Sheila Dikshit

Rahul Gandhi's personality appreciated, nobody made fun: Sheila Dikshit on Gujarat elections

Rahul Gandhi's personality appreciated, nobody made fun: Sheila Dikshit on Gujarat elections

The battle for Gujarat was considered a litmus test for Rahul who was Vice-President of the party when he began campaigning but by the end of elections, was elevated to the post of President.

Dec 18, 2017, 11:16 AM IST
Why is PM running off to Gujarat every other day, asks Sheila Dikshit

Why is PM running off to Gujarat every other day, asks Sheila Dikshit

Sheila Dikshit said that the BJP has realised that people are in a mood to change the government and that`s why Modi is paying frequent visits to the state. 

Dec 02, 2017, 17:11 PM IST
Kapil Mishra to launch anti-Arvind Kejriwal govt website on June 3

Kapil Mishra to launch anti-Arvind Kejriwal govt website on June 3

Sacked Delhi Minister Kapil Mishra on Friday said that tomorrow a website would be launched on which all the documents related to Delhi Government's scams would be uploaded.

Jun 02, 2017, 22:08 PM IST

Water Tanker Scam: ACB seeks help from Accountant General

Rs 400-crore water tanker scam involves alleged favoritism for private water tanker operators supplying water to areas falling outside the Delhi Jal Board`s network. 

May 25, 2017, 11:17 AM IST
Kapil Mishra slams Delhi CM for silence over corruption, tweets what 'new' Arvind Kejriwal is all about

Kapil Mishra slams Delhi CM for silence over corruption, tweets what 'new' Arvind Kejriwal is all about

Sacked Aam Aadmi Party leader Kapil Mishra on Monday took a dig at Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal for maintaining silence on the allegations levelled against him and other AAP leaders.

May 22, 2017, 09:17 AM IST

BJP delegation meets L&G, demands action in water tanker scam

"Two cases have been filed in connection with the water tanker scam... but no action has been taken," Vijender Gupta said.

May 08, 2017, 21:43 PM IST
Kapil Mishra sent THIS letter to Arvind Kejriwal `exposing` Sheila Dikshit in 2015

Kapil Mishra sent THIS letter to Arvind Kejriwal `exposing` Sheila Dikshit in 2015

The Rs 400-crore water tanker scam involved alleged favouritism in the allotment of contracts to private water tankers to supply water to areas not falling under the Delhi Jal Board's network.

May 08, 2017, 16:38 PM IST
Rahul Gandhi needs to be more accessible like Sonia, spend more time at Congress HQ: Sheila Dikshit

Rahul Gandhi needs to be more accessible like Sonia, spend more time at Congress HQ: Sheila Dikshit

Former Delhi chief minister Sheila Dikshit has given a fresh piece of advice to Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi, saying he needs to be more accessible to people like her mother and party chief Sonia.

Apr 28, 2017, 09:17 AM IST
Congress going through a bad phase, I was not invited to campaign for MCD elections: Sheila Dikshit

Congress going through a bad phase, I was not invited to campaign for MCD elections: Sheila Dikshit

Former Delhi chief minister Sheila Dikshit on Wednesday said that Congress did not campaign aggressively to win the Delhi civic polls.

Apr 26, 2017, 11:18 AM IST
Opposition unity not easy now: Sheila Dikshit

Opposition unity not easy now: Sheila Dikshit

It is not easy for now to forge a united opposition against Prime Minister Narendra Modi but a challenge to him will emerge in 2019.

Apr 22, 2017, 13:11 PM IST
Arvinder Singh Lovely explains why PM Modi's leadership is better than that of Rahul Gandhi

Arvinder Singh Lovely explains why PM Modi's leadership is better than that of Rahul Gandhi

Newly-inducted Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Arvinder Singh Lovely on Friday came down heavily on the Congress leadership, especially Rahul Gandhi for the grand old party's poor performance across the country.

Apr 21, 2017, 17:32 PM IST

Sheila Dikshit a burden on Congress: Arvind Singh Lovely

A day after joining the BJP, former Delhi Congress president Arvinder Singh Lovely on Wednesday hit out at his one-time mentor and former chief minister Sheila Dikshit, dubbing her as a "burden" on the Congress.

Apr 19, 2017, 20:54 PM IST
Why Arvind Singh Lovely quit Congress and joined BJP? Sheila Dikshit has the answer

Why Arvind Singh Lovely quit Congress and joined BJP? Sheila Dikshit has the answer

Former Delhi Congress president and ex-minister Arvinder Singh Lovely joined the Bharatiya Janata Party on Tuesday.

Apr 18, 2017, 18:17 PM IST
Keep immature Rahul home: Amit Shah to Congress

Keep immature Rahul home: Amit Shah to Congress

Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) national President Amit Shah on Friday targeted Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi after former Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit's remarks that he needed more time to "mature", saying "immature Rahul should be kept at home" instead of being sent to Uttar Pradesh.

Feb 24, 2017, 23:47 PM IST
Why is Congress forcing ''immature'' Rahul Gandhi into UP? asks Amit Shah

Why is Congress forcing ''immature'' Rahul Gandhi into UP? asks Amit Shah

Amit Shah`s response comes to Sheila Dikshit`s statement saying that Rahul Gandhi is not a mature politician but is ready to take over the reins of the party.

Feb 24, 2017, 15:11 PM IST
Sheila Dikshit downplays 'Rahul Gandhi lacks maturity' remark, tweets #DontTwistMyWords

Sheila Dikshit downplays 'Rahul Gandhi lacks maturity' remark, tweets #DontTwistMyWords

After initially suggesting that Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi lacks political maturity, former Delhi chief minister Sheila Dikshit on Friday backtracked, urging people not to twist her words.

Feb 24, 2017, 14:31 PM IST
Rahul Gandhi still lacks maturity, needs more time: Sheila Dikshit

Rahul Gandhi still lacks maturity, needs more time: Sheila Dikshit

While Congress party is trying hard to project Rahul Gandhi as a main challenger to Prime Minister Narendra Modi in 2019 Lok Sabha elections, its senior leader and former Delhi chief minister has opined that the party vice president still lacks maturity and needs more time. 

Feb 24, 2017, 10:07 AM IST

Sheila Dikshit says will campaign in Uttar Pradesh if party wants

A day after her party sealed an alliance with Samajwadi Party for Uttar Pradesh polls, Sheila Dikshit today said she has withdrawn herself as Congress' chief ministerial candidate but would continue to campaign in the politically-crucial state if the party leadership wants.

Jan 23, 2017, 20:35 PM IST

UP polls: Congress leader Sheila Dikshit welcomes EC verdict on SP symbol

Congress leader Sheila Dikshit on Monday congratulated Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav on the Election Commission allotting the 'Bicycle' symbol to his faction of the Samajwadi Party amid indication that talks were on between the two parties for an alliance for the upcoming polls.

Jan 16, 2017, 21:28 PM IST
UP Assembly elections: Akhilesh Yadav much better CM candidate than me, would be happy to step aside for him, says Sheila Dikshit

UP Assembly elections: Akhilesh Yadav much better CM candidate than me, would be happy to step aside for him, says Sheila Dikshit

Congress' chief ministerial candidate for UP Sheila Dikshit said on Wednesday that Akhilesh Yadav was a "much better CM candidate" than her.

Jan 04, 2017, 18:35 PM IST