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Travolta in legal trouble over alleged gay encounters


June 23rd, 2012 - 4:02 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, June 23 (IANS) John Travolta has landed into another legal problem after an author who wrote a book about the Hollywood star's alleged gay encounters has filed a ... Read more...

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Modi to appeal against court order favouring Cairns


April 3rd, 2012 - 7:59 pm ICT by IANS
Wellington, April 3 (IANS) Former Indian Premier League (IPL) chairman Lalit Modi will be appealing against the High Court of London's verdict in the libel case filed against him by ... Read more...

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Chris wants to be involved in Kiwi cricket


March 27th, 2012 - 4:20 pm ICT by IANS
Wellington, March 27 (IANS) Former New Zealand all-rounder Chris Cairns hopes to be involved with New Zealand Cricket (NZC) after winning his libel case against former Indian Premier League (IPL) ... Read more...

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Chris Cairns wins libel suit against Lalit Modi


March 26th, 2012 - 5:37 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 26 (IANS) Former New Zealand cricketer Chris Cairns Monday won his libel case against ex-Indian Premier League (IPL) chairman Lalit Modi, who has been asked to pay 90,000 ... Read more...

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Lalit Modi to sue England board chief Giles Clarke


April 9th, 2011 - 8:37 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 9 (IANS) Giles Clarke, the chairman of the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB), is being sued by former IPL chief Lalit Modi for libel over an email ... Read more...

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ECB boss sued over email slamming IPL ‘takeover’ of English Twenty20


April 9th, 2011 - 7:16 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr.9 (ANI): Giles Clarke, the chairman of the England and Wales Cricket Board, is being sued for libel over an email he sent last May to Indian cricketing authorities warning of ... Read more...

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Becks lodges appeal to overturn court decision to throw out libel case


March 18th, 2011 - 2:41 pm ICT by ANI
London, March 18 (ANI): Soccer ace David Beckham has launched a battle to overturn a court's decision to throw out his 15.5 million-pound libel claim against a U.S. magazine which printed ... Read more...

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Donal Kinsella Rewarded £8.51million for Sleepwalking Naked


November 19th, 2010 - 2:30 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Nov 18 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Even the judge seemed shocked when a High Court in Ireland awarded £8.51million to Donal Kinsella in the case in which he walked naked into the bedroom of ... Read more...

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Cairns gets court’s nod to pursue Twitter libel case against Lalit Modi


November 17th, 2010 - 1:56 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 17 (ANI): Former New Zealand all-rounder Chris Cairns has won court approval to advance his Twitter libel case against former Indian Premier League (IPL) commissioner Lalit Modi.Cairns had alleged that ... Read more...

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Brit Indian science writer Simon Singh wins libel appeal


April 2nd, 2010 - 12:48 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr.2 (ANI): A Brit Indian science writer has won the right to rely on the defence of fair comment in a libel action, in a landmark ruling at the Court of ... Read more...

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Chelsea FC owner Abramovich wins libel case over gambling claims


March 18th, 2010 - 7:10 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar.18 (ANI): Chelsea FC owner Roman Abramovich has accepted a public apology and substantial libel damages at the High Court over false newspaper allegations that he had a serious gambling ... Read more...

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Stalin’s grandson sues Moscow radio station for dishonouring Russian dictator


December 20th, 2009 - 6:32 pm ICT by ANI
Moscow, Dec. 20 (ANI): Russian dictator Josef Stalin's grandson is reportedly suing a Moscow radio station for wrongfully dishonouring the dictator.The lawsuit is the second of its kind filed by Yevgeny Dzhugashvili.Ekho ... Read more...

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Grandson loses legal attempt to rehabilitate Soviet dictator Stalin’s reputation


October 14th, 2009 - 4:38 pm ICT by ANI
Moscow, Oct.14 (ANI): Yevgeny Dzhugashvili, a grandson of Soviet Union dictator Josef Stalin, has lost a legal battle to rehabilitate the latter's murderous reputation posthumously. A Russian court threw out a libel ... Read more...

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Courtney Love fires back at libel case


August 22nd, 2009 - 6:26 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Aug 22 (ANI): Courtney Love has fired back at a fashion designer whom she once called a 'nasty lying hosebag thief' on Twitter.Dawn Simorangkir, the Austin, Texas, fashion designer, who ... Read more...

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British Indian scientist fights libel


June 12th, 2009 - 3:39 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 12 (IANS) A Britain-based scientist and bestselling author of Indian origin is fighting a libel case after he criticised the alternative medical system of chiropractic as unscientific. Top scientists have ... Read more...

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Indian-origin writer in costly fight with chiropractors


May 14th, 2009 - 6:39 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 14 (IANS) Popular Indian-origin science writer Simon Singh says he is considering fighting on with the British Chiropractic Association in a libel case that has already cost him more than ... Read more...

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The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo


October 27th, 2008 - 10:49 am ICT by Amrit Rashmisrisethi
The book written by a Swedish writer and a journalist named Stieg Larsson and translated in English by Reg Keeland. The original version of the book is named " Män som hatar ... Read more...

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Withdrawal of libel suit for Sonia ad not a defeat: Overseas Congress


October 6th, 2008 - 8:01 pm ICT by IANS
New York, Oct 6 (IANS) The Indian National Overseas Congress (INOC) has withdrawn the $100 million libel suit relating to an ad in New York Times last year attacking Sonia Gandhi, but ... Read more...

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Salman Rushdies libel case set for settlement today


August 26th, 2008 - 1:30 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 26 (ANI): Indian-British novelist Sir Salman Rushdie will be appearing today at the High Court for the settlement of a libel action he brought over allegations in a book ... Read more...

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Rushdie’s libel case to be settled in court Tuesday


August 26th, 2008 - 11:20 am ICT by IANS
London, Aug 26 (IANS) Salman Rushdie will be at the High Court later Tuesday for the settlement of a libel action he brought over allegations in a book written by a former ... Read more...

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British tabloid apologises to missing girl’s parents


March 19th, 2008 - 3:36 pm ICT by admin
DPA London, March 19 (DPA) A British tabloid newspaper chain Wednesday published front-page apologies and were due to pay substantial damages to the parents of Madeleine McCann, who has been missing in Portugal ... Read more...

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