Contempt Of Court

  • Pakistan: SC withdraws contempt notice against Imran Khan 28-08-2013 03:29 PM

    In a major relief for cricketer-turned-politician Imran Khan, Pakistan's Supreme Court on Wednesday withdrew the contempt of court notice against him. A three-member bench headed by Justice Anwar Zaheer Jamali discharged the notice after hearing the arguments of Attorney General Munir A Malik in the case who said that it...
  • SC dismisses contempt plea challenging suspension of Durga Nagpal 26-08-2013 01:59 PM

    The Supreme Court on Monday dismissed a petition seeking contempt of court proceedings against the Uttar Pradesh government for suspending IAS officer Durga Shakti Nagpal. Nagpal was suspended last month ostensibly for breaking down a wall of a mosque, an action the state government said could have triggered communal tension....
  • Rajasthan HC issues criminal contempt notice to President, Secretary of Bar Association 13-08-2013 08:02 AM

    Rajasthan High Court on Monday issued contempt of court notices to President and Secretary of High Court Bar Association for allegedly disrupting proceedings of the court during a hearing and directed Bar Council of Rajasthan to take disciplinary action against them. A single judge bench of Justice Bela M Trivedi...
  • Pakistan Supreme Court summons Imran Khan for contempt hearing 02-08-2013 12:07 PM

    Imran Khan will personally appear in Pakistan's Supreme Court on Friday to respond to a contempt of court notice issued over his comments about the judiciary's role in the May 11 general election. The apex court's registrar issued the notice to the head of the Pakistan Tehrik-e-Insaf party yesterday and...
  • HC adjourns contempt plea hearing against Modi 19-12-2011 12:12 PM

    Ahmedabad: The Gujarat High Court on Monday adjourned the contempt of court case against Chief Minister Narendra Modi till January 10, 2012. Modi has been charged of publicising the contents of his letter to the Prime Minister over the Lokayukta appointment controversy. Two separate contempt of court petitions were filed...
  • HC to hear contempt petitions against Modi 19-12-2011 10:44 AM

    Ahmedabad: Petitions for contempt of court against Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi will be heard on Monday by the Gujarat High Court. Modi has been charged of publicising the contents of his letter to the Prime Minister over the Lokayukta appointment controversy. Two separate contempt of court petitions were filed...
  • Gurjar leader charged with murder, contempt 27-05-2008 03:37 PM

    Lahore: The pay hike announced by Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) in the central contracts and match fees has not been received well by many of the leading national team players. Sources said that captain Misbah-ul-Haq, senior batsman Younis Khan and T20 captain Mohammad Hafeez had already held discussions on the...
  • Karunanidhi lands in legal mess over TN bandh 29-10-2007 01:04 PM

    Islamabad: Former Test cricketers have accused the Pakistan Cricket Board of lacking vision after South Africa recorded a comfortable 2-0 sweep of the Twenty20 internationals at Abu Dhabi. Ex-Test leg-spinner Abdul Qadir said on Thursday selectors picked the wrong combination for the shortest format of the game and players such...
  • DGP, DM held for contempt of court 02-03-2007 02:46 PM

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