Friday, Sep 17, 2021

Liquor Shop

Liquor Sector Reforms: Delhi Floats Tenders To Allot Zonal Licences For Retail Sale Of Alcohol

Jun 30, 2021 Outlook Web Bureau

The move comes as part of Delhi government’s liquor sector reforms in accordance with the Delhi Excise Policy 2021.

Rules For Home Delivery Of Liquor In Delhi Come Into Force From Today

Jun 11, 2021 Outlook Web Bureau

However, the wait is not over yet as the government is yet to issue the terms and conditions to implement it.

World Cocktail Day: Know Why Using Right Glassware Is Important While Mixing Your Drink

World Cocktail Day: The first thing one does, before they taste a cocktail – Is pick up the glass and take in the aroma. So, as you have probably guessed the glass has a pertinent role to play in bringing the fragrances and flavours to life.

Unable To Find Liquor Six Men Consume Hand Sanitiser, Dead

Apr 24, 2021 Outlook Web Bureau

Doctors confirmed that the deaths were due to the complications caused by sanitiser consumption.

Watch: Delhi Woman’s Epic Reply Outside Liquor Shop Draws Cheers From The Internet

The woman claimed that she has been drinking for 35 years and never required any medicine and urged the government to keep liquor stores open during the lockdown.

02 April, 2021

Woman Catches Husband Buying Liquor Against Her Wish, Sets Herself Ablaze Outside Store

Outlook Web Bureau

The woman poured petrol on herself and her husband, who, drenched in fuel, fled the scene

23 March, 2021

If BJP Increases Minimum Drinking Age To 25 In Other States, We Will Increase It To 30 In Delhi: AAP

Outlook Web Bureau

The Delhi Cabinet on Monday approved a new excise policy lowering the minimum age for consumption of liquor to 21 years from 25 years,

22 March, 2021

Delhi Government Lowers Minimum Drinking Age To 21

Outlook Web Bureau

Prior to this, the age limit to consume alcohol in the national capital was 25 years.

26 February, 2021

Delhi Govt Warns Clubs, Bars To Refrain From Using Liquor Bottles Without 2D Bar-Code

Outlook Web Bureau

Deputy commissioner Ranjeet Singh said the absence of 2D bar-code on the bottle will be treated as 'non duty paid liquor' and action will be taken.

24 February, 2021

Nati Image On Liquor Bottles Sparks War Dance In Himachal

Ashwani Sharma

Government acts after images of traditional Himachali dance form appear on country liquor bottles.

16 November, 2020

Elderly Couple Beaten To Death In Jharkhand For Protesting Liquor Consumption


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

05 November, 2020

Hooch Tragedy: 20 Deaths Reported In Sonipat


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

21 June, 2020

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

Naseer Ganai

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

20 June, 2020

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

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.

21 May, 2020

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.

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Health workers inoculate a COVID-19 vaccine dose to a beneficiary during a mega-vaccination drive to mark PM Modi's 71st birthday, in Beawar district.

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Devotees carry an idol of Lord Ganesh for immersion in the Tawi river, in Jammu.

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Saints pray to Lord Swaminarayan during 'Jal Jalani Edkashi' at Gurukul in Surat.

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Activists of Samuga Needhi Katchi wear masks of Tamil Nadu Chief Minister MK Stalin and former chief minister M Karunanidhi, during the pledge owing on the 143rd birth anniversary of Thanthai Periyar, in Coimbatore.

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Health workers inoculate a COVID-19 vaccine dose to a beneficiary during a mega-vaccination drive to mark PM Modi's 71st birthday, in Ahmedabad.

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