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Congress' CJI impeachment fiasco will hurt them in K'taka polls: Jaitley

'The Congress Party was looking for a friendly pitch to bowl on,' Jaitley, who himself is an eminent lawyer said in a Facebook post.

08 May 2018 8:19 PM

Congress withdraws plea against Naidu’s rejection of CJI removal motion

Cong MPs withdrew plea challenging rejection of notice on impeachment against the CJI by Vice President Venkaiah Naidu.

08 May 2018 11:47 AM

Congress CJI plea to be heard today

A five judge bench of Justices A.K. Sikri, S.A. Bobde, N.V. Ramana, Arun Mishra and A.K. Goel will hear the petition today.

08 May 2018 1:09 AM

5-judge SC bench to hear petition for CJI impeachment on Tuesday

The bench comprising Justices AK Sikri, SA Bobde, NV Ramana, Arun Mishra and AK Goel will hear the plea tomorrow.

07 May 2018 9:00 PM

Congress challenges Venkaiah Naidu's impeachment move against CJI

Decision to reject impeachment motion against Chief Justice Dipak Misra is 'illegal and arbitrary', Congress told SC.

07 May 2018 11:45 AM


Top two judges ask CJI Dipak Misra to call full court to discuss SC 'future'

This comes days after 7 opposition parties moved an impeachment notice against the Chief Justice of India.

25 Apr 2018 10:16 AM

Impeachment notice: Illegal, hasty order says Cong, to move SC over rejection

The order shattered the confidence of the people and jeopardised the legal system, Congress leader Kapil Sibal said.

24 Apr 2018 9:11 AM

Venkaiah Naidu begins consultations on impeachment notice against CJI

Leaders of the opposition parties on Friday met Naidu and handed over the notice of impeachment against the CJI.

23 Apr 2018 9:27 AM

7 Opposition parties led by Congress move to impeach CJI Misra

An impeachment motion in Rajya Sabha has to be supported by at least 50 MPs, while one in the Lok Sabha is to be supported by 100 MPs.

21 Apr 2018 1:10 AM

Impeachment motion a 'revenge petition' over SC verdict on Loya case: FM

Jaitley asserted that BJP chief Amit Shah had no role in the alleged Sohrabuddin Sheikh fake encounter case.

20 Apr 2018 7:58 PM


Congress using impeachment as a political tool: Jaitley on mutiny against CJI

Jaitley asserted that BJP chief Amit Shah had no role in the alleged Sohrabuddin Sheikh fake encounter case.

20 Apr 2018 4:51 PM

Oppn moves to impeach CJI, Congress confident of numbers

The Oppn met Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu and handed over a notice seeking the impeachment of the CJI.

20 Apr 2018 1:44 PM

Impeachment talks ‘unfortunate’, says SC hearing plea seeking gag on media

SC asks AG KK Venugopal to assist it to deal with plea seeking gag on the media from reporting such statements.

20 Apr 2018 1:13 PM

Oppn hands over notice for CJI Dipak Misra's impeachment to RS chairman

Over 60 MPs belonging to seven political parties signed the notice seeking impeachment of CJI Dipak Misra.

20 Apr 2018 1:04 PM

Talking with oppn on bringing impeachment motion against CJI in budget session: CPI-M

Opposition parties like the Congress and the CPI(M) had called for a probe into the issues flagged by the four judges.

23 Jan 2018 6:15 PM