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D K Shivakumar


Digvijaya Singh stopped from meeting rebel Madhya Pradesh MLAs in Bengaluru, detained

March 18, 2020 12:53 pm

"This is the conspiracy of BJP to remove the elected government," Digvijaya Singh said.

Mountain of a Kapala hill

January 19, 2020 7:30 am

A dispute over a proposed Jesus statue in a Karnataka village has Hindus rallying around their Christian neighbours. “Why listen to outsiders,” they ask

Karnataka: Hindutva outfits, backed by BJP-RSS, hold massive rally to oppose 114-ft Jesus Christ statue

January 13, 2020 6:57 pm

RSS and BJP leaders said the area's MLA, Congress leader DK Shivakumar, was "supporting plans of forced conversion of Hindus to Christianity" by granting land for the statue.

Can’t piggyback: SC on plea to revive graft cases against BSY, Shivakumar

January 08, 2020 3:12 am

The matter relates to a 2010 denotification of land by the then state government headed by Yeddyurappa. The complaint before the Lokayukta alleged that the denotification brought undue benefit to Shivakumar.

Read dissenting verdict on Sabarimala, our orders are not to be played with: Justice Nariman

November 16, 2019 2:28 am

The bench was apparently irked after senior advocates Mukul Rohatgi and A M Singhvi pointed out that the ED in its plea had “resurrected” Section 45(1) of the Prevention of Money Laundering Act, 2002, which had been struck down by the Supreme Court last year.

SC quashes ED appeal against Cong leader Shivakumar's bail in money laundering case

November 15, 2019 12:02 pm

Shivakumar is being probed by the ED in a case related to unaccounted money to the tune of over Rs 8 crore. The ED case is based on an investigation by the Income Tax department in 2017.

Karnataka bye-elections: Candidate choice increases rift between Cong’s top two leaders

November 13, 2019 10:49 am

Siddaramaiah, popular among Congress MLAs, is said to be pitching for some of his old associates in constituencies in Belagavi region, while Shivakumar, who enjoys trust of the party high command, is keen to field BJP rebels.

ED challenges D K Shivakumar bail in Supreme Court

October 25, 2019 6:59 pm

D K Shivakumar was granted bail by the Delhi High Court on Wednesday after observing that nothing had been placed on record to show that he was a “flight risk

Delhi HC grants bail to Shivakumar in money laundering case

October 24, 2019 2:52 am

The ED, had argued against Shivakumar’s bail plea saying he is a “very powerful and influential person”, capable of “creating, fabricating and hiding evidence”.

Shivakumar bail plea: Delhi HC rap for ED lawyer, court reserves order

October 18, 2019 2:25 am

In his bail application, the Congress leader stated that he is a seven-time MLA and not at risk of fleeing.