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Gauri Lankesh murder, Infosys turmoil and Siddaramaiah aide's diary alleging corruption mark 2017 in Karnataka
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Gauri Lankesh murder, Infosys turmoil and Siddaramaiah aide's diary alleging corruption mark 2017 in Karnataka

The killing of journalist-activist Gauri Lankesh and the boardroom battle at Infosys marked the high point of variegated developments from Karnataka during 2017

Abdul Karim Telgi dies: Fake stamp paper scam convict passes away in Bengaluru after multiple organ failure
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Abdul Karim Telgi dies: Fake stamp paper scam convict passes away in Bengaluru after multiple organ failure

Abdul Karim Lala Telgi, kingpin of the multi-crore fake stamp paper scam, passed away in Bengaluru on Thursday due to multiple organ failure.

Karnataka IG D Roopa, who exposed corruption in Bengaluru jail, honoured with president's medal
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Karnataka IG D Roopa, who exposed corruption in Bengaluru jail, honoured with president's medal

Karnataka IG D Roopa, who had exposed corruption in Bengaluru Central Jail, was awarded the President's Medal for meritorious services on Saturday

VK Sasikala did not get 'preferential treatment' in prison, says Karnataka govt
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VK Sasikala did not get 'preferential treatment' in prison, says Karnataka govt

Karnataka government dismissed reports of "preferential treatment" was being given to AIADMK leader VK Sasikala at the central jail and said she was being treated like other prisoner

Jailed VK Sasikala visited Hosur MLA's house, claims D Roopa in report submitted to ACB
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Jailed VK Sasikala visited Hosur MLA's house, claims D Roopa in report submitted to ACB

D Roopa, in a report to the ACB, has claimed that she had reliable information on jailed AIADMK leader VK Sasikala visiting a house belonging to Hosur MLA

Fresh trouble for VK Sasikala as CCTV footage shows her walking back into Bengaluru jail
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Fresh trouble for VK Sasikala as CCTV footage shows her walking back into Bengaluru jail

VK Sasikala has fresh trouble brewing for her in Bengaluru's Central Prison as CCTV footage has surfaced suggesting special treatment is given to her.

Sasikala prison bribe issue: Whistleblower cop DIG D Roopa slapped with Rs 50 crore defamation suit
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Sasikala prison bribe issue: Whistleblower cop DIG D Roopa slapped with Rs 50 crore defamation suit

A top police officer, D Roopa who came out with a controversial report on special treatment in jail to VK Sasikala, was served a legal notice

Sasikala had special privileges in Bengaluru jail, authorities confirm; probe ordered
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Sasikala had special privileges in Bengaluru jail, authorities confirm; probe ordered

Senior prison officials have confirmed that special privileges were indeed extended to AIADMK leader VK Sasikala inside the Parappana Agrahara Central Jail in Bengaluru

TTV Dinakaran defends Sasikala, dismisses allegations of VIP treatment in Bengaluru prison
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TTV Dinakaran defends Sasikala, dismisses allegations of VIP treatment in Bengaluru prison

AIADMK (Amma) Deputy General Secretary TTV Dinakaran on Wednesday dismissed allegations of special treatment for his aunt and party chief VK Sasikala in prison, asserting that she was being treated as per rules.

Karnataka flag row: BJP says not opposed to idea, slams Siddaramaiah for deciding unilaterally
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Karnataka flag row: BJP says not opposed to idea, slams Siddaramaiah for deciding unilaterally

The BJP unit of Karnataka on Wednesday said it was not opposed to a separate state flag but flayed Chief Minister Siddaramaiah's 'unilateral decision' to form a panel on the issue without consulting the Opposition leaders.

Sasikala prison bribe issue: BJP lashes out at Karnataka govt over DIG D Roopa's transfer
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Sasikala prison bribe issue: BJP lashes out at Karnataka govt over DIG D Roopa's transfer

BJP slammed the Karnataka government over the transfer of DIG (Prisons) D Roopa after she brought to light alleged special treatment meted out to VK Sasikala

HS Revanna appointed DIG Prisons by Karnataka govt, will replace D Roopa
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HS Revanna appointed DIG Prisons by Karnataka govt, will replace D Roopa

The Karnataka government on Tuesday appointed IPS officer HS Revanna as the new Deputy Inspector General, Prisons, a day after transferring incumbent D Roopa to be the Commissioner for Traffic and Road Safety in Bengaluru.

NHRC issues notices to top Karnataka prison officials over alleged torture, transfer of 32 inmates
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NHRC issues notices to top Karnataka prison officials over alleged torture, transfer of 32 inmates

NHRC has issued notices to two top Karnataka prison officials taking cognisance of a complaint about alleged torture and transfer of 32 convicts

Sasikala prison bribe issue: Here's all you need to know about whistleblower cop DIG D Roopa
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Sasikala prison bribe issue: Here's all you need to know about whistleblower cop DIG D Roopa

DIG of Bengaluru's Parappana Agrahara Central Prison D Roopa has been in the news as the whistleblower of Sasikala's bribery to her senior officials in the prison. Here's all you need to know about the feisty IPS officer who got transferred for her honesty.

Karnataka top cop D Roopa transferred after exposing VIP treatment for Sasikala in Bengaluru prison
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Karnataka top cop D Roopa transferred after exposing VIP treatment for Sasikala in Bengaluru prison

Days after she exposed the VIP treatment given to AIADMK (Amma) chief and convict VK Sasikala in the Bangalore Central Jail, DIG Prisons D Roopa was transferred on Monday

Sasikala prison bribe issue: 32 convicts shifted from Bengaluru jail, DIG submits second report
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Sasikala prison bribe issue: 32 convicts shifted from Bengaluru jail, DIG submits second report

In a sudden move, 32 convicts serving terms in the Parapanna Agrahara Central Prison were shifted to two other jails in Karnataka allegedly for trying to air their grievances, an official said

Sasikala prison bribe issue: Police officer served notice for informing media
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Sasikala prison bribe issue: Police officer served notice for informing media

A top police officer, who came out with a controversial report on alleged special treatment in jail to VK Sasikala, has been served a notice by the state government asking her to explain why she reported the issue to the media