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Jewellery glitters but doesn’t strike web gold

When she was in a jewellerystore a couple of years ago, Saroja Yeramilli noticed a young woman whose mother was forcing her to try and buy a large necklace. “The girl was frustrated and told her mother the jewellery wouldn’t go with the western clothes she wears every day,” says Yeramilli, who was working with Titan at the… Read More »

Artisans, workers exempt from 1% excise on jewellery: FinMin

In a bid to calm the frayed nerves of jewellers agitatingagainst imposition of 1 per cent excise duty, the finance ministry on Friday said artisans and job workers will not have to pay this levy. Following a meeting of representatives of jewellery industry with the revenue secretary, the finance ministry said: “Artisans and job workers are not covered… Read More »