Maharashtra court exempts Rahul Gandhi from appearance in defamation case

A magisterial court in Bhiwandi in Maharashtra's Thane district on Tuesday granted exemption to Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi from personal appearance in a case in which he has been accused of making defamatory references to RSS while campaigning during Lok Sabha polls.

Defamation case: Shimla CJM takes cognisance against Dhumals

The Chief Judicial Magistrate (CJM) of Shimla has taken cognisance against former Chief Minister Prem Kumar Dhumal and his sons Anurag Thakur and Arun Dhumal in a defamation case filed against them by Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh.

Priyanka Gandhi Vadra denies Rahul adopting her son, sues media outlets
Priyanka Gandhi Vadra denies Rahul adopting her son, sues media outlets

Priyanka Gandhi Vadra has served legal notices against a weekly newspaper and some other media organisations which had published that she and her husband were giving their son up for adoption to her brother Rahul Gandhi.

Kejriwal loses right to defend defamation suit of AS Bhadana

 The Delhi High Court today closed the right to file response of former Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal in the defamation case by former Congress lawmaker Avtar Singh Bhadana seeking Rs one crore in damages from the Aam Aadmi Party leader.

Defamation case: Tamil Nadu court issues summons to Subramanian Swamy

A Tamil Nadu court on Wednesday issued summons to BJP leader Subramanian Swamy asking him to appear before it in connection with a defamation case filed by state's Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa against him.

Sheila Dikshit fined by court for not appearing in defamation case

In what could spell fresh trouble for former Delhi chief minister Sheila Dikshit, a court has imposed a fine of Rs 3 lakh on her for failing to appear for a hearing in defamation case filed against Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Vijender Gupta, as per reports on Saturday.

Madras HC makes stay order absolute on defamation proceedings against Swamy

The Madras High Court has made absolute an order of stay against defamation proceedings initiated by a Chennai-based consultancy firm against BJP leader Subramanian Swamy in a Singapore court.

Hooda asks INLD to apologise, threatens to file defamation case

Bhupinder Singh Hooda sought a public apology from INLD for levelling "false" allegations against him in its `chargesheet` and said he will file a defamation suit against the main opposition party if it fails to apologise.

Criminal defamation case: BJP`s Naqvi gets bail

BJP Vice President Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi was Wednesday granted bail by a Delhi court in connection with a criminal defamation complaint filed against him by former JD(U) leader Sabir Ali.

Arvind Kejriwal charged in defamation case against Nitin Gadkari

A court Friday framed charges against AAP leader Arvind Kejriwal in a defamation case filed against him by BJP leader Nitin Gadkari.

Arvind Kejriwal to face trial in Nitin Gadkari defamation case

A trial court here on Friday ordered the framing of charges against Aam Admi party (AAP) chief Arvind Kejriwal in connection with the defamation case filed against against him by BJP leader Nitin Gadkari.

HC stays proceedings against Sunita Narain in defamation case

Suspending an order of a trial court at Vapi in a defamation case against environmental activist Sunita Narain, the Gujarat High Court gave relief to her on Friday and stayed proceedings against her as well as four of her colleagues.

Delhi HC declines to entertain plea seeking ban on Kejriwal`s letter

Delhi High Court on Wednesday declined to entertain a plea seeking a ban on publication and circulation of Arvind Kejriwal`s letter questioning orders sending him to judicial custody.

Arvind Kejriwal spends sleepless night in Tihar Jail

Former Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal spent a sleepless Wednesday night in the Tihar Jail, struggling with mosquitoes` buzz and bite and warm air in the cell, said Tihar sources.

AAP supporters hold protest march in Gurgaon

Aam Aadmi Party supporters on Thursday held a protest march in Gurgoan in solidarity with its jailed leader Arvind Kejriwal.

AAP workers overdid protest outside Tihar jail: BJP MP

A day after Arvind Kejriwal was sent to jail, BJP`s newly-elected South Delhi MP Ramesh Bidhuri said that AAP supporters had "overdone" their protest against the move outside Tihar jail.

AAP workers clash with cops outside Tihar jail

The situation outside Tihar jail, where AAP convener Arvind Kejriwal was sent on Wednesday, turned chaotic after his party workers clashed with police in the evening.

Himachal Pradesh HC orders retrial of defamation case against Virbhadra

Himachal Pradesh High Court on Friday ordered retrial of a defamation case against Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh by trial court of Judicial Magistrate, Una.

Order on Feb 28 on Gadkari`s defamation plea against Kejriwal

A Delhi court on Saturday reserved its order for February 28 on the plea filed by BJP leader Nitin Gadkari seeking that former Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal be summoned as an accused in a defamation complaint.

Congress MP files defamation plea against Arvind Kejriwal in HC

A Congress MP has filed a defamation case in Delhi High Court accusing Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal of tarnishing his reputation by branding him as corrupt and sought Rs one crore in damages.