SHAHSI THAROOR

  • Rahul Gandhi asks Congress workers to speak in one voice July 22, 2013

    New Delhi: Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi, in a veiled reference to some senior leaders speaking out of turn, said on Monday that the party must speak in one voice to help connect with voters. Rahul asked the workers to stay focused on positive politics and cautioned them against indulging...
  • Wharton shouldn't have disinvited Modi, says Tharoor March 6, 2013

    New Delhi: BJP leader and Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi has found support from an unexpected quarter. Congress minister Shashi Tharoor on Tuesday said that Wharton should have heard him out. In what is being seen as a complete contradiction of his party's view, Tharoor has said that Wharton should...
  • If I were Tharoor, I would quit: Farooq April 16, 2010

    Union Minister of State for External Affairs Shashi Tharoor is facing criticism not only from the Opposition over his alleged links with the IPL Kochi team but now even Congress allies have started to target him. Union Minister for New and Renewable Energy and IPL Governing Council member Farooq Abdullah...
  • Congress' Shashi Tharoor wins Thiruvananthapuram May 16, 2009

    Thiruvananthapuram: Former UN undersecretary general and Congress party's Shashi Tharoor won the Thiruvananthapuram Lok Sabha seat by over 80,000 votes, making his debut in Indian politics. Tharoor got an early lead right as counting began and maintained it throughout. ...
  • Tharoor quits as UN Under SecyGen February 9, 2007

    New Delhi: UN UndersecretaryGeneral Shashi Tharoor on Friday submitted his resignation, which was accepted by Secretary General Ban KiMoon. Tharoor was among several top officials whose resignations have been accepted. Ban had sought resignation from all UnderSecretariesGeneral and Assistant SecretariesGeneral to give him flexibility of choosing their team. Tharoor, whose...