Shanti Bhushan

  • Shanti Bhushan files FIR against Mail Today for forged article 13-12-2013 07:14 PM

    New Delhi: Aam Aadmi party member Shanti Bhushan has lodged an FIR and filed a defamation suit against Mail Today after the newspaper carried an article purportedly written by him. 'Mail Today' carried an article in the name of Shanti Bhushan which was critical of Aam Admi Party leader Arvind...
  • Mail Today editor apologises to Shanti Bhushan for forged article 13-12-2013 05:29 PM

    New Delhi: Mail Today Editor Sandeep Bamzai has apologised to senior lawyer Shanti Bhushan for publishing an article on Aam Aadmi Party with his name. An article allegedly written by Shanti Bhushan was published on Friday in Mail Today in which he had purportedly criticised Aam Aadmi party's (AAP) national...
  • Shanti Bhushan denies writing article slamming Kejriwal 13-12-2013 02:49 PM

    New Delhi: Shanti Bhushan, senior lawyer and father of AAP leader Prashant Bhushan, on Friday denied writing any article slamming party national convener Arvind Kejriwal in a newspaper editorial. Bhushan denied writing the article titled 'Kejriwal is on course to ruin 2014 for the BJP' 'Mail Today/Daily mail'. He said,...
  • HC's verdict on CBI will have disastrous implications, says experts 08-11-2013 08:59 PM

    The ripple effects of Gauhati High Court's ruling holding as "unconstitutional" the setting up of the CBI was, on Friday, felt in criminal courts and legal experts expressed apprehension about "disastrous" implications of the verdict. While DMK MP A Raja and senior Congress leader Sajjan Kumar raked up the issue...
  • Fodder scam: SC reserves order on Lalu's plea to transfer trial court judge 06-08-2013 02:25 PM

    The Supreme Court on Tuesday reserved its order on RJD chief Lalu Yadav's plea seeking transfer of the trial court judge hearing the case against him in the fodder scam in Jharkhand. A bench headed by Chief Justice P Sathasivam, which had on July 9 ordered an interim stay on...
  • Shanti Bhushan fined for not paying stamp duty 06-01-2012 06:55 PM

    New Delhi: Senior advocate of the Supreme Court and Team Anna member Shanti Bhushan has been slapped a fine of Rs 27.22 lakh by the Assistant Stamp Commissioner of Uttar Pradesh. The Assistant Stamp Commissioner imposed the fine on Shanti Bhushan for not paying the full stamp duty on the...
  • CD row: Police to file reply to Bhushan's plea 06-01-2012 07:38 AM

    New Delhi: The Delhi Police is expected to file its reply to senior advocate in the Supreme Court Shanti Bhushan's petition, explaining why it has still not recorded the statements of Samajwadi Party chief Mulayam Singh Yadav and Rajya Sabha MP Amar Singh. The statements were to be recorded in...
  • Lokpal fiasco: Government's loss, Anna's gain? 31-12-2011 07:41 AM

    Ralegan Siddhi: For a team that was on the back-foot after a poor show in Mumbai and Delhi, the fiasco in Rajya Sabha was exactly what it needed. However, in Ralegan Siddhi, Anna Hazare preferred to stay away from the cameras and in Delhi, his team remained tight-lipped about its...
  • Court to pronounce order on Bhushan CD case 12-12-2011 03:56 AM

    New Delhi: After the Delhi Police submitted a closure report saying that the CD showing conversation between Amar Singh, Shanti Bhushan and Mulayam Singh Yadav were genuine, Tis Hazari court on Monday is all set to pronounce its order on whether the report can be accepted or not. If the...
  • Standing Committee has 'betrayed' India: Bhushan 11-12-2011 02:50 PM

    New Delhi: Team Anna member Shanti Bhushan on Sunday launched a frontal attack on the Parliamentary Standing Committee that went into the Lokpal Bill, accusing it of 'betraying' the nation by suggesting 'snatching away' of the power of investigation from the proposed anti-corruption watchdog. "We knew that Abhishek Singhvi is...
  • CD row: Police rejects Bhushan's charge on PMO 06-12-2011 05:46 PM

    New Delhi: Rebutting allegations levelled by Team Anna member Prashant Bhushan, Delhi Police on Tuesday said the Prime Minister's Office (PMO) or the Home Ministry have not shown any interest in denying him forensic reports on controversial CD purportedly featuring his father Shanti Bhushan. "It is totally false and baseless...
  • Bhushans target Govt after lab says CD doctored 05-12-2011 07:25 PM

    New Delhi: The Central Forensic Science Laboratory (CFSL), Chandigarh has said that the Shanti Bhushan CD - that showed senior lawyer Shanti Bhushan promising to fix judges - was doctored. Though the CFSL, Chandigarh report contradicts other forensic lab reports, father-son duo of Prashant Bhushan and Shanti Bhushan now using...
  • PMO withheld CD report: Prashant Bhushan 05-12-2011 05:46 PM

    New Delhi: Team Anna member Prashant Bhushan on Monday dragged the Prime Minister's Office into the controversial CD issue involving his father Shanti Bhushan alleging that it was behind withholding a forensic report which said it was doctored. His remarks came following a RTI reply that the forensic examination by...
  • Bhushan CD is edited, says forensic lab 04-12-2011 08:07 PM

