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Three die in ailing Duncans gardens
Calcutta Telegraph

Five Panighatta Tea workers have died in past 10 days

After deaths in the Dooars tea gardens, five workers of now closed Panighatta Tea estate in Terai region have died in past ten days due to suspected malnourishment and lack of medical aid although the ruling Trinamool Congress denied the death due ..., 2 days ago
HT Syndication

The chronicle of a crisis in the Dooars

The article below represents a preview only and is not meant for reuse or republishing. Chalsa (West Bengal), Nov. 17 -- Several times in the past couple of weeks, West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee has warned tea garden owners in the ...
 HT Syndication1 week ago

Yet another TG closes down, 1600 wo...

Tea gardens in the Dooars region of Jalpaiguri continue to close down after Kumlai TG located under Mal Bazaar Sub-division in Jalpaiguri District closed down this morning without any notice. Sources said the owners have locked down the office and ...
 The Echo Of India1 week ago CM warns owners of closed tea gardens in Dooars  Press Trust of India3 weeks ago PTI - MAMATA-LD DUNCAN - CM warns owners of closed tea gardens in Dooars  Namibia Press Agency3 weeks ago Mamata Banerjee warns owners of closed tea gardens in Dooars  MyInforms3 weeks ago

Weekend Vacations: The Dooars of perception

 Livemint.com2 weeks ago
Calcutta Telegraph

Tea official attacked

Alipurduar, Nov. 9: An assistant manager of Mugalkata Tea Garden in the Dooars suffered injuries this morning when he staved off an attack by a worker with a knife. Samorendranath Roy was admitted to Banarhat health centre with injuries on the ...
 Calcutta Telegraph2 weeks ago Dooars tea gardens in bad shape  Deccan Herald3 weeks ago Fraud case call for Duncans  Calcutta Telegraph3 weeks ago Tea garden strike  HT Syndication1 week ago
Hindustan Times

Rs 100 crore for stressed gardens

KOLKATA: In the wake of tea garden workers' death in Dooars, a group of ministers (GoM) formed by chief minister Mamata Banerjee has decided to extend a series of sops in the areas of food, health, power and education for the employees of not only ...
 Times of India2 weeks ago Kolkata: Stick with your Didi, CM tells tea garden workers in Dooars  Hindustan Times3 weeks ago
Calcutta Telegraph

West Bengal govt mounts pressure on Duncans' chief

The West Bengal government is mounting pressure on Duncans chairman G P Goenka to address the tea gardens crisis in the Dooars. "Either clear due wages at 13 closed tea gardens in Dooars or give up the gardens to the government," was the message ...
 Deccan Herald2 weeks ago Mamata govt ready to run estates  Deccan Herald3 weeks ago 13 years too late for many in North Bengal's tea gardens  MyInforms5 days ago Duncans pay dues at one garden after warning by Mamata  Deccan Herald2 weeks ago

Growth in bank lending to tea sector stagnates

KOLKATA: Falling prices and rising wage cost are likely to squeeze the profit margins of tea growers in Dooars of North Bengal, dampening their chances of attracting finances, according to analysts. Data shows that growth in banks' lending to the ...
 Economic Times3 weeks ago Expected fall in profit margin may throw bank lending to tea sector off track  Economic Times3 weeks ago
The Hindu

Bengal begins probe into closure of tea gardens

In a move that is unprecedented in the history of the Darjeeling-Dooars tea industry, the West Bengal government on Monday initiated a probe into the closure of 13 tea gardens owned by Duncan. The state CID, which is probing the case, summoned ...
 Deccan Herald3 weeks ago Labour unrest blamed  The Hindu4 weeks ago Scientifically-grown and processed tea soon  The Hindu2 months ago

Bengal tea gardens brew political tension

KOLKATA: Starvation deaths in Dooars tea gardens of north Bengal are slowly taking a political turn as opposition parties like CPIM and BJP are whipping the issue up to make it a poll plank. Some three lakh people are employed in the Dooars ...
 Economic Times3 weeks ago Gardens owners not taking ration: Minister  Times of India3 weeks ago Starvation Deaths Stalk Bengal Estates  New Indian Express3 weeks ago
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