Karnataka bypolls: 2 BJP ticket aspirants knock on Congress doors
Disgruntled BJP leaders say that they have nurtured their respective constituencies for long, but the BJP is now planning to reward the disqualified lawmakers with party tickets should the court verdict go in their favour. The Supreme Court will pronounce its verdict on the 17 disqualified MLAs on Wednesday.
A bitter brew for coffee on rain fury
The loss may put pressure on coffee growers for repayment of loans.
VG Siddhartha cremated in Chethanahalli coffee estate
87-year-old former Chief Minister S M Krishna, father-in-law of Siddhartha and his wife...
VG Siddhartha took homegrown coffee to the world
VG Siddhartha built an empire on coffee plantations, with utmost care.
VG Siddhartha disappearance: How events have unfolded so far
Siddhartha, the founder of India's largest Coffee chain Cafe Coffee Day, is missing since Monday evening.
VG Siddhartha: The man who tasted success through coffee
VG Siddhartha, who went missing last night, was recently in the news for selling his entire stake in Mindtree.
Congress drifts in Chikmagalur amid fading Indira folklore
Shankar is the Congress candidate from the Chikmagalur assembly constituency, seeking votes in the name of the very ‘hand’ he once tried to bite.
Chikmagalur district: BJP, JDS & Congress to lock horns in all 5 constituencies
The shrine may have lost the appeal for Hindutva proponents, but the BJP appears well entrenched, at least in the hilly regions of this coffee-growing district.
Congress plans mega Rahul Gandhi rally at Chikmagalur
The rally just before Parliament’s winter session is being firmed up by the party high command in consultation with Congress leaders of Karnataka.
Coffee Board data shows 10% fall in crop over post blossom estimate
The board attributed lack of backing showers in Karnataka after good blossom rain and high temperature for poor crop setting particularly in robusta.
Secret revealed, after 40 years: Why Rajkumar did not contest against Indira Gandhi in 1978
Rajkumar was at the peak of his popularity and commanded the biggest legion of fans rivaling any politician of that period. But he refused to bite the bullet.
VG Siddhartha quits Mindtree board to focus on Coffee Day
In his letter to the Mindtree board, Siddhartha said he wanted to be relieved of the board position so that he could devote more time to the Coffee Day Group's business.
Quick getaway: Visit Rishikesh or the Chikmagalur hills near Bengaluru
Bhandardara, which is about 190km from Mumbai, remains a lesser-known weekend destination.
Here is how young entrepreneurs are making sure you have the great Indian coffee experience
This is a trend that started five years ago, with third- and fourth-generation coffee planters deciding to offer A-grade beans to the Indian consumer.
IL&FS in talks to sell majority stake in QVC Group
IL&FS PE had picked up 75% stake in QVC Realty for $100 million in 2008. The co that was formed was the first VC-backed realty co formed by Prakash Gurbaxani.
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