HARYANA

  • Will act as bridge between party and government: Haryana BJP chief 4 hours 13 minutes ago

    Chandigarh: Newly-appointed Haryana BJP chief Subhash Barala on Thursday said that he would act as a bridge between the party and the government and ensure that benefits of all the government schemes reaches the grassroots level. The Toahana MLA, who was appointed as the Haryana BJP new chief on Wednesday,...
  • SC to hear plea on Haryana Police attack on journalists Yesterday

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Wednesday said it would hear a plea on police attack on mediapersons outside controversial sect leader Rampal's ashram in Haryana November 19. Haryana Police canecharged mediapersons covering the incident that led to Rampal's arrest. Nearly 50 to 60 mediapersons were injured. Some of them were seriously...
  • Union Ministers Birender Singh, Suresh Prabhu file nominations for Rajya Sabha seats 2 days ago

    Chandigarh: Union Ministers Birender Singh and Suresh Prabhu, who have been nominated by BJP for by-elections to two Rajya Sabha seats in Haryana, filed their nominations on Tuesday. Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar, ministers and all the BJP MLAs were present when the two filed their nomination before Returning Officer Sumit...
  • More arms and ammunition recovered from Rampal's ashram 2 days ago

    Barwala (Haryana): As part of the ongoing search of arrested godman Rampal's Satlok Ashram, the Special Investigation Team (SIT) of Haryana Police recovered more arms and ammunition from the premises. During the search, the SIT recovered 7.62 mm caliber pistol, three empty magazine, 32 bore revolver and 13 live cartridges of...
  • Journalists move SC over attack on them at Rampal's ashram in Barwala 3 days ago

    Hisar: A group of journalists dragged the Haryana police to the Supreme Court for beating them up while reporting on the Rampal case in Hisar. The group of journalists is seeking compensation and have demanded action against policemen involved in the incident. Three FIRs were registered in connection with the attack...
  • Police recover 10,000 lathis, bullet-proof jackets from Rampal's ashram 3 days ago

    Hisar: The police on Sunday recovered many bullet-proof jackets and nearly 10,000 lathis from arrested 'godman' Rampal's Satlok ashram in Hisar district of Haryana. The recoveries were made when the SIT team of Haryana Police took Rampal back to his ashram to open password-protected lockers. Even as sources say the...
  • Arrested 'godman' Rampal taken back to ashram to open password-protected lockers 4 days ago

    Hisar: Haryana Police on Sunday took arrested 'godman' Rampal back to his ashram in Hisar, where six people died in the clashes between his supporters and security personnel, as part of investigation. 63-year-old Rampal, who was arrested on November 19 from his ashram, spread over 12 acres in Hisar district, was...
  • India @ 9 with Palki S Upadhyay 6 days ago

    Catch the day's top stories with Palki S Upadhyay on India @ 9. ...
  • Watch: A look at controversial 'godman' Rampal's den 6 days ago

    Controversial self-styled 'godman' Rampal's Satlok ashram in Hisar district of Haryana is 12 acres of a completely self contained area. Within that is a 3-storey building which is Rampal's own residence. The lavish ashram has a full-home theatre system, huge TV screen, a swimming poll. ...
  • Hisar: Live petrol bombs, acid packets recovered from Satlok Ashram 6 days ago

    Rampal was arrested on Wednesday night after three days of continuous stand-off between Rampal's supporters and the police. Over 400 people were arrested and 15,000 others were evacuated from the ashram ...
  • Self-styled 'godman' Rampal sent to judicial custody, next hearing on November 28 1 week ago

    Chandigarh: Controversial self-styled 'godman' Rampal will remain in judicial custody till November 28 when the Punjab and Haryana High Court will take up the contempt of court case for hearing. The court has asked police for a detailed report on the Hisar operation, including details of casualties, injured and arms...
  • Happy that administration got support of media and locals: Mohan Lal Khattar 1 week ago

    "We were successful in carrying out this operation without any innocent losing their life. Happy that administration got support of media and locals," said Haryana CM Mohan Lal Khattar commenting on self-styled godman Rampal. ...
  • Watch: Self-styled 'godman' Rampal in jail 1 week ago

    Self-styled 'godman' Rampal was put behind bars in the Panchkula jail after the Punjab and Haryana High Court cancelled his bail in 2006 murder case. ...
  • Watch: Inside 'godman' Rampal's ashram 1 week ago

    CNN-IBN visits controversial 'godman' Rampal's ashram in Hisar, Haryana where the stand-off between his supporters and security personnel ended with his arrest on Wednesday night. ...
  • Self-styled 'godman' Rampal arrested after high drama, to be produced in court today 1 week ago

    Hisar: Self-proclaimed 'godman' Rampal, who was arrested by the Haryana Police after three days of high drama at his ashram, will be produced in Hisar court on Thursday. "The controversial 63-year-old godman will be produced in a Hisar court," Superintendent of Police Panipat Satish Balan told reporters after his arrest...
  • India @ 9 with Palki S Upadhyay 1 week ago

