Jewellery body urges govt to reduce import duty on cut & polished diamonds

The Gems & Jewellery Export Promotion Council (GJEPC) today said it has urged the government to reduce import duty on cut and polished diamonds announced recently. “We have urged the government to roll back import duty on cut & polished diamonds from 5 per cent to 2.5 per cent. We have also urged the government to review … Read more Jewellery body urges govt to reduce import duty on cut & polished diamonds

Know your colour and body type: Here’s how to look your best at a cocktail party

Have a cocktail party to attend, but confused how to dress right for it? Know your setting before you get a dress and keep a check on your make-up, advise experts. Here are some great tips to dress right for cocktail parties: * Know your setting: One of the first things before buying a cocktail dress is … Read more Know your colour and body type: Here’s how to look your best at a cocktail party

Don’t blame your body, it’s the label: This shopper shows how dress sizes mislead

We have all had moments in the changing room when we realise that two pairs of jeans or T-shirts may be of the same size but don’t fit us in the same manner. But while it may drive some to depression and feeling ashamed about their body, an Instagrammer has decided to use the occasion … Read more Don’t blame your body, it’s the label: This shopper shows how dress sizes mislead

Khadi body to promote banana leaf fibre apparels

The Khadi & Village Industries Commission (KVIC) is facilitating production of various products including apparels, by extracting fibre from banana leaves, primarily in the eastern parts of India. Banana fibre will be used in making handmade paper bag, statues, pen stand, besides clothing, and are as exclusive and distinct as silk yarns. “We are promoting … Read more Khadi body to promote banana leaf fibre apparels