Saturday, Sep 25, 2021

Cabinet & Council of Ministers

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

Jul 24, 2021 Vineeta Dwivedi

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.

Union Cabinet Expansion: Complete List Of Ministers Sworn-In

Jul 07, 2021 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

PM Modi Overhauls Cabinet With An Eye On UP And 2024

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.

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


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


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.

11 September, 2019

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


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

08 September, 2019

Leaders Cutting Across Party Lines Pay Tribute To Ram Jethmalani

Outlook Web Bureau

Ram Jethmalani, 95, passed away on Sunday at 7.45 am at his official residence in New Delhi. He died a few days before his 96th birthday on September 14

29 August, 2019

State Facts, Don't Appoint Relatives In Ministries: PM Modi To Ministers

Outlook Web Bureau

Prime Minister Modi told the ministers that their interaction should not be limited to top-level officials such as secretaries in their ministries.

Photo Gallery

West Bengal Government school teachers after offering prayers at the historic Kalighat Kali temple for Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee's win in Bhabanipur by-poll, in Kolkata.

PTI Photo

All India United Democratic Front (AIUDF) MLAs sit in a silent protest in front of B.R Ambedkar statue at Secretariat, against the inhumane eviction and killing of innocent people by state police force in Assam eviction...

PTI Photo

Actor Raza Murad addresses at a press conference ahead of his role as 'Kumbhakaran' in Ramleela act, in Noida.

PTI Photo

Police personnel use water cannon on the members of Chandigarh Pradesh Congress Committee, during a dharna and protest against anti-people policies in Chandigarh.

PTI Photo

Relatives of Jitender Gogi, wait for his body at mortuary of Baba Saheb Ambedkar Hospital, a day after the shooting incident, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan

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Caste Your Vote: Why A Caste Census Could Radically Change India’s Political Map

Opposition parties unite for implementation of a long-standing demand. Will the Modi Government bite the bullet?


A Tulsi Plant, Unworn Sandals, A Mat, Brooms…Hathras Memories In A Post-Truth World

There is no need to contextualise Hathras. It is a standalone story. A warning, a trigger, a tragedy.

Chinki Sinha
A Tulsi Plant, Unworn Sandals, A Mat, Brooms…Hathras Memories In A Post-Truth World


Congress Bowls A Caste Googly: A Dalit Sikh As Chief Minister Of Punjab Ahead Of State Polls

A Dalit Sikh CM from the neglected Puad region is a smart move, queering the pitch for the grand old party’s rivals.

Amandeep Sandhu
Congress Bowls A Caste Googly: A Dalit Sikh As Chief Minister Of Punjab Ahead Of State Polls


Virat Kohli’s Abrasive Leadership Style Gave Indian Cricket A New Dimension

Virat Kohli will step down as T20 captain of India and RCB but that will not take away the fact that he remains a unique leader

Sep 20, 2021 Arijit Ghosh

Taliban: What’s Next For The International Community?

With all foreign soldiers out of Afghanistan, the Taliban is now in a position to do pretty much what it wants.

Sep 13, 2021 Seema Guha

Rising Challenges Of Plagiarism In The Era Of Online Education

It can be a crucial stepping stone to develop young minds to appreciate the importance of practising honesty throughout their academic journey and lay the foundations for successful professional careers.

Sep 12, 2021 Chaitali Moitra

Vaccine Mandates Harm Long-Term Public Health

One can be pro-religion, but against coerced religion; one can be pro-vaccines, but against coercion and mandates

Sep 12, 2021 Kameswari Chebrolu