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Singapore Sue Woman For Leaving Him 'Friendzone'

Singapore man sues female colleague for leaving him 'friendzone.' In a bizarre incident, K Kawshigan proposed to his female friend whom he met and talked to since 2016. However, her refusal shook the man, following which he sued the woman Nora Tan for $3 million (approx. Rs 24 crores.) He said the refusal damaged his stellar reputation and caused trauma, depression, and impacts on his life.

Thu, 02 Feb 2023 - 06:43 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Friendzone, Singapore man, Legal Case, Defamation Case, Sued

Donald Trump

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Donald Trump Files Defamation Lawsuit Against CNN

Former United States (US) President Donald J Trump has sued media networks, CNN. The lawsuit was filed in a federal court in Southern Florida, on October 4. In his lawsuit, Trump claimed that CNN is using its influence with viewers to defame Donald Trump politically, by spreading false allegations. Notably, CNN associated Trump with Adolf Hitler, and portrayed him as a Russian racist.

Tue, 04 Oct 2022 - 10:54 AM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Donald Trump, CNN Media, lawsuit, Defamation Case, United States Former President

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Rahul Gandhi-Ashok Pandit

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Delhi Congress FIles Complaint Against Director Ashok Pandit

The Delhi unit of the Indian National Congress (INC) filed a complaint against movie director Ashok Pandit, for spreading false information and morphed video of Rahul Gandhi. On September 30, the INC registered the complaint against a Twitter post of Pandit, which showed Rahul Gandhi refused to offer prayer and Arti, with the caption, "Janaudhari Rahul Gandhi refusing to perform Aarti!" However, Congress… read-more

Fri, 30 Sep 2022 - 04:30 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Rahul Gandhi, Ashok Pandit, FIR, Defamation Case, IPC Sections

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Delhi HC

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Delhi HC Issues Interim Order In Favour Of Lt Governor Saxena In Defamation Case

The Delhi High Court (HC) issued notice and passed an interim order in favour of Delhi Lt. General Vinay Kumar Saxena, regarding a defamation case, filed against Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) MLAs. Notably, AAP leaders accused Saxena of illegal corrupt activities in Delhi. However, Delhi Lt. General denied the allegations and filed an interim injunction against AAP leaders, asking them to restrain from levelling baseless allegations.

Wed, 28 Sep 2022 - 11:02 AM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: AAP, Delhi HC, Defamation Case, Lt Vinay Kumar Saxena, Political Issue

Courtesy: ANI

Kangana Ranaut, Rangoli Chandel, Javed Akhtar

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Kangana Ranaut Asks Mumbai Court To Record Sister's Statement In Javed Akhtar Defamation Lawsuit

Kangana Ranaut asked Mumbai court to record her sister Rangoli Chandel's statement in the defamation case brought by Javed Akhtar. The case has been scheduled for hearing on August 11. Akhtar filed a lawsuit in November 2020, alleging that Ranaut made defamatory comments against him in a television interview, which harmed his reputation. Ranaut has filed a… read-more

Sat, 30 Jul 2022 - 03:58 PM / by Vidhi Jhunjhunwala

Tags: Javed Akhtar, Kangana Ranaut, Defamation Case, Mumbai Court, Rangoli Chandel

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Johnny Depp,  Amber Heard

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Johnny Depp Challenges $2 Million In Damages Given To Ex-Wife Amber Heard

Johnny Depp has filed an appeal against the $2 million defamation judgment handed out by a Virginia jury in June to his ex-wife Amber Heard. Johnny's appeal is a reaction to Amber's July 21 appeal, and it is an attempt to recoup the $2 million judgment that a Virginia jury handed Amber in her $100 million countersuit against Johnny and his 2019 $50 million case. 

Sun, 24 Jul 2022 - 05:40 PM / by Vidhi Jhunjhunwala

Tags: Johnny Depp, Amber Heard, Defamation Case, Jury, Virginia

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Johnny Depp & Amber Heard

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Court Rejects Amber Heard's Request For New Trial In Defamation Case Against Johnny Depp

Amber Heard's request for a fresh trial in her defamation lawsuit with ex-husband Johnny Depp was denied by court on July 13 after her attorneys argued that one of the jurors had served inappropriately. After a jury determined that Heard had defamed Depp in a newspaper opinion article, Heard was forced to pay Depp $10.35 million in damages. A judge said "no evidence of fraud or wrongdoing" by the juror. 

Thu, 14 Jul 2022 - 03:23 PM / by Vidhi Jhunjhunwala

Tags: Amber Heard, Johnny Depp, Defamation Case, Court, rejected

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Sanjay Raut

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Mumbai Court Issues Bailable Warrant Against Shiv Sena Leader Sanjay Raut

Mumbai court issued a bailable warrant against Shiv Sena Spokesperson Sanjay Raut. On July 4, the court issued summoned Sanjay Raut in a defamation case filed by Kirit Somaiya's wife Medha Somaiya, who alleged that Raut linked their names in a Rs 100 crore scam, without any evidence, baselessly. In regard to this, Sanjay was asked to appear before Sewree magistrate, and when he didn't appear, issued the warrant.

Mon, 04 Jul 2022 - 12:29 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Medha Somiaya, Kirit somaiya, Sanjay Raut, Defamation Case, Bailable Warrant

Kangana Ranaut

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Mumbai Metropolitan Court Asks Kangana Ranaut To Appear For Next Hearing

The Andheri Metropolitan Court asked for the personal appearance of Bollywood actress Kangana Ranaut in a defamation case. In November 2020, Lyricist Javed Akhtar filed a defamation case against Kangana. Furthermore, the notice for personal appearance came after Ranaut's lawyer sought an exemption for Kangana's presence in the last hearing, on June 27. Although the court exempted Kangana, it asked her to appear in the next hearing, on July 4… read-more

Wed, 29 Jun 2022 - 03:23 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Defamation Case, Kangana Ranaut, Javed Akhtar, Court Hearing, Bollywood

Amber Heard and Johnny Depp

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Amber Heard Shed 'Crocodile Tears', Facial Expressions Made Them Uncomfortable: Juror

The jury in the defamation trial between Amber Heard and Johnny Depp concluded in Johnny's favour. One of the jurors has stated the rationale behind their choice after the judgement was announced. “She would answer one question and she would be crying, and two seconds later she would turn ice cold.… read-more

Fri, 17 Jun 2022 - 07:49 PM / by Vidhi Jhunjhunwala

Tags: Johnny Depp, Amber Heard, Juror, Defamation Case, crocodile tears

Courtesy: India Today