Tea planters urge the Tea board to provide guidelines for tea waste export
Saturday, August 3, 2019, 8:30 AM
Tea planters urge the Tea board to provide guidelines for tea waste export. A delegation of Tea planter association, NETA met Arun Kumar Ray, Deputy Chairman, Tea Board. "Teas are selling at a very slow pace and at times we are forced to sell below cost of production. We are seriously worried that this year most of us will have to bear loss."
Pre-monsoon rain leads to floods in parts of Northeast
Wednesday, June 13, 2018, 9:36 PM
Monsoon is yet to arrive in Northeast officially, but several states in the region, including Mizoram, Manipur and Tripura, have experienced heavy rainfall in the last few days, leading to floods, landslides and relocation of residents. The pre-monsoon rainfall this year in the region is about 75% more than average, weather officials said.