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Haryana minister Anil Vij said he offered to resign from Cabinet when told he may lose home dept

Dec 30, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

Haryana Governor Bandaru Dattatreya, on the advice of the chief minister, allocated and reallocated portfolios among the members of the Manohar Lal Khattar Council of Ministers on Wednesday consequent to the induction of two new ministers.

Haryana Cabinet Rejig: New Minister Gets Anil Vij's Urban Local Bodies Dept

Dec 29, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

Vij will continue to hold the departments of Home, Health, Technical Education, Science and Technology. Notably, Vij was conspicuous by his absence at the oath-taking ceremony of the newly inducted Ministers.


Will Union Cabinet Expansion With New Women Ministers Be Harbinger Of Good Change?

Even though currently, total number of women in Parliament is at an all-time high, less than 15 per cent women are part of political decision making at the national level.

Tripura CM Biplab Deb Meets Governor Amid Speculation Over Cabinet Expansion

Jul 23, 2021 Outlook Bureau

Party sources said that Chief Minister Biplab Kumar Deb is likely to expand his cabinet next week on returning from Shillong where he will meet union Home Minister Amit Shah.


Biplab Deb To Go For Cabinet Expansion But Can It Bring Down Internal Squabble?

Following the union cabinet reshuffle, Tripura CM is also likely to bring in new faces replacing few underperforming ministers as the state prepares for the assembly election early 2023.

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07 July, 2021

Union Cabinet Expansion: Complete List Of Ministers Sworn-In

Outlook Web Bureau

Former Maharashtra Chief Minister Narayan Tatu Rane, former Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal and BJP leader Jyotiraditya Scindia took oath as Cabinet ministers today


07 July, 2021

PM Modi Overhauls Cabinet With An Eye On UP And 2024

Bhavna Vij-Aurora

The bigger political message of the reshuffle is in the ministers that PM Modi has dropped.


07 July, 2021

Cabinet Rejig: Scindia, Sonowal Take Oath, 12 Including Ravi Shankar, Javadekar Dropped

Outlook Web Bureau

This is the first reshuffle in the Council of Ministers by Prime Minister Narendra Modi since he assumed charge for a second term in May 2019.


07 July, 2021

Cabinet Expansion: Why I’m Least Excited, Unlike Most Of The Media

Ruben Banerjee

Ministers certainly can make or break businesses, but I doubt whether they can change our otherwise mundane lives.


07 July, 2021

Cabinet Reshuffle: Five Things To Look Out For

Bhavna Vij-Aurora

While the new Team Modi will be unveiled only after 6 pm, here are 5 things to expect in the reshuffle:


06 July, 2021

Amid Buzz Of Cabinet Reshuffle, BJP Leader Jyotiraditya Scindia Shortens MP Tour, Heads To Delhi

Outlook Web Bureau

‘My Ujjain tour is over and I am leaving for Delhi now. I will return next week,’ Scindia told reporters at the Indore airport.


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06 July, 2021

Cabinet Expansion: Will Accept Whatever PM Modi Decides, Says Nitish Kumar

Outlook Web Bureau

The party wants two Cabinet and MoS rank berths each in the upcoming expansion.


06 July, 2021

Union Minister Thawarchand Gehlot Appointed As Karnataka Governor

Outlook Web Desk

In a major reshuffle, Thawarchand Gehlot has been designated as governor of Karnataka while Bandaru Dattatreya has been appointed as the new governor of Haryana.


06 July, 2021

PM Modi's Meeting With Top Ministers Cancelled Amid Cabinet Expansion Buzz

Outlook Web Desk

The crucial meeting was to be held at PM Modi's residence on Tuesday evening and was expected to be attended by BJP President JP Nadda and other top leaders.


27 June, 2021

Puducherry Gets First Woman Minister In 41 Years As New NDA Cabinet Takes Oath

Outlook Web Desk

This is the first time the BJP is part of a Ministry in the Union Territory.


25 November, 2020

Indian-Origin MP In New Zealand Takes Oath In Sanskrit

PTI

Dr Gaurav Sharma takes oath in New Zealand’s indigenous Maori too


24 June, 2020

'Reform Trajectory Continues': PM Modi On Cabinet Decisions To Boost Economic Growth

PTI

Referring to decisions related to Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises, PM Modi pointed out that the Cabinet approved an interest subvention scheme for Shishu loan accounts under the Pradhan Mantri Mudra Yojana.


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11 September, 2019

Pramod Kumar Mishra Becomes PM Modi's New Principal Secretary, P K Sinha Principal Advisor

PTI

As Additional Principal Secretary to Prime Minister Narendra Modi between 2014 and 2019, Pramod Kumar Mishra is credited with introducing several innovative and transformative changes in human resource management


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A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

PTI Photo

Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

PTI Photo

A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

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Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan

The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
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