Spirits sales slump in India

Sales of spirits in India fell by more than 1.2m cases in April following the introduction of the Supreme Court's ban on liquor sales within 500 metres of motorways and national highways.

Boris Johnson in Scotch blunder at Sikh temple

Foreign secretary Boris Johnson has been reprimanded by Sikh worshippers after speaking about tax on Scotch in India while visiting a Sikh temple in Bristol.

Rats blamed for disappearance of seized booze

Police in the eastern Indian state of Bihar have said that rats have consumed thousands of litres of impounded alcohol.

Heineken calls for Mallya to quit United Breweries

VJ Mallya is under intense pressure from Dutch brewing giant Heineken to relinquish his position as chairman of United Breweries.

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