Processes of implementing Kerala liquor policy begins

The Kerala government has started the process of implementing the amended liquor policy, state Excise Minister K Babu said on Wednesday.

Kerala Congress chief isolated over liquor policy

State Congress president VM Sudheeran, who has blamed "external forces" for diluting Kerala`s liquor policy, Sunday came under heavy attack from within the party as well as from outside of it for his remark.

'External forces' blamed for dilution of Kerala liquor policy

Referring to the now diluted liquor policy in Kerala that initially aimed to implement total prohibition in a phased manner, a Congress leader Saturday said that at times, "external forces" set the government agenda.

Liquor policy a ruse to make money: Pinarayi Vijayan

Criticising ruling UDF for its move to bring about changes in its liquor policy, CPI(M) on Tuesday said this much-touted policy was a ploy scripted by Chief Minister Oommen Chandy and Excise Minister K Babu for indulging in bargaining and corrupt deals.

Liquor policy not negotiable, says Chandy

Chief Minister Oommen Chandy on Wednesday said the new liquor policy, which aims to implement prohibition in the state in a phased manner, is "not negotiable".

Swami Agnivesh supports Kerala government liquor policy

Advocating a nation wide campaign for total liquor prohibition, Social activist Swami Agnivesh on Thursday congratulated Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy for the new liquor policy that aims to bring complete prohibition in ten years time.

Kerala cabinet ratifies new liquor policy

Kerala cabinet on Wednesday ratified the new liquor policy of the Congress led UDF government which envisaged to shut down bars attached to hotels below the five-star category as part of its plans to reduce availability of liquor.

Wine bone of contention in Kerala`s new liquor policy

Even as Kerala`s new liquor policy, which aims to achieve total prohibition in the state in the next ten years, will be submitted to the high court on Tuesday, wine appears to have been caught in a tangle.

Plea to restructure liquor policy

The Tourism Industry Coordination Council has urged the state government to totally restructure the liquor policy by amending rules.

No new liquor factory will be allowed in state: Shivraj Singh Chouhan

Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan on Monday announced that permission will not be granted to set up new liquor factory in the state henceforth.

Govt appoints commission on liquor policy

Kerala government has appointed former judge of the High Court M Ramachandran as the one-member commission to recommend norms for formulating a liquor policy.