Tuesday, Oct 04, 2022

Liquor law


Haryana: Bill passed in Assembly to lower drinking age to 21

December 23, 2021 8:14 am

Supporting the amendment, the government said, “People now are more educated and participating in new endeavours and also can take rational decisions when it comes to responsible drinking.”

Prohibition law challenge day 3: Arguments concluded on maintainability, order reserved

June 23, 2021 11:49 pm

The division bench headed by Chief Justice Vikram Nath has reserved its order on the specific aspect of maintainability following conclusions of argument.

Two airlines will postpone serving alcohol amid surge of in-flight violence

May 30, 2021 10:32 am

Both airlines announced the policies this past week after the latest assault was captured on a widely watched video that showed a woman punching a flight attendant in the face on a Southwest Airlines flight from Sacramento, California, to San Diego on Sunday.

Five cops suspended for ‘link with liquor mafia’ in Pratapgarh

April 06, 2021 7:38 am

The government said that an investigation will be carried out against them for corruption charges.

Stricter liquor rules give Lithuanians a severe hangover

January 30, 2018 4:12 pm

According to the World Health Organization, Lithuanians' per-capita alcohol consumption jumped more than 22 percent in a decade _ from 14.9 liters (15.7 quarts) of pure alcohol annually in 2006 to 18.2 liters (19.2 quarts) in 2016. Authorities felt drastic measures were needed.

Nitish Kumar 2016: Prohibition and support for demonetisation fuel his national ambitions

December 28, 2016 5:22 pm

The biggest issue he espoused in order to expand his constituency to the national level, was to pass a prohibition law in April this year – it was one of his main poll campaign promises in an effort to woo women voters.