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India  /  Published 14.03.22

In QR code, hope for Kashmir’s carpets

On the ground, those associated with handicrafts say there is little to cheer about. Carpets made in Jammu and Kashmir are being exported to more than 20 countries. In 2020-21, carpets worth Rs 115 c...
By Muzaffar Raina in Srinagar

West Bengal  /  Published 30.09.21

Chilli tag on Bengal’s duo

Darjeeling and Kalimpong have got “hotter” as their famed “Dalle Khursani” or red cherry pepper chilli has earned a geographical indication (GI) tag from the Union department o...
By Vivek Chhetri in Darjeeling

West Bengal  /  Published 21.10.19

GI push for Burdwan’s langcha

The East Burdwan administration has been busy inspecting the quality of langcha from Shaktigarh, after chief minister Mamata Banerjee instructed district magistrate Vijay Bharti to try to get Geograph...
By Snehamoy Chakraborty in Burdwan

India  /  Published 29.07.19

Odisha gets GI tag for its Rasagola

Odisha on Monday received the geographical indication (GI) tag for the Odisha Rasagola, achieving parity with Bengal in the battle over which of them is the original home of the popular, juicy sweet.B...
By Subhashish Mohanty in Bhubaneswar

Business  /  Published 16.11.19

Wider Darjeeling tag

Darjeeling green tea and white tea have received a geographical indication (GI) tag from the Indian government in a move that is expected to enforce exclusivity to these products in the domestic and o...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta


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