Cabinet Rejig

Uttar Pradesh CM Yogi Adityanath mulls expansion of state cabinet berths

The revamp of Team Yogi could take place either by July-end or maximum by August first week.

published on : 20th July 2021

Modi Cabinet rejig: Induction of 4 Bengal ministers aims to balance state's caste, regional equation

The ministers will represent various communities and ethnic groups and help the party retain the existing vote bank but also regain the vote share lost to the ruling TMC.

published on : 8th July 2021

BJP snubs Northeast allies in Modi cabinet rejig

No leader from NDPP coalition in Nagaland, NPP coalition in Meghalaya, and MNF coalition in Mizoram got any place in Modi Cabinet.

published on : 8th July 2021

Cabinet expansion cannot cover up government's wrong policies: BSP chief Mayawati

Mayawati said the exercise would neither cover up the wrong policies, activities and other shortcomings of the government nor divert the attention of people from it.

published on : 8th July 2021

Modi 2.0 Cabinet ticks boxes of caste, region & experience

Another feature is presence of 14 ministers below the age of 50; fair representation to women as well with seven more inductees in the Council of Ministers

published on : 8th July 2021

In Vaishnaw, Tudu, Odisha gets more than its due in Narendra Modi's revamped cabinet

The name of Vaishnaw as a possible ministerial candidate was in circulation before the Cabinet rejig for his proximity to the Prime Minister, but the selection of Tudu caught many by surprise.

published on : 8th July 2021

Union Cabinet: Mansukh Mandavia new Health Minister, Ashwini Vaishnaw gets Railways

Mandavia has also been given the Chemicals and Fertilizers Ministry, whereas Vaishnaw will also be the Communications, Electronics, and Information Technology Minister.

published on : 7th July 2021

Cabinet 2021: Five-time MP Bhanu Pratap Singh Verma gets ministerial berth

Chaudhary got elected to the Lok Sabha five times--in 1996, 1998, 2004, 2014 and 2019--from the Jalaun constituency.

published on : 7th July 2021

Cabinet reshuffle: Narayan Rane's journey from Shiv Sena 'shakha pramukh' to Union minister

The Maratha leader was picked by Shiv Sena supremo Bal Thackeray as chief minister when he decided to remove the genial Manohar Joshi ahead of the 1999 assembly elections.

published on : 7th July 2021

President Ramnath Kovind accepts resignations of Ravi Shankar Prasad, 11 other Union ministers

Those resigned include cabinet ministers DV Sadananda Gowda, Ramesh Pokhriyal 'Nishank', Harsh Vardhan and Prakash Javadekar.

published on : 7th July 2021

Cabinet Reshuffle HIGHLIGHTS | Sonowal, Scindia brought in; 12 ministers including Javadekar, Ravi Shankar Prasad exit

As many as 15 Cabinet ministers, including some new faces, were sworn-in at the swearing in ceremony held in the Darbar Hall of the Rashtrapati Bhawan.

published on : 7th July 2021

Union ministers DV Sadananda Gowda, Babul Supriyo resign ahead of cabinet expansion

Besides being the chemicals and fertilizers minister in the Narendra Modi government, Gowda has also held portfolios like Railways, Law, Statistics and Programme Implementation.

published on : 7th July 2021

Cabinet rejig: Ministerial probables meet PM Modi at his residence in New Delhi

This will be the first reshuffle in his Council of Ministers by PM Narendra Modi since he assumed charge for a second term in May 2019.

published on : 7th July 2021

JD-U hopes to get two Cabinet berths in ministry rejig

Nitish-led party wanted five berths, including two MoS, but PM Modi and BJP leaders are reported to have agreed to only three ministers

published on : 7th July 2021