The handloom sector is a symbol of our country’s rich and varied cultural heritage, and is an important source of livelihood in rural and semi-rural parts of our country. It is also a sector that directly addresses women’s empowerment with over 70% of all weavers and allied workers being female. Rooted in nature, it has eco-friendly production processes with minimal requirement of capital and power, and provides flexibility to innovate to meet changes in fashion trends and fast-changing customer preferences.
Centre for High Technology (CHT) was established as a dedicated technology cell of Ministry of Petroleum & Natural Gas (MOP&NG) in 1987 to
assess futuristic requirements, acquire, develop and adopt technologies in the fields of refinery processes, petroleum products, work relating
to the modernisation of technologies etc
The Indian Knowledge Systems (IKS) Division of the Ministry of Education at All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE), New Delhi, is happy to announce six IKS theme based competitions for school children in Bharata for Classes 1-12 to create awareness, familiarity and appreciation of different aspects of their rich Bharatiya heritage.