Diwali Special Articles

The journey of Almond House from a Sweet Shop to a Branded Organization

Production of Indian sweets, snacks and savouries popularly known as Mithai and Namkeen, has been a largely unorganized industry with many Sweet Shops spread across almost every lane in India. Almond House, the premier sweet house in Hyderabad is soon to complete three decades and has grown significantly through new products that blend the traditional

How DDU-GKY training is empowering women with jobs in Retail and Hospitality Sector

Retail jobs are quite aspirational among youth in India. Many young students are opting for Retail Sales jobs on completion of skill-based, job-oriented training programs like Deen Dayal Upadhyaya Grameen Kaushalya Yojana (DDU-GKY). The Employment Generation and Marketing Mission (EGMM), Government of Telangana has successfully implemented English Work Readiness and Computer (EWRC) Training Program under DDU-GKY

Shilparamam boosts textiles and handicrafts business through fairs and festivals

Handicrafts and textiles are an integral part of Indian festivals. The Indian textile and handicrafts industry, though largely unorganized, forms an important part of Indian economy providing employment to rural population. And this sector is the largest employment creator after agriculture, employing more than 7 million people, mostly women. Our team visited Shilparamam, the crafts