November 25, 2019 10:56 pm
Prohibition is a tried, tested and failed idea. But the Andhra Pradesh government is rushing in.
July 14, 2019 10:13 am
Last October, the government had first introduced the concept of a composite liquor license for all the bars functioning out of a star-category hotel, including the rooftops.
June 17, 2019 5:53 am
Bilvasava tonic is prepared with jaggery, Indian Bael fruit pulp, water, camphor, clove and black pepper among other ingredients. One needs a licence to manufacture the tonic for sale. Chemists who sell it also need to have a licence.
October 25, 2018 7:26 am
They have also challenged the rules that decide who can purchase liquor, quantity of liquor and other conditions. It says that such provisions violate right to privacy.
July 22, 2018 2:31 pm
However, when asked about the two yardsticks on banning liquor, Ajit Jogi said he would gradually impose the prohibition in tribal areas too.
July 12, 2018 9:41 pm
Earlier, both the owner and the occupant of a property or vehicle, from where liquor was seized, were liable to be punished but the amendments proposed shift the onus primarily on the occupant.
July 12, 2018 7:50 am
The agency tracked liquor smuggling by probing messages sent out on WhatsApp from phones of the accused
July 07, 2018 6:37 pm
Pandey, a resident of Bankata, Devaria (UP), has been posted at Roorkie. The police seized two bottles of whiskey from an SUV in which Pandey had been traveling.
May 30, 2018 9:05 am
While most states set the limit at 21 years, Delhi is not the only state with a lower age limit of 25. Besides, prohibition is in force in a number of states.
May 23, 2018 6:10 pm
Gujarat, after its formation in 1960 out of Bombay State, continued the ban and still enforces it to this day. So basically, the manufacture, sale, consumption, and storage of alcohol is illegal in the state.