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Apr 12, 2017
Liquor ban on highways: States sidestepping SC order, renaming 'city roads' to ensure bars stay openArtfulness has returned to India with a rage following the Supreme Court ruling that banned liquor shops and bars along highways. Quick action in certain states have seen highways being denotified into streets
Apr 10, 2017
Air India grounds pilot for three months after he turns up drunk for flightAir India pilots were the top violators of Aircraft Rules in 2016 with the national carrier registering 24 cases, followed by Indigo with 9 cases and SpiceJet with 7 cases.
Mar 26, 2017
Ohio nightclub shooting: 1 dead, 15 injured after lone gunman opened fire; shooter on the loosePolice say 15 people were shot and one person was killed when gunfire erupted at a nightclub in Ohio's Cincinnati.
Feb 24, 2017
Manipur Election 2017: Enforcement agencies have seized over 51 litres of liquor since 4 JanuaryManipur, which is officially a dry state, seems to be on a high during electioneering with huge amount of liquor being regularly seized by the Excise department.
Jan 21, 2017
Bihar: Human chain just the beginning of alcohol-free society; prepare people for actual changeThe motive behind the human chain is to ensure that the liquor ban is made successful in the state and that our society is made free from the distressing clutches of alcohol addiction, says Harivansh, a co-ordinator of the anti-alcohol human chains in Bihar
Jan 12, 2017
Nine months into Bihar liquor ban: Cognisable crime up by 13%, contradicts CM NItish Kumar's claim of decline in rateNine months–or 270 days–into the ban, an IndiaSpend analysis of Bihar Police crime data, reveals that cognizable crime–which the police can investigate without a magistrate’s order–rose 13% between April and October 2016, from 14,279 in April to 16,153 in October (latest available data).
Jan 03, 2017
West Bengal: Toxic country liquor kills six, 30 criticial in BurdwanSix people have died and thirty others were critically injured after consuming toxic alcohol in Burdwan district of West Bengal, reports said.
Dec 21, 2016
Gujarat liquor ban: Govt hopes to get Governor nod for new stringent rulesGujarat Government on Tuesday said Governor OP Kohli has given a "positive" response to granting approval to an ordinance that seeks to tighten rules against sale and consumption of alcohol in the State and enhance punishment for offenders.
Dec 09, 2016
Excessive alcohol use during adolescence may disrupt brain development: StudyExcessive alcohol use during adolescence may disrupt the development of brain and increase the risk of substance use disorder later in life, a new study has warned.
Dec 07, 2016
Supreme Court may ban sale of alcohol, signage along national and state highwaysConcerned about the over 1.5 lakh fatalities every year in road mishaps, the Supreme Court said it may direct closure of alcohol shops on national and state highways across the country