Cabinet Expansion(Search results - 73)
Top StoriesAug 3, 2021, 11:26 AM IST
Exclusive: Nothing wrong in MLAs lobbying for Cabinet berth; will abide high command's decision: BY Vijayendra
As intense lobbying is taking place for a ministerial berth in CM Basavaraj Bommai's Cabinet, it is reported that the name of Vijayendra Yediyurappa son of former CM BS Yediyurappa is also doing the rounds. Talking to Asianet Newsable, Vijayendra said that he will abide by the party's decision and expressed that he is interested in contesting the election after two years. He also responded to reports of BS Yediyurappa's alleged pact before resignation and lobbying by MLAs for ministerial post.
Top StoriesAug 2, 2021, 2:48 PM IST
If central leaders agree, new ministers will be sworn-in on Wednesday: Karnataka CM Bommai
With mounting pressure from legislators for Cabinet expansion and inclusion in the team, Karnataka CM Basavaraj Bommai arrived in Delhi and met BJP General Secretary BL Santosh. Bommai, who will be meeting BJP National President JP Nadda by evening, stressed that if he gets approval, the swearing-in ceremony of new ministers will be held on Wednesday. He also hinted that ministers' post will not be limited to Bengaluru and Belagavi districts.
Top StoriesAug 2, 2021, 10:57 AM IST
Karnataka Cabinet expansion: CM Bommai to meet JP Nadda today with probables list
Karnataka CM Basavaraj Bommai may soon expand his Cabinet if central leaders give a green signal. The CM has left for Delhi today and will meet national president JP Nadda to seek his approval. It is said that the CM will have a small Cabinet to begin with and later may add more ministers in a phased manner.
Top StoriesAug 1, 2021, 6:39 PM IST
BS Yediyurappa at helm in Ktaka BJP: Leaders lobby for ministerial posts, CM Bommai rushes for consultation
With Karnataka Cabinet expansion expected to take place in the coming week, over half a dozen ministerial aspirants lined up at Lingayat strongman BS Yediyurappa's house for lobbying. Within minutes, CM Basavaraj Bommai also rushed and downplayed the importance, saying that his visit was just to 'consult' his senior.
Top StoriesJul 30, 2021, 1:36 PM IST
Basavaraj Bommai's maiden Delhi visit as CM, meets Defence Minister Rajnath Singh
Newly appointed Karnataka CM Bommai made his first official Delhi trip to meet PM Narendra Modi, Home Minister Amit Shah, Defence Rajnath Singh and BJP National President JP Nadda to express his gratitude for appointing him CM. The CM addressing news reporters stressed that the Cabinet expansion will be done only after consultation with national president JP Nadda.
Top StoriesJul 7, 2021, 9:43 PM IST
'Will build a strong, prosperous India': PM congratulates new ministers
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday congratulated his colleagues who took oath as ministers and wish them the very best for their ministerial tenure.
Top StoriesJan 13, 2021, 5:38 PM IST
Karnataka Cabinet expansion: 7 new ministers inducted into BS Yediyurappa’s Cabinet
This is the third expansion of the cabinet since Yediyurappa assumed charge in July 2019 after the collapse of the Congress-JD(S) government in the wake of revolt by 17 MLAs of the coalition partners.
Top StoriesJan 13, 2021, 1:15 PM IST
Karnataka: New Cabinet ministers to take oath today, says CM Yediyurappa
"New ministers will take oath at the Raj Bhavan at around 3.50 pm Wednesday, the list of seven or eight ministers who will be inducted will be released in due course," CM told reporters in Bengaluru.
Top StoriesJan 13, 2021, 1:11 PM IST
Karnataka Cabinet expansion: These seven names cleared, turncoat Munirantha doubtful
Seven BJP MLA's and MLC's aspiring to become ministers will be blessed with a cabinet berth today at 4 pm as CM BS Yediyurappa has got the names cleared after consulting central leaders. Out of eight names, so far 7 names have been cleared and turncoat MLA Munirathna Naidu is yet to figure in the list.
Top StoriesJan 11, 2021, 10:28 AM IST
Karnataka Cabinet expansion likely on Jan 13: Yediyurappa after meeting top BJP brass
"We have finalised seven names. January 14 is the festival. Most probably the oath-taking ceremony will take place on January 13 afternoon. I will confirm the names and portfolios later," the Chief Minister told reporters.
Top StoriesJan 3, 2021, 4:31 PM IST
Madhya Pradesh Cabinet expansion: Two loyalists of Scindia given ministerial berths
Tulsiram Silawat and Govind Rajput were administered the oath of office by Governor Anandiben Patel.
PoliticsNov 30, 2020, 9:26 PM IST
Yediyurappa gets a breather, Cabinet expansion on hold till January 2021
Cabinet berth aspirants and turncoat leaders hoping to become ministers in the BS Yediyurppa government will have to wait till January as state election commission has poured cold water in their plans by announcing poll dates for Gram Panchayat elections.
IndiaNov 19, 2020, 12:22 PM IST
Karnataka CM BS Yediyurappa awaits JP Nadda's nod to expand cabinet
BS Yediyurappa on Wednesday said that he would expand the cabinet after BJP President JP Nadda approves the list of proposed ministers.
IndiaNov 18, 2020, 8:49 AM IST
Karnataka CM BS Yediyurappa to visit Delhi; Discussion on cabinet expansion likely
Karnataka Chief Minister BS Yediyurappa is scheduled to visit New Delhi on Wednesday. The CM will be spending the day meeting the central leadership of BJP.
IndiaNov 11, 2020, 10:56 AM IST
Karnataka: Will expand cabinet soon, says Chief Minister BS Yediyurappa
Karnataka Chief Minister BS Yediyurappa had said last week that a cabinet expansion would occur after the results of the RR Nagar and Shira bypolls are announced. As the BJP won in both the constituencies, several BJP leaders, formerly with the Congress and JD(S), have begun lobbying for ministerial berths.