Liquor traders request Delhi govt to reinstate private vend licenses

The liquor traders in the city have requested the Delhi government to reinstate private liquor vend licences issued under old excise policy. Delhi Liquor Traders Association in a letter to Excise department, on Friday, urged for reinstatement of retail vend private licenses (L-7 and L-10) that were issued in old regime of … Read more

Delhi LG approves extension of licenses of liquor vends, pubs by a month

Delhi Lt Governor VK Saxena on Monday approved the AAP government’s move to extend excise licenses of private liquor vends as well as hotels and bars by a month, holding out hope that alcohol supply would be resumed in a city that had to observe an unofficial dry day. No alcohol was … Read more

CBI arrests IAS officer K Rajesh in bribery case related to arms licenses

The CBI on Wednesday arrested Gujarat cadre IAS officer K Rajesh for alleged bribery in sanctioning weapon licenses to ineligible people, officials said. Rajesh, a 2011 batch IAS officer, was called to the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) office in Ahmedabad for questioning, but he did not co-operate and … Read more

U.S. extends general licenses for Russia’s Gaz Group through May 24 By Reuters

© Reuters. FILE PHOTO: The United States Department of the Treasury is seen in Washington, D.C., U.S., August 30, 2020. REUTERS/Andrew Kelly WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. Treasury Department on Monday extended general licenses for Russia’s GAZ Group through May 24, authorizing certain activities involving the van maker and transactions necessary to divest or transfer … Read more