Karnataka News

Grammy award winner Ricky Kej pays tribute to IAS DK Ravi with song

Grammy-award winner Ricky Kej has paid a moving tribute to IAS officer DK Ravi, who died under mysterious circumstances, by dedicating to him a heart-touching Kannada song.

IAS DK Ravi's death: Karnataka HC bars govt from filing preliminary CID report

Karnataka High Court has barred the Siddaramaiah government from filing preliminary CID report in the investigation of IAS officer DK Ravi's death, reports said on Sunday.

RTI query results in Rs 1.87 Cr recovery from toll operator

 An RTI application from a citizen helped National Highway Authority of India to detect overcharging of toll on a Bangalore toll plaza resulting in recovery of Rs 1.87 crore.

DK Ravi death case: Is Sonia Gandhi running Karnataka govt by remote control? questions BJP

Within two days after Congress president Sonia Gandhi asked Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah to handover the inquiry into the death of IAS officer DK Ravi, who took on sand mafia in Kolar district, to the CBI, the BJP on Sunday raised questions on her intervention in the matter.

IAS officer DK Ravi's death; JDS releases audio tape

JDS leader HD Kumaraswamy on Saturday released an audio clipping claiming it would expose the circumstances that led to the transfer of IAS officer D K Ravi, who died under mysterious circumstances, in contrast to claims made by Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah.

Tripura IAS association demands CBI probe into Ravi's death

 The IAS association, Tripura chapter today demanded a CBI investigation into the mysterious death of D K Ravi, an IAS officer of Karanataka cadre.

Siddaramaiah declines to head task force on Swachh Bharat

Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah on Saturday said that he has declined an offer by Prime Minister Narendra Modi to be the convenor of a task force to implement "Swachh Bharat Abhiyan" and instead preferred to be just a member.

Siddaramaiah should hand over IAS officer's death probe to CBI: Deve Gowda

Former prime minister HD Deve Gowda on Saturday said that attempts are being made to cover IAS officer DK Ravi`s death case, and added that the Siddaramaiah-led Karnataka Government should hand over the matter to the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) if they are left with little shame.

DK Ravi death case: No personal problem between our families, says father-in-law

Even as the mystery surrounding the death of 35-year-old IAS officer DK Ravi continues, his father-in-law H Hanumantharayappa ​on Saturday denied any problems between the two families.

'Ask CBI to probe Karnataka IAS officer's death'

The IAS association's Tripura branch on Saturday demanded a CBI probe into the death of Karnataka's young IAS officer DK Ravi.

DK Ravi death probe: Will not protect anyone, says Karnataka CM Siddaramaiah
DK Ravi death probe: Will not protect anyone, says Karnataka CM Siddaramaiah

Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah on Saturday assured that his government will not protect anyone in the IAS officer DK Ravi death case.

IAS officer's death: CM briefs Governor

Facing rising public anger over the mysterious death of an upright IAS officer with growing calls for a CBI probe, Karnataka Chief Siddaramaiah Friday met Governor Vajubhai Val and briefed him about the developments in the case.

DK Ravi's death: IAS officer's batchmates seek fair inquiry

A group of IAS officers have sought fair enquiry into the mysterious death of their 2009 batchmate DK Ravi in Karnataka.

DK Ravi death case: Karnataka govt acting like 'silent spectator', says BJP

The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Friday condemned the Karnataka Government for behaving like a silent spectator in the mysterious death of IAS officer DK Ravi.

DK Ravi's death: Karnataka CM can't be 'adamant' over CBI probe, says Gowda

Union Law and Justice Minister D.V. Sadananda Gowda on Friday said Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah can't be adamant over the demand for a CBI probe into IAS officer D.K. Ravi's death and justice must be given to the people of the state.

DK Ravi death case: Karnataka govt refuses to budge on CBI probe
DK Ravi death case: Karnataka govt refuses to budge on CBI probe

 Resisting growing clamour for a CBI probe, Karnataka Government on Thursday decided to stick to its decision not to refer to the central agency the case of mysterious death of an upright IAS officer, as the issue paralysed Assembly for the third day and echoed in Parliament.

