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Chinese-Australian billionaire wins media defamation suit

The businessman, Chau Chak Wing, sued Fairfax Media and journalist John Garnaut over an online story published in October 2015 under the headline: "Are Chau Chak Wing's circles of influence in Australia-China ties built on hot air?"

RSS defamation case: Bhiwandi court frames charges, Rahul Gandhi pleads 'not guilty'

On May 2, the court had asked Congress president Rahul Gandhi to appear before it on June 12 to record his plea in the 2014 defamation case. 


RSS defamation case: Rahul Gandhi to appear in Bhiwandi court today

On May 2, the court had asked Congress president Rahul Gandhi to appear before it on June 12 to record his plea in the 2014 defamation case. 

Delhi court rejects Mukul Roy's defamation plea against Mamata's nephew

A Delhi court on Wednesday rejected a criminal defamation complaint filed by BJP leader Mukul Roy against Abhishek Banerjee, the nephew of West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee, saying the statement referred to as defamatory were not made by the respondent.

Kejriwal withdraws appeal in Delhi HC against summons in defamation case

The lawyers for Kejriwal told the high court that since he has been acquitted in the case after he had apologised for his statements against Jaitley in connection with alleged irregularities in DDCA, the AAP convenor's appeals against the trial court orders have become infructuous.

Defamation case: Court slaps Rs 10K fine on Medha Patkar, warns her

KVIC Chairman V K Saxena and Medha Patkar have been embroiled in a legal battle since 2000 after she filed a suit against him for publishing advertisements against her and the NBA. Patkar had filed a defamation case against Saxena, who in turn, had filed two lawsuits against her.


Defamation case: Delhi court cancels NBW against Medha Patkar, warns her

Metropolitan Magistrate Vikrant Vaid allowed Patkar's plea for cancellation of NBW and posted the next date of hearing on the defamation cases for August three.

BJP spokesperson files complaint against journalist over remark on Ram Nath Kovind

BJP termed Rana Ayyub's remark about Ram Nath Kovind as 'scurrilously slanderous and casteist'.

Defamation case: CM Kejriwal, AAP charges against Arun Jaitley insulting, taunting, says Delhi Court

Jaitley had moved court against the AAP leaders, complaining that they had made defamatory statements and targeted him for alleged corruption in the Delhi and District Cricket Association (DDCA).

Top displaced Bru leader appears before Aizawl court in defamation case following rejection of plea

A Sawibunga, president of the MBDPF, appeared before Chief Judicial Magistrate Sylvie Z Ralte as ordered by the HC, which recently turned down his application to be tried outside Mizoram.