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Jul 05, 2018
Misuse of khadi mark by Fabindia adversely affects interests of artisans; KVIC has strong case against erring firmsKVIC has a strong case to prevent the misuse of the khadi mark by companies in India, on the ground that KVIC owns the khadi trademark in India.
Nov 22, 2017
Odisha to seek GI tag for 'Jagannath Rasagola' after consulting experts, says state minister Prafulla SamalThe Odisha government has decided to seek a Geographical Indication (GI) tag for 'Jagannath Rasagola' and not 'Odishara Rasagola' as was decided earlier after West Bengal got a GI tag for the popular sweet under 'Banglar Rosogolla'.
Nov 16, 2017
West Bengal's sweet tooth gets bigger: Rasogolla sales surge 25 percent after state secures GI tagRasogolla sales in West Bengal have shot up by around 25 percent after the state secured a Geographical Indication (GI) tag for "Banglar Rasogolla."
Nov 15, 2017
And the GI tag for rasgulla goes to...: Sweet news for West Bengal, Odisha left with bitter tasteThe battle between West Bengal and Odisha for the Geographical Indication (GI) tag for rasgulla is over, and West Bengal has emerged victorious
Nov 14, 2017
Odisha govt says battle over 'rasgulla' not over, plans to apply for 'Odia rasgulla' GI tagThe Odisha government on Tuesday said it would continue its battle to get the Geographical Indication (GI) tag for 'rasagulla'.
Oct 30, 2017
Odisha govt to apply for IP protection for hand-woven ethnic shawls made by Dongra Kondh tribeThe Odisha government was planning to apply for a GI certificate and create a national market for the hand-woven ethnic shawls made by Dongria Kondh.
Aug 05, 2017
Darjeeling tea sector reels under existential crisis as Gorkhaland protests make cuppa dearer, rarerEven if the shutdown is withdrawn the question of the future viability of the industry continues to haunt each and every tea estate.
Sep 09, 2015
Rasagola row: Odisha caught twiddling its thumbs as Bengal leads in GI tagging raceMuddled thinking and working at cross purposes look like robbing Odisha of something that rightfully belongs to it.
May 21, 2013
Goa's Feni manufacturing process may be patentedAfter obtaining Geographical Indication (GI) status for the Goa Feni, researchers and producers in the coastal state are now trying to patent the process to manufacture this local brew, which is also known for its medicinal benefits.