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New Delhi [India], September 19 (ANI): Vice President Venkaiah Naidu said on Saturday that disruption of proceedings clearly amount to contempt of the House, by the logic of which disruption cannot be claimed as a privilege by errant members. The statement from the Vice President came in
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New Delhi [India], September 18 (ANI): In a first by any Presiding Officer of the legislatures in the country and in the context of rising disruptions, Rajya Sabha Chairman M Venkaiah Naidu on Saturday unequivocally held that disruptions of proceedings amount to "contempt of the House" an
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New Delhi [India], September 8 (ANI): Supreme Court on Wednesday reserved its judgment as to whether the contempt proceedings should be initiated by it against Rajiv Dahiya, Managing Director of Rajasthan-based Non-Governmental Organisation, Suraz India Trust, for not complying with its orde
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New Delhi [India], September 6 (ANI): Expressing its strongest displeasure over the way the Centre had enacted the Tribunal Reforms Act by reducing the terms of members and Chairmen of Tribunals, the Supreme Court on Monday pulled up the Centre and said that the Central government has no res
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Amaravati (Andhra Pradesh) [India], September 2 (ANI): Andhra Pradesh High Court on Thursday sentenced five Indian Administrative Service (IAS) officers in the state to jail terms for contempt of court and also imposed penalties on them.
New Delhi [India], September 2 (ANI): Supreme Court on Thursday would hear a batch of petitions seeking to initiate contempt of court proceedings against the RBI Governor, Shaktikant Das, Chief Executive of Indian Banks Association (IBA) and others concerned for allegedly flouting the apex c
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New Delhi [India], August 15 (ANI): Solicitor General (SG) Tushar Mehta on Saturday refused to grant his consent to initiate contempt of court proceedings against former Supreme Court judge Justice Markandey Katju for his alleged remarks on the fugitive diamantaire Nirav Modi extradition
New Delhi [India], August 14 (ANI): Tamil Nadu MP Dr T Thirumavalavan on Saturday wrote to Attorney General of India KK Venugopal seeking his consent for initiation of criminal contempt proceedings against Home Secretary Ajay Bhalla, former Home Secretary Rajiv Gauba, and directors of NSO
New Delhi [India], August 12 (ANI): The Delhi High Court has issued a show cause notice to the sub-divisional magistrate of the SDM South West district, asking why contempt proceedings must not be initiated against him for sending notices at the residence of one of the petitioners with refer
New Delhi [India], August 12 (ANI): The Delhi High Court on Thursday sought a detailed report from the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) regarding the regulation and appointment of online health service aggregators.
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Hyderabad (Telangana) [India], August 6 (ANI): Telangana Congress leader Dr Sravan Dasoju on Thursday appreciated the Telangana High Court for issuing a notice to Chief Secretary of the state, Somesh Kumar, and said the notice is proof of the misdeeds of TRS-led government.
New Delhi [India], August 3 (ANI): Advocate Manohar Lal Sharma on Tuesday filed a contempt plea before the Supreme Court against the Prime Minister, Home Minister, and Ministry of Home Affairs challenging the appointment of Rakesh Asthana as the Police Commissioner of Delhi.