With many kinds of tea available in the market, The Week attempted to better understand tea and all its myriad benefits and met up with Twistina Subba, of Kathmandu Tea Room in Jawalakhel, who helped shed light on the matter and also taught us how to correctly brew a good cuppa.
KATHMANDU, Nov 20: Milk Tea is a play based on struggles of single woman who wishes to live her life on her own terms and her own wishes. Shrijana Adhikari, director of the play, plays main character in the play.
CHRISTCHURCH, New Zealand, Nov 19: Pakistan added only 44 runs between lunch and tea on the third day of the second cricket test on Saturday as it sought to erase New Zealand's first innings lead of 67 runs.
RAJKOT, India, Nov 11: Cheteshwar Pujara was one short of his century and Murali Vijay was 86 not out as India reached 228-1 at tea Friday, cutting England's first-innings lead to 309 runs on day three of the series-opening cricket test.
JHAPA, Nov 7: Several reports of taskforces, formed to study problems in tea farming and recommend needful suggestions to the government, are gathering dust, affecting tea farmers, workers and industrialists.
Islamabad, Oct 21: A Pakistani tea merchant with velvet eyes saw his life changed this week when his portrait spread around the Internet, sparking ardent debates on class, objectification, and the place of ethnic Pashtuns in society.
KATHMANDU, Oct 14: All preparations for hosting tea reception program by CPN-UML on the occasion of the Badadashain, Tihar, Nepal Sambat and Chhath festivals has been completed. The party is hosting the tea reception programme tomorrow.
KATHMANDU, Oct 14: The CPN (UML) has extended an invitation to President Bidya Devi Bhandari to a tea reception it is hosting tomorrow on the occasion of the Bijaya Dashami, Deepawali, Nepal Sambat and Chhath festivals.
ILAM, Aug 4: International demand for tea produced in Ilam district was hit hard when a test in Germany few months ago revealed that it contained a harmful chemical called 'anthraquinone', or simply 'acque'. After a period of drop in its demand, of late demand for Ilam tea has shown significant improvement in recent days, especially in Europe and the USA.
KATHMANDU, July 18: Bankers have taken exception over a new measure in the monetary policy for Fiscal Year 2016/17 that requires them to directly lend 2 percent of their total loans in the deprived sector.