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Bihar liquor ban: SC dismisses plea to extend 31 July deadline to dispose old stock outside state
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Bihar liquor ban: SC dismisses plea to extend 31 July deadline to dispose old stock outside state

The Supreme Court dismissed a plea of liquor manufacturers from Bihar to extend the 31 July deadline for disposing of the old stock over 2.80 lakh bottles of alcoholic beverages.

Highway liquor ban: Delhi govt orders re-verification of 40 outlets after owners claim restoration of licences
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Highway liquor ban: Delhi govt orders re-verification of 40 outlets after owners claim restoration of licences

The Delhi government has ordered the physical re-verification of around 40 hotels, clubs and restaurants in the city which were sealed due to the Supreme Court's order banning sale of liquor within 500 metres of highways

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

Supreme Court's ruling on liquor ban on highways: Thanks to court, drunks can now cry havoc or cause it
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Supreme Court's ruling on liquor ban on highways: Thanks to court, drunks can now cry havoc or cause it

If that be so, shouldn't there have been a proper yardstick at the very beginning indicating which portions of which roads are exempt from the ban on sale of liquor in the 500 metre zone on highways.

Supreme Court's latest remarks on highway liquor ban merely arise out of common sense
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Supreme Court's latest remarks on highway liquor ban merely arise out of common sense

The latest remark from the Supreme Court stating city roads do not fall into the definition of highways, is likely to bring clarity over its order banning sale of liquor near highways

Highway liquor ban: Drivers shouldn't be drunk in fast moving traffic, says Supreme Court
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Highway liquor ban: Drivers shouldn't be drunk in fast moving traffic, says Supreme Court

The apex court, in December last year, had banned the sale of liquor within 500 metres of state and national highways.

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?

Punjab Assembly amends Excise Act to allow sale of liquor in highway restaurants
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Punjab Assembly amends Excise Act to allow sale of liquor in highway restaurants

The Punjab Assembly on Friday passed a Bill to enable hotels, restaurants and other notified places near highways in the state to supply alcohol.

Punjab to amend Excise Act for allowing sale of liquor in highway hotels
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Punjab to amend Excise Act for allowing sale of liquor in highway hotels

The Punjab government gave its nod to a proposal to amend the Punjab Excise Act for fixing the location of liquor vends on national and state highways.

Tamil Nadu govt says 3,321 state liquor shops shut on highways after SC order
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Tamil Nadu govt says 3,321 state liquor shops shut on highways after SC order

Tamil Nadu has closed over 3,000 shops located on the state highways selling liquor following the Supreme Court order,the state Assembly was informed on Monday.

Liquor ban on highways: Tamil Nadu residents go on fast, seek closure of re-opened TASMAC outlet
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Liquor ban on highways: Tamil Nadu residents go on fast, seek closure of re-opened TASMAC outlet

Nearly 200 residents of a village in Tirupur district went on an indefinite hunger strike, protesting the re-opening of state-run the TASMAC liquor outlet.

Nitish Kumar urges Yogi Adityanath to implement liquor ban in Uttar Pradesh before Bihar visit
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Nitish Kumar urges Yogi Adityanath to implement liquor ban in Uttar Pradesh before Bihar visit

Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Wednesday urged his Uttar Pradesh counterpart Yogi Adityanath, who visits Bihar on Thursday, not to come 'empty handed' but implement the liqour ban and 50 percent reservation for women in local bodies.

Nitish Kumar says Tamil Nadu's next government will be under DMK leader MK Stalin
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Nitish Kumar says Tamil Nadu's next government will be under DMK leader MK Stalin

Nitish Kumar expressed confidence that MK Stalin will head the next government in Tamil Nadu, as he asked him to implement M Karunanidhi's promise on prohibition

Bihar chief minister Nitish Kumar is indulging is caste politics, says BJP leader Rajiv Pratap Rudy
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Bihar chief minister Nitish Kumar is indulging is caste politics, says BJP leader Rajiv Pratap Rudy

Union minister Rajiv Pratap Rudy on Thursday accused Chief Minister Nitish Kumar of indulging in politics of caste and appeasement, which he said is the antithesis of the BJP's political philosophy.

Liquor ban on highways: Bombay HC refuses to grant relief to shop owners
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Liquor ban on highways: Bombay HC refuses to grant relief to shop owners

The Bombay High Court on Wednesday refused to pass any immediate direction on petitions filed by owners of shops along highways against the order to close down.

Prohibition in Bihar: Supreme Court extends deadline for liquor disposal till 31 July
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Prohibition in Bihar: Supreme Court extends deadline for liquor disposal till 31 July

Liquor manufacturers from Bihar got an extension till 31 July from the Supreme Court for disposing of their old stocks of alcoholic beverages outside the state.

Supreme Court gives nod to Bihar liquor firms to dispose stock outside state
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Supreme Court gives nod to Bihar liquor firms to dispose stock outside state

The Supreme Court on Monday granted time till 31 July to liquor manufacturers and sellers in Bihar to dispose of their existing stock outside the state.

Bihar authorities destroy 28,000 litres of illicit liquor seized by Excise Department
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Bihar authorities destroy 28,000 litres of illicit liquor seized by Excise Department

Following reports of "rats guzzling down liquor" stored in police stations of Bihar, the authorities have now started destroying seized contraband, with a staggering 28,000 litres being destroyed on Tuesday and Wednesday, officials said.