UPDATED ON OCT 13, 2020 05:58 PM IST
There are several sari shops in UK towns such as Leicester, Birmingham and Manchester, catering to the community’s demand primarily during the wedding and festive seasons.
Mumbai | By Badri Chatterjee
UPDATED ON SEP 12, 2019 02:33 AM IST
Factors like excess fishing, overexploitation, high juvenile by-catch, low recovery of species caught, and lack of awareness also contribute to the high number of sharks caught in India in spite of a government ban.
Geneva | By Agence France-Presse
PUBLISHED ON AUG 21, 2019 05:19 PM IST
With an average of more than 120 illegally trafficked tigers seized each year -- which amounts to over two each week -- since year 2000, conservation group Traffic warned there was little sign of respite for the species.
UPDATED ON APR 12, 2019 05:34 PM IST
There has been a 49.2 per cent increase in the export of Scotch whisky, gin and other UK drinks to India during the year ending February 2019, the Department of International Trade said on Thursday, describing the demand in India as “a massive increase”.
UPDATED ON APR 01, 2019 06:50 PM IST
In the four quarters to the end of Q4 2018, £7.7 billion (61.9%) of all UK imports from India were goods and £4.8 billion (38.1%) were services.
Hindustan Times, London | By Prasun Sonwalkar, London
UPDATED ON JUN 30, 2018 09:59 AM IST
Brexit-bound Britain has seen exports to India grow faster than those to the European Union, based on the latest balance of payments statistics released by the Office for National Statistics on Friday, which showed exports of UK goods and services rising to a record £620.2 billion.
Hindusatn Times | By Sreyasi Pal, Malda
PUBLISHED ON APR 09, 2018 05:31 PM IST
On an average, 400 trucks enter Bangladesh everyday only through the Mahadipur port. The quantum of extortion money runs into crores of rupees, the truckers alleged.