Nobel Prize ceremony: Abhijit Banerjee sticks to Bengali roots in a dhoti, Esther Duflow stuns in saree
The duo added a desi twist to their choice of attire.
PM Modi welcomes Xi in TN's traditional 'veshti'; wins praise
Attired in a striking Tamil traditional 'karai veshti' (dhoti with a border in ...
Just for laughs! When Chiranjeevi & Sachin Tendulkar wore dhotis
Just a few photos of celebs that were fodder for memes.
Jayalalithaa launches free dhoti-saree scheme for Pongal festival next year
Tamil Nadu government said that Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa has launched the free dhoti-saree scheme for Pongal festival next year.
Bara Sarafa Bazaar: Indore’s jewellery market by day and street-food hub by night groans amid poor liquidity conditions
“There are very few customers in the market since the government’s announcement on Rs 500 and Rs 1,000 notes. We are small jewellers and cannot accept the demonetised notes."
Free saris, dhotis will be distributed on time: Gokula Indira
She also held discussions here with officials of Handloom department in Erode, Namakkal, Tirupur and Coimbatore districts.
Tamil Nadu: Free dhoti-saree scheme from tomorrow
The scheme, first introduced by the AIADMK government led by the late M G Ramachandran to distribute sarees and dhotis on the occasion of the Pongal.
Jayalalithaa introduces bill to ensure entry of dhoti-clad Tamils into clubs
The move comes after a Madras High Court judge wearing a veshti was denied entry into a city club. Bill proposes penalties to violators.
Dhoti/saree to BPL families for Rs ten each: Jharhand govt
oren promised to allocate funds for the proposed medical college in Chaibasa, which was approved by the erstwhile Madhu Koda-government.
Saree & Dhoti freebies keep Surat mills alive
Currency depreciation & overall tepid mkt sentiment have hit Surat-based textile cos hard but decisions by states to offer freebies to mns have kept the mills humming.
Dhoti issue: Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa warns action against errant clubs
"This is an act of insult to Tamil civilisation and culture. This is a denigrating act. I strongly condemn this act," Jayalalithaa said.
Dutch in a dhoti: American brand Von Dutch arrives in India
The American brand Von Dutch has arrived in India. But this is not the only land on its radar. ET talks to CEO Terry Hauss about this Kustom Kulture brand's renaissance.
Elections, dhotis make perfect combination
Come elections, sale of white dhotis with different party borders will soar.
Chandy, VS to act in promo for dhoti
If politics is all about acting, Kerala chief minister V.S. Achuthanandan and opposition leader Oommen Chandy should find this assignment child's play for them.
Trousers take over dhoti as rural India buys more clothes
Wondering why every garment retailer is heading for rural India? Believe it or not, but our country cousins have shunned their dhotis to don trousers and denims.
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