India News | Reported by A Vaidyanathan, Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Monday August 3, 2015
The Supreme Court has upheld the conviction and 10-year jail sentence to former Haryana Chief Minister Om Prakash Chautala, his son Ajay Chautala and 53 others in a scam that involved the illegal recruitment of thousands of junior teachers in government schools.
India News | Reported by Tanima Biswas, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Friday May 1, 2015
An IAS officer has been arrested in Delhi for allegedly planning the murder of an associate. Two contract killers have also been arrested.
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday April 1, 2015
The merger of Janata Parivar will be announced in time to prepare for Bihar polls and the six constituents have decided on the symbol and the flag of the proposed new party, its leaders said in Patna today.
India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday March 28, 2015
Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar said on Saturday that there was no "cloud of uncertainty" over the merger of old Janata Parivar splinter groups and that it was on track.
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday March 5, 2015
Delhi High Court today upheld the 10-year jail term awarded to former Haryana Chief Minister Om Prakash Chautala, his son Ajay Chautala and three others for corruption in a teachers' recruitment scam case.
Assembly | Press Trust of India | Monday October 20, 2014
Opposition (INLD) which was eyeing to wrest power from the Congress after about 10 years with its Chief Om Prakash Chautala going to the extreme end of declaring his intention to take oath in the Tihar Jail, ended up with its lowest vote share in the four elections contested by it since 2000.
Assembly | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Thursday October 16, 2014
Exit polls have predicted that the BJP will emerge the largest party in Haryana, which has been ruled by the Congress since 2005.
Assembly | Press Trust of India | Tuesday October 14, 2014
Rejecting some pre-poll surveys which predict a fractured verdict in Haryana Assembly elections, Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda today said there will be no hung Assembly in the state.
Assembly | Indo-Asian New Service | Sunday October 12, 2014
Haryana Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda has lashed out at former chief minister and Indian National Lok Dal leader Om Prakash Chautala for his remarks that he would take oath as the next chief minister in Tihar Jail.
India News | Reported by Tanima Biswas; edited by Mala Das (with inputs from Agencies) | Saturday October 11, 2014
Former Haryana chief minister Om Prakash Chautala, 79, today surrendered at Tihar Jail, after the Delhi High Court cancelled his bail and ordered him to discontinue his political rallies.
Assembly | Agencies | Saturday October 11, 2014
Former Haryana chief minister Om Prakash Chautala is expected to surrender to Tihar Jail authorities today, after the Delhi High Court cancelled his bail yesterday and ordered him to discontinue his political rallies.
Assembly | Reported by Sidharth Pandey, Written by Suparna Singh | Saturday October 11, 2014
The Delhi High Court today cancelled the bail granted to Haryana leader OP Chautala in the teachers' recruitment case.
India News | Sidharth Pandey | Friday October 10, 2014
For a 79-year-old who's meant to be seriously unwell, Om Prakash Chautala is an incredibly busy man.
Assembly | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Friday October 10, 2014
Former Haryana Chief Minister Om Prakash Chautala today took a break from campaigning for next week's state polls to appear in a Delhi court. It is not clear whether he will go to the High Court, which has asked him to explain today how he has been campaigning, though he is out on bail for medical treatment.
Assembly | Reported by Tanima Biswas, Written by Deepshikha Ghosh and Suparna Singh | Thursday October 9, 2014
Om Prakash Chautala, age 79, has shown remarkable vigor and stamina, traipsing across his home state of Haryana to ask voters that they back him in next week's election.
Assembly | Reported by Sunetra Choudhury, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Thursday October 9, 2014
Days before the Haryana election, one of its key players, Om Prakash Chautala, may be forced to return to jail. The CBI has asked the Delhi High Court to cancel bail to the former Chief Minister, who is serving a 10-year jail term in a teachers recruitment scam.
Assembly | Agencies | Wednesday October 8, 2014
Prime Minister Narendra Modi asked voters in Haryana today to give his party, the BJP, a clear majority in the state election next week.
Assembly | Press Trust of India | Tuesday October 7, 2014
Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) President Sukhbir Singh Badal today said his party's alliance with Om Prakash Chautala's Indian National Lok Dal (INLD) in Haryana for the Assembly polls will not affect SAD's ties with BJP.
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday October 6, 2014
Om Prakash Chautala has been chief minister of Haryana four times; his last term ended in 2005. Now, ahead of the state's election on the 15th of this month, Mr Chautala, 79, has someone rooting - or rather rapping - for him.
Assembly | Press Trust of India | Monday October 6, 2014
To woo youth voters in the state, Haryana's main opposition INLD has roped in rapper Yo-Yo Honey Singh for the upcoming assembly elections.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Friday September 19, 2014
The Delhi High Court on Friday extended the interim bail of former Haryana Chief Minister Om Prakash Chautala and his son Ajay Chautala till September 26. They were sentenced to ten-year imprisonment in the teachers recruitment scam.
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday June 23, 2014
The Delhi High Court today extended till July 10 the interim bail granted to former Haryana Chief Minister Om Prakash Chautala, serving a 10-year jail term in teachers recruitment case.
Elections News | NDTV.com | Thursday April 10, 2014
Indian National Lok Dal (INLD) president Om Prakash Chautala's grandson Dushyant is challenging Haryana Janhit Congress chief Kuldeep Bishnoi, the sitting MP, in the Hissar seat in Haryana.
Elections News | Indo-Asian News Service | Friday March 21, 2014
Political leaders use various vehicles like cars and SUVs with sunroofs while going to file their nomination papers. But Haryana Janhit Congress (HJC) leader Kuldeep Bishnoi chose to ride his party's election symbol - tractor - literally while going to do so for the Hisar Lok Sabha seat.