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US troops in Japan banned from drinking alcohol after fatal crash in Okinawa
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US troops in Japan banned from drinking alcohol after fatal crash in Okinawa

US military personnel in Okinawa have been restricted to base and banned from drinking alcohol after a Marine was arrested over a crash that killed a Japanese man

Paris thieves get frisky with whisky, loot rare bottles worth $800 mn from famous LMDW liquor store
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Paris thieves get frisky with whisky, loot rare bottles worth $800 mn from famous LMDW liquor store

A group of thieves targetted one of France's La Maison du Whisky store near the upscale Champs-Élysées in Paris and made their way through $800,000 worth whisky

National Physical Laboratory sets up a facility to help ensure accuracy and reliability of alcoholmeters
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National Physical Laboratory sets up a facility to help ensure accuracy and reliability of alcoholmeters

The National Physical Laboratory is the national custodian for standards for all types of measurements.

Narendra Modi expresses concern over 'menace of alcoholism', praises Umiya Sansthan for addressing it
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Narendra Modi expresses concern over 'menace of alcoholism', praises Umiya Sansthan for addressing it

Narendra Modi on Thursday voiced concern over the growing problem of alcoholism among the younger generation

Death penalty in UP following hooch tragedies may be another way of introducing blanket ban on liquor
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Death penalty in UP following hooch tragedies may be another way of introducing blanket ban on liquor

The 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.

Don't dare spill it! Water from Beverly Hills now comes in a diamond capped bottle, and it costs just Rs 65 lakh
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Don't dare spill it! Water from Beverly Hills now comes in a diamond capped bottle, and it costs just Rs 65 lakh

Yes, you read it right! A bottle of water, world's most basic commodity, worth Rs 65 lakhs is all set to enter the Indian market in mid-2018.

How Wild Tiger Rum is earning its stripes in the premium spirits segment
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How Wild Tiger Rum is earning its stripes in the premium spirits segment

Thanks to the efforts of its founder — entrepreneur Gautom Menon — Wild Tiger Rum is positioned to be a roaring success

HipBar: A mobile app that moves the bar to the cloud, and promotes responsible drinking
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HipBar: A mobile app that moves the bar to the cloud, and promotes responsible drinking

Pipped as “the bar on the cloud”, HipBar is a mobile wallet and is India’s first digital currency exclusively meant for transacting adult beverages.

Bihar liquor ban: Manufacturers can't seek renewal of licence for potable liquor, says SC
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Bihar liquor ban: Manufacturers can't seek renewal of licence for potable liquor, says SC

Supreme Court on Friday said the liquor manufacturers in Bihar shall not apply for renewal of licence for potable alcohol

Highway liquor ban: States can denotify roads and allow bars, says Supreme Court
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Highway liquor ban: States can denotify roads and allow bars, says Supreme Court

Supreme Court said that roads within cities can be denotified as national highways, opening a window for liquor shops that were set to lose their license.

Bengaluru's hotels and bars go dry; state faces loss of revenue, image, tourism and business
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Bengaluru's hotels and bars go dry; state faces loss of revenue, image, tourism and business

Last-minute efforts by Chief Minister Siddaramaiah failed to save Bengaluru's pubs from the Supreme Court ban on liquor outlets, and about 600 pubs, bars and liquor shops located within 500 metres of highways will go dry

SC ban may result in liquor crisis in Bengaluru, but city unlikely to lose title of India's 'pub capital'
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SC ban may result in liquor crisis in Bengaluru, but city unlikely to lose title of India's 'pub capital'

When pubs, bars, pubs-turned-bars and bars-turned-pubs within 500 metres of highways, finally shut shop, it will be a question of travelling 501 metres or a little more for a drink. Even in Bengaluru's hellish traffic, what's 501 metres?

Children are searching the internet for information on drugs and alcohol more than porn or games: Kaspersky
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Children are searching the internet for information on drugs and alcohol more than porn or games: Kaspersky

Children globally now communicate, play and access adult content via internet less than they did a year ago.

Delhi Police seizes over 500 cartons of liquor allegedly being smuggled to Bihar
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Delhi Police seizes over 500 cartons of liquor allegedly being smuggled to Bihar

The Delhi Police has seized over 500 cartons of liquor near Chhatarpur, which were allegedly being smuggled to Bihar.

Excessive alcohol, caffeine holding journalists back, but work makes them resilient, says study
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Excessive alcohol, caffeine holding journalists back, but work makes them resilient, says study

Journalists' excessive consumption of alcohol and caffeine leads their brains to function below par, but the love for their job protects their mental resilience, MIT scientists claim.

Tipsy rodents strike again: After Bihar, alcohol in Rajasthan now goes missing; rats suspected
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Tipsy rodents strike again: After Bihar, alcohol in Rajasthan now goes missing; rats suspected

Like their cousins in Bihar, it seems even Rajasthan's rodents do not believe in keeping matters bottled up. A local court was told that it was possible that the liquor had been polished off by rats

You dirty rat! Probe ordered after cops claim rodents guzzled down banned liquor in Bihar
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You dirty rat! Probe ordered after cops claim rodents guzzled down banned liquor in Bihar

With alcohol out of bounds for people in Bihar, rodent denizens of police stations are on a binge defying the ban and guzzling down seized liquor as the role of the police too came under a cloud.

Goa Police asks its personnel to arrest people found drinking in public places
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Goa Police asks its personnel to arrest people found drinking in public places

Consuming alcohol in public places in Goa can now land you in jail.