Govt focus on social sector in next Plan: Dikshit

Delhi government will put special
focus on social sector during the 12th Five Year Plan, Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit said on Wednesday.

Dikshit asks people to follow fire safety norms

Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit
on Wednesday exhorted people to strictly follow fire safety norms in
their buildings and said her government was in the process of
modernising the Delhi Fire Services.

Lokayukta order against Chauhan: Dikshit meets Sonia

PWD Minister Raj Kumar Chauhan is under scanner in connection with a tax evasion case.

Speed up regularisation of colonies: Dikshit tells authorities

Sheila Dikshit issued direction to speed up regularization of over
1,600 unauthorized colonies.

Say no to plastic, says Dikshit while launching ‘Sheel Shera’ intiative

Sheila Dikshit exhorted the city’s residents to abandon the use of plastic and use cloth or jute bags.

Lokayukta notice to Dikshit on regularisation of colonies

Delhi Lokayukta issued a
notice to her for inquiry into allegations of irregularities
in issuing provisional regularisation certificates to over
1,200 unauthorised colonies just ahead of assembly polls in
the city in 2008.

Delhi BJP leader sings paeans to Dikshit

Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit
today came in for praise from an unexpected quarter when
senior Delhi BJP leader Harsh Vardhan hailed her as one of the
finest politicians in the national capital.

Rains won’t affect preparations for CWG: Dikshit

With the monsoon approaching
Delhi, Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit Monday dismissed
apprehensions that rains might affect the preparations for the
Commonwealth Games in the city.

Dikshit issues legal notice to BJP chief

Delhi Chief Minister Sheila
Dikshit today served a legal notice on city BJP chief Vijender
Gupta, asking him to tender an "unconditional apology" within
three days.

Dikshit confident of completing projects ahead of deadline

Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit today
said all infrastructure projects being undertaken by her
government as part of its preparation for C`wealth games will be
completed much before the deadline.

Dikshit, Khurana reach settlement in defamation case

After a six-year legal battle,
Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit and BJP leader Madan Lal Khurana
Monday finally buried the hatchet before the Delhi High Court
after reaching a settlement in a defamation case.

Independent regulator to manage Delhi water distribution: CM

Delhi Government is considering
setting up an independent regulator to manage water
distribution network and control illegal extraction of
groundwater.

BJP accuses Dikshit of siding with discoms

The BJP on Tuesday accused Chief
Minister Sheila Dikshit of siding with discoms in their demand
for hike in power tariff and said power regulator DERC should
be allowed to immediately announce the new rates for 2010-11.

Dikshit admits to concern, but says Games work progressing

Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit on Tuesday admitted to some concern over completion of some projects for the Commonwealth Games, but maintained that efforts are being made to finish the event-related work on time.

Dikshit takes a jibe at media

Delhi Chief Minister Sheila
Dikshit today took a jibe at the media, saying it had a knack
for highlighting negative issues round the clock while
ignoring many a positive development.

Dikshit for `more responsive, people-friendly` police system

Pitching for a greater role for
her government in maintaining law and order in the city, Chief
Minister Sheila Dikshit on Wednesday said the national capital must
have a "much more responsive and people-friendly" police.

BJP slams Dikshit for criticising CAG

Taking strong exception to Chief
Minister Sheila Dikshit`s criticism of the CAG, the BJP today
slammed her and said the attack on the constitutionally
mandated body was "unprecedented".

People burdened due to CWG expenses: Dikshit

Delhi Chief Minister Monday said they had `no option` but to `slightly burden` the people to recover losses suffered in carrying out major infrastructure development projects for the Commonwealth Games 2010 in the capital.

People burdened due to CWG expenses: Dikshit

Delhi Chief Minister Monday said they had `no option` but to `slightly burden` the people to recover losses suffered in carrying out major infrastructure development projects for the Commonwealth Games 2010 in the capital.

Delhi not to phase out autos for now: Dikshit

A day after announcing that auto-rickshaws would be replaced by battery-operated vehicles, Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit Thursday said no such move was in the offing for now.