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Haryana BJP


What dented BJP in Haryana: Backlash in Jat stronghold

October 25, 2019 11:03 am

Candidates of the ruling party lost all the nine Assembly segments even though the BJP had managed to win all 10 Lok Sabha seats in Haryana during the recent Lok Sabha polls.

Panchkula MLA says BJP never involved in politics of casteism; four Congress leaders join saffron party

October 13, 2019 8:43 am

Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar felicitated the leaders at a programme organised at his residence, where MLA Gupta was also present. Tarun Bhandari said that he was quitting Congress because “he was not given the respect he deserved.”

Haryana: Two months after LS polls, minister booked for attempt to capture booth

July 31, 2019 2:19 am

Rohtak District Bar Association president Lokinder Singh Phougat had approached the court alleging the police had not lodged a case despite his complaint to the authorities in this regard.

Hooda announces show of strength in Rohtak on August 18

July 29, 2019 8:59 am

Hooda held a meeting with Congress MLAs who are part of the party camp backing him in New Delhi Sunday to discuss the current political scenario in the state. As many as 12 MLAs, including Hooda, participated in the meeting.

Decision 2019: Haryana BJP not in favour of fielding CM Manohar Lal Khattar’s ministers

March 31, 2019 8:53 am

Haryana Education Minister Ram Bilas Sharma’s name was doing rounds as a probable candidate from Karnal constituency while there were talks regarding Finance Minister Captain Abhimanyu’s candidature from Hisar, Rohtak or Sonipat.

Lok Sabha polls: In Haryana, Congress a divided house

March 15, 2019 7:36 am

In April 2014 Lok Sabha polls, the Congress could secure just one seat, Rohtak from where the then Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda’s son Deepender Singh Hooda had won. Congress's vote share in the Lok Sabha polls (22.99 %) had dipped to 20.58% during the Assembly polls held in October 2014.

In Haryana BJP, Jind bypoll result fuels talks of simultaneous polls

February 03, 2019 10:38 am

The issue of simultaneous polls may come up for a discussion in the meeting of Haryana BJP core group comprising senior leaders including Khattar and state party chief Subhash Barala scheduled in Delhi on Sunday.

Rampant transfers continue on top posts in Haryana

September 14, 2017 12:47 am

Under fire for its failure to control the violence during Jat reservation agitation in February 2016, the Haryana government in April 2016 had not only shunted out DGP Yashpal Singhal but also transferred Additional Director General of Police (CID) Shatrujeet Kapoor.

Instigators who triggered violence, to be identified, says Haryana government official

August 28, 2017 9:16 pm

A senior IAS officer, Umashankar is posted as the Commissioner, Municipal Corporation of Gurugram (MCG), but has been assigned special duty to assist the Sirsa administration, which is on a high alert keeping in view the Dera chief's conviction.

Jat quota stir: Bhupinder Hooda blames ‘differing’ voices in BJP for agitation

February 19, 2016 8:11 am

The former CM also dismissed allegations by BJP leaders that the agitation was more pronounced in Rohtak and Jhajjar, his stronghold, saying the BJP had a habit of blaming him for everything.