No-confidence motion

Lankan Parliament defeats no-trust motion against President Gotabaya Rajapaksa

The motion by Opposition TNA MP M A Sumanthiran to suspend Parliament's standing orders in order to debate an expression of displeasure over Rajapaksa was defeated with 119 MPs voting against it.

published on : 17th May 2022

I have 'blocked' numbers of those in establishment: Imran Khan

"It would have been better to drop an atom bomb on Pakistan than to have these criminals in power,"

published on : 14th May 2022

Will prove majority in Parliament next week: Sri Lankan Opposition leader

President Gotabaya Rajapaksa has asked the Opposition to show their majority by garnering the support of 113 lawmakers in the 225-member Parliament to form the interim government.

published on : 30th April 2022

No-confidence motion against Sri Lankan President likely on April 19

Ranil Wickremesinghe said during their rule there was a surplus on the primary budget and money to pay debts. The present government is responsible for the economic crisis.

published on : 10th April 2022

Bowled out: Pakistan's cricketer-turned-PM Imran Khan loses office

The 69-year-old prime minister was dismissed on Sunday following a no-confidence motion in the national assembly.

published on : 10th April 2022

Embattled Pakistan PM Imran Khan vows to 'fight till last ball', will address nation

He has also called for a cabinet meeting tomorrow, they will discuss the current political situation in the country and hold a consultation over the foreign "threat letter".

published on : 8th April 2022

Pakistan Opposition passes 'no-trust vote' against PM Khan in 'own session' of Parliament

The Opposition declared the proceedings 'legal and valid' although it was conducted without the secretariat staff support and even without the sound system, it said.

published on : 4th April 2022

District panchayat chief accused of adding unapproved resolutions into meeting minutes

The panchayat vice-chairman and several councillors have threatened to move a no-confidence motion against District Panchayat Chairperson S Tamil Selvi.

published on : 12th March 2022

Cuddalore unions want no-trust vote against chairpersons

Councillors of Nallur panchayat union and C Thandeswaranallur village panchayat on Monday submitted a petition seeking no-confidence motions against their respective chairpersons.

published on : 9th March 2022

No-confidence motion ahead, panchayat union chairperson jumps to DMK

As two more members have joined the DMK, the strength of the party has increased to eight in the panchayat.

published on : 4th January 2022

Narendra Modi should get medically tested after Rahul Gandhi's hug: Subramanian Swamy

Subramanian Swamy criticised Rahul's unexpected hug to the Prime Minister during the No-Confidence Motion debate in the Lok Sabha, saying that it was unethical and shouldn't happen in the future.

published on : 22nd July 2018

No-confidence motion: AIADMK MPs were in dilemma over voting

Party sources said some of the AIADMK MPs were reluctant to support the BJP government; they felt abstaining from voting would be a safer stance for the party.

published on : 22nd July 2018

Will tackle Narendra Modi's hate with love: Rahul Gandhi

The no-confidence motion against the Modi government was defeated in the Lok Sabha after a 12-hour long heated debate which saw the treasury and opposition benches trade charges.

published on : 21st July 2018

No-Confidence Motion: Failures of BJP came to the fore, says Shashi Tharoor​

The No-confidence Motion has helped to present the failures of the BJP government before the nation. The outcome was predictable but the process was a success, claimed Shashi Tharoor.

published on : 21st July 2018

No-Confidence Motion: Narendra Modi's win is a `defeat of familism`, says Amit Shah

The BJP president said that those who were playing with the interests of the people were defeated, adding that it was just a glimpse of what would be the results in the next year's general ele

published on : 21st July 2018
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