Corruption-Charged mining baron Somashekara Reddy to contest from Bellary

Tuesday, April 17th, 2018

Bellary: Former minister of BSY government, Mining Baron Gali Janardhan Reddy’s younger brother Gali Somashekara Reddy has become the surprise candidate from BJP who will contest Bellary city Assembly Constituency. BJP released its second list of 82 candidates for the upcoming Karnataka elections released this evening and the inclusion of Gali Somashekhara Reddy for Bellary […]

Supreme Court Granted Bail to Gali Janardhan Reddy

Tuesday, January 20th, 2015
Janardhan Reddy

Bengaluru : The Supreme Court on Tuesday granted bail to mining baron and former Karnataka minister Gali Janardhan Reddy, who is an accused in the illegal mining case involving his Obulapuram Mining Company (OMC). The apex court granted bail after CBI submitted that the investigation in the case involving Reddy is complete and both the […]

Boy attacked by dogs succumbs to injuries

Saturday, February 1st, 2014
Dogs Attack

Bellary: A seven-year-old boy succumbed to injuries he had suffered in an attack by a pack of dogs with his distraught mother also allegedly attempting suicide unable to bear the loss of her son, police said on Friday. Seriously injured in the attack by about 10 dogs on January 21, Gopi was undergoing treatment at […]

Reddy troika no longer kings, but mining lords still rule

Monday, April 29th, 2013
Bellary mining

Bellary : The fall of the once powerful and mighty Reddy brothers is evident in the infamously called ‘Republic of Bellary’ but the influence of mining lords has not diminished going by their presence in the fray for the May five Assembly polls. Flashback 2008. The BJP made a clean sweep of Bellary district, winning […]

8 companies permitted to undertake mining

Thursday, July 5th, 2012

Bangalore : The Central Empowerment Committee of the Supreme Court has permitted eight mining companies of “A”  grade to undertake mining in Bellary and Chitradurga districts.The companies are expected to begin operations by this month end. This is expected to  solve some problems of the steel industries of the state which are suffering for want […]

B. Sriramulu eyes Karnataka leadership on foot journey

Tuesday, March 27th, 2012
Sri Ramulu

Bangalore: Although BJP national presidentd Nitin Gadkari recently spoke highly of Bellary rural MLA B. Sriramulu, the BSR Party founder leader Merely thanked him, but refused to join BJP again. His eyes are set on Karnataka’s full-scale development. He conducted a 2-day fast on March 13-14 at Gadag School grounds, to cleanse his mind and […]

B Sri Ramalu 2 day show at Gadag for North Karnataka development beings on Tuesday March 13 morning

Tuesday, March 13th, 2012

Gadag: On March 13 (Today) and 14, a fasting Satya graha is being conducted by Bellary rural MLA B. Sriramalu at the local V.S. School grounds on a large dais and in a long pandal (for people), erected for the purpose of “ Fasting for an answer” exercise. Several local people and religious leaders have […]

Mind-blowing figures of Loss in illegal mining loots since 2000 to 2011

Tuesday, January 17th, 2012
Bellary Mining

Bangalore: Yes, the state Government has lost Rs4,000 crores in royalty fees by the CMs from Congress(S.M. Krishna and N. Dharam Singh), JD-S (Kumaraswamy) and BJP (B.S. Yeddyurappa) in a decade. In Bellary District, even after the Supreme Court put a ban on illegal mining, the railways have lost crores of rupees and 1.5 lakhs […]

Sriramulu has a baby named BSR (party): will tour state

Friday, December 9th, 2011

Bangalore: The new Independent MLA of Bellary rural constituency, who took oath in the name of God only last Thursday, has new baby on his hands – party known as Badavara, Shramikara, Raithara Paksha, (BSRP), say those close to the new Icon in state politics. How is that! The name has been given, but other […]

BJP has weakened in Bellary, says Yeddyurappa

Wednesday, December 7th, 2011

Bellary: Former CM, B.S. Yeddyurappa admitted to pressmen in Kalladka on Tuesday, that the Bellary rural by-poll defeat was on expected lines, as the party was weak at present in the region. He had come to Dakshina Kannada in a helicopter to attend a Vajapeya Soma yuga in Kalladk. He flew back at night. As […]