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Eyeing that beautiful Gudapalli silk sari? This 29-year-old's platform sources it directly from the weavers in AP

Impact Scientist is committed to using the different tools of social media — blogging, IGTV and more — to empower women weavers in this AP village to ensure that they get their due. Check it out

Published on 25th September 2020
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This software developed by IIT alumni can automatically turn flat fabrics into 3D images on models. Here's how

The software can act as a substitute for conventional model photoshoots and is convenient even for small boutique designers and weavers who don't have access to or can't afford photoshoots

Published on 15th September 2020
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To bring issues like gender equality to the fore, this Hyderabad-based group teaches lessons with a twist 

In an exchange programme facilitated by youth-run organisation AIESEC, Salamullah visited Sri Lanka in June-July 2018 and he taught English and Gender Equality as subjects in six schools

Published on 23rd August 2020
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Visva Bharati campus vandalised over boundary wall construction on Poush Mela ground

According to sources, Trinamool Congress MLA from Dubrajpur Naresh Bauri was present when the ransacking was taking place. The building of the boundary wall was stopped after the incident

Published on 17th August 2020
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Odisha's Boss Lady, Jagriti Biswal's designs are what your wardrobe needs right now

She works with about 10 to 12 weavers across India. She connected with weavers from other parts of India after they DMed her on Instagram after looking at her posts about working with weavers in Odish

Published on 16th August 2020
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Meet the 22-year-old from Assam who is recreating Disney princesses draped in a traditional mekhela chador

Rashni Konwar from Assam is a one-woman army! She shoots, dresses up, does her own make-up and creates versions of famous Disney princesses in traditional Assamese attire. Here's how

Published on 11th August 2020
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How these three NIFT students' fashion label is an ode to Odisha's traditional artisans 

This brand is not just about business. They value their weavers as their family because they have been to their homes, shared stories and sat down on the same floor, trying to revive handlooms
 

Published on 6th August 2020
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This start-up is upcycling low-value plastic into high-end chic, to help tribal women earn their way

Aarohana EcoSocial Developments' only mantra is upcycling plastics to save this Earth. Rashmi Patil speaks to the founder, Amita Deshpande to know what they do with that upcycled plastic

Published on 8th July 2020
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The pretty and quaint products offered by Folkmate are hand-made by Odisha's artisans. Check them out

Their mini dolls, especially their pasapalli dolls inspired by the handlooms of Odisha, reflect the stories and culture of Odisha and are a particular hit. They get as many as 500 orders per month  

Published on 6th June 2020
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Monica Senapati's love for ikat and Sambalpuri fabrics is helping weavers too. Here's how

Unintentionally, Monica Senapati has built a business around offering Odisha's handlooms to the young crowd in Bengaluru, where she currently resides. We listen in to her story to find out more 

Published on 1st June 2020
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Why everyone must visit GoCoop's online showcase to help India's artisans bounce back post-lockdown

Siva Reddy, Founder of GoCoop speaks about how this online exhibition happening for the first time in India can support weavers' community

Published on 21st May 2020
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TN SSLC Exam 2020: Board exams to begin on June 2, check the complete timetable here

Class 10 exams in TN were initially scheduled to begin on March 27 and end on April 13. However, it was postponed due to the COVID-19 outbreak and the consequent lockdown

Published on 12th May 2020
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Fancy a COVID mask made from Pochampally, Narayanpet's best weaves? Here's how you can get one

Under the guidance of Hari Chandana Dasari, District Collector and Magistrate of Narayanpet, different kinds of masks are being made on a daily basis. They are receiving many orders for the masks

Published on 25th April 2020
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Support the Indian artisan during lockdown using Antaran's 'advance' booking idea

Artisans from Odisha, Assam, Nagaland, Andhra Pradesh and other states have registered with Antaran and sell their handloom on their website. And in this time of distress, they are still able to sell

Published on 20th April 2020
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COVID-19: Now tribal artisans are making masks ensuring both safety and livelihood

The ministry has decided to extend this helping hand such that the artisans could have a livelihood and also helps in ensuring safety among the people

Published on 12th April 2020

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