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Mukul Rohatgi

Mukul Rohatgi to return as AG for 2nd tenure

Rohatgi is an acknowledged lawyer in the legal fraternity for his competence in handling political, constitutional and corporate cases

14 Sep 2022 8:59 AM

Cruise ship drug case: Former AG Mukul Rohatgi to represent Aryan Khan in Bombay HC

Rohatgi will appear physically in the Court and argue the matter

26 Oct 2021 10:31 AM

SC asks Param Bir Singh to move Bombay HC on CBI probe in corruption allegations against Deshmukh

A bench headed by Justice Sanjay Kishan Kaul allowed Singh to withdraw the plea and approach the High Court

24 Mar 2021 2:08 PM

SC favours screening of programmes on OTT platforms

Objections were raised about some scenes in Tandav as they allegedly were hurting religious sentiments and deriding Dalits

05 Mar 2021 7:18 AM

SC to consider appointing ex-apex court judge to enquire into Hyd encounter

It clarified that the former apex court judge, who would enquire into the incident, would sit in Delhi.

11 Dec 2019 2:03 PM


Malegaon blast victim questions fomer attorney gen Rohatgi appearing for Purohit

Senior counsel BA Desai, appearing for Nisar Sayyed whose son was killed in the blast, raised objection to Rohatgi appearing for Purohit.

01 Aug 2019 8:11 PM

Ahead of Malegaon blast hearing, adv Rohatgi says case against Col Purohit bogus

Six people were killed and over 100 injured when an explosive device strapped to a motorcycle went off near a mosque in Malegaon in 2008

01 Aug 2019 1:52 PM

SC order does not restrict reservation to 50 per cent: Govt

The division bench asked whether a President’s notification was mandatory for granting reservation as per a 2018 amendment to the Constitution.

28 Feb 2019 2:24 AM

Govt: Rohatgi appointed jurist in Lokpal panel

He said senior advocate P.P. Rao was appointed as an eminent jurist in the panel, but the post became vacant after he passed away last year.

16 May 2018 1:23 AM

Don’t seek legal opinion from AG, bypassing us: Law Ministry to other ministries

In a strongly-worded letter, Law Secretary Suresh Chandra said that ministries should avoid 'impropriety' by approaching the AG directly.

22 Apr 2018 2:29 PM


Land cases sent to CJI as two benches in SC disagree

However, senior counsel Mukul Rohatgi has shown to us an order passed (by Justice Lokur’s bench) on Wednesday (to defer the matter).

23 Feb 2018 3:01 AM

Supreme Court relief for varsity official in graft case

The bench in its order said the cash deposit shall be utilized for the purpose of disbursing the amount to the 136 claimants.

24 Sep 2017 2:26 AM

K K Venugopal becomes new Attorney General of India

In 2015, Venugopal was conferred with Padma Vibhushan award by Government of India.

03 Jul 2017 11:58 AM

KK Venugopal is new attorney-general

A constitutional expert, Mr. Venugopal (86) has appeared in several high-profile and important cases in the Supreme Court .

01 Jul 2017 12:20 AM

KK Venugopal to succeed Mukul Rohatgi as Attorney General of India

A decision to appoint the 86-year-old veteran lawyer as the successor of Rohatgi was discussed before Modi's three-nation visit.

30 Jun 2017 8:51 PM


Gujarat’s Kamal Trivedi leads in A-G race

Venugopal has been appointed by the Supreme Court to represent the Enforcement Directorate and the CBI in the 2G scam.

15 Jun 2017 3:09 AM

Mukul Rohatgi not interested in remaining A-G

The appointments committee of the Cabinet, headed by the Prime Minister, had extended the tenure of several law officers, until further orders.

12 Jun 2017 1:45 AM

Mukul Rohatgi seeks to step down as Attorney General of India

Son of former Delhi high court judge, Justice Awadh Behari, Rohatgi was appointed as the 14th attorney general of India in June 2014.

11 Jun 2017 8:51 PM

Centre extends Attorney General Mukul Rohatgi's term

The extension order will be valid until further orders.

03 Jun 2017 7:10 PM

Let’s talk about women’s rights

The concept of a dissoluble contractual marriage is the contribution of Islamic law to the world.

23 May 2017 12:23 AM