N D Tiwari seeks extension of deadline to vacate premises

Former chief minister N D Tiwari today sought an extension of the deadline set by Uttarakhand High Court to vacate the official bungalow allotted to him, saying he cannot shift out due to infirmities of old age and prevailing cold. The nonagenarian leader filed an application through his counsel Aditya Kumar Arya in the high […]

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N D Tiwari is father of Rohit Shekhar: HC

The DNA test on N D Tiwari has revealed that he is the biological father of a 32-year-old youth who today won a five-year-long legal battle on a paternity suit which the veteran Congress leader tried to scuttle from the beginning. In a first of its kind case involving a politician in India, the Delhi […]

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N D Tiwari’s DNA report to be opened

The Delhi High Court today rejected veteran Congress leader N D Tiwari’s plea to keep his DNA report secret and hold in-camera hearing of the paternity suit of a youth claiming to be his biological son.  Justice Reva Khetrapal dismissed N D Tiwari’s application saying the Supreme Court’s May 24 order to maintain confidentiality was […]

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N.D. Tiwari gets contempt of court notice

The Delhi High Court Tuesday issued a contempt notice to Congress leader N.D. Tiwari for defying its order asking him to give his blood sample in a paternity suit filed by a 32-year-old claiming to be his son.   Justice Gita Mittal, referring to her Sep 23 judgment in which she had termed Tiwari’s refusal […]

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N D Tiwari is Rohit Shekhar’s father: HC

New Delhi, The Delhi High Court ruled today that veteran Congress leader N D Tiwari was indeed Rohit Shekhar’s father. Mr Shekhar (31) had moved the High Court to order a DNA test on the Congressman to test his paternity. However, the veteran Congressman and former Governor had steadfastly defied all attempts of the Court […]

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can’t be forced to give DNA test sample: N.D. Tiwari

Veteran Congress leader N.D. Tiwari Wednesday refused to appear before the Delhi High Court and moved an application stating that he cannot be forced to give a blood sample for a DNA test in a paternity suit filed by a 31-year-old man who says Tiwari is his biological father.  Tiwari, 85, moved an application before […]

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Apex court rejects N.D. Tiwari’s plea challenging blood sampling

The Supreme Court Friday rejected veteran Congress leader N.D. Tiwari’s appeal challenging a Delhi High Court order directing him to submit his blood samples for DNA profiling to decide a paternity suit filed by Rohit Shekhar, who claims to be his biological son. An apex court bench of Justice Aftam Alam and Justice R.M. Lodha, […]

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Court orders Tiwari to undergo paternity test

Veteran Congress leader N.D. Tiwari was Thursday ordered by the Delhi High Court to undergo a DNA test to ascertain a young man’s claim that Tiwari is his biological father. Rohit Shekhar, 31, who claims to be Tiwari’s son, was jubilant after the court’s decision. Tiwari has resisted the DNA test to determine the paternity […]

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