Spurious Liquor
India  /  Published 04.06.21

Fresh hooch deaths in Aligarh

The five deceased, who used to work in a brick kiln in Jawan area, are residents of Jehanabad and Gaya districts in Bihar...
By Piyush Srivastava in Lucknow

Jharkhand  /  Published 08.04.21

STATE DIGEST: New additions to Bokaro zoo

Elsewhere in the state: Spurious liquor seized in Mango; Woman jumps into well with 2 children in Giridih...
By Our Bureau

India  /  Published 03.04.21

Hooch toll rises to 14 in dry Bihar

The figure could climb further as several people in serious condition are still undergoing treatment in various hospitals in Nawada and Patna...
By Dev Raj in Patna

India  /  Published 01.04.21

8 hooch deaths in dry Bihar

As the state gears up to celebrate fifth anniversary of total prohibition, the incidents have put a huge question mark on the success of the ban on liquor...
By Dev Raj in Patna

India  /  Published 07.02.21

Spurious liquor kills 3 in ‘dry’ Bihar

Incident highlights the flouting of prohibition in the state...
By Dev Raj in Patna


India  /  Published 13.01.21

‘Toxic’ liquor kills 14 in Morena

According to preliminary reports, some residents of Manpur and Pahawali villages in the district drank white-coloured liquor...
By PTI in Bhopal

North East  /  Published 16.03.19

Alert on wild mushroom in Assam

The call comes in the wake of two deaths following the consumption of wild mushrooms in Demow in Sivasagar district...
By Manoj Kumar Ojha in Doomdooma

North East  /  Published 03.03.19

Hariya pill to wean away sulai addicts

Hariya, a rice-based traditional drink of the Adivasis, could help wean away habitual tea garden drinkers from spurious liquor...
By Umanand Jaiswal in Golaghat

North East  /  Published 01.03.19

Halmira letter could have played saviour

Excise dept had not taken a stern action against tea garden workers involved in the hooch trade...
By Umanand Jaiswal

Jharkhand  /  Published 08.10.18

Excise squads to cork festive hooch trade in Jharkhand

The demand for liquor jumps during the festive season, traders try to earn extra by manufacturing hooch...
By Our Correspondent in Jamshedpur


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