G Janardhana Reddy

  • Belekeri mining case: CBI raids 19 locations across India 06-02-2014 01:32 PM

    Bangalore: The CBI is currently carrying out searches across 19 locations in India in the Belekeri mining case. Places include Bangalore, Bellary, Hospet, Sandur, Goa, Salem, Kolkata, Mumbai and Gurgaon. Those raided are public servants and private individuals. This is in connection with the 22 cases the agency had registered...
  • CBI arrests Reddy's aide in Belekeri ore export scam 04-09-2013 11:23 PM

    Bellary: A close associate of former Karnataka Minister and mining baron G Janardhana Reddy was arrested on Wednesday by CBI in connection with an alleged iron ore export scam. K S Somashekhar, who is also the owner of a transport company, was picked up and questioned for his alleged role...
  • SC orders CBI probe into clashes outside Bangalore court last year 27-08-2013 01:46 PM

    Overturning a Karnataka High Court order, the Supreme Court on Tuesday ordered CBI investigation into last year's clashes outside a Bangalore court during production of mining baron G Janardhana Reddy. A bench headed by Chief Justice P Sathasivam set aside the high court order by which a Special Investigation Team...
  • Gali Janardhan Reddy chargesheeted in illegal mining case 27-05-2013 10:33 PM

    Bangalore: The CBI probing the alleged multi-crore iron ore scam on Monday filed its chargesheet against former minister and mining baron G Janardhana Reddy and six other accused in the case. The chargesheet running into 15,000 pages was filed before the CBI Special Court Judge Shreedshananda. Apart from Reddy, S...
  • Karnataka polls: Reddy brothers in fray for elections 29-04-2013 10:21 AM

    Bellary (Karna): The fall of the once powerful and mighty Reddy brothers is evident in the infamously called 'Republic of Bellary' but the influence of mining lords has not diminished going by their presence in the fray for the May five Assembly polls. Flashback 2008. The BJP made a clean...
  • Analysis: BJP suffers Bellary 'heat stroke' 04-12-2011 01:59 PM

    New Delhi: The Reddy brothers right hand man and former Karnataka minister B Sriramulu's victory in a bypoll has not come as a surprise to both politicians and politics watchers in Karnataka. But, his huge victory margin (over 47,000 votes) has shocked the ruling BJP, which lost even the deposit...
  • Bellary Reddys' judicial custody ends today 28-11-2011 07:38 AM

    New Delhi: The judicial custody of former Karnataka Minister Janardhana Reddy and Obulapuram Mining Company's Srinivasa Reddy will end on Monday. Both are accused of illegal mining and may be produced before a special court. The bail applications of both the Reddys was rejected on Thursday. A special court had...
  • Mining scam: Bellary Reddys' bail hearing today 11-11-2011 09:09 AM

    Hyderabad: A local court will hear the bail pleas of former Karnataka Minister G Janardhana Reddy and his brother BV Srinivasa Reddy on Friday. The Bellary Reddys are in custody in connection with the alleged illegal mining scam. This is the third time they have moved court. They were arrested...
  • Illegal mining: Janardhana Reddy's wife under scanner 05-11-2011 10:36 PM

    Bangalore: Two months after the arrest of mining baron and former Karnataka minister G Janardhana Reddy on charges of illegal mining, a formal probe into the role of his wife Aruna Lakshmi in the scandal began on Saturday. The Central Bureau of Investigation, which arrested Reddy on September 5, Saturday...
  • Illegal mining: CBI files FIR against 21 persons 05-11-2011 03:02 PM

    Bangalore: The CBI filed an FIR against Associated Mining Company, owned by wife of jailed former Karnataka minister G Janardhana Reddy, in connection with its ongoing probe into illegal mining on Saturday. CBI officials said an FIR has been filed against AMC, owned by Reddy's wife Aruna Lakshmi and 21...
  • Mining scam: Reddys' custody extended 31-10-2011 11:49 AM

