Where are the older heroines?

This weekly column is a rumination on how women are portrayed in cinema

published on : 17th November 2021

50 per cent customers to be allowed into restaurants, bars in Kerala

Pinarayi Vijayan said the government has decided to ease restrictions as over 90 per cent of the targeted population have been administered with the first dose of the vaccine.

published on : 25th September 2021

Two bars sealed, five arrested for keeping Bhubaneswar civic body squad locked in elevator

The BMC enforcement team led by Zonal Deputy Commissioner (South East) Anshuman Rath conducted raids in different bars over violation of night curfew protocol.

published on : 20th September 2021

'You made me cry': Olympian Mutaz Barshim touched by impact of shared gold

Barshim getting approached in Tokyo streets by people who were touched by how the Olympic high jump competition finished with two men sharing the title.

published on : 7th August 2021

Settled: High-jump friends elect double gold over jump-off in Tokyo Games

Gianmarco Tamberi and Mutaz Barshim of Qatar agreed to the tie Sunday at the Tokyo Games in a competition settled not by clearing the top height but through a subtle nod.

published on : 2nd August 2021

Bars, restaurants in Bengaluru open cautiously

Offer discounts for those jabbed; many see decent footfalls; citizens preferring open spaces  

published on : 10th July 2021

Restaurants in Delhi hope for quick recoup of losses from city-wide shutdowns

This is the week that will really be an indicator of how quickly the food & beverage industry is going to bounce back.

published on : 21st June 2021

Bars in Kerala to stop liquor sale from today protesting Bevco’s profit margin hike

Though the warehouse margin was increased, the bar owners and Consumerfed are not allowed to hike the retail prices of liquor.

published on : 21st June 2021

Covid restrictions: Liquor not allowed to be served in hotels, restaurants in Delhi

All liquor shops in markets, malls and market complexes (outside containment zones) are allowed to operate between 10 am to 8 pm, it said.

published on : 15th June 2021

Industry insiders laud Delhi govt’s lowering of legal drinking age, feel more can be done

Almost all major cities in the world have the legal drinking age of 21 and now Delhi also is in league with the global drinking age.

published on : 24th March 2021

18, including 13 women dancers, held from bar in Maharashtra

Acting on a complaint, sleuths of the local crime branch raided the bar located in Vasai area on Tuesday and arrested its manager.

published on : 22nd May 2019

Howzat! Bars, restaurants gear up for World Cup frenzy

The World Cup in England and Wales will begin with the warm-up sessions from May 24 and the championship begins from May 30.

published on : 17th May 2019

Karnataka polls play party-pooper in Bengaluru; 752 bars, pubs closed

In Bengaluru itself, around 200 places that serve alcohol have been issued suspension notices. There are a total of around 2,200 liquor serving/selling establishments across the city.

published on : 24th April 2018