Articles about Defamation Case

Delhi HC slams Saket Gokhale in Lakshmi Puri's defamation case

08 Jul 2021

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.

Feud continues: Salman Khan now demands contempt action against KRK

09 Jun 2021

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).

Bengal court summons Amit Shah in Abhishek Banerjee's defamation case

19 Feb 2021

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.

Javed Akhtar files defamation case against Kangana Ranaut

04 Nov 2020

Javed Akhtar files defamation case against Kangana Ranaut

Poet and lyricist Javed Akhtar has filed a defamation case against actor Kangana Ranaut.

HC grants interim relief to Mahesh Bhatt in defamation case

27 Oct 2020

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.

Richa Chadda thrilled as Payal Ghosh tenders apology

14 Oct 2020

Richa Chadda thrilled as Payal Ghosh tenders apology

Bollywood actor Richa Chadda is ecstatic after Payal Ghosh, who made defamatory remarks against her, tendered an apology.

Pakistan PM's ex-wife Reham Khan wins defamation case against news-channel

13 Nov 2019

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.

Bengaluru police fined Rs. 1L for wrongly arresting Facebook-page admin

12 Oct 2019

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.

Delhi journalist arrested for 'objectionable post' on UP CM Adityanath

09 Jun 2019

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.

MJ Akbar deposes in defamation suit against journalist Priya Ramani

04 May 2019

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.

#MJAkbarCase: Defamation charge framed against journalist Priya Ramani

10 Apr 2019

#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.

Journalist Priya Ramani, sued by MJ Akbar, granted bail

25 Feb 2019

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.

MJ Akbar defamation: Court reserves order on summoning Priya Ramani

22 Jan 2019

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.

Rakhi Sawant on Tanushree Dutta's defamation case: 'She wants publicity'

23 Oct 2018

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.

Bangladesh: Pro-opposition editor arrested for defamation after calling woman-journalist 'characterless'

23 Oct 2018

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.

US judge tosses out Stormy Daniels' defamation suit against Trump

16 Oct 2018

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.

Mamata Banerjee's nephew files defamation suit against Amit Shah

29 Aug 2018

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.

Defamation Case: Rahul Gandhi to appear in Thane court today

12 Jun 2018

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.

After Kejriwal apologizes for 'defaming' SAD leader, Bhagwant Mann resigns

16 Mar 2018

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.

Prakash Raj files defamation case against BJP MP Pratap Simha

28 Feb 2018

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.

Gujarat HC rejects Wire's plea against gag-order over Jay Shah

28 Nov 2017

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.

'Chris Gayle didn't misbehave with masseuse': Cricketer wins defamation case

30 Oct 2017

'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.

Cricketer Gayle sues Australian newspapers for $1 million over defamation

26 Oct 2017

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.

Despite 80cr turnover, Jay lost 1.5cr: Amit Shah defends son

14 Oct 2017

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.

Defamation case against Sonia, Rahul, Yechury for Lankesh murder comments

18 Sep 2017

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.