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Mining barons Reddys and Yeddyurappa in funding row


March 14th, 2012 - 1:54 am ICT by IANS
Bangalore, March 14 (IANS) Mining barons Reddy brothers are generally believed to have bankrolled Bharatiya Janata Party to come to power in Karnataka. Now their loyalist has been caught ... Read more...

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With Bellary win, rebel Reddy brothers show BJP their clout


December 4th, 2011 - 5:57 pm ICT by IANS
Bellary (Karnataka), Dec 4 (IANS) The ruling Bharatiya Janata Party's pampered, ambitious and lately turned-rebellious Reddy brothers Sunday dealt a massive blow to the party in their stronghold Bellary ... Read more...

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BJP fights former patrons in ‘Republic of Bellary’ (Karnataka Newsletter)


November 26th, 2011 - 3:40 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Nov 26 (IANS) Locked in a supremacy battle in Karnataka's iron ore-rich Bellary district, the Bharatiya Janata Party and the rich and influential Reddy brothers, the mining barons ... Read more...

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BJP to fight once-favourite Reddy brothers in Bellary


November 11th, 2011 - 7:47 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Nov 11 (IANS) After virtually dancing to mining barons Reddy brothers' tune in the last three and a half years after coming to power in Karnataka, the Bharatiya Janata ... Read more...

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Cash, jewellery seized from Reddy kin’s bank lockers, driver


September 17th, 2011 - 9:01 pm ICT by IANS
Bellary (Karnataka)/Hyderabad, Sep 17 (IANS) Cash, documents and gold jewellery were Saturday found in several bank lockers of B. Srinivasa Reddy, managing director of arrested mining baron G. Janardhana Reddy's ... Read more...

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CBI grills Reddys in illegal mining case


September 16th, 2011 - 10:05 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Sep 16 (IANS) The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) interrogated former Karnataka minister G. Janardhana Reddy and his brother-in-law Srinivasa Reddy for the fourth consecutive day while the mining ... Read more...

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CBI raids Reddy associates’ residences


September 11th, 2011 - 11:10 pm ICT by IANS
Bellary (Karnataka), Sep 11 (IANS) As mining baron and former Karnataka minister G. Janardhana Reddy spent a week in jail in an illegal mining case, raids continued on residences ... Read more...

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Janardhana Reddy moves bail petition


September 6th, 2011 - 10:29 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Sep 6 (IANS) Former Karnataka minister Gali Janardhana Reddy and Obulpuram Mining Co (OMC) managing director Srinivasa Reddy, arrested Monday for illegal mining, moved a bail petition before a ... Read more...

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BJP distances from Reddy brothers (Lead)


September 5th, 2011 - 9:44 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 5 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Monday distanced itself from Karnatka's powerful mining barons and former ministers, the Reddy brothers, one of whom was arrested ... Read more...

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No ministership for Reddy brothers


August 12th, 2011 - 9:41 pm ICT by IANS
Bellary, Aug 12 (IANS) Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) president Nitin Gadkari Friday virtually ended the hopes of mining barons, the Reddy brothers, of becoming ministers in Karnataka again till ... Read more...

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No Reddys in Karnataka ministry: Gowda


August 10th, 2011 - 10:37 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Bangalore, Aug 10 (IANS) The new Karnataka ministry will not have a deputy chief minister nor will the mining barons, the two Reddy brothers, find a berth, Chief ... Read more...

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Indian-American couple scammed $460M from New York project


June 21st, 2011 - 11:28 am ICT by IANS
New York, June 21 (IANS) An Indian-American couple owning a New Jersey company have been charged with raking in more than $460 million in crooked cash through New York's scandal-scarred ... Read more...

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Did not mean any disrespect to Justice Hegde: Digvijay


April 21st, 2011 - 11:40 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, April 21 (IANS) In a sudden move late Thursday evening, All India Congress Committee (AICC) general secretary Digvijay Singh expressed regret over his remarks about retired Supreme Court judge ... Read more...

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Jagan, mother face namesakes in bypolls


April 17th, 2011 - 6:24 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, April 17 (IANS) At least half-a-dozen Jaganmohan Reddys and three Vijayalakshmis are in the fray against YSR Congress party chief Y.S. Jaganmohan Reddy and his mother, Y.S. Vijayalakshmi, in ... Read more...

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Reddys into illegal mining, cancel license: court panel


January 7th, 2011 - 8:54 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore/New Delhi, Jan 7 (IANS) A Supreme Court appointed panel has recommended axing mining license to the Reddy brothers, mining barons and ministers in Karnataka's Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) government, as ... Read more...

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Sack Reddys for tax evasion, Congress urges governor


December 28th, 2010 - 7:52 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Dec 28 (IANS) The Congress in Karnataka Tuesday demanded the sacking of ministers and mining barons, the Reddy brothers, and their associate for allegedly evading huge income tax payments. State ... Read more...

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IT searches 60 places of Reddy brothers’ associates (Lead)


October 25th, 2010 - 7:19 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Oct 25 (IANS) Income Tax (IT) officials Monday searched about 60 places in Karnataka belonging to people close to the Reddy brothers, rich iron ore miners and Bharatiya Janata Party ... Read more...

