SHASHI THAROOR

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  • News 360: NSA to visit Burdwan blast site in West Bengal 9 hours 41 minutes ago

    A high-level delegation led by National Security Advisor Ajit Doval will be visiting West Bengal on Monday to take stock of the progress in the Burdwan blast case. The high-level delegation will include NIA, RAW and Intelligence Bureau (IB) officials. ...
  • Despite Congress's warning, Tharoor takes up PM Modi's Swachh Bharat challenge, to clean Thiruvananthapuram beach on Saturday 10 hours 36 minutes ago

    Thiruvananthapuram: He may have been axed as the Congress spokesperson for praising Prime Minister Narendra Modi, but Congress MP Shashi Tharoor has decided to take up the PM's Clean India challenge. Tharoor tweeted on Friday saying that he will take part in the campaign at a beach in Thiruvananthapuram on Saturday. "Vizhinjam...
  • TWTW: Cyrus Broacha talks to Shashi Tharoor on his pro-Modi stand 5 days ago

    Senior Congress leader and Thiruvananthapuram MP Shashi Tharoor paid a heavy price for praising Prime Minister Narendra Modi. Tharoor was removed as Congress spokesperson following a recommendation by the party's disciplinary committee based on demand by the Kerala unit. Speaking to Cyrus Broacha, Tharoor talks about his punishment for pro-Modi...
  • Watch: The Week That Wasn't election special 5 days ago

    In this special show of The Week That Wasn't, Cyrus Broacha takes on the Assembly elections in Maharashtra and Haryana. He also talks to senior Congress leader Shashi Tharoor. ...
  • Bullet News: Catch the day's top stories October 13, 2014

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  • India @ 9 with Anubha Bhonsle October 13, 2014

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  • Is Shashi Tharoor really guilty of unnecessary adulation of PM Modi? October 13, 2014

    Congress's Thiruvananthapuram MP Shashi has paid a heavy price for praising Prime Minister Narendra Modi. Tharoor was removed as Congress spokesperson on Monday following a recommendation by the party's disciplinary committee based on demand by the Kerala unit. CNN-IBN takes political reactions and discuss the issue with BJP Spokesperson Shaina...
  • Shashi Tharoor punished for pro-Modi stand, removed as Congress spokesperson October 13, 2014

    Congress's Thiruvananthapuram MP Shashi Tharoor paid a heavy price for praising Prime Minister Narendra Modi. Tharoor was removed as Congress spokesperson on Monday following a recommendation by the party's disciplinary committee based on demand by the Kerala unit. ...
  • News 360: Cyclone Hudhud leaves massive damage in Andhra, Odisha October 13, 2014

    Cyclone Hudhud, which hit the Andhra Pradesh and Odisha coastline on Sunday, has left behind a trail of massive destruction. ...
  • Cartoon of the day: Shashi Tharoor no more Congress spokesperson October 13, 2014

    Congress's Thiruvananthapuram MP Shashi Tharoor paid a heavy price for praising Prime Minister Narendra Modi. Tharoor was removed as Congress spokesperson on Monday following a recommendation by the party's disciplinary committee based on demand by the Kerala unit. Cartoon by Neelabh Banerjee. ...
  • Congress leaders justify Shashi Tharoor's removal, say his statements reflected badly on the party October 13, 2014

    New Delhi: Congress leaders on Monday justified the high command's decision to sack senior Congress leader Shashi Tharoor as the party spokesperson, saying that the Thiruvanathapuram MP's statements were reflecting badly on the party. Bowing under pressure from its Kerala unit, the Congress High Command removed Tharoor as the party spokesperson. Several...
  • Full text: Shashi Tharoor's statement after Congress sacks him as party spokesperson October 13, 2014

    New Delhi: Congress's Thiruvananthapuram MP Shashi has paid a heavy price for praising Prime Minister Narendra Modi. Tharoor was removed as Congress spokesperson on Monday following a recommendation by the party's disciplinary committee based on demand by the Kerala unit. The full text of Shashi Tharoor press release: I have...
  • Not acquired any assets of Sunanda: Shashi Tharoor in statement in HC October 12, 2014

    Kochi: Former Union Minister Shashi Tharoor has informed the Kerala High Court he had not acquired any assets of his late wife Sunanda Pushkar either individually or jointly with her son or anybody else as her movable and immovable assets are not yet "ascertainable or estimable". In...
  • Sunanda Pushkar's son wants speedy end to inquiry into her death October 11, 2014

