Karnan, who became the first judge of a High Court to retire while being ‘absconding’ after being found guilty under the Contempt of Courts Act, will be brought to Kolkata tomorrow and taken to Presidency Jail
Perturbed over it being labelled as the ‘agent’ of the ruling party by Opposition parties, the Election Commission (EC) has written to the Law Ministry, seeking “powers” to act against those trying to tarnish its image
The Supreme Court today held Justice CS Karnan guilty of contempt and sentenced him to six months of imprisonment, while ordering the Kolkata police chief to arrest him immediately.
In yet another setback for absconding businessman Vijay Mallya, the Supreme Court on Tuesday found him guilty of contempt and summoned him to personally appear on July 10
Calcutta High Court Justice C.S. Karnan, who is facing contempt charges for degrading the judiciary and making allegations of corruption against Supreme Court judges, fired a fresh salvo against the higher judiciary on Thursday.
The National Green Tribunal today issued a contempt notice to the Art of Living foundation's Sri Sri Ravi Shankar on a plea against him for blaming the Centre and the green panel for damaging Yamuna floodplains.
Justice CS Karnan today had around 100 cops led by the chief of the West Bengal Police at his doorstep in Kolkata today to serve him the warrant in a contempt case.
Justice C S Karnan, the sitting judge of the Calcutta High Court on Monday defied orders of the Supreme Court to appear before it in connection with suo motu contempt proceedings, with neither him nor his lawyer turning up presenting themselves.
Chief Justice of India JS Khehar has decided to initiate contempt of court proceedings against a sitting Calcutta High Court judge who in recent months lashed out at his colleagues, accusing them of corruption.
New Delhi: The Supreme Court has sought the Centre's response on an NGO's plea seeking initiation of contempt proceedings for not complying with an earlier order of three per cent quota in jobs to persons
New Delhi: Aditya Verma, the petitioner in the IPL spot-fixing scandal, has claimed that BCCI's President-in-exile N Srinivasan committed contempt of court by attending the Asian Cricket Council meeting.Verma, secretary of the unrecognised Cricket Association
Mumbai: The Bombay High Court has warned lawyers against going on strike or indulging in any misconduct which disturbs the administration of justice, saying it would take suitable action against them under Contempt of Court
Ahmedabad: The Gujarat High Court here yesterday directed the Kutch collector to probe and submit a report on whether G K Hospital, run by Adani group, was following the earlier directions of the High court.A
Chennai: Madras High Court yesterday granted three more weeks to authorities for filing compliance report in the matter of removal of illegal hoardings and digital banners in the city, but warned that the officials would
New Delhi: The Supreme Court today dropped 24-year old contempt proceedings against veteran journalist Arun Shourie for writing in 1990 against its then sitting judge who was heading a Commission appointed to probe into acts
Madurai: A contempt petition has been filed in the Madras High Court Bench here against top officials, including the defence and foreign secretaries, for alleged attacks on Indian fishermen in the country's territorial waters despite
Patna: The Patna High Court today sent a district magistrate to court custody for contempt. Justice Rakesh Kumar sent Kaimur District Magistrate Arvind Kumar Singh to custody till the rising of the court for not
Chennai: A contempt petition has been filed in Madras High Court against Chief Election Commissioner V S Sampath and Tamil Nadu Chief Electoral Officer Praveen Kumar accusing them of 'wilful failure' to provide disabled friendly
New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Wednesday gave a month's time to Manu Sharma to respond to the contempt notice for throwing ink on Sahara Group chief Subrata Roy March 4 when he was brought