Popular monuments to have handicrafts emporiums
Popular monuments to have handicrafts emporiums

The premises of popular monuments like the Red Fort, Taj Mahal and Qutab Minar would soon house government-run emporiums to promote their state's handicrafts, parliament was informed on Monday.

Surajkund crafts fair begins near Delhi
Surajkund crafts fair begins near Delhi

 The 29th edition of the Surajkund International Crafts Mela (fair) began Sunday at Surajkund in Haryana's Faridabad district, adjoining New Delhi.

Website to promote Rajasthani handicrafts

 E-commerce website Snapdeal.com has joined hands with Rajasthan Small Industries Corp (RAJSICO) for online promotion and selling of the state's traditional handicrafts.

Kerala handicrafts agency to train school students

 As part of skill development of school students, the Handicrafts Development Corporation of Kerala Ltd is getting ready to provide expert training for pupils in craft-making free of cost.

Northeast festival to raise awareness in Delhi

In order to create awareness about northeastern states, the second edition of the North East Festival will begin in Delhi Friday.

What to expect at the San Diego`s Spanish Village Art Centre?

With innovative artists of all genres putting out their best and interesting workshops to learn from, you can lose yourself in the world of art at the Spanish Village Art Centre in San Diego.

Goa plans to brand handicrafts to revive cottage industry

Goa government is mulling branding its handicrafts indigenously as part of an initiative to promote the cottage industry.

CRPF mela inaugurated in Delhi

A three-day CRPF mela of handmade handicrafts and art items was inaugurated here on Friday.

Odisha to set up State Museum of Handicrafts & Handloom

The proposed Museum would be built at a cost of Rs 12 crore over 12.68 acres at Gandamunda on the outskirt of the state capital.

Handicraft exports jump 44% in November

The Christmas orders for handmade items such as art metalware, woodware, paintings, zari and zari products have helped turn the fortunes of the domestic handicraft exporters for the third month in a row.