India | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Tuesday October 28, 2014
Explaining her headline-making comment that she saw in Prime Minister Narendra Modi a "confident man, a man with vision" Congress leader Sheila Dikshit today said her words had a qualifier - a vision means nothing if it is not touching people.
India | NDTV.com | Tuesday October 28, 2014
Delhi has been without a government for eight months and the Supreme Court today made it clear that it is unacceptable, saying, "In a democracy, President's Rule cannot go on forever."
Cities | Written by Sandeep Phukan, Edited by Tasim Zahid | Monday September 15, 2014
Senior Congress leader and former Delhi Chief Minister, Sheila Dikshit today stood by her comments that if BJP has the numbers, they should be asked to prove it on floor of the house.
India | Anindita Sanyal (With PTI inputs) | Sunday September 14, 2014
Under attack from the Congress for her comment on giving the BJP a chance to form the government in Delhi, former Delhi chief minister Sheila Dikshit has clarified she was merely stating the "factual and constitutional" provisions.
Cities | Reported by Sandeep Phukan, Written by Suparna Singh | Thursday September 11, 2014
Former Delhi chief minister Sheila Dikshit ruffled a few feathers today when she seemed to back a BJP bid to form government in Delhi, saying if the party has the numbers, it should be "given a trial."
South | Indo-Asian News Service | Friday September 5, 2014
Former chief justice of India (CJI) P. Sathasivam was sworn in as the new governor of Kerala on Friday morning.
India | Reported by A Vaidyanathan, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Thursday September 4, 2014
Former Chief Justice of India P Sathasivam has been appointed as the Governor of Kerala.
India | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Tuesday September 2, 2014
The ruling BJP's reported decision to appoint former Chief Justice of India P Sathasivam as Kerala governor has set up a political battle, with the Congress hinting at a trade-off.
Opinion | Shashi Tharoor | Wednesday August 27, 2014
Need code of conduct for governors, says Shashi Tharoor.
Cheat Sheet | Anindita Sanyal | Wednesday August 27, 2014
After barely five months as the Kerala Governor, three-time Delhi chief minister Sheila Dikshit resigned the post on Tuesday. While it gives the Narendra Modi government what it was looking for - a Governor House for its own nominees - it also gives ...
India | Edited by Prasad Sanyal | Wednesday August 27, 2014
Sheila Dikshit has quit as Governor of Kerala, barely seven months after she took office.
India | Edited by Abhinav Bhatt | Wednesday August 27, 2014
Barely seven months after she took office, Sheila Dikshit has quit as Governor of Kerala, said the Press Trust of India.
India | Edited by Mala Das | Tuesday August 26, 2014
Senior BJP leader Kalyan Singh will take charge as Governor of Rajasthan and former union minister Vidyasagar Rao will head to Maharashtra, a Rashtrapati Bhavan statement said today.
India | Edited by Sanchari Bhattacharya | Monday August 25, 2014
Sheila Dikshit's itinerary in Delhi today furthered the notion that she is likely to quit soon as Governor of Kerala. Ms Dikshit, 76, met with Home Minister Rajnath Singh and then President Pranab Mukherjee.
India | Edited by Mala Das | Monday August 25, 2014
Sheila Dikshit's itinerary in Delhi today commissioned talk of her resignation as the Governor of Kerala.
South | Press Trust of India | Thursday August 14, 2014
Kerala Governor Sheila Dikshit today urged people of the state to take a pledge to protect and preserve the integrity and glory of India as a peceful nation.
South | Press Trust of India | Saturday July 19, 2014
Sheila Dikshit today parried questions pertaining her resignation from the post of Kerala governor.
India | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Friday July 11, 2014
Mizoram governor Vakkom B Purushothaman, who was upset at being transferred "without notice", resigned on Friday, adding to the growing tally of UPA-era governors to exit since the Narendra Modi government took charge in May.
India | Gitanjali Roy (With inputs from PTI) | Friday July 11, 2014
Zohra Sehgal, grand old lady of Indian cinema, was cremated at New Delhi's Lodhi Road crematorium today. Ms Sehgal died in hospital yesterday at the age of 102.
India | Agencies | Wednesday July 9, 2014
Sheila Dikshit, who has so far ignored the government's suggestions to quit as the Governor of Kerala, met the Prime Minister and Home Minister Rajnath Singh today, but said she had not been asked by them to resign.