Loudest cheers for Pratap Chandra Sarangi, Minister No. 56

It was the second time Sarangi trended on social media, just days after images of him packing a simple bag in his modest thatched house before leaving for Delhi surfaced on Twitter.   Shared News| Updated: May 31, 2019 10:27:41 am Pratap Chandra Sarangi became a MP from Odisha’s Balasore. His was the 56th name […]

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Complete list of PM Narendra Modi’s Council of Ministers with portfolios

Union Council of Ministers with portfolios: PM Modi clearly signalled his political weight in the government by placing Amit Shah as second most senior in the ministerial pecking order just after Rajnath Singh. Shared News| Updated: May 31, 2019 10:52:36 am PM Narendra Modi’s Council of Ministers with portfolios — complete list: Modi was sworn […]

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Modi 2.024: Full list of Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s Council of Ministers

Narendra Modi was sworn in along with a 57-member Council of Ministers that included his trusted lieutenant and BJP president Amit Shah and a surprise entrant, former Foreign Secretary S Jaishankar, as Cabinet ministers. Here is the complete list.   Modi was sworn in along with a 57-member Council of Ministers that included his trusted […]

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From 2014 to 2019, a tale of two Narendra Modi speeches: Regional aspirations, sabka vishwas are new keywords

If his speech of May 20, 2014 was high on the hope and promise represented by a Chief Minister who was about to become Prime Minister, PM Modi’s Saturday’s speech underlined the sense of responsibility of the man who has run the country for a full term. Narendra Modi cautioned MPs against both “VIP culture” […]

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Uttar Pradesh results: Margins, vote-share indicate BSP-SP-RLD alliance’s arithmetic fell flat

Gathbandhan has a face-saver — it reduced the BJP’s tally in the state from 71 to 62. Shared News| Updated: May 25, 2019 11:06:44 am Akhilesh Yadav, Mulayam Singh Yadav and Mayawati in April. (Express File Photo) The SP-BSP-RLD Gathbandhan did not just fail to rein in the Narendra Modi charge in the Lok Sabha […]

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Two outlawed NLFT insurgents surrender before BSF in Tripura

In a statement issued from BSF Tripura frontier headquarters, the PRO said, “…two NLFT (BM) cadres along with their wives and children reported BSF Border Out Post (BOP) Ganesh under Dhalai District from Mandarichera insurgent camp of Bangladesh and expressed their desire to surrender before BSF Authorities.” Shared | Published: May 24, 2019 1:51:10 pm […]

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Kerala CM opens floor for trading at London Stock Exchange, attends listing of KIIFB masala bonds

Kerala government believes that the Rs 2,150 crore of masala bonds sold by KIIFB will assist in attracting investments and funds especially for rebuilding efforts post the calamitous floods last year in the state. Shared News| Updated: May 17, 2019 3:35:23 pm Kerala CM Pinarayi Vijayan at the prestigious London Stock Exchange (LSE). (Source: facebook.com/PinarayiVijayan) […]

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Nuclear electricity has potential to meet India’s increasing energy demand: Vice President

The Vice President said it has the potential to meet the ever-increasing demands of energy in the country, especially at a time ‘when we as a nation are making attempts to move beyond the polluting fossil fuels.’ Shared News| Updated: May 16, 2019 2:27:41 pm The Vice President said it has the potential to meet […]

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Maharashtra govt offers Rs 1400 cr for iconic Air India building in Mumbai

By Express News Service |Mumbai |Updated: May 7, 2019 8:41:31 am The iconic Air India building at Nariman Point, Mumbai. Express Photo The Air India building along Mumbai’s Marine Drive stands out and can be seen from kilometers away. Express Photo While the state’s offer is Rs 200 crore less than the reserve price Air […]

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SC rejects Opposition review plea seeking to increase VVPAT verification

By Express Web Desk |New Delhi |Updated: May 7, 2019 11:49:49 am N Chandrababu Naidu of TDP, Farooq Abdullah of NC, D Raja of CPI, Abhishek Singhvi of Congress and Sanjay Singh of AAP outside the Supreme Court in New Delhi on Tuesday. (Express Photo: Praveen Khanna) The Opposition parties moved Court after reports of […]

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