Earlier on Monday, Premadasa dismissed the possibility of a no-confidence motion like Pakistan to oust the present government in Sri Lanka.
Castillo, a political neophyte who shook the country when he defeated the political elite to become president, survived his second impeachment attempt.
As many as 98 ruling party lawmakers on Sunday morning registered the motion against Rana who has been in the eye of the storm since October 2021.
Brazil: Despite presidential polls being 1 yr away, thousands protest, seek Jair Bolsonaro's impeachment
The protests, smaller than those in support of Bolsonaro last Sept. 7, were promoted by leftist parties and some union movements linked to the ex-President Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva's Worker´s Party.
The candidates' reluctance underscores the risky politics of investigating the president for "high crimes and misdemeanors."
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.
The real objective of the impeachment motion moved by the Congress is to intimidate the CJI into recusing himself from ‘sensitive’ cases
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.
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.
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".
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.
Following are the "charges of acts of misbehaviour" in the impeachment motion submitted by the opposition parties to Rajya Sabha Chairman against the CJI.
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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.
A bench headed by Justice AK Sikri said it would not restrain the media before hearing the AG and declined to pass any order.