BSR CONGRESS

  • Bellary: Rajnath promises steel capital, Rahul a China of Karnataka April 11, 2014

    Bellary: The BJP national president Rajnath Singh campaigned for the party candidate B Sriramulu in Bellary on Thursday. Addressing a public meeting he said "If we come to power, we will make Bellary a steel capital of Karnataka". The response to this statement was quick. Congress MLA and Union Railways...
  • Karnataka BJP wants Bellary Reddys into party despite Sushma's opposition March 8, 2014

    New Delhi: Tension is likely to escalate within the BJP over the merger of the BSR Congress run by the illegal mining barons Reddy brothers of Bellary into the party. In the Central Election Committee (CEC) meet, the Karnataka unit has recommended that the BSR Congress be merged with the...
  • Sushma Swaraj opposes Bellary Reddys' and Venod Sharma's entry in BJP, HJC March 6, 2014

    New Delhi: Senior BJP leader and Leader of the Opposition in the Lok Sabha Sushma Swaraj has openly opposed the re-entry of 'tainted' mining barons of Bellary, the Reddy brothers into the party. Reacting to the media reports, she has tweeted opposing their return. "I am opposed to the BSR...
  • LS polls: BJP takes Bellary Reddys back into party March 5, 2014

    Bangalore: The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in Karnatka has confirmed that the party floated by B Sriramulu, close aide and confidante of jailed ex-minister G Janardhan Reddy, is going to be merged with the BJP very soon. Sriramulu had started his own party BSR Congress before the Assembly elections last...
  • CBI team steps up probe into illegal iron ore export scam October 27, 2013

    Hospet: Intensifying its probe into illegal iron ore export scam, a 10member team of CBI officials today began grilling several persons from mining firms and transport companies in connection with the case. The members also visited stockyards and mining areas in the minerich Bellary district, officials said. The team would stay here...
  • K'taka polls: Big test for Cong, BJP; BSR, KJP hope to do well April 18, 2013

    BSR Congress is an unknown entity in Indian politics and while in the records of the Election Commission it is a registered party, it is not recognised. Yet senior leaders of both the Congress and the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in New Delhi are asking what impact this small outfit...
  • Karnataka polls: Many jobless in mining hub Bellary, voters livid April 15, 2013

    Bellary: The Assembly elections in Karnataka are just three weeks away. In the mining hub of Bellary, the voters are livid. 126 mines in the district have been shut down by the Supreme Court leaving a crore people jobless. The question is whether the Congress will benefit from the Bharatiya...
  • Karnataka: JDS candidates list in second week of April March 31, 2013

    Bangalore: Former Prime Minister HD Deve Gowdaled JDS on Sunday said the party would announce its list of candidates for the May 5 Karnataka assembly elections by the second week of next month. "The JDS will announce its list of candidates for all 224 Assembly seats by April 10," State JDS...
  • Cashforbail scam: Court grants bail to 2 accused September 7, 2012

    Hyderabad: A local court on Thursday granted bail to two accused in the cashforbail case involving former Karnataka Minister and mining baron Gali Janardhan Reddy. Suspended CBI court judge Talluri Pattabhirama Rao's son T Ravi Chandra and lawyer T Aditya, facing charges of conspiring with others to secure bail for Reddy...
  • Cashforbail scam: Sreeramulu appears before ACB August 21, 2012

    Hyderabad: BSR Congress founder B Sreeramulu on Tuesday appeared before the Andhra Pradesh AntiCorruption Bureau on Hyderabad in connection with the ongoing probe in the cashforbail scandal involving jailed former Karnataka minister Gali Janardhan Reddy. Sreeramulu, a Bellary (Rural) MLA and close associate of Janardhan Reddy, was served notice by the...
  • Cashforbail: Another K'taka MLA named in ACB report August 1, 2012

    Hyderabad: Andhra Pradesh ACB, probing the cashforbail scam involving jailed former Karnataka minister Gali Janardhan Reddy, on Tuesday named his close associate and yet another MLA of that state B Sreeramulu, of playing a role towards securing Reddy's bail. In its remand report submitted in a court in Hyderabad after arresting...
  • Another Karnataka MLA named in cashforbail July 31, 2012

    Hyderabad: Andhra Pradesh AntiCorruption Bureau, probing the cashforbail scam involving jailed former Karnataka minister G Janardhan Reddy, on Tuesday named his close associate and yet another MLA of that state B Sreeramulu, for allegedly playing a role towards securing Reddy's bail. In its remand report submitted in a court in Hyderabad...