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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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Stalin’s grandson files libel suit against Russian parliament


November 22nd, 2011 - 12:31 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, Nov 21 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Joseph Stalin's grandson Yevgeny Dzhugashvili has filed a defamation lawsuit against the lower house of the Russian parliament demanding the refutation of a statement on ... Read more...

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David Beckham’s libel suit dismissed


February 16th, 2011 - 3:48 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 16 (IANS) Soccer ace David Beckham's libel lawsuit against a US showbiz magazine has been dismissed.Last year In Touch published a story claiming the footballer had cheated on his ... Read more...

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BJP warns of legal action over Ananth Kumar-Radia allegations


December 24th, 2010 - 9:49 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 24 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Friday warned of legal action against the Congress for accusing party leader Ananth Kumar of helping corporate lobbyist Niira Radia fix ... 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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HINDRAF chief files RM 100 m libel suit against ten persons


January 1st, 2010 - 1:35 pm ICT by ANI
Kuala Lumpur, Jan.1 (ANI): HINDRAF chairman P. Waytha Moorthy is suing Penang Deputy Chief Minister Prof Dr P. Ramasamy, six local media organisations and three others for RM 100 million for defamation. ... Read more...

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Judge blasts Rita Cosby’s book on Anna Nicole Smith over gay sex video claim


July 8th, 2009 - 3:24 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Jul 8 (ANI): Veteran TV news anchor Rita Cosby's book on Anna Nicole Smith has been blasted by a federal judge, who said that her claims of the late model ... Read more...

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Anti-war British MP slaps libel notice on Canadian minister


May 2nd, 2009 - 11:15 am ICT by IANS
Toronto, May 2 (IANS) An anti-war British MP, who was denied entry into Canada in March for his alleged support to terrorists and links to the Palestinian Hamas movement, has launched a ... 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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Asian police officer faces sack for racism charge against boss


July 19th, 2008 - 1:28 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 19 (IANS) The racism row between London police chief Ian Blair and his seniormost deputy of Asian origin Tarique Ghaffur has taken another turn with the former threatening to strip ... Read more...

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Indian-born civil rights leader takes on British culture secretary over slur


June 20th, 2008 - 1:49 pm ICT by IANS
By Venkata Vemuri London, June 20 (IANS) Shami Chakrabarti, one of Britain's most powerful Asian women, has threatened to sue Culture Secretary Andy Durnham for "smearing" her relationship with well-known Conservative leader David ... Read more...

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Libel suit filed in US for ads against Sonia


April 8th, 2008 - 11:23 pm ICT by admin
(Lead)New York, April 8 (IANS) The Indian National Overseas Congress (INOC) has filed a $100 million libel lawsuit against three people associated with the US wing of the Bharatiaya Janata Party (BJP), ... Read more...

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Libel suit against three for defaming Sonia in US


April 8th, 2008 - 9:00 pm ICT by admin
New York, April 8 (IANS) The Indian National Overseas Congress (US) has filed a $100 million libel lawsuit in a New York court against three members of the Forum for Saving Gandhi's ... Read more...

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Ms Tiger Woods to donate PS 90,000 libel money to cancer charity


December 8th, 2007 - 8:56 pm ICT by admin
Edinburgh, Dec 8 (ANI): Elin Nordegren Woods, wife of world's number one golfer Tiger Woods, will be donating PS 90,000 to charity that she won in damages from an Irish magazine that ... Read more...

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