ABHAY CHAUTALA

  • Haryana Assembly elections: Chautalas mauled as BJP sweeps Haryana 3 days ago

    New Delhi: It was a do or die battle for the Indian National Lok Dal in the 2009 Haryana Assembly elections. The party, which fought an almost leaderless battle with its chief OP Chautala lodged in jail, lost badly as the 'Narendra Modi wave' took the Bharatiya Janata Party to...
  • BJP to go alone in Haryana polls, hopes to ride on 'Modi power' October 5, 2014

    Chandigarh: Having broken away from its alliance partner, the Haryana Janhit Congress, the BJP is contesting all 90 seats in Haryana. Another former BJP ally, the Indian National Lok Dal is also contesting on its own. Abhay Chautala has always had a certain swagger but he will need a lot...
  • IOA chief launches personal attack on Olympic gold medallist Bindra September 6, 2013

    It's a new low in the battle to clean up Indian sports as the Indian Olympic Association president Abhay Chautala, who is convicted in the Teachers Recruitment scam in Haryana, has launched a vicious personal attack on India's only individual Olympic gold medallist Abhinav Bindra, saying if Bindra has a...
  • Teachers recruitment scam: Chautala to be released from jail May 23, 2013

    New Delhi: Former Haryana Chief Minister Om Prakash Chautala will be released from jail on Thursday after the Delhi High Court granted him an interim bail for six weeks to undergo a heart surgery. Chautala, 78, is serving prison time for his involvement in the 2000 teachers' recruitment scam. The...
  • Teachers recruitment scam: Chautala gets interim bail May 21, 2013

    New Delhi: Former Haryana Chief Minister Om Prakash Chautala was on Tuesday granted interim bail for six weeks by the Delhi High Court for undergoing pacemaker implant surgery at a hospital. "In view of the facts and circumstances of the case and considering the medical report of the appellant/applicant, the...
  • Om Prakash Chautala, son get 10 years in jail, INLD protests January 22, 2013

    The former Haryana chief minister and his son were jailed in the Haryana teachers recruitment scam. ...
  • Conviction of the Chautalas will strengthen peoples' belief in the system: Jyoti Kamal January 16, 2013

    Do you think conviction of the Chautalas in the recruitment scam sends out the message that the law does work and spares no one? CNNIBN's Senior Editor Jyoti Kamal joined IBNLive readers for an interaction on the issue. Q. If they are convicted, will they be still able to contest elections....
  • Will even go to SC for justice: Abhay Chautala January 16, 2013

    New Delhi: Former Haryana chief minister Om Prakash Chautala's son Abhay Singh Chautala says he will appeal against his and his father's conviction in the higher court and if required will also go to the Supreme Court. Chautala, his MLA son Ajay and 53 others were convicted on Wednesday by...
  • Randhir, Chautala vie for IOA's top post September 24, 2012

    New Delhi: The Indian Olympic Association (IOA) will hold its elections Nov 25 with secretary general Randhir Singh most likely taking on newly elected chairman of India Amateur Boxing Federation (IABF) Abhay Chautala for the post of president. While Randhir has already made his intentions clear, Chautala told IANS Monday that...
  • SC gives nod for prosecution of Chautalas July 4, 2011

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Monday gave its nod for criminal prosecution of Indian National Lok Dal leaders Ajay and Abhay Chautala in a disproportionate assets case. A division bench of V S Sirpurkar and T S Thakur dismissed their plea of quashing the criminal case against them on the...