    Catch the day's top stories with Palki S Upadhyay on India @ 9. ...
  • Controversial 'godman' Rampal arrested from ashram in Hisar, taken in ambulance to Chandigarh 1 week ago

    Hisar: The self-styled godman Rampal has been arrested by the Haryana Police from his ashram in Hisar and was taken out in an ambulance to Chandigarh. Rampal is being taken to Chandigarh PGI for medical examination and will be produced in Chandigarh court on Thursday. The police are expected to file cases...
  • Rampal ashram showdown: No breakdown of law and order in Haryana, says Kiren Rijiju 1 week ago

    Violence escalated in Hisar on Wednesday when several cars were set on fire near the self-styled godman Rampal's ashram. The local police is yet to identify the accused persons. Minister of State for Home Affairs Kiren Rijiju said that there is no breakdown of law and order in Haryana. "The...
  • Sri Sri Ravi Shankar slams Rampal, says no leader is above law 1 week ago

    New Delhi: Spiritual leader Sri Sri Ravi Shankar on Wednesday slammed controversial self-styled 'godman' Rampal over law and order issue in Hisar district of Haryana. Rampal has been evading arrest and according to the police, he is still inside his Satlok Ashram at Barwala in Hissar district. His supporters continue to...
  • Godman culture on the rise: Is blind faith to blame? 1 week ago

    Six people have lost their lives so far in clashes between the supporters of self-styled godman Rampal and the Haryana Police in Hisar. CNN-IBN takes call from across the country and asks whether the blind faith is to blame. ...
  • MHA to send paramilitary forces to Hisar, attempts to arrest 'godman' Rampal in vain November 19, 2014

    New Delhi: The Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) on Monday evening decided to send in paramilitary forces tackle the poor law and order condition in Hisar following clashes between self-styled godman Rampal's supporters and the police. "The Central government is sending about 500 paramilitary personnel to Haryana to deal with...
  • Central agencies warned Haryana government of a possible law and order situation in Hisar: sources November 19, 2014

    New Delhi/Hisar: Central intelligence agencies had inputs of a possible law and order situation in Hisar and the same had been passed on to the Haryana government, say sources. It is also being said that the Central government is unhappy with the way the state government has handled the matter. Meanwhile,...
  • Hisar: Water, power supply has been stopped to self-styled godman Rampal's ashram, says police November 19, 2014

    Hisar tense a day after clashes between police and Rampal supporters took place. Thousand of Rampal supporters left Rampal's ashram voluntarily. "Water, power supply has been stopped to the ashram," said the police. ...
  • Six dead in Rampal's ashram in Hisar, not even a single one hurt by police bullets, says Haryana DGP November 19, 2014

    Hisar: Six people have lost their lives so far in clashes between the supporters of self-styled godman Rampal and the Haryana Police in Hisar. However, the police has said that there are no marks of injuries on their bodies and claimed that "not even a single person has been injured...
  • Hisar: Two people injured in clashes die after failing to get medical assistance on time November 19, 2014

    Hisar: The situation in Hisar remains volatile as self-styled godman Rampal's supporters continue their clash with the police. According to hospital sources, two people including a woman and a child injured in the clashes on Tuesday have died at the hospital on Wednesday morning. Rampal's supporters are determined to save the...
  • Hisar: Several Rampal supporters leave ashram overnight as police cuts off water, power supply November 19, 2014

    Hisar: The situation in Hisar continues to remain tense as self-styled godman Rampal refuses to comply with Haryana and Punjab High Court and police orders to surrender. Large number of Rampal supporters came out of the ashram in the intervening night of Wednesday and were sent to Hisar in busses and...
  • Self-styled 'godman' Rampal worked in Haryana government: More facts about him November 18, 2014

    New Delhi: Self-styled 'godman' Rampal Dass was born in a family of farmers in Sonepat district's Thanana village on September 8, 1951. He has a diploma in engineering and has worked in Haryana government's irrigation and public health department as a junior engineer. In May 2000, he was dismissed from the...
  • Haryana Police vows to produce Rampal before court, his supporters resist arrest violently November 18, 2014

    Hisar: As violence escalated in Hisar district of Haryana over the arrest of controversial self-styled 'godman' Rampal on Tuesday, police said the operation will end only after his arrest. "This operation will only end with Rampal's arrest. I cannot give any time frame. We will arrest him and present him...
  • Self-styled godman Baba Rampal supporters protest in Delhi November 18, 2014

    Followers of self-styled godman Baba Rampal are holding demonstrations at Delhi's Jantar Mantar in protest of the court orders against him. ...
  • Hisar: Self-styled godman Rampal's supporters clash with police, turn ashram into a war zone November 18, 2014

    Hisar: The scenes outside self-styled godman Baba Rampal's Satlok Ashram in Haryana's Hisar town resemble a war zone as his supporters have indulged in clashes with police. There are indications that hundreds of people have been detained by Baba Rampal's 'private army' in the ashram. They have been using women...