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May 20, 2018
10 dead, 16 ill after consuming spurious liquor in two Uttar Pradesh districts; police arrest 11At least 10 people died and 16 were taken seriously ill after allegedly consuming spurious liquor in this district and its neighbouring Kapur Dehat, officials said on Sunday.
Apr 28, 2018
UP minister draws public ire for saying Rajputs, Yadavs drink more liquor, protesters hurl tomatoes, eggs at his homeProtesters hurled tomatoes and eggs at the home of UP minister Om Prakash Rajbhar for saying that Rajputs and Yadavs consume more liquor than others.
Mar 01, 2018
Kamal Haasan opposes prohibition in Tamil Nadu, says dry regime will lead to creation of 'mafia'Makkal Neethi Mayyam founder president Kamal Haasan has argued against prohibition, saying a dry regime would lead to the creation of a 'mafia'.
Dec 10, 2017
Nitish Kumar calls for nationwide ban on alcohol, says all religions criticise liquor consumptionBihar Chief Minister and JD(U) president Nitish Kumar on Sunday pitched for a nationwide ban on alcohol, and asked party activists here to raise awareness among people.
Dec 07, 2017
Kerala raises minimum age for consuming liquor from 21 to 23; Congress labels move a 'gimmick'The Kerala government on Wednesday came out with a new Ordinance raising the minimum age for liquor consumption from 21 to 23.
Dec 04, 2017
Gujarat Assembly Election 2017: Despite prohibition, illicit liquor business thrives in dry stateThe liquor industry in Gujarat is working discreetly.
Nov 22, 2017
As Kerala mulls liquor vending machines, NGO releases report saying 34% people consume alcohol everydayAt a time when the Kerala government is mulling installing liquor vending machines in the state, an NGO has come out with an alarming report that claims 34 percent of the state's population consume alcohol everyday
Nov 16, 2017
Paris thieves get frisky with whisky, loot rare bottles worth $800 mn from famous LMDW liquor storeA 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
Nov 06, 2017
Maharashtra minister Girish Mahajan apologises for saying 'naming liquor brands after women helps boost demand'Under fire for suggesting that the use of feminine brand names would boost liquor sales, Maharashtra minister Girish Mahajan on Monday apologised for his remarks.
Oct 28, 2017
Bihar: At least five dead, four critical after consuming illicit liquor in RohtasAt least five people were killed and four others were in critical condition after consuming illicit liquor in Danwar village of Bihar's Rohtas district.