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Tharoor wishes Jaitley well, looks forward to 'cross political swords' with him

Jaitley has been admitted to AIIMS, New Delhi for last three days after he complained of difficulty in breathing.

12 Aug 2019 12:58 PM

‘Most flattering image on WhatsApp today’: Tharoor on his ‘Shakespeare’ photo

Tharoor’s tweet was quick to lighten the mood on social media platform and it garnered close thousands of likes and retweetes.

11 Aug 2019 10:16 AM

Court reserves order on framing of notice in defamation case against Tharoor

In 2018, Tharoor had stoked controversy by invoking a news article where an RSS leader compared PM Modi to a scorpion sitting on Shivling.

07 Aug 2019 6:08 PM

Shashi sutra will set in motion a process to rejuvenate Congress

Jyotiraditya Scindia should be made the chief minister in Madhya Pradesh and Sachin Pilot in Rajasthan.

07 Aug 2019 1:16 AM

CWC should appoint interim chief then hold party polls for top posts: Tharoor

His remarks came hours after his party announced that the CWC will meet on August 10 at the AICC headquarters here.

05 Aug 2019 9:57 AM


'Warned of a misadventure': P Chidambaram, Shashi Tharoor on J&K turmoil

The developments have triggered speculation about plans to modify the special status granted to the state under the Constitution.

05 Aug 2019 9:47 AM

Shashi Tharoor stands for clarity

Congress MP Shashi Tharoor, now a third-term legislator, has lamented in an interview that “lack of clarity at the top” is hurting the party.

30 Jul 2019 12:01 AM

Delay in choosing new Congress president giving impression of indecision: Tharoor

Backing Tharoor, Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh said Priyanka Gandhi will be a 'perfect choice' for the post.

29 Jul 2019 9:51 PM

Lok Sabha passes bill to scrap 58 archaic laws

Participating in the discussion, Congress leader Shashi Tharoor said that efforts of the government were laudable.

29 Jul 2019 8:45 PM

Shashi Tharoor calls for polls to elect Congress president

Tharoor suggested that workers of all ranks and files should be allowed to contest.

29 Jul 2019 7:00 PM


Hold polls for CWC and all Congress posts: Shashi Tharoor

Tharoor also backed Punjab CM Amarinder Singh’s assessment that a young leader would be more suitable to lead the Congress at this juncture.

29 Jul 2019 12:19 AM

Lack of clarity dangerous, looking for solution: Tharoor on Congress’ top leadership

Asked if he thinks Priyanka Gandhi was best suited to lead the party, Tharoor said he hopes she will contest for party presidency.

28 Jul 2019 2:49 PM

Shashi Tharoor appears before Delhi court over his 'scorpion on Shivling' remark

The court was hearing a criminal defamation case filed by BJP leader Rajeev Babbar.

25 Jul 2019 4:15 PM

'Cattle auction': Shashi Tharoor hits out at BJP, rebel MLAs

Karnataka Chief Minister HD Kumaraswamy lost the trust vote in Assembly on Tuesday evening 99-105.

24 Jul 2019 1:53 PM

Opposition parties oppose Human Rights bill

The members said that the bill has many gaps and was not in conformity with Paris principles.

19 Jul 2019 7:01 PM


Shashi Tharoor slams govt on NRC issue

Speaking on the bill, he raised the issue of NRC in Assam, alleging 57 people committed suicide in Assam after being excluded from list.

19 Jul 2019 4:16 PM

Sunanda Pushkar case: Delhi Court to hear arguments on charges from Aug 20

Pushkar was found dead under mysterious circumstances in a suite of a Delhi hotel on the night of January 17, 2014.

18 Jul 2019 6:44 PM

FM Nirmala Sitharaman to reply to Budget debate in Parliament

Congress leaders Shashi Tharoor and Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury have called the Budget disappointing.

10 Jul 2019 10:38 AM

Defensive strokes, no balls in Budget, says Shashi Tharoor

There was hardly any mention of country's GDP growth rate, he said, adding that the word ‘GDP’ came up only once.

09 Jul 2019 2:46 AM

Meet Deana Uppal, spotted with Shashi Tharoor during India vs England match

Deana was seen cheering for team India during the World Cup matches alongside Shashi Tharoor.

06 Jul 2019 5:36 PM