slanderous


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(used of statements) harmful and often untrue

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Former president Demetris Christofias on Thursday told the court that although well aware that people in public life were subject to criticism for both their public and personal choices, he never expected to hear such false and slanderous allegations as those heard in the course of a lawsuit filed against him by contractor -- and onetime close friend and confidant -- Miltiades Neophytou.
He has denied all the claims against him, branding the lawsuits "slanderous."
Speaking to the Samanyolu Haber news station on Tuesday, E[currency]imE-ek said that GE-len's morals and manners prevent him from answering the slanderous accusations directed at him by Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdoy-an and people close to his ruling Justice and Development Party (AK Party) government.
London, July 2 (ANI): A French court has ruled against a lawsuit filed by President Islam Karimov's youngest child, saying that it is not slanderous to describe her as "a dictator's daughter".
Summary: Rabat - The office of the House of Representatives (lower house), on Wednesday, strongly denounced the slanderous campaign orchestrated against it, and warned of the serious repercussions that may result.
The Court of Publications sentenced author Paul Shaoul to one month in prison and a fine of LL10 million and it fined journalist Khashan LL10 million for writing an article containing slanderous content against Aoun.
Summary: DUBAI -- The British government has distanced itself from slanderous stories carried by some British newspapers, that targeted Dubai vis-a-vis the impact of the global financial crisis.
I FIND it slanderous and deeply sexist that yet another ludicrous surveyhas concluded this week that men are twice as good at mental arithmetic as women.
A PERSON of wisdom should be truthful, without arrogance, without deceit, not slanderous or hateful.
Stronger, even more slanderous words were uttered in the wake of Thursday night's UEFA Cup match between AC Milan and Hapoel Tel-Aviv.
If you haven't already heard them, here are the slanderous words: The Catholic Church is "the greatest criminal organization outside the mafia."
The officer had also written a letter without having knowledge about rules, competence and used slanderous language bypassing all norms, according to the statement.
The Opposition is spreading slanderous allegations and fake news just to win votes in the 14th General Election (GE14), said Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak.
In a statement, she said those, who are using social media for slanderous and negative propaganda against the constitutional state institutions, are warned to desist from this undesirable activity.
But circus owner David Duffy hit back, branding the campaigner's comments "slanderous".