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  • Not a single woman representative from Haryana in Lok Sabha May 19, 2014

    New Delhi: Women candidates from Haryana failed to clinch even a single seat to the Lok Sabha in the recently concluded elections. All the women candidates, including Congress's Shruti Choudhury, Kusum Sherwal of Indian National Lok Dal, Nirmala of Janta Dal (United), could not take a lead and managed to...
  • Lok Sabha results: Caste based parties routed, those with regional identity emerge stronger May 17, 2014

    What explains the total decimation strong regional parties like Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP), Samajwadi Party (SP), Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD), Rashtriya Lok Dal (RLD), Indian National Lok Dal (INLD) etc in this election? These parties blame the Narendra Modi wave for their rout while the BJP claims that it is...
  • LS polls: BJP makes a comeback in Haryana after 15 years, wins 7 seats May 16, 2014

    Chandigarh: Haryana has been engulfed in the Modi wave anointing the Bharatiya Janata Party as a clear winner in the state. Out of the 10 Lok Sabha seats, the BJP has won seven seats, while the ruling Congress has won only one and INLD on two seats. It is after...
  • LS polls: AAP alleges bogus voting in Haryana, says INLD behind it April 13, 2014

    The Aam Aadmi Party is alleging that bogus voting took place in 600 booths during elections in that took place in Gurgaon last week. The party has released an audio clip where one can reportedly hear a booth level officer alleging that bogus voting is taking place and he is...
  • Lok Sabha elections: Over 50 per cent polling in Haryana till 3 pm April 10, 2014

    Chandigarh: Over 56.3 per cent voter turn out has been recorded till 3 pm from Haryana out of nearly 1.61 crore electorate who exercised their franchise of voting on Thursday for the 10 Lok Sabha seats from the state, officials said. In Gurgoan, 58 per cent voters turned out to...
  • Voting for Chandigarh, 10 Haryana LS seats on Thursday April 9, 2014

    Chandigarh: About 1.55 Crore voters, including 71 lakh women, will seal the fate of 251 candidates in fray for the 10 Lok Sabha seats in Haryana on Thursday. Chief Electoral Officer of Haryana Shrikant Walgad said 60 Companies of Central Para Military Forces and 44,000 personnel of Haryana Police and...
  • LS polls: BJP-ally SAD backs INLD candidates in Haryana March 25, 2014

    Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) has put its key ally BJP in a tight spot in Haryana by throwing its weight behind candidates of Indian National Lok Dal (INLD), who are contesting on all the ten Lok Sabha seats in the state. With efforts by SAD patron and Punjab Chief Minister Parkash...
  • Lok Sabha elections: Alliances in North India February 28, 2014

    New Delhi: The North is very important when it comes to electoral alliances. The most populous state of Uttar Pradesh always throws up interesting political alliances. But, nothing stays permanent. Alliances matter even in neighbouring Haryana, Punjab, Jammu and Kashmir and Uttarakhand. Uttar Pradesh: India's most populous state has 80 Lok Sabha seats....
  • Election tracker: Congress ahead in Haryana, BJP-SAD leads in Punjab January 23, 2014

    Chandigarh: There is some good news for the Congress from Haryana even as in neighbouring Punjab, the ruling Shiromani Akali Dal-Bharatiya Janata Party alliance is ahead. In both the states, Aam Aadmi Party (AAp) is emerging as a serious challenger. The Congress, which is facing serious allegations of massive corruption,...
  • Gurgaon: INLD activists manhandle toll plaza manager November 2, 2013

    Gurgaon: A CCTV footage showed INLD activists manhandling a toll plaza manager in Gurgaon. INLD activists allegedly beat up the manager when the buses going for a rally were charged. However, no action has been taken yet. Meanwhile, the main accused, Satbeer, has blamed the Congress for implicating him in the...
  • Haryana govt refers land deal CDs to Lokayukta September 9, 2013

    Haryana Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda on Monday said his government has decided to refer the issue of CDs, allegedly containing evidence of land scams in the state, released by the opposition to the Lokayukta for investigation. The opposition Indian National Lok Dal (INLD) had released CDs of Haryana Congress legislators...
  • Gopal Kanda attends Monsoon Session of Haryana Assembly September 6, 2013

    Former Haryana minister Gopal Kanda, accused in the air hostess suicide case, attended the monsoon session of Haryana Assembly in Chandigarh on Friday after getting bail from a Delhi court. Kanda arrived 33 minutes after the House met at 2 pm on the opening day of the session and passed obituary...
  • INLD will support Modi for PM if need arises: Abhay Chautala August 11, 2013

    Ambala: INLD leader Abhay Chautala on Saturday said his party will support Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi "unconditionally" for the post of Prime Minister if required. Chautala, however, clarified that INLD will not forge an alliance with BJP for the forthcoming general elections. "INLD will not forge any political alliance with BJP...
  • Tihar authorities to submit report on Ajay Chautala addressing rally February 26, 2013

    New Delhi: The Tihar Jail Superintendent will be submitting a report on former Haryana chief minister Om Prakash Chautala's son Ajay addressing a rally to his supporters over a phone from within the jail. The Indian National Lok Dal chief's family on Saturday put his call on loudspeaker and made...
  • Tihar Jail begins inquiry against Ajay Chautala for addressing rally through phone February 25, 2013

