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Sep 21, 2017
Death penalty in UP following hooch tragedies may be another way of introducing blanket ban on liquorThe Uttar Pradesh government's decision to introduce the death penalty for culprits found guilty of producing hooch may be another way of introducing a blanket ban on liquor consumption.
Sep 20, 2017
Uttar Pradesh govt to add death penalty section in Excise Act for hooch deathsActing tough on illicit liquor manufacturers, the Uttar Pradesh government has decided to add a new section in the Excise Act to provide for death penalty for spurious liquor makers if its consumption causes death or permanent disability.
Sep 19, 2017
Liquor shops near Delhi schools to be closed, action against officers who issued licenses, says deputy CM Manish SisodiaDeputy chief minister Manish Sisodia on Tuesday said the liquor shops located near schools would be closed and action taken against officers who issued the licences to them.
Sep 18, 2017
BJP, Congress cry foul over Kerala CPM's 'bucket collection' drive to raise funds for EK Nayanar AcademyOpposition parties in Kerala have alleged that the state CPM unit might have received bribes from owners of liquor bars for the construction of the proposed EK Nayanar Academy in Kannur
Sep 17, 2017
Goa to ban drinking liquor in public places, says Chief Minister Manohar ParikkarGoa chief Manohar Parrikar on Sunday said that the state will ban the drinking of liquor in public places to curb the nuisance created by people in a drunken state.
Aug 31, 2017
Bombay HC allows liquor shops to resume business on highways in MaharashtraIn an interim order, the Bombay High Court Thursday allowed liquor shops situated on the highway passing through municipal corporation areas in Maharashtra to resume business
Aug 27, 2017
Kerala liquor ban: Activists allege underhand deals as prohibition lobby surrenders to CPM's pro-boozer standLocal reports allege that the CPM government in Kerala has bought the church's silence over liquor ban by threatening to cancel teacher's appointments in govt-aided schools
Aug 17, 2017
Bihar liquor ban: 14.25 lakh litres of alcohol seized, 71,419 arrests made in one year under new lawAltogether 71,419 persons have been arrested under the new liquor law enacted by the Nitish Kumar government in Bihar in a year since its proclamation in April 2016
Aug 14, 2017
GST: 18% will be charged on food takeaway from non-AC area at AC restaurants, clarifies govtThe new GST regime, which was rolled out from 1 July, provides for levy of 12 percent on food bill in non-AC restaurants.
Aug 04, 2017
Highway liquor ban: SC relaxes regulation on vends in nine districts of UttarakhandThe Supreme Court on Friday relaxed its ban on liquor vends alongside highways in nine districts of Uttarakhand and parts of two other districts from the 500-metre cap.