Delhi: Nod to wholesalers likely for alcohol testing labs

The move comes after the wholesale licensees represented to the excise department that establishing of laboratory at each bonded warehouse is a costly affair, said an official document.

published on : 13th May 2022

Failing to get 'kick', MP man complains of liquor adulteration; excise official assures probe

Lokesh Sothia, a resident of Bahadur Ganj area in Ujjain, in his complaint said he bought four sealed 'quarter' bottles of country liquor from a shop here on April 12.

published on : 8th May 2022

Love at first sip

The genesis of mead can be traced back to 7,000 BC in North China. The Grecians venerated the ferment as ambrosia or nectar of the gods.

published on : 8th May 2022

‘Students are pioneers of alcohol-free society’

The State government is evolving all necessary steps for establishment of a non-alcoholic society to realise the dreams of Mahatma Gandhi, he added.

published on : 6th May 2022

216 arrested in one night as Odisha govt steps up crackdown on drunken driving

As many as 648 road accidents took place in Odisha in 2020 due to drunken driving and 298 people lost their lives. 

published on : 18th April 2022

More women addicted to drugs, alcohol seek help

Pregnant women taking to alcohol and drugs is leading to foetal alcohol syndrome and also cardiac issues among their children 

published on : 18th April 2022

Biden to nominate new ATF director, release ghost gun rule

Biden is expected to make the announcement nominating Steve Dettlebach, who served as a US attorney in Ohio from 2009 to 2016, at the White House on Monday.

published on : 11th April 2022

It’s bonhomie again between MP CM Shivraj Chouhan and Uma Bharti

The two senior BJP leaders tweeted on Saturday praising each other.

published on : 10th April 2022

A Guide to Literary Treasure Hunt 

Menon takes us to meet up with what he feels is the finest contemporary writer in the English language, the Pakistani-born Nadeem Aslam. 

published on : 10th April 2022

'Extensive amendments made to Bihar liquor law': Nitish government informs SC

The apex court is seized of pleas, including the one which challenges the constitutional validity of the Act.

published on : 5th April 2022

Junkie student died a slow, excruciatingly painful death

The Hyderabad Narcotics Enforcement Wing, which released the boy’s video with his face blurred, wanted the youth to know the kind of torture one undergoes when addicted to drugs. 

published on : 2nd April 2022

Drunken youth crashes car into 3 vehicles, arrested

The resultant crash left an auto-rickshaw, a bike and two cars, including his own, damaged.

published on : 30th March 2022

50 per cent crew members to be subjected to random pre-flight alcohol test daily: DGCA

The notice has been issued "in view of reducing trend of COVID-19 cases and increase in volume of air traffic as a result of resumption of normal operation", it noted.

published on : 29th March 2022

Alcoholism rising among migrant workers

Alcoholism and absenteeism are rising among migrant workers in the district, and textile units where they are employed in large numbers,  complain of production loss.

published on : 23rd March 2022

TDP lawmakers want discussion on ‘liquor deaths’ in both Houses

The TDP lawmakers wrote separate letters to the Assembly Speaker and the Council Chairman, urging for a detailed debate on hazardous chemicals and liquor deaths.

published on : 23rd March 2022
1 2 3 4 >