    New Delhi: Sunanda Pushkar's son Shiv Pushkar Menon on Saturday asked the Delhi Police to conclude the inquiry into his mother's death expeditiously and impartially and expressed dismay at people "conjecturing" on the cause of her death. In a statement, Shiv, currently in Dubai, termed the recent speculation in the...
  • Have been waiting for police report on Sunanda Pushakr's death, says Shashi Tharoor October 11, 2014

    Thiruvananthapuram: Breaking his silence, former Union Minister and Congress leader Shashi Tharoor on Saturday said he has always been cooperating with the police and is awaiting their report on the death of his wife Sunanda Pushkar. His remarks came days after a new report by the three-member panel of doctors, who...
  • The Sunanda Tharoor case: Trial by the media? October 11, 2014

    New Delh: I write this piece as a very concerned citizen of India. Dispensation of justice is a function of the courts and the legal system. But what happens when (some not all ) TV news channels, ignore easily verifiable records, spin and twist facts to suit their narrative...
  • Sunanda Pushkar's family demands CBI probe October 10, 2014

    New Delhi: A member of Sunanda Pushkar's family demanded a CBI probe into her mysterious death after a fresh report was submitted to the police by AIIMS doctors on the reasons for her demise that added a new twist to the controversy. Sunanda's cousin Ashok Kumar claimed that the reasons...
  • Shashi Tharoor declines to comment on fresh report on wife Sunanda's death October 10, 2014

    Chennai: Former union minister Sashi Tharoor declined to comment on the fresh report by AIIMS doctors on the mysterious death of his wife Sunanda Pushkar that concluded she died of poisoning. The Congress MP and former Minister of State for HRD, who was the chief guest at the graduation day...
  • Shashi Tharoor's wife Sunanda Pushkar died of poisoning, claims AIIMS probe team report October 10, 2014

    New Delhi: The three-member panel of the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) report has claimed that traces of poison were found in Congress leader Shashi Tharoor's wife Sunanda Pushkar's body at the time of her death. AIIMS doctors are claiming that the report reaffirms their stand on the...
  • Sunanda Pushkar died due to poisoning, doctors say in fresh report October 9, 2014

    New Delhi: A team of AIIMS doctors has submitted a fresh report to police on the mysterious death of Sunanda Pushkar, wife of former Union minister Shashi Tharoor, maintaining that she died of poisoning. The new report by the three-member panel of doctors, who had conducted the autopsy on her,...
  • Digvijaya Singh supports Shashi Tharoor, party says it's their opinion October 9, 2014

    New Delhi: Facing flak from Congress for accepting Prime Minister Narendra Modi's invite to join Swachhta Abhiyan, former Union Minister Shashi Tharoor on Thursday got support from party general secretary Digvijaya Singh, who saw "nothing wrong" in the Kerala MP's actions. "I see nothing wrong in Shashi Tharoor accepting to...
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  • India @ 9 with Karma Paljor October 8, 2014

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  • Kerala Congress recommends disciplinary action against Tharoor for praising Modi October 8, 2014

    Thiruvananthapuram: After Congress leader Shashi Tharoor supported Prime Minister Narendra Modi's 'Swachh Bharat' campaign, the Congress in Kerala has recommended disciplinary action against the former minister. The Kerala Pradesh Congress Committee (KPCC) is miffed at Tharoor after he said he was honoured to accept PM Modi's invitation to join the...
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  • India @ 9 with Anubha Bhonsle October 7, 2014

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  • News 360: India withdraws flag meet proposal as Pak continues firing across border October 7, 2014

    India on Tuesday toughened its stand on the border situation, after 24 hours of incessant firing and shelling by Pakistan troops across the Line of Control (LoC) that resulted in several casualties. India on Tuesday put withdraw the flag meeting with the Pakistan Army, deciding instead to wait for Islamabad...
  • Shashi Tharoor slams Congress, says no one bothered to understand his take on Modi October 7, 2014

    Thiruvananthapuram: Congress leader Shashi Tharoor on Tuesday slammed the Kerala unit of his party saying no one bothered to understand his take on Prime Minister Narendra Modi's Swachh Bharat campaign. "No one from Kerala Congress has contacted me even though they have the numbers. I wish they had bothered to understand...