Bangaru Laxman

  • Former BJP chief Bangaru Laxman, convicted in arms deal case, dies 01-03-2014 05:48 PM

    Hyderabad: Former Bharatiya Janata Party president Bangaru Laxman died on Saturday in Hyderabad after a prolonged illness. The 73-year-old was admitted to a private hospital in Hyderabad. Bangaru had to step down as the president of the BJP after a sting operation by Tehelka and was convicted by a court...
  • Glad that Tejpal has finally been exposed, says Bangaru Laxman 27-11-2013 11:30 AM

    Hyderabad: Bangaru Laxman, who went to jail because of a Tehelka expose 'Operation West End', is happy over Tarun Tejpal being probed in a rape case. Laxman had to step down as the president of the BJP after the expose and was convicted by a court in 2012. He is...
  • Where was press freedom when you targeted Tehelka: Congress to BJP 08-11-2013 05:00 PM

    New Delhi: Hours after BJP's prime ministerial candidate and Gujarat Chief Minsiter Narendra Modi criticised Centre's advisory to press, Information and Broadcasting Minister Manish Tewari launched a counter attack on the BJP leader alleging that the freedom of press was much worse during the NDA rule. Tewari cited how a...
  • Why didn't BJP act against Bangaru asks Digvijaya 27-10-2011 06:54 PM

    Bangalore: Taking a swipe at BJP on the corruption issue, Digvijaya Singh on Thursday asked why the party had not taken action against Bangaru Laxman under the Prevention of Corruption Act when he was caught accepting money on tape and members of NDA allies who faced charges of malpractices. "Why...
  • Pranab flays BJP on corruption issue 03-12-2010 01:29 PM

    New Delhi: Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee on Friday hit back at the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) for demanding an investigation by a Joint Parliamentary Committee (JPC) into 2G spectrum allocation, says it had no right to speak on the issue as Tehelka sting operation had earlier exposed its party president...