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National Handloom Day: Team HT City celebrates the beautiful weaves of India

Designers and fashion lovers have been doing their bit to revive dying handlooms in India. India has a lovely smorgasbords of handloom fabrics that skilled artisans have been weaving from generations across the country. Be it tussar silk from Jharkhand, Bomkai from Orissa, or Mangalagiri cotton from Andhra Pradesh ,… Read more »

City scientist develops non-invasive device to detect anaemia and more

City scientist develops non-invasive device to detect anaemia and more A city-based scientist has developed a device that will detect anaemia, jaundice and oxygen level in a fraction of a second without using a needle. Developed and tried in Kolkata, the device has got Indian patent and is waiting for the… Read more »

City seeks to cut the cost of weddings

A PROPOSAL to bring down the cost of weddings in Tongxiang, a city in east China’s Zhejiang Province, has sparked a debate. It called for newlyweds to restrict the cost of wedding meals to no more than 1,500 yuan (US$220) per table, which can usually accommodate 10 guests. The proposal… Read more »