perjury

Lodha panel report: BCCI president Anurag Thakur may land in jail if perjury charges proved, says Supreme Court

Lodha panel report: BCCI president Anurag Thakur may land in jail if perjury charges proved, says Supreme Court

The court also reserved order on replacing BCCI top brass with a panel of administrators

Dec 15, 2016, 16:07 PM IST
Republicans urge probe against Hillary Clinton for perjury

Republicans urge probe against Hillary Clinton for perjury

Republican Party members have formally asked the US Department of Justice to open a criminal investigation for perjury against the Democratic Party's presumptive nominee Hillary Clinton to determine if she lied to Congress.

Jul 12, 2016, 08:36 AM IST
Lalit Modi set to launch civil claim for fraud against Chris Cairns

Lalit Modi set to launch civil claim for fraud against Chris Cairns

Cairns was last week found not guilty of perjury at Southwark Crown Court.

Dec 03, 2015, 22:48 PM IST
Shashank Manohar requests N Srinivasan to withdraw perjury case against Anurag Thakur

Shashank Manohar requests N Srinivasan to withdraw perjury case against Anurag Thakur

BCCI President Shashank Manohar on Sunday requested N Srinivasan to consider withdrawing the PIL filed by him against Board Secretary Anurag Thakur on allegations of perjury.

Oct 04, 2015, 22:43 PM IST
US authorities drop prosecution of slugger Barry Bonds

US authorities drop prosecution of slugger Barry Bonds

The US Department of Justice formally dropped efforts to prosecute Major League Baseball`s disgraced home run king Barry Bonds on Tuesday.

Jul 22, 2015, 08:28 AM IST

UK PM Cameron's ex-media chief cleared of perjury over phone-hacking

Andy Coulson, British Prime Minister David Cameron`s one-time media chief, was acquitted by a Scottish court on Wednesday of committing perjury by lying about his knowledge of phone-hacking at a Rupert Murdoch-owned tabloid he once edited.

Jun 04, 2015, 00:16 AM IST
Salman Khan Hit-and-run case: Court to decide perjury application on May 6

Salman Khan Hit-and-run case: Court to decide perjury application on May 6

A Sessions Court conducting the 2002 hit-and-run trial involving Bollywood actor Salman Khan today said that before giving the judgement in the case on May 6, it would decide on the same day an application seeking action against police for perjury (giving false evidence).

Apr 23, 2015, 18:06 PM IST
Former New Zealand all-rounder Chris Cairns charged with perjury

Former New Zealand all-rounder Chris Cairns charged with perjury

Former New Zealand captain Chris Cairns was charged in a north London police station on Thursday with perverting the course of justice.

Sep 26, 2014, 09:55 AM IST
Brendon McCullum wants to hide Chris Cairns' perjury trial story

Brendon McCullum wants to hide Chris Cairns' perjury trial story

New Zealand cricket captain Brendon McCullum went to the High Court last night to stop the Sunday Star Times from printing a story on fellow teammate Chris Cairns' perjury case.

Sep 14, 2014, 21:25 PM IST
Chris Cairns to fight perjury claim over match-fixing allegations

Chris Cairns to fight perjury claim over match-fixing allegations

New Zealand cricketing great Chris Cairns said Friday that British police were set to charge him with perjury over match-fixing allegations and vowed to clear his name.

Sep 12, 2014, 10:42 AM IST

Perjury only when facts altogether irreconcilable: Delhi court

A Delhi court has acquitted a man of the charges of deposing falsely as a witness in judicial proceedings, saying that a person cannot be convicted for perjury if statements are reconcilable.

Sep 05, 2014, 15:17 PM IST

Indian-origin MLA in Canada accused of perjury

A criminal investigation has been sought against an Indian-origin MLA of Canada`s Alberta Province on charges of ethics violation and perjury.

May 18, 2013, 17:18 PM IST

Air India bomb maker asks Canadian court to overturn perjury

Inderjit Singh Reyat had already served ten years in prison after pleading guilty to manslaughter for his role as the bomb maker.

Oct 16, 2012, 13:23 PM IST

UK phone-hacking row: Brooks charged with perjury

Rebekah Brooks, a close aide of media baron Rupert Murdoch and former chief executive of News International, will face charges of perjury in connection with the phone-hacking scandal.

May 15, 2012, 15:12 PM IST

IAS officers summoned over perjury charges

Three city government officials,
including two belonging to IAS, have been summoned by a Delhi
court to answer the charges of committing perjury.

Jan 12, 2012, 16:14 PM IST

Perjury proceedings against two senior Punjab police officers

A criminal complaint for perjury has been filed against two senior Punjab Police officers charging them with furnishing false information during trial of a corruption case in which CM Parkash Singh Badal was acquitted.

Oct 27, 2010, 18:22 PM IST

Die Hard director goes to jail for perjury

John McTiernan, director of the Die Hard films, has been sentenced to one year in prison for perjury.

Oct 05, 2010, 16:49 PM IST

Court dismisses plea for Patkar`s prosecution for perjury

A Delhi court Wednesday dismissed an application seeking prosecution of social worker Medha Patkar for allegedly filing fake medical certificate to seek exemption from personal appearance in two criminal defamation cases.

Mar 31, 2010, 14:48 PM IST

Taiwan`s former first lady sentenced on perjury charges

A Taiwan court on Tuesday sentenced the
wife of ex-president Chen Shui-bian to a year in jail for
perjury, as it passed the first convictions in an
unprecedented case against the former first family.

Sep 01, 2009, 18:30 PM IST