Named, ousted, deposed, appointed, nominated, abdicated, row, crisis, dispute, agrees, is forced, removed, replaced, coup, and my personal favourite 'votes to relieve'...
coup' ousts Emir of Kuwait Telegraph.co.uk
Ailing Kuwaiti Emir Is Ousted Los Angeles Times
PM nominated to lead Kuwait as emir TVNZ, New Zealand
New Kuwait amir nominated Aljazeera.net
Kuwait’s parliament deposes ailing ruler Financial Times
Kuwaiti legislators approve ailing emir's abdication Xinhua
Kuwait parliament votes out ailing emir Reuters
Kuwait's ailing emir resigns to make way for PM Sabah Times of India
PARLIAMENT VOTES TO RELIEVE SHEIKH SAAD; Cabinet nominates Sheikh ... Arab Times
That which we call a joke, by any other name would pretty much stink as well..
Democracy forever teases us with the contrast between its ideals and its realities, between its heroic possibilities and its sorry achievements.