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Jun 18, 2018
Alcohol ban: Bihar buying better clothes, eating better and nutritious food, finds state-commissioned studyAccording to two studies commissioned by Nitish Kumar's Bihar government in Bihar, the liquor ban in the state has resulted in a dip in criminal cases, women feeling their opinion was valued more and in people spending their money in clothes and food items instead of alcohol.
Jun 11, 2018
Bihar chief minister Nitish Kumar says liquor ban to remain in force, stringent new provisions will prohibit misuse of lawBihar chief minister Nitish Kumar said the liquor ban would remain in force and that he wants all kinds of intoxicants to be banned in the state
May 21, 2018
'They will suffer from jaundice': UP minister threatens those who attend political rivals' rallies with bizzare curseUP minister Om Prakash Rajbhar has sent out a bizarre warning to those attending rallies of his political rivals — they will be "cursed" with jaundice.
May 20, 2018
Om Prakash Rajbhar urges Narendra Modi to implement Gujarat model in Uttar Pradesh by banning liquorReminding Prime Minister Narendra Modi of his pre-poll promise to implement the "Gujarat model" in Uttar Pradesh, state minister Om Prakash Rajbhar on Sunday said he should ban liquor in Uttar Pradesh to open new avenues for development.
Apr 05, 2018
Bihar marks two years of prohibition: Nitish Kumar may boast, but policy link to reduced crime rate appears tenuousTwo years ago, the Bihar government's prohibition policy came into effect. The policy appears to have had little effect in curbing crime, according to data.
Jan 15, 2018
Sri Lanka lifts 39-year-old ban on women buying alcohol, govt says aim is to 'restore gender neutrality'Sri Lanka has lifted a 39-year ban on women buying alcohol or working in places that sell or manufacture liquor
Dec 09, 2017
Journalist beaten up by liquor mafia in Bihar's Nawada district, police arrests oneA journalist of a Hindi daily was beaten up by liquor mafia in Bihar's Nawada district, police said on Saturday
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
Oct 30, 2017
Lalu Yadav slams Bihar govt over implementation of liquor prohibition in state, calls it a 'big failure'RJD president Lalu Prasad brands the prohibition in Bihar as a "big failure" and said liquor is now being delivered at home in the state
Oct 03, 2017
Madhya Pradesh plans to include death penalty in law for liquor ban, says CM Shivraj Singh ChouhanMadhya Pradesh chief minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan said that the state government will enact a law which would provide for death penalty for those involved in illicit liquor trade.