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DK Shivakumar files Rs 204 crore defamation case against BJP MLA Yatnal

DK Shivakumar files Rs 204 crore defamation case against BJP MLA Yatnal

Following the defamation suit filed by Shivakumar at his home town Kanakapura, the Judge at Senior Civil Judge and JMFC court admitted the case and issued summon to Yatnal.

Aug 04, 2019, 15:32 PM IST
CCD founder VG Siddhartha's postmortem report out, no foul play suspected

CCD founder VG Siddhartha's postmortem report out, no foul play suspected

VG Siddhartha, son-in-law of former Karnataka Chief Minister SM Krishna, was found dead on Wednesday, two days after he went missing mysteriously near Mangaluru in Karnataka.

Aug 02, 2019, 18:10 PM IST
CCD founder VG Siddhartha's mysterious death: How the case unfolded

CCD founder VG Siddhartha's mysterious death: How the case unfolded

After he went missing on Monday night, a massive search operation was launched along Netravati River and Siddhartha’s body was found after more than 24 hours.

Jul 31, 2019, 11:20 AM IST
Karnataka Congress triggers political row over CCD founder VG Siddhartha's death, blames 'tax terror'

Karnataka Congress triggers political row over CCD founder VG Siddhartha's death, blames 'tax terror'

The Karnataka Congress alleged that CCD founder VG Siddhartha’s death was a “result of harassment” by officials of the Income Tax department.

Jul 31, 2019, 09:24 AM IST
Fisherman may have seen CCD founder VG Siddhartha jump off bridge

Fisherman may have seen CCD founder VG Siddhartha jump off bridge

Siddhartha, 60, went missing since Monday evening (July 28) from the road bridge between Ullal and Mangaluru over the river around 7 pm, as per what his car driver Basavaraj Patil told the police.

Jul 30, 2019, 23:29 PM IST
I-T department says signature on note does not match CCD founder Siddhartha's sign on annual reports

I-T department says signature on note does not match CCD founder Siddhartha's sign on annual reports

VG Siddhartha, who went missing recently, left a note in which he apologised for being unable to create the right profitable business model. The authenticity of the signature on the note is now under

Jul 30, 2019, 23:26 PM IST
Cops suspect CCD founder Siddhartha may have jumped off bridge, search operation intensifies

Cops suspect CCD founder Siddhartha may have jumped off bridge, search operation intensifies

Siddhartha's driver Basavaraj Patil had filed a police complaint stating the CCD founder had asked him to stop on a bridge and told him to go ahead while he walked.

Jul 30, 2019, 16:18 PM IST
CCD founder VG Siddhartha missing, police intensifies search

CCD founder VG Siddhartha missing, police intensifies search

VG Siddhartha went missing near Ullal Bridge across Netravati river in Karnataka's Mangaluru on Monday night.

Jul 30, 2019, 13:27 PM IST
BJP MLA Vishweshwar Hegde Kageri files nomination for Karnataka Assembly Speaker

BJP MLA Vishweshwar Hegde Kageri files nomination for Karnataka Assembly Speaker

Congress MLA KR Ramesh Kumar had on Monday resigned as the Speaker shortly after Yediyurappa won the trust vote in the Karnataka Assembly.

Jul 30, 2019, 12:27 PM IST
VG Siddhartha, the man who brewed the Rs 32.41-billion Cafe Coffee Day story

VG Siddhartha, the man who brewed the Rs 32.41-billion Cafe Coffee Day story

The Cafe Coffee Day story started as 'Coffee Day Global' in 1993 and soon pioneered the coffee culture in the chained café segment in India.

Jul 30, 2019, 11:28 AM IST
I have failed: Letter written to CCD staff by co-founder VG Siddhartha, who went missing, suggests financial woes

I have failed: Letter written to CCD staff by co-founder VG Siddhartha, who went missing, suggests financial woes

In the letter addressed to the Board of Directors and employees of Café Coffee Day, Siddhartha has said that he was “succumbing to the situation”.

Jul 30, 2019, 10:10 AM IST
CCD co-founder VG Siddhartha goes missing near Netravati river in Karnataka's Mangaluru, massive search op launched

CCD co-founder VG Siddhartha goes missing near Netravati river in Karnataka's Mangaluru, massive search op launched

Siddhartha is the son-in-law of former Karnataka Chief Minister and senior BJP leader SM Krishna.

Jul 30, 2019, 08:20 AM IST
KR Ramesh Kumar resigns as Karnataka Assembly Speaker after BJP wins trust vote

KR Ramesh Kumar resigns as Karnataka Assembly Speaker after BJP wins trust vote

The Speaker submitted his resignation to the Deputy Speaker, following which the House was adjourned till 5 pm on Monday.

Jul 29, 2019, 13:10 PM IST
BS Yediyurappa-led BJP government wins trust vote in Karnataka Assembly through voice vote

BS Yediyurappa-led BJP government wins trust vote in Karnataka Assembly through voice vote

Addressing the House before the trust vote, BJP's BS Yediyurappa said that he would not indulge in vindictive politics during his tenure as the Chief Minister.

Jul 29, 2019, 12:19 PM IST
It's advantage BJP as CM Yediyurappa gets set to prove majority in Karnataka Assembly

It's advantage BJP as CM Yediyurappa gets set to prove majority in Karnataka Assembly

The Assembly strength has been reduced to 208 from 225, including a nominated member after Speaker KR Ramesh Kumar disqualified 17 Congress-Janata Dal-Secular rebel legislators.

Jul 29, 2019, 10:42 AM IST
BS Yediyurappa set to face floor test in Karnataka; Congress convenes meeting

BS Yediyurappa set to face floor test in Karnataka; Congress convenes meeting

A day before the trust vote, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader expressed confidence, saying he would prove majority with ease.

Jul 29, 2019, 07:02 AM IST
With BJP MLAs packed in hotel, BS Yediyurappa sure of success in Karnataka floor test

With BJP MLAs packed in hotel, BS Yediyurappa sure of success in Karnataka floor test

BS Yediyurappa is confident of getting the numbers in Monday's floor test to truly stamp himself as the CM of Karnataka. He had taken oath as CM last Friday (July 26).

Jul 28, 2019, 23:19 PM IST
Karnataka Assembly number game: Who stands where ahead of Yediyurappa's floor test

Karnataka Assembly number game: Who stands where ahead of Yediyurappa's floor test

With the 14 disqualification of 14 MLAs on Sunday and three others on 25 July, the Assembly is short by 17 legislators.

Jul 28, 2019, 13:15 PM IST
BS Yeddyurappa to take oath as Karnataka Chief Minister at 6 pm

BS Yeddyurappa to take oath as Karnataka Chief Minister at 6 pm

Karnataka BJP chief BS Yeddyurappa will take oath as the state chief minister at 6 pm on Friday.

Jul 26, 2019, 10:30 AM IST
Karnataka Speaker disqualifies Independent MLA R Shankar, two Congress rebels

Karnataka Speaker disqualifies Independent MLA R Shankar, two Congress rebels

R Shankar was a municipal administration minister in the erstwhile coalition government and his resignation had closely followed the resignation of another Independent MLA - H Nagesh.

Jul 25, 2019, 20:18 PM IST