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Coffee Day sells GV Techpark for Rs 2,700 crore

The transaction will bring down the group’s debt, which stood at Rs 4,970 crore as on August 17, 2019.

CCD owner VG Siddhartha dead: Why mental health remains a taboo in India

VG Siddhartha's death highlights the extreme stress and emotional distress entrepreneurs can be under. "No matter how glitzy and successful your life appears to the outside world, it's a lonely place at the top."

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CCD owner V G Siddhartha's forensic report corroborates suicide theory: Police

According to police sources, water was found in Siddhartha's lungs and his death was due to drowning.

Coffee Day to sell Bengaluru tech park to Blackstone for Rs 2,600-3,000 crore

The sale of the 90-acre technology park in Bengaluru will help the company reduce its debt burden

Coffee and froth: For VG Siddhartha, a lot could happen over coffee

VG Siddhartha's CCD brand carried the tagline ‘A lot can happen over coffee’. And for V G Siddhartha, it did. How then did the 21-yr-old heir of a fortune who decided to carve own path, gave India its first coffee chain, was among the first to spot the IT trend, cashed in on Bengaluru’s real estate boom, and moved among the powers and shakers, end up as a 60-yr-old broken man on a bridge? The Indian Express on the life and death of India’s coffee king

Coffee estate workers remember CCD founder Siddhartha

Siddhartha’s family has been running coffee plantations for more than 140 years in Malnad region. He was the only son of Gangaiah Hegde, a freedom fighter, and Vasanthi.

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Business failures should not be tabooed or looked down upon: Sitharaman on CCD founder's death

"Business failures in this country should not be tabooed, or looked down. On the contrary, we should give an honourable exit or resolution to the problem in letter and spirit of the IBC," she said referring to the CCD founder's demise.

Bangalore news August 1 highlights: 'Bengaluru's water crisis not of availability but management'

Bangalore news August 1 highlights: Get the latest updates on Bangalore traffic, Bangalore weather, the events in Bangalore today, developments in CCD owner death case, and much more in our daily live blog.

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At the time, stricken by young love and rejection, little did we realise the impact that VG Siddhartha — CCD’s founder and owner — would have on the young.

CCD owner's death: Kiran Shaw slams PE firm, Mahindra says business failure need not destroy self-esteem

Reacting to the demise of VG Siddhartha, Biocon MD Kiran Mazumdar Shaw said that it is a "shocking and sad end" to a quiet n unassuming pioneer who started the coffee cafes business ahead of Starbucks in India.

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