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Arun Dev is an Assistant Editor with the Karnataka bureau of Hindustan Times. A journalist for over 10 years, he has written extensively on crime and politics.

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Karnataka govt seeks cancellation of MP Prajwal Revanna’s diplomatic passport

Karnataka home minister urges Centre to cancel Hassan MP Prajwal Revanna's diplomatic passport in a high-profile scandal; SIT seeks MEA's action.

Prajwal Revanna (PTI)(HT_PRINT)
Updated on May 23, 2024 10:06 AM IST
By, Bengaluru

HD Revanna out of jail in woman kidnapping case

Revanna proceeded to his father and former Prime Minister HD Deve Gowda’s residence in Padmanabhanagar, where he was arrested on the evening of May 4

Janata Dal (Secular) MLA HD Revanna after he was released from jail in Bengaluru, on Tuesday. Revanna was granted bail by a local court in a kidnapping case on Monday. (PTI)
Updated on May 15, 2024 07:52 AM IST
By, Bengaluru

2 sent to 14-day judicial custody for circulating explicit videos

Two men sent to judicial custody for sharing videos in Prajwal Revanna harassment case. BJP leader also arrested. SIT investigates.

Five people have been accused in the case. Among them, Deveraje Gowda, who was arrested on May 10, was sent to custody of sit probing the case (File photo)
Updated on May 14, 2024 07:41 AM IST
By, Bengaluru

HD Revanna granted bail in woman abduction case

The bail, secured on a surety of ₹5 lakh, comes with certain conditions, according to which Revanna is prohibited from entering KR Nagar.

The 66-year-old Holenarasipur legislator is likely to be released from the Parappana Agrahara central jail, where he is currently incarcerated (PTI)
Updated on May 14, 2024 07:40 AM IST
By, Bengaluru

Third rape case against JD(S) MP Prajwal Revanna after fresh complaint

Third rape case has been registered against JD(S) MP Prajwal Revanna on the basis of a complaint filed by a woman who worked as a maid for the Revanna family

Revanna was suspended from the Janata Dal (Secular) after a huge cache of explicit videos allegedly showing him sexually abusing several women became public. (PTI)
Updated on May 11, 2024 07:40 AM IST

Woman was abducted to prevent testimony against Prajwal Revanna: SIT

Revanna’s counsel CV Nagesh sought bail for his client and challenged the legality of the MLA’s arrest, claiming the abduction case lacked substantial evidence

The controversy revolves around JD (S) leader Prajwal Revanna, who is accused of recording sexually explicit videos (PTI)
Updated on May 10, 2024 05:59 AM IST
By, Bengaluru

Kidnapping case: HD Revanna remanded to judicial custody till May 14

JD(S) MLA HD Revanna remanded to judicial custody till May 14 in kidnapping case linked to sexual abuse allegations against his son. Bail plea hearing postponed.

Kidnapping case: HD Revanna remanded to judicial custody till May 14
Updated on May 09, 2024 09:36 AM IST
By, Bengaluru

Bengaluru police summon BJP chief Nadda, IT head Malviya over contentious video

The Election Commission had directed X to take down the contentious video on Tuesday, less than two hours before polling ended in Karnataka

BJP chief JP Nadda (left) and the party’s IT cell head Amit Malviya (right). (File Photos)
Updated on May 08, 2024 06:04 PM IST

HD Revanna’s bail plea to be heard today

On Monday, the International Criminal Police Organization (Interpol) responded to a Blue Notice issued by the state’s SIT against JD(S) MP Prajwal Revanna

JD(S) leader H D Kumaraswamy addresses a press conference regarding the ongoing alleged pendrive issue of Hassan MP Prajwal Revanna, at the JD(S) party office in Bengaluru on Tuesday. (ANI)
Updated on May 08, 2024 08:42 AM IST
By, , Bengaluru

Prajwal Revanna unlikely to appear on polling day: BJP

Prajwal, who has been booked in two cases of sexual assault, possibly flew abroad on April 27, a day after Phase 2 of Lok Sabha polls on a diplomatic passport

Prajwal Revanna possibly flew abroad on April 27, a day after the second phase of Lok Sabha polls on a diplomatic passport. (PTI)
Updated on May 07, 2024 03:38 AM IST
By, Bengaluru

Has Prajwal case exposed rift in JD(S)?

