Articles about Dushyant Singh Chautala
Dushyant Singh Chautala, born on April 3, 1988, in Hisar, is an Indian politician from Haryana belonging to the Jannayak Janta Party (JJP). As of 2021, he is the Deputy Chief Minister of Haryana. Chautala belongs to an illustrious family of politicians in Haryana who have ardently worked towards the upliftment of the farmers, a significant percentage of the state's population. He has a business administration degree from California State University as well as a master's degree in law. In 2014, he contested his first Lok Sabha election on behalf of grandfather OP Chautala's party, the Indian National Lok Dal (INLD), and became the youngest-ever Member of Parliament. He, however, left the party in 2018 to form his own Jannayak Janta Party (JPP), along with his father, Arjun Chautala. In 2019, after winning 10 seats, Chautala joined hands with BJP and formed an alliance in the Haryana Legislative Assembly. It was the same year that he was elected Deputy Chief Minister. A rising star in the world of politics, Chautala is a part of 11 crucial portfolios in the Haryana government.
21 May 2022Politics
The Delhi court convicted former Haryana Chief Minister Om Prakash Chautala in a disproportionate assets case on Saturday.
04 Feb 2022India
The government of Haryana has filed an appeal in the Supreme Court of India, challenging the stay on a law providing job reservations to local residents.
03 Feb 2022India
The Punjab and Haryana High Court on Thursday ordered a stay on the Haryana government's decision to provide 75% quota to locals in private jobs.
30 Aug 2021Politics
Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar today said that an IAS officer's remarks to "crack the heads" of the protesting farmers were not right.
24 Jun 2021Politics
Two days after Haryana Deputy Chief Minister Dushyant Chautala unveiled an 18-feet tall statue of Devi Lal at the Chaudhary Devi Lal University in Sirsa, his cousin brother Karan Chautala on Wednesday washed it with holy Ganga water for "purification."
17 Apr 2021Politics
Haryana Deputy Chief Minister Dushyant Chautala has written to Prime Minister Narendra Modi and urged him to resume talks with the farmers protesting the Centre's three farm laws.
02 Mar 2021India
The Haryana Governor Satyadeo Narain Arya on Tuesday approved a bill reserving 75% of jobs in the private sector for the people of the state.
13 Jan 2021Politics
The heat emanating from the farmers' protest is clearly affecting the ruling alliance in Haryana though both constituents — the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and Jannayak Janata Party (JJP) — have asserted the government will complete its five-year tenure.
13 Dec 2020India
Thousands of farmers have planned to stage a tractor rally on Sunday blocking the Delhi-Jaipur highway in protest against the central government's new agricultural laws.
02 Dec 2020India
Farmers protesting against the new agricultural laws passed by the Centre on Wednesday demanded a special session of the Parliament to repeal the laws.
06 Oct 2020Politics
Haryana Deputy Chief Minister Dushyant Chautala on Tuesday said that he has tested positive for COVID-19.
18 Sep 2020Politics
The resignation of Union Minister Harsimrat Kaur Badal, a member of Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD), over farm laws has now sparked tensions in Haryana, another state governed by BJP. In the state, JJP's Dushyant Chautala is facing ire, with a call for his resignation growing louder.
23 Mar 2020Politics
With coronavirus positive cases continuing to rise across India, the Lok Sabha was adjourned sine die on Monday after the Finance Bill, 2020, was passed without discussion.
23 Mar 2020Entertainment
After Bollywood singer Kanika Kapoor tested positive for the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), over 60 of her contacts have tested negative.
21 Mar 2020India
Under guidelines issued by the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR), the Health Ministry authorized select private laboratories in India to test for coronavirus disease COVID-19.
21 Mar 2020Politics
Bollywood singer Kanika Kapoor, who tested positive for coronavirus on Friday, has sparked fears of mass infection after she met with almost the entire elite circle of Lucknow, Vasundhara Raje and her son Dushyant Singh.
20 Mar 2020India
Former Rajasthan Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje on Friday announced that she and her son, BJP MP Dushyant Singh, have decided to self-quarantine fearing an infection of the novel coronavirus disease, COVID-19.
27 Feb 2020Politics
At a time when politicians should stay away from passing remarks that might amplify violence in New Delhi, a minister in Manohar Lal Khattar's government has shown that's perhaps too much to ask.
29 Oct 2019Politics
After keeping silent for days and sort of keeping up with the antics of Shiv Sena, BJP's Devendra Fadnavis broke his silence on Tuesday.
29 Oct 2019Politics
A consensus between bickering allies Shiv Sena and BJP seems like a far-fetched dream now.
28 Oct 2019Politics
In Maharashtra, the road to form the next government has been rocky, to say the least, as BJP and Shiv Sena are at loggerheads over power-sharing.
On Sunday, Manohar Lal Khattar took oath as the Chief Minister of Haryana for a second term.
On Sunday, Bharatiya Janata Party leader Manohar Lal Khattar took oath as Haryana's Chief Minister for a second straight time, along with JJP's Dushyant Singh Chautala, who was sworn-in as his deputy.
As is obvious by now, the alliance with Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has served Jannayak Janata Party's Dushyant Singh Chautala well. Hours after he "signed the deal", his father Ajay was granted 14-day furlough from Tihar jail.
26 Oct 2019Politics
Jannayak Janata Party's founder Dushyant Singh Chautala has a reason to celebrate as his father Ajay Chautala has been granted furlough for two weeks.
25 Oct 2019Politics
The path for BJP to retain the state of Haryana for a second straight time became clear, thanks to the well-needed support which it got from Dushyant Chautala's JJP.
With the counting of votes reaching conclusion and Haryana set to witness a hung Assembly, fresh reports suggest that the man of the moment Dushyant Chautala's Jannayak Janta Party (JJP) may extend its support to incumbent Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP).
With each passing hour, the picture of Haryana and Maharashtra assemblies are becoming clearer.
In Haryana, a young Turk, Dushyant Singh Chautala is holding the cards for the Assembly.
The northern state of Haryana is witnessing a nail-biting competition as early trends have not given a clear majority to BJP, which hoped for a second straight win.
26 May 2019Politics
Today in wholesome news, a 25-year-old engineering graduate from Odisha is set to step into the Parliament, making history by becoming the youngest Lok Sabha member.
24 Aug 2018Sports
India earned their first medal in rowing at the Asian Games 2018, being held in Indonesia.
08 Mar 2018India
Amid an ongoing spate of incidents targeting statues and busts of known figures across the country, a statue of Lord Hanuman was also desecrated in Uttar Pradesh's Kharuav village of Ballia district, triggering tension in the area.
09 Jan 2018Politics
Move over 2G and Coalgate, we have a new scam in making - the "Gita scam."