31 Oct 2014
New Delhi: Superstar Akshay Kumar, who is doing a cameo in his upcoming production venture 'The Shaukeens', says he found it very different to play an alcoholic in the comedy drama.
30 Oct 2014
Kochi: In a shot in the arm for the Congress-led UDF government, which has set a goal of total prohibition by 2023, the Kerala High Court on Thursday held as valid its new excise policy paving the way for closure of 700 liquor bars attached to hotels in the state.
24 Oct 2014
Karachi: Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) have released former off-spinner Saqlain Mushtaq after completion of a one-month contract but said that suspended off-spinner Saeed Ajmal will continue his remedial work on his bowling action.
19 Sep 2014
New Delhi: With softening global oil rates leading to first ever profit on diesel sales, the government is considering raising excise duty on unbranded diesel to take away the gains.
22 Oct 2014
Lucknow: Top-of-the-line liquor bottles, including the prohibitively expensive Johnnie Walker, Blue Label, packed together are quite popular as gifts this Diwali in this Uttar Pradesh capital.
16 Oct 2014
Itanagar: Arunachal Pradesh Tax and Excise Department has become the highest revenue earner of the state by generating around Rs 400 crore during the last financial year.
23 Jan 2013
Liquor will become dearer in Bihar with the state government on Tuesday deciding to increase excise duty upto Rs 5 per litre.
07 Oct 2014
Amsterdam: Winger Arjen Robben said he was happy to be back in the Netherlands squad after spending the last round of international fixtures swearing in front of the television set.
03 Oct 2014
New Delhi: India has imposed anti-dumping duty on Phenol imported from US and Chinese Taipei to safeguard the interest of domestic manufacturers.
26 Jun 2014
New Delhi: With the aim of reviving the economy, the government has extended the excise duty concession on capital goods and automobiles by six months to December 31, a move hailed by the industry.