Wednesday, 25 May, 2022

Topic: Impeachment

Speaker Nancy Pelosi says House will vote to impeach Trump unless Pence acts

Pelosi said Democratic leaders will request unanimous consent in the House for a resolution urging Mike Pence to convene the cabinet to invoke the 25th Amendment to the Constitution.

Impeach Trump now

Trump has only two weeks left in office but his actions — from rejecting peaceful transfer of power to inciting the mob that stormed US Capitol — threaten American democracy.

US Senate acquits Trump and ends divisive impeachment trial

The Republican-led Senate voted 52-48 to find Trump not guilty of abusing his power and 53-47 to find him not guilty of obstructing Congress.

US House impeaches Donald Trump for abuse of power and obstructing Congress

Donald trump now faces trial in Senate early next year. US Supreme Court Chief Justice will preside over the trial.

Not fair, I’ve done absolutely nothing wrong: US President Donald Trump on his impeachment

The impeachment against Trump now moves to the House of Representatives, where the opposition Democratic Party enjoys a majority.

US House to draft articles of impeachment against president Trump, Speaker Pelosi announces

US House Speaker Nancy Pelosi's announcement puts Donald Trump on track to become the third US president ever to be impeached.

Trump ‘over a barrel’ as impeachment inquiry begins, and a ‘kiss of death’ for Boris

The best cartoons of the week, chosen by the editors at ThePrint.

Trump’s presidency on shaky ground as US House votes to carry out impeachment inquiry

Donald Trump will become the fourth president to face an impeachment inquiry, but could well be the first to be impeached and seek reelection.

Not only Ukraine, Trump accused of also coercing Italy, Australia & China to probe rivals

Donald Trump, who is facing impeachment proceedings, was originally accused of asking Ukrain to investigate Joe Biden. But that isn’t an isolated case.

Trump’s response to impeachment inquiry by the House is difficult to defend

The White House has called the inquiry unconstitutional and said it has denied Trump the basic right to cross-examine witnesses guaranteed to all Americans.

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World’s $300 trillion in debt. Here’s what it means for services like health, education

To meet debt payments, at least 100 countries will have to reduce spending on essential services, the IMF estimates.


Boeing's F/A-18 Super Hornet pulls off its first successful launch from a ski-jump at Naval Air Station Patuxent River, US | Photo credit: Boeing

2 American Super Hornets in India as Boeing looks to showcase fighters for Navy deal

Navy looking at about 26 multi-role deck-based fighters for its aircraft carrier. Visit by Super Hornets comes close on heels of similar trip by competitor Rafale M of Dassault Aviation.

Mandir or Masjid? New surveys not needed, just acceptance of truth & move towards reconciliation

That temples were destroyed and mosques built is undisputed history. The past can’t be changed, but we can’t deny the wrongs of the past either before we consider reconciliation.