April 21, 2022 3:33 pm
Discussing the party's fortunes, Anwar said the Congress would be the natural leader of an anti-BJP front for the 2024 general elections as no other party has its pan-India appeal or its presence.
November 16, 2020 12:07 am
Anwar, Congress general secretary and veteran leader from Bihar, acknowledged there were shortcomings due to which the party performed worse than other Mahagathbandhan constituents.
March 24, 2019 8:46 pm
In 2014, Karti Chidambaram had unsuccessfully fought the parliamentary polls from the Sivaganga constituency, a stronghold of his father P Chidambaram.
February 14, 2019 10:09 pm
Former Chief Minister Rabri Devi and ex-Union minister Tariq Anwar made statements to the effect when their reactions were sought to Yadav's remarks during his speech Wednesday inside the Lok Sabha.
October 28, 2018 3:16 am
Justifying his decision to rejoin the Congress, Anwar said the country is going through a difficult phase and the need of the hour is to strengthen the grand old party. “Only the Congress can be the alternative,” he asserted.
October 27, 2018 8:16 pm
Tariq Anwar, one of the founders of the NCP, had quit the party on September 28 after party chief Sharad Pawar had defended Prime Minister Narendra Modi on the Rafale deal row.
September 29, 2018 4:43 am
There is speculation that Anwar could join either the Congress or the RJD. “Congress is my parent party....That option is also open. But I haven’t taken a decision so far. I have not spoken to the leader of any party,” he said.
September 28, 2018 5:16 pm
Tariq Anwar, who is a Lok Sabha MP from Katihar in Bihar, said he 'cannot betray the common perception over irregularities in the deal.'
December 26, 2017 4:35 pm
"The exact nature of his illness will be known only after a thorough investigation that he is likely to undergo at Delhi. He is under continuous medical supervision," the NCP spokesperson said in the statement.
September 25, 2015 12:39 am
Tariq Anwar of the NCP, widely seen as the chief ministerial candidate of the Samajwadi Secular Front, describes the new front’s views and strategies in this interview.
March 01, 2016 8:45 am
New Delhi, Mar 01 (ANI): Congress Party leader Sandeep Dikshit on Tuesday accused the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) of communalising the state of Uttar Pradesh ahead of next year’s assembly polls., H e was reacting to union minister Ram Shankar Katheria’s hate speech in Agra.He maintained that the BJP is all set to lose the elections also and would be slowly routed out. Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) leader Tariq Anwar also said the BJP was struggling to attract votes to its cause in Uttar Pradesh. He also added that since Narendra Modi had become Prime Minister, violence and hooliganism had increased.
February 16, 2016 6:55 am
New Delhi, Feb 16 (ANI): Lashing out at the NDA Government and Delhi Police, Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) general secretary Tariq Anwar said the present BJP-led NDA Government is bothering the university students without any prior investigation. Meanwhile, Union Parliamentary Affairs Minister Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi said all parties should stand up together against the anti-national elements responsible for the recent Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) issue.
January 17, 2016 9:10 am
New Delhi, Jan 17 (ANI): Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) leader Tariq Anwar on Sunday said the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) seems confused over forming a government with the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in Jammu and Kashmir. He added that the PDP wants assurance from the BJP over a minimum governance programme to form the government. Asserting that only former prime minister Indira Gandhi understood the problems of Jammu and Kashmir, National Panthers Party (JKNPP) leader Bhim Singh said no central party is aware of the ground realities in the state.