Opinion  /  Published 29.06.20

A case for truth to save media freedom

For some years now, the growing challenge to journalism has come from the increasing use of predictable laws. These are the Sections relating to sedition and criminal defamation in the Indian Penal Co...
By in

India  /  Published 10.10.19

Rahul Gandhi in court in libel case

Rahul Gandhi appeared in a Surat court on Thursday and pleaded “not guilty” to defamation charges, declaring his intent to face trial over his question at a public rally why “all the thieves hav...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

India  /  Published 11.06.19

March, Supreme Court plea against journalist arrest

Journalists and activists marched here on Monday protesting the arrest of a journalist, an editor and a TV channel head for telecasting and publicising the statement of a woman who claims to have sent...
By TT Bureau in New Delhi

India  /  Published 04.02.20

HC dismisses BJP leader's plea to order removal of defamatory content

The Delhi High Court on Tuesday dismissed the plea of a BJP leader, who is contesting the Delhi Legislative Assembly election on February 8, to direct a news daily and Internet giant Google to take do...
By PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 30.01.19

Vivek Doval records statement in defamation case

National Security Advisor Ajit Doval's son Vivek Doval on Wednesday completed recording his statement in his defamation plea against 'The Caravan' magazine for an alleged defamatory article and senior...
By PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 19.12.18

Defamation duel: HC relief for Smriti, not for Nirupam

Delhi High Court on Wednesday quashed the summons issued against Union minister Smriti Irani in a defamation complaint filed against her by Congress leader Sanjay Nirupam. The court, however, dismisse...
By PTI in New Delhi

North East  /  Published 13.06.19

Biplab Kumar Deb’s baiter in cop net

A social media user from Tripura, who had been booked for defamation, forgery and criminal conspiracy against chief minister Biplab Kumar Deb, has been arrested in Delhi.Tripura director-general of po...
By Tanmoy Chakraborty in Agartala

India  /  Published 04.06.19

BJP leader files defamation case against Kejriwal and Sisodia

BJP leader Vijender Gupta filed a defamation case on Tuesday against Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal and his deputy Manish Sisodia for 'maligning' his image by accusing him of being part of an al...
By PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 28.02.20

HC stays defamation case against Kejriwal

The Delhi High Court on Friday stayed proceedings in a defamation case against chief minister Arvind Kejriwal and other AAP leaders for their remarks over alleged deletion of voters' names from electo...
By PTI in New Delhi

North East  /  Published 26.04.19

Ali apologises to Ajmal

Independent candidate Sukur Ali apologised to All India United Democratic Front (AIUDF) chief Badruddin Ajmal on Friday for any possible offence caused by a speech he made during an election campaign ...
By Mukesh Kumar Singh in Dhubri


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