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Oct 29, 2017
Mann ki Baat: Narendra Modi claims khadi sales have increased 90%, says product has transformed lives of poorKhadi has become a means of transformation, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Sunday while highlighting that the sales of khadi products had recorded a 90 percent increase during this Diwali season
Oct 29, 2017
Narendra Modi's Mann Ki Baat full text: PM advocates use of khadi, salutes armed forcesOn Sunday, Prime Minister Narendra Modi elaborated on his Diwali experience in his monthly radio programme 'Mann ki Baat.'
Oct 14, 2017
Jammu and Kashmir: Educational institutes near border closed following Pakistan's repeated ceasefire violationsHeavy shelling by the Pakistan Army along the Line of Control in Poonch district of Jammu and Kashmir on Friday forced the authorities to shut schools in forward areas
Jul 17, 2017
No bouquets for Narendra Modi on tours in India, flower with khadi handkerchief or book preferredThe Ministry of Home Ministry (MHA) has directed that no bouquet be presented to Prime Minister Narendra Modi during his tours within India
Jun 09, 2017
Smriti Irani to Firstpost: Involving weavers in policy implementation the way forward for Indian textilesUnion Textile Minister Smriti Z Irani isn't coy about her image that she maintains. A feisty leader, Irani essays her new assignment after her abrupt exit from the Ministry of Human Resource Development with usual aplomb.
Jun 05, 2017
GST rate: Khadi yarn, Gandhi topi, national flag, most 'puja samagri' exempt; 3% on pearls, imitation jewelleryThe tax department has also put up on its website the list of items which would be exempt from Integrated GST (IGST) under multilateral or bilateral commitments in respect of imports by privileges persons, organisations, authorities and foreigners.
May 29, 2017
Cross defamation cases: Non-bailable warrant issued against Medha PatkarA Delhi court issued non-bailable warrant (NBW) against Narmada Bachao Andolan(NBA) activist Medha Patkar for her failure to appear in cross defamation cases.
May 02, 2017
Khadi sales up 33% to Rs 2,005 cr in FY17; seen crossing Rs 5,000 cr in FY19The khadi and village industries commission (KVIC) said in a statement that it expects to surpass the sales target of Rs5,000 crore in 2018-19
Apr 25, 2017
Union minister Kalraj Mishra says involvement of people in khadi can uproot terrorismUnion minister Kalraj Mishra on Tuesday said that involvement of people through the khadi industry could help uproot terrorism.
Feb 13, 2017
KVIC sends legal notice to Fabindia for using brand name 'Khadi'Khadi India has threatened to sue Fabindia, a chain of ethnic wear retail outlets, for allegedly indulging in "unfair trade practice" by using and selling its cotton products unauthorisedly under its registered brand name "Khadi".