Immigrants Triumph at the Oscars of American Fashion

This year, it’s been even harder to separate fashion from politics,” said the comedian Seth Meyers, modeling an ankle-baring Thom Browne tuxedo without socks, as he pointed out, Monday night. Mr. Meyers was not starting his late-night monologue, but introducing the annual Council of Fashion Designers of America Awards at the Hammerstein Ballroom in New … Read more Immigrants Triumph at the Oscars of American Fashion

GST on footwear up to Rs 500, apparels sub-Rs 1,000 at 5%; biscuits and beedi leaves in same slab at 18%

The GST Council has fixed the tax rate on footwear worth up to Rs 500 at the lowest tax slab of 5% under the new GST regime. Beedi leaves have been taxed at 18%, while beedis itself have been taxed at 28% without cess, lower than the rate imposed on cigarettes. By: FE Online | … Read more GST on footwear up to Rs 500, apparels sub-Rs 1,000 at 5%; biscuits and beedi leaves in same slab at 18%

Delhi: Jewellery worth Rs 50 lakh stolen from five-star hotel recovered, accused arrested

Delhi Police on Wednesday arrested a taxi driver who had stolen jewellery worth Rs 50 lakh and cash worth Rs 3.5 lakh from a wedding at the five-star Ashoka Hotel. Gurvinder Singh was arrested from the General Taxi Stand, near Mata Jai Kaur Public School in Ashok Vihar on May 9. The jewellery and the … Read more Delhi: Jewellery worth Rs 50 lakh stolen from five-star hotel recovered, accused arrested

RP-Sanjiv Goenka Group eyes Rs 300 cr from new apparel business

Aiming to take forward its retail business to the next level of diversification, the Rs 19,000 crore strong RP-Sanjiv Goenka Group has marked its foray into the apparel sector and is eying Rs 300 crore turnover in 3-4 years from this business. Christened 2BMe, the products cover men, women, kids, innerwear and accessories range. Additionally, … Read more RP-Sanjiv Goenka Group eyes Rs 300 cr from new apparel business