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Tuesday 2 September 2014

India

Kerala ratifies anti-liquor policy 

The Southern Indian state has called for the closure of hundreds of bars in a major step towards prohibition.

Wednesday, August 27th, 2014 No Comments »

Indian churches divided over wine ban

Christian churches in Kerala are split over the use of wine in church services following the announcement of plans for a state-wide ban.

Tuesday, August 26th, 2014 No Comments »

India’s Kerala state moves to ban alcohol

A total prohibition of alcohol is to be enforced in the southern Indian state of Kerala in 10 years, authorities have said.

Friday, August 22nd, 2014 1 Comment »

Amphora brings fine wine to India

UK-based wine investment company Amphora Portfolio Management has partnered with a Mumbai consultancy to bring fine wine to Indian investors.

Tuesday, August 19th, 2014 No Comments »

USL boss faces losing place on board

The boss of Indian producer United Spirits may have to quit the company’s board if he is found to be a “wilful defaulter” over the company’s outstanding debts.

Monday, August 18th, 2014 No Comments »

United Spirits delays results again

United Spirits has once again delayed publishing its full-year performance results, citing the need to clarify financial concerns raised by its own audit committee.

Tuesday, August 5th, 2014 No Comments »

Tempranillo and India growing fastest

At May’s MW symposium in Florence, geneticist José Vouillamoz revealed which grapes and countries were growing fastest – and the leaders weren’t what people expected.

Tuesday, July 8th, 2014 1 Comment »

Diageo and SABMiller merger rumoured

Diageo and SABMiller are enjoying a rise in their stock ratings on the FTSE 100 amid rumours that the companies may merge.

Tuesday, July 1st, 2014 No Comments »

Indian tennis star serves up wine tie-in

A former Indian professional tennis player and actor has turned his attention to wine, launching a collaboration with one of the country’s largest premium producers.

Tuesday, July 1st, 2014 No Comments »

India in stranded booze fiasco

Over a million bottles of Scotch and wine are being piled in Indian warehouses as a months-long squabble over labelling between importers and customs officials continues.

Wednesday, June 25th, 2014 No Comments »

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