KARNATAKA MINING SCAM

  • Karnataka mining scam: Rs 37.86 crore assets of Reddy attached August 18, 2014

    New Delhi: A special antimoney laundering court has attached assets worth over Rs 37.86 crore belonging to former Karnataka minister and mining baron Gali Janardhana Reddy and his wife in connection with an alleged multicrore iron ore mining scam. The assets, which include a Rs 4 crore flat in Bangalore, a...
  • Somashekara Reddy, 13 others charged in mining scam October 4, 2012

    Bellary: A chargesheet has been filed against BJP MLA G Somasekhara Reddy, brother of arrested mining baron G Janardhana Reddy, and 13 others in connection with the alleged threat to the life of a top forest official investigating illegal mining in the district. The 125 page chargesheet has named Somasekhara...
  • Karnataka Reddys bail plea hearing today September 7, 2011

    New Delhi: Mining baron and BJP leader Janardhana Reddy's bail application will come up for hearing on Wednesday. The petitions of Reddy and his brotherinlaw Srinivasa Reddy will be heard at the special CBI court in Hyderabad. The agency arrested the former karnataka tourism minister and BJP MLA on Monday....
  • Reddy supporters force bandh in Bellary September 6, 2011

    Bellary: Supporters of the former Karnataka minister G Janardhana Reddy on Tuesday pelted stones at two government offices and forced closure of several shops during the bandh call given by them in the district to protest the arrest of their leader by CBI. Reddy supporters on went on a...
  • Will resign as CM on July 31: Yeddyurappa July 29, 2011

    Bangalore: Breaking his silence after the party asked him to step down in the wake of the Lokayukta indictment in the illegal mining scam, Karnataka Chief Minister BS Yeddyurappa has said he will step down from his post on July 31 as per the directions of his party. In his first...
  • Cong, BJP indulge in politics over Raja, BSY July 25, 2011

    New Delhi: A Raja's accusations in court have intensified the war over corruption between the BJP and the Congress. While BJP President Nitin Gadkari asked Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and Home Minister P Chidambaram to resign, the Congress has hit back at the BJP for its double standards and not...