News  /  Published 10.05.22

Behala man succumbs to injury after scuffle

A 54-year-old resident of Behala in southwest Kolkata, who had got involved in a scuffle with one of his neighbours over a relatively trivial issue last week, succumbed to his injuries in the hospital...
By Our Special Correspondent in Behala

Jharkhand  /  Published 02.05.22

People fume at liquor shops in society

The state government decision to carry out sale of liquor on its own and through the retail shops of Jharkhand State Beverage Corporation Limited (JSBCL) from May 1 has spelled doom for the resid...
By Praduman Choubey in Dhanbad

Opinion  /  Published 18.04.22

Letters to the Editor: Lemon prices are squeezing household budgets

Sour lemons Sir — Summers, especially in the tropics, are incomplete without lemons. A tall glass of nimbu pani can be both refreshing and healthy. Alas, with a single lemon reta...
By The Telegraph

India  /  Published 06.04.22

Tejashwi slams Nitish over liquor rule tweaks

Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) leader Tejashwi Prasad Yadav attacked Bihar chief minister Nitish Kumar on Tuesday over the repeated amendments of the prohibition law and said they were being done to confu...
By Dev Raj in Patna

India  /  Published 03.04.22

Odisha excise cut on liquor

Imported liquor (foreign made foreign liquor-FMFL) and wine (both Indian made and foreign made) will become cheaper as the Odisha government has slashed excise duty on them. It will be available in t...
By Subhashish Mohanty in Bhubaneswar


Opinion  /  Published 03.04.22

Editorial: Sins of the fathers

Advanced in technology and morality, Ancient India in the hands of the present rulers has acquired a burnished new look. It shimmers with the sheen of uninformed fantasy, while its wise men are instal...
By The Editorial Board

Jharkhand  /  Published 02.04.22

Police nabs gang of liquor thiefs

The Jamshedpur Police on Saturday busted a gang of criminals who was involved in stealing liquor stocks from licensed liquor shops in rural areas of the district and sell the stolen bot...
By Kumud Jenamani in Jamshedpur

India  /  Published 31.03.22

Bill to ease Bihar dry laws passed

The Nitish Kumar government tabled the Bihar Prohibition and Excise (Amendment) Bill in the Assembly on Wednesday, paving the way for the easing of the draconian anti-liquor laws in the state. The mo...
By Dev Raj in Patna

India  /  Published 21.03.22

Holi hooch kills 19 in dry Bihar

At least 19 people have died and many are battling for their lives after allegedly consuming hooch during Holi in Bihar, a state where prohibition laws are so stringent that owning a bottle of liquor ...
By Dev Raj in Patna

News  /  Published 18.03.22

Celebrate Holi, respect others’ wish and stay safe from Covid

What about public transport and app cabs? Buses will be there early in the morning and again from late afternoon. There will be a few metered taxis till afternoon, after which their count will incr...
By Our Bureau in Kolkata


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