Vijay Mallya

  • Nine Kingfisher trademarks put up for sale 08-04-2014 10:47 AM

    Mumbai: Kingfisher lenders on Monday put on block nine trademarks of the grounded carrier to recover dues running into crores of rupees. The trademarks put on on the block include Fly Kingfisher and Fly Kingfisher (Label), both registered with KFA and each having a validity of up to January 10,...
  • Vijay Mallya calls for improvement in car for podium 02-04-2014 06:56 PM

    Sakhir: Sahara Force India have made a solid start to the 2014 Formula 1 season but more needs to be done for the coveted podium finish, said team boss Vijay Mallya ahead of Sunday's Bahrain Grand Prix. The Silverstone-squad finds itself in fifth position in the team standings after collecting...
  • Sahara Force India gear up for new F1 season 07-03-2014 08:31 PM

    Silverstone: With a slew of rule changes coming into play in the Formula One Championships this year, Sahara Force India Team Principal Vijay Mallya feels it would be a "massive challenge" for a small team like his. Mallya, however, said Sahara Force India was raring to go after a "satisfactory"...
  • Kingfisher Airlines employees urge Yuvraj Singh to refuse to play for RCB 14-02-2014 11:23 PM

    Yuvraj Singh became the top earner at the 2014 IPL Auction when he was sold for Rs. 14 crore to Royals Challengers Bangalore (RCB) - an Indian Premier League franchise owned by liquor baron Vijay Mallya, who also owns the controversy-ridden Kingfisher Airlines (KFA). According to India Today, the Kingfisher...
  • RCB is the place where I can express myself: Yuvraj Singh 13-02-2014 06:06 PM

    Bangalore: Indian Premier League's costliest player Yuvraj Singh feels that Royal Challengers Bangalore is a team where he can express himself in the company of start cricketers like Virat Kohli and Chris Gayle. Yuvraj was bought by RCB for a whopping Rs 14 crore on the opening day of the...
  • RCB lodge complaint to IPL GC for spending 4 crore more on Yuvraj 12-02-2014 09:38 PM

    Bangalore: Royal Challengers Bangalore owner Vijay Mallya lodged an official complaint to the IPL Governing Council, saying his franchise coughed up Rs 4 crore more on buying all-rounder Yuvraj Singh on the first day of the players' auction here. RCB had almost bought Yuvraj for Rs 10 crore when Kolkata...
  • Scams happen in every sport: Vijay Mallya 12-02-2014 01:18 PM

    Bangalore: Playing down Justice Mudgal committee's report on corruption in the IPL, Royal Challengers Bangalore owner Vijay Mallya said scandals were a part and parcel of the every sport and the brand value of the cash-rich event remained unaffected. "It happens in every sport. We would not have been sitting...
  • Grounded Kingfisher Airlines posts $132 million third quarter loss 12-02-2014 11:35 AM

    Grounded Kingfisher Airlines, which has not flown in more than a year, reported yet another quarterly loss as it had no income from operations. Kingfisher, once India's no. 2 carrier and headed by flamboyant liquor baron Vijay Mallya, said net loss was 8.22 billion rupees for its fiscal third quarter...
  • Kejriwal pursuing unconventional methods to attain goal: Vijay Mallya 11-02-2014 03:26 PM

    UB group chairman Vijay Mallya on Tuesday said that Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal was pursuing "unconventional methods" to attain his objectives while asserting that there should be no "witch-hunt" against industrialists. Mallya, a Rajya Sabha MP, said in view of the forthcoming general elections, some political parties have stepped...
  • IPL 7 Auction: Yuvraj may top the priority list of many 11-02-2014 11:49 AM

    Cricketing world awaits exciting times ahead as some of the best players will be up for grabs at the Indian Premier League players' auction in Bangalore on Saturday. With a number of big players up for sale, one name that every one is curious about is India's stylish left-hander Yuvraj...
  • Kingfisher Airlines employees to turn to Kejriwal for help 30-12-2013 07:57 AM

    Mumbai: The employees of the grounded Kingfisher Airlines, who have not been paid their salaries for the past 17 months, on Sunday said they will seek help from Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal in getting their dues. "In the past, we have requested to both the Congress and the BJP...
  • Harried Kingfisher Airlines employees to turn to Kejriwal for help 29-12-2013 05:15 PM

    Mumbai: The employees of the grounded Kingfisher Airlines, who have not been paid their salaries for the past 17 months, on Sunday said they will seek help from Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal in getting their dues. "In the past, we have requested to both the Congress and the BJP...
  • We've achieved our Indian Grand Prix goal: Vijay Mallya 27-10-2013 08:52 PM

    Greater Noida: Sahara Force India enjoyed a superb outing in its home race by securing a double points finish in the Indian Grand Prix and team owner Vijay Mallya said the franchise has achieved its goal in Sunday's race but wants to keep the momentum going in the remaining three...
  • Jehan Daruvala has makings of a top-class Indian F1 driver: Mallya 26-10-2013 05:27 PM

    Greater Noida: Sahara Force India academy driver Jehan Daruvala is just 16 years old but he is already being tipped as the next big thing in Indian motorsports and the Silverstone-based F1 team owner Vijay Mallya wants to nurture him just like the way McLaren nurtured Lewis Hamilton. Jehan, the...
  • Mumbai teen ready to become India's next Formula One driver 26-10-2013 03:39 PM

    India has no Formula One driver and there will be no grand prix here next year but Force India co-owner Vijay Mallya believes he has unearthed the country's next driving talent in a Mumbai teenager. There is a clear lack of buzz around Sunday's Indian Grand Prix, which stares at...
  • FIR against Mallya, Kingfisher for non-payment of airport fees 25-10-2013 08:10 PM

