contempt News

Allahabad: Lawyer gets 3-month jail for contempt

Justice Sudhir Agrawal passed the order on a criminal contempt petition against advocate Gulab Singh, who practiced in the Janupur district court.

Anonymity Breeds Contempt

Social media can be as uncivilised as a real life bar brawl.


Mamata slammed for her attack against judiciary

There were also reports that a petition for contempt may be filed against Banerjee.

House gets a new panel to tackle babus' 'contempt'

A New panel is set to ensure that members of Parliament command the respect they believe they deserve

Pak SC convicts Gilani of contempt

The ruling against Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani triggered renewed political turmoil and could lead to his dismissal.

Pak SC summons Cabinet Sec; adjourns contempt case till March 7

Pakistan's Supreme Court today summoned Cabinet Secretary Nargis Sethi as a witness in contempt proceedings against Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani


Contempt case: Gilani files appeal; SC fixes hearing for Feb 9

Gilani is charged with contempt for failing to re-open old corruption cases against President Zardari.

Malay Indian MP sues govt for suspension from House

The Malay Indian Member of Parliament from Puchong,Gobind Singh Deo,has filed a suit against the Speaker,and the Government of Malaysia for his suspension from the House for a year.

SC issues contempt notice against Army Chief

The SC issued contempt notices to the Chief of Army Staff Gen Deepak Kapoor and Defence Secretary Vijay Singh for allegedly disobeying its direction.

Ethnic Indian lawmaker suspended in Malaysia

An ethnic Indian lawmaker was suspended for a year as he called Malaysia's next PM a murderer.