14 Mar 2020
Excise duty on petrol, diesel hiked Rs. 3 per liter
The government on Friday announced an increase in excise duty on petrol and diesel by Rs. 3 per liter, the steepest hike in eight years.
20 Jan 2019
Pay extra for beer, save cows in UP
If you are a resident of Uttar Pradesh, your beer will take care of cow shelters now.
08 Jan 2019
BJP leader in soup for distributing liquor at temple event
Former Uttar Pradesh minister Naresh Agarwal and his son Nitin have landed themselves in controversy after two videos surfaced on the Internet yesterday showing 200ml plastic liquor bottles being distributed inside lunch packets at a temple event.
26 Jul 2018
Delhiites, now pay more for Johnnie Walker, VAT-69 in bars
With a target to achieve 20% revenue growth over 2017, Delhi Government has planned something that'll be a sure downer for tipplers.
18 Jun 2018
Arun Jaitley urges citizens to pay taxes honestly
Union Minister Arun Jaitley today urged citizens to pay their due share of taxes "honestly" to reduce dependence on oil as a revenue source.
21 May 2018
Changing tunes: Live music to replace recorded-songs in Delhi bars
Delhi government's new directive is ought to change your experience in the state's bars.
28 Feb 2018
Noida: Over Rs. 770 crore liquor consumed in a year?
Noida will soon turn into a town of 'sharabis', if the latest data by the Excise department is to be believed.
05 Nov 2017
GST on daily-use goods expected to go down
Consumers and small-and-medium businesses across India may soon have a reason to celebrate.
03 Oct 2017
Govt cuts excise duty on petrol, diesel by Rs. 2/litre
The Centre reduced the Basic Excise Duty rate on petrol and diesel by Rs. 2/litre. The new prices will be effective from 4 October.
18 Sep 2017
Petrol, diesel price rise, based on dynamic fuel pricing, explained
In the last few months, prices of petrol and diesel have been consistently rising across all major cities.