Handloom industry

Shabana Azmi roots for handloom revival

Veteran actress Shabana Azmi has said she is a huge admirer of handloom work, adding that we should support the handloom industry so that we can save the dying art.

Aug 25, 2019, 08:04 AM IST

Steps needed to ensure handloom weavers get rightful wage: PM Modi

Making a strong pitch for the handloom industry, Prime Minister Narendra Modi today called for steps to promote it globally as well as ensure that weavers are paid their rightful wages.

Aug 07, 2015, 23:55 PM IST

Making high fashion of traditional craft

Offering fashionistas a taste of indigenous textiles, an exhibition beginning Sep 6 in the West Bengal capital will showcase hand-woven furnishings and sarees sourced from weavers across the country.

Sep 05, 2013, 08:42 AM IST