Modi cabinet

PM Modi to chair first meeting of council of ministers on June 12

According to the sources, the meeting is likely to deliberate on the action plan of the government for the next five years.

published on : 8th June 2019

Core group of ministers meets at Rajnath Singh's residence to discuss parliamentary affairs

Home Minister Amit Shah was among the ministers who attended the meeting which comes days before the parliament session beginning June 17.

published on : 8th June 2019

After 17 hours of sulk, Defence Minister Rajnath Singh now part of six Cabinet committees

The move about Rajnath Singh came amid speculation that he was unhappy over not being given his due in the formation of the panels.

published on : 7th June 2019

Sharad Pawar was invited to VVIP section, not fifth row: Rashtrapati Bhavan

As per various media reports, Pawar's party was miffed over seat allotment being contrary to protocol.

published on : 6th June 2019

PM Modi forms two Cabinet committees to spur growth, employment

The economy has become a major cause of concern for the new government with GDP dropping to 5.8 per cent in the last quarter of the 2018-19.

published on : 5th June 2019

Bill to ban triple talaq to be reintroduced in Parliament: Ravi Shankar Prasad

The opposition had been opposing provisions of the bill in Rajya Sabha where the government lacked numbers to ensure its passage.

published on : 3rd June 2019

Both China, Pakistan involved in infiltration: MoS for Defence Shripad Naik

Pakistan is more aggressive than China and the NDA government is finding ways to tackle it, he said.

published on : 2nd June 2019

Defence Minister Rajnath Singh to visit world’s highest battlefield

The defence ministry’s official Twitter handle said, 'Raksha Mantri Shri @rajnathsingh will visit Ladakh region in Jammu and Kashmir tomorrow.'

published on : 2nd June 2019

Modi Cabinet 2.0: Amit Shah takes charge of Home Ministry, holds meeting with officials

Shah was received at the North Block office of the home ministry by Union Home Secretary Rajiv Gauba and other senior officials.

published on : 1st June 2019

In his second term as Union Minister, Sadananda Gowda could bring Karnataka much-needed relief

For Karnataka, having Gowda at the centre is likely to result in more attention to the state’s woes.

published on : 1st June 2019

A first time for everything: Mantri Joshi raring to go  

 For Dharwad MP Pralhad Joshi, the 2019 elections have been quite fateful.

published on : 1st June 2019

Muraleedharan’s entry into Modi cabinet buoys hopes of non-resident Keralites

Two other Malayalees - Shihani Jamal Mohammad from Thiruvananthapuram and Manarthadi Abbas from Malappuram - are also in jail for ‘spying’.

published on : 1st June 2019

As defence minister, major challenges await Rajnath Singh

His other challenge will be to ensure peace and tranquillity along the frontier with China while developing required military infrastructure to deal with any possible Chinese hostility.

published on : 31st May 2019

AIADMK dejected as OPS' son Raveendranath Kumar fails to find a place in Modi cabinet 

Kumar's name, along with that of senior leader V Vaithilingam was doing the rounds for a berth in the Council of Ministers for nearly a week.

published on : 31st May 2019

Education, employment, empowerment priority for Minority Affairs Ministry: Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi

The Minority Affairs Ministry will launch a nationwide awareness campaign on a war footing to reduce school dropout rate among minorities, especially Muslim girls, he said.

published on : 31st May 2019
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