November 29, 2020 6:12 am
“I do not think it would be in public interest to give consent for proceeding on the basis of the original tweet in view of the subsequent tweet expressing regret,” the A-G said.
November 19, 2020 11:31 am
Kunal Kamra, a stand-up comedian, will face contempt of court charges for his tweets following the Supreme Court's decision to grant interim bail to television anchor Arnab Goswami. What is the punishment if found guilty? We explain.
November 06, 2020 9:17 pm
The top court, on August 31, had imposed a token fine of one rupee against Bhushan as punishment in the contempt case against him.
October 14, 2020 7:52 am
He submitted that nowadays, when bail applications are about to come up for hearing in big cases, TV channels reports these news, which are very damaging for the accused who Is seeking relief.
September 23, 2020 2:05 pm
BCD has sought Bhushan's response on as to why proceedings should not be initiated to revoke his enrolment as a lawyer in view of the conviction for his alleged contemptuous tweets against judiciary.
September 18, 2020 10:10 am
Ashutosh writes: This allegation — that the RSS was behind the Anna movement — is not new. What is new is that the assertion comes from a core member of the movement.
September 16, 2020 5:41 pm
On Tuesday, Rahul Gandhi tweeted: “What was known to us has been confirmed by a founding member of AAP. The IAC movement & AAP were propped up by the RSS/BJP to subvert democracy and bring down the UPA government.”
September 15, 2020 12:48 pm
Prashant Bhushan was a core member of IAC, which was the precursor to AAP led by Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal. In 2015, he was expelled from the party along with Yogendra Yadav over alleged "anti-party activities".
September 15, 2020 4:42 am
He filed a review petition against the August 14 conviction order, saying the matter “should never (have) been heard by Justice Arun Mishra” who was part of the bench that found him guilty.
September 14, 2020 10:00 pm
“Just because I’m paying the fine does not mean I have accepted the verdict. We are filing a review plea today. We have filed a writ petition that there must be an appeal procedure created for conviction under contempt,” Bhushan told the media before submitting the fine.
February 17, 2016 2:06 pm
New Delhi, Feb 17 (ANI): The Supreme Court on Wednesday said the present bail hearing of JNU students' union president Kanhaiya Kumar should be adjourned under the present circumstances and formed a panel of five senior lawyers to find out the present situation in the Patiala House Court. Senior advocate Prashant Bhushan said despite the SC order, they received information at around 2'o clock that some lawyers had indulged in beating up some lawyers, some journalists.
February 16, 2016 1:05 pm
New Delhi, Feb 16 (ANI): After the hearing of a public-interest litigation (PIL) against public sector organisation Housing and Urban Development Corporation Limited (HUDCO), lawyer and activist Prashant Bhushan on Tuesday informed that the Supreme Court has directed the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) to submit details of all the private companies who have more than Rs 500 crore in outstanding dues. The state-owned HUDCO is mandated with building affordable housing and carrying out urban development.
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