RECRUITMENT SCAM

  • Haryana polls: INLD chief OP Chautala surrenders before Tihar jail authorities October 11, 2014

    New Delhi: Ahead of October 15 Haryana assembly polls, INLD chief and former Haryana Chief Minister Om Prakash Chautala have before Tihar Jail authorities on Saturday evening , as per the Delhi High Court orders for misusing bail conditions by campaigning for Assembly polls, saying he cannot "take the court...
  • Delhi HC directs OP Chautala back to jail, bars him from poll campaign October 10, 2014

    New Delhi: Delhi High Court on Friday directed Indian National Lok Dal chief Om Prakash Chautala to surrender before jail authorities on Sunday. Chautala, convicted and serving a 10-year jail term in connection with a teachers recruitment scam, appeared before the Delhi High Court on Friday after the CBI filed...
  • Teachers' recruitment scam: Delhi HC summons OP Chautala over CBI's plea against his bail October 9, 2014

    New Delhi: The Delhi High Court has directed former Haryana chief minister Om Prakash Chautala to personally appear in court on Friday in connection to the CBI's plea for cancellation of his bail. The High Court has lashed out at the CBI for not informing the court about alleged violations...
  • CBI moves Delhi HC seeking cancellation of former Haryana CM Chautala bail October 4, 2014

    New Delhi: CBI on Saturday moved Delhi High Court seeking immediate cancellation of the bail to former Haryana Chief Minister Om Prakash Chautala over his alleged violation of the conditions set for the same. Sources in CBI said the agency had approached high court as Chautala, who was granted bail on...
  • 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...
  • JBT recruitment scam: Delhi HC directs ex-Haryana CM Chautala to surrender before October 17 September 26, 2014

    New Delhi: The Delhi High Court has directed the former Haryana chief minister Om Prakash Chautala to surrender before the court on or before October 17. Chautala, who has been convicted in the Junior Basic Teachers' recruitment scam case, is currently out on bail. On January 22, 2013, a special...
  • Teachers' recruitment scam; HC extends bail of seven convicts July 4, 2014

    New Delhi: The Delhi High Court on Friday extended till July 25 the interim bail of seven convicts in the Junior Basic Teachers' recruitment scam case also involving former Haryana Chief Minister Om Prakash Chautala and his MLAson Ajay Chautala. A bench of Justice Siddharth Mridul granted the relief to seven...
  • Congress workers protest against Chouhan, demand CBI probe in recruitment scam July 1, 2014

    Bhopal: Congress workers staged a massive protest in Bhopal on Tuesday, seeking a CBI probe in the alleged involvement of Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister in the recently exposed recruitment scam. Chouhan is being accused of allegedly altering the PSC rules to recruit his niece as a deputy collector. Congress workers...
  • CBI busts railway recruitment scam in Bangalore June 29, 2014

    Bangalore: The Central Bureau of Investigation busted a bustling railway recruitment scam in Bangalore on Sunday. 13 students have been arrested so far while 5 officers implicated in the case are absconding. A large amount of cash has been recovered. Railway officers reportedly charged five lakh rupees for leaking examination...
  • CBI carries out simultaneous raids to probe recruitment scam May 31, 2014

    The CBI carried out simultaneous raids at a number of places in the country on Friday, including the residence of N S Gajbhiye, former vicechancellor of Dr Hari Singh Gour Central University at Kanpur in connection with an alleged recruitment scam in the prestigious institute. Raids were also carried out at...
  • CBI to probe Ram Vilas Paswan's role in Bokaro Steel recruitment scam February 25, 2014

    New Delhi: In what could be a major trouble for Lok Janshakti Party supremo Ram Vilas Paswan ahead of elections, the CBI will now investigate his role in the Bokaro Steel plant recruitment scam. CBI sleuths have recovered important documents indicating recommendation of candidates from Paswan's office. They have found that the...
  • CBI unearths major recruitment scam in Indian Military Academy, books 3 Lieutenant Colonels January 11, 2014

    Unearthing a major recruitment scam in the Indian Military Academy in Dehradun, the CBI has booked three serving Lieutenant Colonels in connection with the case. Lieutenant Colonels Akhilesh Mishra, Jagdish Bishnoi and Ambarish Tiwari have been accused of issuing fake experience certificates to candidates in recruitment to group C and D...
  • Antony recommends CBI probe into DRDO recruitment scam November 17, 2013

    Defence Minister AK Antony has recommended a CBI probe into an alleged recruitment scam in DRDO where several senior officers including two of its former chiefs are under the scanner. The Defence Minister has recommended a CBI probe into the alleged recruitment scam in which two former DRDO chiefs and a...
  • 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...
  • JBT scam: Chautala moves HC seeking extension of interim bail July 1, 2013

    New Delhi: The Delhi High Court on Monday sought CBI's response on former Haryana chief minister Om Prakash Chautala's plea seeking extension of his interim bail on medical grounds. Justice Siddharth Mridul issued notice to CBI and sought its response by July 4 on Chautala's application for extension of his...
  • Haryana CM Hooda inquires about Chautala's health May 27, 2013

    Gurgaon: Haryana Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda on Sunday visited former chief minister and INLD chief Om Prakash Chautala in a hospital in Gurgaon to inquire about his health. The Indian National Lok Dal (INLD) leader has been admitted to Medanta Medicity hospital with a heart problem, an official spokesperson...
  • 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...
  • 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)...
  • SC to hear Chautala's plea to restrain TV episode March 2, 2013

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court said it will hear next week former Haryana chief minister Om Prakash Chautala's plea to restrain a television channel from telecasting an episode based on the teachers' recruitment scam for which he has been convicted. After a brief hearing upon the mentioning of the matter by...
  • 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...
  • 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...
  • 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...
  • Teachers' recruitment scam: No interim bail for Chautala February 15, 2013

    New Delhi: In a setback for former Haryana chief minister Om Prakash Chautala, the Delhi High Court on Friday refused interim bail to the INLD chief in the teachers' recruitment scam. Chautala's counsel had sought intreim bail on medical grounds. But the High Court said no and postponed the hearing...
  • 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...
  • Haryana to seek legal opinion on fate of teachers January 24, 2013

    Chandigarh: Haryana government on Thursday said it will seek legal opinion in the case of 3,206 JBT teachers, who were illegally recruited, after getting a copy of the Delhi Court judgement. This was stated by Haryana Education Minister Geeta Bhukkal while replying to the questions of mediapersons at Panchkula. Bhukkal...
  • Former Haryana CM Chautala hospitalised January 23, 2013

    New Delhi: Former Haryana chief minister Om Prakash Chautala, who was on Tuesday sentenced to 10 years in jail for his involvement in the teachers' recruitment scam, has been admitted to the GB Pant Hospital after he complained of chest pain. Om Prakash Chautala was in the GB Pant Hospital...
  • JBT scam: Future of over 300 teachers hangs in the balance January 23, 2013

    Chandigarh: The future of more than 300 teachers in Haryana is hanging in the balance after former Chief Minister Om Parkash Chautala and his son Ajay Chautala were sentenced to 10 years in jail in the Junior Basic Training scam. Teachers at the heart of the Junior Basic Training scam...
  • 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. ...