OP CHAUTALA

  • INLD's Dushyant Chautala confident of winning at least 40 seats in Haryana October 18, 2014

    New Delhi: A day before the declaration of the Haryana Assembly polls results, Indian National Lok Dal leader Dushyant Chautala has said that his party will win at least 40 seats and that a decision on allying with the Bharatiya Janata Party will be taken by Om Prakash Chautala. In an...
  • We are facing 2 raavans; OP Chautala will be Haryana's CM, says his son October 15, 2014

    "Key issues in Haryana are poverty and unemployment. The common man is tried of the Congress government. OP Chautala will be the next Chief Minister of Haryana," says OP Chautala's son Digvijay Chautala. ...
  • Haryana, Maharashtra Assembly elections: Events through the day October 15, 2014

    New Delhi: 9.39 pm: Haryana sees record voter turnout at 76 per cent. 9.30 pm: Approximate 64 pc turn out recorded in Maharashtra assembly elections. Mumbai (City) : 54.1 per cent; Mumbai (Suburbs): 52 per cent; Mumbai (combined): 53.05 per cent. 6.54 pm: Haryana records highest voter turnout ever, at 73 per...
  • 'Raj Thackeray, Chautala emerge as most searched politicians' October 14, 2014

    New Delhi: A day ahead of the Assembly elections in Maharashtra and Haryana, Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS) leader Raj Thackeray and Indian National Lokdal's (INLD) Om Prakash Chautala have emerged as the most searched politicians in their respective states on Google. Assembly elections are scheduled to be held in the two...
  • 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...
  • OP Chautala's misdeeds out in the open, won't get sympathy votes: BJP's Sunita Setia October 13, 2014

    Sirsa: Addressing rallies, public meetings and door-to-door campaigns, the Bharatiya Janata Party Sirsa candidate Sunita Setia is strictly following the party line and appealing to people in the name of Prime Minister Narendra Modi. Sunita Setia is not only banking on Modi but is hopeful that Indian National Lok Dal...
  • CBI 'misused' to stop Chautala from campaigning: SAD October 12, 2014

    Ambala: In a veiled attack on BJP, NDA constituent Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) on Sunday alleged that CBI was "misused" for political benefit to stop INLD chief Om Prakash Chautala from campaigning in Haryana polls. The party which in a tie up with INLD is fighting against its NDA partner in...
  • Chautala can only form 'cabinet of prisoners', says Hooda October 12, 2014

    Karnal (Haryana): With former Haryana chief minister Om Prakash Chautala back in Delhi's Tihar prison following his surrender on court's order on Saturday evening, a no-holds-barred verbal fight has broken out between the ruling Congress and his Indian National Lok Dal (INLD). Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda Sunday unleashed verbal barbs...
  • Haryana elections: Modi storms Chautala bastion Jind, takes INLD's first family head on October 12, 2014

    Jind: Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who has been actively campaigning and holding mega rallies in Haryana in the run up to the Assembly elections, reached the INLD bastion Jind on Saturday where he tried to make holes in the Chautalas' boat. Taking on the jailed INLD supremo Om Prakash Chautala, Modi...
  • Haryana Assembly elections: Modi's Jind rally instills confidence into a leaderless BJP October 12, 2014

    Jind: Prime Minister Narendra Modi took his campaigning for the Haryana elections to Indian National Lok Dal stronghold Jind district on Saturday. The rally held at the Pandu Pindara village has given the much needed impetus to the Bharatiya Janata Party cadre who are fighting a 'leaderless' battle and...
  • INLD chief OP Chautala to surrender before Tihar Jail authorities today October 11, 2014

    New Delhi: INLD chief and former Haryana Chief Minister Om Prakash Chautala to surrender before Tihar Jail authorities on Saturday, as per the Delhi High Court orders for misusing bail conditions by campaigning for Assembly polls, saying he cannot "take the court for a ride". The High Court had made it...
  • 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 elections: One day Chautala clan will contest on all 90 seats, says Amit Shah October 7, 2014

    Chandigarh: After Prime Minister Narendra Modi slammed dynastic politics in Haryana, BJP chief Amit Shah on Tuesday attacked the Chautalas, saying the way that family has taken a plunge in politics, that day may not be far off when the clan will contest all the 90 Assembly seats in the...
  • CBI requests HC for hearing OP Chautala's bail on Monday October 5, 2014

    New Delhi: CBI has requested the Delhi High Court for an urgent hearing on its plea seeking immediate cancellation of bail to former Haryana Chief Minister Om Prakash Chautala over alleged violation of conditions. CBI sources said the plea, had made a special mention for an urgent hearing for cancellation...
  • Teachers' recruitment scam: Delhi HC notice to OP Chautala, CBI October 1, 2014

