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Sheila Dikshit

Here’s A List Of Chief Ministers Who Have Been Elected For Three Terms

May 06, 2021 Outlook Web Bureau

Here’s a list of some of the longest-serving chief ministers of India, including some who have been re-elected more than thrice.

Centre’s Unresponsive Stance On Dec 16 Gangrape Shifted Focus On Delhi Govt: Sheila Dikshit In Autobiography

Jul 22, 2019 Outlook Web Bureau

An excerpt from ‘Citizen Delhi’, the autobiography of three-time Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit. Dikshit, who was a senior Congress leader, passed away in Delhi on July 20 at the age of 81.

Mortal Remains Of Ex-Delhi CM, Congress Leader Sheila Dikshit Cremated With State Honours

Earlier, Congress workers jostled to have a glimpse of their leader as the body was brought in a glass casket from her Nizaumuddin residence to the party headquarters.

Country Has Lost A Dedicated Congress Leader Of Masses: Manmohan Singh on Sheila Dikshit

Jul 21, 2019 Outlook Web Bureau

UPA chairperson Sonia Gandhi said her heart was 'filled with grief and a sense of loss' as the veteran Congress leader 'occupied a huge space in it'.

In Cut-throat Delhi, Sheila Dikshit Steered Congress With Poise And Dignity

Former Delhi Chief Minister, Sheila Dikshit, had a ringside view of various landmarks in India’s contemporary political history. In this obituary, Outlook India traces Dikshit's political trajectory.

20 July, 2019

Didn't Know It Would Be My Last: Kejriwal Recalls Meeting Sheila Dikshit

Outlook Web Bureau

While Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal recalled his last meeting with Sheila Dikshit, Delhi BJP unit chief Manoj Tiwari condoled her demise while reminiscing about her mother-like warmth.

20 July, 2019

Former Cricketers Gautam Gambhir, Virender Sehwag Condole Former Delhi CM Sheila Dikshit's Demise

Outlook Web Bureau

Cricketer-turned-politician Gautam Gambhir hailed Sheila Dikshit as "fierce champion of the people", who "dedicated her life to better Delhi"

20 July, 2019

Akshay Kumar, Lata Mangeshkar Among Bollywood Celebs To Pay Tribute To Sheila Dikshit

Outlook Web Bureau

Bollywood celebrities have expressed heartfelt condolences over the demise of former Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit on Saturday.

20 July, 2019

Sheila Dikshit Cremated In Delhi With Full State Honours, Hundreds Attend Funeral

Outlook Web Bureau

Sheila Dikshit, the longest-serving Chief Minister of Delhi, having served in office for 15 years, died in New Delhi on Saturday.

20 July, 2019

President Kovind, Prime Minister Modi Pay Tribute To Delhi's Longest-Serving CM Sheila Dikshit

Outlook Web Bureau

President Ram Nath Kovind, Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Congress chief Rahul Gandhi among other senior leaders paid tributes to Delhi's longest-serving Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit who passed away in a private hospital in New Delhi on Saturday

20 July, 2019

Sheila Dikshit, Former Delhi CM And Senior Congress Leader, Dies At 81

Outlook Web Bureau

Sheila Dikshit, the longest-serving Chief Minister of Delhi, having served in office for 15 years, passed away at a private hospital in New Delhi on Saturday at 3.55 pm.

12 June, 2019

Sheila Dikshit Meets Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal To Discuss Water, Power Issues

Outlook Web Bureau

Sheila Dikshit, the Delhi Congress president, was reportedly accompanied by other local leaders. The meeting comes months before the assembly elections in the national capital.

29 May, 2019

'It Will Cause Huge Pain': Sheila Dikshit Meets Rahul Gandhi, Urges Him To Not Resign

Outlook Web Bureau

Rahul Gandhi had offered to step down from the party president post at the Congress Working Committee (CWC) meeting On May 25, taking moral responsibility for the party's dismal performance in Lok Sabha elections

27 April, 2019

BJP's Manoj Tiwari Holds Roadshow In Delhi

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Tiwari, who is pitted against Delhi Congress chief and three-time Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit, and Aam Aadmi party's Dilip Pandey, kicked off the 15 km-roadshow from MIG flats in north-east Delhi to Loni road, covering areas like Shahadra, Jagatpuri and Mansarovar park.

06 April, 2019

Rahul Gandhi Holds Meeting With Delhi Cong Leaders To Discuss Alliance With AAP

Outlook Web Bureau

The meeting comes days after the Congress decided to go it alone in Delhi and not have any alliances with the ruling AAP.

06 April, 2019

Congress, AAP Talks Inch Forward, Decision On Alliance In Delhi, Haryana Soon: Sources

Preetha Nair

According to sources, the Aam Aadmi Party and Congress may forge an alliance in Delhi and Haryana for the forthcoming Lok Sabha elections and discussions on Punjab seats will be carried out later.

25 March, 2019

Alliance With AAP For LS Polls Up To Rahul Gandhi: Delhi Congress

Outlook Web Bureau

The opinion on the issue remained divided and everyone in the meeting was unanimous that Gandhi should take a final call on it.

15 March, 2019

Majority Of Congress Leaders Favour An Alliance With AAP: P.C. Chacko

Preetha Nair

Speaking to Outlook, Chacko said that Delhi Congress Chief Sheila Dikshit is not the final authority in deciding the alliance.

Photo Gallery

A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

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Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

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A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

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Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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