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liquor ban

Minister hints at reviewing liquor ban in Chandrapur

The other two districts to face liquor ban are Wardha and Gadchiroli.

18 Jan 2020 5:47 AM

Liquor sale in Bengaluru to resume at 6 pm today

Section 144 was imposed for 48 hours after clashes broke out between Congress and BJP workers.

24 Jul 2019 3:09 PM

BJP MLA’s son, 4 others held for keeping liquor

The police said that all the five youths including the high profile politician son were arrested from UP- Bihar border near Siwan.

03 Jul 2018 7:25 AM

‘Liquor ban has changed the face of Bihar. People now buy milk, honey’

The JD(U) is part of the NDA government and anything being said otherwise is baseless, says Neeraj Kumar.

01 Jul 2018 7:13 AM

Bihar turning to expensive clothes, honey, cheese after liquor ban, say studies

The studies pointed out that 19 per cent of households acquired new assets from the money they earlier splurged on alcohol.

17 Jun 2018 2:45 PM


Bihar: RJD vows to relax liquor ban on winning

The Oppostion RJD has announced that liquor consumption norms in the state will be relaxed if the party is elected to power.

19 Feb 2018 1:14 AM

Nitish Kumar calls for liquor ban across country

Hitting out at the Congress and left parties, he asked why they could not support ban on liquor and campaign against its consumption.

11 Dec 2017 12:17 AM

Indian states can't get into what tourists eat, drink: NITI Aayog CEO

The NITI Aayog CEO also said, "Tourism is essentially civilisational in character, one can't have garbage and say we have heritage sites."

07 Oct 2017 10:40 AM

Highway ban: Lifeline for 40 liquor joints in sight

Over 100 liquor vends, restaurants & hotel bars had been shut down in the city following the order.

01 Aug 2017 1:21 AM

Goa may lose Rs 7 cr due to liquor sale ban along highways

A total of 2,443 licences for retail sale of liquor have not been renewed.

20 Jul 2017 3:07 PM


Delhi: Bar owners relieved, welcome SC order

RWAs unhappy over apex court observation on highway liquor ban.

06 Jul 2017 3:31 AM

Liquor should not reach Bihar: Nitish Kumar

Giving necessary directions to the DMs and SPs, the chief minister asked offcials to take action against the liquor mafias.

11 May 2017 9:07 AM

Had planned liquor ban in MP during my stint as CM: Uma Bharti

The Minister for Water Resources said that she had become CM at a time when the financial position of MP was not sound.

01 May 2017 4:51 PM

CM rules out total ban on liquor in Uttarakhand

Regulation is always a better option than total prohibition and the state government is moving steadily towards that goal, said Rawat.

18 Apr 2017 5:01 PM

Drug abuse jumps after liquor ban in Bihar

The state government has now decided to eliminate all kinds of intoxicants and also enforce strict laws to deal with the menace.

18 Apr 2017 1:49 AM


Age Debate: Safety or job killing?

Shutting bars in roadside hotels and restaurants won’t make our highways safer.

13 Apr 2017 3:23 AM

Bar-highway distance measurement begins in Gurgaon

The move comes in the wake of the apex court order banning sale and serving of liquor near the highways with effect from April 1.

12 Apr 2017 11:40 AM

After NH ban, government set to speed up booze licences

Previously, the application for licence renewal came to the excise commissioner through the district magistrates.

10 Apr 2017 3:23 AM

360 Degree: New bar too far

It is up to the state to find solutions because public good always outweighs short-term losses.

09 Apr 2017 6:55 AM

Take all roads to safety

The SC gave its judgment in the light of the rising incidence of road accidents.

09 Apr 2017 6:43 AM