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Sandeep Dikshit says Congress does not have 'genuine leaders'

After his mother, Sandeep Dikshit on Friday unleashed a fusillade on the way the Congress is run saying its "elitist" culture produces "arrogance" and it does not have "genuine" leaders.

Won't project CM candidate in Delhi: Congress

Congress would not project any chief ministerial candidate in Delhi and it was not up to Shiela Dikshit or any individual leader to decide against contesting, the party said on Wednesday.

Dikshit slams NDA for nudging UPA-appointed guvs to quit

Attacking the NDA government for "forcing" UPA-appointed governors to quit, former Kerala Governor and three-time Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit on Sunday said the new dispensation targeted the holders of the constitutional office "selectively" and "humiliated" them which does not auger well for democracy.

Delhi BJP seeks dismissal of Shiela Dikshit as Kerala Governor

Delhi BJP on Sunday demanded the dismissal of Sheila Dikshit as Governor of Kerala and lodging of case against her in the wake of scathing remarks by the CAG over alleged irregularities in the development works in unauthorised colonies.

HC orders fresh probe in case involving forged signature of Shiela Dikshit

Madras High Court on Friday ordered the poilce here to reopen a complaint that a city-based financier was cheated Rs 62 lakh by two persons who produced papers with forged signatures of the then Delhi Chief Minister Shiela Dikshit and fake seals of central government to support their claim of being awarded a government project.

`Defiant` Kerala Guv Sheila Dikshit meets Narendra Modi, Rajnath Singh, terms it courtesy call

In the backdrop of speculations that Kerala Governor Shiela Dikshit may be shifted to Nagaland by the Narendra Modi-led NDA government, former Delhi chief minister met Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Wednesday.

Rajya Sabha polls: Vora, Deora among Cong nominees; no word on Dikshit

Congress announced names of 7 candidates, including Motilal Vora, Murli Deora and Ranjib Biswal, for Rajya Sabha polls, but there was no decision yet on Shiela Dikshit.

Congress was divided on backing Arvind Kejriwal`s AAP : Chidambaram

In yet another confirmation that a section of Congress leaders were divided on supporting the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) government led by Arvind Kjeriwal, Union Finance Minister P Chidambaram has revealed that his party took the “unnecessary decision” of supporting the rookie party.

Women leaders from parties united on Women`s Reservation Bill

Women leaders drawn from various parties, including Congress, BJP and the Left, on Thursday agreed to press for early passage of Women`s Reservation Bill pending in the Lok Sabha.

Getting inked: updates, likes and comments by those who voted

Various social networking sites today buzzed with `selfies` of inked fingers and comments of voters ranging from seasoned politicians to those who cast their votes for the first time at the Delhi Assembly polls.

Delhi polls 2013: Sonia Gandhi, Sheila Dikshit cast vote

Congress President Sonia Gandhi and Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit cast their vote Wednesday around 10 am in New Delhi assembly constituency.

Will win majority on own, won`t need AAP: Dikshit

Hours after not ruling out an alliance with the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) in the possibility of a hung assembly in the state, Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit Thursday backtracked.

Sonia Gandhi to hold rally in Delhi today

Ahead of the Delhi Assembly elections which are scheduled to be held on December 4, UPA president Sonia Gandhi will be addressing a rally in the nation`s capital Sunday evening.

403 candidates so far in fray, nominations close tomorrow for Delhi polls

A total of 403 candidates have so far signed up to contest the Delhi Assembly polls with the process of filing of nominations set to close on Saturday, election officials said.

BJP writes President for penal action against Diskhit in PRC case

BJP on Thursday urged President Pranab Mukherjee to direct "penal action" against Delhi Chief Minister Shiela Dikshit for allegedly misleading residents of unauthorised colonies by granting provisional regularisation certificates (PRC) in 2008.

Congress won`t call Assembly polls semi-finals for 2014 vote

Congress on Friday voiced confidence that its policies will earn it the mandate in five poll-bound states but rejected the contention that the contest, the first after Narendra Modi was named BJP`s PM candidate, was "semi- final" for 2014 General Elections.

Assembly Elections: Will Delhi say pehle ‘AAP’ at BJP’s expense?

If opinion polls are any indicator, the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) is set to emerge as the third force in Delhi in the upcoming assembly elections. If not emerge as the winner – as claimed by party chief Arvind Kejriwal – the AAP will surely eat into the votes of the big two – Congress and BJP.

Congress sets up poll committee for Delhi

Looking for a fourth term in power in Delhi, Congress constituted a twenty-seven member election committee which has top leaders from the Centre and state including Chief Minister Shiela Dikshit and PCC chief JP Agrawal.

Delhi gang-rape: Accused` plea to make CM defence witness dismissed

A Delhi court on Thursday dismissed the plea of an accused in the December 16 gang-rape case to call Shiela Dikshit as a defence witness.