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Karnataka’s mining baron Janardhan Reddy arrested in Ponzi case

Bengaluru : Karnataka’s mining baron Gali Janardhana Reddy was arrested here for allegedly shielding the accused in a multi-crore Ponzi scheme, a police officer said on Sunday. “Based on the evidences and statements, Reddy has been arrested and charged with criminal conspiracy,” Additional Commissioner of Police (Crime) Alok Kumar told reporters here. Reddy, 51, will […]

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Karnataka to celebrate Tipu Jayanti despite BJP protest

Bengaluru : Security has been stepped up across Karnataka in view of the birthday celebration (Jayanti) of the erstwhile Mysuru ruler Tipu Sultan on Saturday by the ruling coalition partner Congress despite protests by the opposition BJP. “We have tightened security across the state and deployed additional forces in Bengaluru, Mysuru, Kodagu and Mangaluru for […]

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Relief works intensified in Karnataka’s Kodagu

Bengaluru :  Relief works, including food supply to about 7,000 people in 51 camps, repair of roads and highways and restoration of phone and power lines in Karnataka’s flood-hit Kodagu district were intensified, while schools would reopen on Thursday, said an official on Wednesday. “Relief materials are transported in 100 vehicles to all the local […]