Prashant Bhushan

Doesn't mean I have accepted SC verdict, says lawyer Prashant Bhushan as he pays Re 1 fine

Lawyer-activist Prashant Bhushan on Monday (September 14) paid Re 1 fine which was imposed on him by the Supreme Court in August in a contempt case. Bhushan paid the amount in the Supreme Court registry.

Sep 14, 2020, 13:19 PM IST

DNA: DNA Test of cheapest ‘confession’ of ‘crime’

In this segment of DNA we will do the DNA Test of cheapest ‘confession’ of ‘crime’

Sep 01, 2020, 00:32 AM IST

My tweets were not intended to disrespect Supreme Court, will pay fine: Prashant Bhushan

The activist lawyer said that he has the greatest respect for the judiciary and the tweets were not intended to disrespect the apex court or the judiciary.

Aug 31, 2020, 18:29 PM IST

Pay Re 1 fine or remain in jail for 3 months: SC punishes Prashant Bhushan in contempt case

The Supreme Court on Monday (August 31) ordered lawyer-activist Prashant Bhushan to pay a fine of Rupee 1 by September 15 as punishment in contempt case. The top court ordered Bhushan to pay the fine by September 15 or he will be jailed for 3 months and debarred from practising for 3 years.

Aug 31, 2020, 12:47 PM IST

SC to pronounce quantum of sentence in Prashant Bhushan contempt case on August 31

The Supreme Court (SC) will on Monday (August 31) announce the quantum of sentence to be awarded to lawyer Prashant Bhushan, who has been convicted by the SC for contempt of court for posting two tweets against the top court.

Aug 31, 2020, 07:38 AM IST

SC adjourns hearing in 2009 Prashant Bhushan contempt case to September 10

Supreme Court (SC) on Tuesday (August 25) referred the 2009 contempt case against Prashant Bhushan to another bench observing that it is not only question of punishment but also faith in the SC that required detailed hearing. The SC bench said let the matter be listed on September 10 before an appropriate bench by the Chief Justice.

Aug 25, 2020, 13:14 PM IST

Advocate Prashant Bhushan refuses to apologise to SC in contempt case, says 'would be contempt of my conscience'

Advocate Prashant Bhushan on Monday (August 24) filed a supplementary reply in the suo motu contempt proceeding before Supreme Court for his tweets against former SC judges and mentioned in his reply that he believe that SC is the last bastion of hope for protection of fundamental rights.

Aug 24, 2020, 13:46 PM IST

Deshhit Headlines: Top 10 news stories of the day

This segment of Zee News's Deshhit brings top 10 news stories of the day.

Aug 21, 2020, 20:34 PM IST

Deshhit Headlines: Top 10 news stories of the day

This segment of Zee News's Deshhit brings top 10 news stories of the day.

Aug 20, 2020, 20:58 PM IST

Supreme Court rejects advocate Prashant Bhushan’s plea for hearing on quantum of sentence by another bench

In yet another setback for noted lawyer Prashant Bhushan, the Supreme Court on Thursday refused his submission to defer the hearing on his sentence till his review petition against conviction for criminal contempt is filed and decided.

Aug 20, 2020, 12:19 PM IST

Taal Thok Ke: Is freedom of speech above national pride?

In Taal Thok Ke, we bring to you a panel discussion on concurrent issues. Today's question of 'Taal Thok Ke' debate: Is freedom of speech above national pride?

Aug 14, 2020, 19:00 PM IST

Video: Supreme Court holds advocate Prashant Bhushan guilty of contempt for tweets against CJI SA Bobde, court

The Supreme Court held advocate Prashant Bhushan guilty of contempt of court for his alleged tweets on Chief Justice of India Sharad Arvind Bobde and his four predecessors. 

Aug 14, 2020, 12:42 PM IST

Prashant Bhushan Guilty Of Contempt For Tweets On Chief Justice- Judiciary

Supreme Court: Senior lawyer Prashant Bhushan has been held guilty of contempt for his two tweets on Chief Justice of India SA Bobde and the Supreme Court

Aug 14, 2020, 11:52 AM IST

Supreme Court holds advocate Prashant Bhushan guilty of contempt for tweets against CJI SA Bobde, court

The Supreme Court on Friday (August 14) held advocate Prashant Bhushan guilty of contempt of court for his alleged tweets on Chief Justice of India Sharad Arvind Bobde and his four predecessors. 

Aug 14, 2020, 11:40 AM IST

Supreme Court to pronounce verdict in Prashant Bhushan contempt case today

The top court on August 5 had reserved its verdict in the matter after Bhushan defended his two alleged contemptuous tweets saying they were against the judges regarding their conduct in their personal capacity and they did not obstruct administration of justice.

Aug 14, 2020, 09:38 AM IST

SC grants protection to Prashant Bhushan from arrest over 'opium' tweet on Ramayana re-telecast

While granting interim relief and protection to Bhushan, the apex court on Friday said, "anybody can watch anything on TV" and questioned as to how one can ask people not to watch a particular programme.

May 02, 2020, 09:21 AM IST

BJP to spend Rs 90,000 crore in Lok Sabha election, claims lawyer-activist Prashant Bhushan

Bhushan expressed disappointment over the fact that democracy and elections were becoming a hostage to money and stressed that money was the only factor in election these days. 

Mar 31, 2019, 07:53 AM IST

Prashant Bhushant admits in SC he made 'genuine mistake' in his tweets on fabricated documents

Advocate Prashant Bhushan Thursday admitted before the Supreme Court that he made a "genuine mistake" by tweeting that the government had perhaps submitted fabricated minutes of a meeting of the high-powered selection committee on appointment of M Nageswara Rao as an interim CBI director.

Mar 07, 2019, 14:41 PM IST

SC agrees to hear plea seeking review of its verdict in Rafale case

Centre's decision to buy 36 Rafale fighter jets from French company Dassault became a controversial political issue, with the main opposition party Congress levelling allegations of corruption.

Feb 21, 2019, 11:13 AM IST

Badhir News: Special show for hearing impaired, 6th February 2019

This is a special segment for hearing impaired which brings to you latest updates of the afternoon. Watch this video to know the latest news stories of the day.

Feb 06, 2019, 16:32 PM IST