June 07, 2019 3:01 am
“Apart from extending my greetings to Shah who has just taken charge as Union Home Minister, I also discussed organisational matters. We are keen on a Cabinet reshuffle cum expansion,” Fadnavis said.
April 30, 2018 8:45 pm
Ram Madhav termed the reshuffle a "normal exercise" and said that on reviewing the situation a decision was taken to give an opportunity to five more MLAs to understand governance.
September 11, 2017 7:07 pm
The Sena MP also said that Pawar told him that the NCP's stand is very clear on not joining the Modi government, yet rumours are being spread to create confusion.
September 10, 2017 12:15 am
The big question is how Nirmala Sitharaman pipped everyone to the post and bagged the heavyweight Defence portfolio. The PM may be pleased with Sitharaman’s honesty, hard work, draftsmanship and ability to give a précis of lengthy documents, but other factors also weighed in her favour.
September 08, 2017 12:15 am
Editor of Inquilab, Shakeel Shamsi, in his column on September 4, writes: “Usually, BJP leaders are particular about choosing auspicious time and other details for any event. But this time, PM Modi, ignoring superstition, opted for the swearing in on September 3, of 13 Ministers.”
September 05, 2017 2:26 am
Uma Bharti formally handed over the ministry to Gadkari in a room with a laminated photograph of Modi praying to the Ganga.
September 05, 2017 1:10 am
Portfolios headed by Ministers of State with independent charge drops to 12 from 15 after Sunday’s rejig with crucial ministries like coal, commerce, petroleum and skill development now under ministers with Cabinet-rank
September 05, 2017 12:58 am
Dharmendra Pradhan was elevated as Cabinet Minister for Petroleum and Natural Gas in the reshuffle carried out by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday.
September 04, 2017 6:04 pm
The CM also asserted that Suresh Prabhu -- another minister from the state -- took several steps to improve railway connectivity in Maharashtra and minimise travel woes of Mumbai residents. The new railway minister, Piyush Goyal, would be similarly helpful, he said.
September 04, 2017 5:56 pm
The agriculture ministry will now have three MoS along with Parshottam Rupala. Raj was earlier the MoS for Women and Child Development while Shekhawat was a Member of Parliamentary Standing Committee on Finance.
September 03, 2017 3:51 pm
Nine ministers were inducted into Prime Minister Narendra Modi's Council of Ministers on Sunday. They were administered the oath of office by President Ram Nath Kovind at the Rashtrapati Bhavan.
June 22, 2020 6:55 pm
June 22, 2020 6:55 pm