February 03, 2022 2:18 pm
The HC order is expected to clear the path for the return of Jarkiholi to the BJP cabinet in Karnataka - after being forced to quit in March 2021 following the rape allegations against him.
January 07, 2022 3:59 am
🔴 Thursday's development comes after the High Court directed the SIT on November 30 to file a formal application to present its final investigation reports before a lower court.
December 23, 2021 11:44 am
Belonging to the Valmiki Nayak ST community, the Jarkiholi brothers have large investments in the sugar and liquor sector in north Karnataka and neighbouring Maharashtra and wield significant say in politics of the Belagavi region.
November 30, 2021 5:47 pm
🔴 On Tuesday, the high court was given a note by the head of the SIT saying he had gone through the investigation report and that he finds it acceptable and that it was "approved in its entirety".
November 10, 2021 10:10 am
Earlier this year, in July, the SIT had placed reports of its investigation into sexual assault and extortion complaints before the high court while seeking permission to file them in a lower court.
September 20, 2021 2:29 pm
The now-viral video is a recording of a video call between a person who appears to be Sadananda Gowda and an unidentified woman.
September 03, 2021 6:25 pm
Adjourning the hearing as the senior counsel of the woman involved in the case was unwell, the bench said interim orders issued earlier would continue.
July 27, 2021 12:36 pm
The SIT has found evidence to prosecute the woman and two others who were allegedly involved in the extortion of the former minister in the sex CD episode as it awaits clearance for filing final reports.
June 29, 2021 7:05 am
The cases filed by the woman, and an extortion complaint filed by Jarkiholi as a counter of sorts, are meanwhile still under police investigation.
June 11, 2021 7:42 am
The sessions judge overruled arguments by the SIT special public prosecutor against the granting of bail to the missing duo on the grounds that they had given an undertaking to take part in the probe of the extortion case and since most charges against them are bailable.