23 Mar 2019
Mizoram, the hill state, is again going to be a dry state from April 1, 2019.
28 Dec 2018
We are all aware of how Indians love to drink.
20 Oct 2018
A minor girl was molested in Lakhisarai in Bihar after being made to consume liquor by a friend of hers and a 35-year-old man.
13 Oct 2018
Four persons were arrested and 700 bottles of foreign liquor seized from their possession in Muzaffarpur, Bihar yesterday.
21 Jul 2018
Police today seized a huge consignment of Indian-Made Foreign Liquor (IMFL), worth Rs. 10 lakh, from Sujawalpur Chowk in Muzaffarpur district of "dry" Bihar.
10 Jun 2018
In a crackdown against liquor sale in the state, the Bihar government has requested 20 special dogs from Telangana to sniff out alcohol.
08 Jun 2018
The Bihar government is planning to put a blanket ban on sale and purchase of khaini (a processed tobacco product). In the state, liquor was banned two years ago.
01 May 2018
Two railway employees were arrested from a Patna-bound train near the city on Tuesday for trying to smuggle liquor to dry Bihar.
02 Mar 2018
When he launched his political party "Makkal Needhi Maiam" last week, superstar Kamal Haasan shied away from taking a stand on issues. However, now, Haasan has made his party's stance clear on two pertinent issues prevalent in Tamil Nadu: giving out freebies and alcohol prohibition.
26 Feb 2018
If any restaurant, bar/club or vendor is caught serving liquor to anyone under 25 years, strict action like suspending license or imposing heavy fine will be levied on it, said Delhi government.
09 Nov 2017
Last month, the home of a North Korean diplomat in Islamabad, was robbed.
18 Sep 2017
Goa will soon ban alcohol consumption in public places to minimize drunken brawls and related nuisance, state chief minister Manohar Parrikar announced on Sunday.
06 Sep 2017
Bringing relief to over 15,000 liquor outlets in Maharashtra, State Excise Commissioner Ashwini Joshi issued orders for renewal of their suspended licenses.
06 Sep 2017
After five dry months, several liquor shops and bars in Delhi are set to resume businesses, thanks to Delhi Government's directions to deseal liquor vends within 500m of highways under municipal areas.
25 Aug 2017
After two dry months, several pubs, bars, and restaurants in Bengaluru are set to re-open.
24 Jul 2017
Following huge dent in Karnataka's excise revenue in light of SC banning sale of alcohol on highways, state government is all set to open 900 liquor stores across Karnataka, including 30 in Bengaluru.
16 Jul 2017
With Delhi Police claiming to have hiked security at Hauz Khas and not banning 'Ladies Night', situation on ground zero seems to be different from what they claim.
14 Jul 2017
The liquor ban in Bihar, its positive effects notwithstanding, has taken a toll on healthcare.
13 Jul 2017
After the exemption granted to other hilly states like Sikkim, Meghalaya, the SC granted an exemption to Arunachal Pradesh from its liquor ban.
11 Jul 2017
The Congress-led Karnataka government has proposed a scheme of providing 24X7 electricity supply to 1,260 villages in the next one year.
06 Jul 2017
Gujarat Government's counsel on Wednesday accused noted social activist Teesta Setalvad for spending the money meant for Gujarat riots victims on liquor and her personal expenses.
04 Jul 2017
The Supreme Court said that there is nothing wrong with denotifying highways passing through cities.
04 Jul 2017
In a major relief to businesses, the SC said that bars on city roads will be exempt from the highway liquor ban.
19 Jun 2017
Bengaluru has reached a yoga frenzy with people as old as 79-year-old to young men, women practising yoga and not missing it for a single day.
06 May 2017
States allowing liquor don't fret over revealing liquor revenue, but that isn't the case with Mizoram.
05 May 2017
In major relief to tens of businesses and lakhs of customers, Gurugram's Cyber Hub has been cleared for serving alcohol after the SC's liquor ban pushed it into limbo.
05 May 2017
Public drinking can now land people behind the bars in Goa.
21 Apr 2017
With the SC's ban on sale of alcohol within 500 metres of the highway, Sector 30 and Sohna Road in Gurugram may witness the closure of four pubs/bars.
19 Apr 2017
Markets across Bengaluru are witnessing vegetable prices soar as compared to prices last week.
13 Apr 2017
To protect 500 bars and wine shops on the Western Express and Eastern Express Highways from the recent SC liquor ban, the Mumbai Metropolitan Region Development Authority has reportedly sought to take them over from the state PWD; if approved, they will no longer be considered highways.
04 Apr 2017
Gurugram's famous Cyber Hub and Ambience Mall have changed their entrances in violation of sanctioned plans to circumvent the SC's 500-metre liquor ban. Other developers are mulling similar options.
03 Apr 2017
Several states in the country have been aggrieved by the Supreme Court's decision to ban the sale of liquor around national highways.
02 Apr 2017
80 liquor shops around NH58, have been exempt from the Supreme Court enforced ban on liquor sales around highways. NH58 and NH58E, were denotified last year, but are yet to officially become State Highways.
01 Apr 2017
The Supreme Court has barred the sale of liquor in shops and bars within 500 meters of national and state highways from April 1. It also barred liquor advertising in the vicinity.