Articles about Ram Jethmalani

SC pulls up Prashant Bhushan over "CJIs are corrupt" remark

04 Aug 2020

SC pulls up Prashant Bhushan over "CJIs are corrupt" remark

The Supreme Court on Tuesday pulled up noted lawyer Prashant Bhushan while hearing the concluding arguments in a 2009 contempt case, initiated against him by celebrated lawyer Harish Salve.

Ram Jethmalani: A look at his most famous cases

08 Sep 2019

Ram Jethmalani: A look at his most famous cases

Ram Jethmalani, widely regarded as the doyen of criminal law, passed away on Sunday at his Delhi residence. He was 95.

Witty, courageous, and bold: PM Modi mourns Ram Jethmalani's death

08 Sep 2019

Witty, courageous, and bold: PM Modi mourns Ram Jethmalani's death

Prominent Supreme Court lawyer and former Union Law Minister, Ram Jethmalani passed away today morning at his Delhi residence, after his health deteriorated, following a prolonged illness. He was 95.

Eminent lawyer Ram Jethmalani passes away. He was 95

08 Sep 2019

Eminent lawyer Ram Jethmalani passes away. He was 95

Celebrated lawyer and former Union Law Minister Ram Jethmalani passed away on Sunday morning at his Delhi residence. He was 95.

In Arun Jaitley, India has lost a legal luminary

25 Aug 2019

In Arun Jaitley, India has lost a legal luminary

Arun Jaitley, 66, donned many hats during his life. Starting off as a student leader and going on to handle key ministries like Finance and Defense in Prime Minister Narendra Modi's government, Jaitley's journey has been spectacular.

Five top lawyers in India you should know about

08 Jun 2019

Five top lawyers in India you should know about

Pursuing a career in the field of law has always been a popular choice in India.

Arun Jaitley withdraws defamation case against Kumar Vishwas after apology

28 May 2018

Arun Jaitley withdraws defamation case against Kumar Vishwas after apology

BJP leader Arun Jaitley has withdrawn his defamation case against dissident AAP leader Kumar Vishwas after the latter apologized.

SC: Bopaiah to remain pro-tem speaker, live-broadcast of floor test

19 May 2018

SC: Bopaiah to remain pro-tem speaker, live-broadcast of floor test

The Supreme Court has rejected the plea of Congress-JD(S) challenging the appointment of pro-tem speaker KG Bopaiah in the crucial floor test of Karnataka.

6 Supreme Court judgements that changed the course of India

18 May 2018

6 Supreme Court judgements that changed the course of India

In a decisive judgement, the Supreme Court today ordered that floor test should be conducted tomorrow in the Karnataka assembly wherein BJP, the single-largest party, has to prove its majority.

Now, Ram Jethmalani approaches SC against Karnataka's Governor decision

17 May 2018

Now, Ram Jethmalani approaches SC against Karnataka's Governor decision

Senior lawyer Ram Jethmalani, on Thursday, approached the Supreme Court, challenging Karnataka Governor Vajubhai's decision to invite BJP's Yeddyurappa to form the government.

Jaitley accepts Kejriwal's apology, withdraws defamation case

03 Apr 2018

Jaitley accepts Kejriwal's apology, withdraws defamation case

Delhi HC today closed the Rs. 10cr defamation case filed by Finance Minister Arun Jaitley against Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal.

DDCA defamation case: Now, Kejriwal and aides apologize to Jaitley

02 Apr 2018

DDCA defamation case: Now, Kejriwal and aides apologize to Jaitley

Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal, as part of his apology-spree, has now apologized to Finance Minister Arun Jaitley. This was pertaining to the DDCA defamation case.

Majithia, Gadkari, Sibal pardon Kejriwal; Will Jaitley be so forgiving?

21 Mar 2018

Majithia, Gadkari, Sibal pardon Kejriwal; Will Jaitley be so forgiving?

Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal is on an apology marathon. Allegedly, this is to put his party out of the financial mess caused due to multiple defamation cases slapped against him, thanks to his foolhardy statements.

Ram Jethmalani: Mamata-led third front should oust PM Modi

19 Mar 2018

Ram Jethmalani: Mamata-led third front should oust PM Modi

Celebrated lawyer Ram Jethmalani today called for the formation of a third front led by fire-brand WB CM Mamata Banerjee to oust PM Narendra Modi in the next LS 2019 elections.

Dawood wanted to return but Indian government rejected conditions: Lawyer

07 Mar 2018

Dawood wanted to return but Indian government rejected conditions: Lawyer

Wanted gangster Dawood Ibrahim is "keen to return to India," but the government didn't accept any of his conditions, said well-known criminal lawyer Shyam Keswani, who is representing Dawood's brother Iqbal Kaskar in court.

Soha Ali Khan to produce Ram Jethmalani's biopic starring Kunal

26 Dec 2017

Soha Ali Khan to produce Ram Jethmalani's biopic starring Kunal

The "moderately" famous scion of the Pataudi family, Soha Ali Khan is on an exploring spree, as the actor-writer now plans to foray into production.

