Defamation Case: News
15 May 2023Mallikarjun Kharge
Defamation case: Court summons Mallikarjun Kharge over Bajrang Dal remarks
A Sangrur court in Punjab on Monday reportedly summoned Congress chief Mallikarjun Kharge in a Rs. 100 crore defamation case filed against him.
26 Mar 2023Nawazuddin Siddiqui
Actor Nawazuddin Siddiqui files defamation lawsuit, brother lashes out
There seems to be no end to Nawazuddin Siddiqui's troubles!
20 Dec 2022Johnny Depp
Johnny Depp, Amber Heard reach settlement; everything to know
The multi-million dollar defamation case filed by actor Johnny Depp against his ex-wife and actor Amber Heard has finally come to a settlement, announced Heard on social media. Heard has agreed to pay Depp $1M.
31 Aug 2022Aam Aadmi Party (AAP)
Delhi LG to sue AAP leaders over 'false' graft charges
Delhi's Lieutenant Governor (LG) VK Saxena, on Wednesday, threatened to sue the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) for defamation for corruption charges hurled at him.
09 Jul 2022Hollywood
#DefamationCase: Here's why Amber Heard wants court to declare mistrial
In another unsurprising turn of events, the high-profile defamation case between ex-spouses Amber Heard and Johnny Depp might just re-open.
29 Jun 2022Johnny Depp
Johnny Depp returning to 'Pirates of the Caribbean'? Representative clarifies
Rumors were rife that actor Johnny Depp would reprise his role as the beloved Jack Sparrow from Pirates of the Caribbean after securing a win against ex-wife Amber Heard in the defamation case.
25 Jun 2022Hollywood
Amber Heard v/s Johnny Depp isn't over: Heard challenging verdict
The Fairfax County, Virginia Court put the final seal on the Johnny Depp-Amber Heard defamation trial on Friday by giving out a written order.
23 Jun 2022Hollywood
Amber Heard scores multimillion-dollar deal for 'tell-all' against Johnny Depp?
Actor Amber Heard stirred the pot once again.
25 Mar 2022Kangana Ranaut
#DefamationCase: 'Celebrity, but accused,' Court denies Kangana Ranaut permanent exemption
In the ongoing defamation case filed against Bollywood actor Kangana Ranaut by veteran lyricist/screenwriter Javed Akhtar, the former had applied for permanent exemption from appearing in front of the court.
26 Oct 2021Delhi High Court
TV Today network sues Newslaundry for defamation seeking Rs. 2cr
The broadcaster TV Today Network has filed a Rs. 2 crore defamation suit against news portal Newslaundry in the Delhi High Court.
08 Jul 2021India
Delhi HC slams Saket Gokhale in Lakshmi Puri's defamation case
The Delhi High Court today slammed self-described activist Saket Gokhale for putting out allegedly defamatory tweets against former Indian envoy Lakshmi Puri.
09 Jun 2021Salman Khan
Feud continues: Salman Khan now demands contempt action against KRK
Things are surely getting heated up between the Khans, i.e., Salman and Kamaal R (KRK).
19 Feb 2021West Bengal
Bengal court summons Amit Shah in Abhishek Banerjee's defamation case
A special court for MPs and MLAs in West Bengal on Friday issued summons to Union Home Minister Amit Shah in connection with a criminal defamation case filed by Trinamool Congress (TMC) MP Abhishek Banerjee.
04 Nov 2020Kangana Ranaut
Javed Akhtar files defamation case against Kangana Ranaut
Poet and lyricist Javed Akhtar has filed a defamation case against actor Kangana Ranaut.
27 Oct 2020Bombay High Court
HC grants interim relief to Mahesh Bhatt in defamation case
The Bombay High Court on Monday granted interim relief to filmmaker Mahesh Bhatt and his brother Mukesh Bhatt in a defamation case filed by them against actor Luviena Lodh.
13 Nov 2019Shehbaz Sharif
Pakistan PM's ex-wife Reham Khan wins defamation case against news-channel
Journalist and Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan's former wife Reham Khan has won a defamation case against a Pakistani news channel in a UK High Court.
12 Oct 2019Bengaluru
Bengaluru police fined Rs. 1L for wrongly arresting Facebook-page admin
The Karnataka High Court on Friday imposed a fine of Rs. 1 lakh on Bengaluru police for registering FIRs against the administrator of a Facebook page.
09 Jun 2019Yogi Adityanath
Delhi journalist arrested for 'objectionable post' on UP CM Adityanath
Delhi-based freelance journalist Prashant Kanojia has been arrested on Saturday by the Uttar Pradesh Police for allegedly sharing an "objectionable post" online on UP CM Yogi Adityanath.
