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Oct 08, 2019
'Enforce prohibition or scrap it': Shankersinh Vaghela claims liquor dens running near Gujarat CM Vijay Rupani's bungalowFormer chief minister Shankersinh Vaghela on Tuesday asked the BJP government in Gujarat to either enforce Prohibition sincerely or reconsider the policy, claiming that liquor dens were running openly
Mar 26, 2019
Independent candidate turns up drunk to file nomination for Purnea Lok Sabha seat in dry Bihar, heldA candidate who appeared to file nominations for Purnea Lok Sabha seat ended up behind bars as he was found to be drunk, in violation of prohibition law in Bihar
Mar 11, 2019
Banning liquor cannot be the standalone solutionProhibition is not the only answer. India needs a comprehensive national policy to tackle alcohol
Mar 11, 2019
Victims and beneficiaries of Bihar prohibition law live cheek by jowl; those who continue liquor trade blame lack of jobsWith the Lok Sabha election approaching, prohibition will, once again, be used as an important poll plank in Bihar.
Mar 10, 2019
Rising demand for hooch during elections, used to influence voters, increases risk of more spurious liquor-related deathsOver 100 people died in hooch tragedies in February in Uttar Pradesh's Saharanpur and Kushinagar and in Haridwar in Uttarakhand.
Nov 10, 2018
Chhattisgarh polls: Ajit Jogi releases manifesto on stamp paper, says 'ready to go to jail if promises remain unfulfilled'While releasing his party's manifesto, Jogi dismissed the manifestos of the Congress and BJP as mere pieces of paper and said that the two parties had not fulfilled their poll promises.
Oct 11, 2018
#MeToo: Beyond naming harassers, women must file FIR; taking legal recourse may not be as scary as it seemsHaving named their harassers, women must take #Metoo campaign in India to the next level and break the culture of inaction, so that #MeToo does not become as misbegotten as its perpetrators
Oct 04, 2018
In dry state of Bihar, 'drunkard rats' target police store rooms as alcohol vanishes from confiscated bottlesDrunkard rats in dry state Bihar appears to have been stealing alcohol from police store rooms in order to keep themselves in high spirits and evade prohibition
Sep 08, 2018
Nearly 8,000 litres of liquor seized from two districts in Bihar; three arrested, case registeredSale and consumption of alcohol was completely banned in Bihar by the Nitish Kumar government over two years ago.
Aug 09, 2018
Meesha book controversy: Ban on literary work violates freedom of speech; test for such moves should be extremely stringentMeesha book controversy: Calls for ban on books violating the right to freedom of speech and expression and the court, in deciding whether a prohibition on a book is justified, must balance free speech with public interest