None Dropped, No Fresh Face, Handique Stripped Of Mines

NEW DELHI, Jan 19: No Minister was dropped but there were major changes in portfolios in the reshuffle of the Union Cabinet today which saw S Jaipal Reddy getting Petroleum, Praful Patel moving to Heavy Industries, Kamal Nath to Urban Development and Murli Deora to Corporate Affairs. The exercise, described as “minor” by Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, who promised a “more expansive...