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Cobra creates Queen’s portrait using just beer and spices


May 29th, 2012 - 7:44 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 29 (IANS) Cobra Beer has created a portrait of Queen Elizabeth II using just beer and spices to commemorate the British head of state's diamond jubilee celebration next ... Read more...

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Cobra beer to add froth at British queen’s diamond jubilee event


April 18th, 2012 - 7:52 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 18 (IANS) Cobra Beer, run by Indian origin entrepreneur Lord Karan Bilimoria, has been chosen as the sole supplier of beer for British Queen Elizabeth II's diamond jubilee ... Read more...

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Tax law change ’scaring’ overseas investors: Karan Bilimoria (Interview)


April 15th, 2012 - 4:46 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 15 (IANS) The Indian government's move to amend a law retrospectively to tax global merger and acquisition transactions involving Indian assets is "scaring" foreign investors and ... Read more...

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Cobra Beer to invest four million pounds in advertising


February 29th, 2012 - 8:19 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 29 (IANS) In a bid to become a global leader in the beer industry, Cobra Beer would invest up to four million pounds (Rs.31.26 crore) in television, ... Read more...

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Bihar expects industrial turnaround; $50 bn investments in pipeline: Industry Minister (Interview)


January 20th, 2012 - 2:31 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 20 (IANS) Backed by sustained double-digit growth since 2004-05 and improvement in the law and order situation, Bihar, once a metaphor for industrial backwardness, expects some big ... Read more...

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The beer hug: Bihar emerging as brewery hub


January 16th, 2012 - 1:40 pm ICT by IANS
Jaipur, Jan 16 (IANS) Bihar is emerging as a brewery hub with major domestic and foreign firms setting up production units in the state due to availability of cheap labour ... Read more...

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Bihar inspires Bilimoria to triple ‘Cobra’ beer capacity


January 7th, 2012 - 5:53 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 7 (IANS) Inspired by development in Bihar, London-based entrepreneur and member of the House of Lords, Karan Bilimoria, is not only tripling the capacity of his ... Read more...

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Cobra Beer looks for tie-ups to expand India business


January 23rd, 2011 - 2:39 pm ICT by IANS
By Gyanendra Kumar Keshri New Delhi, Jan 23 (IANS) Cobra Beer, which has invested over $30 million in India so far, plans to double the production capacity of its Bihar unit within two ... Read more...

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Cobra Beer seeks 4.5mn pounds to develop India business


November 1st, 2009 - 5:25 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 1 (IANS) Cobra Beer founder Karan Bilimoria is on a drive to raise 4.5 million pounds for his Indian business after partly selling the British arm in a pre-pack administration ... Read more...

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Bilimoria keen to pay back 70 mn pounds to creditors


October 8th, 2009 - 7:32 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 8 (IANS) Cobra Beer founder and chairman Lord Karan Bilimoria has vowed to spend "several years" repaying creditors 70 million pounds after his company went into a pre-pack administration earlier ... Read more...

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Karan Bilimoria to stay with Cobra Beer


May 30th, 2009 - 4:41 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 30 (IANS) Indian-origin entrepreneur Karan Bilimoria is to stay involved with Cobra Beer as its chairman after setting up a joint venture with an American brewer Friday to save the ... Read more...

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American beer giant saves curry house lager Cobra from collapse


May 30th, 2009 - 1:09 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 30 (ANI): The American beer giant behind Carling and Worthington's has saved curry house lager Cobra from collapse.Molson Coors announced it is setting up a joint venture with Cobra founder ... Read more...

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A nuclear scientist turned accountant gets Bharat Samman


January 13th, 2009 - 2:20 pm ICT by ANI
By Sanjay Kumar New Delhi, Jan.13 (ANI): The journey of life is weird and highly unpredictable. It is not necessary that one reaches the place where one starts out for. This applies ... Read more...

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Tomorrow’s world will belong to young India: Karan Billimoria


November 22nd, 2008 - 10:52 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 22 (IANS) Britain-based liquor baron Lord Karan Billimoria, one of leading voices of the Indian diaspora in the British business fraternity, says young Indians do not realise how lucky ... Read more...

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Chetan Bhagat’s three remedies for resurgent India


November 22nd, 2008 - 9:42 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 22 (IANS) Chetan Bhagat, one of India's top selling authors in the English language, Saturday prescribed three remedies for a resurgent India to meet the challenges of the new ... Read more...

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Diageo in talks to buy Cobra stake


July 26th, 2008 - 4:15 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 26 (ANI): Indian-born Lord Karan Billimoria is likely to give away a 30 percent stake of his world famous Cobra Beer to Diageo, the worlds biggest alcoholic drinks company ... Read more...

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Indian Cobra beer to shut production in Poland


May 12th, 2008 - 1:45 pm ICT by admin
By Surender Bhutani Warsaw, May 12 (IANS) Cobra Beer, the lager brand owned by India-born, London-based Karan Bilimoria that had outsourced its production to Poland in 2005, has decided to shift the bulk ... Read more...

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Bilimoria’s Cobra Beer looks at more acquisitions


March 24th, 2008 - 3:43 pm ICT by admin
By Vishnu Makhijani New Delhi, March 24 (IANS) Lord Karan Bilimoria's Cobra Beer is mulling at least two more acquisitions of breweries in India as part of plans to invest some $50 million ... Read more...

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Britain to woo young Indians away from US


February 20th, 2008 - 9:57 am ICT by admin
Edinburgh, Feb 19 (IANS) The UK-India Business Council (UKIBC), the lead group promoting bilateral trade between India and Britain, Tuesday launched an initiative aimed at wooing young Indian business executives who are ... Read more...

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