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Tuesday, May 26, 2020



International Tea Day: Dipping into Pune’s amruttulya tea-drinking culture

May 21, 2020 5:44 pm

Tea became a popular beverage after a push from the British East India Company. On International Tea Day, it is important to recognise the contribution of the many small institutions, such as small thelas and hole-in-the-wall teashops, like the amruttulyas of Pune.

Just how beneficial is the guava leaf? Find out

May 18, 2020 9:10 am

From weight loss to hair and skincare, the guava leaves can take care of everything.

Want to give your immunity a big boost? Have lemon tea

May 15, 2020 9:31 am

If you are looking for ways to stay in the pink of health, here are some reasons why you must incorporate lemon tea in your diet.

Have you heard of ballerina tea? Here's why it could be a weight loss component

May 12, 2020 6:20 pm

The one big advantage is that unlike other kinds of teas which have some amount of caffeine in them, ballerina tea is totally caffeine free.

Love chai? Here's another reason to drink it every day

May 06, 2020 10:05 am

Say cheers to chai: As per lifestyle coach Luke Coutinho, Indian chai can be a good immunity booster; find out how.

Looking to boost your health? Try onion tea

May 03, 2020 12:21 pm

As strange as it may seem, onion tea is actually a thing -- and yes, it is exactly what it sounds like: a tea made with onions, and other ingredients.

Tea Board proposes random checking to ensure quality, food safety compliance

April 20, 2020 11:49 am

If the produced tea failed to adhere to the Food Safety and Standards Authority of India (FSSAI) norms, it may not be allowed to be auctioned.

Tea exports dip by three per cent in 2019

February 06, 2020 5:23 pm

Value realization during the last calendar year, however, stood at Rs 5,610.65 crore, around Rs 275 crore more than what it was in 2018.

Small tea growers' produced 685.08 million kg in 2019

February 03, 2020 5:23 pm

Small tea growers (STGs) have also sought a dedicated fund from the Commerce ministry for helping the promotion of exports of the produce.

Drinking too much tea? Here is how it can affect your health

December 01, 2019 6:09 pm

Excess of anything is bad; even tea.


It's chai time

December 15, 2018 10:30 am

The ritual of drinking tea goes beyond all boundaries in India. On average, we consume 837.000 tonnes of tea every year. This International Tea day, learn a few new simple recipes about India's most popular drink - Chai.