defamation

War of words between BJP, Congress over Amit Shah's son Jay Shah

War of words between BJP, Congress over Amit Shah's son Jay Shah

BJP chief Amit Shah's son Jay Shah on Sunday filed a Rs 100 crore defamation suit against a news website. 

Oct 09, 2017, 08:02 AM IST

Defamation plea against Arvind Kejriwal: Delhi High Court calls for case records

The Delhi High Court on Wednesday summoned the trial court records of a criminal defamation case filed against Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal and his deputy Manish Sisodia.

Sep 13, 2017, 20:24 PM IST
BJP leader, Arvind Kejriwal put an end to civil defamation case

BJP leader, Arvind Kejriwal put an end to civil defamation case

The former Congress MP had filed the civil defamation suit against Kejriwal alleging that the AAP leader had tarnished his image by branding him as "corrupt".

Aug 21, 2017, 20:13 PM IST

Defamation case: Court slaps Rs 10K fine on Medha Patkar, warns her

A Delhi court on Thursday imposed Rs 10,000 as costs on NBA activist Medha Patkar for her repeated failure to appear before it in defamation cases filed by her and KVIC Chairman V K Saxena against each other.

Aug 03, 2017, 15:33 PM IST
JD(U) pledges to drag Lalu to court for defaming Nitish

JD(U) pledges to drag Lalu to court for defaming Nitish

Bihar saw a major turn of events on Wednesday evening when Nitish Kumar resigned from his post, instead of Deputy Chief Minister Tejashwi Yadav, as was being speculated and expected.

Jul 27, 2017, 11:53 AM IST

Arun Jaitley files additional Rs 10 cr defamation suit against Kejriwal

Union finance minister Arun Jailey filed one more defamation case of Rs. 10 crore against Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal.

May 22, 2017, 13:14 PM IST
Arrest warrant issued against Arvind Kejriwal in PM Narendra Modi defamation case

Arrest warrant issued against Arvind Kejriwal in PM Narendra Modi defamation case

On December 15, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal had tweeted: “Modiji 12 pass hain. Uske baad ki degree farzi hai.”

Apr 11, 2017, 10:45 AM IST

Taiwan ex-leader Ma found not guilty in leaks case

A Taiwanese court today found former president Ma Ying-jeou not guilty in a political leaks case, one of a series of lawsuits brought against him since he stepped down last year.

Mar 28, 2017, 16:17 PM IST
SC declines to quash defamation case against Arvind Kejriwal

SC declines to quash defamation case against Arvind Kejriwal

Arun Jaitley filed a criminal defamation case against Arvind Kejriwal and five AAP leaders in the Patiala House Court, while the civil defamation case was filed in the Delhi High Court. 

Nov 22, 2016, 12:44 PM IST
Nusli Wadia serves defamation notice to Tata Sons, demands immediate withdrawal of allegations

Nusli Wadia serves defamation notice to Tata Sons, demands immediate withdrawal of allegations

Tata Sons sought the removal of Nusli Wadia from the board of independent directors on the grounds that he was backing the ousted chairman Cyrus Mistry.

Nov 21, 2016, 21:09 PM IST

Court grants bail to Rahul Gandhi in RSS defamation case

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Nov 16, 2016, 15:53 PM IST
BCCI secretary Ajay Shirke can be guilty of defamation: Lodha panel source

BCCI secretary Ajay Shirke can be guilty of defamation: Lodha panel source

 Shirke apparently circulated a letter which states that panel's secretary Gopal Shankarnarayan has allegedly made unsavoury remarks about the character of selectors.

Sep 21, 2016, 22:34 PM IST
Sedition, defamation charges cannot be invoked for criticism: SC

Sedition, defamation charges cannot be invoked for criticism: SC

Sedition or defamation cases cannot be slapped on anyone criticising the government, the Supreme Court on Monday said in a clear message.

Sep 05, 2016, 21:55 PM IST
Blow for Arvind Kejriwal; Delhi court asks him to appear before it over BJP MP Ramesh Bidhuri's complaint

Blow for Arvind Kejriwal; Delhi court asks him to appear before it over BJP MP Ramesh Bidhuri's complaint

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal was on Saturday directed by a city court to appear before it on September 17 when it will consider the issue of framing of notice against him on a criminal defamation complaint filed by BJP MP Ramesh Bidhuri.

Sep 04, 2016, 09:17 AM IST

Rahul Gandhi defamation case: Congress hits back at RSS, says why didn't Sangh file defamation case against others

Congress on Wednesday wondered as to why RSS has not filed defamation cases against people including scholars who like Rahul Gandhi have held that those associated with the Sangh were responsible for the assassination of Mahatma Gandhi.

Aug 24, 2016, 23:36 PM IST
Public figures must face criticism, don't misuse state machinery: SC to J Jayalalithaa

Public figures must face criticism, don't misuse state machinery: SC to J Jayalalithaa

Coming down hard on Tamil Nadu Chief Minster J Jayalalithaa, the Supreme Court on Wednesday said, you are a public figure and must face criticism.

Aug 24, 2016, 12:27 PM IST
Bill Cosby drops breach Of contract lawsuit against accuser

Bill Cosby drops breach Of contract lawsuit against accuser

Comedian Bill Cosby has dropped his breach of contract lawsuit against his sexual assault accuser Andrea Constand.

Jul 29, 2016, 12:44 PM IST