By Free Press Journal Correspondent
Aishwarya, the daughter of Karnataka Pradesh Congress Committee (KPCC) President DK Shivakumar, got engaged to Amartya Hegde, grandson of...Read More
By Shankar Raj
Late VG Siddhartha seems to have transferred huge tranches of money from Coffee Day books to a company that he privately held.
Bengaluru: The Coffee Day group on Saturday said its total outstanding debt was Rs 4,970 crore, including Rs 4,796 crore secured loans an...Read More
By FPJ Bureau
He definitely succeeded with a CCD seen at every other street corner. This warmed the market for Starbucks that entered India a decade la...Read More
The man under the spotlight of the so-called “tax terrorism” — Bala — as he is popularly known, was in the midst of farewell.
By Carol Andrade
A week ago, if you had asked me whether I knew who the founder of CCD was, I would have shrugged and said no, whatsamatter, is this a qui...Read More
While foul play has been ruled out, investigation agencies are trying to pry open the web of transactions, debts and investments made by ...Read More
Days after his death, there is clarity on whether a harassed VGS threw in the towel because of creditor or Income Tax pressure.
A coffee planter’s son, Siddhartha was cremated at sunset at his Chetanahali estate in his ancestral village of Mudegiri in Chikkamagalur...Read More
Bengaluru: The body of Cafe Coffee Day (CCD) founder V.G. Siddhartha was on Wednesday afternoon taken to Chattanahalli, his village, in K...Read More
Cafe Coffee Day (CCD) owner VG Siddhartha, whose body was found on the banks of Netravati River early in the morning on Wednesday near Ho...Read More
By FPJ Web Desk
Siddhartha, the son-in-law of BJP leader SM Krishna, was under the scanner of the income tax department and Enforcement Directorate for a...Read More
A cup of coffee and an hour of internet surfing used to cost Rs 100 at that time
Body of VG Siddhartha, founder of Cafe Coffee Day and son-in-law of former Karnataka CM SM Krishna was found on the banks of Netravati Ri...Read More
Cafe Coffee Day (CCD) founder-chairman V.G. Siddhartha is no more, as his body was found in Karnataka's Netravathi river, near here, poli...Read More
"He worked for the economy of the country as well as Karnataka. He gave jobs to 30-50 thousand people who are from villages and also to t...Read More
According to sources, the CCD founder's debt exposure was around a whopping Rs 8,500 crore.
He is the son-in-law of former CM of Karnataka and union external affairs minister SM Krishna.
"A body has been found which appears to be of Cafe Coffee Day owner V G Siddhartha," Sasikanth Senthil, Deputy Commissioner of Dakshina K...Read More
"We have recorded the statement of fisherman Symond D'Souza that he saw a man jumping off the bridge into the river when he was fishing n...Read More