    New Delhi: Forensic examination of a controversial CD purportedly containing conversation of Team Anna member Shanti Bhushan, SP chief Mulayam Singh and Rajya Sabha MP Amar Singh by a central laboratory shows that it was "doctored", contradicting findings of two other such tests. Central Forensic Science Laboratory (CFSL, Chandigarh has,...
  • Team members expoliting Anna's image: Blogger 12-11-2011 08:06 AM

    New Delhi: Anna Hazare's former blogger Raju Parulekar on Friday night fired yet another salvo at prominent Team Anna members accusing them of using the Gandhian as a demi-god and as their brand to further their interests. "The real loss is most among 120 crore Indians who are disillusioned, misled,...
  • Shanti Bhushan, the only donor in Team Anna 02-11-2011 12:59 PM

    New Delhi: Former Law Minister Shanti Bhushan is the only prominent Team Anna member who has donated money to the anti-corruption movement led by Anna Hazare, giving Rs four lakh from his pocket. Bhushan's Rs four lakh is part of over Rs 2.51 crore collected as donations by Team Anna...
  • Attack on Kejriwal condemnable: Shanti Bhushan 19-10-2011 09:14 AM

    New Delhi: Senior Team Anna member Shanti Bhushan on Wednesday condemned the attack on Arvind Kejriwal during a public gathering in Lucknow on Tuesday . Speaking to CNN-IBN, Shanti Bhushan said, "the attack on Arvind is highly condemnable." Bhushan said that the Congress candidate in Hisar had threatend Kejriwal and...
  • Team exploiting Anna to target Cong in Hisar: Digvijaya 17-10-2011 09:33 AM

    Congress leader Digvijaya Singh has accused Team Anna of exploiting the veteran social activist to target the Congress in Hisar. ...
  • Kashmir an integral part of India: Shanti Bhushan 16-10-2011 10:14 PM

    Ghaziabad: Days after his son was attacked by some right-wing activists for advocating plebiscite in Jammu and Kashmir, former law minister and team Anna member Shanti Bhushan on Sunday said Prashant never meant that the state is not an integral part of India. "My son never meant that Kashmir is...
  • Bhushan attackers seeking publicity: Kiran Bedi 12-10-2011 05:50 PM

    New Delhi: Reacting to the attack on senior lawyer and Team Anna member Prashant Bhushan on Wednesday, Kiran Bedi said that the attack might be for publicity. She also said that the attackers are young men brainwashed, but that does not mean that they take law in their hand. She...
  • Anna threatens third agitation for Jan Lokpal 11-09-2011 06:01 PM

    Ralegan Siddhi: Social crusader Anna Hazare on Sunday warned that he would launch another agitation if the Jan Lokpal Bill was not made into a law soon. Terming the government's draft of the Lokpal Bill as 'misleading', he said that the Jan Lokpal Bill must be accepted. "Don't oppose the...
  • Anna slams govt for targeting his team 03-09-2011 07:55 AM

    New Delhi: Team Anna member Kiran Bedi received the breach of privilege notice for her parody on politicians on Friday evening, even as Arvind Kejriwal was slapped with an Income Tax notice to pay up Rs 9 lakh for violating the terms of his Indian Revenue Service bond. Anna Hazare...
  • Team Anna accuses Govt of targeting its members 02-09-2011 08:11 PM

    New Delhi: The Income Tax Department has slapped a notice on Team Anna member Arvind Kejriwal for violating the terms of his IRS service bond and claimed Rs 9 lakh in arrears. The charge is that Kejriwal has violated bond conditions, and until his dues are cleared, his resignation from...
  • I'm being targeted, says Shanti Bhushan 30-08-2011 02:10 PM

    Anna Hazare's close associate and former law minister Shanti Bhushan says that he is being targeted after Delhi Police said that the CD where he allegedly promises to fix a judge is genuine. The Delhi Police's closure report says the controversial CD where Bhushan is heard talking to Amar Singh...
  • Shanti Bhushan CD genuine: Delhi Police 30-08-2011 01:01 PM

    New Delhi: Delhi Police is understood to have concluded that the controversial CD purportedly having lawyer Shanti Bhushan's conversations with political leaders Mulayam Singh Yadav and Amar Singh is genuine and not fake as alleged. Sources said investigators are filing a closure report soon following probe into a complaint filed...
  • Anna's next campaign: Right to recall MPs 29-08-2011 08:04 AM

    New Delhi: Minutes after anti-corruption activist Anna Hazare ended his fast on Sunday, he declared that electoral reforms will be on top of his agenda next so that corruption can come down. "I have only deferred my fast, not given it up. Only when these reforms are complete will I...
  • Team Anna meets to decide on future strategy 21-08-2011 12:04 PM

    New Delhi: Anna Hazare went into a huddle this morning with his key team members to discuss the future course of the agitation even as he looked fit on sixth day of his fast for a strong Lokpal. The meeting was attended by his close associates Arvind Kejriwal, Kiran Bedi,...