Shashi Tharoor

Shashi Tharoor alleges 'malicious distortion' of his 'good Hindu' remark on Ram temple

Shashi Tharoor alleges 'malicious distortion' of his 'good Hindu' remark on Ram temple

Congress leader Shashi Tharoor claims he said, "No good Hindu would want it to be built by destroying another’s place of worship".

Oct 15, 2018, 18:55 PM IST
Shashi Tharoor at it again, describes his new book as floccinaucinihilipilification

Shashi Tharoor at it again, describes his new book as floccinaucinihilipilification

Shashi Tharoor has written a new book titled The Paradoxical Prime Minister - Narendra Modi and his India.

Oct 10, 2018, 16:29 PM IST
Sunanda Pushkar death case: Shashi Tharoor to remain out of jail, HC dismisses plea to cancel his bail

Sunanda Pushkar death case: Shashi Tharoor to remain out of jail, HC dismisses plea to cancel his bail

The plea was filed by advocate Deepak Anand seeking the cancellation of Tharoor's anticipatory bail which was granted by a sessions court on July 5. 

Oct 09, 2018, 16:19 PM IST
Sushma Swaraj mentioned PM Modi 10 times, spoke about India only 5 times in her UN speech: Shashi Tharoor attacks BJP again

Sushma Swaraj mentioned PM Modi 10 times, spoke about India only 5 times in her UN speech: Shashi Tharoor attacks BJP again

Tharoor said that the EAM mentioned the name of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's name 10 times during her address while she spoke about India only five times.

Oct 03, 2018, 00:40 AM IST
Sushma Swaraj's UN speech aimed at BJP voters, not to improve India's image: Shashi Tharoor

Sushma Swaraj's UN speech aimed at BJP voters, not to improve India's image: Shashi Tharoor

The EAM came down heavily on Pakistan for glorifying terrorists and providing them with a safe haven.

Sep 30, 2018, 17:12 PM IST
Bigotry being whipped up in India a political exercise, not actual spirit of Indians: Tharoor

Bigotry being whipped up in India a political exercise, not actual spirit of Indians: Tharoor

Shashi Tharoor said Indians essentially have lived together for far too long to allow "periodic spasms" of bigotry or unpleasantness to derail it.

Sep 21, 2018, 22:37 PM IST
Imran Khan can be face for peace or voice for hostility depending on Pakistan Army: Shashi Tharoor

Imran Khan can be face for peace or voice for hostility depending on Pakistan Army: Shashi Tharoor

Tharoor described Khan as a "fine human being" and a "good guy" whom he has known for a long time.

Sep 21, 2018, 14:17 PM IST
Why I Am A Hindu: Shashi Tharoor's book to be made into web series

Why I Am A Hindu: Shashi Tharoor's book to be made into web series

The web series is set to be made in various Indian languages and will be released in the first quarter of 2019.

Sep 09, 2018, 13:18 PM IST
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

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