Sameena Dalwai's recently released monograph Bans & Bar Girls:Performing Caste in Mumbai’s Dance Bars takes a socio-legal deep-dive into the phenomenon that stripped nearly 75,000 women of their source of livelihood.
Delhi Police vs lawyers: Clashes a reflection of substandard quality of legal education in India, occur regularly in small towns
Conflicts between lawyers and the police such as the ones in Delhi are not at all uncommon and happen routinely in smaller towns, the Delhi incidents got traction because they happened in the national capital
The Delhi Excise Department has "not banned" playing of recorded music in restobars in the city, Excise Commissioner Amjad Tak said on Monday, following flak for a circular to restobars to have only "live singing/playing of instruments by professionals".
Eleven people were killed in a series of overnight shootings in a Cape Town township, police said on Saturday, including four victims shot dead when gunmen opened fire in a bar
At a new bar London, Alcoholic Architecture, you can get drunk just by breathing.
Cruise Bar, a popular Sydney bar had some naked women in flesh coloured underwear lie topless and placed food strategically over them.
In a shocking incident, a journalist in Mumbai was allegedly murdered on Friday after he had gone to a bar to cover a police raid.
A new walk-in chamber in the UK lets people breathe in a cloud of alcoholic mist, absorbing booze into their bloodstream via lungs and eyes.
Setting aside a single judge order permitting bars in four-star and heritage hotels, the Kerala High Court on Tuesday upheld the state government's liquor policy for 2014-15 confining bar licences only to five star hotels.
Chaos in Kerala assembly: MPs hurl chairs, break computers to stop 'corrupt' Mani from presenting budget
Protests were being held outside the Kerala Assembly over state finance minister KM Mani presenting the budget but there was complete chaos in the Assembly as he rose to present the budget.
The bar bribery row involving finance minister K M Mani found its echo in the Assembly on the first day of the Winter session with CPI(M)-led LDF staging a walkout.
Kerala High Court on Tuesday permitted 312 liquor bars attached to hotels in the state to function till 12 December.
Market regulator Sebi had banned the company and six of its senior officials including the Chairman from accessing the capital markets for three years.
DLF slumped 28.6 percent on Tuesday after securities regulator SEBI banned it from the capital markets for three years.
Should Sebi have been less harsh on DLF in order to spare home buyers? No.
While barring realty major DLF, its chairman KP Singh and five other senior executives from capital markets for three years, market regulator Sebi noted the role of three women it refers to as 'housewives' for their role in the matter.
DLF did succeed in pulling wool over everyone's eyes managing to get Rs 9,000 crore through its IPO and hiding subsidiaries that had contentious land deals on their books.
Sebi has barred the realty major as well as its six top executives, including chairman and main promoter KP Singh.
In a major blow to DLF, Sebi has barred the realty major as well as its six top executives, from the securities market for three years. Here's the full text of the order.
The Supreme Court on Wednesday told the Kerala government not to enforce its order prohibiting functioning of non-five-star hotel bars till Thursday.