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Updated : 9 months ago IST
New Delhi [India], Aug 13 (ANI): The Supreme Court on Thursday stayed the Delhi High Court order of contempt of court proceedings against Environment, Forest & Climate Change Ministry, for allegedly failing to publish draft Environment Impact Assessment (EIA) notification in multiple reg
New Delhi [India], Aug 13 (ANI): Veteran senior journalist N Ram, former Minister Arun Shourie and lawyer, Prashant Bhushan, on Thursday withdrew their petition from the Supreme Court challenging the constitutional validity of certain Section of the Contempt of Courts Act.
Updated : 9 months, 1 week ago IST
New Delhi [India], Aug 10 (ANI): The Supreme Court on Monday refused to accept the regret submitted by lawyer Prashant Bhushan in connection with an 11-year-old contempt of court case against him and noted that the matter needs to be heard further.
New Delhi [India], Aug 6 (ANI): The Supreme Court on Thursday adjourned to August 20 hearing on a plea filed by fugitive businessman Vijay Mallya seeking a review of its May 2017 order holding him guilty of contempt for transferring USD 40 million to his children in violation of the court's
Updated : 9 months, 2 weeks ago IST
New Delhi [India], Aug 1 (ANI): A petition was filed in the Supreme Court on Saturday challenging the constitutional validity of Section 2(c)(i) of the Contempt of Courts Act, 1971 claiming it is unconstitutionally, incurably vague, and is manifestly arbitrary.
Updated : 10 months, 1 week ago IST
Ongole (Andhra Pradesh) [India], July 9 (ANI): BJP has said that Nimmagadda Ramesh should be allowed to function as state election commissioner (SEC) otherwise it would be the contempt of court.
Updated : 1 year ago IST
Lahore [Pakistan], May 1 (ANI): PML-N President Shahbaz Sharif has strongly condemned the arrest warrants for former premier Nawaz Sharif saying this act of National Accountability Bureau (NAB) is a contempt of law and a blatant violation of the court's orders.
Updated : 1 year, 5 months ago IST
Puducherry [India], Dec 2 (ANI): Hitting out at Puducherry Lieutenant Governor Kiran Bedi, Chief Minister V Narayanasamy on Sunday said that he would file a contempt of court plea against her as she is working on matters which are not authorised to her and threatening officials.
Islamabad [Pakistan], Nov 26 (ANI): The Islamabad High Court (IHC) on Tuesday reserved its verdict on the maintainability of a petition accusing Prime Minister Imran Khan of contempt of court for his recent remarks on the judiciary.
Islamabad [Pakistan], Nov 25 (ANI): The Islamabad High Court (IHC) on Monday accepted the apologies of Special Assistant to Prime Minister on Information Firdous Ashiq Awan and Minister for Aviation Ghulam Sarwar Khan, and withdrew its contempt of court notices against them.
Updated : 2 years, 1 month ago IST
New Delhi (India), Apr 10 (ANI): Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Wednesday said the Congress president Rahul Gandhi has committed the offence of contempt of court by attributing the words "Chowkidar Chor Hai" to the Supreme Court, which the apex court never said.
Updated : 2 years, 2 months ago IST
New Delhi, Feb 20 (ANI): The Supreme Court on Wednesday held Reliance Communication (RCom) chairman Anil Ambani and two directors guilty of contempt of court while hearing a contempt plea filed by Ericsson India against him over not clearing dues of Rs 550 crore.