A staff member wearing a face shield works at Local Bar and Restaurant, in Connaught Place, New Delhi. The bar will resume its services from Sept. 9.

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A bartender cleans a beer dispenser at a pub ahead of its reopening, after authorities allowed the sale and consumption of alcohol at the pubs and bars with social distancing during unlock 4.0, in Bengaluru.

PTI Photo/Shailendra Bhojak

A bar-woman poses for a photo while waiting for customers in a bar in Bangkok, Thailand. Thailand's government has enacted a raft of measures to combat the spread of the coronavirus, including closure of bars, karaoke parlors, movie theaters, gymnasiums, boxing stadiums and other sports venues, as ordered by provincial governors. Such venues in Bangkok will be closed for two weeks beginning Wednesday.

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A Lebanese woman takes a drink from a glass made out of ice, at the Beirut Ice Bar, in Dbayeh, north of Beirut, Lebanon. Made completely of ice, the bar opened last month.

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Are they watching ­something like this? Bar dancers in Mumbai, 2005

Photograph by Abhijit Bhatlekar

Man holding a drink with gloves in an ice bar in the German capital Berlin during intense heatwave, Germany.

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Bartender Ahmet Yilmaz gives out drinks to people in an ice bar in the German capital Berlin during intense heatwave, Germany.

AP Photo/Miriam Karout

Officials measuring the distance between National Highway 8 and pubs, bars and hotels before any action, in Gurugram.

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**FILE** In a major relief for bar girls and dance bar owners in Maharashtra, the Supreme Court on Thursday stayed the ban on dance bars across the state.

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Stylish Angelique on the banks of the Bosphorus

A cappuccino bar at the Plaça de la Font

Song, no dance For now, these bar girls sing at ‘orchestra bars’

Amit Haralkar

Bar girls celebrate with sweets the Supreme Court's ruling on dance bars in Mumbai. Seven years after they were banned, dance bars can again run in Maharashtra with the Supreme Court today upholding a Bombay High Court verdict quashing the state government's order.

PTI Photo/ Santosh Hirlekar