Karnataka Congress legislator D.K. Shivakumar (File Photo/IANS)

Shivakumar appears before ED in money laundering case

New Delhi: Hours after the Karnataka High Court rejected D.K. Shivakumar’s petition for interim protection from arrest by the Enforcement Directorate (ED) for his alleged involvement in a money laundering case, the senior Congress leader deposed before the probe agency in the national capital on Friday evening. Shivakumar arrived here from Bengaluru and directly reached […]

Karnataka Congress legislator D.K. Shivakumar (File Photo/IANS)

HC declines protection to Shivakumar from arrest

Bengaluru: In a major setback to senior Karnataka Congress legislator D.K. Shivakumar, the Karnataka High Court on Friday rejected his petition for interim protection from arrest by the Enforcement Directorate (ED) for his alleged involvement in a money laundering case. “We cannot modify the order after dismissing your petition for quashing the summons by the […]

DK Shivakumar (File Photo: IANS)

Cong MLA DK Shivakumar moves HC seeking protection from arrest

Bengaluru: Karnataka’s former Congress minister D.K. Shivakumar on Friday moved an application in the state High Court for interim protection from arrest by the Enforcement Directorate (ED) for his alleged involvement in ‘hawala’ (illegal) transactions, a party official said. “Shivkumar’s counsel B.V. Acharya has filed a writ petition in the High Court for an urgent hearing […]

Karnataka CM B.S. Yediyurappa (File Photo: IANS)

Yediyurappa appoints three Deputy Chief Ministers

Bengaluru: In a first for Karnataka, the B.S. Yediyurappa-led BJP government will have three Deputy Chief Ministers, an official notification said on Monday. Governor Vajubhai Vala has appointed Govind Karjole, C.N. Ashwath Narayan and Laxman Savadi as Deputy Chief Ministers, on the advice of the Chief Minister, a Raj Bhavan communique said. The Governor has […]

V.G. Siddhartha (FILE PHOTO/IANS)

Mystery over coffee baron’s disappearance comes to end, body found

Bengaluru (3 MIN READ): Cafe Coffee Day (CCD) founder-chairman V.G. Siddhartha is no more, as his body was found in Karnataka’s Netravathi river, near here, police said on Wednesday. He was 60. “Two fishermen found Siddhartha’s body early this morning about 500 metres away from the road bridge from where he alleged to have jumped into […]