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Darjeeling Tea
Business  /  Published 17.01.22

Darjeeling frets over tea act change

Indian tea growers is watching how a proposed legislation replacing the Tea Act of 1953 will protect them from imports, especially the cheap and poor varieties that have been the bane of the domestic ...
By Sambit Saha in Calcutta

Business  /  Published 12.01.22

Darjeeling tea aroma bolsters health

In a published research paper, it was also found that the aroma from second flush Darjeeling tea, adored for its muscatel flavour, has a sedative effect on the central nervous system and the effect is...
By Sambit Saha in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 18.11.21

Fire in tea garden fans suspicions

An empty tea garden manager’s bungalow where the 1979 movie Lahu Ke Do Rang starring Vinod Khan¬na and Shabana Azmi was shot was gutted in a fire in the early hours of Tuesday. But even bef...
By Vivek Chhetri in Darjeeling

West Bengal  /  Published 10.10.21

Bouquet of six teas in one pack

A tea estate located just outside Alipurduar town has come up with a new way to merchandise its tea attractively with a combination pack of assorted flavours. Majherdabri tea estate, known for its ex...
By Anirban Choudhury in Alipurduar

West Bengal  /  Published 23.09.21

Hill tea bonus talks fail again

Bonus talks between hill tea garden unions and officials of the Darjeeling Tea Association (DTA) failed for the second time on Wednesday. Although hill planters agreed to pay bonus at the rate of 20 ...
By Vivek Chhetri in Darjeeling

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Business  /  Published 20.09.21

Tatas: row over Nepal tea

The Tatas have been dragged into a snowballing controversy over an unchecked flood of Nepal tea imports into the country. The Rs 7,287-crore Tata Consumer Products Ltd (TCPL, formerly Tata Tea) has b...
By Sambit Saha in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 16.09.21

Tea bonus talks in hills fail over pay in parts

Bonus talks between hill tea garden unions and officials of the Darjeeling Tea Association (DTA) failed on Wednesday, with industry principals insisting on payment in instalments, a proposition tea un...
By Vivek Chhetri in Darjeeling

West Bengal  /  Published 03.09.21

Ban Nepal tea import, hill planters urge CM

The Darjeeling Tea Association has requested chief minister Mamata Banerjee to start the process to “permanently ban the import of Nepal tea” into the country. To justify the request, B.K...
By Vivek Chhetri in Darjeeling

Business  /  Published 05.08.21

Darjeeling’s Jungpana tea estate changes hands

Jungpana, one of the most celebrated tea estates of Darjeeling, has a new owner. The Santosh Kumar Kanoria Group, which owns the tea exporting house Balaji Agro International, has bought the garden t...
By Sambit Saha in Calcutta

Food  /  Published 10.01.21

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By Moumita Chaudhuri


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