SAVITRI JINDAL

  • Country's richest woman Savitri Jindal loses in Haryana polls to BJP's Kamal Gupta October 19, 2014

    Chandigarh: Savitri Jindal, the richest woman in the country, lost from the Hisar assembly seat, officials said on Sunday. Jindal, who was elected from Hisar in 2005 and 2009 and is a minister in the outgoing Bhupinder Singh Hooda-led Congress government in the state, lost to BJP candidate Kamal Gupta by...
  • Khap panchayats believe in dictatorship, India still a male-dominated country: HJC’s Hisar candidate October 14, 2014

    Hisar: In the battleground of Hisar, the Haryana Janhit Congress has fielded a new entrant Gautam Sardana for the Assembly elections. Sardana is expected to give a tough fight to sitting Congress MLA Savitri Jindal. In a door-to-door campaign, Sardana said, "Will win by 20,000 votes. No development work was...
  • Congress's Savitri Jindal leads the race in Hisar, BJP and HJC play catch-up October 14, 2014

    Hisar: Hisar, a traditional stronghold of Congress, is witnessing a three-way contest between Congress's Savitri Jindal, Bharatiya Janata Party's Dr Kamal Gupta and Haryana Janhit Congress candidate Gautam Sardana. Even as voting will take place on October 15, Savitri Jindal seems to be leading the race. Anoop Kumar,...
  • On the last day of campaign, Hisar candidates take out roadshows to connect with voters October 14, 2014

    Hisar: In a last minute effort to garner as many votes on October 15, candidates in Hisar did not leave any stones unturned on Monday. The city of Hisar witnessed grand roadshows by Congress MLA Savitri Jindal and BJP candidate Kamal Gupta while Haryana Janhit Congress candidate Gautam Sardana took...
  • Congress's Savitri Jindal holds roadshow in Hisar, dismisses Modi wave October 14, 2014

    Hisar: On the last day of election campaign for Haryana Assembly elections on Monday, Congress MLA Savitri Jindal held a roadshow in Hisar with over 2,000 people taking part in her campaign. Former Union minister and her son Naveen Jindal was also with her appealing people to vote for the...
  • Haryana polls: Women from top political families in fray October 7, 2014

    Chandigarh: With October 15 Haryana assembly elections set to see a record number of 109 women candidates in the fray, all eyes will be on the females from top political families contesting from different seats. Among the prominent women candidates out there in the fray include Haryana ministers Savitri Jindal, Kiran...
  • Hooda inducts country's richest woman in Haryana cabinet October 29, 2013

    Chandigarh: The country's richest woman, Savitri Jindal, was on Tuesday inducted as a minister in the Haryana cabinet by Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda. This is the second time that she has become a minister in the Hooda government. She was earlier a minister of state in the 200509 Hooda government. Jindal...
  • India's richest woman asked to vacate government house April 27, 2013

    Chandigarh: Savitri Jindal, said to be India's richest woman, was on Friday asked by the Punjab and Haryana High Court to vacate within 15 days her government accommodation, which she had been occupying unauthorisedly. The court said that if Jindal failed to vacate the government bungalow within the stipulated time, the...
  • Forbes rich list: The top 10 richest in India October 25, 2012

    New Delhi: Reliance Industries Chairman Mukesh Ambani is the country's richest man with a personal fortune of $ 21 billion, according to Forbes Magazine. Mukesh Ambani beats steel giant Lakshmi Mittal and Wipro head Azim Premji to top the Forbes's list. Lakshmi Mittal has attained the second spot with $16...
  • India's rich are poorer, Mukesh still No. 1 October 27, 2011

    New Delhi: A woman breaks the glass ceiling among India's richest for the first time as Forbes names Savitri Jindal at No. 5, while Mukesh Ambani still maintains the top spot. The Forbes list of the world's richest people shows how India's Richie Rich club has not been immune to global...
  • Asia's richest woman is now world's billionaire mum May 6, 2010

    Houston: Savitri Jindal, Asia's richest woman and the widow of the founder of steel and power conglomerate O P Jindal Group, is the richest billionaire mother with a net worth of $ 12.2 billion. Savitri, 60, has nine children, the most of any woman billionaire in a long list of 70...