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%

Apparel exporters gear up to make sportswear

Local garment makers are gearing up with fresh investment to enter the global sportswear markets, as demand for the items is on the rise with changes in taste and fashion. Although Bangladesh is the second largest garment exporter worldwide after China, it has little presence in the global sportswear market worth $270 billion. China and … Read more Apparel exporters gear up to make sportswear

Mathura jewellery shop loot: UP jewellers stage angry protests, dharna

Jewellers Association members across Uttar Pradesh are staging angry protests and dharna, demanding safety amid growing instances of crime against them. Hundreds of jewellers under the banner of Lucknow Sarrafa association downed their shutters and staged angry protest the near GPO in the state capital Lucknow. They shouted slogans against the Yogi Adityanath government and … Read more Mathura jewellery shop loot: UP jewellers stage angry protests, dharna