Shashi Tharoor
Opinion  /  Published 10.11.18

Tongue in cheek or foot in mouth?

Tongue in checkSir — It is puzzling that the new book by Shashi Tharoor, The Paradoxical Prime Minister, is garnering so much negative attention. One allegation is that in the book Tharoor has compa...
By The Telegraph

India  /  Published 05.08.19

Tracking Kashmir while you were sleeping

A raft of house arrests and restrictions have been put in place since Sunday night. On Monday morning, Prime Minister Narendra Modi is expected to hold a cabinet meeting, which is generally scheduled ...
By The Telegraph and PTI in Srinagar

India  /  Published 04.11.18

Have Ram in your heart, says Tharoor

With the Ram Mandir movement gathering momentum, Congress leader Shashi Tharoor has said no Hindu text condones the use of violence to get one's way and scriptures say people should build Ram in their...
By PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 03.11.18

Rapier thrust at statue gladiators

Congress MP Shashi Tharoor on Saturday likened the BJP’s recent statue-building drive to the Roman spectacle of gladiator fights, saying both were meant to distract people from real issues.“Erecti...
By Aditya Nag in Calcutta

India  /  Published 15.10.18

BJP targets Cong on temple, South India

The BJP on Monday accused the Congress of opposing a Ram temple in Ayodhya and harbouring animosity for south Indians, referring to statements attributed to Congress politicians Shashi Tharoor and Nav...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi


India  /  Published 23.08.19

Congress upset with ‘wise men’

The top Congress leadership is livid with some senior leaders for making statements that threatened to derail the anti-Narendra Modi narrative being slowly built over the past few days after a long si...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

India  /  Published 11.12.18

Tweets that returned to haunt the BJP

On December 15, 2013, a tweet went out from then Gujarat chief minister Narendra Modi's handle @narendramodi_in. 'Results of 5 states are out and it is clear which way the wind is blowing. It is ...
By Manashi Sengupta in New Delhi

India  /  Published 06.11.19

Tharoor-headed panel to take up WhatsApp case on Nov. 20

A parliamentary standing committee headed by Congress leader Shashi Tharoor will take up the WhatsApp snooping case in its next meeting on November 20, sources said on Wednesday.Two parliamentary pane...
By The Telegraph and PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 30.03.19

Shashi Tharoor's "squeamish" tweet kicks off controversy

Congress MP Shashi Tharoor found himself on a sticky wicket Saturday as his tweet following a visit to the fish market here kicked up a row, with the ruling CPI(M) and BJP alleging he had insulted the...
By PTI in Thiruvananthapuram

West Bengal  /  Published 08.02.20

Unsung but unforgettable

Some lessons need to be told and retold when collective amnesia is on the prowl.As many as 40 per cent of the survivors in a study on the Partition-era violence had said the members of the other commu...
By Debraj Mitra in Calcutta


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