The Constitution Day celebrations in the Central Hall of Parliament, was boycotted by 14 opposition parties, including the Congress.
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.
The Congress Working Committee will deliberate over key issues including organisational elections, forthcoming assembly polls and the current political situation.
The Congress leader Anand Sharma urged party chief Sonia Gandhi to take action over ‘hooliganism’ by party workers at Kapil Sibal’s house.
Senior Congress leader Anand Sharma is on a visit to Jammu and Kashmir as the Chairman of the Standing Committee on Home Affairs
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.
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.
Anand Sharma is the deputy leader of the Congress in Rajya Sabha and heads the Parliamentary Standing Committee on Home Affairs.
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'
Sharma said that the tie-up with ISF was against the party's core ideology and Gandhian and Nehruvian secularism.
Congress G23 leaders have pledged to fight new 'azadi' battle to strengthen Congress from Jammu to Nagpur and urged youngsters to join the party
The Congress leaders aired differing views on the Prime Minister's visit to three coronavirus vaccine facilities.
Anand Sharma feels keeping out of the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership is a backward leap
Is it vaccine for votes or for all, Anand Sharma asks PM
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
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.
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.
We have no expectations from Centre or Delhi CM but we have hopes from the courts, Congress MP Anand Sharma said.
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.PTI Photo
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.PTI Photo
A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.PTI Photo
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.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
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.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
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