prohibition

Operation Prohibition: Delhi cops book 59 for drinking at public places

All the Senior Police Officers including ACP and SHOs were in the area and tasked to take action under the operation.

published on : 13th July 2019

Bihar prohibition: 41 'reckless' cops debarred from postings and promotions for next 10 years

CM Nitish Kumar, who imposed the prohibition in Bihar in April 2016, had instructed the state police to maintain zero tolerance on the same. 

published on : 7th July 2019

 Andhra Pradesh Excise minister Narayana Swamy seeks public support for prohibition

AP Deputy CM Narayana Swamy assured that he would try his best to resume works related to NTR Reservoir in GD Nellore constituency.

published on : 20th June 2019

8 liquor smugglers from inter-district syndicate arrested in Bihar's Muzaffarpur

Meanwhile, Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Wednesday directed the senior police officials to take a declaration in writing from all the SHOs that sale of liquor was not going on in their areas. 

published on : 13th June 2019

Possession of sexually explicit photos not a crime, rules Kerala High Court

The judgment came eleven years after the Kollam East police arrested a man and a woman, who were waiting at the Transport bus stand in the city in 2008

published on : 8th June 2019

MRP violation in liquor sale in Andhra Pradesh

Prohibition and Excise Commissioner Mukesh Kumar Meena said that hat action will be initiated against the district-level officers in case they fail to act as per the guidelines.

published on : 26th April 2019

Hate speech: EC bars Yogi from poll campaign for three days, Mayawati for two days

Both the leaders have been barred from holding public meetings, road shows and give any interviews or public speeches.

published on : 15th April 2019

Belt shops do brisk business right under officials’ nose

They asserted that they were monitoring the activities of the people who have been arrested in the past for operating belt shops. 

published on : 26th March 2019

Andhra Pradesh opposition demands probe into Gajuwaka chemical tragedy

The sleuths of police and Excise and Prohibition department are now seriously working to find out the root cause of the seven deaths in the Gajuwaka ST Colony on Sunday.

published on : 26th February 2019

Church, NGOs hail as Zoramthanga government goes after liquor

In keeping with the poll promise, Zoramthanga's government cancelled the liquor vending licenses of three state-run corporations and Mizoram Police battalions. 

published on : 20th December 2018

As Mizoram goes to polls, buzz is about liquor

Several political parties, including opposition Mizo National Front, have committed they will re-enforce "prohibition" if elected to power.

published on : 26th November 2018

India supported Russian-Chinese proposal to form working group on use of chemical arms in Syria

India had voted against the decision to set up an attribution mechanism at the fourth special session of the conference of states parties.

published on : 21st November 2018

Earning members gone, families struggle to eke out living

Afsana and Sakho clutch an old newspaper as they talk. The paper carries an article of their husbands’ deaths in 2013.

published on : 14th October 2018

Bihar prohibition: 1.61 lakh held, only 141 convicted for violating liquor ban in over two years

The police have conducted raids on over 4 lakh locations while the Excise Department conducted raids on more than 2 lakh locations.

published on : 2nd October 2018

Prohibition is poll plank in Chhattisgarh

JD(U) national general secretary K C Tyagi exhorted his party workers to spread awareness about the Bihar model of development and liquor prohibition among the masses in Chhattisgarh.

published on : 1st October 2018
1 2 >