Anand Sharma

Confusion in Congress? Some leaders raise concern over Covaxin, some congratulate scientists

There were different voices within the party as its chief spokesperson Randeep Surjewala lauded scientists and researchers of Bharat Biotech for the indigenous vaccine.

published on : 4th January 2021

Sonia Gandhi set to hold discussions with Congress top brass, including 'letter writers', this weekend

Sources said Gandhi has fixed a series of meetings on December 19 and 20 with Congress leaders to decide on key issues concerning the party.

published on : 17th December 2020

PM's visit to vaccine facilities: Congress' Anand Sharma contradicts Surjewala

Sharma also urged the prime minister to ensure that an efficient and equitable platform is functional as the vaccine arrives.

published on : 30th November 2020

Sonia sets up panel on economy, foreign affairs and national security, Manmohan part of all three

While former finance minister P Chidambaram, and party leaders Mallikarjun Kharge and Digvijaya Singh will be part of the economic affairs committee, Jairam Ramesh will be its convener.

published on : 20th November 2020

BJP's use of COVID-19 vaccine as election sop 'political immorality', says Anand Sharma

"Election commission must act now. Urge Prime Minister Narendra Modi to clarify his stand on 'Vaccine For Votes'," Sharma said in a series of tweets.

published on : 23rd October 2020

Congress leadership row: ‘Dissenters’ face betrayal charges at CWC meeting

Rahul pointed out that Ghulam Nabi Azad sent reminders about the letter while his mother was in the hospital and the party was in the midst of a crisis in Madhya Pradesh and Rajasthan. 

published on : 25th August 2020

Unhappy over Rahul calling shots, party veterans wrote to Sonia: Sources on Congress leadership crisis

Senior party leaders say that among the signatories, Rajya Sabha MPs Ghulam Nabi Azad, Anand Sharma and Kapil Sibal, seemingly drafted the letter.

published on : 24th August 2020

S Jaishankar can't be in denial of foreign policy failures: Anand Sharma

Hitting back at the minister, Anand Sharma said S Jaishankar's reference to the Mumbai terror attack was oddly out of place.

published on : 19th July 2020

'Matter of serious national concern': Congress leader Anand Sharma on violent India-China faceoff

The face-off took place between Indian and Chinese troops leading to the death of three Army personnel.

published on : 16th June 2020

Bold measures needed for economic revival, time running out to prevent COVID-19 crisis: Congress

Congress leader Anand Sharma said that a staggered unlocking plan for factories and businesses should be announced and interstate movement of cargo containers be restored.

published on : 5th April 2020

Epidemic Act: Congress member Anand Sharma questions running of Parliament

Sharma had earlier questioned the government overrunning of Parliament at a time when it has enforced the Epidemic Act, restricting the movement of people above 65 years.

published on : 20th March 2020

Government ruining economy by its monumental mismanagement: Congress

Sharma said that NSO data shows that the GDP for the third quarter is at 4.7 per cent, which is the lowest of the last seven years.

published on : 29th February 2020

Situation far from normal, environment of fear prevailing: Congress on Delhi riots aftermath

Senior Congress leader Anand Sharma also claimed that a 'one-sided' investigation is taking place into the riots.

published on : 29th February 2020

Trump's India visit: Ensure it's not US poll campaign, bring tangible results, says Congress

Senior Congress spokesperson Anand Sharma hoped that PM Narendra Modi will bring issues like GSP status withdrawal and H1B visas reduction during his meeting with Trump.

published on : 21st February 2020

Images of Pranab Mukherjee at RSS HQ anguished millions of Congress workers: Anand Sharma

Congress senior spokesperson Anand Sharma took to Twitter to express his anguish soon after images of Mukherjee attending a function at the RSS headquarters in Nagpur appeared on television.

published on : 7th June 2018
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