Articles about Liquor

Celebrity Breweries will invest over Rs. 100cr in West Bengal

20 Sep 2021

Celebrity Breweries will invest over Rs. 100cr in West Bengal

City-based Celebrity Breweries Private Limited plans to invest more than Rs. 100 crore in the West Bengal beer market, a top company official said.

Empty liquor bottles found in Maharashtra secretariat; government orders probe

10 Aug 2021

Empty liquor bottles found in Maharashtra secretariat; government orders probe

Several empty liquor bottles were found dumped in a duct in the Maharashtra secretariat complex in south Mumbai on Tuesday, prompting the state government to order a probe.

Assam: First phase of online liquor sale limited to Guwahati

23 Jul 2021

Assam: First phase of online liquor sale limited to Guwahati

The first phase of the online sale of liquor in Assam has been limited to the Guwahati Municipal Corporation area. It will be extended to state's other parts gradually.

MP: Four cops suspended after video shows them consuming liquor

21 Jul 2021

MP: Four cops suspended after video shows them consuming liquor

Four police constables, including two women, were suspended after a video surfaced in which they were purportedly seen consuming liquor near a patrolling vehicle in Madhya Pradesh's Khargone district, officials said on Wednesday.

Bars open till 3 am, microbreweries promoted: Delhi's liquor policy

06 Jul 2021

Bars open till 3 am, microbreweries promoted: Delhi's liquor policy

The Delhi government made its excise policy for 2021-22 public on Monday with the aim to clean up malpractices and user experience.

Rules for home delivery of liquor come into force today

11 Jun 2021

Rules for home delivery of liquor come into force today

The Delhi government notified the rules allowing home delivery of liquor for orders placed through mobile applications and websites on Thursday, which will come into effect from Friday.

Tanker driver carrying liquor robbed, killed by unknown persons

09 Jun 2021

Tanker driver carrying liquor robbed, killed by unknown persons

A tanker driver carrying liquor in his vehicle from a distillery was allegedly killed after being robbed by some unknown persons near under construction Faridpur toll plaza in Bareilly, police said on Wednesday.

Aligarh: Hooch tragedy strikes again; five dead, 22 hospitalized

03 Jun 2021

Aligarh: Hooch tragedy strikes again; five dead, 22 hospitalized

Five people died and at least 22 took ill after allegedly consuming spurious liquor in a village in Aligarh district, police said on Thursday.

Delhi allows home delivery of liquor via app, website

01 Jun 2021

Delhi allows home delivery of liquor via app, website

People in Delhi can now order home delivery of Indian and foreign liquor through a dedicated mobile app or website, the city's government says.

Aligarh hooch tragedy: Death toll rises to 36, officials suspended

01 Jun 2021

Aligarh hooch tragedy: Death toll rises to 36, officials suspended

The death toll in the Aligarh hooch tragedy rose to 36 on Monday with authorities confirming 11 more deaths, even as the Uttar Pradesh government cracked the whip on UP Excise Commissioner P Guruprasad, and suspended two other senior officials.

Now order full liquor bottle on table in Delhi clubs

24 Mar 2021

Now order full liquor bottle on table in Delhi clubs

Delhiites will soon have an option to order a full bottle of liquor on their tables in hotels and clubs as a Group of Ministers headed by Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia recommended several steps that are part of excise reforms.

Lowering of drinking-age will stop 'booze visits' to NCR: Officials

23 Mar 2021

Lowering of drinking-age will stop 'booze visits' to NCR: Officials

The excise policy reforms, reducing the drinking age from 25 years to 21 years, are expected to prevent young people of Delhi from going to NCR cities to quench their thirst for alcohol, officials said.

Delhi lowers legal drinking age from 25 to 21

22 Mar 2021

Delhi lowers legal drinking age from 25 to 21

The legal drinking age in Delhi has been lowered from 25 to 21, Delhi Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia announced on Monday.