Cabinet Reshuffle

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Back in action: Rajiv Pratap Rudy appointed BJP's national spokesperson

22 Dec 2018

Back in action: Rajiv Pratap Rudy appointed BJP's national spokesperson

Former Union minister Rajiv Pratap Rudy was today appointed as a BJP national spokesperson by party president Amit Shah.

Two unwell Ministers dropped from Manohar Parrikar cabinet in Goa

24 Sep 2018

Two unwell Ministers dropped from Manohar Parrikar cabinet in Goa

Two Ministers have been dropped from Manohar Parrikar cabinet in Goa, the Chief Minister's Office (CMO) said today.

Cabinet Reshuffle: Smriti removed from I&B Ministry; Piyush gets Finance

14 May 2018

Cabinet Reshuffle: Smriti removed from I&B Ministry; Piyush gets Finance

Ahead of the 2019 Lok Sabha Elections, there has been a major cabinet reshuffle in the Modi-led government.

Kavinder Gupta, seven others sworn in as J&K ministers

30 Apr 2018

Kavinder Gupta, seven others sworn in as J&K ministers

The Mehbooba Mufti-led Jammu and Kashmir cabinet was reshuffled on Monday, with Governor NN Vohra administering the oath of eight ministers.

BJP's Nirmal Singh resigns as J&K deputy chief minister

30 Apr 2018

BJP's Nirmal Singh resigns as J&K deputy chief minister

Ahead of a much-awaited cabinet reshuffle, BJP's Nirmal Singh has resigned from his post of Deputy Chief Minister in Jammu & Kashmir's Mehbooba Mufti-government to give way to a new BJP face for the post.

Will the Goyal magic work on the Indian Railways?

05 Sep 2017

Will the Goyal magic work on the Indian Railways?

On September 3, following the cabinet reshuffle, Piyush Goyal was appointed the new railway minister.

RK Singh: Former bureaucrat who challenged ministers now becomes one

04 Sep 2017

RK Singh: Former bureaucrat who challenged ministers now becomes one

In the Narendra Modi-led government's recent cabinet rejig, Raj Kumar Singh, a former bureaucrat, has been appointed the minister of power, and new and renewable energy.

India Inc  praises latest cabinet reshuffle

04 Sep 2017

India Inc praises latest cabinet reshuffle

The Indian industry praised Modi for the latest cabinet reshuffle and said that it was "carefully strategized" to give a fresh boost to the process of India's development.

Rajyavardhan Rathore: From Olympian to sports minister

03 Sep 2017

Rajyavardhan Rathore: From Olympian to sports minister

Today's cabinet reshuffle has been interesting for several reasons. One of them is that for the first time, a sportsperson is heading the sports ministry.

Cabinet reshuffle: Interesting facts about the new ministers

03 Sep 2017

Cabinet reshuffle: Interesting facts about the new ministers

In its third cabinet reshuffle, the Modi government has inducted nine new faces and promoted four Ministers of State to cabinet rank.

Nirmala Sitharaman, India's second female defense minister, after Indira

03 Sep 2017

Nirmala Sitharaman, India's second female defense minister, after Indira

The highlight of the Modi government's third cabinet reshuffle is Nirmala Sitharaman.

Cabinet reshuffle: Nirmala Sitharaman new defense minister, Goyal gets Railways

03 Sep 2017

Cabinet reshuffle: Nirmala Sitharaman new defense minister, Goyal gets Railways

After the Narendra Modi government's third cabinet reshuffle, Nirmala Sitharaman has become the new defense minister, the first woman to hold the portfolio after Indira Gandhi.

Cabinet Reshuffle: Know the new faces

02 Sep 2017

Cabinet Reshuffle: Know the new faces

In a bid to fill vacancies and bring in fresh thoughts, the Modi government is set to induct nine new cabinet ministers on Sunday, right before PM Modi leaves for China to attend the 9th BRICS Summit.

Cabinet reshuffle on Sept 3: What can we expect?

02 Sep 2017

Cabinet reshuffle on Sept 3: What can we expect?

PM Narendra Modi will reshuffle his cabinet on September 3. A dozen new faces are expected even as eight-nine current ministers have put in their papers.

Cabinet reshuffle: Several ministers quit amid speculations

01 Sep 2017

Cabinet reshuffle: Several ministers quit amid speculations

The resignation of several ministers has set in motion a major reshuffle in the Narendra Modi government, sources said.