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  • Delhiwale: Rare tea is back

    By Nov 10, 2022 2:49 PM

    Delhi’s most rare sort of street chai, it has neither malai nor milk, and it pops up only for the duration of cold months.

  • Price stagnation, low productivity challenges before Assam tea industry: Bharatiya Cha Parishad

    By Oct 29, 2022 12:57 PM

    Dibrugarh, Oct 28 (PTI) The biggest challenge faced by Assam tea industry is stagnation in prices coupled with high cost of production and low productivity, according to Nalin Khemani, the chairman of Bharatiya Cha Parishad (BCP), an association of tea planters and factory-owners.

  • Plan to link Palampur varsity tea gardens with tourism

    By Oct 28, 2022 2:45 PM

    Palampur, October 27 The university tea gardens will soon undergo a transformation with the addition of a cafeteria. This was disclosed by Prof HK Chaudhary, Vice-Chancellor, CSK HP Agriculture University, here on Thursday.

  • Darjeeling tea industry is in peril. Heres how to fix it

    By Oct 11, 2022 11:59 AM

    The British created the tea industry in India in the 1840s to counter the growing dependence on Chinese tea. What began with the great tea heist from China by Robert Fortune, a Scottish botanist, plant hunter and traveller, ultimately led to the dislocation of indigenous Lepchas from erstwhile Dorje-Ling and then the migration and oppression of Nepalis. These migrants were vital for creating engineering marvels such as the Toy Train, highways on the steep hills of Darjeeling, and the carving out of plantations on hills originally occupied by ancient forests. All this was done to quench the demand for tea back in London.

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