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Nirmala Sitharaman gets finance ministry, Amit Shah home as Modi 2.0 portfolios announced

Former Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman has been appointed as the new finance minister with former home minister Rajnath Singh getting the defence portfolio in Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s new Cabinet. Amit Shah will be the new home minister. Former foreign secretary S Jaishankar will helm the Ministry of External Affairs, a press statement from the Rashtrapati Bhavan said. Former textile ... Read More »

News LIVE: BJP President Amit Shah urges an end to communism in India

India is expected to retain its position as the top remittances receiving country, with its diaspora set to pump in a whopping USD 65 billion in the year 2017, the World Bank said on Tuesday. Ahead of the annual meeting of the International Monetary Fund and the World Bank, a report issued by the global lender said that remittances, which ... Read More »