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Priyanka in awe of Aradhana in ‘Teri Meri Kahaani’ (With Images)


May 11th, 2012 - 5:33 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 11 (IANS) Actress Priyanka Chopra, who plays three different roles in "Teri Meri Kahaani", is excited about her character Punjabi Aradhana and reveals that she has ... Read more...

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No need to look beyond Indian crafts, say designers Mona-Pali (With Images)


August 26th, 2011 - 12:26 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Aug 26 (IANS) It is time to promote local craft in the west, say designer sisters Mona Lamba and Pali Sachdev, who have helped revive dying techniques such ... Read more...

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Bedspreads, Ganeshas, toys…Michelle can’t stop buying at crafts museum (Lead)


November 8th, 2010 - 4:03 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 8 (IANS) Indian textiles and handicrafts charmed their way into Michelle Obama's shopping bag Monday as the US first lady almost ran out of money, picking up bedspreads, ... Read more...

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Michelle samples India’s rich textiles, art


November 8th, 2010 - 1:18 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 8 (IANS) US First Lady Michelle Obama Monday morning visited the National Handicrafts and Handloom Museum here and sampled some of the country's rich textiles, art and crafts.She ... Read more...

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Michelle Obama likely to visit Delhi’s National Handicrafts and Handloom Museum


November 7th, 2010 - 11:19 am ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Nov.7 (ANI): U.S. First Lady Michelle Obama is likely to visit the National Handicrafts and Handloom Museum at Pragati Maidan on Monday, a day after she arrives in the Indian ... Read more...

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‘Artisan haats’ to come up in Punjab


July 21st, 2009 - 9:42 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, July 21 (IANS) The Punjab government is all set to establish "artisan haat (marketplace) centres" to showcase the state's cultural heritage as well as to benefit the Scheduled Castes (SC) artisans ... Read more...

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Fazilika women gaining recognition with embroidery


February 20th, 2009 - 2:23 pm ICT by ANI
By Avtar Gill Fazilika (Punjab), Feb.20 (ANI): Phulkari, the traditional art of floral designs on fabric, has been a synonym of Punjabi culture and a major charm among Punjabi women for centuries. ... Read more...

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Traditional Muktsari Juttis still popular footwear in India


November 14th, 2007 - 10:29 am ICT by admin
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