organic tea

At $35 a kg, Assamese man’s organic tea takes foreign markets by storm (Business Feature - With Image)

June 26th, 2012 - 11:57 am ICT by IANS
Lakhimpur (Assam), June 26 (IANS) Gobin Hazarika is a one-man army. Not in a battlefield, but in a tea garden in Assam, whose owner as well as worker is the ... Read more...

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Technical glitch hits Darjeeling tea e-auction plan

June 18th, 2012 - 3:34 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, June 18 (IANS) Electronic auctioning of the world-famous Darjeeling tea has become uncertain with glitches hitting the launch platform.The e-auction platform was supposed to start in April at the ... Read more...

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Do organic tea, musical pillows and eye masks really help you sleep better?

February 2nd, 2011 - 5:28 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 2 (ANI): There are a million solutions that raid the market every year to make your life better - Organic tea, eye masks, musical pillows and light projectors for instance ... Read more...

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CARE India winds up tsunami relief programmes

January 25th, 2011 - 10:07 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Jan 25 (IANS) Non-governmental organisation (NGO) CARE India Tuesday formally wound up its three phased tsunami relief, rehabilitation and reconstruction programme for the victims of the 2004 calamity. The organisation has ... Read more...

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Crafts bonanza at Delhi’s new terminal 3 (With Image)

July 8th, 2010 - 2:05 pm ICT by IANS
By Madhusree Chatterjee New Delhi, July 8 (IANS) Gourmet papad in tricolour hues, homemade pickles, heritage jewellery...India will hawk its flavours at a huge indigenous lifestyle and crafts bazaar being set up in ... Read more...

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Himachal developing organic tea garden

June 1st, 2010 - 6:41 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, June 1 (IANS) Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Prem Kumar Dhumal Tuesday announced that his government was developing an organic tea garden to revive the tea industry in the hill state. He said ... Read more...

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Lindsay Lohan - The New Blonde

May 29th, 2010 - 6:20 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
May 29, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): Lindsay Lohan – The New Blonde Lindsay Lohan who recently got back from Cannes Film Festival apparently has had a makeover.The 23 year old, ... Read more...

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Exim Bank to fund branding of Indian organic tea

September 17th, 2009 - 3:29 pm ICT by IANS
By Fakir Balaji Coonoor (Tamil Nadu), Sep 17 (IANS) State-run Export-Import (Exim) Bank will finance planters up to 50 percent for branding Indian organic tea in overseas markets, a top bank official said ... Read more...

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Poor monsoon to hit Amalgamated Plantation’s tea yield

September 3rd, 2009 - 8:15 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Sep 3 (IANS) Tea plantation firm Amalgamated Plantation, in which Tata Tea holds a 49.98 percent stake, is expecting a fall in production this fiscal due to poor monsoon, a top ... Read more...

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Organic tea coins gain favour in Europe, Southeast Asia

February 18th, 2009 - 11:03 am ICT by IANS
Margherita (Assam), Feb 18 (IANS) Organic tea coins made by a tribal community in Assam are becoming popular in Europe and Southeast Asian countries with people preferring them increasingly to conventional tea ... Read more...

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‘India’s Sapat eyes Britain’s troubled Whittard’

December 23rd, 2008 - 9:20 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 23 (IANS) Sapat, an Indian tea company, is eyeing Whittard of Chelsea, an upmarket British tea and coffee retailer that is reported to be on the brink of entering administration, ... Read more...

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India’s Premier’s Tea enters North America

October 2nd, 2008 - 11:37 am ICT by IANS
Toronto, Oct 2 (IANS) India's Premier's Tea, which claims to process the world's purest tea at its state-of-the-art facility, has entered the North American market.The Kolkata-based company will sell all its major ... Read more...

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Global tea prices concerns economist

September 19th, 2008 - 6:52 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Sep 19 (IANS) International tea prices are pegged a notch above sustainable levels, a top economist of the Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) said here Friday. "The current global price of ... Read more...

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Organic Kangra tea a hit in Europe

February 20th, 2008 - 5:21 pm ICT by admin
Shimla, Feb 20(IANS) A new way of producing organic tea in Himachal Pradesh's Kangra valley has appealed to the taste of Europeans, claims a tea planter. "I produced 1,000 kg of new ... Read more...

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