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Some Stumbled, To Rise Again

The unfortunate suicide by Café Coffee Day Founder V. G. Siddhartha raises many uncomfortable questions about entrepreneurship, risk taking, the tax authorities in the country and the overall business environment. We look at some very eminent names who too had stumbled in their first business venture but emerged as shining stars in subsequent endeavours. We also seek views of experts on the lessons entrepreneurs need to learn from such instances

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Coffee Baron V.G. Siddhartha's Death Fuels India Inc Anger Over Government Crackdown On Wrongdoing

Former government officials, industry executives and their advisors, including lawyers, told Reuters that investigations conducted by Indian agencies and tax inspectors had often resulted in harassment for business leaders.

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Cafe Coffee Day Founder VG Siddhartha's Body Found

A body has been found, which appears to be of him. Final confirmation has to be done by the family.

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Café Coffee Day Boss VG Siddhartha And SM Krishna's Son-in-Law Goes Missing

"He said he will walk and come... At 8 pm (an hour later) I called him but his phone was (switched) off. Then I called his son and he said he'll call him too. Later I filed a complaint", said Patil, who has been serving the businessman for three years.

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Shares Of Indian Coffee Chain Tank 20% After Founder Goes Missing

Coffee Day confirmed with the exchanges that Siddhartha has not been reachable since Monday, but did not provide further details.

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