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Elderly Couple Beaten To Death In Jharkhand For Protesting Liquor Consumption

Nov 16, 2020 PTI

The couple were beaten to death near Satpara Ghatta village on Sunday evening after a dispute over drinking in public

Hooch Tragedy: 20 Deaths Reported In Sonipat

Nov 05, 2020 PTI

According to Sonipat Deputy Superintendent, the deaths have taken place in Mayur Vihar, Shastri Colony, Pragati Colony and Indian Colony.

J-K Govt Says 'No Decision Taken' On Liquor Sale Points After Threats Of Protest

The government said no list of unserved areas has either been considered or approved for liquor sale points in the Union Territory.

J-K Administration To Open Valley For Liquor Sale At Large Scale, Over 60 Spots Identified

Jun 20, 2020 Naseer Ganai

The excise department, after a survey, identified 183 new locations, 116 in Jammu and 67 in the Kashmir valley for sale of liquor.

Swiggy, Zomato Begin Home Delivery Of Alcohol, Start From Ranchi

A Zomato spokesperson said that its alcohol home delivery service will go live in Ranchi on Thursday and seven other cities in Jharkhand over the next couple of days.

18 May, 2020

Liquor Levy: Delhi Govt Pioneers A Consumer Rip-off

Shastri Ramachandaran

The levy on alcohol is an act of executive excess and deserves to be struck down for political, economic and moral reasons, among others.

15 May, 2020

SC Allows Liquor Shops To Reopen In Tamil Nadu, Stays Madras HC Order


The Madras High Court had ordered closure of liquor outlets noting that there were huge crowds and no social distancing was being maintained by tipplers.

15 May, 2020

Delhi HC Seeks Govt Response On Pleas Challenging 70% Special Corona Fee On Liquor


The unprecedented levy of 'special corona fee' resulting in overall increase in MR of liquor by 70 per cent was "arbitrary, uncalled for and bad in law", the petition has alleged.

10 May, 2020

Liquor Makers, Restaurants Pitch For Home Delivery Of Booze, Suggest Several Models


Restaurants and hotels, which are sitting on a liquor stockpile of around Rs 3,000 crore, are asking state governments to allow them to sell the stock lying with them due to the coronavirus lockdown.

09 May, 2020

Murders And Self-immolation: Tipplers Wreak Havoc In Tamil Nadu After Liquor Shops Reopen

G.C. Shekhar

Since the bars attached to the TASMAC shops are closed, buyers of liquor have been asked to consume their alcohol at home. This, in turn, has created a new set of problems for the families.

09 May, 2020

Tamil Nadu Moves SC Against HC Order Barring Counter Sale Of Alcohol


The Madras High Court had ordered closure of liquor outlets noting that there were huge crowds and no social distancing was being maintained by tipplers.


08 May, 2020

'States Should Consider Home Delivery Or Indirect Sale Of Liquor,' Says Supreme Court

Outlook Web Bureau

The apex court was hearing a petition that challenged the opening of liquor shops during the nationwide lockdown.

07 May, 2020

In Tamil Nadu, Tipplers Queue Up Outside Liquor Shops With Rarely-seen Discipline

G.C. Shekhar

The buying behaviour was in contrast to the crazy rush one witnessed in Delhi, Bangalore and other parts of the country when liquor shops reopened earlier this week

05 May, 2020

Liquor Bill Of Over Rs 50,000 Goes Viral, Bengaluru Shop Owner Booked

Outlook Web Bureau

The incident came to light after the unidentified customer posted a receipt on social media, showing he bought liquor worth Rs 52,841 from Vanilla Spirit Zone in Bengaluru's south-eastern suburb on Monday afternoon.


20 December, 2017

Maharashtra Allows Malls, Cinemas, Restaurants And Business Houses To Stay Open 24X7

Outlook Web Bureau

The Maharashtra Shops and Establishment Act, 2017, allows all the shops to decide on their work hours.

Photo Gallery

A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

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Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

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A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

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Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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