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Tea production declining in organised sector in India


August 7th, 2012 - 1:47 pm ICT by IANS
Agartala, Aug 7 (IANS) Tea production in the organised sector in declining in India due to ageing bushes and little investment and the country may have lost 50 million kg ... Read more...

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Tea Board to shift northeast zonal Office to Jorhat


June 27th, 2012 - 8:49 pm ICT by IANS
Guwahati, June 27 (IANS) The Tea Board of India is to shift its northeast zonal office from Guwahati to Jorhat in Assam, a top official of the board said Wednesday.The ... Read more...

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Centre will help revive Kangra tea: Anand Sharma


April 10th, 2012 - 7:37 pm ICT by IANS
Palampur (Himachal Pradesh), April 10 (IANS) Commerce Minister Anand Sharma Tuesday announced a multi-pronged project to boost production and export of tea produced in the Kangra valley that is known ... Read more...

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‘Assam losing revenue as Bodo tea growers sell to Bengal’


March 25th, 2012 - 5:03 pm ICT by IANS
Guwahati, March 25 (IANS) Small tea growers in the four Bodoland Territorial Area Districts (BTAD) in Assam are forced to sell their green leaves to markets in neighbouring West Bengal ... Read more...

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Revenue loss for Assam as Bodo area tea goes to Bengal


March 24th, 2012 - 8:42 pm ICT by IANS
Guwahati, March 24 (IANS) The Assam government has been losing a huge sum of revenue as tea growers in the four Bodoland Territorial Area Districts (BTAD), on the north bank ... Read more...

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Indians help revive tea estates in Malawi


November 30th, 2011 - 1:40 pm ICT by IANS
Accra, Nov 30 (IANS) A group of Indian experts is helping revive tea cultivation in Malawi in southern Africa and has so far succeeded in putting 8,500 acres of ... Read more...

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Himachal tea firm gets ISO certification


April 19th, 2011 - 2:48 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, April 19 (IANS) Himachal Pradesh's Dharamsala Tea Company has become the first tea firm in the state to get an ISO (International Organisation for Standardisation) certification, the company said ... Read more...

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For small farmers, it’s tea time in Assam!


January 14th, 2011 - 1:58 pm ICT by IANS
By Syed Zarir Hussain Guwahati, Jan 14 (IANS) They were once the domain of hard-nosed British sahibs on horseback. But today, the lush green tea plantations in Assam have come full circle with ... Read more...

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Assocham’s development blueprint for Jharkhand


October 22nd, 2010 - 8:01 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, Oct 22 (IANS) The Associated Chambers of Commerce and Industry of India(Assocham) Friday submitted a development blueprint to Jharkhand Chief Minister Arjun Munda stressing the need for agro-based, mining and environmental ... Read more...

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Small tea growers usher in winds of change in Assam (With Image)


September 4th, 2010 - 11:37 am ICT by IANS
By Azera Rahman Tinsukia (Assam), Sep 4 (IANS) A green revolution is sweeping Assam, empowering many people for the first time and rejuvenating the state's economy. Small tea gardens now dot the landscape ... Read more...

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Former tea garden owners are Tripura’s new entrepreneurs


July 11th, 2010 - 12:53 pm ICT by IANS
By Sujit Chakraborty Kamalpur (Tripura), July 11 (IANS) A tea garden worker until seven years ago, 48-year-old Matang Tanglua is today among over 5,500 entrepreneurs who own small tea estates of their ... Read more...

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Kangra Tea is set for another bloom (With Images)


June 18th, 2010 - 12:17 pm ICT by IANS
By Vishal Gulati Palampur (Himachal Pradesh), June 18 (IANS) The aroma of tea is going to waft across the picturesque Kangra valley once again, with fresh stimulus from the central and state governments ... 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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Indian tea will bank on location branding


February 20th, 2008 - 5:17 pm ICT by admin
By Aroonim Bhuyan Dubai, Feb 20 (IANS) India will promote its teas globally based on the product's place of cultivation such as Darjeeling, Assam and Nilgiri, the chairman of the country's tea board ... Read more...

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