    New Delhi: The judicial custody of former Karnataka Minister and mining baron Gali Janardhana Reddy and his brother-in-law BV Srinivasa Reddy has been extended till November 14. Both were arrested by the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on September 5 in an illegal mining case. The CBI on September 22...
  • Mining scam: CBI notice to Reddy associate 30-10-2011 10:58 PM

    Bellary: CBI on Sunday served a notice on a close associate of arrested former Karnataka minister and mining magnate G Janardhana Reddy, directing him to appear before it on Monday in connection with the illegal mining probe. Swastik Nagaraj has been asked to appear before the CBI office in Bellary,...
  • CBI quizzes Srinivasa Reddy over monetary deals 17-09-2011 12:31 PM

    Bellary: Obulapuram Mining Company Managing Director Srinivasa Reddy was on Saturday brought to a bank in Bellary by a CBI team for enquiries into his monetary transactions and verify lockers owned by him. Reddy, who is currently in CBI custody for questioning relating to his alleged role in illegal mining,...
  • Janardhana Reddy arrest politially motivated: BJP 14-09-2011 04:34 PM

    Bangalore: BJP's Karnataka unit on Wednesday termed as politically motivated the arrest of former minister and mining baron G Janardhana Reddy by the CBI in connection with illegal mining, as the agency had not probed allegations of Congress leaders involved in it. Speaking to reporters, state unit BJP Spokesperson Ayanur...
  • CBI continues questioning Janardhana Reddy 14-09-2011 01:18 PM

    Hyderabad: The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) continued questioning former Karnataka minister G Janardhana Reddy and his brother-in-law Srinivasa Reddy for the second day on Wednesday in the illegal mining case. The CBI officials resumed grilling the mining baron and his kin at its office in Koti after the accused...
  • Reddy arrest a Cong conspiracy: Karnataka CM 09-09-2011 05:43 PM

    Bellary: Karnataka Chief Minister DV Sadananda Gowda on Friday alleged "conspiracy" by Congress led to the arrest of former minister and BJP leader G Janardhana Reddy. The Karnataka Lokayukta report accused Reddy brothers of being involved in illegal mining activities. "The party will evolve a strategy to counter the conspiracy,"...
  • Snapshot: Tirupati gets 2.5 feet diamond crown 08-09-2011 02:44 PM

    This 2.5 ft diamond studded golden crown, worth Rs 45 crore, was offered at Lord Vekateswara Temple by former Karnataka Minister G Janardhana Reddy in Tirupati on June 11, 2009. Reddy was arrested by the CBI in connection with illegal mining case. (PTI Photo) ...
  • Bellary: Reddy's supporters call for bandh 06-09-2011 12:10 AM

    Bellary: Supporters of former Karnataka minister G Janardhana Reddy have called for Bellary district bandh on Tuesday to protest his arrest under the Prevention of Corruption Act. BJP MLA Somalingappa, a close aide of Janardhana Reddy, told reporters that the district will observe a bandh on Tuesday. After a CBI...
  • CBI court sends Reddys to 14-day judicial custody 05-09-2011 05:39 PM

    Hyderabad: Former Karnataka tourism minister G Janardhana Reddy and his brother-in-law Srinivasa Reddy have been sent to 14 days in judicial custody. The Reddys were produced before a Special Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) court in Hyderabad on Monday afternoon. The Hyderabad court will decide on the CBI's request for...
  • CBI should probe Sushma-Reddys links: Cong 05-09-2011 04:31 PM

    New Delhi: Congress General Secretary Digvijaya Singh on Monday said that the arrest of former Karnataka tourism minister and mining baron G Janardhana Reddy and his brother-in-law Srinivas Reddy in the illegal mining case are only the tip of the iceberg. He demanded investigation into BJP leaders Sushma Swaraj and...
  • Proxy war: Rebel MLAs return to Yeddy fold 07-10-2010 06:05 PM

    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...