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Sep 2, 2008
South | Press Trust of India | Wednesday December 3, 2014
Observing that liquor is "a poison to the society," the Madras High Court today posed a set of 16 questions to the state and central governments, asking how can governments run liquor business when the Constitution advocates total prohibition.
South | KS Nagarajan | Thursday March 21, 2013
MDMK Chief Vaiko has just finished his fortnight-long 450-km padayatra demanding that the Tamil Nadu Government close all liquor shops. PMK Supremo Ramadoss has long been vocal against TASMAC (state owned corporation that has a monopoly over selling ...
South | Press Trust of India | Wednesday November 7, 2012
Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa today announced a 20 per cent bonus to employees of public-sector undertakings, including electricity board, and to the Transport Corporation, costing over Rs 185 crore to the exchequer.
South | Press Trust of India | Tuesday May 15, 2012
In a case of binge drinking, two men died after they gulped down too many glasses of liquor at a state-run retail outlet in the district, police said. Twenty-four-year old Anandan, an autorickshaw driver, and his friend Balamurugan, an ambulance driv...
Tamil Nadu | Press Trust of India | Wednesday January 4, 2012
Two TASMAC employees were killed on the spot when the motorcycle which they were riding rammed against a stone road sign near Moolavaikka today, police said. The mishap occurred when the duo were returning to Kasipalayam village near Gobichettipalay...
Tamil Nadu | Express News Service | Saturday December 3, 2011
There's good news for tipplers! The city is likely to get the much-awaited TASMAC elite liquor shops by the third week of this month.