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Modi Cabinet Reshuffle: Who Is In, Who Is Out; Check Full List

Jul 07, 2021 Outlook Web Bureau

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

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

Jul 07, 2021 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.

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

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

Cabinet Reshuffle: Five Things To Look Out For

Jul 07, 2021 Bhavna Vij-Aurora

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

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

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

06 July, 2021

PM Modi's Cabinet Reshuffle: Jyotiraditya, Sushil Modi, Sonowal Likely To Make Entry

Bhavna Vij-Aurora

Sources claim the new UT of Ladakh may get a representation in Cabinet with Jamyang Tsering Namgyal

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.

12 October, 2020

So Who Really Runs This Country?

Badshah sen

The near anarchic state of the country clearly indicates that India is a 'poster child of what not to do.'

20 September, 2020

'Watershed Moment For Indian Agriculture' : PM Modi On Farm Bills


'We are here to serve our farmers. We will do everything possible to support them and ensure a better life for their coming generations.' These bills will add impetus to the efforts to double income of farmers and ensure greater prosperity for them, says Prime Minister Modi.

17 September, 2020

Modi Govt Faces Backlash From Opposition For Unplanned Lockdown, No Data On Migrants


Members of the Upper House participated in a discussion on 'COVID-19 pandemic and steps taken by the Government of India.' 'Why don't you have figures? Every state knows who died. They should be given compensation," says Congress leader Anand Sharma

14 September, 2020

Trump Claims Modi Praised Him For Doing A Great Job With Regards To Covid-19 Testing


“Prime Minister Modi calls me and says, what a great job you've done with testing," remarks U.S. President Donald Trump.


24 June, 2020

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


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.

01 June, 2020

PM Modi Chairs Union Cabinet Meeting Shortly As India Enters 'Unlock 1'

Outlook Web Bureau

This is the first meeting of the Union Cabinet after the Central Government completed the first year of its second term in office.

09 October, 2019

Cabinet Approves 5% Hike In Dearness Allowance For Central Govt Employees

Outlook Web Bureau

The move will benefit 50 lakh central government employees and 65 lakh pensioners.

05 October, 2019

'Modi Administration Similar To That Of Adolf Hitler's': Ex-K'taka CM Siddaramaiah


Siddaramaiah lambasted the Centre for ignoring the state's demand for relief of Rs 5,000 crore to help those affected by floods.

29 September, 2019

PM Modi Pitches For 'Bharat Ki Laxmi' Campaign To Honour Achievements Of Indian Women


Addressing the citizen of the country during the 57th episode of 'Mann Ki Baat', PM Modi announced that the campaign will be started during Diwali to highlight the contributions of the women of the country.

19 August, 2019

Economic Slowdown 'Very Worrisome', New Reforms Needed: Ex-RBI Governor Raghuram Rajan


In ominous signs that the slowdown may be deep, the auto sector is facing its worst crisis in two decades with reports suggesting thousands of job losses in the automobile and ancillary industry, real estate sector has huge unsold inventory, while fast-moving consumer goods (FMCG) companies have reported a decline in volume growth.


28 July, 2019

Assembly Elections Likely To Be On Agenda As PM Modi Looks To Meet J&K BJP Leaders

Outlook Web Bureau

The likely presence of PM Narendra Modi and Union Home Minister Amit Shah in the meeting is significant and hints at the party gearing up for the state assembly elections, whose schedule will be finalised by the Election Commission

Photo Gallery

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.

PTI Photo

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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