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Rioters attack liquor stores in Iraqi Kurdistan

Rioters burned dozens of alcohol shops and damaged several hotels in Iraq's semi-autonomous Kurdistan region after Friday prayers, prompting an attack a pro-Islamic party office, authorities and witnesses said on Saturday.

December 4, 2011 9:54
 

Dubai’s ‘ban’ on alcohol in food proves to be a mere trifle

Municipality makes apparent U-turn on 'coq au vin' ban after uproar from angry chefs, restaurant owners and residents.

March 22, 2010 6:02
 
Bahrain “cleaning up”

Bahrain “cleaning up”

One and two-star hotels in the country have been ordered to shut down bars and throw out the booze.

April 19, 2009 4:04