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Monday 30 November 2015


Burger King to sell booze

A UK outlet of Burger King has been granted a licence to sell alcohol, and more could follow suit if it proves successful.

Monday, November 30th, 2015 No Comments »

China communists ban drink driving

In the wake of the austerity drive, the Communist Party of China has cracked down on drunk driving among its members.

Thursday, November 19th, 2015 No Comments »

UK wholesaler scheme is ‘potentially deadly’

New British legislation to end alcohol tax fraud could lead to an explosion of underground bootleggers, job losses in the industry and even deaths, according to legal experts.

Wednesday, November 18th, 2015 No Comments »

Smuggler caught with beer disguised as Pepsi

Police in Saudi Arabia have arrested a smuggler caught trying to sneak 48,000 cans of beer disguised as Pepsi into the country where alcohol is banned.

Friday, November 13th, 2015 No Comments »

Alcoholic sweet shop pops up in London

An adult sweet shop called “Eat Your Drink” that sells alcoholic confectionary is set to open in London following a successful crowdfunding campaign.

Thursday, November 12th, 2015 No Comments »

France snubs Iran’s request for alcohol-free dinner

A dinner between the presidents of France and Iran has been scrapped after French officials apparently refused requests to refrain from serving wine.

Tuesday, November 10th, 2015 No Comments »

Sacked Muslims awarded $240k over alcohol delivery

A jury has awarded two Muslim truck drivers a total of US$240,000 after they were fired from their jobs for refusing to deliver alcohol.

Wednesday, October 28th, 2015 1 Comment »

Alcohol blamed for ‘lazy’ Aussie accent

An “alcoholic slur” sustained through the heavy drinking of early settlers in Australia is the cause of the country’s accent, a communication expert has claimed.

Wednesday, October 28th, 2015 1 Comment »

Comet expelling ‘500 bottles of wine’ a second

A comet hurtling through space is releasing alcohol at a rate of “500 bottles of wine a second”, according to Nasa, the first time the substance has been discovered in a comet.

Tuesday, October 27th, 2015 No Comments »

Reducing dopamine in brain may curb alcohol addiction

Reducing dopamine levels in the brain can lessen the desire to drink alcohol, according to a new study by Swedish scientists.

Monday, October 19th, 2015 No Comments »

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