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Uttarakhand: BJP disappointed over denial of cabinet berth
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Uttarakhand: BJP disappointed over denial of cabinet berth

The state unit of the party had not lost all hope and expected that the state would get represented in the Cabinet when it is expanded.

From Cabinet to swearing-in: How PM Modi sticks to weapon of surprise
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From Cabinet to swearing-in: How PM Modi sticks to weapon of surprise

The element of surprise in his armoury – over the last ten days, he has sent the press corps into a dizzy spin with an almost “no-leaks” style of operation – will lend that extra edge of dynamism to a Modi administration.

Gadkari may not take charge as Highways and Shipping Min today
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Gadkari may not take charge as Highways and Shipping Min today

Gadkari faces the challenges of reviving the road sector which has projects worth at least Rs 1.5 lakh crore stalled on account of various regulatory hurdles.

Modi's cabinet by the numbers: Caste, net worth, education and more
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Modi's cabinet by the numbers: Caste, net worth, education and more

After days of intense speculation, Narendra Modi has finally unveiled his cabinet, signalling the beginning of a new political era. While the ministers and the mix will inevitably change, this first cut offers plenty of intriguing and interesting information just in terms of the numbers.

Jaitley takes over as FM, promises to curb inflation
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Jaitley takes over as FM, promises to curb inflation

"We have to restore back the pace of growth, contain inflation, and obviously concentrate on fiscal consolidation itself," he said.

Sushma Swaraj becomes first woman external affairs minister since Indira
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Sushma Swaraj becomes first woman external affairs minister since Indira

Swaraj was also the youngest cabinet minister in Haryana government at the age of 25, first woman Chief Minister of Delhi and first woman spokesperson for any political party in the country.

Sushma Swaraj: From Haryana cabinet at 25 to MEA in Modi govt
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Sushma Swaraj: From Haryana cabinet at 25 to MEA in Modi govt

Swaraj's stature ought to have made a significant portfolio inevitable. However, with rumours of discord with Narendra Modi doing the rounds of the political circles, there was widespread speculation that she would be sidelined.

From Army chief to MoS: General VK Singh's journey
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From Army chief to MoS: General VK Singh's journey

Singh, 63, lost the legal battle over his age issue with the Defence Ministry in 2012 and joined Anna Hazare's anti-corruption agitation against the UPA government before joining the BJP just before the elections.

Good luck Prime Minister Modi, you now decide your place in history
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Good luck Prime Minister Modi, you now decide your place in history

The real task for Narendra Modi begins now. You have several advantages to begin with and many pitfalls to watch out for. Let’s discuss them and finally, your place in history will depend on how you work your way through it all. Let’s begin with the pluses you have.

Critic Sushma to friend Rajnath: Decoding Narendra Modi's cabinet
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Critic Sushma to friend Rajnath: Decoding Narendra Modi's cabinet

The Modi cabinet does not have as many surprises as one expected. What it shows is that Modi is the man in charge, and no matter who runs which ministry, he will have a decisive say in all key ministries.

Don't include MPs with criminal cases in the Cabinet: NGOs to Modi
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Don't include MPs with criminal cases in the Cabinet: NGOs to Modi

As per ADR's analysis, the steady increase in the number of MPs facing criminal charges over the years is a matter of grave concern to the country.

Sneak peek at Modi's cabinet: Jaitley as FM, Rajnath for home
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Sneak peek at Modi's cabinet: Jaitley as FM, Rajnath for home

A BJP leader told Firstpost on the condition of anonymity that the first person to take oath after Narendra Modi is sworn in as the Prime Minister, will be Rajnath Singh. By doing that, Modi will send out a strong message that Rajnath Singh will come second, only after him, in the power hierarchy.