Shashi Tharoor

BJP has wounded India's soul by unleashing intolerance and hatred: Shashi Tharoor

BJP has wounded India's soul by unleashing intolerance and hatred: Shashi Tharoor

Congress MP and former Union minister Shashi Tharoor on Wednesday accused the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) of "wounding" India's soul by "unleashing forces of intolerance, hatred and bigotry". Such a climate did not prevail in the past, he said during an interaction organised here by the All India Professionals Congress (APIC), of which he is the chairman.

Apr 19, 2018, 08:42 AM IST
'Lalochezia': New word from Shashi Tharoor's dictionary bamboozles Twitter

'Lalochezia': New word from Shashi Tharoor's dictionary bamboozles Twitter

While tweeting the word, the Congress leader said: "Every day, I encounter on @Twitter people suffering from lalochezia! All too often they direct their suffering at me & others who support my beliefs...."

Apr 11, 2018, 10:55 AM IST
Experts' view to be taken if cricket matches can be held at Kochi

Experts' view to be taken if cricket matches can be held at Kochi

Experts' view will be taken whether the Jawaharlal Nehru International Stadium here can host cricket matches without damaging its world class football turf, a top official said here today.

Mar 21, 2018, 18:28 PM IST
Opposition mounts over KCA's plans to host India-West Indies ODI at Kochi

Opposition mounts over KCA's plans to host India-West Indies ODI at Kochi

Opposition is mounting over the Kerala Cricket Association's plans to host the India-West Indies ODI in November at Kochi, with former Union Minister Shashi Tharoor stating that the association's move was 'suspect'.

Mar 20, 2018, 19:33 PM IST

DNA: Watch Daily News and Analysis with Sudhir Chaudhary, March 12, 2018

Watch the complete segment of DNA with Sudhir Chaudhary, March 12, 2018.

Mar 12, 2018, 23:24 PM IST

DNA analysis of Shashi Tharoor's wife Sunanda Pushkar's murder

This segment of DNA brings to you analysis Shashi Tharoor's wife Sunanda Pushkar's murder. Watch this video for more information.

Mar 12, 2018, 23:05 PM IST
Sunanda Pushkar was murdered, says 'secret report'

Sunanda Pushkar was murdered, says 'secret report'

A confidential report, accessed by DNA, claims that senior Congress leader Shashi Tharoor's wife Sunanda was indeed murdered. 

Mar 12, 2018, 12:31 PM IST
Modi government promotes narrow-minded idea of India: Tharoor

Modi government promotes narrow-minded idea of India: Tharoor

Congress leader Shashi Tharoor on Friday appealed to voters in Meghalaya not to vote for the BJP in the February 27 Assembly polls.

Feb 23, 2018, 23:35 PM IST
Sunanda Pushkar death: SC notice to Delhi Police on Swamy's plea for SIT probe

Sunanda Pushkar death: SC notice to Delhi Police on Swamy's plea for SIT probe

The top court passed the order while responding to BJP MP Subramanian Swamy's plea, leaving open the question of maintainability of the petition.

Feb 23, 2018, 12:51 PM IST
Let's not compare those with bamboo sticks and khaki shorts to Army: Shashi Tharoor on Mohan Bhagwat's remarks

Let's not compare those with bamboo sticks and khaki shorts to Army: Shashi Tharoor on Mohan Bhagwat's remarks

Rahul Gandhi on Monday criticised RSS chief for his reported remark that the Sangh outfit could "prepare" military personnel faster than the Army.

Feb 12, 2018, 19:09 PM IST
Farrago of misrepresentations and half-truth: Shashi Tharoor to Narendra Modi on Lok Sabha speech

Farrago of misrepresentations and half-truth: Shashi Tharoor to Narendra Modi on Lok Sabha speech

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday gave a hard-hitting speech in Lok Sabha, targeting the Gandhi family and the legacy of Congress party.

Feb 07, 2018, 15:40 PM IST
Proud of Hindus who reject communalism, says Shashi Tharoor in his book

Proud of Hindus who reject communalism, says Shashi Tharoor in his book

Senior Congress leader and former union minister Shashi Tharoor has called for taking back the idea of Hinduism from those who have "hijacked" it and expressed concern over its misuse for very narrow-minded political purposes.

Feb 04, 2018, 17:27 PM IST
Supreme Court asks Subramanian Swamy to prove maintainability of SIT probe plea in Sunanda Pushkar case

Supreme Court asks Subramanian Swamy to prove maintainability of SIT probe plea in Sunanda Pushkar case

Delhi HC had earlier dismissed Swamy's plea for an SIT probe in the case.

Jan 29, 2018, 12:34 PM IST
News at a glance: January 29, 2018

News at a glance: January 29, 2018

Jan 29, 2018, 09:41 AM IST
Modi government's last budget, expect political statement: Congress leader Shashi Tharoor

Modi government's last budget, expect political statement: Congress leader Shashi Tharoor

The former Union minister said if the BJP wants people to vote for them, they would do something about employment opportunities for the youth as well.

Jan 29, 2018, 06:46 AM IST
When passenger thought Shashi Tharoor wanted a pistol and pressed a panic button

When passenger thought Shashi Tharoor wanted a pistol and pressed a panic button

A passenger at the Jaipur Airport on Thursday pressed a panic button after he heard Congress party leader and MP Shashi Tharoor talking. Tharoor was waiting at the airport for her sister who was coming from Delhi and was in conversation with someone.

Jan 26, 2018, 07:36 AM IST
All you need to know: January 7, 2018

All you need to know: January 7, 2018

Jan 07, 2018, 21:19 PM IST
Amazing! A perfect English sentence that bowled over even Shashi Tharoor

Amazing! A perfect English sentence that bowled over even Shashi Tharoor

A week after author and social commentator Suhel Seth pointed out Congress leader Shashi Tharoor's tweet with a grammatical mistake, the latter on Sunday took to Twitter sharing an 'amazing sentence in English'.

Jan 07, 2018, 17:18 PM IST
War of words in Lok Sabha over making Hindi official language at UN

War of words in Lok Sabha over making Hindi official language at UN

Sushma Swaraj and Shashi Tharoor traded barbs in the Lok Sabha on Wednesday over making Hindi an official language at the UN.

Jan 03, 2018, 21:51 PM IST
News at a glance: December 14, 2017

News at a glance: December 14, 2017

Dec 14, 2017, 13:44 PM IST