West Bengal  /  Published 30.10.20

Sylee tea garden to reopen

Gates of the Sylee tea estate in the Malbazar block of Jalpaiguri will reopen from Friday. The decision was made at a bipartite meeting held here on Thursday. Sources said at the industry wide agree...
By Our Correspondent in Jalpaiguri

Jharkhand  /  Published 23.10.20

Festival bonus for rail employees

Amid low-key Puja celebrations, railway employees were in for some cheer with the South Eastern Railway giving out festive bonuses to over 20,000 employees of the Chakradharpur division on Friday. As...
By Pinaki Majumdar in Jamshedpur

Business  /  Published 22.10.20

Central govt staffers get bonus

By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

West Bengal  /  Published 16.10.20

Tea bonus ‘stimulus’ brews cheer

A Rs 400-crore stimulus package in the form of bonus to tea industry workers has suddenly brought cheer to north Bengal’s local economy with traders hoping the multiplier effect from festive spe...
By Avijit Sinha in Siliguri

West Bengal  /  Published 19.09.20

Tea bonus cheer

Workers in the tea gardens of the Terai and the Dooars in north Bengal will get their annual bonus at the rate of 20 per cent ahead of Durga Puja this year, higher than last year. The decision was ma...
By Avijit Sinha, Anirban Choudhury in Siliguri, Alipurduar

West Bengal  /  Published 16.09.20

First round of talks on tea bonus inconclusive

Representatives of tea planters’ associations and trade unions held a virtual meeting on Tuesday to decide on the rate of annual bonus that would be paid to the workers in the Terai and the Dooa...
By Our Correspondent in Alipurduar


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