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IAS officer Ajit Seth gets six-month extension as Cabinet Secretary
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IAS officer Ajit Seth gets six-month extension as Cabinet Secretary

Cabinet Secretary Ajit Seth was on Friday given a six-month extension in service, third time after he was appointed to the top bureaucratic post.

IITians, a playback singer, a plumber: PM Modi's new ministers are an eclectic mix
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IITians, a playback singer, a plumber: PM Modi's new ministers are an eclectic mix

The 21 new ministers who joined Prime Minister Narendra Modi's team on Sunday represent different regions, states, communities — and professions, including two IITians, a Bollywood singer and a pilot.

Will look into issues faced by scribes employed on contract: Javadekar
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Will look into issues faced by scribes employed on contract: Javadekar

Union Information and Broadcasting Minister Prakash Javadekar said that he was aware of increased workload of journalists employed under the contract system.

Centre considering 100% FDI in news media, says Javadekar
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Centre considering 100% FDI in news media, says Javadekar

Currently, FDI is allowed only up to 26 percent in news and current affairs media, while 100 percent FDI is allowed in non-news media

PM to meet his council of ministers tomorrow over 100-day agenda
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PM to meet his council of ministers tomorrow over 100-day agenda

He is expected to highlight his thrust areas and seek suggestions from his 44 ministerial colleagues at the meeting, sources said.

No vision, only diversion: Tharoor mocks Modi's 10-point agenda
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No vision, only diversion: Tharoor mocks Modi's 10-point agenda

Dealing in detail with each of the point in the agenda, he wondered as to what purpose the document would serve.

India Inc laud PM's 10-point vision, says it will revive economy
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India Inc laud PM's 10-point vision, says it will revive economy

Prime Minister Narendra Modi yesterday outlined a 10-point vision which includes increasing investment, completing infrastructure projects in a time-bound manner and using the natural resources to the country's benefit.

Ajit Doval appointed National Security Advisor
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Ajit Doval appointed National Security Advisor

His appointment will be co-terminus with the term of the Prime Minister or till further orders, whichever is earlier, the order said.

Here's Modi's guidelines to ministers to improve governance
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Here's Modi's guidelines to ministers to improve governance

Prime Minister Narendra Modi has given guidelines to his ministers to improve governance.

Fake news day: Media's version of Modi's '10-point agenda'
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Fake news day: Media's version of Modi's '10-point agenda'

Anyone familiar with Modi's pre-poll speeches would know, the ten point agenda has probably been talked about several times while even canvassing for votes.

Rajnath takes charge as Home Minister, pays tribute to Sardar Patel
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Rajnath takes charge as Home Minister, pays tribute to Sardar Patel

Rajnath Singh, under whose stewardship BJP has stormed to power with its highest-ever tally, today took charge as the Union Home Minister.

Joshi meets Modi amid speculation he may be inducted in the govt
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Joshi meets Modi amid speculation he may be inducted in the govt

Sources said the meeting between the two leaders at the Prime Minister's Office lasted for about 45 minutes.

Science and Technology minister takes over, says R&D to be main focus
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Science and Technology minister takes over, says R&D to be main focus

Spelling out his agenda while taking charge of the ministry, he said science and technology will be utilised for the development and empowerment of youth who form a sizable percentage of the population.

Modi's Cabinet: Why Chhattisgarh CM Raman Singh has reason to smile
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Modi's Cabinet: Why Chhattisgarh CM Raman Singh has reason to smile

Narendra Modi included Vishnu Dev Sai as the solitary representative from Chhattisgarh in his government and gave chief minister Dr Raman Singh more than one reason to smile.

Madhu Kishwar, Cong's attack on Smriti Irani slammed as elitist
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Madhu Kishwar, Cong's attack on Smriti Irani slammed as elitist

Madhu Kishwar sharply criticised Prime Minister Modi's decision to make Smriti Irani the HRD minister.

HRD for Smriti, 1 berth for Sena: Mysteries of Modi cabinet solved
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HRD for Smriti, 1 berth for Sena: Mysteries of Modi cabinet solved

When Narendra Modi met his ministers hours before they took the oath of office in the forecourts of majestic Rashtrapati Bhawan, his message was simple: Power should no longer be taken as a perk of office.

Modi's restructuring sees 17 ministries clubbed under 7 ministers
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Modi's restructuring sees 17 ministries clubbed under 7 ministers

In a restructuring of his Cabinet, Prime Minister Narendra Modi today combined 17 related ministries into seven different groups, including some infrastructure departments, in an apparent bid to ensure synergy and better results.

Dharmendra Pradhan takes charge as Oil Minister
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Dharmendra Pradhan takes charge as Oil Minister

Pradhan, who turns 45 next month, said self-reliance in energy was a pre-requisite if the country was to become a world economic power.

Modi cabinet lacks wow factor: But here's why it's promising
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Modi cabinet lacks wow factor: But here's why it's promising

At first glance, the long list of unknown names in Modi's ministry makes no connect. But there is a clear message of performance written even here?