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SC adjourns hearing of plea against Asthana's appointment as CBI special director to November 24

Senior advocate Prashant Bhushan had earlier dubbed Asthana's new posting as 'illegal' and further said that his name figures in diary of Sterling Biotech.

published on : 17th November 2017

Will Supreme Court look within, examine attempts to influence its judges? Call to be taken today

The Supreme Court will decide on Tuesday whether a petition seeking a judicial probe into allegations that attempts were made to bribe apex court judges can be entertained.

published on : 14th November 2017

Supreme Court pulls up Bhushan senior and junior for comparing courts

The Supreme Court will decide on Tuesday whether a petition seeking a judicial probe into allegations that attempts were made to bribe apex court judges can be entertained.

published on : 14th November 2017

Judges bribery case: Supreme Court bench reserves order

During the hearing, the bench questioned advocate Prashant Bhushan, appearing for petitioner Kamini Jaiswal, whether the filing of two identically-worded petitions was not a matter of propriety.

published on : 13th November 2017

Judges bribery case: Amid tussle, CJI Dipak Misra says all cases to be listed before him

Chief Justice Dipak Misra has now constituted a three-judge Bench to hear the graft case involving allegations of bribery against members of the higher judiciary.

published on : 11th November 2017

'Black day' in Supreme Court history: Lawyer Prashant Bhushan explains court ordeal

Bhushan, earlier in the day, tweeted that CJI Dipak Misra presided over a "hand-picked bench to override yesterday's order" by another top court bench.

published on : 11th November 2017

Tussle in judiciary: SC reverses order, says CJI is master of the roster, Prashant Bhushan walks out of hearing

The showdown was over the issue of supremacy of constituting a bench in which the authority of Chief Justice Dipak Misra was allegedly undermined by a bench of Justices J Chelameswar and S Abdul.

published on : 10th November 2017

AAP national council meet: lull before the storm?

AAP's National Council meet wasn't the slugfest between Kumar Vishwas and the leadership that many in the party thought it would be.

published on : 2nd November 2017

Adani group, Reliance ADAG, Essar accused of cheating in Rs 290 billion scam

A PIL petition has been filed in the Delhi High Court against the multinational firms demanding a probe into allegations of over-invoicing of coal mined from Indonesia.

published on : 16th September 2017

Democratic institutions in country facing threat under BJP government: Prashant Bhushan

The minorities in the country were also being subjected to attack on various grounds, he alleged.

published on : 10th September 2017

Remember, there’s always the Constitution: Prashant Bhushan

Prashant Bhushan, senior lawyer and author of a book on the Emergency, says the 42nd anniversary of the Emergency is a good occasion to remember that freedom of speech is paramount.

published on : 24th June 2017

Centre should not clear GM mustard commercialization: Prashant Bhushan

Bhushan wrote a letter to Dave in the backdrop of ministry’s genetic engineering approval committee recommending commercialisation of country’s first food GM crops.

published on : 13th May 2017

Fresh case against Prashant Bhushan for his tweet on Lord Krishna

The case was last evening registered on the basis of a complaint by Akhil Bharat Hindu Maha Sabha president Yogendra Verma at civil lines police station.

published on : 6th April 2017

Prashant Bhushan apologises, deletes controversial tweet on Lord Krishna  

Bhushan had made a reference to the Hindu deity while criticising the setting up of anti-Romeo squads in Uttar Pradesh, triggering outrage.

published on : 4th April 2017

Prashant Bhushan apologises after facing flak over Lord Krishna remarks

Hindu organisations are up in arms against the Swaraj Abhiyan founder after he said that he opposed the anti-Romeo squads.

published on : 4th April 2017
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