Sheila Dikshit

Determined vs BJP, divided over AAP: Congress weighs its options

Senior party leader PC Chacko has said that Rahul Gandhi is expected to take a decision on whether or not to form an alliance with AAP in Delhi 'in a few days.'

Mar 19, 2019, 10:24 AM IST

Coalition with AAP will 'harm' Congress in long run: Sheila Dikshit writes to Rahul and Sonia

Delhi Congress chief Sheila Dikshit has written to party president Rahul Gandhi and his mother Sonia Gandhi saying forging an alliance with the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) for the upcoming Lok Sabha polls in Delhi would harm the party in the long run, sources said on Monday.

Mar 19, 2019, 08:08 AM IST

Amit Shah thanks Sheila Dikshit for saying Manmohan Singh was not tough on terror

Shah hailed the three-time Delhi chief minister after she denied making those comments.

Mar 15, 2019, 07:42 AM IST

Manmohan Singh wasn't as tough on terror as PM Modi: Sheila Dikshit

The Congress was left red-faced on Thursday, after Sheila Dikshit, party’s Delhi unit chief asserted that the former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh was not as tough and determined in tackling terrorism as PM Narendra Modi is. Watch this video to know more.

Mar 14, 2019, 20:14 PM IST

Don't understand: Sheila Dikshit on Arvind Kejriwal's hunger strike seeking full statehood for Delhi

Kejriwal has announced that he will sit on an indefinite fast from March 1, seeking full statehood for Delhi.

Feb 24, 2019, 15:21 PM IST

Front row seat for Jagdish Tytler sparks row at Delhi Congress event for Sheila Dikshit's takeover

Dikshit was appointed to the post by the party's national president Rahul Gandhi after Ajay Maken stepped down citing health troubles.

Jan 16, 2019, 15:03 PM IST

Three-time CM Sheila Dikshit appointed Delhi Congress chief

Dikshit served as Delhi chief minister for three consecutive terms till 2013 when the Congress lost power.

Jan 10, 2019, 17:53 PM IST

Congress alliance with AAP? Upto high command, says former Delhi CM Sheila Dikshit

Amid rumours of a possible alliance between Congress and Aam Aadmi Party (AAP), former Delhi Chief Minister and veteran Congress leader Sheila Dikshit said the final call will be taken by party high command.

Dec 19, 2018, 14:14 PM IST

Kejriwal acquitted in criminal defamation case filed by Sheila Dikshit’s aide

A Delhi court on Monday acquitted Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal in a criminal defamation case filed by a former aide of Congress leader and former chief minister Sheila Dikshit.

Nov 05, 2018, 17:03 PM IST

Arvind Kejriwal should approach Prime Minister Narendra Modi for full statehood: Sheila Dikshit

Sheila Dikshit said demand for full statehood can only be made in Parliament as it is the sole authority to change the Constitution.

Jun 15, 2018, 16:34 PM IST

Sheila Dikshit targets Arvind Kejriwal-led AAP government, says conflict with Centre can't be an excuse to not work

Former Delhi chief minister and senior Congress leader Sheila Dikshit has targeted Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal-led Aam Aadmi Party.

Jun 10, 2018, 08:31 AM IST

No stay on defamation complaint against Arvind Kejriwal by Sheila Dikshit's ex-aide: HC

The complainant had filed the defamation case over Kejriwal's alleged remarks against Dikshit during power tariff hike protests in October 2012.

Apr 05, 2018, 13:08 PM IST

Despite being ignored, I will always stand by Congress: Sheila Dikshit

Ex-Delhi CM Sheila Dikshit today said that she will always stand by her party Congress despite being ignored by its top leadership.

Feb 18, 2018, 20:32 PM IST

As Arvinder Singh Lovely returns to Congress, Sheila Dikshit offers an advice to Ajay Maken

A day after Arvinder Singh Lovely got back into the Congress fold, senior Congress leader Sheila Dikshit hit out at party's Delhi chief Ajay Maken. The former Delhi chief minister said that Maken has done a lot of damage to the party. 

Feb 18, 2018, 14:01 PM IST

Congress releases ‘chargesheet’ against Arvind Kejriwal’s AAP government, says ‘foundation laid on false promises’

The Congress party on Wednesday released a ‘chargesheet’ on completion of three years of Arvind Kejriwal-led Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) government in Delhi. Hitting out at the ruling party, the Congress claimed that the foundation of the AAP government was laid on false promises.

Feb 14, 2018, 15:41 PM IST

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

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

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