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She made Delhi a better place for all: Sonia Gandhi writes to Sheila Dikshit's kin

Three-time Delhi CM Sheila Dikshit died after a cardiac arrest. She was 81.

Jul 21, 2019, 06:24 AM IST

I was never expelled, it's a blatant lie, says Sandeep Dikshit on Sambit Patra's remark

"t is a blatant lie, no such thing happened. I give him 24 hours to apologize or else I will send a legal notice," said Dikshit.

Dec 06, 2018, 15:11 PM IST

Sandeep Dikshit calls surgical strike by Indian Army a 'drama'; BJP slams Congress leader

Five CRPF men were killed when heavily armed terrorists stormed the camp of the paramilitary force at Lethpora in Pulwama district on Sunday.

Jan 01, 2018, 19:56 PM IST

FIR against Sandeep Dikshit for dubbing Army Chief Bipin Rawat 'sadak ka goonda'

An FIR has been registered against Congress leader Sandeep Dikshit in Hussainganj police station in Uttar Pradesh for his comment against Army Chief General Bipin Rawat.

Jul 26, 2017, 08:08 AM IST

BJP attacks Congress, says Gandhi family responsible for problems in Kashmir

Union minister Smriti Irani said the challenges around Kashmir were a legacy of the Nehru-Gandhi family and that "the country knows it".

Jul 12, 2017, 22:30 PM IST

Tensions in AAP? Dilip Pandey asks Kumar Vishwas `Why are you silent on Vasundhara Raje`

Senior Aam Aadmi Party leader Dilip Pandey later said that he has full faith in Kumar Vishwas and there is no rift between the party members.

Jun 14, 2017, 17:53 PM IST

Rahul Gandhi reprimands Sandeep Diskhit over army chief remark, BJP demands Sonia Gandhi's apology

Sandeep Dikshit later withdrew his remark and tweeted, "I have reservations on a comment of the Army chief, but I should have chosen appropriate words. I apologise."

Jun 12, 2017, 23:17 PM IST

Sonia Gandhi should apologise for Sandeep Dikshit's remark on Army Chief: BJP

The BJP on Monday attacked the Congress over its leader Sandeep Dikshit terming the Army chief a 'sadak ka goonda'.

Jun 12, 2017, 17:31 PM IST

'Completely wrong', says Rahul Gandhi on Sandeep Dikshit's shocking remark on Army Chief Bipin Rawat

 The BJP on Monday attacked the Congress over its leader Sandeep Dikshit terming the Army chief a 'sadak ka goonda'.

Jun 12, 2017, 17:11 PM IST

Sonia must apologise for party leader's derogatory remark on Army Chief: BJP

BJP has asked Congress President Sonia Gandhi to apologize over Sandeep Dikshit's remark over Army Chief General Bipin Rawat. Dikshit said that Army Chief speaks like roadside goon.

Jun 12, 2017, 16:14 PM IST

THIS is what BJP man sent Sandeep Dikshit after he dubbed Army chief 'sadak ka gunda'

Congress leader Sandeep Dikshit had stirred controversy when he described Army Chief General Bipin Rawat as a "sadak ka gunda" (street thug).

Jun 12, 2017, 13:07 PM IST

Governors of Goa, Manipur acting like 'agents' of BJP: Congress

Slamming the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) for allegedly influencing the decision of the Governors of Goa and Manipur in government formation of their respective states, the Congress has branded the development as 'unconstitutional'.


Mar 14, 2017, 11:07 AM IST

Forged alliance with Samajwadi Party because of Akhilesh Yadav, not Mulayam: Congress

A day after Mulayam Yadav’s shocking condemnation of the newly forged Samajwadi Party-Congress alliance, the grand old party tried to downplay the SP patriarch's displeasure and came out in support of Rahul Gandhi and Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav. 

Jan 30, 2017, 10:03 AM IST

Decision reversal in Pakistan Anti-Terrorism Act is dangerous: Congress

Congress leader Sandeep Dikshit on Saturday condemned the Pakistan government`s decision to reverse its order on suspected links with terrorists and removal of names from the Anti-terrorism Act and stated that it might be dangerous for our nation, as it has a direct bearing.

Oct 22, 2016, 19:17 PM IST

Congress mocks Mulayam Singh for advising Samajwadi Party workers against land grabbing

The Congress Party on Saturday took a jibe at Samajwadi Party (SP) Chief Mulayam Singh Yadav and said it was not right for him to advise his party workers to stop land grabbing or indulging in other such acts, as he was known for popularising this trend in the party.

Aug 06, 2016, 12:51 PM IST

Sandeep Dikshit unhappy with Ajay Maken? Says can't accept a leadership whose objective was to discredit Sheila Dikshit

While Congress stalwart Sheila Dikshit (78) is hitting the campaign trail in the politically sensitive Uttar Pradesh, her son Sandeep Dikshit too is looking for greener pastures in the political arena.

Jul 26, 2016, 11:14 AM IST

''Intolerance'' row springs again as Congress-BJP spar over Aamir Khan

The Congress Party on Friday lashed out at Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Ram Madhav for his controversial remarks on Aamir Khan and said that such statements reflects that `intolerance` in the government is still prevalent, despite the uproar over the issue in the last few months.

Jan 15, 2016, 10:46 AM IST

Ban on 'The Satanic Verses': Chidambaramji could have corrected it himself, says Congress leader

“If Chidambaramji had thought banning these books was not correct, he could have corrected it at that time,” Dikshit.

Nov 29, 2015, 13:49 PM IST

Sandeep Dikshit leaves Khurshid stumped on FCRA crackdown issue

A day after Greenpeace India said its registration has been cancelled, former Congress MP Sandeep Dikshit today claimed it was the party that had started the "trend" that led to action against organisations which raise "questions" and said "we can't only blame BJP" in this regard.

Nov 07, 2015, 15:59 PM IST

Government failed to protect people during 1984 riots: Sandeep Dikshit

BJP leader Sudhanshu Mittal questioned the then Congress government for not citing an SIT immediately after the 1984 anti-Sikh riots. 

Oct 29, 2015, 15:25 PM IST