Woman ASI suspended for not acting on kidnap complaint of nun

A 22-year-old nun escaped after she was allegedly kidnapped by men in an autorickhaw here and her bid to file a police complaint delayed on jurisdictional ground, following which a woman Assistant Sub-Inspector has been suspended, police said on Thursday.

'Stubborn' Karnataka ​govt trying to hush up IAS officer's death case: Shettar

Leader of Opposition in the Karnataka Assembly, Jagadish Shettar, on Thursday accused the Siddaramaiah-led state government of acting in a stubborn manner over IAS officer DK Ravi's death case, and said that it was trying to hush up the matter by not agreeing to the demand for a Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) probe.

IAS officer's death: Gowda corners Siddaramaiah amid demands of CBI probe

Union Law and Justice Minister DV Sadananda Gowda on Thursday questioned Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah for not accepting the demands of the people for a CBI probe into IAS officer DK Ravi's death case.

IAS officer's death: 'Protesting' ABVP workers clash with police

Members of the Akhil Bharatiya Vidyarthi Parishad (ABVP) clashed with police personnel here on Thursday during their protest march against the Karnataka Government over the mysterious death of IAS officer DK Ravi.

IAS officer's death: Demanding CBI probe has become 'new trend', says Samajwadi Party

Samajwadi Party (SP) leader Naresh Agarwal on Thursday that local police should be allowed to probe IAS officer D K Ravi's death case, adding that demanding CBI inquiry for every matter has become a 'new trend' in the country.

Protests over DK Ravi's death: As it happened
Protests over DK Ravi's death: As it happened

The controversy surrounding the mysterious death of senior IAS officer DK Ravi refuses to die down as the Opposition continues to blame the Karnataka government of a foul play amid growing demands for a CBI probe into the case and his family members categorically rejecting the 'suicide theory'.

IAS officer death case: If truth has to come out, CBI probe crucial, says BJP

The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Thursday said that a probe by the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) is crucial in the death case of IAS officer DK Ravi as the latter was fighting against vested interests.

IAS officer's death: Karnataka MPs urge Rajnath for CBI probe

A group of BJP MPs from Karnataka met Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Wednesday and requested him to ask Chief Minister Siddaramaiah to recommend a CBI inquiry into the death of a young IAS officer in Bengaluru.

DK Ravi death case: Congress ready for CBI probe, if required
DK Ravi death case: Congress ready for CBI probe, if required

Congress on Wednesday appeared open to a CBI probe into the death of IAS officer DK Ravi Kumar in Bengaluru which triggered widespread outrage and a political controversy, and attacked BJP over its charge that attempts were being made to "hush up" the case.

DK Ravi death: IAS officers sign online petition for CBI probe

 Amidst rising public anger over the mysterious death of upright IAS officer DK Ravi, several IAS officers in Karnataka have signed an online petition addressed to Prime Minister Narendra Modi, seeking a CBI probe into the matter.

IAS officer death case: Karnataka CM meets DK Ravi's family

Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah met late IAS officer DK Ravi`s family here on Wednesday.

IAS officer death case: Centre waiting for report from Karnataka govt

Amid demands of a Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) probe into the death of IAS officer DK Ravi, Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Wednesday said that he would comment on it only after getting a report from the Karnataka Government.

Let CID investigate DK Ravi's death, CBI can be called afterwards: PC Chacko

Terming the death of IAS officer DK Ravi as unfortunate, Congress leader PC Chacko on Wednesday said the state CID must be allowed to investigate the case before a request for the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) is made.

Sadananda Gowda calls for CBI probe into DK Ravi's death

Union Law and Justice Minister DV Sadananda Gowda on Wednesday said the Karnataka government must refer the death of Indian Administrative Service (IAS) officer DK Ravi to the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) for further investigation.