The 59-year-old Khurshid, a lawyer by training, takes over as India`s External Affairs Minister.
Newly appointed Power Minister Jyotiraditya Scindia said that his priorities will be to ensure proper electricity supply in the country.
Speaking to the reports the newly inducted minister (Chiranjeevi)expressed his full faith in the Manmohan government.
Andhra Pradesh, a crucial state electorally for the Congress, Sunday got the maximum representation of six in the rejig.
Porika Naik Balram rushed to greet President Pranab Mukherjee and others present after his oath-taking, and in his joy almost forgot to sign his name after being sworn in.
Congress MP from Jodhpur Chandresh Kumari Katoch was among the two new faces inducted into the Manmohan Singh Cabinet Sunday.
Ashwani Kumar was Sunday elevated to cabinet rank. He was earlier minister of state for planning, science and technology and earth sciences.
MM Pallam Raju was Sunday sworn in as cabinet minister. He was minister of state for defence.
Telugu superstar-turned-politician K Chiranjeevi, who merged his Praja Rajyam Party with the Congress last year, was Sunday made minister of state with independent charge in the Manmohan Singh government.
Ajay Maken was Sunday elevated as Cabinet minister.
Dinsha Patel was Sunday elevated as cabinet minister.
Day in Pics: 29th August
August 29, 2014
Famous Ganesh Pandals in Mumbai