Summons

  • American Justice Centre offers reward of $10,000 to anyone who serves summons to Modi -1733678250 minutes ago

    New York: The civil rights body behind a lawsuit filed against Prime Minister Narendra Modi in connection with the 2002 Gujarat riots case has offered a reward of US dollar 10,000 to anyone who could serve him with the court summons. New York-based legal advisor Gurpatwant Singh Pannun told reporters on...
  • PM Modi 'ring fenced' against US court summons in Gujarat riots case January 16, 1410

    New York: India on Saturday made it very clear that Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who arrived in New York on a five-day visit, was "ring fenced" and there was no question of anyone serving any summons on him and that an action in the matter was underway. India's strong reaction came...
  • UBI asks Mallya, Kingfisher directors to appear on July 9 June 29, 2014

    Kolkata: Citybased lender United Bank of India has asked Vijay Mallya and three other directors of grounded Kingfisher Airlines to appear before a panel of the bank at the head office here on July 9. "The recovery department of the bank has sent a letter to them asking chairman Vijay Mallya...
  • National Herald case: Congress defends Sonia, Rahul Gandhi June 26, 2014

    New Delhi: Congress leaders Sonia Gandhi and Rahul Gandhi have not received any notice from the court regarding the National Herald case in which they have been named as accused, said party spokesperson Abhishek Manu Singhvi. "This is a stale complaint, we have not received the complaint letter; will give an...
  • Andhra court issues arrest warrant against Dhoni June 24, 2014

    Hyderabad: A court in Andhra Pradesh on Tuesday issued an arrest warrant against Indian cricket team captain MS Dhoni for allegedly hurting the religious sentiments of Hindus. A local court in Anantapur issued the arrest warrant as Dhoni did not appear in the court despite three summons served in the past....
  • Income Tax department asks exCBI chief AP Singh to provide bank, property details June 19, 2014

    New Delhi: The Income Tax department on Thursday summoned former CBI Director AP Singh and his wife Shabnam Singh. The exCBI chief has been asked to provide details of his properties, bank accounts, lockers and credit cards. The investigation on Singh is in connection with the suspected case of tax...
  • Thai military summons former premier, other leaders after coup May 23, 2014

    Thailand's military junta on Friday tightened its grip on the politically unstable nation, summoning the entire ousted cabinet, including former premier Yingluck Shinawatra to a meeting to restore peace and order, a day after it staged a coup. Yingluck was among the 155 people General Prayuth Chanocha, the army chief, summoned...
  • After coup, Thai army summons Shinawatra family May 23, 2014

    Thailand's ruling military on Friday summoned the entire ousted government and members of the politically influential family at the heart of the country's longrunning conflict, a day after it seized control of this volatile Southeast Asian nation in a nonviolent coup. There was virtually no military presence on Bangkok's streets, which...
  • Ex-BJP MP Satyadev Singh summoned in murder case March 13, 2014

    A local court has summoned former BJP MP Satyadev Singh in connection with a 1993 murder case. According to the prosecution, Singh is charged with instigating his gunman Rajnath Singh to open fire at Congress polling agent Gulam Hussain at Nayanagar booth under Utraula during the 1993 Assembly elections. Hussain had died...
  • Court rejects Pervez Musharraf's plea to stay order summoning him January 10, 2014

    In a fresh setback for Pervez Musharraf, a special court conducting the embattled former dictator's treason trial on Friday ruled the criminal procedure code is applicable in his case and rejected his plea to stay an order summoning him on January 16. The court, trying 70yearold Musharraf on charges of high...
  • HC stays summons issued to DMDK legislator in land grabbing case September 13, 2013

    Madras High Court on Thursday stayed the summons issued to DMDK legislator Mohanraj to appear before police at Salem on August 30 in an alleged land grabbing case. Justice P Devadass, who passed the interim orders on a Criminal Original Petition filed by Alagapuram R Mohanraj, issued the stay order till...
  • Sonia Gandhi served US court summons in hospital: Sikh group September 11, 2013

    A Sikh rights group says it has delivered a US federal court's summons to Congress party president Sonia Gandhi, who is in New York for medical treatment, through hospital staff and her security detail. US based Sikhs for Justice (SFJ), which has filed a class action suit against Gandhi for shielding...
  • US court issues summons to Sonia Gandhi in 1984 anti-Sikh riots case September 4, 2013

    A federal court in New York has issued summons to Congress president Sonia Gandhi for "shielding and protecting" the leaders of her party who were allegedly involved in the anti-Sikh riots in India in 1984. The summons was issued by the US Eastern District Court of New York after a rights...
  • Chandigarh court issues summons to Rahul Gandhi for 'hurting religious sentiments' September 3, 2013

    A court in Chandigarh on Tuesday issued summons to Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi in a 21-month-old case of allegedly hurting religious sentiments of a section of people and asked him to appear before it on September 19. The summons will be issued to Gandhi by hand. Summons issued by the...
  • Asaram seeks more time to appear before police, rejects charges August 28, 2013

    Self-styled godman Asaram Bapu on Tuesday sought more time from Jodhpur police for appearing before it in connection with sexual assault charges against him even as he dismissed the allegations as being "baseless". The 72-year-old godman, who personally received the police summons in Indore for questioning in the case, claimed he...
  • News 360: One accused in Mumbai gangrape confesses to past attacks August 26, 2013

