Sep 06 2017
As a precursor to the mega exercise, Rajiv Pratap Rudy, Sanjeev Balyan, and Faggan Singh Kulaste resigned from the Council of Ministers on Thursday.
Apart from holding talks with the PM on the Cabinet reshuffle, the BJP president met several party leaders, to strategies for the Gujarat Assembly polls where the party aims to win 150 out of the 182 Assembly seats and score the fifth consecutive victory.
A rejig of the government has been due for months now, especially after vacancies and transformed alliances.
Before nine new ministers took their oath today, they were told by Prime Minister Narendra Modi that they "have been chosen with great consideration, so now please perform". The rest of the dropped ministers are also likely to be given organisational responsibilities. President Ram Nath Kovind is scheduled to visit Tirupati on Friday and will return to Delhi on Saturday afternoon, making September 2 the most likely date for the reshuffle.
Texas fans throw objects on field during loss to Maryland
The lack of short yardage success was a combination of not establishing a running game and putting too much on Shane Buechele . In the previous three matchups between the Terrapins and Longhorns, Texas outscored Maryland by a combined score of 102-0.
Microsoft's Windows 10 Fall Creators Update rollout to kick off October 17
Inputs will also change, with support for eye-tracking and the ability to more widely and more easily use digital pens. Its predecessor, Windows 10 Anniversary Update, a k a 1607 for July 2016, didn't begin rolling out until August .
Colonial Pipeline shuts down Line 1 and 2
The facilities in Lake Charles, Louisiana of Colonial Pipeline are temporarily out of service due to the hurricane. Fuel deliveries will be intermittent and depend on its ability to receive supplies from refineries and terminals.
"This is a decision by the Prime Minister, the government and the party and we are the soldiers of the party".
Existing ministers Dharmendra Pradhan (petroleum) and Piyush Goyal (power), who have independent charge of their respective ministries, may be elevated to Cabinet positions.
Among ministers holding the additional portfolios include Smriti Irani, who was given the additional charge of Information and Broadcasting, after the elevation of M Venkaiah Naidu to the Vice President's post.
When Jaitley was asked how long he would have dual charge of the finance and defence ministries, he had replied: "At least, I hope, not very long". BJP general secretary (organisation) Ramlal also joined the meeting later. Union Science and Technology Minister Harsh Vardhan is holding additional charge of the Environment portfolio following the demise of Anil Madhav Dave in May.
Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu was among the probables to be removed from the Cabinet, considering the resignation offered by him following the back-toback train derailment incidents in UP's Muzaffarnagar and Auriya districts.
Sep 06 2017
USA military options on North Korea 'very ugly'
In 2016, USA companies exported $169.3 billion in goods to China and China exported $478.9 billion in goods to the United States. Security Council is slated to hold an emergency meeting Monday in the wake of North Korea's latest act of aggression.
Sep 04 2017
Fairytale romance: Japanese princess gives up her royal status to marry commoner
They happened to sit nearby at a briefing session on the university's student exchange program, and subsequently began dating. Prince Hisahito is now third in line to the throne after his uncle, Crown Prince Naruhito, and his father Prince Akishino .
Sep 03 2017
No. 4 USC escapes Western Michigan's upset bid
They helped offset an up-and-down performance from preseason Heisman Trophy candidate quarterback Sam Darnold . USC went on to win the game, 49-31, with Olson's extra point being the exclamation mark on the victory.
Sep 02 2017
US Open: Federer survives another 5-set marathon
However, the world number three used all his experience to come through the scare and grind out a 4-6 6-2 6-1 1-6 6-4 victory. His level of play dipped considerably over the last two sets on Thursday as he appeared to be restricted by a leg cramp.
Sep 02 2017
Modi Ministry Reshuffle: 'P & N' Formula May Decide Fate of Ministers
Railways minister Suresh Prabhu, who had offered to resign in the wake of recent train accidents could be on his way out too. While Piyush Goyal now looks after the Power and Energy ministry, Dharmendra Pradhan has Petroleum ministry.
Sep 02 2017
Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain Signs for Liverpool
Mustafi could be on his way to Inter Milan on a loan deal with a view to a permanent move next summer, the Daily Mail says. England worldwide left back Kieran Gibbs yesterday joined West Brom on a four-year contract.
Sep 01 2017
Paulo Dybala to Barcelona practically impossible: Focus on Philippe Coutinho
If it closed in July, Coutinho would have continued playing and it would have been gone. Players are human beings and they respond in different ways.
Aug 31 2017
Erdogan guards face three new indictments over Washington DC brawl
The Turkish Embassy claimed the protesters, who were located across the street from the Embassy, were members of a terror group. USA officials have strongly condemned the attack but Turkey argued that the security guards have diplomatic immunity.
Aug 31 2017
Corinne Olympios Speaks out on 'Bachelor in Paradise'
Jackson and Olympios did not return. "I am a victim and have spent the last week trying to make sense of what happened on June 4". Corinne Olympios wants DeMario Jackson to know that she's "sorry" for what happened on the " Bachelor In Paradise " island.
Aug 31 2017
FDA approves breakthrough treatment for dire cancers
In the pivotal Novartis trial, 83 percent of patients achieved remission with a disease that has historically poor outcomes. At the Novartis FDA panel, parents told their children's stories and pleaded with the committee to recommend the med.
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