Sri Lanka's opposition leader Sajith Premadasa signs impeachment and no-confidence motion
Earlier on Monday, Premadasa dismissed the possibility of a no-confidence motion like Pakistan to oust the present government in Sri Lanka.
Peru's president survives 2nd impeachment effort in 8 months
Castillo, a political neophyte who shook the country when he defeated the political elite to become president, survived his second impeachment attempt.
Impeach Trump? Most 2020 Democrats tiptoe past the question
The candidates' reluctance underscores the risky politics of investigating the president for "high crimes and misdemeanors."
Prepared to do 'ekla chalo', reiterate Justice Joseph’s elevation: Congress
Going a step ahead, Congress said the collegium could even slap a contempt of court notice on the government if it does not follow the recommendation a second time.
Target is Modi, not CJI Misra
The real objective of the impeachment motion moved by the Congress is to intimidate the CJI into recusing himself from ‘sensitive’ cases
Rejection of impeachment notice against CJI had precedent five decades ago
An impeachment motion against Justice J C Shah was submitted to Lok Sabha speaker G S Dhillon in May 1970 following a campaign by a former government servant charging him with dishonesty.
Eminent jurists, ex-judges didn't find fault with Venkaiah Naidu's rejection of impeachment notice against CJI Dipak Misra
Soli Sorabjee and Fali Nariman were of the view that Congress-led opposition had no chance to succeed as issues raised in the impeachment notice against the CJI were not of "sufficient gravity".
Venkaiah Naidu acted in a hurried manner: Former Lok Sabha Speaker Somnath Chatterjee on CJI impeachment notice
Venkaiah Naidu today rejected the unprecedented impeachment notice given by Opposition parties, led by the Congress, against CJI Dipak Misra, saying it lacked substantial merit.
Vice-President only statutory authority to reject impeachment notice: F S Nariman
Eminent jurist Fali S Nariman today said the issues raised in the impeachment notice against CJI Dipak Misra were not of "sufficient gravity and rightly rejected" by Venkaiah Naidu.
Venkaiah Naidu has rightly applied his mind: Soli Sorabjee on Vice-President's impeachment notice decision
Eminent jurist and former Attorney General of India Soli Sorabjee today welcomed Rajya Sabha Chairman M Venkaiah Naidu's decision to reject the motion against CJI Dipak Misra.
Impeachment row: CJI Dipak Misra, other judges sat at 10.45 am to undertake court proceedings
CJI Misra, who usually holds his court at 10.30 AM, entered the courtroom almost 15 minutes late and started hearing lawyers who wanted their petitions to be listed for urgent mentioning.
Congress to approach Supreme Court after Vice-President Venkaiah Naidu rejects CJI impeachment motion
The quick decision came a day after Naidu held consultations with experts on the merits of the impeachment motion submitted before him on Friday.
Vice-President Venkaiah Naidu rejects Opposition's impeachment notice against Chief Justice of India Dipak Misra
Seven opposition parties led by the Congress had last week moved a notice before him for impeachment of the Chief Justice of India (CJI) on five grounds of "misbehaviour".
Impeachment notice against CJI 'attack on judiciary': Vijay Goel
The notice for impeachment of the CJI given by the Congress is an "attack on the judiciary" and is "politically motivated", Union Minister Vijay Goel said today.
CJI impeachment motion: Four acts of 'misbehaviour' levelled against Chief Justice Dipak Misra
Following are the "charges of acts of misbehaviour" in the impeachment motion submitted by the opposition parties to Rajya Sabha Chairman against the CJI.
Impeachment move against CJI: This is how a judge can be removed
The procedure for removal of judges is elaborated in the Judges Inquiry Act, 1968. The Act sets out the following steps for removal from office...
Opposition motion a ‘revenge’ petition, says Arun Jaitley
Jaitley said Amit Shah had no role in Sohrabuddin Case and it was an alleged encounter executed by some central agencies through the State Police.
Supreme Court seeks Attorney General KK Venugopal's help on media gag on CJI impeachment
A bench headed by Justice AK Sikri said it would not restrain the media before hearing the AG and declined to pass any order.
64 Opposition MPs submit impeachment notice against Chief Justice of India Dipak Misra
Senior Congress leader Ghulam Nabi Azad said the Opposition did not discuss its merits but just requested that "this is our motion and the number required is sufficient under the constitution.
Supreme Court 'very disturbed' by public statements on impeachment of judges
The Supreme Court today termed as very unfortunate the public statements, including those made by lawmakers, on impeachment of judges.
AAI gives target to airports to achieve 100% use of Green Energy by 2024
Loss of seniority of candidates recommended earlier 'matter of grave concern': SC Collegium
Former Karnataka CM S M Krishna, industrialist Kumar Mangalam Birla get Padma awards
IND VS AUS: Australia post 269 despite fine bowling efforts from Hardik, Kuldeep
Indian mission in London's security heightened as British Sikh groups call for protests
HC declares void divorce given to Indian couple by US court, orders husband to pay wife Rs 25L