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Anand Sharma

Congress Hits Back At Central Government For Marring The Spirit Of Constitution

Nov 26, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

The Constitution Day celebrations in the Central Hall of Parliament, was boycotted by 14 opposition parties, including the Congress.

'I Am A Full-Time And Hands On President': Sonia Gandhi To 'G-23' At CWC Meet

Oct 16, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

Sonia Gandhi also asserted that every member of the party wants a revival of the Congress, but that requires unity and keeping the party's interests paramount.

CWC Meet Begins, Key Decisions On Party's Revamp, Election Of New Chief On The Cards

The Congress Working Committee will deliberate over key issues including organisational elections, forthcoming assembly polls and the current political situation.

Anand Sharma Urges Congress Chief To Take Action Over ‘Hooliganism’ At Sibal’s House

Sep 30, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

The Congress leader Anand Sharma urged party chief Sonia Gandhi to take action over ‘hooliganism’ by party workers at Kapil Sibal’s house.

Anand Sharma Calls J&K A State, Seeks Restoration Of Full Statehood

Senior Congress leader Anand Sharma is on a visit to Jammu and Kashmir as the Chairman of the Standing Committee on Home Affairs

21 August, 2021

Parliamentary Committee Visits International Border In J-K

Outlook Web Desk

The committee is currently on a four day visit to J-K, as a part of their study visit on administration, development and people welfare in the UT.

24 April, 2021

Modi Govt Must Be Held Morally, Politically Accountable: Cong Leader Anand Sharma On Covid Deaths

Outlook Web Bureau

Anand Sharma said the government must answer why it did not put an exigency plan in place before the onset of the second wave of the coronavirus pandemic.

20 April, 2021

Congress Leader Anand Sharma Tests Covid-19 Positive, Hospitalised

Outlook Web Bureau

Anand Sharma is the deputy leader of the Congress in Rajya Sabha and heads the Parliamentary Standing Committee on Home Affairs.

02 March, 2021

Anand Sharma's Remarks Serve The Polarising Agenda Of BJP: Adhir As Chism In Cong Widens

Outlook Web Bureau

Senior leader Anand Sharma had slammed Congress's tie-up with the ISF led by Muslim cleric Abbas Siddiqui in West Bengal, contending that it was against 'Gandhian and Nehruvian secularism'

01 March, 2021

Cong Leader Anand Sharma Frowns On Party's Decision To Tie Up With ISF In Bengal

Outlook Web Bureau

Sharma said that the tie-up with ISF was against the party's core ideology and Gandhian and Nehruvian secularism.

27 February, 2021

Congress Getting Weak, Have Seen Better Days: G23 Dissenters Hold Meeting In Jammu

Naseer Ganai

Congress G23 leaders have pledged to fight new 'azadi' battle to strengthen Congress from Jammu to Nagpur and urged youngsters to join the party

30 November, 2020

Day After Congress' Randeep Surjewala Slammed PM's Visit To Vaccine Hubs, Anand Sharma Hails It


The Congress leaders aired differing views on the Prime Minister's visit to three coronavirus vaccine facilities.

17 November, 2020

Decision To Not Join Free Trade Deal Unfortunate And Ill Advised: Congress Leader Anand Sharma


Anand Sharma feels keeping out of the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership is a backward leap

23 October, 2020

Congress Leader Accuses BJP Of 'Political Immorality' For Using Covid-19 As Election Sop


Is it vaccine for votes or for all, Anand Sharma asks PM

17 September, 2020

Modi Govt Faces Backlash From Opposition For Unplanned Lockdown, No Data On Migrants


Members of the Upper House participated in a discussion on 'COVID-19 pandemic and steps taken by the Government of India.' 'Why don't you have figures? Every state knows who died. They should be given compensation," says Congress leader Anand Sharma

02 August, 2020

'Don't Discredit Your Own Legacy': Congress Old Guard Tells Young Leaders As UPA-II Questioned


Advising restraint in airing grievances in public, several former Union ministers cautioned party colleagues, saying such tendencies divide the Congress at a time when unity is needed.

17 May, 2020

Govt Package Only Worth Rs 3.22 Lakh Cr, PM Must Walk The Talk: Congress

Outlook Web Bureau

Anand Sharma, the Congress Rajya Sabha member, said the announcements made by Finance Minister didn't add up to Rs 20 lakh crore as announced by PM Modi on May 12.

29 February, 2020

No Expectation From Centre, Delhi CM But...: Congress' Anand Sharma

Outlook Web Bureau

We have no expectations from Centre or Delhi CM but we have hopes from the courts, Congress MP Anand Sharma said.

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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