Sunanda Pushkar

  • Subramanian Swamy flays 'The Economist' for editorial against Narendra Modi 06-04-2014 06:08 PM

    Senior BJP leader Subramanian Swamy on Sunday took strong exception to an editorial by London-based 'The Economist' magazine against Narendra Modi, terming it an attempt to "interfere into India's internal affairs". The External Affairs Ministry should immediately take up the matter with British High Commission and seek an explanation since...
  • Sunanda Pushkar's death: Viscera report rules out poisoning 24-03-2014 11:29 PM

    Even after two months, there is no headway in the death of Union Minister Shashi Tharoor's wife Sunanda Pushkar. The viscera report is inconclusive, but rules out poisoning. It says she was on anti-depressants, but doesn't attribute her death to an overdose. ...
  • Sunanda Pushkar's viscera report inconclusive but rules out poisoning 24-03-2014 08:09 AM

    New Delhi: The mystery behind Union Minister Shashi Tharoor's wife Sunanda Pushkar's continues as the viscera report has ruled out poisoning as the cause of the entrepreneur's death, say sources. The viscera report majorly remains inconclusive and does not unravel the mystery behind the death. It says she was on...
  • Will approach EC against those dragging Sunanda's name in polls: Tharoor 15-03-2014 03:57 PM

    New Delhi: Union Minister Shashi Tharoor on Friday said that he will approach the Election Commission against parties trying to drag in the case of his wife Sunanda Pushkar's death. "This is unforgivable. It's bad enough that some of these people didn't have the human decency to mourn with me...
  • Shashi Tharoor tweets remembering Sunanda 17-02-2014 11:14 PM

    New Delhi: A month after Sunanda Pushkar, wife of Shashi Tharoor, was found dead in a hotel room, Tharoor the Union Minister on Monday tweeted recalling her death and thanking those who have stood by him in the hour of grief. "A month today since Sunanda left us. Thanks to...
  • Shashi Tharoor harming my sister is unimaginable: Sunanda's brother 25-01-2014 06:12 PM

    New Delhi: Sunanda Pushkar's brother has come out with a statement on Saturday over the speculations relating to her sudden death. In his first strong comment over the issue, Colonel Rajesh Pushkar has criticised the media for "slanderous statements" over the death of his sister while expressing support for his...
  • Sunanda Pushkar death: Advanced tests to determine cause of injuries 24-01-2014 08:25 PM

    New Delhi: The Crime Branch probing the mysterious death of Sunanda Pushkar will go for advanced forensic tests to determine cause of injuries on her body as it tries to unravel whether it was a case of suicide, homicide or accident. Investigators said autopsy report had mentioned more than a...
  • Sunanda Pushkar death: BJP women's wing demands Tharoor's resignation 24-01-2014 01:01 PM

    Thiruvananthapuram: The Bharatiya Janata Party women's wing on Friday marched towards Minister of State for Human Resources Development Shashi Tharoor's residence demanding his resignation over his wife Sunanda Pushkar's death. On Thursday, the probe into the mysterious death of Pushkar was transferred to the elite Crime Branch of Delhi Police,...
  • Sunanda Pushkar death case transferred to Delhi Crime Branch 23-01-2014 05:16 PM

    New Delhi: The probe into the mysterious death of Sunanda Pushkar, wife of Union Minister Shashi Tharoor, was on Thursday transfered to the elite Crime Branch of Delhi Police, a week after she was found dead in a luxury hotel in New Delhi. Sources said the high-profile case has been...
  • Sunanda Pushkar death: Police to question Shashi Tharoor 22-01-2014 06:48 PM

    New Delhi: The Delhi Police on Wednesday said it will investigate the Sunanda Pushkar death case from all angles, including suicide, homicide or accidental death. It said that it will proceed with the probe once the full post-mortem and viscera reports are out. However, they are yet to register a...
  • Tharoor should 'himself disassociate' from ministry till probe is over: NCP 22-01-2014 05:58 PM

