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Voting for assembly election in Haryana and Maharashtra on Monday, counting on October 24

Voting for assembly election in Maharashtra and Haryana will be held on Monday amid unprecedented security arrangements made by the Election Commission. Bypolls will also be held to 51 assembly seats and two Lok Sabha constituencies spread across 18 states.

Oct 20, 2019, 22:43 PM IST

High-pitched campaigning for assembly election ends in Maharashtra, Haryana; BJP confident, opposition subdued

Voting will be held on Monday, October 21 in both the states amid unprecedented security cover and results will be declared on October 24.

Oct 19, 2019, 20:33 PM IST

Haryana assembly election 2019: Of 1,169 candidates, only one-fourth are women

  As many as 1,169 candidates will be contesting the upcoming assembly election in Haryana for 90-member assembly, scheduled for October 21. However, only 104 of them are women candidates.

Oct 19, 2019, 10:45 AM IST

Haryana assembly election 2019: Key candidates to look out for

Haryana Legislative Assembly election is scheduled for October 21, and the state has seen a massive political turmoil in the past 10 years with the BJP emerging as the single-largest party, a meteoric rise from the party's junior partner position in the state.

Oct 18, 2019, 16:52 PM IST

Struggle for existence for Om Prakash Chautala's INLD in Haryana this time

The Indian National Lok Dal (INLD), which has dominated the politics in Haryana for decades, was founded in October 1996 as Haryana Lok Dal (Rashtriya) by Choudhary Devi Lal, who had served as the  deputy prime minister of India and had also been the Chief Minister of Haryana for two terms. His son, Om Prakash Chautala was made the party president.

Oct 18, 2019, 14:23 PM IST

INLD releases manifesto for Haryana polls; promises loan waiver for farmers, unemployment allowance for youth

The Indian National Lok Dal (INLD) on Saturday released its poll manifesto for the upcoming Haryana Assembly polls, scheduled for October 21, and loan waiver for farmers and small traders, crop prices for farmers on the basis of the Swaminathan Commission's recommendations and an unemployment allowance for jobless youth.

Oct 12, 2019, 20:53 PM IST

Jind, Ramgarh bypolls: 15% polling in Jind; 6.9% in Ramgarh by 9 AM

Nearly 1,71,113 people, including 80,000 women, are eligible to vote in today's bypolls.

Jan 28, 2019, 06:32 AM IST

Jind bypoll: Litmus test for BJP, INLD, Cong and JJP

The bypoll, which was to be a direct contest between the BJP and the INLD, turned into a multi-cornered fight after the Congress and Jannayak Janta Party (JJP) fielded their candidates.

Jan 23, 2019, 13:53 PM IST

INLD MLA from Pehowa Jaswinder Sandhu dies ages 63

Sandhu had been elected to the Haryana Vidhan Sabha from the Pehowa seat in 1991, 1996, 2000 and 2014. He had also served as the agriculture minister of the state.

Jan 19, 2019, 16:33 PM IST

BJP names Krishan Middha party's candidate for Jind bypoll; voting on Jan 28, counting on Jan 31

The Election Commission had on December 31 announced that the bypoll to the Jind assembly seat would be held on January 28 and the results will be out on January 31.

Jan 09, 2019, 13:40 PM IST

Haryana municipal corporation, committee results: INLD mayor candidate leads in Rohtak, BJP leads in Panipat and Karnal

The results for the Haryana municipal corporations and municipal committees elections are set to be declared today as the counting in underway. The voting to the municipal corporations of Karnal, Panipat, Yamunanagar, Rohtak and Hisar and municipal committees of Jakhal Mandi in Fatehabad and Pundri in Kaithal was held on December 16.

Dec 19, 2018, 09:40 AM IST

INLD leaders resign in show of support to 'expelled' Ajay Chautala and his sons

Ajay Singh Chautala and his sons Dushyant Singh and Digvijay were expelled by INLD chief OP Chautala last week. 

Nov 27, 2018, 10:39 AM IST

INLD expels Dushyant Chautala, Digvijay for indiscipline, anti-party actions

The decision was taken by INLD national president Chaudhary Om Prakash Chautala.

Nov 02, 2018, 19:59 PM IST

INLD president says he will work to make Mayawati next Prime Minister

INLD president Om Prakash Chautala on Sunday said his party will work towards bringing the opposition parties together to make BSP supremo Mayawati the next prime minister

Oct 07, 2018, 22:43 PM IST

Man detained for throwing ink on Haryana CM Manohar Lal Khattar

The accused reportedly breached the security cover provided to Khattar and reached all the way to the dias from where he threw black ink on Manohar Lal Khattar.

May 17, 2018, 18:12 PM IST

Gurugram municipal polls: Independents bag 21 seats, BJP 13, INLD 1

Over 5.5 lakh people were eligible voters. 

Sep 24, 2017, 21:16 PM IST

Delhi High Court cancels OP Chautala's parole, asks him to surrender immediately

The Delhi High Court today cancelled the parole and furlough granted to INLD chief O P Chautala on medical grounds and asked him to "surrender forthwith".

Mar 01, 2017, 18:58 PM IST

Sutlej-Yamuna Link row: Punjab Police fortify entry points before INLD march

A huge posse of personnel was deployed and barricades were put up at the main entry points from Haryana from where the INLD workers are expected to enter Punjab to dig the Sutlej-Yamuna Link canal.

Feb 23, 2017, 14:39 PM IST

JBT scam: Delhi HC to decide on ex-Haryana CM OP Chautala's parole plea

 Delhi High Court on Monday will hear the plea filed by Haryana`s former chief minister OP Chautala seeking a six month-parole on health grounds, who is serving a 10-year jail term in the Junior Basic Training (JBT) teachers` recruitment scam case.

Feb 06, 2017, 09:30 AM IST

JBT scam: Delhi HC to hear parole application of ex-Haryana CM OP Chautala

The Delhi High Court will on Wednesday proceed with the hearing on the parole application of Haryana`s former chief minister OP Chautala in the Junior Basic Training (JBT) Teacher`s recruitment scam case.

Feb 01, 2017, 09:38 AM IST