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Bonding over literature

Alexander McCall Smith and Shashi Tharoor kick off the 10th edition of Tata Literature festival that will house over 150 writers from 14 countries.

15 Nov 2019 3:48 AM

Shashi Tharoor gets warrant over ‘scorpion on Shivling’ case

The magistrate also imposed a fine of Rs 500 on the complainant, Delhi BJP leader Rajiv Babbar, who also did not appear.

13 Nov 2019 4:32 AM

Shashi Tharoor-headed Parl panel to take up WhatsApp snooping case on Nov 20

Earlier, WhatsApp said Indian journalists and human rights activists were among those globally spied upon by unnamed entities using Pegasus.

06 Nov 2019 12:34 PM

Smokin’, chokin’

As Delhi’s air pollution levels spiked, so did the memes on the Internet.

03 Nov 2019 12:51 AM

'Delhi is injurious to health': Tharoor joins netizens to laugh, compares to cigarettes

Many people reacted to Tharoor's tweet. Some felt that it was politicising the issue.

02 Nov 2019 3:03 PM


Tharoor vs Adhir Ranjan: Latest tweet over Chidambaram leaves netizens confused

Congress leader Shashi Tharoor is also known to use complex words in his tweets, often leading his followers to reach for the dictionary.

23 Oct 2019 3:17 PM

‘Vituperative mudslingling’: Tharoor takes a dig at Pak for raising Kashmir issue at IPU

Congress MP Shashi Tharoor said Parliament of India will not allow these malicious efforts to succeed.

17 Oct 2019 9:00 AM

Tharoor writes to PM Modi urging him to take public stand welcoming dissent

Tharoor said that if we are all blind to problems that exist and impact Indians, we risk becoming authoritarian regime.

08 Oct 2019 11:00 AM

No difference between Cong, Modi govt’s stand on J&K, says Tharoor

Tharoor said, 'These allegations (by the BJP), that Pakistan is benefiting from our statements on the issue of Article 370, are surprising.'

04 Oct 2019 8:48 AM

S Sreesanth thinking to contest 2024 Lok Sabha elections from Thiruvanthapuram to defeat Congress MP Shashi Tharoor

In the interview, he also mentioned about the time he spent in Tihar jail and the experience he faced there.

30 Sep 2019 3:23 PM


Shashi Tharoor nominated by LS Speaker to House panel on External Affairs

Under Tharoor's chairmanship the panel had summoned then foreign secretary S Jaishankar over the issue of Doklam standoff.

25 Sep 2019 7:27 PM

Nehru only Indian PM to be greeted on arrival at airport by US President: Tharoor

Tharoor's statement came after the 'Twitter kerfuffle' over his posting of photographs of the former Indian premier.

25 Sep 2019 2:21 PM

Tharoor finally manages to find 'authentic' pic of Nehru's US visit

Tharoor's post came a day after a tweet on Tuesday had gone geographically and grammatically wrong.

25 Sep 2019 12:21 PM

Tharoor falls prey to ‘farrago of distortions’ in tweet about Nehru-Indira

Tharoor misspelt Indira as India. Soon the gaffe #IndiaGandhi, used as a hashtag in the tweet, began to trend.

24 Sep 2019 1:18 PM

‘It is an insult to Lord Ram that people are killed in his name’: Shashi Tharoor on lynching incidents

He hit out at those who indulge in those activities and asserted that he too was a Hindu himself but ‘not of this kind’.

22 Sep 2019 3:21 PM


Pakistan ‘least qualified'’ to criticise India on Kashmir: Shashi Tharoor

Talking about Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Shashi Tharoor said he must be given his due as a democratically elected prime minister.

22 Sep 2019 9:55 AM

No difference with Govt on PoK, but way it dealt with Article 370: Tharoor

Tharoor said that mob lynching in the name of cow is maligning the image of the country on global platform.

20 Sep 2019 10:36 AM

Beating boy to death, asking to chant religious slogans insult to Hinduism: Karan Singh

Two months ago, Tabrez was assaulted by a mob on the suspicion of committing a theft in Kharsawan district of Jharkhand.

13 Sep 2019 10:07 AM

Shashi Tharoor's 'kerfuffle' tweet on holiday photos creates fuss on social media

This is not the first time that Shashi Tharoor has introduced his followers to such obscure words.

10 Sep 2019 3:37 PM

'Polls for all party posts, including central body, a must,' says Tharoor

In appointing Sonia Gandhi, the party has gone for its most capable option as interim president, Tharoor said.

10 Sep 2019 2:59 PM