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Noun1.khadi - a coarse homespun cotton cloth made in India
cloth, fabric, textile, material - artifact made by weaving or felting or knitting or crocheting natural or synthetic fibers; "the fabric in the curtains was light and semitransparent"; "woven cloth originated in Mesopotamia around 5000 BC"; "she measured off enough material for a dress"
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New Delhi [India], October 4 ( ANI ): Bibi Russell, internationally acclaimed fashion designer from Bangladesh, will be presenting Rajasthan Khadi in the upcoming season of India Runway Week Winter/Festive 2017 here.
TAKING in view the boost in sales of khadi, the Khadi and Village Industries Commission ( KVIC) has gone for a strategy revamp and has become marketoriented in the last few months.
SURGE IN sale and production of khadi products in recent months has brought smile to the faces of those whose livelihood are attached with the khadi industry.
He asked Muniyappa to announce a revival package for the Village and the Khadi Industries Board in Himachal Pradesh, and also requested for the setting up of clusters on fruit processing, village industries and other small and cottage industries in the state.
IT APPEARS that the handspun textile, khadi, has come full circle.
New Delhi, Sept 30 ( ANI ): President Pranab Mukherjee on Monday said that Khadi has the unique capability to create employment at the dwelling place of artisans with very low capital requirement.
WITH the Bharatiya Janata Party going the whole hog in the promotion of yoga ahead of the Assembly elections in Bihar, the Nitish Kumar government has fallen back upon the good, old khadi in the state.
The awards are also given to outstanding achievers in khadi, village industries and coir sector as well as to banks in recognition of their credit support to the Small and Micro Enterprises.
This month's pick was the handspun fabric synonymous with freedom -- khadi, for which a shoot with ensembles by 64 designers have been included.
Mishra said that he used khadi, since it is the oldest textile known to mankind and it was still a hit among the youth in this century.
Tenders are invited for supply of 100 nos of 64 inch kuppadam looms for district khadi and village industries office, kasargod as per the specifications mentioned in the tender document.
TWO professors of the National Institute of Fashion Technology ( NIFT) in Gandhinagar are set to present khadi as a sustainable fabric at the 89th Textile Institute World Conference to be held in Wuhan in China next month.