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Sheila Dikshit, Vijender Gupta settle dispute over govt fund misuse, HC informed

A court official said the matter was listed before Justice Sunil Gaur who, taking note of the submission, disposed of Dikshit's plea against a trial court order to lodge an FIR against her on Gupta's complaint alleging misuse of government funds by her.

Kejriwal's Muslim vote remark: People have right to vote for whichever party, says Sheila

The former chief minister said, "Don't know what is he trying to say. Everyone has a right to vote whichever party he/she wants to vote."


Sheila Dikshit hopeful of winning all seven Lok Sabha seats in Delhi

Dikshit, who is contesting the polls from North East Delhi Lok Sabha seat, cast her vote in the morning at DAV school in East Nizamuddin which falls under East Delhi constituency. Later, she toured her own constituency and met party workers in Ghonda, Seemapuri, Gokalpur, Timarpur, Babarpur, Seelampur and Karwal Nagar.

Sheila Dikshit to Delhi CM: Stop spreading rumours about my health

Former Delhi minister and senior Congress leader Rajkumar Chauhan, who left the party for the BJP Saturday, called Dikshit, 81, “mentally ill” at a press conference.

Sheila Dikshit, Arvind Kejriwal engage in friendly Twitter banter on poll eve

A senior Congress leader said Dikshit posted the tweet after learning that volunteers of Delhi's ruling Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) are spreading rumours in northeast Delhi that she is unable to actively take part in campaigning because of her health.

In Delhi’s 1 out of 7 score, the tale of how women have fared in Indian elections

In the 16 Lok Sabha elections held since independence, only thrice has Delhi elected more than one woman candidate. This could change in 2019 if all the three women fielded by the AAP, BJP, Congress pull off a win. The odds, however, could be overwhelming.


Delhi chief electoral officer issues notices to Sheila Dikshit, P C Chacko

The Delhi poll body received a complaint about the Congress party workers getting forms filled across the city for the Nyay scheme, which is part of the party's Lok Sabha election manifesto, they said.

Congress-AAP alliance never mattered, will focus on West Delhi campus: Mahabal Mishra

In an interview to, Mishra talks about why his candidature was delayed, campaign strategies, his promises vis-a-vis sealing and education as well as the failed AAP-Congress alliance.

Former Delhi CM Sheila Dikshit joins Instagram

Dikshit, who is contesting from Delhi's North-East seat, joined a growing list of politicians actively engaging on social media platforms.

Sheila Dikshit gets election campaign going, with some help from son

While Dikshit addressed the public briefly, her son and former MP from East Delhi Sandeep Dikshit did most of the talking.

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Calm after storm: Delhi women candidates unwind after hectic campaign

After being soaked in hectic election campaigns and rallies for Delhi Lok Sabha polls, the women candidates unwinded in varied ways like running daily errands, spending time with family or reading their favourite book.

Najeeb Jung, Sheila Dikshit attend Kejriwal's Iftar party

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal hosted a Iftar party where he and Lieutenant Governor Najeeb Jung hugged and shake hands.


Arvind Kejriwal as CM, Modi's radio address: Pictures that made headlines in 2014

Arvind Kejriwal was the chief minister of Delhi for 49 days and Narendra Modi swept to power at the Centre after a decisive mandate.

Pranab Mukherjee offers prayers at Padmanabhaswamy temple

Pranab Mukherjee offered prayers at Padmanabhaswamy temple in Thiruvananthapuram on Saturday.

Zohra Sehgal cremated in Delhi

Family and friends bid farewell to veteran actress Zohra Sehgal, who was cremated in New Delhi on Friday (July 11).

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Govt. hospitals to provide free medical test from Feb. 1: Kejriwal

New Delhi, Jan 17 (ANI): Inaugurating the six-lane elevated road from Mangolpuri to Madhuban Chowk, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Sunday said that all government hospitals in Delhi will provide free medicines and medical tests from February 1. Kejriwal further informed that the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) has saved Rs 350 crore in last two to three months from the construction of elevated roads. He also thanked former chief minister Sheila Dikshit for giving a green signal to these projects and further praised PWD engineers for saving such huge amount of money.