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Sale of liquor relieves state's  thirst for revenue

Sale of liquor relieves state's thirst for revenue

It is an archaic system, and a relic of the prohibition era, when the sector was heavily regulated. But the cash-strapped state governmen...Read More

After police raids, liquor vendors face excise heat for selling booze in lockdown

After police raids, liquor vendors face excise heat for selling booze in lockdown

The district administration is all set to give a nasty hangover to errant wine shop and bar owners in the Mira Bhayandar who were caught ...Read More

Lockdown 3.0 in Mira Bhayandar: Cops bust illicit hooch brewing unit in Uttan as Excise Department continues to turn a blind eye

Lockdown 3.0 in Mira Bhayandar: Cops bust illicit hooch brewing unit in Uttan as Excise Department continues to turn a blind eye

Yet another illicit liquor brewing unit (haath-bhatti) was busted by the Thane (rural) police, in the coastal area of Uttan near Bhayand...Read More

Centre will earn Rs 1.6 lakh cr from excise duty hike on petrol, diesel

Centre will earn Rs 1.6 lakh cr from excise duty hike on petrol, diesel

The Union government will gain close to Rs 1.6 lakh crore in additional revenues this fiscal from a record hike in excise duty on petrol ...Read More

Why did Rajasthan close down its wine shops? Excise department shuts down shops until further notice

Why did Rajasthan close down its wine shops? Excise department shuts down shops until further notice

Rajasthan Excise Department on Monday ordered that wine shops will not be open in Rajasthan until further orders.The ruling comes after s...Read More

Home delivery of alcohol on Bengal? Excise department gives hope, then nixes order

Home delivery of alcohol on Bengal? Excise department gives hope, then nixes order

NOTE: The order was revoked later. The article has been updated to reflect the same.

'God's own country': Kerala residents baffled after liquor flows from their water taps

'God's own country': Kerala residents baffled after liquor flows from their water taps

Residents of Chalakudy in Kerala's Thrissur district recently opened their taps to discover water laced with alcohol.

Delhi government likely to sell seized liquor, at 25% less price

Delhi government likely to sell seized liquor, at 25% less price

New Delhi: The Delhi government is likely to sell seized liquor and at 25 per cent less than actual price, an official said on Friday. Th...Read More

Mumbai: Checkpoints installed on city limits to curb free flow of liquor

Mumbai: Checkpoints installed on city limits to curb free flow of liquor

Mumbai: Ahead of elections, Mumbai police have formed special teams in accordance with the excise department to keep tabs on free flow of...Read More

Bhayandar: Excise officers paddle their way to bust hooch den

Bhayandar: Excise officers paddle their way to bust hooch den

Bhayandar: A significant drop in the sale of country liquor prompted officials from the Thane unit of the excise department to activate t...Read More

Ujjain: Illicit liquor seized, says MP excise department

Ujjain: Illicit liquor seized, says MP excise department

MP excise department started a drive against liquor peddlers, raided many areas including Kalbhairav temple area and Mahakal area and sei...Read More

Excise department slaps notice on Diageo; asks it to pay Rs 53crore

Excise department slaps notice on Diageo; asks it to pay Rs 53crore

Mumbai: The Maharashtra excise department has issued a notice to liquor giant Diageo India, asking it to pay more than Rs 53 crore as pen...Read More

Karnataka Elections 2018: Illegal liquor seized from Bidar MLA Ashok Kheny’s residence

Karnataka Elections 2018: Illegal liquor seized from Bidar MLA Ashok Kheny’s residence

Bidar: Income Tax officials and the Excise Department on Friday conducted a raid at the residence of Bidar MLA Ashok Kheny and seized ill...Read More

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Bhopal: Excise dept may lose revenue up to 35%

Bhopal: The excise department may lose revenue upto 35 percent if ‘No Ahata policy’ is implemented. This was revealed at the meeting of s...Read More

Hyderabad drug racket: actor Kajal Agarwal’s manager held

Hyderabad drug racket: actor Kajal Agarwal’s manager held

Hyderabad: The manager of actor Kajal Agarwal was today arrested in connection with the drug racket which the Telangana Prohibition and E...Read More

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Dry state Manipur on a high during electioneering

Imphal : Manipur, which is officially a dry state, seems to be on a high during electioneering with huge amount of liquor being regularly...Read More

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Bhopal: Demonetisation leads to slump in liquor sale on New Year

BHOPAL: Unlike every year, sale of liquor has dropped on New Year celebrations in the state capital. Excise department attributed it to d...Read More

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Indore: Premium brand liquor sized, one arrested

Indore: The state excise department on Sunday seized Foreign Made Foreign Liquor (FMFL) worth Rs 5 lakh from a youth.

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Ujjain: Excise department seizes liquor worth over Rs 1 lakh

Ujjain: The excise department seized liquor of over Rs 1 Lakh outside the Kalbhairav Temple. Despite the presence of a government authori...Read More

Dhaba owners serving liquor to be penalise

Dhaba owners serving liquor to be penalise

New Delhi: Tightening the noose around ‘dhaba’ owners serving liquor, the Excise Department of Delhi government has directed them to put ...Read More

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