The core Council of Ministers is called the Cabinet; these are ministers which are decided and handpicked by the PM. The Prime Minister allots various departments to various ministers. Ministers are removed from departments if the PM does not like the performance of the minister.
Latest List of Council of Ministers January 2014. Check out the complete list of Ministers in the Cabinet and the State Ministers as on Jan 2014 in India
Who is Who – Council of Ministers. Mr. C.Joshi : Railway Minister, Mr. M M Pallam Raju : HRD Minister, Mr. Salman Khurshid :External Affairs, Mr. C. P. Joshi : Road Transport And Highways, Mr. Kapil Sibal : Law Justice and add. Charge of Minority Affairs
Latest Who’s Who – Latest list of Council of Ministers. New council of ministers – Cabinet reshuffled on 28 Oct, 2012