04 May 2019Sexual Harassment
MJ Akbar deposes in defamation suit against journalist Priya Ramani
Former Union minister MJ Akbar on Saturday recorded his statement in the defamation case he filed against journalist Priya Ramani.
10 Apr 2019Sexual Harassment
#MJAkbarCase: Defamation charge framed against journalist Priya Ramani
A Delhi court today framed defamation charge against journalist Priya Ramani in a case filed by ex-Union minister M J Akbar after she leveled allegations of sexual misconduct against him.
25 Feb 2019Sexual Harassment
Journalist Priya Ramani, sued by MJ Akbar, granted bail
On Monday, journalist Priya Ramani was granted bail by a Delhi court after she was summoned as an accused in a criminal defamation case filed by former Union minister MJ Akbar.
22 Jan 2019Sexual Harassment
MJ Akbar defamation: Court reserves order on summoning Priya Ramani
On Tuesday, a Delhi court reserved its verdict on whether to summon journalist Priya Ramani as an accused in a defamation case filed by former Union minister MJ Akbar, who the journalist had accused of sexual misconduct.
23 Oct 2018Bollywood
Rakhi Sawant on Tanushree Dutta's defamation case: 'She wants publicity'
The ongoing #MeToo movement has sparked a war of words between Tanushree Dutta and Rakhi Sawant.
23 Oct 2018Bangladesh
Bangladesh: Pro-opposition editor arrested for defamation after calling woman-journalist 'characterless'
The Bangladesh Police has arrested prominent pro-opposition newspaper editor and lawyer Moinul Hosein on a defamation charge, days after he faced massive criticism for calling a woman journalist "characterless" on a TV talk show.
16 Oct 2018Donald Trump
US judge tosses out Stormy Daniels' defamation suit against Trump
Donald Trump scored a legal victory yesterday against pornstar Stormy Daniels when a federal US judge rejected her defamation suit against him.
29 Aug 2018India
Mamata Banerjee's nephew files defamation suit against Amit Shah
Trinamool Youth Congress chief Abhishek Banerjee, the nephew of Mamata Banerjee, filed a defamation suit against Amit Shah today, alleging the BJP President has made slanderous statements against him at a public rally on August 11 in Kolkata.
12 Jun 2018Thane
Defamation Case: Rahul Gandhi to appear in Thane court today
Congress president Rahul Gandhi will appear before a court in the Thane district of Maharashtra today in connection with a defamation case filed against him by a Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) worker.
16 Mar 2018Aam Aadmi Party (AAP)
After Kejriwal apologizes for 'defaming' SAD leader, Bhagwant Mann resigns
AAP leader Bhagwant Mann has resigned from the party after Arvind Kejriwal apologized to Bikram Singh Majithia, a former Akali Dal leader of Punjab, in a defamation case.
28 Feb 2018Prakash Raj
Prakash Raj files defamation case against BJP MP Pratap Simha
Accusing Pratap Simha of making defamatory remarks against him, Prakash Raj has filed a case against the BJP MP.
28 Nov 2017Gujarat
Gujarat HC rejects Wire's plea against gag-order over Jay Shah
The Gujarat HC has dismissed The Wire's plea against a gag order by a lower court.
30 Oct 2017Cricket: News, Stats and more!
'Chris Gayle didn't misbehave with masseuse': Cricketer wins defamation case
The Sydney SC has ruled in favor of Chris Gayle in a defamation case against Fairfax Media, which in 2016 published articles claiming he had indecently exposed himself to a masseuse.
26 Oct 2017Cricket: News, Stats and more!
Cricketer Gayle sues Australian newspapers for $1 million over defamation
West-Indian star cricketer Chris Gayle has sued Fairfax Media for $1 million over defamation.
14 Oct 2017Amit Shah
Despite 80cr turnover, Jay lost 1.5cr: Amit Shah defends son
BJP President Amit Shah has come to son Jay's defence after The Wire had alleged that the firm, Temple Enterprises Pvt. Ltd., owned by Jay Shah had increased its revenue 16,000 times after PM Narendra Modi came to power.
18 Sep 2017India
Defamation case against Sonia, Rahul, Yechury for Lankesh murder comments
An RSS swayamsevak has filed a defamation case against Congress' Sonia Gandhi and Rahul Gandhi and CPI(M) General Secretary Sitaram Yechury for linking journalist Gauri Lankesh's murder to the RSS.