MADAN LAL

  • Modi hell bent on building 'Hindu Rashtra': JKPCC President April 5, 2014

    Alleging that BJP leader Narendra Modi was hell bent on building a "Hindu Rashtra", Jammu and Kashmir Pradesh Congress Committee on Saturday said the secular India would defeat him in his design. "There is no doubt that Modi is hell bent on building a Hindu Rashtra. The secular India would defeat...
  • AAP's a pathological liar which likes to protest not govern: Arun Jaitley February 4, 2014

    New Delhi: Senior Bharatiya Janata Party leader Arun Jaitley launched an allout attack on the Aam Aadmi Party whose workers held demonstrations outside his house on Tuesday morning. Jaitley called AAP leaders "pathological liars" who are more comfortable in conducting dharnas instead of governing the state. He said, "The AAP admittedly...
  • AAP's alternative politics includes falsehood and lies: BJP February 3, 2014

    New Delhi: After the Aam Aadmi Party once again made some sensational claims by accusing the Bharatiya Janata Party of trying to bribe its MLAs, the latter retaliated saying the allegations were baseless. Senior BJP leader Arun Jaitley tweeted, "These are rubbish claims by AAP and its alternative politics includes...
  • Are AAP MLAs on sale, BJP asks after being charged with bribe plot February 3, 2014

    AAP MLA Madan Lal today alleged that he had been offered Rs 2030 crore by people close to the BJP to help pull down the AAP government in Delhi. ...
  • Will withdraw support to AAP tomorrow: Vinod Kumar Binny February 3, 2014

    New Delhi: The AAP government in Delhi is facing trouble on all fronts. Moments after it hit out at the BJP alleging that it was trying to buy its MLAs, expelled party leader Vinod Kumar Binny announced that he will withdraw support to the AAP government on Tuesday. "I am meeting...
  • AAP says BJP trying to bribe its MLAs to topple Kejriwal government February 3, 2014

    New Delhi: Being surrounded by many controversies, the AAP has hit back. At a press conference on Monday, the AAP said that the opposition BJP was trying to buy its MLAs. Madan Lal, AAP MLA from Kasturba Nagar, said that he had been offered Rs 2030 crore to get along nine...
  • Ishant Sharma has stopped learning, feel former players January 23, 2014

    New Delhi: India captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni may have given a long rope to an erratic Ishant Sharma but his indifferent performances on Thursday came in for sharp criticism from former players who said it was high time the lanky paceman was dropped as he has "stopped learning". The former players...
  • Madan Lal bows out of World Boxing Championships October 14, 2013

    New Delhi: Madan Lal's (52kg) campaign at the AIBA World Boxing Championships came to an end in his very first bout in the competition that began in Almaty, Kazakhstan Monday. The 21yearold, competing in his first world championships, put up a good show but came up short against Moldova's Alexandros Riscan....
  • World Boxing Championships: Madan goes down in 1st round October 14, 2013

    Almaty: India's campaign at the World Boxing Championships got off to a disappointing start as Madan Lal (52kg) went down in the first round itself here on Monday. Madan, a former national champion and the lone Indian boxer in action on Monday, lost 03 on points to Alexandros Riscan of...
  • Dikshit slams BJP for making unbelievable promises to grab power August 4, 2013

    New Delhi: Eyeing an unprecedented fourth consecutive victory in the upcoming assembly polls, Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit on Sunday accused BJP of making "unbelievable promises" to grab power. She reminded people of BJP's reign when the party had to change chief ministers three times in a span of five years...
  • Delhi: Madan Lal Khurana's condition improving, says doctor July 21, 2013

    New Delhi: Former Delhi Chief Minister Madan Lal Khurana, who was admitted to the Sir Ganga Ram Hospital (SGRH) here early Thursday following brain haemorrhage, is stable and "all his vital parameters are normal", a doctor attending on him said Sunday. "The bleeding inside his brain is clearing and his condition...
  • Delhi exCM Madan Lal Khurana undergoes surgery July 19, 2013

    New Delhi: Delhi former Chief Minister and Bhartiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Madan Lal Khurana was admitted to Sir Gangaram hospital on Friday in a serious condition after suffering bleeding in brain and underwent a surgery. Hospital sources said Khurana, 77, was brought to the hospital at 3 am in an...
  • Former cricketers slam Dhoni for Rhiti row June 4, 2013

    New Delhi: Indian captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni has come under sharp attack from some former cricketers for his alleged conflict of interest for having stakes in the sports management company which handles him and three of his Indian teammates. Dhoni found himself in a controversy when it came to light that...
  • Indian boxers win European title, create history May 20, 2013

