot her bag containing jewellery worth Rs 15 lakh in a cab in no time by tracking down the driver and recovering the valuables from the DND flyover, officials said. Around 9.30 pm Sunday, Sector 77 resident Abhinav alerted the police … Read more Noida: Woman forgets Rs 15 lakh jewellery in cab, police brings it back