Tea Garden
West Bengal  /  Published 18.03.23

Pact clears decks for tourism in hill garden

In the 23-point agreement, management has agreed to withdraw all cases and not to retrench any worker citing the tourism project...
By Vivek Chhetri in Darjeeling

West Bengal  /  Published 16.03.23

Rs 1,400cr to tap tea garden land

Several tea estates in Darjeeling hills, Terai and the Dooars put forward their plans before government screening committee...
By Vivek Chhetri, Sambit Saha in Darjeeling/Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 15.03.23

Carpenter mauled to death by leopard

Safikul Islam was returning home at Salbari when the animal attacked him around 10pm...
By Our Correspondent in Jalpaiguri

West Bengal  /  Published 23.02.23

Cinchona land rights call

Talk of ownership in tea gardens inspires century-old sector...
By Vivek Chhetri in Darjeeling

West Bengal  /  Published 17.02.23

Govt scan on takeover of tea gardens

GTA accused of facilitating acquisition of estates in violation of norms...
By Vivek Chhetri in Darjeeling


West Bengal  /  Published 16.02.23

Govt promises land rights for tea workers

Budget extends exemption from payment of cess and farm tax...
By Avijit Sinha in Siliguri

West Bengal  /  Published 06.02.23

Tea export and price increase

Overseas sale rises 18% in 2022...
By Avijit Sinha in Siliguri

West Bengal  /  Published 31.01.23

Tea workers protest pay delay

Company which owns Kalchini tea estate in district, was supposed to disburse fortnight’s wages on January 21...
By Our Correspondent in Alipurduar

West Bengal  /  Published 28.01.23

Sit-ins before BJP legislators’ homes

Trinamul kicks off 10-day-long demonstrations over tea garden issues...
By Our Bureau in Siliguri

West Bengal  /  Published 26.01.23

Bengal tea leaf picking dates

Tea board issued order that said that plucking of leaves will commence in Dooars, Terai and Bihar on February 18...
By Our Correspondent in Siliguri


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