This German-born ‘Tamil ponnu’ builds fashion for Indian women

Jacqueline Kapur dons many hats – entrepreneur, designer, equestrian sportsperson, restaurateur, and mother. She is now famous as the founder of Ayesha Accessories, a contemporary fashion brand for young women. One among the very few women solo-entrepreneurs in the country, however, is not Jacqueline’s only claim to fame. Her relationship with India itself is special. Jacqueline Kapur, Founder, … Read more This German-born ‘Tamil ponnu’ builds fashion for Indian women

Income Tax, Excise Intelligence Raid Jewellery Outlets In Tamil Nadu

CHENNAI:  Income Tax and Central Excise Intelligence sleuths are conducting raids at jewellery outlets across Tamil Nadu following information that there were heavy gold purchases after the demonetisation of high-value currencies. “We have begun our raids at gold jewellery retail and wholesale outlets today. We are seeing if unaccounted demonetised currencies were used for gold … Read more Income Tax, Excise Intelligence Raid Jewellery Outlets In Tamil Nadu

ETI helping women working in Tamil Nadu’s spinning mills

Ethical Trading Initiative (ETI), an alliance of companies, trade unions and voluntary organisations, who have collaborated their efforts to improve the lives of workers across the globe, has been continually engaging with textiles and garment workers in India. It recently organised a review day of an ETI workers’ rights project in India, where women engaged … Read more ETI helping women working in Tamil Nadu’s spinning mills