    An FIR was filed against liquor baron Vijay Mallya and his cash-strapped Kingfisher Airlines on a criminal complaint by Bangalore International Airport Limited for non-payment of user development fees and passenger service fees to it on Friday. "We have filed an FIR against Vijay Mallya and Kingfisher Airlines...," Assistant Police...
  • Kingfisher Airlines in talks with an investor: Vijay Mallya 24-09-2013 04:24 PM

    Kingfisher Airlines Ltd, which has been grounded for almost a year for want of cash, is in talks with a foreign investor for a potential stake sale, Chairman Vijay Mallya said on Tuesday, without naming any investor. "I expect this to take some form or shape in the next 90...
  • Karnataka High Court summons Vijay Mallya for non-payment of dues 16-09-2013 02:48 PM

    Bangalore: In more trouble for the beleaguered Kingfisher boss Vijay Mallya, the Karnataka High Court has summoned him to the court on Tuesday. He has been summoned in relation to a case of the creditors of the Kingfisher group like BNP Paribas, Rolls Royce, and others. The companies had filed...
  • Outlook for beer sales good this fiscal: Vijay Mallya 12-09-2013 11:00 PM

    Bangalore:A good monsoon augurs well even for sale of beer this fiscal (2013-14) as a buoyant economy would increase demand for hard liquor during the next two quarters, United Breweries Ltd (UB) chairman Vijay Mallya said on Thursday. Though the southwest monsoon, which has been exceptionally good across the country,...
  • Vijay Mallya blames 'policy paralysis' for slowdown 08-09-2013 01:50 PM

    New Delhi: Industrialist Vijay Mallya, whose group is in the midst of financial troubles, has blamed "policy paralysis" for India's slow growth, saying that the economic slowdown has dampened even the spirits industry. He has also said that the overall mood of the Indian consumer remains subdued, while rupee depreciation,...
  • Kingfisher Airlines seek $236 million in damages from engine-maker IAE 03-09-2013 03:00 PM

    A founder group company of grounded Indian carrier Kingfisher Airlines Ltd is seeking about $236 million in damages from engine-maker International Aero Engines for allegedly supplying "inherently defective" engines, the airline said. United Breweries (Holdings) Ltd has filed a lawsuit against International Aero Engines AG and its shareholders in a...
  • Vijay Mallya blames all but himself for Kingfisher woes 03-09-2013 12:11 AM

    Mumbai: Kingfisher Airlines Chairman Vijay Mallya has blamed almost everyone, including engine suppliers, employees, banks and tax authorities, for grounding of the carrier since October last year. In the airline's annual report (2012-13), he also mentions that the company is in talks with a "potential investor". United Breweries (Holdings) Ltd,...
  • It's not curtains for Indian GP: Vijay Mallya 31-08-2013 04:51 PM

    New Delhi: The cancellation of the 2014 edition of the Indian Grand Prix does not mean that the future of the Formula One race in the country is uncertain, Sahara Force India Team Principal Vijay Mallya has asserted. "I am proud of the race, but I don't believe it is...
  • Force India will pull out all stops against McLaren: Mallya 22-08-2013 06:37 PM

    New Delhi: Force India Formula 1 team principal Vijay Mallya says his team can pull off the "massive task" of beating eight-time constructors' champion McLaren in the 2013 season. McLaren may not seem to have a racing winning car but by scoring 20 points in Germany and Hungary before the...
  • Mumbai: Kingfisher House to be auctioned as SBICAP takes possession 12-08-2013 09:24 AM

    Mumbai: In another setback for Kingfisher Airlines Chairman Vijay Mallya, the Kingfisher Airlines House in Mumbai will now be auctioned. The State Bank of India, which is a lender to the airlines, took possession of the Kingfisher House on Saturday. KFA House is the headquarters of the airline in Mumbai...
  • Vijay Mallya may face prosecution for not paying service tax arrears 08-08-2013 09:14 PM

    New Delhi: The Indirect Tax Department on Thursday hinted that Vijay Mallya, owner of the grounded Kingfisher Airlines, may face prosecution in a service tax evasion case. "Prosecution is definitely a provision there in the Act. And that decision of taking action on Kingfisher owner for not paying service tax...
  • Indian govt needs to resolve tax issues with Formula One: Vijay Mallya 30-07-2013 11:02 PM

    New Delhi: Force India team principal Vijay Mallya feels the Indian government needs to open a dialogue with the Formula One and resolve the tax issues faced by the teams after the 2014 Indian Grand Prix was on Tuesday dropped following a rejig in the racing calendar for the coming...
  • Disappointing from Budapest without any points: Mallya 28-07-2013 10:03 PM

    Budapest: Sahara Force India owner Vijay Mallya was disappointed as both his drivers Paul Di Resta and Adrian Sutil retired from the Hungarian Grand Prix here Sunday. Mallya admitted it was a tough weekend as Force India for the third time, after Malaysia and Germany, failed to score a point....
  • Force India eye strong result at Hungarian GP 25-07-2013 08:50 PM

    Budapest: Sahara Force India Formula 1 team are eager to go into the mid-season break with a strong points finish at the Hungarian Grand Prix this weekend. Force India, who have made their best ever start to a season, need to bounce back at the Hungaroring after drawing blank in...
  • Force India to evaluate GP2 driver Calado at Silverstone 16-07-2013 04:15 PM

    Silverstone: The Force India Formula 1 team will evaluate British GP2 racer James Calado at the Young Driver Test here July 17-19. Calado has already driven the VJM06 during straight-line aero testing, but the Silverstone test will allow the 24-year-old to complete further mileage in an F1 car. Calado will...