Discotheques

  • Close discotheques by 1 am in Delhi: Government panel January 9, 2013

    New Delhi: School buses will be allowed to ply in Delhi only after police verification and all discotheques have been ordered to close by 1 am by the government in a bid to beef up security in the capital. Faced with complaints of delay by police in providing help against the...
  • Italian woman alleges sexual assault in Goa May 16, 2008

    New Delhi: An Italian woman has said that she was molested in Goa on Wednesday. She was allegedly assaulted outside a discotheque in Baga. The Goa police have arrested one person in connection with the case. Earlier, a 15-year old British teenager Scarlette Keeling was raped and murdered in Goa....
  • Bangalore's live bands dead, now for 'dard-e-disco' February 19, 2008

    Bangalore: A group of 20 eunuchs gathered at the city's Cubbon Park to demand that live bands in the city be allowed to operate freely. Live bands shut shop in 2005 after a police notification asked them to fulfill 12 conditions on safety and security to get a license. Though...
  • Live bands trying to make a comeback in Bangalore February 16, 2008

    Bangalore: No sound of music should reach the neighbourhood when a live band is playing — that's just one of the few severe conditions imposed on live bands in Bangalore for over two years now. And so bands like Taal and Four Seasons decided to shut shop, after a police...