Bhupinder Singh Hooda

  • Haryana polls: Dalits live in fear in Mirchpur, have no hopes from any party January 11, 1410

    Mirchpur: As Haryana is going to polls on October 15, caste factor continue to play a crucial role in the state politics. Dalits make up 20 per cent of Haryana's population, above the national average of 16 per cent, but social and political clout still remains with the Jats. In 2010,...
  • Haryana elections: Assets of heavyweight politicians zoom in 5 years 3 days ago

    Chandigarh: As they try their luck at the hustings, fortune has surely favoured some of the prominent leaders in Haryana, including Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda and HJC's Kuldeep Bishnoi, since the 2009 polls with a manifold increase in their assets. Bishnoi, the Haryana Janhit Congress president and son of former...
  • Haryana elections: Hooda vs Hooda at Garhi Sampla-Kiloi seat 3 days ago

    Chandigarh: Haryana Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda, who is eyeing third term, will face his namesake-- a salesman-- among other contestants from the Garhi Sampla Kiloi Assembly constituency. Contesting as an Independent candidate, 41-year-old Bhupender Singh Hooda has filed his nomination papers from Garhi Sampla Kiloi Assembly constituency, the seat which...
  • Haryana polls: People will have to go to jail to meet CM if INLD wins, says Hooda 3 days ago

    Chandigarh: On the heels of INLD chief Om Prakash Chautala's rally, Haryana Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda on Saturday took dig at him saying if he becomes chief minister, then people of the state will have to go to Tihar prison to meet him. "Whether the Haryana Cabinet will be formed...
  • Haryana elections: Rebel Congress MLA Sharda Rathore knocks on opposition's doors 6 days ago

    Faridabad: With Assembly elections just round the corner, politicians hopping from one party to the another in quest for a ticket is a common sight. One such politico is Sharda Rathore. A two-time Congress MLA from Haryana's Ballabgarh constituency, Rathore is amongst the legislators on whom the party was relying...
  • Haryana elections: Congress releases list of candidates for all 90 assembly seats 6 days ago

    Chandigarh: Congress on Wednesday released list of candidates for all the 90 seats of the October 15 Haryana assembly elections. Following is the list of Congress: Kalka Manveer Kaur Gill Panchkula D K Bansal Naraingarh Ram Kishan Ambala Cantt Nirmal Singh Ambala City Himmat Parkash Singh Mulana(SC) Varun Chaudhary Sadhaura(SC) Rajput Bhukhr Jagadhri Bhupal Bhati Yamuna Nagar Dr Krishna Pandit Radaur Subhash Chaudhry Ladwa Kailasho Saini Shahbad(SC) Anil kumar Dhanton Thanesar Pawan Garg Pehowa S Mandeep Singh Chatha Guhia(SC) Dillu Ram...
  • Bhupinder Singh Hooda writes to Modi on problems of rice growing farmers September 21, 2014

    Chandigarh: Haryana Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda on Sunday wrote a letter to Prime Minister Narendra Modi drawing his attention to "heavy losses" being suffered by farmers in the state due to the "sudden drop" in the purchase price of rice. In the letter, Hooda pointed out that the scanty rainfall...
  • Hooda confident of a third term, says Robert Vadra's land deals won't be an issue in elections September 21, 2014

    New Delhi: Confident of coming to power for the third time, Haryana Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda has refuted allegations of providing any favours to Congress President Sonia Gandhi's soninlaw Robert Vadra in his land deals. Hooda said that this "Vadra issue" cannot stop his government from storming to power for...
  • Haryana Assembly elections: Does CM Hooda want Congress or a 'khichdi' government? September 19, 2014

    New Delhi: A political analyst who is familiar with the Haryana politics recently said it is more the merrier for Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda. If there are more political parties in the fray, it will finally help the Congress by dividing the opposition votes. The same seems to...
  • Haryana Assembly elections: 12 key seats which will see a tough contest September 19, 2014

    New Delhi: With just 90 Assembly constituencies, Haryana is not a big state but its politics is extremely competitive with a host of regional parties having the power to change the fortunes of their bigger rivals. The state has seen a small group of families the Chautalas, Lals and...
  • Maharashtra, Haryana Assembly elections on October 15, counting on October 19 September 15, 2014

    New Delhi: The crucial Assembly elections in Maharashtra and Haryana will be held on October 15, announced Chief Election Commissioner VS Sampath on Friday. It will be a single phased election in both the states and counting of votes will take place on October 19. While Haryana has 90 Assembly...
  • Live blog: Maharashtra, Haryana Assembly elections on October 15, counting on October 19 September 12, 2014

    While Haryana has 90 Assembly seats, Maharashtra has 288 seats. Maharashtra is ruled by CongressNCP combine....
  • Bhupinder Singh Hooda refuses giving any undue advantage to DLF September 3, 2014

    Haryana government receives a big blow due to the alleged involvement of Bhupinder Singh Hooda in the DLF scam. "If anyone proves I have given undue advantage to DLF, I will resign," says Hooda. ...
  • HC cancels allotment of 350 acre land to DLF by Haryana government September 3, 2014

    Chandigarh: In a major blow to the Haryana government, the Punjab and Haryana High Court cancelled a land allotment made by it to real estate major DLF. The Bhupinder Singh Hooda government had allotted 350 acres of land to the company. According to sources, DLF was the sole bidder of the...
  • My insult was an insult to Haryana, says Bhupinder Singh Hooda August 24, 2014

