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...
  • Karnataka polls: Many jobless in mining hub Bellary, voters livid 15-04-2013 10:23 AM

    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...
  • OMC mining scam: ED attaches Rs 884 cr assets of J Reddy 06-12-2012 11:34 AM

    Bangalore: The Enforcement Directorate (ED) Wednesday attached assets worth Rs 884 crore of the Obulapuram Mining Company (OMC) of former Karnataka minister and jailed mining baron G Janardhana Reddy under the Prevention of Money Laundering Act (PMLA). The ED investigated violation of the PMLA by OMC on the basis of...
  • Karnataka: Janardhana Reddy to contest in assembly polls 01-12-2012 04:28 PM

    Bellary: Former Karnataka Minister and mining baron G Janardhana Reddy, lodged in Andhra Pradesh jail in connection with illegal mining case, is all set to contest the Assembly elections in Karnataka due in May next year on BSR (Congress) ticket. Janardhana Reddy was arrested in September last year by CBI...
  • Judicial custody of Janardhana Reddy extended to Dec 14 26-11-2012 06:25 PM

    Bangalore: A CBI court on Monday extended till December 14, the judicial custody of mining baron G Janardhana Reddy and four others, arrested in the illegal mining case involving Associated Mining Corporation owned by him. CBI court judge BM Angadi extended the judicial custody of the accused till December 14....
  • OMC: Court rejects Reddy's interim bail plea 30-12-2011 10:29 PM

    Hyderabad: A special court in Hyderabad on Friday rejected the petition of former Karnataka minister Gali Janardhana Reddy for interim bail to attend his mother's death anniversary ceremony at Bellary. The mining baron, a key accused in the illegal mining case, wanted the special court dealing with the CBI cases...
  • OMC mining scam: Reddy files bail plea 14-12-2011 07:49 AM

    Hyderabad: Former Karnataka minister and mining baron Gali Janardhana Reddy chargesheeted in the Obulapuram Mining Company (OMC) "scam" again moved a local court seeking bail on Tuesday, the fourth time since his arrest on September 5. Janardhana Reddy, who owns the OMC, in his fresh bail plea filed in the...
  • Bellary: Embarrassment for BJP as Sriramulu wins 04-12-2011 09:15 PM

    Bangalore: Close aide of the Bellary Reddys, B Sriramulu won the by-elections of Bellary by a whopping 48,000 votes, bringing quite an embarrassment for the BJP, the party which he quit. There were celebrations after what was seen to be a battle for political survival. What is worse for the...
  • 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 bypoll: Sriramulu takes early lead 04-12-2011 10:54 AM

    New Delhi: A huge blow for the ruling BJP in Karnataka as the rebel candidate and Janardhana Reddy aide B Sriramulu is on course for a huge victory in the Bellary bypolls while the ruling BJP has routed in the mining heartland. 14 rounds of counting are over and final...
  • Janardhana Reddy moves Andhra HC for bail 03-12-2011 08:18 PM

    Hyderabad: Jailed former Karnataka minister Gali Janardhana Reddy, an accused in the illegal mining case involving Obulapuram Mining Company (OMC), on Saturday moved the Andhra Pradesh High Court to seek bail after his similar pleas were earlier rejected by a local court. The mining baron who owns OMC, in his...
  • Bellary illegal mining: OMC Director arrested 02-12-2011 11:53 AM

    New Delhi: Obulapuram Mining Company (OMC) Director D Rajshekhar has been arrested in the Bellary illegal mining case on Friday morning. He is the brother-in-law of VD Rajagopal who is already in CBI custody in the same case. The CBI arrested VD Rajagopal, the former vice-chairman and managing director (in-charge)...
  • Mining scam: Srilakshmi to be produced in court 01-12-2011 10:03 AM

    Hyderabad: Y Srilakshmi, the IAS officer arrested for allegedly giving undue favours to mining baron and former Karnataka minister Gali Janardhana Reddy, will be produced in court on Thursday. Senior IAS officer Srilakshmi on Wednesday sent to judicial custody till December 12 after her arrest by the CBI in the...
  • 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...
  • Illegal mining scam: No bail for Bellary Reddys 17-11-2011 05:40 PM

    New Delhi: The bail applications of Gali Janardhana Reddy and BV Srinivasa Reddy have been rejected on Thursday. Earlier, a special court on November 14 extended the judicial custody of mining baron and former Karnataka minister Gali Janardhana Reddy and his brother-in-law and Managing Director of Obulapuram Mining Company (OMC)...
  • CBI arrests ex-Andhra official in illegal mining 13-11-2011 09:58 AM

    Hyderabad: A former Andhra Pradesh government official has been arrested in connection with the illegal mining case involving former Karnataka minister G Janardhana Reddy's mining firm, the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) said on Sunday. The CBI on Saturday night arrested VD Rajagopal, who as then director of mines allegedly...
  • 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,...
  • Bellary: CBI likely to chargesheet Reddy's firm 28-10-2011 10:02 AM

    Bellary: The CBI is likely to file a chargesheet against the Janardhana Reddy-owned Obulapuram Mining Company in connection with alleged irregularities in the export of iron ore. Reddy is a BJP leader and former state minister. Sources have said that the CBI has found anomalies in the export of iron...
  • Mining scam: Reddys bail plea to be heard today 29-09-2011 08:29 AM

    New Delhi: A special CBI court is scheduled to hear the bail petition of former Karnataka Minister and mining baron Gali Janardhana Reddy and his brother-in-law BV Srinivasa Reddy. Both were arrested by the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on September 5 in an illegal mining case. CBI on September...
  • Mining scam: CBI opposes bail pleas of Reddys 22-09-2011 06:59 PM

    Hyderabad: CBI on Thursday opposed the bail pleas of former Karnataka minister Gali Janardhana Reddy and his brother-in-law B V Srinivas Reddy, arrested in connection with alleged illegal mining activities, at a special court here contending that the duo carried out "illegal" mining by creating forged documents and through conspiracy....