Team Manmohan

  • New Cabinet appointees include 4 women, 5 Muslims October 28, 2012

    Prime Minister Manmohan Singh effected a major Cabinet reshuffle on Sunday, giving away the major share to Andhra Pradesh and West Bengal to counter the Telangana forces in the former and exally Mamata Banerjee of the Trinamool Congress in the latter. Several ministers were elevated to the Cabinet rank, with many...
  • Always wanted Rahul in Government: Manmohan Singh October 28, 2012

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Manmohan Singh said on Sunday that he had always wanted Congress General Secretary Rahul Gandhi in the government but that he wanted to work for the party and strengthen it. Rahul Gandhi has not gotten any Cabinet post or elevated within the party amidst the mega...
  • Mega Cabinet reshuffle: Young faces in Team Manmohan October 28, 2012

    New Delhi: The Manmohan Singh Cabinet is set for a major makeover on Sunday. This is expected to be the last big Cabinet reshuffle before the 2014 General Elections, and this time, the theme privileges young blood over the old guard. The embattled Law Minister, Salman Khurshid is the frontrunner...
  • Team Manmohan formed, all set to take challenges May 30, 2009

    Team Manmohan was finally inducted on Thursday with 14 Cabinet ministers and 45 Ministers of State taking oath at the Rashtrapati Bhawan to wrap up the 79member council of ministers that will shepherd the Congressled United Progressive Alliance's second tenure in office. ...