AI-powered legal search-engine: Millions of cases just a click away!

01 Dec 2017

AI-powered legal search-engine: Millions of cases just a click away!

Artificial Intelligence is changing the world, and is being integrated into various fields like healthcare, medical diagnosis, industries, transportation, and education; so why not the field of law?

DDCA case: Arun Jaitley accuses Arvind Kejriwal of delaying tactics

26 Sep 2017

DDCA case: Arun Jaitley accuses Arvind Kejriwal of delaying tactics

FM Arun Jaitley accused Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal of delaying the Delhi HC's court proceedings by asking for the minutes of the meetings of Delhi and District Association (DDCA) between 1999 and 2014.

Celebrated lawyer Jethmalani retires after 70 years in service

10 Sep 2017

Celebrated lawyer Jethmalani retires after 70 years in service

The maverick lawyer who has astounded us with the cases he has taken up, Ram Jethmalani announced his decision to retire to the Bar Council of India. He will be stepping down on September 14.

Defamation case: Delhi HC fines Kejriwal Rs. 5,000 for delay

04 Sep 2017

Defamation case: Delhi HC fines Kejriwal Rs. 5,000 for delay

The Delhi HC has fined CM Arvind Kejriwal Rs. 5,000 for delay in filing a reply on defamation suits filed by Finance Minister Arun Jaitley.

Defamation case: HC notice to Kejriwal on 'false affidavit'

23 Aug 2017

Defamation case: HC notice to Kejriwal on 'false affidavit'

Delhi HC has asked Arvind Kejriwal to explain why he allegedly filed a false affidavit in a defamation case by Arun Jaitley.

Jethmalani resigns as Kejriwal's advocate, seeks Rs. 2 crore dues

26 Jul 2017

Jethmalani resigns as Kejriwal's advocate, seeks Rs. 2 crore dues

Ram Jethmalani finally called it quits as Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal's legal counsel in the civil and criminal defamation cases filed by Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley against him.

Delhi: Tomatoes being sold at Rs. 100/kg, country facing shortage

25 Jul 2017

Delhi: Tomatoes being sold at Rs. 100/kg, country facing shortage

With the onset of monsoon, Delhi has been witnessing a huge tomato shortage leading to hike in their prices.

Jaitley files defamation suit for Rs. 10 crore against Kejriwal

22 May 2017

Jaitley files defamation suit for Rs. 10 crore against Kejriwal

Reports indicate that Finance Minister Arun Jaitley has filed a second defamation suit against Arvind Kejriwal for an additional Rs. 10 crore.

DDCA defamation case- Jethmalani calls Jaitley "crook" during cross-examination

17 May 2017

DDCA defamation case- Jethmalani calls Jaitley "crook" during cross-examination

The Delhi High Court witnessed heated exchanges between Finance Minister Arun Jaitley and Ram Jethmalani in the DDCA defamation case against Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal and five AAP leaders.

Arvind Kejriwal: Can tell you 10 ways to rig EVMs

15 Apr 2017

Arvind Kejriwal: Can tell you 10 ways to rig EVMs

AAP Chief & Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal claimed he, being an IIT engineer, can share ten ways to tamper with Electronic Voting Machines (EVMs).

Kejriwal breaks silence on his Rs. 3.4 crore legal bill

05 Apr 2017

Kejriwal breaks silence on his Rs. 3.4 crore legal bill

Breaking his silence on the controversy surrounding the payment of Ram Jethmalani's fees from the public exchequer, Arvind Kejriwal questioned why he's expected to clear the dues himself.

Kejriwal's lawyer's fees: Should the public settle CM's legal bills?

04 Apr 2017

Kejriwal's lawyer's fees: Should the public settle CM's legal bills?

Documents accessed by Times Now reveal that Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal would be charged Rs. 3.42 crore by Ram Jethmalani, senior SC counsel and one of India's most expensive lawyers for representing him in the defamation suit filed by Union minister Arun Jaitley.

Kejriwal becomes First Delhi CM to be tried for defamation

26 Mar 2017

Kejriwal becomes First Delhi CM to be tried for defamation

Following a Delhi court's notice to stand trial in the suit filed by Arun Jaitley, Arvind Kejriwal would become the first Delhi CM to stand trial in a defamation suit.

Indians named by HSBC, Leichstenstein banks investigated: Jaitley

22 Mar 2017

Indians named by HSBC, Leichstenstein banks investigated: Jaitley

During the Question Hour in Rajya Sabha, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley revealed that investigations against Indians named by HSBC and Leichstenstein banks have been completed by the government.

HSBC accused of aiding tax evasion

28 Feb 2017

HSBC accused of aiding tax evasion

Global banking giant HSBC is being probed by tax authorities in India, among other countries, for allegedly abetting tax evasion of four Indians and their families.