The last Cabinet reshuffle took place in July past year.
Meanwhile, Rail Minister Suresh Prabhu has also offered to exit from the government after a series of rail mishaps more than a week ago and had said that the Prime Minister had asked him to "wait".
With Prime Minister Narendra Modi leaving on a four-day trip to China on September 3 and the pitru paksha - a 14-day period commemorating one's ancestors and considered far too inauspicious by the BJP to do anything new - beginning on September 6, the only available window expires on September 2, Saturday. Two key ministries opened up after M Venkaiah Naidu was named Vice President.
With so many vacancies created, the Cabinet reshuffle could be a major exercise as different Ministers are holding more than half a dozen portfolio as additional charge.
There is curiosity whether the country will get a full-time Defence Minister this time. The ruling BJP may also accommodate leaders like Bhupendra Yadav, the in-charge of Gujarat, with an eye on elections in the state.
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The first two acts called to the front of the stage were acrobatic dance crew Diavolo and visual arts artists Oskar & Gaspar. A clip of John Dorenbos (an illusionist from last season) is show completing a magic trick with a card and a football.
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The ongoing gasoline supply issues could reduce East Coast inventories to 3- to 5-year lows, he said by phone from Houston. The storm has roiled fuel distribution systems stretching from the Gulf Coast to the Midwest and the populous East Coast.
With BJP having set itself a target of 150 seats in the Gujarat assembly polls coming up later this year, party chief Amit Shah held on Thursday a strategy session with leaders tasked with achieving the goal.
Responding to a poser on his tenure as the defence minister, Jaitley said, "At least I hope not very long".
A reshuffle is being expected in the background of shifting alliances with parties like the Janata Dal (United) of Nitish Kumar joining the BJP-led NDA. The meeting is learnt to have focussed on Assembly elections in Gujarat, Karnataka and Himachal Pradesh. Junior Health Minister Faggan Singh Kulaste were also learnt to have been summoned by the BJP president.
The state will go to polls after the closely-observed Rajya Sabha polls recently, which saw Ahmed Patel of the Congress managing to win his seat after a lot of political drama.
CVS comes in with a P/S ratio of 0.43 that's below 1, potentially implying that it could be cheap relative to the overall sector. The average Wall Street analyst rating for CVS Health Corporation is Strong Buy, according to the average of 18 analyst scores.
The Georgia police lieutenant is now on administrative duty while he is under investigation, according to authorities. Register said that Abbott had been a good officer and that he had not apparently received any racial bias complaints.
Five people have died while 13 others are severely injured in the collapse. "A major tragedy was averted", the official said. In July, 17 people were killed when a four-storey building crumbled after undergoing suspected unauthorized renovations.
Will the long, drawn out saga culminate in Sanchez becoming a City player? "No player involved", an Arsenal spokesperson said. Chelsea striker Diego Costa could also move to Spain, where the transfer window runs for another day.
Rose won't face charges stemming from this, as the statute of limitations has passed since this happened back in the '70s. Last season, Rose joined a Fox Sports team that included Thomas and Alex Rodriguez in covering postseason games.
The man who drafted Tomlinson - former Lions general manager Martin Mayhew - is now a senior personnel executive in San Francisco. He will make $1.2 million in base salary this season, $1.6 million next year, with a team option for 2019.
Rodriguez Carlos A sold $4.94 million worth of stock or 49,392 shares. ( NASDAQ:PDCO ), 3 have Buy rating , 3 Sell and 4 Hold. Prince Street Capital Management Llc acquired 1.33M shares as Petroleo Brasileiro Sa Petro (PBR)'s stock declined 16.81%.
In her recent interview to a leading Hindi TV news channel, the actress can be seen teary eyed, sharing her side of the story. Some private mails were also leaked online, which were believed to be from Kangana to Hrithik.
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Visit the DJI booth at IFA to experience the new devices and see DJI's entire lineup of handheld and aerial imaging products. The Phantom 4 Pro Obsidian offers intelligent performance and a powerful imaging system for any serious drone photographer.
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Wells joined the Terriers from Bradford in January 2014 and has since scored 48 goals in 152 appearances for the club. Wells said: "I would like to thank the chairman, the manager, his staff, my teammates and most importantly the FANS".
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Allen said he expects the offensive scheme of the Buckeyes to be a combination of Ohio State coach Urban Meyer and Wilson. Corso will also be honored by Indiana University after the first quarter for his contributions to Indiana athletics.
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Then in 2002, Spain's tourism secretary named Tomatina a "festivity of global tourist interest" due to its popularity. This year the festival celebrated its 72nd anniversary and each year it attracts more and more foreigners.
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A family of six reportedly drowned inside a white van on Sunday while trying to escape floods caused by Hurricane Harvey . Local authorities did not immediately respond to requests for comment and have not yet confirmed the incident.