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IT raids on Reddy brothers’ associates


October 25th, 2010 - 3:31 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Oct 25 (IANS) Income tax officials Monday raided the office of Karnataka Health Minister B. Sriramulu, a confidant of the Reddy brothers, the residence of an advocate and the houses ... Read more...

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BJP’s pyrrhic victory in Karnataka (Comment)


October 16th, 2010 - 10:38 am ICT by IANS
By Amulya Ganguli The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) may have won the trust vote in the Karnataka assembly but at the cost of straining the confidence of the people. Besides, the narrow ... Read more...

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Illegal mining row: Parliament adjourned till noon


August 18th, 2010 - 1:54 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Aug 18 (ANI): Both houses of Parliament were adjourned till noon on Wednesday following an uproar over the illegal mining issue in Karnataka.As soon the house met for the ... Read more...

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Congress’ march reaches Bellary’s outskirts


August 9th, 2010 - 12:14 am ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Aug 8 (IANS) Braving fatigue and blisters, hundreds of Congress activists late Sunday reached the outskirts of Bellary, covering a distance of 320 km from Bangalore on foot to muster ... Read more...

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RSS intervenes to rein in Karnataka’s Reddy brothers


August 4th, 2010 - 10:08 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Aug 4 (IANS) The Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) Wednesday counselled the Reddy brothers in Karnataka to exercise restraint in their campaign against the Congress march to Bellary over the issue of ... Read more...

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Yeddyurappa loses cool at Dalit protesters in BJP rally


August 2nd, 2010 - 9:22 pm ICT by IANS
Davangere (Karnataka), Aug 2 (IANS) Karnataka Chief Minister B.S. Yeddyurappa lost his cool on seeing a group of Dalit Sangarsh Samiti protesters at a Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) rally here Monday ... Read more...

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Karnataka bans iron ore exports


July 29th, 2010 - 8:47 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, July 29 (IANS) Chief Minister B.S. Yeddyurappa Thursday announced a ban on export of iron ore from Karnataka , saying that it was the only way to stop illegal mining ... Read more...

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Disruption by opposition to hide its own faults: Congress


July 29th, 2010 - 8:26 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 29 (IANS) The Congress Thursday attacked the Opposition, particularly Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), for stalling Parliament on the issue of price rise, saying the attempt was actually to ... Read more...

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Yeddyurappa urges Prime Minister to ban iron ore exports


July 17th, 2010 - 9:15 pm ICT by ANI
Bangalore, July 17 (ANI): Karnataka Chief Minister B.S. Yeddyurappa on Saturday said that he has urged Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh to ban the export of iron ore.The issue was raised ... Read more...

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Yeddyurappa meets Chidambaram on illegal mining issue


July 17th, 2010 - 1:04 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, July 17 (ANI): Karnataka Chief Minister B S Yeddyurappa on Saturday met Home Minister P. Chidambaram on the illegal mining issue.Talking to reporters after meeting, he said the Home ... Read more...

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Conspiracy theories galore as protest in Kerala assembly continues


July 15th, 2010 - 7:39 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, July 15 (IANS) The 24-hour sit-in by Congress and Janata Dal-Secular (JD-S) legislators in the Karnataka assembly for the fourth day Thursday, demanding a Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) probe ... Read more...

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Apex court reserves order on Reddy brothers’ plea (Lead)


May 4th, 2010 - 2:59 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 4 (IANS) The Supreme Court Tuesday reserved orders on the plea of the Reddy brothers, two of whom are ministers in Karnataka, to permit mining in a forested area ... Read more...

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Apex court reserves order on Reddy brothers’ plea


May 4th, 2010 - 2:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 4 (IANS) The Supreme Court Tuesday reserved orders on the plea of Reddy brothers to allow mining in the forest area of Obulapuram on the Andhra Pradesh-Karnataka border. The court ... Read more...

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Gowda wants IT probe into Reddy brothers’ wealth


April 23rd, 2010 - 6:45 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 23 (IANS) Former prime minister and Janata Dal-Secular (JD-S) chief H.D. Deve Gowda is seeking a probe by the Income Tax department into the financial deals of the ... Read more...

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Supreme Court extends stay on Reddy brothers mining operations


April 12th, 2010 - 5:11 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, April 12 (ANI): The Supreme Court on Monday extended the stay on the Reddy brothers mining operations in Andhra Pradesh.The apex court also directed the Survey of India (SoI) officials ... Read more...

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Reddy brothers’ mining operations in Andhra to be suspended


March 22nd, 2010 - 4:57 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Mar 22 (ANI): The Supreme Court on Monday suspended the Reddy brothers' mining operations in Andhra Pradesh and ordered a survey team to examine the allegations and submit an interim ... Read more...

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Karnataka minister welcomes CBI probe into his mining empire


November 17th, 2009 - 8:59 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Nov 17 (IANS) Karnataka Tourism Minister G. Janardhana Reddy Tuesday welcomed the decision of the Andhra Pradesh government to seek a Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) probe into his mining ... Read more...

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An amiable BJP leader who became an unlikely dissident hero (Lead)


November 16th, 2009 - 7:40 pm ICT by IANS
By V.S. KarnicBangalore, Nov 16 (IANS) Karnataka Assembly Speaker Jagadish Shettar, a prominent Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader in the state, Monday quit his post to return to active politics at ... Read more...

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