Justice Santosh Hegde

  • Karnataka government to act on Justice Hegde's illegal mining report 07-09-2013 01:08 PM

    Bangalore: The newly elected Congress government in Karnataka has decided to act upon Justice N Santosh Hegde's report on illegal mining in the state. The previous BJP government had returned it to the Lokayukta seeking clarifications. Justice Hegde had submitted his report in July 2011. The implementation of the Justice...
  • Justice Hegde owes me an explanation: BSY 22-11-2011 12:02 PM

    New Delhi: Former Karnataka chief minister BS Yeddyurappa has finally entered Bellary to campaign for the BJP party candidate in a high voltage by-poll. Sulking Yeddyurappa had boycotted all party programmes after his release from Bangalore central jail in a denotification scam. Speaking to CNN-IBN, Yeddyurappa said he was is...
  • There may be more arrests over illegal mining: Hegde 05-09-2011 08:55 AM

    Former Karnataka Lokayukta Santosh Hegde says there may be more arrests, but from Andhra Pradesh as the CBI in Karnataka has not been permitted to investigate illegal mining. ...
  • Government buying time: Santosh Hegde 25-08-2011 01:37 PM

    CNN-IBN spoke to social activist Medha Patkar and Justice Santosh Hegde after the House appealed Anna Hazare to end his fast. ...
  • Read: K'taka Lokayukta report on illegal mining 30-07-2011 10:09 AM

    Complete text of the report submitted by the Karnataka Lokayukta Justice Santosh Hegde strongly indicting Chief Minister BS Yeddyurappa and recommending his prosecution under the anti-corruption law: ...
  • Cong demands Yeddyurappa's resignation 21-07-2011 03:32 PM

    New Delhi: The Congress on Thursday mounted pressure on Karnataka Chief Minister BS Yeddyurappa demanding his resignation in the wake of the Lokayukta report indicting him and his ministers in the illegal mining scam. "...Immediate resignation of the Chief Minister should be the starting, of every other minister should be...
  • BSY must quit over bribery charge: Kumaraswamy 21-07-2011 12:57 PM

    New Delhi: Janata Dal-Secular leader HD Kumaraswamy on Thursday said that he would resign if charges against him in the final Lokayukta report on illegal mining filed by Justice Santosh Hegde are proved correct. He also asserted the fact that Karnataka Chief Minister BS Yeddyurappa, who has also been named...
  • Karnataka IT minister booked in forgery case 02-12-2010 05:22 PM

    Bangalore: Karnakata Lokayukta Justice Santosh Hegde on Thursday filed an FIR against state Information Technology Minister Katta Subramanya Naidu for forgery. The FIR also names Katta's wife Saubhagya and son Katta Jagadish as the co-accused. The FIR has been filed under Indian Penal Code sections 419 (cheating by impersonation), 420...
  • Karnataka Lokayukta back: Can he win fight against corruption?

    Karnataka Lokayukta Justice Santosh Hegde has finally agreed to withdraw his resignation. This came after requests from senior BJP leader L K Advani and party...