Tuesday April 11, 2017
United Spirits which makes popular brand of whiskies such as McDowells', Royal Challenge and Black Dog among others fell as much as 2.7 per cent
Press Trust of India | Monday April 10, 2017
With Madhya Pradesh announcing phased prohibition of alcohol, liquour manufacturer United Spirits on Monday said ban on spirits gives rise to other social ills like illicit alcohol, bootlegging and crime.
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday April 2, 2017
Liquor major United Spirits (USL) has said over 500 employees have lost jobs due to shutting down of four bottling facilities in Bihar after alcohol prohibition in the state.
Press Trust of India | Sunday April 2, 2017
On April 5 last year, the Nitish Kumar government had declared Bihar a dry state imposing a total ban on sale and consumption of alcohol including India Made Foreign Liquor(IMFL) with immediate effect.
Tuesday February 21, 2017
The Bombay Stock Exchange or BSE sought a clarification from Bengaluru-based United Spirits. A reply from the domestic spirits company was awaited, the exchange said in a notification.
Press Trust of India | Wednesday February 8, 2017
Last month, Sebi had banned Vijay Mallya and six former officials of United Spirits Ltd (USL) from securities markets in a case related to illegal fund diversions.
Press Trust of India | Tuesday January 31, 2017
Mr Mallya as well as former senior USL official Ashok Capoor have been restrained from holding directorship in any listed company.
Thursday January 26, 2017
The Central Bureau of Investigation or CBI has filed an a fresh case against Mr Mallya, alleging fund diversion from Kingfisher Airlines.
Press Trust of India | Wednesday January 25, 2017
Sebi has restrained Mr Mallya and six others from the securities market and also from "buying, selling or otherwise dealing in securities in any manner whatsoever, either directly or indirectly" till further directions.
Press Trust of India | Friday January 27, 2017
Total income from operations grew 6.16 per cent year-on-year to Rs 7,082.22 crore during the quarter under review, as against Rs 6,670.72 crore a year ago, United Spirits said in a regulatory filing.
Wednesday January 18, 2017
Bloomberg reported that its parent Diageo may raise stake in the Bengaluru-based spirits maker through an open offer.
Press Trust of India | Thursday October 27, 2016
United Spirits had in July made it clear that an earlier settlement reached with ex-chairman Vijay Mallya would not absolve him of the claims arising out of the new findings of an internal 'Additional Inquiry'.
Press Trust of India | Thursday October 27, 2016
United Spirits Ltd reported an increase of 15.86 per cent in its standalone net profit at Rs 82.54 crore for the second quarter ended September 30, 2016.
Press Trust of India | Sunday October 9, 2016
A consortium of 17 lenders led by State Bank of India, which took physical possession of the property in May this year after a long legal battle with United Spirits over tenancy rights, is auctioning the Villa later this month.
Monday October 3, 2016
Geo-political risks are likely weigh on Indian markets for some more time and in short term Nifty can go down to 8,400 levels, says Sanjiv Bhasin.
Friday September 30, 2016
Shares of liquor companies such as Globus Spirits, Radico Khaitan, G.M.Breweries, Tilaknagar Industries, Pincon Spirit, United Spirits and United Breweries rallied between 3.5 and 12 per cent each after Patna High Court said that Bihar government's prohibition policy is illegal.
Press Trust of India | Saturday September 17, 2016
Liquor maker United Spirits said John Thomas Kennedy has been appointed as director of the company.
Press Trust of India | Tuesday September 13, 2016
Lenders were able to take possession of Villa in May after a long legal battle with United Spirits claimed tenancy rights over the property.
NDTV Profit Team | Tuesday August 16, 2016
The Sensex rallied nearly 300 points and Nifty closed above its crucial psychological level of 8,650 on Friday on the back of rally in banking shares which was triggered after India's biggest public sector lender reported better-than-expected June quarter earnings.
NDTV Profit Team | Tuesday August 9, 2016
The Nifty took support around 8,500 levels last week, after which it has rallied to 8,700, which indicates that there is buying at lower levels, said Swati Hotkar, technical research analyst with Nirmal Bang Securities. The Nifty faces resistance around 8,720 and a move above 8,720 on closing basis will open gates for 8,800-8,900 levels she said.
NDTV Profit Team | Friday August 5, 2016
The BSE Sensex snapped a four-day losing streak on Thursday amid strong buying by foreign investors. Many analysts expect markets to correct, following the passage of the GST bill in Rajya Sabha
Press Trust of India | Sunday July 31, 2016
Sebi is mulling directing the British liquor giant to make additional payment to United Spirits' minority shareholders from whom it had acquired shares under an open offer in 2013 to compensate them for some 'preferential' treatment.
Press Trust of India | Tuesday July 26, 2016
Diageo-owned United Spirits on Tuesday reported an over three-fold jump in its standalone net profit at Rs 43.80 crore for the quarter ended June 30, 2016.
Press Trust of India | Friday July 15, 2016
United Spirits Ltd (USL) on Thursday defended the appointment of Price Waterhouse and Company as auditors of the liquor giant, even as opposition came from proxy advisory firm Stakeholders' Empowerment Services, which egged on the shareholders to vote against such a resolution.
Press Trust of India | Sunday July 10, 2016
In mounting troubles for embattled businessman Vijay Mallya, the Securities and Exchange Board of India (Sebi) has stepped up its probe into alleged fund diversion from his erstwhile listed group firms to other entities, including some abroad and his various sport ventures.
Thomson Reuters | Sunday July 10, 2016
United Spirits Ltd (USL) said an additional inquiry into its past financial statements has uncovered actual and potential fund diversions linked to its former chairman Vijay Mallya.
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday July 10, 2016
A day after United Spirits disclosed Rs 1,225 crore fund diversion by the erstwhile promoters to entities linked to Vijay Mallya, the embattled businessman today said all transactions were "legal and above board" and the company was now making "unfounded allegations".
Press Trust of India | Saturday July 9, 2016
In fresh troubles for Vijay Mallya, his erstwhile group firm United Spirits on Saturday disclosed Rs 1,225.3 crore worth fund diversion and improper transactions with entities associated with the beleaguered businessman including Kingfisher Air and his Formula One team.
Press Trust of India | Thursday June 23, 2016
In a communication to BSE, Kingfisher Finvest India said it had pledged certain shares in USL to HDFC to secure loan given to United Breweries (Holdings).
Press Trust of India | Sunday May 29, 2016
Diageo-controlled liquor firm United Spirits Ltd (USL) is looking to reduce its debt by up to Rs 2,000 crore in the next two years through various measures that include sale of shares and properties earlier owned by embattled businessman Vijay Mallya.