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V G Siddhartha

CCD owner's autopsy forensic report corroborates suicide theory: Police

A few days before his death, Siddhartha had visited his father, who was in coma, in the hospital.

26 Aug 2019 12:16 PM

Father of late CCD founder VG Siddhartha passes away

Siddhartha went missing on July 29 from Netravati Bridge, later he was found dead on banks of Netravati River in Mangaluru on July 31.

25 Aug 2019 7:12 PM

Coffee Day to sell tech park to Blackstone

Global Village is a 4 million-sqft office space located on a 120-acre campus with clients like Mphasis, Accenture and Mindtree.

15 Aug 2019 1:45 AM

EY to investigate Coffee Day incidents

Siddhartha’s widow Malavika Hegde has been appointed as an additional member of executive panel.

09 Aug 2019 1:20 AM

CDEL’s liabilities at over Rs 5,200 cr; over 75 per cent promoter shares pledged

Almost all of the shares held by Sivan Securities (0.21 per cent stake) in CDEL have been pledged.

02 Aug 2019 11:31 AM


Business failures shouldn't be tabooed: Sitharaman on V G Siddhartha's death

Sitharaman said that businessmen should get honourable exit or resolution to the problem in letter and spirit of the IBC.

02 Aug 2019 9:14 AM

A lot has happened over coffee

With the sudden demise of V G Siddhartha, People recall the memories they had in the cafe as a tribute to the deceased entrepreneur.

02 Aug 2019 12:20 AM

No one was harassed, only followed norms against V G Siddhartha: I-T dept

I-T dept also questioned his signature on the purported letter, which surfaced hours after Siddhartha went missing.

01 Aug 2019 12:30 PM

Coffee Day appoints Interim Chairman

The board has also appointed Nitin Bagmane, one of the earliest investors in Café Coffee Day, as the firm’s Interim Chief Operating Officer.

01 Aug 2019 1:23 AM

Karnataka BJP, Congress battle it out over Cafe Coffee Day Founder's letter

In the letter, Siddhartha alleged harassment by IT officer, expressing regret for not being able to create ‘the right profitable business’.

31 Jul 2019 7:38 PM


Mamata blames central agencies for CCD owner's death

‘I am deeply shocked by the incident relating to V G Siddhartha, Cafe Coffee Day founder. It is indeed very sad, unfortunate,’ Mamata said.

31 Jul 2019 5:33 PM

‘Siddhartha could not have taken his own life’: DV Sadananda Gowda

A letter, written by Siddhartha had surfaced on July 30, in which he alleged that he was harassed by previous directorate general of IT.

31 Jul 2019 1:31 PM

Modi betrayed people who voted for independent, hassle-free economy: Singhvi

His comments came shortly after CCD owner V G Siddhartha's body was found in the Netravati river in Dakshina Kannada district of Karnataka.

31 Jul 2019 12:53 PM

Coffee Day Enterprises shares further plummet 20 per cent

The scrip tumbled 20 pc to Rs 123.25 -- its 52-week low level as well as its lowest trading permissible limit for the day on the BSE.

31 Jul 2019 11:46 AM

V G Siddhartha: From son of plantation owner to founding India’s biggest coffee chain

Coming from family that has 140-year history of growing coffee, Siddhartha initially dabbled in stock trading before coffee business.

31 Jul 2019 10:59 AM


V G Siddhartha last rite will take place at his father's estate in Belur

The body of missing CCD founder-owner V G Siddhartha has been found on the banks of Netravati River near Hoige Bazaar in Mangaluru.

31 Jul 2019 10:55 AM

Debt over debt and compounding interest worried Siddhartha

In his letter, he stated growing pressure from creditors as a reason for his decision to 'quit'.

31 Jul 2019 9:48 AM

'Banks can drive anyone to despair': Vijay Mallya tweets on CCD founder's letter

Mallya asserted that he is devastated with the contents of VG Siddhartha's letter.

31 Jul 2019 9:26 AM

CCD founder V G Siddhartha's body found on river bank, cops say could be suicide

A police official said 'everything' points to suicide but nothing can be ruled out until the investigation is over.

31 Jul 2019 8:24 AM

Lonely at the top?

In 1999, he was roped in by IT veteran Ashok Soota when Subroto Bagchi, Rostow Ravanan and KK Natarajan were launching Mindtree.

31 Jul 2019 1:56 AM