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Pakistan could do without electing yet another PM: Daily


August 4th, 2012 - 12:52 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Aug 4 (IANS) Pakistan could do "without the headache of electing yet another short-term PM", said a leading daily Saturday.An editorial in the Dawn said that the Contempt of ... Read more...

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Defiance of court verdicts anti-democratic: Nawaz


February 12th, 2012 - 7:23 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Feb 12 (IANS) Ahead of Pakistani Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani's court appearance to face contempt charges, one of his predecessors has said that defiance of court verdicts ... Read more...

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Tight security for Gilani’s court appearance


February 12th, 2012 - 6:57 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Feb 12 (IANS) the government has beefed up security ahead of the Pakistani Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani's expected appearance in the Supreme Court here Monday in a ... Read more...

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Gilani’s appeal in contempt case rejected by apex court


February 10th, 2012 - 3:06 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Feb 10 (IANS) Pakistan's Supreme Court Friday rejected an appeal by Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani against appearing before it on contempt charges, his defence lawyer said.The appeal ... Read more...

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Scrap derogatory content by Feb 6: Court asks websites (Second Lead)


December 24th, 2011 - 4:02 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 24 (IANS) A Delhi court Saturday ordered websites like Facebook, Google and Yahoo to remove all "derogatory" content from their sites by Feb 6.The court ordered ... Read more...

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Remove derogatory content by Feb 6: Court to websites (Lead)


December 24th, 2011 - 3:19 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 24 (IANS) A Delhi court Saturday ordered websites like Facebook, Google and Yahoo to remove all "derogatory" content from their sites by Feb 6.The court ordered ... Read more...

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Pilots strike enters seventh day, ICPA writes to PM


May 3rd, 2011 - 1:17 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, May 3 (ANI): With the Air India pilots' strike entering its seventh day on Tuesday, the Indian Commercial Pilots' Association has asked Prime Minister Manmohan Singh to intervene in ... Read more...

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Pilots’ strike will not see another day, rules Delhi High Court


May 2nd, 2011 - 4:56 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, May 2 (ANI): The Delhi High Court has asked striking Air India pilots to take a decision on resuming their work, warning 'this strike will not see another day'.A division ... Read more...

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Pilots’ strike: Delhi High Court to hear contempt case


May 2nd, 2011 - 12:19 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, May 2 (ANI): With the Air India pilots' strike entering its sixth day on Monday, the Delhi High Court will hear a contempt case against three pilots, including Indian Commercial ... Read more...

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Pak Supreme Court directs sitting PCO judges ‘not to issue any judicial orders’


February 18th, 2011 - 6:00 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Feb 18(ANI): Pakistan's Supreme Court has directed the sitting judges who took oath under the Provisional Constitution Order (PCO) not to issue any judicial orders.The concerned judges are facing contempt ... Read more...

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Pak Chief Justice to decide if Musharraf should be prosecuted for defying SC order


February 3rd, 2011 - 5:25 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Feb 3(ANI): Pakistan's Supreme Court has declined to accept the pleas of two sitting superior court judges facing contempt charges, who sought the prosecution of former president Pervez Musharraf and ... Read more...

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Verdict against judges who took oath after Musharraf declared emergency reserved


January 27th, 2011 - 6:13 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Jan 27(ANI): Pakistan's Supreme Court has reserved its verdict in the contempt charges against superior court judges for taking oath under the Provisional Constitution Order (PCO).A four-judge bench was hearing ... Read more...

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Court pulls up lawyer facing contempt charges


January 4th, 2011 - 12:55 am ICT by IANS
Gandhinagar, Jan 3 (IANS) Pulling up a lawyer facing contempt of court proceedings, the Gujarat High Court has been directed him to remain present before it Jan 24.The bench comprising Justices A.M. ... Read more...

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Pak Supreme Court dismisses PCO judges case objections


December 13th, 2010 - 6:59 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Dec. 13 (ANI): Pakistan's Supreme Court on Monday continued the hearing of a case regarding contempt of court notices to PCO judges, a day after dismissing further objections filed against the ... Read more...

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Oksana Grigorieva Contempt Charges Against Mel Gibson, for $20K Monthly


October 30th, 2010 - 12:22 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Oct 29 (THAINDIAN NEWS) In a story which was posted on RadarOnline, Oksana Grigorieva has filed a contempt charge against her ex-lover and father of her baby, Mel Gibson.The legal ... Read more...

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Court accepts former councillor’s apology, reduces fine


October 16th, 2009 - 10:17 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 16 (IANS) A former woman councillor of the Municipal Corporation of Delhi (MCD) facing contempt of court charges and a fine of over Rs.1 lakh got a reprieve after ... Read more...

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Women who hurled slipper at judge get fresh contempt notices


August 20th, 2009 - 8:04 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 20 (IANS) The Supreme Court Thursday issued fresh contempt notices to three women who are already facing contempt proceedings before it for hurling a slipper at an apex ... Read more...

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Anand convicted for contempt of court, may get more punishment (Lead)


July 29th, 2009 - 9:44 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 29 (IANS) The Supreme Court Wednesday issued notice to noted criminal lawyer and former MP R.K. Anand, asking him why he should not be given more punishment, including jail ... Read more...

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Delhi civic chief faces contempt charges


May 5th, 2009 - 7:11 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 5 (IANS) The chief of the capital's civic body administration faces contempt charges for not abiding by the Delhi High Court's orders on night sweeping in the city. Justice ... Read more...

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UK-based Bangladeshi doc says she was forced to marry


December 18th, 2008 - 5:36 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 18 (ANI): Hamayra Abedin, a doctor working with Britains National Health Service (NHS), who was held captive by her parents in Bangladesh, has said that she was forced to ... Read more...

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UK-based Bangladeshi doctor freed after Dhaka court forbids her forced marriage


December 15th, 2008 - 11:44 am ICT by ANI
London/Dhaka, Dec.15 (ANI): A doctor working with Britains National Health Service (NHS), who was held captive by her parents in Bangladesh in an attempt to force her into marriage to a ... Read more...

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Opposition leader sentenced to 12 days in jail


June 2nd, 2008 - 4:01 pm ICT by admin
DPA Singapore, June 2 (DPA) Singapore's most vocal opposition party leader was sentenced Monday to 12 days in jail for contempt arising from remarks made during a hearing to assess damages from a ... Read more...

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