Sale Of Liquor
West Bengal  /  Published 13.08.21

Bengal second in alcohol consumption

Bengal ranked second after Uttar Pradesh in terms of absolute number of people who consume alcohol, a joint study by economic research agency ICRIER and law consulting firm PLR Chambers said. Accordi...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 19.07.21

Covid: Lift liquor ban, Park Hotel pleads

The Park authorities have written to the excise department requesting it to reconsider a ban on serving liquor in the 10 bars as well as the rooms of the Park Street hotel. The ban was imposed after ...
By Kinsuk Basu in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 18.07.21

HHI: hearing next week

Security and patrol personnel have been increased on the Maidan for evening walkers from Saturday. Police officers said extra patrol vans have been deployed in the area between 4pm and late evening &...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 17.07.21

Liquor after 8pm query to HHI

The excise department has sought an explanation from Hotel Hindustan International (HHI) for allegedly serving liquor beyond the government stipulated time of 8pm in a suite on the sixth floor. Offic...
By Kinsuk Basu in Calcutta

India  /  Published 02.06.21

Delhi nod for liquor home delivery

The Delhi government on Tuesday notified an amendment to the excise rules enabling the home delivery of liquor ordered online or through mobile apps. However, the date of implementation is yet to be a...
By Pheroze L. Vincent in New Delhi


Business  /  Published 29.05.21

Liquor sales dip in Bengal

Bengal has seen a consistent decline in the sales of India Made Foreign Liquor (IMFL) throughout the four quarters of 2020-21 as a combination of lockdown on account of the Covid pandemic and an excis...
By A Staff Reporter in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 20.04.21

6 held with firearms, abduct plan foiled

Around 300 school students blocked the Alipurduar-Falakata state highway at Tapshikhata, on the outskirts of Alipurduar town, for three hours on Monday noon after a school girl was mowed down by a tr...
By Our Correspondent in Cooch Behar

Jharkhand  /  Published 24.10.20

STATE DIGEST: Hazaribagh journalist injured in attack

A cattle smuggler was arrested from Ramgarh’s Kaitha on Saturday afternoon. Yusuf Khan, or Bablu Khan, is a resident of Barkathha in Hazaribagh. His brother, Tinku Khan, or Arif Khan, is similar...
By Our Bureau

Calcutta  /  Published 01.09.20

Bars can open from today with conditions

The Bengal government has allowed serving of liquor at bars and restaurants starting Tuesday. The Union home ministry’s guidelines had allowed resumption of hospitality services from June 8 but...
By Pinak Ghosh in Calcutta

Business  /  Published 20.08.20

Bengal: prod to review liquor tax

Before the Covid-19 hit, the state’s revenue collection per month was around Rs 1,000 crore, which declined by a third as MRP was jacked up by the additional duty. A decrease in MRP will give a...
By Pinak Ghosh in Calcutta


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