SIT head will be suggested by Lokayukta: Bhaskar Rao

Karnataka Lokayukta Justice Y Bhaskar Rao on Thursday said head of SIT set up to probe illegal mining in the state will be suggested by the anti-corruption ombudsman.

Accept whatever Parliament gives now: Hegde on Lokpal bill

Former Karnataka Lokayukta Santosh Hegde on Friday suggested that Team Anna should accept the Lokpal bill which "Parliament gives now" and hoped Anna Hazare agrees to it.

Govt sanction is mandatory to probe public servant: SC

The Supreme Court on Tuesday held that a Magistrate cannot order probe against a public servant in a corruption complaint if there is no sanction given by the government.

Lokayukta police files report against Yeddyurappa

The Lokayukta Police Friday filed its final report in connection with a private complaint filed against Karnataka Industries Minister Murugesh Nirani, former Chief Minister B S Yeddyurappa.

IAC takes on Parrikar for `insulting` Justice Hegde

India Against Corruption (IAC) said on Saturday those who criticise the former Karnataka Lokayukta "should have the stature to sit at his feet".

Karnataka starts process to select Lokayukta

Seeking to put the imbroglio
surrounding the appointment of Lokayukta behind it, Karnataka
government on Tuesday kicked off consultation process to select a
figure to head the anti-corruption watchdog.

Governor rejects K`taka govt nominee as Lokayukta

Karnataka Governor HR Bhardwaj on Monday rejected the Bharatiya Janata Party government`s nominee SR Bannurmath, a former Kerala High Court chief justice, as the state`s new Lokayukta (ombudsman).

‘New Lokayukta list if Guv rejects recommendation’

The standoff between Karnataka
Governor H R Bhardwaj and the state government continues over
the appointment of a new Lokayukta.

Lokayukta police file FIR against Yeddyurappa

Lokayukta police filed an FIR against former Karnataka CM BS Yeddyurappa, Housing Minister V Somanna and
two others.

Hegde questioned on silence on graft in Lokayukta

Excise Minister MP Renukacharya questioned Santosh Hegde`s `silence` over corruption by officials of the anti-corruption watchdog.

Lokayukta acted in partisan manner: Yeddyurappa

Former Karnataka CM BS Yeddyurappa hit out at the Lokayukta for the report on illegal mining which led to his resignation four months ago.

Eshwarappa meets Yeddyurappa in jail

BJP`s Karnataka unit president KS
Eshwarappa met former CM BS Yeddyurappa in
the Central Jail and discussed about the upcoming bypoll in Bellary.

Yeddyurappa`s bail applications adjourned to Nov 2

Karnataka HC adjourned to November 2 the bail applications filed by Yeddyurappa, remanded to judicial custody, in corruption cases against him.

Now complainant against Yeddyurappa arrested

Advocate Sirajin Basha`s complaints former Karnataka Chief Minister BS Yeddyurappa has
been arrested for alleged illegal denotification of land.

‘Upset’ Yeddyurappa back in jail

Former Karnataka chief minister BS Yeddyurappa, who is accused of involvement in a land scam, on Wednesday shifted back to Parappana Agrahara Jail here from the government-run Victoria Hospital.

Yeddyurappa bail plea hearing adjourned to Oct 20

The Karnataka High Court on Tuesday adjourned to October 20 the hearing on the interim bail plea
of former chief minister BS Yeddyurappa, arrested in
connection with alleged irregularities in denotifying
government lands.

Complaint against BSY to be heard on Oct 29

A Lokayukta court adjourned till October 29 hearing of a private complaint against former Karnataka CM and his family.

K’taka govt action extra-ordinary, says Hegde

Santosh Hegde dismissed as "extra-ordinary" the grounds on which BJP govt decided to seek reconsideration of his report on illegal mining.

Process to select Karnataka`s new Lokayukta begins

The Karnataka government started the process to select a new Lokayukta, nearly three weeks after Shivaraj V Patil quit as ombudsman.

Naming new Lokayukta will take time: Gowda

Karnataka Chief Minister DV Sadananda Gowda said on Sunday he would not name a new Lokayukta (ombudsman) in "a hurry" as it was "a sensitive matter".