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Jul 27, 2018
Mahua's make-over: The spirit indigenous to central India is now bringing a 'happy high' to GoaDesmond Nazareth's goal is to make mahua India’s national spirit. "After all, mahua is the only distilled spirit in the world to be made from naturally sweet flowers," he says
Jul 24, 2018
Bihar Assembly passes amendments to prohibition law; Nitish Kumar says objective to save innocent people from punishmentThe Bihar Assembly passed a bill to amend some of the stringent provisions of the prohibition law in order to prevent its misuse.
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