NIFT

  • Help acid attack survivor Monica Singh realise her dream July 24, 2014

    Monica Singh, a 28yearold acid attack victim, has lived a heroic battle to leave behind the past and move ahead. About a decade ago, a man threw acid on Monica when she turned down his marriage proposal. Today, 43 surgeries later, she has now got admission to her dream fashion...
  • Now, a lingerie equipped with GPS to fight sexual crimes March 31, 2013

    Chennai: Three automobile engineers from Chennai have come out with what they claim can check sexual offences in India a lingerie laced with modules of GPS and capable of sending alerts to the girl's parents and police. "The lingerie, laced with modules of global positioning system (GPS), global system...
  • Sensex, Nifty end at 2013 lows February 15, 2013

    Mumbai: Key equity benchmarks ended trade in the red however off the day's low. The BSE Sensex closed down 61.97 points at 19435.21 after touching an intraday low of 19,381.82. The NSE 50share Nifty ended trade flat at 5887.40, down 0.16 per cent. Both the indices are at their 2013...
  • Keep it simple, Sonia gives fashion tips to students November 7, 2012

    Rae Bareli: Keep it simple. Do not overembellish. Fashion does not mean opulence. UPA chairperson Sonia Gandhi on Wednesday virtually gave lessons in fashion designing to 38 students graduating from the National Institute of Fashion Technology (NIFT) in Rae Bareli. Striking a personal note, the Congress president recalled late prime...
  • Black Friday on Dalal St: Sensex tanks 387 points August 5, 2011

    Mumbai: Visible recovery in the last hours before equity indices closed for the day (and week) may have rekindled hopes of several bruised investors and traders. The Nifty, which was at a 52week low, managed to end the day at 5,211, down 120.55 points, led by bottom fishing and technical...
  • Visual merchandising can take you places May 28, 2008

    New Delhi: Today everyone who is addicted to window shopping or are just plain shopaholics have visual merchandisers who make window displays so irresistible to blame. A visual merchandiser's job is to turn a casual window shopper into an impulse buyer and Vikram Sharma is guilty of doing just...
  • Fashion prof held for SMSing dirty December 14, 2006

    Mohali: A professor at a fashion technology institute was arrested on Thursday for allegedly sending obscene SMSes to girl students. K Krishnamurthy, the head of the textile design course at the governmentrun Northern India Institute of Fashion Technology (NIIFT), was arrested after some girl students alleged that he used to send...