Former Karnataka CM HD Kumaraswamy's response to sexual harassment accusations against JD(S) MP Prajwal Revanna reveals power struggles within the party.

Initially calling for a thorough investigation into his nephew’s actions, Kumaraswamy later distanced himself from the Revanna family (ANI)
Updated on May 11, 2024 07:37 AM IST
By, Bengaluru

Revanna sent to police custody; ‘Blue Notice’ against MP Prajwal

The Holenarasipur MLA, who was arrested by SIT on Saturday, was produced before a Bengaluru court, which remanded him to police custody till May 8.

Karnataka home minister Parameshwara on Sunday that a ‘Blue Notice’ has been issued against Prajwal (PTI)
Updated on May 06, 2024 02:19 AM IST
By, Bengaluru

Details of crimes raise heat against Revannas

Revanna, who is ostensibly in Germany, was booked for rape after a second complaint came from a 44-year-old political worker of JD(S) on Thursday.

JDS MP Prajwal Revanna. (PTI)
Updated on May 04, 2024 07:28 AM IST
By, Bengaluru

Woman seen sexually assaulted by Prajwal Revanna on video kidnapped, alleges FIR

The missing woman’s son filed a complaint on Thursday night, stating that his mother was coerced and taken away by an individual known to the Revanna family

People take part in a torch light protest against Prajwal Revanna, in Bengaluru. (PTI photo)
Updated on May 04, 2024 07:18 AM IST

SIT books Prajwal for rape; fresh FIR against his father alleges kidnapping

SIT books JD(S) MP Prajwal Revanna for rape after fresh complaint; also files FIR against his father HD Revanna for kidnap. Lookout circular issued for MP.

People take part in a torch light protest against Prajwal Revanna, in Bengaluru, on Thursday. (PTI)
Updated on May 03, 2024 08:37 AM IST
By, Bengaluru

Sexual abuse case: Revanna seeks one week to join SIT probe in Bengaluru

Last week, in the run-up to the elections in Hassan, a JD(S) bastion, videos emerged that showed purported sexual acts by the 33-year-old parliamentarian, sparking allegations of abuse and assault

Prajwal Revanna has been suspended from the JD(S) amid allegations over sexual abuse (PTI Photo)
Published on May 01, 2024 08:50 PM IST

Karnataka SIT summons Prajwal Revanna, father over sexual harassment case

The SIT is currently probing the FIR filed by the woman and the thousands of videos that have been leaked.

Mahila Congress members with party MLA and other leaders during a protest against JD(S) MP Prajwal Revanna on his alleged involvement in sexual abuse, in Hubballi, on Tuesday. (PTI)
Updated on May 01, 2024 05:18 AM IST
By, Bengaluru

Prajwal Revanna’s ex-driver says gave videos of abuse to BJP leader

The former driver of Hassan MP Prajwal Revanna said on Tuesday that he gave a pen drive filled with videos showing purported sexual acts by the Janata Dal (Secular) leader with multiple women, which have sparked allegations of mass sexual abuse, to a local Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader and not the Congress.

Hassan MP Prajwal Revanna. (PTI)
Updated on May 01, 2024 04:50 AM IST
By, Bengaluru

Prajwal Revanna's ex-driver says he gave sex tapes to BJP, not Congress

Karthik, a former driver of the Revanna family said he approached Devaraje Gowda with the videos to seek justice for the women abused by Prajwal Revanna

Janata Dal (Secular) leader Prajwal Revanna.(File)
Updated on Apr 30, 2024 02:26 PM IST

JD (S) suspends MP Prajwal Revanna over sexual abuse charges, welcomes SIT probe

Following the JD(S) core committee meeting, the chairman of the committee said a recommendation has been made to national president HD Deve Gowda to suspend Prajwal

Senior party leader HD Kumaraswamy said if the allegations are found to be true, he will be removed from the party permanently. (Prajwal Revanna | Facebook)
Published on Apr 30, 2024 12:58 PM IST

