Prashant Bhushan

Prashant Bhushan files complaint against CJI, requests senior judges to hold enquiry

Prashant Bhushan files complaint against CJI, requests senior judges to hold enquiry

Supreme Court lawyer Prashant Bhushan on Tuesday said he had filed a complaint against CJI in the medical college scam case.

Jan 17, 2018, 00:59 AM IST
No more Arvind Kejriwals from my movement, assures Anna Hazare

No more Arvind Kejriwals from my movement, assures Anna Hazare

Anyone who wants to join will now have to give an undertaking against joining active politics, he said.

Jan 16, 2018, 07:56 AM IST
Kumar Vishwas talks of return of Prashant Bhushan, Yogendra Yadav to AAP

Kumar Vishwas talks of return of Prashant Bhushan, Yogendra Yadav to AAP

AAP leader Kumar Vishwas on Sunday said the party was holding dialogue with those who left the outfit, including Prashant Bhushan and Yogendra Yadav, to facilitate their return to the party fold.

Dec 03, 2017, 23:29 PM IST
Centre throttling MNREGA by not allocating sufficient funds: Prashant Bhushan

Centre throttling MNREGA by not allocating sufficient funds: Prashant Bhushan

The study report, shared with the media in a press conference on Friday, contradicted the Centre's claims that 85 per cent of MNREGA wages were paid in time, saying the figure stood at 32 per cent.

Dec 01, 2017, 20:59 PM IST
Supreme Court dismisses petition challenging appointment of Rakesh Asthana as special director of CBI

Supreme Court dismisses petition challenging appointment of Rakesh Asthana as special director of CBI

Petitioner Prashant Bhushan had earlier dubbed Asthana's new posting as 'illegal.'

Nov 28, 2017, 10:51 AM IST
SC to decide on plea challenging appointment of Rakesh Asthana as Special Director of CBI

SC to decide on plea challenging appointment of Rakesh Asthana as Special Director of CBI

Gujarat cadre IPS officer Rakesh Asthana as Special Director of the CBI has been challenged by senior advocate Prashant Bhushan.

Nov 28, 2017, 07:31 AM IST
SC reserves order on plea for SIT probe in alleged bribery case  in the name of judges

SC reserves order on plea for SIT probe in alleged bribery case in the name of judges

On November 14, the apex court had dismissed a plea seeking an SIT probe into an alleged case of bribery in the name of judges, saying it was "wholly scandalous".

Nov 27, 2017, 21:07 PM IST
SC rejects plea for SIT probe into alleged judges bribery case

SC rejects plea for SIT probe into alleged judges bribery case

SC on Tuesday dismissed a plea seeking a SIT probe into an alleged case of bribery in the name of judges.

Nov 14, 2017, 20:46 PM IST
When Prashant Bhushan took on CJI, stormed out of Supreme Court

When Prashant Bhushan took on CJI, stormed out of Supreme Court

The Supreme Court on Friday witnessed an unpleasant scene.

Nov 12, 2017, 10:33 AM IST
Only CJI is 'Master of Rolls', says SC bench, axes order by Justice Chelameswar bench

Only CJI is 'Master of Rolls', says SC bench, axes order by Justice Chelameswar bench

In an unusual action, the Supreme Court on Friday axed an order passed by a bench headed by Justice J Chelameswar to set up a constitution bench to hear a plea for a SIT probe into graft allegation involving a retired Orissa High Court judge, amidst high drama involving noted lawyer Prashant Bhushan, Chief Justice Dipak Misra and fellow lawyers.

Nov 10, 2017, 23:40 PM IST
Modi govt hell bent on destroying independence of CBI: Prashant Bhushan on Rakesh Asthana's appointment

Modi govt hell bent on destroying independence of CBI: Prashant Bhushan on Rakesh Asthana's appointment

Reacting to the elevation of Rakesh Asthana as Special Director CBI, Bhushan said that the appointment is totally illegal.

Oct 23, 2017, 11:49 AM IST

Fresh case against Prashant Bhushan for his tweet on Lord Krishna

Lawyer-politician Prashant Bhushan has been booked here for hurting religious sentiments over his "offensive" remarks against Lord Krishna.

Apr 06, 2017, 13:05 PM IST
Fresh case against Bhushan for his tweet on Lord Krishna

Fresh case against Bhushan for his tweet on Lord Krishna

It is alleged that religious sentiments of many people were hurt by the Swaraj Abhiyan founder's remarks against Lord Krishna.

Apr 06, 2017, 13:04 PM IST
Finally, Prashant Bhushan apologises for his tweet on anti-Romeo squads and Lord Krishna; deletes it

Finally, Prashant Bhushan apologises for his tweet on anti-Romeo squads and Lord Krishna; deletes it

Two days after Prashant Bhushan called Lord Krishna a 'legendary eve teaser', the lawyer on Tuesday apologised for it after controversy erupted over it.

Apr 04, 2017, 09:58 AM IST

Complaint filed against Prashant Bhushan for 'offensive' tweet on Lord Krishna

A Vishwa Hindu Parishad activist has lodged a police complaint in Rajasthan's Chittorgarh district against lawyer-politician Prashant Bhushan over his remarks on Lord Krishna while criticising the "anti-Romeo" drive in Uttar Pradesh.

Apr 03, 2017, 15:58 PM IST

MCD polls: HC refuses common symbol to Swaraj India

The Delhi High Court today rejected Yogendra Yadav-led Swaraj India's plea for allotting a common symbol to its candidates in the upcoming municipal elections.

Apr 03, 2017, 12:36 PM IST
Delhi BJP leader Tajinder Bagga files complaint against Prashant Bhushan for 'derogatory' tweet against Lord Krishna

Delhi BJP leader Tajinder Bagga files complaint against Prashant Bhushan for 'derogatory' tweet against Lord Krishna

Delhi Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) spokesperson Tajinder Bagga on Sunday filed a complaint against senior lawyer and former Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) leader Prashant Bhushan for his 'derogatory' tweet against Lord Krishna.

Apr 02, 2017, 15:42 PM IST
Prashant Bhushan jumps into anti-Romeo squad row, insults Lord Krishna, says he was 'legendary eve teaser'

Prashant Bhushan jumps into anti-Romeo squad row, insults Lord Krishna, says he was 'legendary eve teaser'

In a shocking statement, lawyer Prashant Bhushan has insulted Lord Krishna by calling him 'eve teaser'.

Apr 02, 2017, 12:12 PM IST
Arvind Kejriwal's criticism of PM Narendra Modi is like a school child abusing his principal: AAP MLA Colonel Devendra Sehrawat

Arvind Kejriwal's criticism of PM Narendra Modi is like a school child abusing his principal: AAP MLA Colonel Devendra Sehrawat

Trouble seems to be brewing for Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal as many Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) MLAs are allegedly planning to desert the party and join other political outfits.

Mar 31, 2017, 15:05 PM IST

Delhi HC dismisses Swaraj India's plea of allotting common symbol

Swaraj India is a party led by Yogendra Yadav and Prashant Bhushan.

Mar 29, 2017, 11:16 AM IST