traditional craft

Indian brocade big time hit among Europeans

October 31st, 2011 - 12:55 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 31 (IANS) Brocade fabrics - that is what many Europeans request for when their friends visit India, says Spanish designer Ana González, pointing out that the traditional ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Alpana to showcase garden-themed jewellery at IIJW (With Images)

August 2nd, 2011 - 7:55 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 2 (IANS) Jewellery designer Alpana Gujral will showcase a collection titled The Enchanted Garden at the ongoing India International Jewellery Week (IIJW) and says it is inspired ... Read more...

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Jackass 3D all set to be released on the 15th of October, trailer hits the Internet

August 8th, 2010 - 8:39 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Aug 8 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The trailer of the upcoming movie Jackass has arrived on the Internet and it is already a hit. And the best part is that the ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Hansiba: a brand’s journey from Gujarat around globe (Feature with images)

January 17th, 2010 - 12:35 pm ICT by IANS
By Azera Rahman Ahmedabad, Jan 17 (IANS) Twenty-three years back, Hansibaben was just another artisan in a little known village in Gujarat. Today, at 92, she has a cloth brand named after her ... Read more...

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Pakistani artists bring ‘Truck Art’ to India

December 31st, 2009 - 10:49 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 31 (IANS) Lanterns, mugs, cups, kettles and jugs painted in colourful floral patterns are just a few examples of Pakistan's well-known Truck Art tradition that have been brought here ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

400-year-old Jharkhand drummakers struggle to keep trade alive (Feature with image)

December 17th, 2009 - 9:53 am ICT by IANS
By Madhusree Chatterjee Adharjhor (Jharkhand), Dec 17 (IANS) In the heart of a dense forest in the Patamda block, this ramshackle village of 100 thatched huts is fighting a tough battle to keep ... Read more...

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Kerala shopping festival to promote traditional craft

May 21st, 2008 - 8:09 pm ICT by admin
Thiruvananthapuram, May 21 (IANS) The second edition of the 46-day Grand Kerala Shopping Festival (GKSF), to start later this year, would promote the traditional and tribal crafts of the state. "The festival ... Read more...

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One more Dilli Haat opens in capital

April 13th, 2008 - 10:06 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, April 13 (IANS) Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit Sunday opened yet another Dilli Haat, an ideal place for leisurely shopping for various objects of arts and crafts and tasting a variety ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Gayas brass industry craftsmen in quandary

February 19th, 2008 - 10:27 pm ICT by admin
By Surya Pratap Singh Kenarchati (Gaya), Feb.19 (ANI): Members of over 80 Kasera families, engaged in the well-known brass industry of Kenarchati Village near Gaya till recently, are confronted with the biggest dilemma ... Read more...

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