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  • Fund research on muslin: analysts

    The government should provide financial assistance to researchers and weavers of muslin to revive the lost glory of the fine cotton

  • Muslin story

    Muslin was the attire of kings and queens, a fabled fabric which was the pinnacle of European fashion in the 18th and 19th centuries.

  • Exploring the types of muslin

    Muslin is a cotton fabric of plain weave. Hand woven from an uncommon and delicate yarn, it was found in Bangladesh and the Indian State of West Bengal and was exported to Europe for much of the 17th and 18th century.

  • Manicured fingers throwing stones

    Young Palestinian women have increasingly joined males to hurl rocks at Israeli soldiers and chant slogans as unrest has spread in recent days in the occupied West Bank.