    Chandigarh: The Tihar Jail authorities have initiated an inquiry against INLD chief and former Haryana chief minister OP Chautala's son Ajay Chautala after it was found that he addressed a public rally at Sonepat through the speaker phone when his grandson called him up last Wednesday in jail. Jail officials...
  • OP Chautala's son addresses rally from Tihar Jail using mobile phone February 25, 2013

    New Delhi: There seem to be no rules for VIP inmates at Delhi's high profile Tihar Jail. Former Haryana chief minister Om Prakash Chautala's son Ajay Chautala addressed a rally from inside his cell using his mobile phone. INLD leader Om Prakash Chautala and his MLA son Ajay may be...
  • 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 78-year-old chief of Indian National Lok Dal (INLD), who was sent to Tihar Jail after...
  • News 360: INLD workers clash with police after Chautalas' verdict January 22, 2013

    Former Haryana Chief Minister Om Prakash Chautala and his son Ajay Chautala were sentenced to 10 years in jail on Tuesday in the Haryana Teachers Recruitment scam. A case of rioting has been made against Indian National Lok Dal party workers for clashing and protesting outside the court after 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. ...
  • Watch: Reactions to OP Chautala's sentencing in teachers' job scam January 22, 2013

    Former Haryana CM Om Prakash Chautala and his MLA son Ajay Chautala were on Tuesday sentenced to 10 years in prison in the illegal teacher recruitment scam. ...
  • Watch: Police lathicharge Chautala supporters outside court January 22, 2013

    The supporters of former Haryana chief minister and Indian National Lok Dal (INLD) chief Om Prakash Chautala on Tuesday protested outside a Delhi court which is set to sentence the politician and his son in connection with a teachers recruitment scam. The security personnel were forced to lathicharge and throw...
  • Live: Will challenge court decision in HC, says INLD January 22, 2013

    New Delhi: Live updates: 2.17 pm: OP Chautala's son Abhay Chautala accuses Congress of conspiracy. "Like we had predicted, it is a conspiracy hatched against us by the Congress and the CBI, not just on us but they have conspired against many regional party leaders," he says. 1.15 pm: INLD spokesperson...
  • SC issues notice to Kanda for beating INLD workers August 9, 2012

    New Delhi: In a fresh trouble for former Haryana Minister Gopal Kanda, facing probe in the suicide case of an ex-airhostess, the Supreme Court on Thursday sought his reply to a plea for his prosecution for allegedly beating some Indian National Lok Dal (INLD) workers in 2010. A bench of justices...
  • 2010 assault case: SC issues notice to Kanda August 9, 2012

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Thursday issued a notice to former Haryana Minister of State for Home Gopal Kanda after a petition was filed against him by an INLD worker in connection with a 2010 assault case. The petition alleged that Kanda had beaten up some INLD workers who were...
  • MDLR ex-staffer death: Kanda not yet arrested August 6, 2012

    New Delhi: The Opposition Indian National Lok Dal (INLD) workers on Sunday hit the streets in protest against former Haryana MoS for Home Gopal Kanda who was booked for abetment to suicide of a former employee of the airline company he ran. Kanda was charged under Section 306 of the IPC...
  • Black money: Ramdev to seek INLD, JD(U) support June 7, 2012

    New Delhi: Continuing with his campaign against black money, yoga guru Baba Ramdev will meet INLD chief Aviation Minister Ajit Singh on Thursday. He will also hold discussions with JD(U)leader Sharad Yadav on Thursday evening. Earlier this week, Ramdev met Bharatiya Janata Party President Nitin Gadkari seeking his support for...
  • Haryana civil services merit list under scanner January 22, 2011

    Chandigarh: The Haryana Civil Service Exam is under the scanner. Members of the State Public Service Commission are being accused of manipulating the evaluation process to make sure their children and those of top politicians make the cut. Among those who made it to the final list are the HPSC chairman's...
  • Cong MP won't defy Haryana's caste courts May 10, 2010

    Kaithal (Haryana): Congress MP Naveen Jindal clarified on Monday that he was only fulfilling his duty as an elected representative when he decided to convey the views of khap panchayats (caste courts) on their stand against same sub-caste marriages and that he had not taken any stand in favour of...
  • Haryana Governor likely to invite Congress to form govt October 23, 2009

    Chandigarh: Haryana Governor Jagannath Pahadia is likely to invite the Congress to form the next government in the state after the party formally stakes its claim later on Friday. As the Congress has emerged as the single largest party in the assembly after the poll results were announced on Thursday, Pahadia...
  • Cong in Maharashtra, Arunachal; Haryana uncertain October 23, 2009

    Mumbai/Chandigarh/Itanagar: Congress came up trumps in the electoral sweepstakes on Thursday retaining power in Maharashtra and Arunachal Pradesh but falling short of absolute majority in Haryana, leaving the main opposition BJP further weakened in the first popularity test since the general elections in May. In the politically significant state of Maharashtra,...