Tea Estates
North East  /  Published 22.04.20

TRA resorts to online links

Video conferencing on a regular basis with tea planters...
By Our Special Correspondent in Guwahati

West Bengal  /  Published 11.04.20

Tea plucking allowed with more workers

In Bengal the small tea sector stopped functioning on March 22...
By Avijit Sinha in Siliguri

West Bengal  /  Published 09.04.20

Tea estates to open with 15% rider

Earlier, the state govt had only allowed the spraying of pesticides and irrigation work in the tea gardens...
By Avijit Sinha in Siliguri

West Bengal  /  Published 25.03.20

Workers keep away from hill tea estates

The state has exempted production units which require continuous process from the 21-day lockdown’s ambit...
By Vivek Chhetri in Darjeeling

North East  /  Published 19.02.20

Clean and green energy plan for gardens

Solar power plants to be installed in all estates across the country...
By Tanmoy Chakraborty in Agartala


West Bengal  /  Published 05.01.20

Push to keep leopards away from tea gardens

In the past 1 year, 6 persons, including children, have been killed by wild leopards in tea gardens of the district...
By Our Correspondent in Alipurduar

Books  /  Published 16.12.19

Life in the tea estates of Ooty

Stories from the tea plantations of South India...
By M. Ravindran and Saaz Aggarwal

West Bengal  /  Published 15.10.19

Hill tea garden stops work over bonus row

On October 11,7 hill unions had signed an agreement accepting 12 per cent of the bonus within 10 days...
By Vivek Chhetri in Darjeeling

West Bengal  /  Published 19.07.19

Tea loss in Dooars: Rs 60 crore & counting

In the past week, tea estates have been hit by heavy rainfall, affecting the yield...
By Anirban Choudhury in Alipurduar

North East  /  Published 06.07.19

130 child workers ‘saved’

They had been sent to work in different tea gardens in Namsai and other eastern districts of Arunachal Pradesh...
By Manoj Kumar Ojha in Doomdooma


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