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The present and the future of Darjeeling tea

The present and the future of Darjeeling tea

An exclusive interview with Sandip C Jain about Darjeeling and its tea industry    Darjeeling tea is known worldwide for its delicate taste and for being one of the most expensive teas. Despite this, when we look at the tea laborers we find how little their condition has changed over time. They still have to protest for days to increase[Read More…]

by 07/04/2022 Comments are Disabled India
The post-colonial colonialism in the Tea Plantations

The post-colonial colonialism in the Tea Plantations

                The Dooars is a geographically descriptive name. The word Dooars/Duar means the door, the gateway. Historically, there were a total of eighteen Dooars, eleven in Bengal, and the remaining seven in Assam. The Bengal Dooars is also popularly known as the Western Dooars. In the past, during 18th century it was under the occupation of the Bhutanese[Read More…]

by 28/05/2020 Comments are Disabled India