Tag: Kapil Sibal

Congress needs widespread reforms to show it’s no longer in inertia: Kapil Sibal

The Congress must bring widespread reforms across all levels of the organisation to show it is no longer in a state of inertia and to...

Congress: Leaders should display their loyalty to party by campaigning in poll-bound states: Congress

The Congress on Saturday said the leaders in the “Group of 23” are respectable partymen in whom it took pride, but advised them to make...

Congress getting weaker, say G23 ‘dissenters’; party hits back, questions their role in strengthening organisation | India News

NEW DELHI: The deep differences within the Congress were once again out in the open on Saturday, with the G23 “dissenters” going public with their...

farmers: Budget is pro-corporate, government has ‘no heart’ for the poor: Congress

New Delhi: Congress has alleged that the budget was pro-corporate, aimed only at benefitting a select few rich business houses. Initiating the discussion in the...

SC stays arrest of Shashi Tharoor, others for tweets on farmer Navreet Singh’s death

New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Tuesday stayed the arrest of Congress leader Shashi Tharoor and journalists Rajdeep Sardesai, Mrinal Pande, Zafar Agha, Vinod Jose,...

How affected was WhatsApp by Pegasus in India, asks SC | India News

NEW DELHI: The Supreme Court on Monday asked the Centre and WhatsApp, the latest entrant into app-based payment services, to respond to petitions questioning the...

TRP case: Mumbai police deny claims of Republic TV, Goswami | India News

MUMBAI: The Mumbai police has denied allegations of malice made by Republic TV and its editor-in- chief Arnab Goswami in the TRP scam case. In...

Want to “get back to action” but will go by medical advice, says SC on physical hearing

The Supreme Court, which has been conducting hearing through video-conferencing since March last year amid the COVID-19 pandemic, Wednesday said it want to “get back...

vaccination: Lawyers divided over whether to go back to physical hearings in courts

NEW DELHI: The Supreme Court bar is divided over whether physical hearings in courts should be resumed—while some lawyers camped in front of the iconic...

Sibal and Salve clash in HC over ‘ED report’ in TRP rigging case | India News

MUMBAI: The TRP rigging case hearing before Bombay high court witnessed a clash of legal titans on Friday, with senior counsel Kapil Sibal appearing for...

Bina Modi’s plea against son Lalit’s Singapore arbitration move is maintainable: Delhi HC

Mumbai: In a relief for Bina Modi, the widow of industrialist KK Modi, a division bench of the Delhi High Court has clarified that the...

HC to hear next week Shashi Tharoor plea for contempt action against Arnab Goswami

New Delhi: The Delhi High Court on Thursday said that it will hear next week the applications moved by Congress leader Shashi Tharoor seeking contempt...

Stop ‘parallel trial’ by Republic TV in TRP scam: Maha to HC | India News

MUMBAI: The state on Wednesday sought orders from the Bombay high court to restrain Arnab Goswami’s Republic TV from running a “parallel trial and discussion”...

Channel must refrain from conducting parallel trial in TRP case says state counsel to Bombay HC | India News

MUMBAI: As hearing in a plea against probe into an alleged TRP scam was deferred on Wednesday to December 2, state counsel Kapil Sibal sought...

In message to dissidents, Cong says seniors should adhere to ‘basic modicum of discipline’ | India News

NEW DELHI: Amid persistent criticism by senior leaders about the drift in the party, with leader of opposition in Rajya Sabha Ghulam Nabi Azad renewing...

‘Anyone gets any post’: Now, Azad criticises Cong functioning after poll debacle | India News

NEW DELHI: Senior Congress leader and member of the G23 group of dissenters Ghulam Nazi Azad has again raised questions over the party’s functioning and...

SC notice to Google, Whatsapp and Amazon on data security in UPI | India News

NEW DELHI: The Supreme Court on Thursday sought responses from the Centre, RBI and National Payments Corporation of India on a PIL, which alleged breach...

Self regulation for media is the key say legal experts at first Ram Jethmalani memorial lecture | India News

MUMBAI: Legal stalwarts on Saturday deliberated virtually on the pros and cons of Media Trial at the first Ram Jethmalani Memorial lecture and the dominant...

loan moratorium: SC to resume hearing on pleas seeking extension of moratorium, waiver interest on interest

New Delhi: The Supreme Court will continue tomorrow hearing on two petitions seeking an extension of the moratorium period on repayment of loans and to...

Inappropriate for leaders to make public comments after party chief call to move on: Congress

NEW DELHI: In a snub to dissenters, the Congress on Sunday said it is not appropriate for any leader to go public on internal matters...

Congress overhaul: It is not about a post, but about country, says Kapil Sibal

New Delhi: Senior Congress leader Kapil Sibal, who is among the 23 party leaders who have written to Sonia Gandhi seeking an organisational overhaul, said...

Congress Working Committee meet: Who said What | India News

NEW DELHI: The Congress Working Committee (CWC) meet on Monday which was aiming to discuss Congress party’s future course of leadership lost track succumbing to...

SC to consider larger questions in 2009 contempt case against Prashant Bhushan, Tarun Tejpal

New Delhi: The Supreme Court Monday said it would consider certain larger questions in the 2009 contempt case against activist-lawyer Prashant Bhushan and journalist Tarun...

Centre defends PMCARES in SC, verdict reserved | India News

NEW DELHI: The Centre on Monday strongly defended the PM CARES Fund in the Supreme Court saying it’s a public trust meant to receive “voluntary...

3 former law ministers write to Rajasthan governor, warn of constitutional impasse

New Delhi: Three former law ministers have written to the Rajasthan governor saying his delay in convening the state assembly despite the advice the Ashok...