Shashi Tharoor
India  /  Published 01.11.20

'Cong cannot become 'BJP Lite'

Secularism as principle and practice in India is in "danger" and the ruling dispensation may even try to remove the word from the Constitution, senior Congress leader Shashi Tharoor has said...
By Asim Kamal in New Delhi

India  /  Published 31.10.20

Tharoor slams 'Hindutva movement'

Hindutva movement is the "mirror image" of the Muslim communalism of 1947 and its triumph would mark the end of the Indian idea, says senior Congress leader Shashi Tharoor, asserting that Hi...
By Our Bureau, Agencies in New Delhi

People  /  Published 29.10.20

The Tharoorosaurus of things

Having 7.7million followers on Twitter must bring with it an acute sense of self-awareness as Tharoor pleaded guilty for people assuming that he only used “big English words”. “Me us...
By Anannya Sarkar in

India  /  Published 11.09.20

HC: Learn law first, then journalism...

People must take a course in criminal trial and then get into journalism, was how an annoyed Delhi High Court remarked while expressing displeasure over the alleged parallel investigation being run by...
By PTI in New Delhi

Opinion  /  Published 06.09.20

Play defence: BJP speaks up for Kangana

From the day Sonia Gandhi airdropped Shashi Tharoor as the nominee for Thiruvananthapuram around 11 years ago, the local leaders were unhappy. But when his Lok Sabha colleague, Kodikunnil Suresh, call...
By The Telegraph in

India  /  Published 03.09.20

FB: India head grilled

Facebook’s India head Ajit Mohan appeared before the parliamentary standing committee for information technology on Wednesday in the midst of a raging debate over the social networking platform&...
By Anita Joshua in New Delhi

India  /  Published 27.08.20

MP: don't talk about 4G in J&K

The meeting of the parliamentary standing committee on information technology next week promises to be a heated one with BJP MP Nishikant Dubey now asking chairman Shashi Tharoor not to take up the is...
By Anita Joshua in New Delhi

North East  /  Published 26.08.20

Hypocrisy tag on Cong airport protest

The ruling BJP in Assam has latched onto the support of Congress MP Shashi Tharoor for the Centre’s move to hand over operations of the Thirvananthapuram international airport in Kerala to a pri...
By Umanand Jaiswal in Guwahati

India  /  Published 21.08.20

Airport showdown in Kerala over Adanis

Chief minister and CPM leader Pinarayi Vijayan on Wednesday wrote to Prime Minister Narendra Modi, stating that it would be difficult for Kerala to cooperate when a decision goes against the people&rs...
By K.M. Rakesh in Bangalore

India  /  Published 27.07.20

Tharoor: Death of democracy

Shashi Tharoor’s suggestion that India switch to a presidential form of governance as parliamentary democracy has failed the country has been firmly rejected by Congress leaders who have questio...
By Sanjay K. Jha in New Delhi


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