    Salim Ansari, one of the five accused in Mumbai gangrape has admitted that he harassed couples in the Shakti Mill compound. ...
  • Asaram Bapu asked to appear before Jodhpur police for questioning within 4 days August 26, 2013

    A notice has been sent to Asaram Bapu, asking him to appear before the police for questioning in connection with a sexual assault case registered against him by a 16-year-old girl a week ago, police said on Monday. The girl had made a complaint at a police station in Delhi on...
  • SC to hear Mittal's plea against 2G court summons April 2, 2013

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Tuesday agreed to hear Bharti Cellular Limited CMD Sunil Bharti Mittal's plea challenging the March 19 order of the special court summoning him as an accused in a corruption case related to allocation of additional 2G spectrum during the 2002 NDA regime. A bench...
  • Chhattisgarh: Court issues summons to Jindal Power April 2, 2013

    Raigarh: Jindal Power Ltd (JPL) was on Monday issued summons by the district court in Raigarh for alleged violation of environmental norms in connection with its coal washery at Libara and Dhaurabhatha villages in Chhattisgarh. Chief Judicial Magistrate Raigarh GK Neelam issued the summons to JPL, its Executive Vice President...
  • Pathribal encounter: Army asks dead to depose October 8, 2012

    Srinagar: The Indian Army is under fire for summoning dead persons in the probe into the Pathribal encounter that took place in the Anantnag district of Jammu and Kashmir in March 2000. The families of the victims are shocked at the callousness. They demand that the trial court be shifted...
  • Karnataka: Fresh trouble for BSY September 5, 2012

    Bangalore: Spelling fresh trouble for former chief minister B S Yeddyurappa, the Lokayukta court on Tuesday ordered issue of summons to him, his son B Y Raghavendra, the MP and five other benamidars in connection with a case on alleged illegal land deals in Bhadravathi in Shimoga. Judge N K...
  • Kejriwal challenges court's power to summon him July 26, 2012

    Bulandshahr: Team Anna member Arvind Kejriwal on Thursday moved a court here challenging its power to summon him for his alleged offensive remarks against Members of Parliament. Kejriwal appeared before the court of District and Session Judge Riyasat Hussain and filed the application through his counsel Adarsh Sharma. The judge...
  • Fodder scam: CBI court summons Lalu, Mishra February 13, 2012

    Ranchi: A special Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) court on Monday summoned two of former Bihar chief ministers Lalu Yadav and Jagannath Mishra in connection with the fodder scam case. The two are likely to appear before a Ranchi court on Monday to record their statements regarding the...
  • Gilani files appeal against SC summons in contempt case February 8, 2012

    Islamabad: Citing precedents set by apex courts in countries like India, Pakistan Premier Yousuf Raza Gilani on Wednesday filed an appeal in the Supreme Court seeking suspension of its order summoning him for framing of contempt charges over his failure to reopen graft cases against the President. The 200page intracourt appeal,...
  • Iran's Parliament summons Ahmadinejad February 7, 2012

    Tehran: Iran's Parliament on Tuesday decided to summon President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad for questioning over a long list of accusations, including that he mismanaged the nation's economy. The summons was the first of its kind for an Iranian president since 1979. It follows a petition by a group of lawmakers for a...
  • Goa Information Commission summons governor December 23, 2010

    New Delhi: In an unprecedented move, the Goa Information Commission has summoned governor Dr S S Sidhu after his office refused to give information to a social activist under the Right to Information Act. Sidhu's office had blocked information sought by social activist Aires Rodrigues on a case related to advocategeneral...
  • CBI notice to Raja a routine process: DMK December 20, 2010

    New Delhi: Former telecom minister A Raja was on Monday summoned by the CBI for questioning, in the 2G spectrum scam. With the CBI zeroing in on Raja there was speculation that he was checking into a hospital in Chennai. Raja stepped out to clarify. He said, "Whatever be the...
  • Musharraf to answer Pak SC summons over 2007 chaos July 29, 2009

    Islamabad: Pakistan's top court has summoned former President Pervez Musharraf to explain his 2007 firing of several dozen independentminded judges. The court notice of Wednesday, July 22 allows Musharraf to send a lawyer in his place. The hearing in the case is on Wednesday, July 29. The case, brought up in...
  • Absconding MLA Maya Kodnani's bail plea hearing today February 5, 2009

    New Delhi: Gujarat riots accused and a state minister Maya Kodnani's bail application comes up for a hearing in the court on Thursday. Kodnani, a threetime MLA from the Naroda constituency is an accused in the Naroda Gam and Naroda Patiya massacre cases in which around 95 people were killed in...
  • Bihar court summons Sonia Gandhi, UP Cong Chief May 22, 2008

    Muzaffarpur (Bihar): A local court on Thursday ordered issue of summons to Congress President Sonia Gandhi for allegedly outraging religious feelings of Hindus for her depiction as Goddess Durga in a poster at the party's Muradabad office in Uttar Pradesh. A fasttrack court judge Vijay Kumar Mandal ordered issue of summons...