BELLARY BROTHERS

  • Jagan Mohan Reddy slams vendetta politics September 6, 2011

    Hyderabad: YSR Congress chief YS Jagan Mohan Reddy himself is under the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) scanner and his political worries are growing especially because both the principal Opposition party in the State the Teleugu Desam Party (TDP) and the Ruling Congress have now focussed their offensive on allegations...
  • Is money power destroying politics in K'taka? October 7, 2010

    This is not the first such crisis which governments in Karnataka have seen in the last five years. ...
  • Proxy war: Rebel MLAs return to Yeddy fold October 7, 2010

    Bangalore: The Karnataka government, it seems, could finally survive the crisis after a late night drama on Thursday at a Goa hotel following which rebel BJP MLAs have indicated that they'll return to the Yeddyurappa fold. Twelve rebels MLAs holed up at the Taj Exotica in Goa held the key to...
  • CBI will delay illegal mining probe: K'taka CM July 16, 2010

    Bangalore: Karnataka Chief Minister BS Yeddyurappa met Governor HR Bhardwaj in Bangalore on Friday morning to discuss the illegal mining issue and the ongoing protests by Opposition MLAs. Yeddyurappa briefed the Governor about his government's decision against an investigation by the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) into the issue of illegal...
  • K'taka Opposition MLAs spend night in Assembly July 13, 2010

    Bangalore: Karnataka Assembly has been witnessing high drama over the last few days. The Opposition added one more chapter on Monday when Congress and Janata Dal(Secular) MLAs spend the entire night inside the Assembly building to mount pressure on the state government for an investigation by the Central Bureau of...
  • Plea to disqualify Reddys as MLAs sent to EC June 4, 2010

    Bangalore: Karnataka Governor HR Bhardwaj forwarded a complaint to disqualify the Reddy brothers from the state Assembly on grounds of conflict of interest to the Election Commission of India on Wednesday. "It is a fit case for reference to the Election Commission for its opinion under article 192(2) of the...
  • Reddy brothers threatening me: exmines manager January 1, 2010

    Bangalore: A former employee of the Obalapuram Mining Company owned by the powerful Bellary Reddys claims he is being threatened for giving information to the Central Bureau of Investigation. The former employee, V Anjaneya, claims he is also being denied police protection. Anjaneya is currently in hospital after a failed suicide attempt. He...
  • CBI searches office of mining king Reddy December 10, 2009

    Bellary, Karnataka: The Central Bureau of Investigation on Thursday searched the Bellary office of Obulapuram Mining Company (OMC), which is owned by Karnataka Tourism Minister G Janardhana Reddy and is accused of illegal mining An 11member CBI team, which arrived in Bellary on Wednesday night, questioned OMC employees at its office...
  • Yeddyurappa, Reddys to address media jointly November 6, 2009

    New Delhi/Bangalore: The intense leadership tussle in the first Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) government in Karnataka seems headed for resolution with Chief Minister B S Yeddyurappa and the Reddy brothers who are clamouring for the Chief Minister's ouster set to hold a joint press conference in New Delhi...
  • Yeddyurappa meets BJP leaders, dissidents in Delhi November 5, 2009

    New Delhi: The political crisis in Karnataka's BJP circles may have puzzled many but one man who is unfazed about the final outcome is Chief Minister BS Yeddyurappa. Yeddyurappa is in the national capital and held a series of meetings with senior BJP leaders on Wednesday. The beleaguered CM did...
  • Rift in Karnataka govt October 28, 2009

    Bangalore: The Bharatiya Janata Party's first government in Karnataka and south India was in trouble on Wednesday with two ministers, who are also mining barons, intensifying efforts to make Chief Minister B S Yeddyurappa toe their line. The BJP central leadership sent senior leader Arun Jaitley to Bangalore to contain the...