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Assam's country liquor gets branded, to be flavoured

Assam's country liquor gets branded, to be flavoured

To prevent adulteration and revenue leakage, the Assam government has decided that country liquor would be grain-based, undergo chemical tests and be branded, making it mandatory for the bottles to sport a hologram as in the case of IMFL.

Aug 17, 2017, 15:54 PM IST
Alcohol, drug problems leads to suicide rise in elders

Alcohol, drug problems leads to suicide rise in elders

The study finds highest suicide risks are among those, who misuse prescription sedative medicines, such as tranquilizers.

Mar 18, 2017, 12:24 PM IST
How much you drink may depend on fellow drinkers

How much you drink may depend on fellow drinkers

Researchers have historically worked under the assumption that those who drink most alcohol incorrectly "imagine" everyone else also drinks to excess. 

Sep 14, 2016, 08:27 AM IST

Six ways alcohol affects your health!

 Drinking too much alcohol can lead to fatty liver, hepatitis and 'scarring' of the liver.

Aug 02, 2016, 16:42 PM IST