KARNATAKA ILLEGAL MINING

  • Janardhana Reddy's remand extended, wife summoned July 2, 2012

    Bangalore: A Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) court on Monday summoned the wife of mining baron and former Karnataka minister G Janardhana Reddy to appear before it on July 10 in an illegal mining case filed against them. CBI special court judge B M Angadi ordered the issue of summons to...
  • Karnataka illegal mining: No bail to Reddy May 30, 2012

    Bangalore: A Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) court on Wednesday dismissed the bail pleas of former Karnataka minister and mining baron G Janardhana Reddy, his personal assistant Mehfuz Ali Khjan and three others arrested in connection with an illegal mining case involving Associated Mining Corporation. Judge B M Angadi dismissed the...
  • BSY welcomes SC order, but alleges conspiracy May 11, 2012

    Mysore: Hours after the Supreme Court ordered an enquiry by the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) into the allegations against former Karnataka chief minister B S Yeddyurappa, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader alleged that it was a conspiracy against him to make him an accused. "The Supreme Court has ordered...
  • K'taka illegal mining: Govt submits report to CEC April 18, 2012

    Bangalore: The Karnataka government on Tuesday submitted a report to the Supreme Courtappointed Central Empowered Committee (CEC) on denotification of 1.2 acre land in Rachenahalli and its sale to a mining firm by family members of former chief minister BS Yeddyurappa. The CEC had sought information on the entire transaction including...
  • Illegal mining: Reddy sent to CBI custody March 2, 2012

    Bangalore: Amid tight security, former Karnataka Tourism Minister and mining baron G Janardhana Reddy was on Friday produced before a special CBI court in Bangalore which remanded him to CBI custody till March 12 in connection with an illegal mining case. Reddy and 20 others are facing charges for their alleged...
  • Illegal mining: Reddy to appear before court March 2, 2012

    New Delhi: Former Karnataka Tourism Minister G Janardhan Reddy of the BJP is likely to be produced in a CBI court in Bangalore on Friday. Reddy, along with his brotherinlaw, has been in jail since their arrest in September 2011 over his alleged involvement in an illegal mining case. Reddy was...
  • K'taka illegal mining: CEC to submit report February 10, 2012

    New Delhi: The Central Empowered Committee is all set to file its report in the Karnataka illegal mining scam on Friday. Sources say that the Supreme Court appointed Committee has reportedly recommended that 45 lessees be allowed to resume their mining operations. The Congress had on Wednesday reiterated its demand for...
  • SC panel submits report on K'taka illegal mining February 6, 2012

    New Delhi: A Supreme Court appointed committee on illegal mining in Karnataka has submitted its final report. The committee has come down heavily on mining companies and recommended that their licenses be cancelled. Most of the violators are Ccategory mines. The decision could have some political repercussions too, as many of...
  • Krishna moves SC over Karnataka mining case January 24, 2012

    New Delhi: External Affairs Minister SM Krishna has moved the Supreme Court, seeking quashing of the criminal complaint against him in the illegal mining case in Karnataka. This came after the Karnataka High Court allowed the state police to probe charges against Krishna. Krishna has been accused of illegally dereserving large...
  • Mining firms, MLA's properties raided in Bellary October 3, 2011

    Bellary: The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Monday conducted raids at the office and residence of Karnataka MLA Nagendra from Bellary. Nagendra is a member of the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in Karnataka. The raids have been conducted in connection with the illegal mining in Bellary. The Karnataka CBI also raided...