Tag: gardens

5 Results

  • The royal state of India

    The royal state of India

    Rajasthan’s uniqueness lies in its food, attire and history, as well as the contrast between its abundant colours and vast desert stretches.

    December 7, 2019
  • Rainfall hits gardens, tea production dips

    Rainfall hits gardens, tea production dips

    Production falls by around 10-15 per cent in first fortnight of July, says planters.

    July 24, 2019
  • Two Duncan tea gardens to reopen

    Two Duncan tea gardens to reopen

    The closed Hantapara and Gerganda tea gardens under the Duncan group of companies are set to reopen on 5 February. The decision to this effect was taken during a tripartite meeting held at Nabanna in Kolkata on Monday. Both the tea gardens are lying abandoned since April 2015. Representatives of the State Labor Department, Duncan …

    January 30, 2018
  • Teeming with myths and mandirs

    Teeming with myths and mandirs

    The Garden of Five Senses is the latest attraction in Delhi but earlier, the gardens of the medieval emperors were the ones that elicited awe and wonder. The British were as attracted to them as the locals and that is why, when they built New Delhi, they laid a Mughal Garden in the Viceroy’s House …

    October 20, 2017
  • The medieval gardens and vineyards of Delhi

    The medieval gardens and vineyards of Delhi

    Madho Das-ki-Baghichi's Angoori Bagh has a lot of hoary trees now but once grapes grew there in abundance and travellers could eat them to their hearts' content.

    October 12, 2017