A- A A+
Last Updated : Sep 23 2019 11:17PM     Screen Reader Access
News Highlights
PM Modi addresses UNSG Climate Action Summit            About 500 terrorists trying to infiltrate into India: Army Chief            Govt launches ‘UMMID’ initiative to tackle inherited genetic diseases of newborn babies            We should move towards digital census by 2021: Amit Shah            Sensex zooms 1,075 points; Nifty ends at 11,603           

National News

Jan 17, 2019
2:05PM

SC relaxes conditions for Maharashtra dance bars

FILE PIC
The Supreme Court today set aside some provisions of a law imposing restrictions on the licensing and functioning of dance bars in Maharashtra. A bench headed by Justice A K Sikri quashed certain provisions of the 2016 Maharashtra law like the mandatory installation of CCTV and a partition between barrooms and the dance floor.

The court allowed payment of tips to performers in Maharashtra dance bars but made it clear that showering of currency notes cannot be allowed. The apex court also quashed provision mandating that Maharashtra dance bars should be 1 km away from religious places and educational institutions. It also upheld the condition fixing the timing of dance bars in Maharashtra from 6 pm to 11.30 pm. 

Live Twitter Feed

Listen News

Morning News 23 (Sep) Midday News 23 (Sep) News at Nine 23 (Sep) Hourly 23 (Sep) (2300hrs)
समाचार प्रभात 23 (Sep) दोपहर समाचार 23 (Sep) समाचार संध्या 23 (Sep) प्रति घंटा समाचार 23 (Sep) (2305hrs)
Khabarnama (Mor) 23 (Sep) Khabrein(Day) 23 (Sep) Khabrein(Eve) 23 (Sep)
Aaj Savere 23 (Sep) Parikrama 23 (Sep)

Listen Programs

Market Mantra 23 (Sep) Samayki 23 (Sep) Sports Scan 23 (Sep) Spotlight/News Analysis 23 (Sep) Samachar Darshan 22 (Sep) Radio Newsreel 23 (Sep)
    Public Speak

    Country wide 19 (Sep) Surkhiyon Mein 19 (Sep) Charcha Ka Vishai Ha 18 (Sep) Vaad-Samvaad 3 (Sep) Money Talk 3 (Sep) Current Affairs 20 (Sep)