Tag: tea

Trouble brewing: Assam tea industry is struggling for survival

Tea planters in Assam said that tea industry is struggling for survival due to prices declining below the Cost of Production (CoP). Bidyananda Barkakoty, Adviser,...

Caffeine May Raise Risk of Inherited Glaucoma

June 10, 2021 — People who drink a lot of caffeine have a higher risk of glaucoma, but only if their genes already make...

Recipe for disaster: COVID-19 spreads fear in India’s tea estates

When Indian tea plantation worker Bholanath Natto and his wife tested positive for COVID-19 their biggest worry was not their health, but where they would...

Science Reveals Why Tea Is Good for Your Heart

By Robert PreidtHealthDay Reporter TUESDAY, March 9, 2021 (HealthDay News) — If a nice hot cup of tea sounds good to you, there’s even more...

Green Tea, Coffee May Help You Avoid a 2nd Heart Attack

At the outset, the participants completed questionnaires on their diets and other lifestyle habits. By the end of the study, 9,253 people had died. ...

Kombucha and MS: What the Experts Say

There’s been a lot of buzz lately that kombucha, a fermented drink that’s become popular on supermarket shelves, may help with multiple sclerosis (MS). ...

Tea consumption outside home rises; reaches pre-Covid levels

Kolkata: As lockdowns ease across the country and economic activities picked up, tea consumption outside the home has gone up since last fortnight and has...

Indian basmati rice and tea exporters to Iran facing uncertainty

Uncertainty looms over export of basmati rice and tea to Iran as the Central Bank of Iran has slowed down allocation of currency against which...

Assam CM Sarbananda Sonowal cautions police against over activism

GUWAHATI: Assam chief minister Sarbananda Sonowal cautioned the police against over activism and the police department to conduct opinion polls on social media to get...