    Panipat: Haryana Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda on Sunday hit out at Prime Minister Narendra Modi saying that an insult to him was an insult to the state. While addressing a rally at Panipat, Hooda said, "Haryana never tolerates an insult. My insult was an insult to Haryana. I went...
  • Hooda to campaign for Assembly elections in Panipat today August 24, 2014

    Panipat: Ahead of Assembly elections in Haryana, Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda will hold a rally in Panipat on Sunday afternoon. Named as Vijay Sankalp Rally, the Harayana Chief Minister is expected to make a slew of announcements during the political rally. Hooda had met Prime Minister Narendra Modi at his...
  • After Hooda, Chavan decides not to share stage with Modi, says heckling 'preplanned at a high level' August 23, 2014

    Mumbai: Maintaining his being heckled at an event in the presence of Prime Minister Narendra Modi was "preplanned at a high level", Maharashtra Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan on Saturday said that he will not attend such functions in future till he got an assurance that incidents like those will not...
  • Three days after hooting at PM rally, Modi calls Hooda for tea August 22, 2014

    New Delhi: Three days after the hooting incident in a public rally, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday appeared to reach out to Haryana Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda by inviting him over a cup of tea. Hooda met Modi at his residence and discussed development issues relating to the state. "The...
  • Another nonBJP CM booed at PM Modi's event, Jharkhand CM's speech interrupted August 21, 2014

    Ranchi: It happened yet again. At an event in Ranchi, supporters of the Prime Minister raised proNarendra Modi slogans forcibly interrupting Jharkhand Chief Minister Hemant Soren's speech. PM Modi was sharing the dais with the Jharkhand CM at an inaugural event of a project of Power Grid Corporation of India...
  • Congress CMs likely to skip events involving PM Modi: sources August 20, 2014

    New Delhi: All Congress Chief Ministers are likely to skip events involving Prime Minister Narendra Modi, sources told CNNIBN on Wednesday. The development comes after Bharatiya Janata Party supporters booed Haryana Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda during his speech at Modi's rally in Kaithal on Tuesday. Sources added that Maharashtra...
  • Haryana CM shouted down by Modi supporters at public event, vows to never share stage with PM August 19, 2014

    Kaithal: What may have seemed like a muchneeded camaraderie between political rivals ended within moments in Kaithal on Tuesday when supporters of Prime Minister Narendra Modi shouted down Haryana Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda with whom the PM was sharing the stage during a foundationlaying ceremony. "BJP did wrong by allowing...
  • Anticorruption high on Modi's agenda as he kickstarts poll campaign in Haryana August 20, 2014

    Kaithal: Prime Minister Narendra Modi kickstarted the BJP's election campaign in Haryana on Tuesday with a visit to Kaithal where he laid the foundation of the KaithalRajasthan border section of the National Highway. He shared the stage with Haryana Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda whom he lauded for the infrastructural growth...
  • Haryana Congress leader quits, hits out at Hooda, says party can't survive without the Gandhis August 7, 2014

    New Delhi: After quitting the Congress, Haryana leader Chaudhary Birender Singh has hit out at Chief Minister Bhupinder Hooda. Speaking to CNNIBN Singh said that Hooda has become a liability to the party. He also said the Congress can't exist without the Gandhis. Following is the transcript of an excerpt...
  • Pradeep Kasni, 6 other IAS officers transferred by Haryana government August 6, 2014

    Chandigarh: Haryana IAS officer Pradeep Kasni was transferred by the state government on Tuesday. Kasni had questioned appointments of commissioners to two commissions by Haryana Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda. Six other IAS officers were also transferred by the Haryana government. Administrative Reforms Department secretary Kasni has been posted as the Administrator...
  • Haryana SGPC to meet on Thursday to plan the control, custody of Gurudwaras July 30, 2014

    Chandigarh: There is no end to the row over the Haryana SGPC Act. The Haryana SGPC has called for a meeting on Thursday at Kaithal to work on a plan on how to take control of gurudwaras from the parent body. The Akal Takht, the supreme body of Sikhs, had restrained...
  • Bhupinder Singh Hooda mismanaging Haryana Congress unit: Selja Kumari July 30, 2014

    Haryana: There seems to be no end to the problems surrounding Haryana Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda. After being the target of several Congress leaders, another senior colleague Selja Kumari has hit out at the CM for mismanaging the Congress unit and affairs of the state. She said Hooda was not...
  • Haryana: After Khemka, IAS Pradeep Kasni takes on Hooda government July 29, 2014

    After Ashok Khemka, another top IAS officer in Haryana is taking on the Hooda Government. IAS officer Pradeep Kasni on Tuesday said that he was subjected to intimidation after he refused to toe the government line in appointment of Information commissioners. The Haryana Chief Secretary who has been accused of...
  • India @ 9 with Bhupendra Chaubey July 29, 2014

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  • Haryana vs Punjab: should states have different gurudwara committees? July 25, 2014

    The Haryana government passed a legislation earlier this month to create a separate HSGPC for the state, a decision which has angered the Punjab based SGPC which controls all the gurudwaras in the states of Haryana and Punjab.Punjab's Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal has threatened to resign and lead a...
  • SAD threatens to protest if Hooda does not take back Haryana SGPC act July 25, 2014

    New Delhi: The fight between Haryana and Punjab over the control of gurudwaras has intensified with the Bhupinder Singh Hooda government not willing to listen to the Centre, insisting that the new Haryana SGPC Act is here to stay. Punjab's Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal on the other hand is threatening...