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Design nuances of the Rupee symbol

Designing the Rupee sign I look for visual harmony while creating a design. It is primarily because I want unity among the various elements the design contains. It also depends

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Kannagi Nagar children’s paintings exhibition at Nift

CHENNAI: Paintings by children from relocated families in Kannagi Nagar slum tenements were displayed at National Institute of Fashion Technology (NIFT) in Taramani  on the occasion of the Republic Day this year. Proceeds

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Design education in India

The gap between academia and industry Gaps do exist between what we teach at design schools and what a professional designer needs to do. I would say, there are three

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Know More About Shanti Niketan Kala Bhawan

Kala Bhavana is well-known as a distinguished centre for Visual Art practice and research in India. This institute which gave shape to the culture specific modernism initiated by Rabindranath Tagore and carried

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NID students get insights into multifunctional sculpture

AHMEDABAD: The experience of climbing a tree and relaxing on one of the branches is indeed extraordinary for most of us. Students at National Institute of Design (NID) – Ahmedabad, under the

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NID joins hands with NGO to promote Kala cotton

Before the emergence of Bt cotton, Indian textiles thrived on indigenous varieties of cotton used by people in different parts of the country to suit their local needs. One such

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Speech difficulties? IIT-Bombay app helps you communicate

An icon of an orange juice matched with a happy face means “I like orange juice” Likewise, one with a sad face means “I don’t like orange juice”. This is

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Delhi college allows NIFT-TEA to use ‘NIFT’

National Institute of Fashion Technology (NIFT), Delhi, has withdrawn its objection over Tirupur’s NIFT-TEA college of knitwear fashion using the abbreviation — NIFT. When NIFT-TEA was established by the Tirupur

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Now, NIFT to host a sustainable fashion film festival

Clothing industry is said to be the second most polluting in the world, next only to oil. But we hardly hear about this. A typical consumer does not know, or

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Post Office Staff to Wear NIFT-designed Khadi Uniform

The government on Monday unveiled a new uniform for the Department of Posts personnel, including postmen and multi-tasking staff, which is made of khadi. “Our Prime Minister has been promoting

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