Alcohol Consumption
Calcutta  /  Published 05.05.20

Day 2: Booze queues grow longer in Calcutta

The queues outside liquor stores got longer on Tuesday as people travelled from faraway places and stood for hours to buy liquor.In Salt Lake, people from Dakshineswar, Baranagar and Burrabazar had qu...
By Monalisa Chaudhuri in Calcutta

Education  /  Published 02.07.19

There are always signs before someone commits suicide

A Calcutta school was recently in the news because one of its Class X students committed suicide in school. A bright student, the girl had earlier slit her wrists at home but was fortunately saved on ...
By Shivani Manchanda

India  /  Published 28.10.19

Airport, airline staff fail drink test

Thirteen employees of airlines and airports have failed breathalyser tests since September 16 and been suspended for three months each, an official with the directorate-general of civil aviation said ...
By PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 19.03.20

No distance, even 1 metre, too far for a drink

The latest coronavirus protocol in Kerala: Stand one metre apart in the liquor queues.The state government has acknowledged that it cannot afford to deny itself a substantial chunk of its revenues or ...
By K.M. Rakesh in Bangalore

Jharkhand  /  Published 31.12.19

New Year fun, but responsibly

Hic, hic, no hurrah. Those caught driving in a drunken state on the first day of 2020 will be asked to go home walking, leaving behind their vehicles with the police. A Ranchi police officer told this...
By TT Bureau in Ranchi



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