INDIAN NATIONAL LOK DAL

  • Haryana Assembly elections: BJP scripts history with absolute majority, all eyes now on CM October 19, 2014

    New Delhi: In a historic shift in power in Haryana, the Bharatiya Janata Party won Assembly elections with absolute majority for the first time. The BJP, which only had four MLAs in Haryana till the morning of October 19, easily crossed the halfway mark of 45 in the 90-member Assembly...
  • Assembly elections results: As the day progressed October 19, 2014

    New Delhi: 6:25 pm: If BJP is fine joining hands with NCP, they should go ahead with it, says Uddhav Thackeray. 6:20 pm: I have not yet proposed any alliance offers to anyone. But we are ready consider if anyone approaches us: Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray. 6:00 pm: Prime Minister...
  • Haryana Assembly elections: Events through the day October 15, 2014

    Faridabad/Rohtak: 6.54 pm: Haryana records highest voter turnout ever, at 73 per cent. 6.30 pm: Haryana crosses 2009 figures to reach 73 per cent voter turnout; Kaithal and Sirsa record highest figure at 80.4 per cent. 6.00 pm: 72.1 per cent total voter turnout till 6.00 pm. Sirsa registers the maximum turnout...
  • Triangular fight in Haryana, Congress banks on development, BJP on change, INLD on sympathy October 14, 2014

    Chandigarh: The small and relatively prosperous state of Haryana will vote on Wednesday to elect the new government. For the time, since the state of Haryana was created in 1967, it has been witnessing a hotly contested triangular fight with some minor parties thrown in. The BJP, which had been...
  • Haryana politics witnessing a change in dynamics as smaller parties join the fray October 10, 2014

    In a state where the contest was traditionally between the Congress and the Indian National Lok Dal, there is now a resurgent Bharatiya Janata Party turning the contest triangular. Once BJP's staunch alliance partner, Kuldeep Bishnoi of the Haryana Janhit Congress is now an angry man. He was promised 45...
  • CBI moves Delhi HC seeking cancellation of OP Chautala's bail in teachers recruitment scam October 9, 2014

    New Delhi: The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) has approached the Delhi High Court seeking the cancellation of bail that has been granted to Indian National Lok Dal (INLD) leader and former Haryana chief minister OP Chautala in the teachers recruitment scam case. The CBI has said that Chautala's bail...
  • Haryana Assembly elections: Does CM Hooda want Congress or a 'khichdi' government? September 17, 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...
  • INLD declares candidates for all 10 LS seats in Haryana March 14, 2014

    Jailed Indian National Lok Dal leader Ajay Chautala's elder son Dushyant figured in the list of candidates declared by the party for all the ten Lok Sabha seats in Haryana. 26-year-old Dushyant Chautala will contest from Hisar Lok Sabha seat, as per the list of candidates announced by INLD leader Abhay...
  • Bhupinder Singh Hooda made illegal marriage: INLD March 3, 2014

    Alleging that Haryana Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda had illegally married a woman and even has a teenaged son from her, opposition Indian National Lok Dal (INLD) leaders on Monday sought his immediate resignation. Addressing media in Chandigarh, INLD general secretary Abhay Singh Chautala alleged that Hooda had married a Dehradun-based...
  • HC to hear Chautala's bail plea in teachers' job scam February 15, 2013

    New Delhi: The Delhi High Court will hear on Friday former Haryana Chief Minister Om Prakash Chautala's appeal against his conviction and 10 years sentence for illegally recruiting 3,206 junior teachers 12 years ago. The 78yearold chief of Indian National Lok Dal (INLD), who was sent to Tihar Jail after...
  • Subhash Ghai runs into new land problem in Haryana May 30, 2012

    Chandigarh: The Opposition Indian National Lok Dal in Haryana has pounced upon the opportunity to hit out at the Congress government following a stay on the execution of a sale deed of land purchased by Subhash Ghais Mukta Arts in Badhsa village of Jhajjar district in Haryana. The stay was...
  • HJC's Bishnoi wins, Cong loses deposit in Hisar October 17, 2011

    Hisar: Kuldeep Bishnoi of the Haryana Janhit Congress (Bhajan Lal) won the Hisar Lok Sabha byelections defeating his nearest rival Ajay Singh Chautala of the Indian National Lok Dal by 6323 votes. Bishnoi was also supported by the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP). Congress candidate Jai Prakash was a distant third despite...
  • Bishnoi set to win Hisar bypoll, Cong third October 17, 2011

    Hisar: All eyes are on Hisar in Haryana where the results for the bypolls for the Lok Sabha seat will be announced on Monday. Stakes are high for both the Congress and Team Anna, which had given a call to not vote for the ruling party candidate. Kuldeep Bishnoi of the...
  • Anna factor will benefit us: Ajay Singh Chautala October 17, 2011

    Hisar: Indian National Lok Dal candidate in Hisar bypolls Ajay Singh Chautala, on Monday, said that Anna Hazare's team's campaign will benefit his party in the polls. The results of the bypolls will be announced on Monday. Chautala also claimed that the initial leads were in his favour. He added, "The...
  • INLD releases first list of candidates for Haryana polls September 4, 2009

    Chandigarh: Indian National Lok Dal (INLD), the main Opposition party in Haryana, on Friday released the first list of 42 candidates of the party for next month's Assembly elections. The list includes the name of former chief minister and INLD National President, Om Prakash Chautala (Uchana Kalan), State INLD President Ashok...
  • BJP breaks alliance with INLD in Haryana August 24, 2009

    Chandigarh: The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Monday announced that it had decided to break its alliance with the Indian National Lok Dal (INLD) in Haryana and would go alone in the Assembly elections in the state. "We have broken our tieup with INLD and would go for the forthcoming Assembly...