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India is yet to accept that its rich textile, motif and design heritage have the potential to lead the way for sustainable fashion.

Break for sustainable fashion in India on the horizon as pollution, wastage concerns rise

The fashion industry’s annual production is 400 billion square metre of textiles leading to cutting room floor waste of 60 billion square metre.

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Robots to be used for delivering essentials to COVID patients at Assam hospital

The remotely-controllable robotic vehicles are designed for use in isolation chambers of the quarantine facilities.

17th January 2021 12:19 AM

COVID-19 vaccination drive suspended in Maharashtra till Monday due to Co-Win app glitches

The app has been created by the Centre for managing registration for inoculation. A nationwide inoculation drive for coronavirus began on Saturday morning.

17th January 2021 12:10 AM

Over 5 lakh people have migrated out of Uttarakhand in last 10 years, 734 ghost villages in the state, reveals RTI

The RTI also says that 3946 villages are ones from where people have migrated 'permanently' leaving land and homes which implies these villages fit the definition of 'Ghost Village'.

17th January 2021 12:06 AM

Hathras rape case: Parties watch audio, video clippings in Allahabad HC

The electronic and print media had vociferously reported on the alleged rape of a 19-year-old woman from Hathras in Uttar Pradesh, on the basis of which the court took cognizance of the matter

16th January 2021 11:16 PM

Jharkhand: Woman killed, three injured in landmine blast by Maoists

A group of tribal women went to the forest area to collect some leaves for a pre-wedding ritual at their house, police said.

16th January 2021 11:04 PM

University students should visit jails for learning experience: UP governor Anandiben Patel

Pitching for a self-reliant India, she said the universities should focus on skill development.

16th January 2021 10:59 PM

Over 3,000 military healthcare workers get COVID-19 vaccine jabs

Sources in the security establishment said 3,129 health care workers of the Indian Army, deployed across the country including in Ladakh and some parts of Kashmir, were given the first doses.

16th January 2021 10:56 PM

Bihar CM Nitish Kumar interacts with Bihari diaspora, invites them to explore potential of the state

"You all are cordially invited to visit Bihar. The government will make all arrangements to take you across the state and is willing to listen to your suggestions", he said.

16th January 2021 10:50 PM

TMC MP Abhishek Banerjee holds central government responsible for hike in petrol, diesel prices

Petrol and diesel rates were hiked on Thursday, the second straight day of such increase that took the prices to new highs.

16th January 2021 10:48 PM

Jharkhand: Woman killed in Maoist landmine blast

According to police, the landmine was exploded when a group of women had gone into the jungles to fetch fire-wood

16th January 2021 10:04 PM