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Modi 2.0 Ministers Declared: Here Is A List Of Who Gets What

In a complete revamp to the top three ministries - Home, Finance, Defence - the new cabinet has some unexpected surprises. Here is a complete list.

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India To See 'Big-Bang' Reforms In Modi's Second Term, Says NITI Aayog Official

The reforms will include changes in labour laws, privatisation moves, and creation of land banks for new industrial development, said Rajiv Kumar, vice chairman of NITI Aayog (National Institute for Transforming India), who reports directly to Modi.

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India 'Very Valuable Partner' Of UN, Look Forward To Working Together: Guterres

UN Secretary-General Guterres has worked very closely with Prime Minister Modi, including on the issue of climate change, Farhan Haq, Deputy Spokesman for the Secretary-General

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'Khan Market Gang': Modi Mocks His Elite Adversaries

It is reminiscent of the way Britain’s Labour Party leadership got dubbed "champagne socialists" a few years back and the Islington area of London got pejoratively tagged as their home.

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Efforts To Import Iranian Oil Beyond Accepted Levels Will Be Sanctioned: US

US President Donald Trump last month refused to give waivers to countries like India from buying oil from Iran, in an attempt to reduce Iran's oil exports to zero.

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Modi Govt: 36 Ministers Sworn In For Second Term, 20 MPs First Timers

While 24 cabinet ministers were sworn-in the Modi government, nine took oath as ministers of state (Independent charge) and 24 others as ministers of state.

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All Lit Up, Rashtrapati Bhavan Hosts 8,000 Guests For Modi's Swearing-in Ceremony

The two-hour swearing-in ceremony of Modi government 2.0 -- which created a splash, with the prime minister powering his party to a 303 victory in the 543-member Lok Sabha, and also a spectacle -- is the largest event to be held in Rashtrapati Bhavan

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Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi: The BJP's prominent Muslim Face

The 61-year-old BJP leader, who held the minority affairs portfolio in the outgoing council of ministers, has been appointed Cabinet minister again.

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Rao Inderjit Singh Is BJP's Face In South Haryana

Retaining his Gurugram seat, the 69-year-old leader this time defeated Congress veteran Ajay Singh Yadav by 3,86,256 votes. Yadav is a former six-time MLA from Rewari.

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Modi Set To Name BJP Head Amit Shah As New Finance Minister: TV Reports

As Modi's right-hand man and long-time strategist, Shah would be in a powerful position to direct financial policy in Asia's third-largest economy. But there might also be questions about his lack of both central government experience and lack of a financial background.

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Narendra Modi Takes Oath As PM For Second Term, Joined By Rajnath, Shah, Others In Cabinet

Modi, 68, was administered the oath of office and secrecy by President Ram Nath Kovind at a glittering ceremony at the forecourt of majestic Rashtraparti Bhavan.

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It's A New Era For New India: Fadnavis On Modi Govt 2.0

Fadnavis, who is in New Delhi to attend the swearing- in ceremony of the new government, tweeted, "It is a historic day for India & also for BJP as our Nation is all set to experience yet another tenure of development, pro-poor agenda."

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Billionaire Jeweller Nirav Modi Appears In UK Court

At a short hearing at London's Westminster Magistrates' Court, his lawyer Clare Montgomery said the Indian authorities had not yet produced full details of the evidence against him.

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12 Cong MLAs Quit PCC Posts, Insist No Plan To Desert Party

The resignation of the MLAs from the Pradesh Congress Committee (PCC) came on Wednesday after the grand old party lost both the Lok Sabha seats in the north-eastern state.

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Gehlot Accuses BJP Govt Of Trying To Dismantle State Govts

The ruling Congress, which came to power in the state in December last year, could not win even a single seat in the recently concluded Lok Sabha polls.

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