Meeting to decide next Delhi Congress president to be held today
Wednesday, August 28, 2019, 8:29 AM
A meeting to decide the next Delhi Congress president is expected to be held at the residence of party's interim president Sonia Gandhi on Tuesday. The scheduled meeting comes ahead of the Assembly elections in Delhi which will be held early next year. The post fell vacant following the demise of former Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit on July 20.
"Sheila Dikshit Guided Me Like Older Sister": Sonia Gandhi
Sunday, August 11, 2019, 2:26 PM
UPA Chairperson Sonia Gandhi said on Saturday that former Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit guided her "more like an older sister than party colleague" when she became party chief in 1998 and described her as "the best and most effective chief minister we have had". Sonial Gandhi said Sheila Dikshit was "a remarkable individual, a proud party colleague and an exemplary woman leader".
Commonwealth Games 2010 changed Delhi, tripped Sheila Dikshit
Monday, July 22, 2019, 8:02 AM
The infrastructure development in the capital for the 2010 Commonwealth Games changed the face of Delhi, but also opened a can of worms for the Congress government and Sheila Dikshit, the chief minister at the time. Government insiders said Sheila was "saddened" by the inquiry. She believed that CWG had produced many "proud moments" but had been reduced to a "contentious issue".