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Uttar Pradesh Cabinet reshuffle postponed amid concerns over former finance minister Arun Jaitley's deteriorating health

Uttar Pradesh Cabinet expansion which was scheduled to take place on Monday, has been postponed amid concerns over the deteriorating health of former finance minister Arun Jaitley, who is currently on life support system at the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) in Delhi.

Aug 18, 2019, 22:24 PM IST

5W1H: Yogi Adityanath Cabinet reshuffle in Uttar Pradesh soon

A reshuffle headed by Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath is expected to take place soon as three ministers have won the Lok Sabha elections while one was sacked

Jul 29, 2019, 17:14 PM IST

Four Goa ministers sacked ahead of Cabinet reshuffle

Four ministers, including Deputy Chief Minister Vijay Sardesai and an Independent, have been sacked from the Goa Ministry paving the way for the inclusion of Congress defectors into the Cabinet.

Jul 13, 2019, 17:33 PM IST

West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee reshuffles state cabinet after Lok Sabha election drubbing

The reshuffle comes amid a stupendous performance of the BJP in West Bengal, where it won 18 Lok Sabha seats, only four less than Banerjee's TMC out of the total 42 parliamentary constituencies in the state.

May 28, 2019, 21:09 PM IST

Mamata Banerjee reshuffles portfolios after dropping three ministers

Three ministers - Churamani Mahato, James Kujur and Abani Joardar - resigned on Wednesday, apparently under Mamata Banerjee's instructions.

Jun 07, 2018, 00:54 AM IST

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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 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

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