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Taking the art of tea to new heights and setting new standards in the world of tea, Dilmah has today pioneered the concept of Tea Radio; an international radio channel dedicated to world’s most popular beverage – tea.

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Dolly Parton, who helped fund the Moderna vaccine, gets a ‘dose of her own medicine.’

March 8th, 2021

On Tuesday, the country singer Dolly Parton received “a dose of her own medicine,” a shot of the Moderna vaccine

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On Tuesday, the country singer Dolly Parton received “a dose of her own medicine,” a shot of the Moderna vaccine

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When Barry "Bazza" Morris took up music lessons at 84, he wasn't searching for fame. But the now 88-year-old, who is blind and deaf, has amassed a cult following...

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Latest Tea Facts

Does tea affect the absorption of iron?

March 1st, 2021
Does tea affect the absorption of iron?

Iron is present in two forms in our diet. ‘Haem iron’ which is found in meat and fish and ‘non-haem iron’ found in dietary items from plant sources. Absorption of...

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How many cups of tea should I drink to get the required health benefits?

February 22nd, 2021
How many cups of tea should I drink to get the required health benefits?

Tea could be considered as a part of a healthy diet as it provides beneficial effects in addition to hydrating the body. Therefore, tea is a beverage which is suitable...

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Does teabag filter paper contain Epichlorohydrin?

January 6th, 2021
Does teabag filter paper contain Epichlorohydrin?

There have been a number of statements on selected websites that use of teabags filter papers can have health effects as they are made with, or coated with, epichlorohydrin which...

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THE BOSTON TEA PARTY, 16 DECEMBER 1773

December 11th, 2020

In 1770, Lord North repealed four of the five Townshend Duties but retained the 3d tax on tea. The Tea Act of 1773 was intended to rescue the East India Company from its financial problems and provided that the Company might export tea directly to the American colonies and appoint its own agents to sell it. Before this legislation, the Company had been required to sell its tea at auction in London to wholesalers and retailers; now it entered the retail business itself.

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TEA, TYTLERS AND TRIBES - AN AUSTRALIAN WOMAN'S MEMORIES OF TEA PLANTING IN CEYLON

December 11th, 2020

0ur family has its roots in the era of British colonialism. This personal story attempts to tell how a Tytler four generations ago and a Tribe three generations ago, who came from Scotland and England to Sri Lanka ( then Ceylon) lured by the prospects of coffee and tea planting, stayed to call that lovely island 'home'. My story shows how times have changed and our family, having made its distinctive contribution to Sri Lanka's history and economic development, moved on. In our case, the move was made to Australia. There are descendants of Robert Boyd Tytler, John Campbell Tribe and their like, scattered around the world today who share our Sri Lankan background. They might wish to know where their ancestors came from, and what life had been like in the years before their own parents and grandparents decided to emigrate to other lands and other ways of life.

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1873 – First Shipment of Ceylon Tea arrives in London

October 6th, 2020

The first Shipment of Ceylon Tea, a consignment of 23lb (10kg) arrived in London for trade

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