    Limassol: Indian boxers scaled new frontiers as they powered through to claim the top rank and bag the 2013 Invitational FXTM International Limassol Boxing Cup. The Indian pugilists displayed grit and talent throughout the tournament and a stunning performance particularity in the finals Sunday with a total tally of 10 medals...
  • Bedi, Madan Lal dismayed at Amarnath axing September 28, 2012

    New Delhi: The removal of former India batsman Mohinder Amarnath from the national selection committee on Thursday has met with widespread disapproval by his former teammates. Speaking to Cricketnext, Amarnaths 1983 World Cupwinning teammate Madan Lal termed as "unfortunate" the BCCIs decision to remove him as North Zone selector....
  • BCCI awards 16 former players May 25, 2012

    Chennai: As a part of its onetime benefit payments, the BCCI on Friday presented cheques to the country's 16 former international and domestic players who have served Indian cricket with distinction over the years. Former India skipper Kris Srikkanth, Madan Lal, Chetan Chauhan and Salim Durani, among others, were awarded...
  • Explayers call for Dhoni's head January 14, 2012

    New Delhi: As the Indian team's pathetic show continues in Australia, former players say the time has come to remove Mahendra Singh Dhoni as Test skipper and senior players like VVS Laxman and Rahul Dravid should also plan their timely retirements. India's surprise capitulation has evoked sharp criticism from former players...
  • Kapil Dev to man traffic signal in Delhi March 28, 2011

    New Delhi: Former cricketer Kapil Dev will on Tuesday man a traffic signal in south Delhi as part of a road safety awareness programme organised by Delhi Police. The 1983 World Cup winning team captain will man the traffic at Aurobindo Chowk on Tuesday morning for an hour, said Satyendra...
  • Rift in Himachal Congress over Madan Lal March 27, 2009

    Shimla: Knives are out in Congress in Himachal Pradesh over the nomination of former cricketer Madan Lal as party candidate for Hamirpur Lok Sabha seat with rival factions blaming each other over the choice in place local leader Narinder Thakur. Even as Lal, hit the campaign trail on Thursday, protest over...
  • More trouble for ex cricketer Madan Lal in Himachal March 26, 2009

    Shimla: Former India cricketer Madan Lal on Thursday faced more trouble in Himachal Pradesh as senior Congress leaders, including former chief minister Virbhadra Singh, came out openly against his nomination from the Hamirpur Parliamentary constituency. The fivetime chief minister and candidate from the Mandi seat charged "certain vested interests" within...
  • Excricketer Madan Lal pads up for Congress March 21, 2009

    New Delhi: Former Indian allrounder Madan Lal on Saturday joined Congress saying he will do "both bowling and batting" for the party. The ace cricketer, who was part of the World Cup winning squad of 1983, said his family has been a supporter of Congress for a long time and so...
  • J&K sex scam: Cong issues showcause notice to own MP May 7, 2008

    Jammu: The Congress has issued a showcause notice to party MP Madan Lal Sharma for making comments against Sonia Gandhi at a rally in Jammu on Sunday. Sharma had alleged that the State Assembly Speaker Tara Chand and former state party chief Peerzada Mohammad Sayeed were involved in the sex scandal...
  • MP denies accusing Speaker in J&K sex scam May 6, 2008

    Jammu: The Srinagar Sex scandal is back to haunt politicians in Jammu and Kashmir and this time its a major embarrassment for the Congress as a party MP Madan Lal Sharma has alleged that the State Assembly speaker Tara Chand was involved in the sex scandal and Sonia...
  • Sonia saved J&K Speaker in sex scandal: Cong MP May 5, 2008

    Jammu: An old controversy that has come back to haunt and embarrass the Congress. Madan Lal Sharma, a party MP from Jammu has accused the state Assembly Speaker Tara Chand of being involved in last year's infamous Srinagar sex scandal. However, Sharma has now backtracked and claims he never made...
  • ExDelhi CM Madan Lal Khurana retuns to BJP April 5, 2008

    New Delhi: Former Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader and chief minister of Delhi Madan Lal Khurana returned to the party fold on Friday after he withdrew the remarks he made against BJP leader LK Advani two years ago. The party high command had expelled Khurana, 71, because he made public his...
  • Khurana quits Uma Bharati's party April 14, 2007

    New Delhi: In reaction to Bharatiya Jan Shakti chief Uma Bharati's move to pull out her candidates from Uttar Pradesh polls after the BJPs appeal, former Delhi chief minister Madan Lal Khurana on Saturday announced his resignation from her party as its vice president. Khurana joined Jan Shakti a few months...
  • Stung Khurana joins Uma's gang January 29, 2007

    New Delhi: Times may have changed for the fiery sanyasin, but good luck continues to come Uma Bhartis way. Stung by BJP's cold shouldering, former Delhi chief minister Madanlal Khurana on Monday joined Uma Bharti's Bhartiya Jan Shakti (BJS) as its acting president. Khurana who was not in the good...