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Compliments, Concessions And Contradictions: HD Deve Gowda Remembers AB Vajpayee

Dec 18, 2021 Manash Ghosh

HD Deve Gowda remembered AB Vajpapayee, with whom he differed on many issues, with fondness and recalls a time when Vajpayee offered support to Gowda when the latter was heading a coalition government at the centre.

Charismatic, Bold And Erudite Ram Jethamalani Was Beacon Of Criminal Law In The Country

Sep 08, 2019 Vikas Pahwa

With Ram Jethmalani's demise, we have lost an eminent jurist, a great intellectual, a fearless human being and one of the most respected members of the Bar.

Ram Jethmalani: Doyen Of Criminal Law And Politician With Colour

Ram Jethmalani was famously known as the doyen of criminal law in the country. His tryst with the subject started at the young age of 18 and he practiced it for nearly 60 years.

Leaders Cutting Across Party Lines Pay Tribute To Ram Jethmalani

Sep 08, 2019 Outlook Web Bureau

Ram Jethmalani, 95, passed away on Sunday at 7.45 am at his official residence in New Delhi. He died a few days before his 96th birthday on September 14

'Iconic Figure Who Boldly Spoke His Mind': PM Modi Condoles Ram Jethmalani's Death

The prime minister Modi recalled that one of the best aspects of eminent jurist and former Union minister Ram Jethmalani was the ability to speak his mind.

08 September, 2019

Veteran Lawyer Ram Jethmalani Dies At 95

Outlook Web Bureau

The legal luminary had been ailing since the past two weeks

17 May, 2018

Senior Lawyer Ram Jethmalani Moves SC Against Karnataka Guv Order Inviting BJP To Form Govt

Outlook Web Bureau

'What has BJP said to Governor, that he did such a stupid action? Order of Governor is open invitation to do corruption.'

26 July, 2017

Delhi HC Raps CM Kejriwal, Asks For End To 'Scandalous And Abusive' Language Against Jaitley

Outlook Web Bureau

"No person can be subjected to scandalous and abusive language in garb of cross-examination; this has to be dealt with a heavy hand," the court told the CM, referring to the remarks made by Kejriwal's former counsel, Ram Jethmalani.

26 July, 2017

Ram Jethmalani Quits As Kejriwal's Lawyer In Jaitley Defamation Case, Sends Rs 2 Crore Fee Bill

Outlook Web Bureau

In a letter, reportedly written by Jethmalani to Kerjiwal, the former has accused the latter of using even more offensive language in private conversations while referring to Jaitley.

25 July, 2017

No Instruction To Jethmalani To Use Objectionable Words Against Jaitley, Says Delhi CM Kejriwal

Outlook Web Bureau

Jaitley, who had filed the civil defamation suit claiming Rs 10 crore damages from Kejriwal and five other AAP leaders, had filed another defamation suit of Rs 10 crore against the Chief Minister alone

22 May, 2017

Jaitley Files Fresh Defamation Case Of Rs 10 Crore Against Kejriwal For Jethmalani's 'Crook' Remark

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ethmalani and Jaitley have been going for each other’s jugular in the Delhi High Court and their exchanges have made headlines over the past few months.

04 April, 2017

Will Treat Kejriwal As My Poor Client, Won’t Charge Him For Jaitley Defamation Case: Ram Jethmalani

Outlook Web Bureau

Jethmalani’s office had earlier sought a retainer fee of Rs 1 crore and demanded Rs 22 lakh per appearance in court

07 March, 2017

Kejriwal Defamation Case: Jethmalani Links Jaitley's 2014 Electoral Rout To Lack Of 'Reputation'

Outlook Web Bureau

His cross-examination by Jethmalani, who is representing Kejriwal, remained inconclusive and will continue on May 15 and 17.

06 March, 2017

Arun Jaitley Says CBI Raids On Kejriwal's Secretary Not Linked To DDCA Probe, Tussles With Jethmalani

Outlook Bureau

During the cross-examination, Jethmalani asked Jaitley if he was aware that in the suit, the word "libel" or "slander" had not been used anywhere

06 March, 2017

Arun Jaitley And Ram Jethmalani Spar In Defamation Case Against Arvind Kejriwal

Outlook Web Bureau

Jethmalani retorted by telling Jaitley that “it was your personal feeling about your greatness, that it can't be estimated in terms of fiscal measure”.

06 October, 2016

Kashmir Problem Has Been Settled, Not Once But Four Times, Says Jethmalani

Ram Jethmalani

“Mehbooba’s advice for dialogue with Pakistan is anti-national”

31 October, 2014

'You, Mr Finance Minister, Are The Biggest Obstacle'

Ram Jethmalani

The eminent lawyer writes another open letter to the finance minister: 'I want to show to the nation that you are determined to see that Prime Minister Modi can never fulfil his pledge to the unfortunate people of India to get back the black money'

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A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

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Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

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A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

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Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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