Bhubaneswar: Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik today reshuffled the Odisha cabinet, a day after ten ministers resigned to make way for new people to be inducted.
Patnaik may go in for a cabinet reshuffle on Sunday morning before leaving for New Delhi to attend the meeting on the Maoist threat convened by Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on May 8.
Sources in BJD said some other ministers, such as Snehangini Chhuria (Handloom and Textiles), may also be asked to resign following the BJD's poor performance in the panchayat polls in her Assembly segment, Attabira.
Governor SC Jamir administered the oath to the new ministers in the presence of Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik and others leaders of the BJD at the Raj Bhavan here.
Maheswar Mohanty has been allocated the Revenue portfolio, Niranjan Pujari Industry and Urban Development and Badri Narayan Patra School and Mass Education.
Louis Cardinals CF Dexter Fowler leaves game with shoulder injury
Drake got his second victory of the series, striking out Matt Carpenter to strand runners at second and third in the sixth inning. The Cardinals fell to the Brewers on Thursday night (MIL 5, STL 4), but one could argue that wasn't the worst loss they suffered.
Protests occur on last day of French campaign
France is on high alert after a string of jihadist attacks since January 2015 that have killed over 230 people. Prosecutors specialising in terrorism cases have been informed, a judicial source said.
However, the name of Karanjia MLA Bijay Nayak, who was supposed to take oath as state rank minister, was dropped from the list at the last minute.
The BJD spokesman and vice president S N Patro was appointed as the observer for Bolangir district, another strong hold of Opposition BJP.
Prafulla Samal has been named the Women and Child Welfare Minister. "Besides, two MoS were elevated to the rank of cabinet ministers", Patnaik told reporters after the swearing in ceremony. He is tipped to become the Speaker in place of Niranjan Pujari, who had resigned from his post on Friday and is likely to be accommodated in the ministy.
Former government chief whip Ananta Das is now the MoS for higher education while Chandra Sarathi Behera has been made sports and youth affairs minister along with Electronics and IT department.
Ministers of State: Nrushingha Sahu, Anant Das, Chandra Sarathi Behera and Sushant Singh. Their performance as ministers had also raised eyebrows.Though no allegations had been made against energy minister Pranab Prakash Das and finance minister Pradeep Amat, they have also quit. Nirajnan Pujari, earlier the Speaker, has been inducted as a minister.
Nintendo were punished for the Wii U's weak launch line-up and rewarded with the superior Switch and Zelda: Breath Of The Wild. This machine would have represented Sony's entry into the game hardware market if only Nintendo did not back out on the deal.
And at an event yesterday, the model got real about a cosmetic treatment she had done a few years ago: liposuction on her armpits. She added: "I remember being so exhausted but happy to know that we could finally get on the path of getting better".
The President's claim that the plan will spur the economy is doubtful and will likely do more harm than good in the long run. The White House trumpets its proposal to nearly double the standard deduction, from a maximum of $12,600 to $24,000.
The National Weather Service issues a Wind Advisory when winds of 35 miles per hour or greater are expected. Sunday is expected to have partly sunny skies and a 20 percent of showers and thunderstorms after noon.
Trudeau also indicated that duties might be enacted against OR industries, the Canadian Press wire service reported. That's the home state of a Democratic Senator Ron Wyden, who has been a hardliner on the lumber dispute.
On the campaign trail last year, Trump promised to fight an opioid epidemic that is killing over 47,000 Americans each year. Jeanne Shaheen saying that if the reports are true, it would be "another broken promise to Granite Staters" by Trump .
The C919 is a competitor for Airbus' A320 and Boeing's 737 and will offer configurations of between 158 and 172 seats. China's homegrown large passenger plane C919 takes off on its maiden flight in Shanghai, east China, May 5, 2017.
Now, according to Deadline , Fox has also thrown its hat in the ring with an offer to the production company. At one point, ABC wanted to re-locate the show from Los Angeles to NY , where Seacrest is now based.
Emergency officials have been telling residents to stay away from the province's waterways and watch out for washed-out roads. Residents are evacuated from their homes following an overnight flash flood on Wednesday in Montreal.
The heavy loss had come after back-to-back successful chases at the Feroz Shah Kotla, raising hopes of revival for the Daredevils. Corey Anderson (10) and Pat Cummins (10) were the only Delhi Daredevils batsmen who could reach the double figure mark.
House repeal of 'Obamacare' hands hot potato to wary Senate
He said he'd make sure that "those who are impacted by this epidemic can continue to receive treatment", the AP reported . Employer- and government-based plans, prior to Obamacare, represented 90 percent of Americans with health insurance.
Porcello snaps skid, Red Sox rout Twins 11-1
We're two outs, 0-2 count and to think that we score eight runs after that kind of shows you how insane this game can be at times. Twins: CF Byron Buxton did not play on Friday after twice running into the wall while chasing down fly balls on Thursday.
US judge won't let El Chapo out of solitary confinement
Cogan ruled on Thursday that Guzman could start communicating with his wife Emma Coronel, 27, through pre-screened messages. Cogan has denied Guzman visits from anyone other than his lawyers or permission to communicate with potential witnesses.
Samsung's profit jumps 46 percent thanks to semiconductor
That said, Samsung has been using Super AMOLED on its mobile devices for years now, and none of those exhibited this issue. In the report , its stated that the Galaxy Note 7 will be sold as the Galaxy Note 7 R to indicate it's a refurbished model.
Russia-backed Syrian safe zones plan goes into effect
Weaponry and air strikes are to be banned within the zones - while no-fly zones will be introduced in the airspace overhead. Syria's ruling regime has supported the agreement, a senior Russian diplomat said , as the deal was announced this week.
3 former South African leaders join to criticize Zuma
The foundations have arranged these dialogues to give South Africans a platform to discuss critical challenges facing the country. He called for a national discussion on how to tackle corruption and ensure a radical economic transformation.
PIA to suspend Karachi-Mumbai flights from Monday
Staff at the PIA office at Mittal Court in Churchgate appeared anxious about their jobs, given the flight was being suspended. It is the only airline flying between the two countries as no Indian airline flies to Pakistan.
At least 200 break out of prison in Indonesia
In 2013, more than 200 inmates broke free from a maximum-security facility in Medan, the capital of the province of North Sumatra. Indonesian authorities have been hunting around 200 prisoners who broke out from an overcrowded jail on Sumatra island.
Penguins star Crosby returns to practice after concussion
Kyle Turris scored for Ottawa, and Craig Anderson made 17 saves before being replaced by Mike Condon for the third period. Definitely something to learn from moving forward into Game 6, and they said they will be better in that regard.
Nigeria Says Freed Chibok Girls To Meet Leader
Boko Haram has carried out a violent campaign since 2009 to impose its version of Islamic rule in Africa's most populous country. The personal assistant to Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari, Bashir Ahmad, tweeted that "huge numbers" had been released .