Monday, Jan 30, 2023

dance bar ban


Breaking down news: They’ve lost the plot

January 19, 2019 1:11 am

The media— at home and abroad— can’t find their way out of dealing with illnesses or Brexit

Bar dancers hope to leave behind mujra, orchestra, waitressing if ban is lifted

October 16, 2015 4:40 am

Soon after the 2005 ban by the Maharashtra government, jobless girls chose waitressing, orchestra or mujra to fill their stomachs.

Nobody dared touch me when I used to dance in bars, says bar dancer Manisha Seth

October 16, 2015 4:09 am

From a popular bar dancer earning over Rs 20,000 every night, Manisha Seth says she forced herself into prostitution after the ban

SC to examine Maharashtra bid for complete ban on dance bars

September 13, 2014 2:18 am

The court sought replies from all parties within four weeks.

To ban dancebars, Maharashtra uses — and abuses Supreme Court ruling

June 14, 2014 3:39 am

Changes law but ignores SC observations on women’s rights, security

Day after Supreme Court lifts dance bar ban,Maharashtra bars wine shops from roads

July 17, 2013 8:17 pm

The Maharashtra govt says it is only following an order issued by Centre.

Dance bars are dens of anti-social elements: Maharashtra Police

July 17, 2013 10:44 am

Police express fears that reopening of these places might lead to increase in crimes in the state.

The price Mumbai paid in 8 years since the dance bar

February 06, 2014 3:04 pm

Some 50,000-60,000 women lost their jobs,as did 40,000 men. Some of the women killed themselves.