    New Delhi: The Delhi High Court on Wednesday issued a notice to the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) and former Haryana chief minister OP Chautala on a plea seeking his immediate surrender. Chautala addressed a massive rally at Jind in Haryana last month while he was out on interim bail. The High...
  • Court dismisses plea against cops for keeping out lawyers August 12, 2013

    New Delhi: A Delhi court has dismissed an advocate's plea for action against policemen for restraining lawyers and litigants from entering the court complex when former Haryana Chief Minister O P Chautala and 54 others were sentenced in the JBT teachers' recruitment scam. Additional Sessions Judge (ASJ) Sanjeev Kumar rejected...
  • Court allows CBI 80 new witnesses against Chautala June 3, 2013

    New Delhi: A Delhi court on Monday allowed CBI to bring 80 more witnesses, who it claimed were not listed earlier due to "inadvertence", in the trial against INLD chief and former Haryana Chief Minister Om Prakash Chautala in a disproportionate assets (DA) case. Special CBI Judge Manu Rai Sethi...
  • ED attaches OP Chautala's flat, launches money laundering probe May 30, 2013

    New Delhi: The Enforcement Directorate on Thursday attached a residential property of former Haryana Chief Minister OP Chautala under the criminal provisions of money laundering laws after he was recently convicted in a teachers recruitment scam. This is the first attachment order by the agency against the fivetime Chief Minister even...
  • JBT scam: OP Chautala main conspirator, says CBI April 16, 2013

    New Delhi: The CBI on Tuesday contended before the Delhi High Court that former Haryana Chief Minister OP Chautala was the "main conspirator" in the junior basic trained (JBT) teachers' recruitment scam of 2000. Opposing the bail plea of Chautala, jailed for 10 years in the scam, Solicitor General (SG)...
  • Cabinet meeting was beginning of conspiracy in JBT scam: CBI April 15, 2013

    New Delhi: The CBI on Monday told the Delhi High Court that the conspiracy in the teachers' recruitment scam, in which former Haryana Chief Minister OP Chautala was jailed for 10 years, had begun in September 1999 when the recruitment was taken out of the purview of Haryana Staff Selection...
  • JBT scam: HC notice to CBI on Ajay Chautala's plea March 6, 2013

    New Delhi: The Delhi High Court on Wednesday sought response of the CBI on the plea of former Haryana Chief Minister OP Chautala's son, Ajay Chautala, against his conviction and 10 year sentence for illegally recruiting 3206 junior teachers in 2000. 51-year-old Ajay Chautala, who is in Tihar Jail since his...
  • JBT scam: Delhi HC seeks CBI response on IAS officer's plea February 25, 2013

    New Delhi: The Delhi High Court on Monday sought a response of the CBI on IAS officer Sanjiv Kumar's appeal against his conviction and 10-year jail term in the case of illegal recruitments of teachers in Haryana. Justice Mukta Gupta issued a notice to the probe agency on the plea...
  • Court upholds Chautala's plea for attendant January 23, 2013

    New Delhi: A court here on Monday upheld the plea of former Haryana Chief Minister OP Chautala, awarded 10 years jail in a teachers recruitment scam and is currently hospitalised, for a private attendant. Special Central Bureau of Investigation Judge Vinod Kumar allowed Chautala's plea seeking personal help to look...
  • 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...
  • JBT scam: Chautala, son could be barred from contesting polls January 22, 2013

    New Delhi: Former Haryana chief minister OP Chautala and his son Ajay Singh Chautala were on Tuesday sentenced to 10 years in jail for their involvement in the teachers' recruitment scam. Special CBI Judge Vinod Kumar, who last week had convicted the Chautalas and 53 others, including two IAS officers,...
  • Chautala sentencing: Protest by INLD condemnable, says Congress January 22, 2013

    Congress leader Randeep Singh Surjewala condemned the protests and said it was attempt to interrupt the legal system. ...
  • 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. ...
  • Teachers recruitment scam: Chautala, son sentenced to 10 years in jail January 22, 2013

    New Delhi: Former Haryana chief minister OP Chautala and his son Ajay Singh were on Tuesday sentenced to 10 years in jail for their involvement in the teachers' recruitment scam. Eleven others, including the three main accused in the case Sanjiv Kumar, Vidya Dhar and Sher Singh Badshami ...
  • Chautala pleads to be admitted to hospital January 19, 2013

    New Delhi: Convicted in teachers recruitment scam case, former Haryana Chief Minister OP Chautala on Saturday urged a Delhi court that he be admitted to a private Gurgaon hospital for treatment while his son wants home food and clothes, besides permission to wear a gold chain in jail. In an...
  • Sonia's visit to rape victims comes too late: Haryana Opposition October 9, 2012

    Taking a tough stance on the rising number of rapes in the country, especially after a spate of incidents were reported in Haryana, Congress President Sonia Gandhi on Tuesday sent out a sharp message to Khap panchayats saying they cannot supersede the judiciary. Sonia also said that strictest action will be...