Keyword Results for 'handicraft'
CBI court convicts Mumbai businessman for fraud Feb 19, 4:18 pm
New Delhi, Feb 19 (ANI): A CBI special court in Mumbai has convicted Sanjiv Ramesh Sharma, then proprietor of a private firm and sentenced him to undergo four years rigorous imprisonment for causing an alleged loss of Rs.1.02 crore to Handicraft and Handloom Export Corporation of India Ltd. (HHEC).
Surajkund Craft Mela attracts huge crowd on last day Feb 16, 4:10 pm
Faridabad, Feb.16 (ANI): The Surajkund Mela at Faridabad ended on a promising note as it opened doors for global markets and provided craftsmen an opportunity to showcase variety of ethnically diverse handicrafts, handloom products and cuisines along with participants from various nations.
Visitors crowd traditional handicrafts fair in Vizag Feb 15, 3:43 pm
Visakhapatnam (Andhra Pradesh), Feb.15 (ANI): A vast variety of exquisite, traditional artefacts by artisans from across India is attracting a steady stream of visitors to an ongoing handicraft fair in Visakhapatnam, which started from February 14.
Fair exhibiting traditional artefacts concludes in Agartala Jan 17, 7:34 pm
Agartala (Tripura), Jan.17 (ANI): A vast variety of exquisite, traditional artefacts by more than 300 artisans and craftsperson from 10 states attracted a steady stream of visitors on the concluding day of an annual handicraft fair in Tripura capital Agartala.
West Bengal handicraft expo attracts huge crowds in Siliguri Dec 30, 9:19 pm
Sliguri (West Bengal), Dec.30, (ANI): The West Bengal State Handicraft Expo held here attracted a steady stream of visitors who were engrossed by the the vast variety of exquisite, traditional artifacts manufactured by more than 400 artisans from across West Bengal.
Rampur hosts handicrafts fair Nov 12, 4:46 pm
Rampur (Himachal Pradesh), Nov.12 (ANI): Visitors are thronging the much-awaited 'Lavi Fair' (trade fair) in Rampur, Himachal Pradesh.
Jorhat, Nov 2 (ANI): In an endeavor to impart skills to uneducated youth, mainly school drop outs to help them become self-reliant, a bamboo handicraft workshop was recently organized in Assam's Jorhat district.
Jaipur hosts three-day handicrafts fair Aug 18, 8:22 pm
Jaipur, Aug. 18 (ANI): Rajasthan capital Jaipur is playing host to a three-day handicrafts fair, in which over 125 artists are taking part.
Shimla, July 13 (ANI): The northeast has a rich and varied handicraft tradition. Recently, craftsmen from the region received much appreciation for their products in Shimla, where they participated in a trade expo.
Jorhat (Assam), June 28 (ANI): Local artisans and craftsmen are participating in an annual handicrafts exhibition in Jorhat, Assam, and are also able to sell their products to customers directly.
Imphal, May 24 (ANI): Manipur has rich and unique handicrafts and handloom tradition, and most women here are engaged in weaving. In order to facilitate skill development and empower women, the Shintha Handloom and Handicraft Centre has been imparting training to them.
Youth get training to make bamboo products in Sikkim May 24, 2:00 pm
Gangtok, May 24 (ANI): Bamboo handicrafts are not just an integral part of Sikkim's cultural matrix, but also contribute significantly to the state's economy.
Chennai hosts northeast crafts fair Apr 5, 3:58 pm
Chennai, Apr 5 (ANI): Handicrafts and handloom items from the northeast are gaining popularity in southern parts of the country. And in an effort to further promote them, a handicraft fair is being held in Chennai.
Siliguri, Apr 3 (ANI): A handicrafts fair in Siliguri provided a platform to rural artisans to promote and showcase their traditional products, attracting many visitors from across the state.
Surajkund, Feb 2 (ANI): The President of India, Pranab Mukherjee inaugurated the 27th Surajkund International Crafts Mela at Surajkund today.
Handicraft heritage on display at 13-day fair in Bhubaneshwar Dec 25, 6:20 pm
Bhubaneshwar, Dec. 25 (ANI): A 13-day handicrafts fair, 'Toshali', drew hordes of visitors in Bhubaneshwar, where artisans from different parts of the country and abroad are exhibiting their works.
Srinagar, Dec 14 (ANI): Youth in Jammu and Kashmir launched a shopping portal to facilitate handicrafts business and popularize 'Wazwan' the traditional cuisine of Kashmir.
New Delhi, Nov. 28 (ANI): Tourists from all over the world visit Rajasthan to experience the land - marvel at the legends of maharajas, the expansive desert sands, exotic wildlife and colorful festivity. Deeply steeped in tradition, Rajasthan is a repository of amazing handicrafts, which bear the hallmark of excellent workmanship and superb quality and command sizeable markets worldwide. Indeed, Rajasthan is a treasure trove of delightful products made by gifted hands-Textiles, Ready-mades. Paintings, Blue Pottery, Marble ware and more and all of these are showcased in the Rajasthan Pavilion of India International Trade Fare (IITF)-2012 held here.
New Delhi, Nov.19 (ANI): Visitors flocked in large numbers to pavilions and stalls of SAARC (South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation) member countries to buy dry fruits, spices and handicrafts at the 32nd India International Trade Fair in New Delhi over the weekend.
'Role of handicrafts and handlooms for generating income, employment cannot be overemphasized: Mukherjee Nov 9, 6:35 pm
New Delhi, Nov. 9 (ANI): President Pranab Mukherjee on Friday called for constant endeavours to get handlooms and handicrafts access to markets within India and abroad to fully harness the inherent potential of the artisans and weavers.
J-K Government issues credit cards to artisans to boost handicraft, handloom sectors. Oct 29, 2:24 pm
Srinagar, Oct 29 (ANI): The Jammu and Kashmir Government has issued credit cards to artisans with an aim to provide impetus to the state's handicraft handloom sectors.
Chennai hosts crafts fair to promote north-east artisans Oct 24, 5:59 pm
Chennai, Oct. 24 (ANI): Chennai is hosting a crafts fair for artisans from the north east under the aegis of the Northeastern Handicrafts and Handloom Development Corporation.
Nedfi promotes handloom and handicraft industry in northeast Aug 30, 7:43 pm
Bomdila (Arunachal Pradesh), Aug 30 (ANI): Realising that handloom and handicrafts is the second largest industry in the northeast region and employs large number of artisans, the North Eastern Development Finance Corporation Ltd (NEDFi) is making all possible efforts to promote them and help them establish a market.
Computer-aided design centre opens in Arunachal Pradesh Aug 26, 11:12 am
Naharlagun (Arunachal Pradesh) Aug. 26 (ANI): The first computer aided design center (CADC) for the empowerment of rural artisans and weavers in Arunachal Pradesh was inaugurated by state Textile and Handicrafts and Industries Minister
Ten-day exhibition to revive regional art held in Guwahati Aug 22, 5:39 pm
- Saudi Arabia gives 20 lashes punishment to man for beating wife
- New technology can print 3D blood vessels in mere seconds
- Jeremy Renner becomes proud father to daughter
- Thank germs in your gut for keeping you healthy
- Hacking collective Anonymous calls for Internet blackout on April 22 to protest CISPA
- Betting on Tendulkar's 100th international century crosses Rs.2 billion mark
- 'Gold-obsessed' Aliens using Earth as 'battlefield'
- Smartphone app allows watching football matches minutes after game commencement
- Oz head cricket coach Arthur confident of win over Kiwis, without star players
- Brit women top obesity league in Europe
TOP VIDEO STORIES