Priyanka attacks Modi, Shah over their silence on Prajwal Revanna issue

Priyanka questioned the Central government’s stance on allowing Revanna to depart the country amid allegations of sexual harassment of women

Congress general secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra addressing during a public meeting ahead of the Lok Sabha polls, at Sedam in Gulbarga, Karnataka on Monday. (ANI)
Updated on Apr 30, 2024 08:27 AM IST
By, Bengaluru

Karnataka: Political slugfest over sexual assault case against Prajwal Revanna

Karnataka government ordered the formation of a special investigation team (SIT) to probe a series of obscene videos involving Prajwal Revanna.

Congress on Monday took to the streets in Hubballi, Hassan and Bengaluru demanding the immediate arrest of Hassan MP Prajwal Revanna. (ANI)
Updated on Apr 30, 2024 08:25 AM IST
By, Bengaluru

Revanna ‘sexual abuse’ rocks NDA Karnataka push

Political firestorm over sexual harassment allegations against Prajwal and HD Revanna, JD(S) leaders, leads to calls for their expulsion amid controversy.

Congress workers stage a protest demanding the arrest of JD(S) MP Prajwal Revanna in Bengaluru on Sunday. (ANI)
Updated on Apr 30, 2024 08:23 AM IST
By, Bengaluru

JD(S) lawmaker seeks Prajwal Revanna’s expulsion over sexual harassment charges

Sharan Gouda Kandkur, the JD(S) legislator, wrote to the party’s national president and Prajwal’s Revanna grandfather, HD Deve Gowda, demanding action

Congress supporters protesting against JD(S) leaders. (ANI)
Published on Apr 29, 2024 01:02 PM IST

JD(S) MP, father booked in sexual harassment case

The complaint came when the state government ordered the formation of a SIT to probe a series of obscene videos circulating in Hassan district of Karnataka

hrough his election agent, Prajwal Revanna has lodged a complaint with the authorities that the videos are “doctored” (HT)
Updated on Apr 29, 2024 08:37 AM IST
By, Bengaluru

Political tensions rise in Hassan constituency ahead of polling

Poornachandra Tejaswi MG, election agent of the JD(S) and BJP, has accused a person named Naveen Gowda and others of circulating the alleged videos meant to tarnish Revanna’s image.

MP Prajwal Revanna at a meeting of JD(S)-BJP workers in Arakalagud, Hassan district, ahead of LS polls (PrajwalRevanna/ X)
Updated on Apr 26, 2024 08:28 AM IST
By, Bengaluru

All 4 LS seats in B’luru among 14 in state to go to polls today

14 Lok Sabha constituencies gear up for a crucial showdown as approximately 2.88 crore electors will exercise their democratic right and elect MP

Polling officials leave for election duty on the eve of the second phase of Lok Sabha polls, in Chikkamagaluru, on Thursday. (PTI)
Updated on Apr 26, 2024 08:22 AM IST
By, Bengaluru

‘No special privileges for royal families, law same for everyone’: Mysuru king

Mysuru king Yaduveer Krishnadatta Chamaraja Wadiyar is set to make his debut in electoral politics as the BJP has fielded him from the Mysore LS segment.

HT interview: No special privileges for royal families, law same for everyone, says Mysuru king
Updated on Apr 25, 2024 07:48 AM IST

Drought, water challenges loom over Mandya’s politics

Mandya, like much of the region, is grappling with a severe water crisis, leading to a drastic reduction in agricultural output.

Mandya, like much of the region, is grappling with a severe water crisis, leading to a drastic reduction in agricultural output. (AP)
Updated on Apr 24, 2024 07:47 AM IST
By, Bengaluru

‘JD(S)-BJP alliance not just on ideological basis’: HD Kumaraswamy

Our decision to align with the NDA wasn’t merely survival-driven, it was a strategic move based on a long-term vision, says former chief minister HD Kumaraswamy

The Janata Dal (Secular) has partnered with the BJP for the Lok Sabha elections in Karnataka. (PTI)
Updated on Apr 24, 2024 07:50 AM IST
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