Apology

  • Arun Jaitley rules out Modi's apology on 2002 riots 31-03-2014 04:21 PM

    Senior BJP leader Arun Jaitley on Monday ruled out an apology from Narendra Modi on the 2002 riots, saying he does not have to do it to satisfy a "fake campaign" against him. "Those asking for an apology wanted the apology to be an act of confession. If he has...
  • Why Farooq Abdullah owes a real apology to women and not a petulant outburst 06-12-2013 12:00 PM

    This is how the story unfolded. Union New and Renewable Energy Minister Farooq Abdullah was asked to comment on former Supreme Court judge AK Ganguly's sexual harassment case. His response was nothing short of flippant. "I'm scared to talk to a woman these days. I don't even want to keep...
  • SC accepts Army ex-chief General VK Singh's apology 20-11-2013 02:57 PM

    The Supreme Court on Wednesday accepted the apology tendered by former army chief General VK Singh and dropped the contempt proceedings which it had initiated, taking suo motu cognizance of his interview to a news channel casting aspersion on the court in his date of birth matter. "Once an apology...
  • Gen VK Singh tenders unconditional apology to SC 18-11-2013 10:55 PM

    New Delhi: Former Army chief VK Singh on Monday submitted unconditional apology to the Supreme Court for making defamatory remarks to the apex court and attributing motive to it while deciding his age issue. Singh said that he has no intention to bring disrepute to the institution and judges, who...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai 14-11-2013 11:42 PM

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • News 360: Sachin's farewell match, unbeaten at 38 14-11-2013 09:16 PM

    Sachin Tendulkar has set his sights on a special farewell for himself at Wankhede stadium in Mumbai. At 38 not out and with the blessings of his mother in attendance, Tendulkar, along with Cheteshwar Pujara (34*), took India to 157 for 2 at stumps on day one of the second...
  • Leela Samson apologises for calling censor board members an 'embarrassment' 22-09-2013 09:25 PM

    Mumbai: Censor board Chief Leela Samson on Sunday apologised for her comments on the board members. Samson was served a legal notice by two panel members for calling most members of the board uneducated and an embarrassment. Spokesperson of the Central Board of Film Certification though said that Leela didn't...
  • Clarify or apologise for bribery charges, says Manohar Parrikar to Sunburn hosts 17-09-2013 11:38 AM

    Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar has sought an apology from the organisers of Sunburn music festival over their reported allegations that they had to shell out money to seek permission for hosting the event in the beach state last year. "I have seen the email by the organiser. They had...
  • Britain's Prince Andrew accepts police apology after confrontation 09-09-2013 08:49 AM

    Queen Elizabeth's son Prince Andrew accepted an apology from the police on Sunday after armed officers stopped him in the gardens of Buckingham Palace, days after two men were held in a security breach at the British monarch's London residence. Police shouted at the 53-year-old prince, fifth in line to...
  • Ohio man holds 'idiot' sign in public as an apology for threatening policemen 04-09-2013 09:39 AM

    A man who threatened officers in Cleveland is making a court-ordered public apology by standing near a police station with a sign describing himself as an idiot. A judge had ordered 58-year-old Richard Dameron to stand outside a local police station with a sign bearing an apology. He began the...
  • Katju apologises for his 'fools' remark 24-08-2013 03:35 PM

    Press Council of India Chairperson Justice (retd) Markandey Katju apologised to people on Saturday whose feelings he may have hurt by his "90 percent of Indians are fools" remark or other statements. "Some people have been aggrieved by my statement that 90 percent Indians are fools and some other statements....
  • US soldier behind Afghan massacre apologizes for 'act of cowardice' 23-08-2013 05:12 AM

    A decorated US soldier who gunned down 16 unarmed Afghan civilians in a night time rampage in 2012 apologized on Thursday at a sentencing hearing to determine his fate, calling the killings "an act of cowardice." Army Staff Sergeant Robert Bales, a veteran of four combat tours in Iraq and...
  • England want apology for cheating allegations 08-08-2013 09:31 PM

