Varanasi Attack

  • Rel retail shuts shop in UP, expands in smaller cities October 2, 2007

    Mumbai: And here’s to the spirit of never say die or shall we say, close! Shutters may be down for Reliance Retail in some cities but the chain is aggressively expanding in small towns. It may not be business as usual in UP and Orissa, but that hasn't stopped reliance...
  • Reliance Fresh set to shut in UP, faces trouble in Orissa September 26, 2007

    New Delhi: Reliance Fresh is downing shutters in Uttar Pradesh all together. With the state government backing the closure of Reliance Fresh stores in Varanasi and Lucknow, sources say it has decided to pull the plug on its proposed Rs 9000 crore investment plan for Uttar Pradesh. As the first...
  • Shut all Rel Fresh outlets in Lucknow, says Mayawati August 25, 2007

    New Delhi: The Mayawati Government in Uttar Pradesh has ordered the closure of all organised retail stores, citing law-and-order issues following Wednesday's attack on Reliance Fresh and Spencer's outlets in Lucknow and Varanasi by groups of small traders. While the government order came as a rude shock to the retail...