K K Venugopal

You will be thrown out, irked Supreme Court warns lawyer

You will be thrown out, irked Supreme Court warns lawyer

New Delhi: The Supreme Court warned a lawyer on Wednesday that he will be “thrown out of the court” after taking umbrage at his remarks t...Read More

Indira Jaising questions AG’s appearance in hearing

Indira Jaising questions AG’s appearance in hearing

New Delhi: Senior advocate Indira Jaising on Saturday questioned why Attorney General K K Venugopal appeared in the Supreme Court during ...Read More

Disclosure of collegium info would be deleterious: Supreme Court registry

Disclosure of collegium info would be deleterious: Supreme Court registry

New Delhi: Disclosure of highly confidential information like deliberations of collegium in appointing or elevating judges under the tran...Read More

RTI applies to sensitive info in cases of corruption: Supreme Court

RTI applies to sensitive info in cases of corruption: Supreme Court

New Delhi: The Supreme Court has reserved its order on whether it would examine the documents on the Rafale deal that the government says...Read More

I suppose thief returned documents: Chidambaram on AG’s fresh Rafale remarks

I suppose thief returned documents: Chidambaram on AG’s fresh Rafale remarks

New Delhi: Taking a swipe at Attorney General K K Venugopal’s fresh remark on Rafale documents, senior Congress leader P Chidambram Satur...Read More

Stolen Rafale documents veiled threat to media

Stolen Rafale documents veiled threat to media

The Attorney General of the Government of India K K Venugopal’s comments in the Supreme Court in the course of the hearing on the Rafale ...Read More

Rafale: Don’t blame messenger

Rafale: Don’t blame messenger

The Government plea in the Supreme Court opposing a review of its order in the Rafale deal on the ground that the documents on which it w...Read More

‘I am not somebody’s wife, I am person in my own right’

‘I am not somebody’s wife, I am person in my own right’

New Delhi: ‘‘I am a person in my own right”, retorted senior advocate Indira Jaising while taking strong exception to Attorney General K ...Read More

Lokpal: Attorney General K K Venugopal gets 10 days to inform about meet

Lokpal: Attorney General K K Venugopal gets 10 days to inform about meet

New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Thursday asked Attorney General K K Venugopal to inform it within 10 days about a possible date for the m...Read More

Rafale papers ‘stolen’ Modi government informed Supreme Court

Rafale papers ‘stolen’ Modi government informed Supreme Court

Government cites ‘theft’ to scuttle plea for review of Rafale judgement; says ‘stolen’ papers were accessed by Hindu newspaper and are no...Read More

Free speech vs contempt of court

Free speech vs contempt of court

Freedom of speech is the anti-thesis of contempt of court. And the father-son duo of Shanti and Prashant Bhushan know this very well. Thi...Read More

AG K K Venugopal files contempt petition against Prashant Bhushan

AG K K Venugopal files contempt petition against Prashant Bhushan

New Delhi: Attorney General K K Venugopal on Monday filed a contempt petition in the Supreme Court against activist lawyer Prashant Bhush...Read More

Attorney General files contempt petition against advocate Prashant Bhushan for scandalising court

Attorney General files contempt petition against advocate Prashant Bhushan for scandalising court

New Delhi: Attorney General K K Venugopal Monday filed a contempt petition in the Supreme Court against activist lawyer Prashant Bhushan ...Read More

Supreme Court expresses displeasure at non-appointment of regular CBI director

Supreme Court expresses displeasure at non-appointment of regular CBI director

New Delhi: The Supreme Court Friday asked the Centre why it has not appointed a regular CBI director and said it was “averse” to the appo...Read More

Justice A K Sikri also recuses

Justice A K Sikri also recuses

New Delhi: First, the Chief Justice of India and, now, Justice A K Sikri has recused himself from hearing a petition challenging appointm...Read More

Supreme Court directs states to give feedback on Centre’s draft law over custodial torture

Supreme Court directs states to give feedback on Centre’s draft law over custodial torture

New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Tuesday directed chief secretaries of all state governments to give within three weeks their feedback on ...Read More

File affidavit on steps taken for appointment of Lokpal: Supreme Court to Government

File affidavit on steps taken for appointment of Lokpal: Supreme Court to Government

New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Friday directed the Centre to place on affidavit steps taken till date for Lokpal’s appointment and expre...Read More

The French cat is out  of the bag

The French cat is out of the bag

The cat is finally out of the bag. The French government did not agree to give any sovereign guarantee to the Rafale deal and its offer o...Read More

Can’t dismiss petitions like this: AG to CJI

Can’t dismiss petitions like this: AG to CJI

New Delhi: Attorney General K K Venugopal (87), while appearing in a tax matter, on Monday mustered courage to tell Chief Justice Ranjan ...Read More

Second solicitor general P S Narasimha resigns

Second solicitor general P S Narasimha resigns

New Delhi: Yet another Additional Solicitor General P S Narasimha, who conducted some of the major cases for the Centre including the Ita...Read More

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