Sinha was a minister in Prime Minister Narendra Modi's government between 2014 and 2019
Govt institutes Sardar Patel National Unity Award: All you need to know about India's highest civilian honour
The government of India instituted the highest civilian award in the name of India’s first deputy prime minister Sardar Vallabhai Patel
Independence Day preparations: Facial recognition software, CCTV cameras around Red Fort among measures to ensure security in Delhi
For the first time, Delhi Police will be using cameras equipped with a facial recognition software to identify suspects around the Red Fort and the adjoining areas.
Judgementall Hai Kya follows Bobby and Keshav, who are a murder case's prime suspects.
Nirmala Sitharaman to present Budget 2019: All you need to know about 2nd woman finance minister after Indira Gandhi
Nirmala Sitharaman holds the distinction of being India’s second woman defence minister and the first one to take charge of this key ministry full time; she was also commerce minister during the first tenure of the Modi govt in 2014
As part of the ritual, halwa is prepared in large quantities and served to the officers and support staff involved.
Mahendra Nath Pandey, Cabinet Minister, Skill Development and Entrepreneurship: Chess enthusiast was first elected to Lok Sabha from Chandauli in 2014
Chess enthusiast Mahendra Nath Pandey has been rewarded for checkmating a united opposition in the state.
Arjun Munda, Cabinet Minister, Tribal Affairs: BJP's tribal face in Jharkhand and former three-time chief minister makes cut
Arjun Munda had defeated Congress' Kali Charana Munda by an extremely thin margin of just 1,445 votes from Khunti Lok Sabha seat in Jharkhand.
Gangapuram Kishan Reddy, Minister of State, Home Affairs: BJP leader has served as president of party's Telangana unit
A three-time MLA who had won two consecutive terms from Amberpet Assembly seat, Reddy was also the BJP’s Telangana unit’s person.
Harsh Vardhan, Cabinet Minister, Health and Family Welfare, Science and Technology, Earth Sciences: Two-time MP from Delhi begins second stint in Modi Cabinet
Harsh Vardhan held the charge of Ministry of Science and Technology, Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change, and Ministry of Earth Sciences in the previous NDA government.
Thaawar Chand Gehlot, Cabinet Minister 2019: Prominent Scheduled Caste leader returns as Minister of Social Justice & Empowerment
A prominent Scheduled Caste leader, Thaawar Chand Gehlot took charge of the Minister of Social Justice & Empowerment for a second consecutive term on Friday
Suresh Angadi, Minister of State, Railways: Four-time MP from Karnataka's Belagavi joined BJP in 1996
Touted to be a new entrant in Modi’s council of ministers, Suresh Angadi is a four-time MP from Belagavi constituency in North Kannada.
Harsimrat Kaur Badal, Cabinet Minister 2019: SAD leader and two-time MP returns for second term in Ministry of Food Processing Industries
Known for her go-getting attitude as the food processing indusrtries minister in the NDA-I, Harsimrat Kaur Badal of Shiromani Akali Dal took charge of the ministry for the second consecutive term on Friday
Gajendra Singh Shekhawat, Cabinet Minister 2019: Ex-youth leader from Jodhpur gets Ministry of Jal Shakti
Gajendra Singh Shekhawat, a BJP MP from Rajasthan's Jodhpur constituency took charge as the Union Cabinet Minister of Jal Shakti on Friday
Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi, Cabinet Minister, Minority Affairs: Prominent Muslim face in Modi govt has stressed on empowering minorities
Naqvi, the lone Muslim face in the Modi cabinet, had said the priority of the government was to empower the weaker sections of society and work towards the goal of achieving 'New India'.
Kailash Choudhary, Minister of State, Agriculture and Farmers Welfare: BJP leader pulled off one of the biggest upsets in LS polls
Choudhary defeated former BJP leader Jaswant Singh's son and Congress candidate in Barmer, Manvendra Singh, by a massive margin of over three lakh votes.
Ravi Shankar Prasad, Cabinet Minister 2019: BJP's constant counsel takes charge of telecom ministry, returns for second innings in IT, Law
BJP veteran Ravi Shankar Prasad's stature in the Modi 2.0 government just got bigger as he has regained the telecom ministry, adding it to his heavyweight portfolio of IT, and Law and Justice.
Arjun Ram Meghwal, Minister of State, Parliamentary Affairs, Heavy Industries and Public Enterprises: BJP leader was civil servant before he joined politics
In the recently-concluded election, Meghwal retained the Bikaner seat by defeating his cousin and Congress rival Madan Gopal, who had taken voluntary retirement from the Indian Police Service (IPS) to contest the Lok Sabha polls. Meghwal won the seat for the third time, defeating his cousin by 2,64,081 votes.
Piyush Goyal, Cabinet Minister 2019: BJP's go-to man takes charge of Railways and Commerce and Industry ministries
An investment banker and a chartered accountant by profession, Union Cabinet Minister Piyush Goyal Friday took charge of the commerce and industry ministry and the Ministry of Railways
Ramdas Athawale, Minister of State, Social Justice and Empowerment: Dalit leader has been crusader for rights of backward classes
Besides his political career, Athawale has been the editor of a weekly magazine called Bhumika and is a founder member of Parivartan Sahitya Mahamandal. He has served as president of Parivartan Kala Mahasangha, the Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar Foundation and the Bauddha Kalawant Academy