Shashi Tharoor

Delhi Court allows Shashi Tharoor to travel abroad to meet Kofi Annan's family, seek UN aid for Kerala

Delhi Court allows Shashi Tharoor to travel abroad to meet Kofi Annan's family, seek UN aid for Kerala

The Congress MP from Thiruvananthapuram will also be visiting the United Nations headquarters in Geneva to seek aid for flood-hit state Kerala.

Aug 20, 2018, 12:09 PM IST
Parliamentary panel wants India to encourage Bhutan to increase troops in Doklam

Parliamentary panel wants India to encourage Bhutan to increase troops in Doklam

The Parliamentary Panel on External Affairs, headed by Congress MP Shashi Tharoor, felt that increasing the number of soldiers in North Doklam was important for safeguarding India's strategic interests in the region.

Aug 12, 2018, 18:51 PM IST
Shashi Tharoor's 'outlandish headgear' remark on PM Modi draws flak, BJP demands apology

Shashi Tharoor's 'outlandish headgear' remark on PM Modi draws flak, BJP demands apology

BJP has said that Shashi Tharoor's remarks are an insult to people of northeast.

Aug 07, 2018, 08:21 AM IST
Rijiju seeks apology from Congress over Tharoor’s headgear remark on PM Modi

Rijiju seeks apology from Congress over Tharoor’s headgear remark on PM Modi

Congress leader Tharoor had earlier on Monday attacked PM Modi by questioning as to why he refuses to wear Muslim skull caps.

Aug 06, 2018, 19:59 PM IST
Why does PM Modi refuse to wear Muslim caps, questions Shashi Tharoor

Why does PM Modi refuse to wear Muslim caps, questions Shashi Tharoor

Coming down heavily on the BJP led government at the Centre, the Congress veteran claimed that communal violence and killing in the name of cow vigilantism had increased in the last four years.

Aug 06, 2018, 08:41 AM IST
In today's India, Swami Vivekananda would be thrown engine oil at: Shashi Tharoor

In today's India, Swami Vivekananda would be thrown engine oil at: Shashi Tharoor

Speaking at a seminar, Shashi Tharoor targetted PM Modi and accused him of not taking opportunities to reassure the country after incidents of violence.

Aug 06, 2018, 07:26 AM IST
Sunanda Pushkar death case: Shashi Tharoor allowed to travel abroad, condition is Rs 2 lakh fixed deposit

Sunanda Pushkar death case: Shashi Tharoor allowed to travel abroad, condition is Rs 2 lakh fixed deposit

The Patiala House Court directed senior Congress leader and Thiruvananthapuram MP Shashi Tharoor to furnish a fixed deposit receipt of Rs 2 lakh before the court which will be refunded after his return from the trip. 

Aug 01, 2018, 14:17 PM IST
Imran Khan's win predictable as Pakistan military wants change: Congress leader Shashi Tharoor

Imran Khan's win predictable as Pakistan military wants change: Congress leader Shashi Tharoor

The emergence of Imran Khan's Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) as the single largest party is not surprising, said veteran Congress leader Shashi Tharoor on Thursday. 

Jul 26, 2018, 13:13 PM IST
Piyush Goyal mocks Shashi Tharoor over 'foreign accent', Congress MP hits back

Piyush Goyal mocks Shashi Tharoor over 'foreign accent', Congress MP hits back

Piyush Goyal, while participating in a debate in Lok Sabha, had said that he did not understand the Congress leader's "foreign accent".

Jul 19, 2018, 23:15 PM IST
Have they started Taliban in Hinduism: Shashi Tharoor lashes out over protests against him

Have they started Taliban in Hinduism: Shashi Tharoor lashes out over protests against him

BJP's youth wing activists had on Tuesday waved black flags at his office in Thiruvananthapuram in Kerala. 

Jul 18, 2018, 10:08 AM IST
Oommen Chandy attacks BJP over attack on Shashi Tharoor's office, says 'India descending into chaos'

Oommen Chandy attacks BJP over attack on Shashi Tharoor's office, says 'India descending into chaos'

The BJP's youth wing activists on Monday defaced Tharoor's office protesting over the Congress leader's controversial 'Hindu Pakistan' remark.

Jul 17, 2018, 23:47 PM IST
After office attack, Shashi Tharoor shown black flags by BJP workers over 'Hindu Pakistan' remark

After office attack, Shashi Tharoor shown black flags by BJP workers over 'Hindu Pakistan' remark

The protesters placed a wreath with the message "Pakistan Office" at the entrance of Tharoor's office.

Jul 17, 2018, 22:03 PM IST
Is this the India we want: Shashi Tharoor lashes out at BJP after attack on his office in Kerala

Is this the India we want: Shashi Tharoor lashes out at BJP after attack on his office in Kerala

Tharoor was not present in the office when the incident took place. 

Jul 16, 2018, 16:23 PM IST
Shashi Tharoor sued in Kolkata for 'Hindu Pakistan' jibe, summons issued through Twitter, FB

Shashi Tharoor sued in Kolkata for 'Hindu Pakistan' jibe, summons issued through Twitter, FB

Congress' Thiruvananthapuram MP had stirred a political storm by saying that if BJP wins 2019 Lok Sabha elections, it will create a condition leading to the formation of a 'Hindu Pakistan'.

Jul 14, 2018, 08:32 AM IST
Sunanda Pushkar case: SC disposes of Subramanian Swamy's plea for SIT probe

Sunanda Pushkar case: SC disposes of Subramanian Swamy's plea for SIT probe

The Supreme Court on Friday disposed of BJP leader Subramanian Swamy's plea seeking a court-monitored SIT probe into the death of Sunanda Pushkar, observing that a charge-sheet has already been filed and the trial has commenced.

Jul 13, 2018, 20:00 PM IST

Shashi Tharoor must chill, 'Hindu Pakistan' remark was unnecessary hyperbole

Maybe the hyperbole confirms that Shashi Tharoor has fully joined the ranks of Indian political tradition.

Jul 13, 2018, 14:07 PM IST
'Kuch to log kahenge': Shashi Tharoor on political storm over 'Hindu Pakistan' jibe

'Kuch to log kahenge': Shashi Tharoor on political storm over 'Hindu Pakistan' jibe

Congress party's Thiruvananthapuram MP Shashi Tharoor is facing intense criticism for making the Hindu Pakistan jibe.

Jul 13, 2018, 06:40 AM IST
Shashi Tharoor has lost mental balance, send him to Pakistan: BJP leader Subramanian Swamy

Shashi Tharoor has lost mental balance, send him to Pakistan: BJP leader Subramanian Swamy

Swamy also referring to Tharoor's alleged relationship with a Pakistan-based journalist

Jul 12, 2018, 16:11 PM IST
Shashi Tharoor warns of 'Hindu Pakistan' if BJP wins 2019 elections; Sambit Patra demands apology

Shashi Tharoor warns of 'Hindu Pakistan' if BJP wins 2019 elections; Sambit Patra demands apology

The veteran Congress leader claimed that the saffron party will tear apart the Constitution of India and make their own set of rules, if voted back to power. 

Jul 12, 2018, 00:17 AM IST
Sunanda Pushkar death: 'Why is Subramanian Swamy interested?' ask Shashi Tharoor's lawyers

Sunanda Pushkar death: 'Why is Subramanian Swamy interested?' ask Shashi Tharoor's lawyers

While granting bail to the Congress leader, the judge said that there is no requirement to file a formal bail as an anticipatory bail had already been granted by the sessions court.

Jul 07, 2018, 11:07 AM IST

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