Business  /  Published 20.01.19

Gardens fail to get early start signal

The Tea Board has put a blanket ban this year to maintain the quality of tea coming to the market...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

India  /  Published 09.04.19

Challenge brews in Bengal's tea belt

The condition of the tea industry is one of the major issues in Alipurduar; around 11 lakh of the 16 lakh voters are linked to this sector...
By Devadeep Purohit in Alipurduar

North East  /  Published 25.03.19

Centenarian raring to ink finger

Retired teacher has voted in every election since 1951...
By Manoj Kumar Ojha in Doomdooma

North East  /  Published 18.03.19

First-time tea voters demand job openings

Assam's youth still unemployed owing to lack of job opportunities...
By Manoj Kumar Ojha in Doomdooma

North East  /  Published 09.03.19

Plea to keep sulai antidote handy

The move is a follow-up of a departmental review of the causes and the circumstances leading to the high casualty in the recent hooch tragedy...
By Our Special Correspondent in Guwahati


North East  /  Published 22.02.19

Assam suspends 2 excise staff after hooch deaths

The hooch deaths took place despite a crackdown against illegal dens...
By Avishek Sengupta in Guwahati

West Bengal  /  Published 19.02.19

Duncans tea garden manager gheraoed over due pay

The gherao triggered a war of words between the BJP and the Trinamul Congress...
By Our Correspondent in Jalpaiguri

North East  /  Published 01.02.19

Meghalaya coal ban hits Barak tea production

Barak Valley has around 101 tea gardens, which use coal as fuel...
By Our Correspondent in Hailakandi

Opinion  /  Published 27.03.19

Civilization and madness in the animal world

The glimpses offered by modern research into the minds of animals can challenge established scientific doctrines...
By Uddalak Mukherjee

North East  /  Published 07.03.19

Portable kit cry in hooch aftermath

The victims had fallen prey to higher quantities of methanol...
By Avishek Sengupta in Guwahati


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