Friday, Sep 30, 2022

liquor ban


Manipur Cabinet gives nod to partially lift prohibition

September 21, 2022 9:55 pm

Sale of liquor will be confined to some specific locations, including the district headquarters, tourist spots, security camps and hotels having at least 20-bed lodging facilities.

Bar closure for Nirmala Sitharaman visit a derogatory comment on Goans’ decency: MLA

June 11, 2022 3:13 pm

After criticism from the Goa Forward Party, the state government clarifies that only one wine shop and two bars in Panaji were asked to close for six hours on the request of customs officials in view of the Union finance minister, Nirmala Sitharaman's, visit.

Anna Hazare joins chorus against wine sale in supermarkets in Maharashtra

February 01, 2022 7:13 am

As per the Indian Constitution, it is the responsibility of the governments to discourage citizens from alcohol consumption by creating awareness campaigns against the 'scourge of alcohol', Hazare said.

Pleas challenge govt decision to lift liquor ban in Chandrapur district

December 21, 2021 9:40 am

A division bench of Chief Justice Dipankar Datta and Justice Makarand S Karnik was hearing on Monday pleas by social activist Dr Abhay Bang, former MLA WS Chatap and few tribals which challenged the decision repealing the ban on liquor sale in Chandrapur.

Prohibition Law under challenge: Gujarat govt raises objections on maintainability of pleas

June 22, 2021 12:38 am

Opposing several pleas before the Gujarat High Court which are challenging the liquor prohibition law in the state, the state government raised preliminary objections on the maintainability of such petitions on Monday.

Liquor ban promise surfaces again in poll-bound TN

March 18, 2021 9:56 am

The AIADMK and DMK both bet on phased re- introduction of prohibition and closure of liquor outlets in a staggered manner in their manifestos.

A village in Uttarakhand dumps tradition, puts curbs on liquor

January 09, 2021 1:26 pm

With labour hard to find in remote areas like Ratir Kethi, the village saw at least four other wedding ceremonies that month where the same promise was made.

No cheers for Jagan

November 25, 2019 10:56 pm

Prohibition is a tried, tested and failed idea. But the Andhra Pradesh government is rushing in.

Soon, hotels can operate minibars in banquet halls in Maharashtra

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.

Gujarat: Man sells ayurvedic tonic that has alcohol without licence, held

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.