cabinet reshuffle

Piyush Goyal given additional charge of Finance Ministry, Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore is new I&B Minister

Piyush Goyal given additional charge of Finance Ministry, Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore is new I&B Minister

Arun Jaitley underwent a successful kidney transplant at AIIMS on Monday.

May 14, 2018, 21:22 PM IST
Speaker, seven others sworn in as ministers in J&K

Speaker, seven others sworn in as ministers in J&K

Jammu and Kashmir Assembly speaker Kavinder Gupta and seven others were today sworn in as ministers in the state's PDP-BJP government led by Mehbooba Mufti.

Apr 30, 2018, 14:11 PM IST
Jammu and Kashmir cabinet reshuffle on April 30, new ministers to take oath

Jammu and Kashmir cabinet reshuffle on April 30, new ministers to take oath

The People's Democratic Party and the Bharatiya Janata Party coalition government in Jammu and Kashmir will undertake a major reshuffle of the state cabinet, including induction of some new ministers, on April 30, Deputy Chief Minister Nirmal Singh said. "The oath ceremony will take place at 12 noon on April 30," Singh said.

Apr 29, 2018, 07:28 AM IST

Newly inducted Ministers assume charge, spell out priorities

Puri, the Minister of State (Independent Charge) for Housing and Urban Affairs, said he would give his best to meet the targets.

Sep 05, 2017, 00:19 AM IST
Nitish blames media for blowing JD (U)'s non-inclusion in Cabinet expansion out of proportion

Nitish blames media for blowing JD (U)'s non-inclusion in Cabinet expansion out of proportion

Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Monday blamed the media for blowing Janata Dal (United)'s (JD(U)) non-inclusion in the reshuffle of the Union Cabinet, out of proportion.

Sep 04, 2017, 14:44 PM IST
Experiments continue three years on: Sena on cabinet rejig

Experiments continue three years on: Sena on cabinet rejig

Describing the rejig of the Union council of ministers as a political necessity, the BJP's bickering ally Shiv Sena said experiments continued even after three years of the Narendra Modi government. People were still waiting for 'achhe din', the Shiv Sena said in an editorial in its mouthpiece Saamana.

Sep 04, 2017, 12:30 PM IST
Cabinet reshuffle: Modi, Shah's balance between rewarding performance and pleasing RSS

Cabinet reshuffle: Modi, Shah's balance between rewarding performance and pleasing RSS

The cabinet reshuffle and expansion had lots of surprises. Narendra Modi and Amit Shah tried to maintain delicate balance between rewarding performance and pleasing RSS.

Sep 04, 2017, 08:17 AM IST
New Cabinet ministers must fulfill PM Modi's 2014 promises: Sharad Yadav

New Cabinet ministers must fulfill PM Modi's 2014 promises: Sharad Yadav

Janata Dal-United supremo Sharad Yadav believes that the newly-appointed members of the Cabinet need to fulfill the promises made by Prime Minister Narendra Modi during the 2014 electoral campaign.

Sep 04, 2017, 06:48 AM IST
Modi's Cabinet reshuffle springs many surprises; Sitharaman, Goyal biggest gainers

Modi's Cabinet reshuffle springs many surprises; Sitharaman, Goyal biggest gainers

Sitharaman now is set to become India's first full-time woman Defence Minister.

Sep 03, 2017, 22:42 PM IST
Shift to commerce min from railways no demotion, says PrabhuShift to commerce ministry from railways no demotion, says Prabhu

Shift to commerce min from railways no demotion, says PrabhuShift to commerce ministry from railways no demotion, says Prabhu

Prabhu was moved out of the important railway ministry and was handed over the commerce and industry portfolio in the Cabinet recast.

Sep 03, 2017, 21:38 PM IST
Profiles of four ministers promoted in Modi govt

Profiles of four ministers promoted in Modi govt

PM Modi has promoted four ministers on Sunday in a Cabinet reshuffle for their exceptional work. 

Sep 03, 2017, 21:23 PM IST
Profiles of nine new faces in Modi's council of ministers

Profiles of nine new faces in Modi's council of ministers

PM Modi has inducted nine new faces in his government - here are their profiles

Sep 03, 2017, 20:43 PM IST
Nirmala Sitharaman - Her journey from economics to defence

Nirmala Sitharaman - Her journey from economics to defence

Nirmala Sitharaman on Sunday has been elevated to Cabinet rank for her exceptional work. 

Sep 03, 2017, 19:59 PM IST
Here are world's other women defence ministers

Here are world's other women defence ministers

Before her, the then prime minister Indira Gandhi had helmed the ministry from 1975-77 as additional charge.

Sep 03, 2017, 19:28 PM IST

Watch: First woman Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on her appointment

Nirmala Sitharaman has been appointed defence minister and she will be the first woman defence minister.

Sep 03, 2017, 19:27 PM IST

Taal Thok Ke: Will cabinet reshuffle help in achieving dream of 'New India'?

PM Modi's cabinet expansion is being regarded as crucial for the preparation of 2019 Lok Sabha election. However, how much will this expansion help in changing India's future remains the main question. Watch Taal Thok Ke to know answer of this question.

Sep 03, 2017, 19:25 PM IST

Watch: Dharmendra Pradhan thanks PM Modi

Dharmendra Pradhan has been given a cabinet berth in PM Modi cabinet with Pradhan retaining petroleum ministry. He thanked PM Modi for believing in his capability. Watch to know more.

Sep 03, 2017, 16:40 PM IST

Piyush Goyal becomes new Railway Minister, retains Coal Ministry

Piyush Goyal has been elevated to Cabinet rank and gets additional charge of Rail Ministry along with Coal Ministry. Also, Dharmendra Pradhan retains Petroleum Ministry. Watch to know more.

Sep 03, 2017, 16:39 PM IST

Cabinet reshuffle 2017: As it happened

Nine new ministers from diverse backgrounds and rich administrative experiences are expected to be inducted into Modi's Council of Ministers. Four more Union ministers are likely to be promoted today.

Sep 03, 2017, 16:25 PM IST
Cabinet reshuffle 2017: Here's list of new ministers, their portfolios

Cabinet reshuffle 2017: Here's list of new ministers, their portfolios

With a focus on his agenda on good governance, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday expanded the union council of ministers for the third time after he took office in 2014.

Sep 03, 2017, 15:12 PM IST