Tea Workers
West Bengal  /  Published 03.03.23

GTA scan on tea worker land rights

A member of the Gorkhaland Territorial Administration said that they will take up with the state government the technical aspects that may crop up in land documents...

West Bengal  /  Published 24.02.23

Bengal seeks planter view on land rights

The tea planters had raised several technical issues over the granting of land rights to the workers in their meeting with the chief secretary following which the state has asked to file a response...
By Vivek Chhetri in Darjeeling

West Bengal  /  Published 19.02.23

Tea planters' crisis plan

In order to address this prevailing grave situation we are working on several issues, says principal advisor, DTA...
By Vivek Chhetri in Darjeeling

West Bengal  /  Published 15.01.23

Tea tourism prompts call for land rights

The move is to ensure that the workers living do not face displacement from their quarters if tea companies take up the initiative to develop tourism infrastructure in tea gardens...
By Avijit Sinha in Siliguri

West Bengal  /  Published 30.12.22

PF-Aadhaar link: TMC tea union to help

Special camps will be held in tea gardens of the Dooars by the provident fund authorities to sort out these problem...
By Our Correspondent in Alipurduar


West Bengal  /  Published 14.12.22

TMC leads PF protest in tea belt

Hundreds of tea workers are being deprived of their PF because of the lackadaisical attitude of EPFO authorities: Ritabrata Banerjee...
By Our Correspondent in Jalpaiguri

West Bengal  /  Published 01.09.22

20 per cent or not: Tea belt bonus talks

We want tea companies to pay bonus at 20 per cent rate or more, says union leader Alok Chakraborty...
By Our Correspondent in Siliguri

Culture  /  Published 28.08.22

This Month

Bangladesh tea workers protest demanding salary hike, while in 1940 Calcutta Hight Court pass verdict on Bhawal Sanyasi...
By Team Graphic

West Bengal  /  Published 07.07.22

Tea workers fear Hasimara airport

But representatives of local trade bodies believe that it will boost the economy in and around the district...
By Our Correspondent in Alipurduar

West Bengal  /  Published 23.06.22

Tea staff: 3-year wage pact or strike

In May, employees had observed a 72-hour strike over same demand...
By Our Correspondent in Alipurduar


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