Arun Jaitley Defamation Case

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BJP leader Arun Jaitley has withdrawn his defamation case against dissident AAP leader Kumar Vishwas after the latter apologized.

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.

Kejriwal's apology: AAP's Punjab unit is crisis; loses president, co-president

16 Mar 2018

Kejriwal's apology: AAP's Punjab unit is crisis; loses president, co-president

A day after AAP chief Arvind Kejriwal apologized to former Akali Dal minister Bikram Majithia for leveling "unfounded allegations," his party seems to be heading towards another internal strife.

Jaitley defamation: Ashutosh fined Rs. 10,000 for 'wasting court's time'

07 Jan 2018

Jaitley defamation: Ashutosh fined Rs. 10,000 for 'wasting court's time'

A Delhi court has fined AAP leader Ashutosh Rs. 10,000 for "trying to derail the proceedings" in a criminal defamation case filed against him.

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.

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.

Delhi: Metro ridership witnesses sharp decline in June after price-hike

29 Aug 2017

Delhi: Metro ridership witnesses sharp decline in June after price-hike

Following the fare hike in May, Delhi Metro witnessed a decline of nearly 1.5 lakh commuters a day in June.

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.

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.

Kirti Azad targets Congress, BCCI

30 Dec 2015

Kirti Azad targets Congress, BCCI

Kirti Azad claimed at a press conference that a SFIO probe report on the DDCA had recommended "prosecution" of Arun Jaitley for irregularities during his tenure as DDCA chief.

Kirti Azad seeks PM's intervention

25 Dec 2015

Kirti Azad seeks PM's intervention

Suspended BJP lawmaker Kirti Azad asked for the Prime Minister to intervene in the DDCA row and also sought "specific reasons" for the disciplinary action against him by the BJP.

Opposition lashes at BJP for suspending Azaad

24 Dec 2015

Opposition lashes at BJP for suspending Azaad

The BJP's action against Mr Azad saw rival political parties hit out with Azaad himself saying that he would like PM Modi to tell him what he did wrong.

Kirti Azad suspended by BJP over DDCA issue

23 Dec 2015

Kirti Azad suspended by BJP over DDCA issue

The BJP Parliamentary Board has suspended MP Kirti Azad for maligning Arun Jaitley by accusing him of financial misappropriation in the DDCA.