    Chester-Le-Street: England captain Alastair Cook has described as "blatant fabrication" the claims that Ashes players have used silicone tape on their bats to confuse Hot Spot technology and he wants an apology. Australia's Channel Nine TV reported on Wednesday that the International Cricket Council (ICC) was investigating the use of...
  • Don't know if medical entrance order was leaked: Ex-CJI Altamas Kabir 26-07-2013 01:35 PM

    New Delhi: Former Chief Justice of India Altamas Kabir says he is being wrongly indicted by his successor and has demanded an apology for the observations against him on case related to a corporate group. Speaking to Karan Thapar on Devil's Advocate, Justice Kabir hit out at his successor Chief...
  • Bansal 'threatens' scribe, press club seeks apology 13-05-2013 04:17 AM

    Chandigarh: Disgraced former railway minister Pawan Kumar Bansal on Sunday had a brush with the media in Chandigarh, barely hours after returning from New Delhi where he quit from the union cabinet. The city press club has sought an apology from him. Bansal got furious when a media person asked...
  • Minister files defamation suit against 2 Congressmen 23-04-2013 01:59 AM

    Bilaspur: Under attack from Opposition on over an alleged land scam, Chhattisgarh's Health Minister Amar Agrawal on Monday filed a criminal defamation suit against Congress leaders Vivek Bajpayee and Vani Rao in a court in Bilaspur. Chief Judicial Magistrate Omprakash Chauhan admitted the suit and fixed May 13, 2013 for...
  • Vasundhara Raje demands apology from RBI governor 09-04-2013 12:25 AM

    Jaipur: BJP Rajasthan president Vasundhara Raje on Monday demanded apology from RBI Governor D Subbarao for his comment on the rise in food inflation. The RBI Governor by saying that rural people's shift to protein and eating more of egg, milk and fruits is causing food inflation is an insult...
  • Virbhadra Singh apologises for threatening mediapersons 24-10-2012 04:25 PM

    New Delhi: The Congress's chief ministerial candidate for Himachal Pradesh, Virbhadra Singh, on Wednesday apologised for threatening mediapersons earlier in the day, explaining that he lost his cool amidst the flurry of questions from the press. Virbhadra had threatened to break the cameras of the mediapersons, when questioned about the...
  • Depp compares photoshoot to rape, angers many 06-10-2011 01:42 PM

    Los Angeles: Hollywood actor Johnny Depp's recent comment where he compares photo shoots to being raped has angered an anti-sexual violence organisation. The 48-year-old in the November issue of Vanity Fair magazine compared being photographed to being raped. His statement quickly drew reaction from anti-sexual violence organisation, the Rape, Abuse...
  • Agnivesh seeks forgiveness from Anna Hazare 20-09-2011 07:52 PM

    New Delhi: Activist Swami Agnivesh, who fell out with Anna Hazare's team during the agitation over Lokpal Bill, on Tuesday sought forgiveness from the anti-corruption crusader and the others "who felt hurt" through his "unintentional acts". "I am turning 73 tomorrow. The Jain Samaj is celebrating forgiveness week. I seek...
  • Egypt PM apologises for attack on protesters 03-02-2011 05:16 PM

    Cairo: Egypt's prime minister has apologised for the attack by regime supporters on anti-government protesters in central Cairo, vowing to investigate who was behind it. The protesters accuse the regime of sending a force of paid thugs and policemen in civilian clothes to attack them with rocks, sticks and firebombs...
  • Oppn must apologise for disrupting House: Pranab 23-12-2010 01:20 PM

    New Delhi: Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee on Thursday demanded an apology from the Opposition, accusing it of "destroying" Parliament after they rejected his offer of a special session to discuss the JPC issue on 2G scam. "In the entire winter session, they (Opposition) did not allow any opportunity for any...
  • 'Daily Telegraph' apologises to RK Pachauri 21-08-2010 07:49 PM

    London/New Delhi: Leading British newspaper Daily Telegraph on Saturday apologised for publishing an article about UN climate body chairman Dr RK Pachauri accusing him of making a fortune from his links with "carbon trading" firms. The international publication had been running a campaign since last year against the chief of...