BIHAR: Nitish Kumar expands Cabinet, inducts 26 ministers - The Indian Awaaz

Nitish-Kumar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar today expanded his new Cabinet inducting 26 ministers from his Janata Dal (United) and the BJP-led National Democratic Alliance (NDA). The new ministers were administered the oath of office and secrecy at a function at the Raj Bhavan by Governor Keshri Nath Tripathi. On July 27 only Kumar and Sushil Modi were sworn-in as the chief minister and the deputy chief minister on July 27 and the ministry was expanded a day after the new JD(U)-NDA government won the confidence vote in the Bihar Assembly. In the 243-member House, a maximum of 37 ministers are allowed as per the constitutional provisions. While 14 from the JD(U) were made ministers, the NDA's share was 12 from the BJP, one from the LJP — Pashupati Kumar ...

Nitish Kumar inducts 27 ministers, leaves out two NDA parties - TwoCircles.net

Patna, (IANS): A day after winning the trust vote, Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Saturday expanded his Cabinet, inducting 27 ministers – 14 from his Janata Dal-United and 13 from the BJP-led NDA. Governor Keshari Nath Tripathi administered the ...

Ahead of Nitish Kumar Cabinet taking oath, Tejashwi Yadav posts 4 questions for Bihar CM, dy CM Sushil Modi on Twitter - Financial Express

Ahead of the new Bihar government Cabinet formation on Saturday, former deputy CM and (Rashtriya Janata Dal) RJD leader Tejashwi Yadav took a dig at Chief Minister Nitish Kumar. By: FE Online | New Delhi | Published: July 29, 2017 5:59 PM. 273. Shares ...

Nitish Kumar Cabinet full list of ministers and their portfolios: Vijendra Yadav, Prem Kumar take oath, Ram Vilas ... - Financial Express

The Nitish Kumar-led Bihar government's cabinet took oath on Saturday evening after the state CM had broken his alliance with Lalu Yadav's RJD and joined hands with NDA. By: FE Online | New Delhi | Updated: July 29, 2017 7:55 PM. 0. Shares. Facebook ...

Rahul Gandhi can unite Opposition but he needs to start thinking, says Tejashwi Yadav - Financial Express

Rattled after his former boss and Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar comfortably won the floor test with the support of 131 MLAs, former Bihar Deputy Chief Minister Tejashwi Yadav heaped praise on Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi saying that, “Rahul ...

Nitish Kumar to expand, reshuffle Bihar Cabinet today; check names of finalised BJP leaders - Financial Express

Amid the ongoing political drama in Bihar, the Nitish Kumar-led state government's cabinet is going to have a reshuffle and expansion on Saturday. By: FE Online | Published: July 29, 2017 3:11 PM. 205. Shares. Facebook · Twitter · Google Plus ...

Nitish Kumar exits Mahagathbandhan, Samajwadi party heaves a sigh of relief – Here is why - Financial Express

In a shocking turn of events in the state of Bihar, CM Nitish Kumar on July 26 resigned from his post amid the controversy that circled around former deputy CM and RJD leader Tejashwi Yadav. By: FE Online | New Delhi | Published: July 29, 2017 12:18 PM ...

Bihar: Nitish Kumar's Masterstroke or His Last Trump Card - TwoCircles.net

There is no doubt that by changing tracks overnight, Bihar Chief Minister, Nitish Kumar has proved that he is the ultimate master survivor in Indian politics. Undeniably he has played a trump card by switching political loyalties across the entire ...

BIHAR: CM NITISH KUMAR WINS TRUST VOTE - The Indian Awaaz

Nitish Kumar led NDA government won vote of confidence in Bihar assembly today. 131 legislators of JD(U)-BJP, LJP, Rashriya Lok Samta Party (RLSP) and Hindustani Awam Morcha (HAM) voted in favour of trust vote. 4 independent MLAs also exercised their ...

Nitish Kumar wins floor test, 'everything's planned', says Tejashwi Yadav - Jagran Josh

The ruling coalition of the JD(U), BJP and others got 131 votes while the opposition got 108 votes, Speaker Vijay Kumar Chowdhury said. Nitish Kumar wins floor test, 'everything's planned', says Tejashwi Yadav. Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar with his Deputy Sushil Modi. (PTI). Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar has predictably won the floor test in the state Assembly today. The ruling coalition of the JD(U), BJP and others got 131 votes while the opposition got 108 votes, Speaker Vijay Kumar Chowdhury said. The trust vote was taken through lobby division. Bihar CM and his deputy Sushil Modi reached the Assembly early in morning along with the supporting lawmakers. It was left to RJD chief Lalu Prasad's son and ex-deputy CM Tejashwi Yadav to represent ...