    The National Congress Party (NCP) on Wednesday said that Minister of State for Human Resource Development Shashi Tharoor should "himself disassociate" from his ministerial responsibilities till the probe into the death of his wife Sunanda Pushkar are complete. The party, which is a part of the Congress-led UPA at the...
  • Sunanda case: Police to probe all possibilities, son rubbishes suicide reports 22-01-2014 09:32 AM

    New Delhi: The Delhi Police will now start its investigations into the death of Union Minister Shashi Tharoor's wife Sunanda Pushkar. The sub-divisional magistrate's preliminary inquiry report says Pushkar died of poisoning, but her death has to be probed further. The onus is now on the police to establish whether...
  • Son rubbishes reports of Sunanda committing suicide 21-01-2014 11:42 PM

    New Delhi: Speaking for the first time since his mother's death, Shiv Menon in a statement said on Tuesday that Sunanda Pushkar was too strong to commit suicide. He also expressed his shock over the theories related to her death doing the rounds in media. "Anyone who knew my mother...
  • Sunanda Pushkar death: No clean chit to Tharoor, SDM orders further probe 21-01-2014 04:41 PM

    New Delhi: The Sub-Divisional Magistrate (SDM) probing the Sunanda Pushkar death case has ordered a further inquiry into the case, ruling out a clean chit to her minister husband Shashi Tharoor. Delhi Police sources said that the SDM cited "estranged relationship between husband and wife" in his report which was...
  • Snapshot: Husband Shashi Tharoor, son Shiv Menon immerse Sunanda Pushkar's ashes in Haridwar 21-01-2014 01:16 PM

    Sunanda Pushkar's husband and Union minister Shashi Tharoor and her son Shiv Menon were seen immersing her ashes in Ganga in Haridwar on Monday. Pushkar passed away on January 17 of a suspected drug overdose. ...
  • Sunanda's post-mortem report concludes she died of drug poisoning: Sources 20-01-2014 06:45 PM

    New Delhi: The post-mortem report of Minister of State for Human Resource Development Shashi Tharoor's wife Sunanda Pushkar has cited drug overdose as the cause of her death, sources said on Monday. The sources, citing the report said that her death was due to overdose of medicines and that a...
  • SDM to receive Sunanda Pushkar's autopsy report today 20-01-2014 08:35 AM

    New Delhi: The post-mortem report of Minister of State for Human Resource Development Shashi Tharoor's wife Sunanda Pushkar will be submitted to the Sub-Divisional Magistrate. The SDM will meet doctors and discuss the findings. He will also ask them about the anti-depressant and other drugs recovered from Sunanda's rooms. Sources...
  • SDM questions Shashi Tharoor about his relationship with Mehr Tarar 19-01-2014 08:23 PM

    New Delhi: A day after Union Minister Shashi Tharoor's wife Sunanda Pushkar, who was found dead in a Delhi hotel on Friday, was cremated, the Sub-Divisional Magistrate in Delhi questioned eight people in connection with the case on Sunday evening. This included Tharoor, Sunanda's son, brother, and five members of...
  • Sunanda Pushkar death case: Shashi Tharoor records statement at SDM's office 19-01-2014 05:53 PM

    New Delhi: Union Minister Shashi Tharoor recorded his statement before the Sub-Divisional Magistrate in Delhi on Sunday evening in connection with the death of his wife Sunanda Pushkar. Tharoor gave his statement to the SDM in writing. With this the SDM's part of the enquiry is over and he is...
  • Shashi Tharoor asks Shinde for speedy probe in Sunanda's death case 19-01-2014 03:27 PM

    Union Minister Shashi Tharoor on Sunday asked Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde to expedite the probe into his wife Sunanda Pushkar's death case to bring out the truth. He said he will fully cooperate with the investigation. A day after Sunanda's cremation, Tharoor said, "I am horrified to read the...
  • Sunanda death case: Shashi Tharoor to be questioned by SDM on Monday 19-01-2014 07:39 AM

    New Delhi: A day after Sunanda Pushkar was cremated, her husband and Union Minister Shashi Tharoor will be going to Haridwar on Sunday. Tharoor will be questioned by the Sub-Divisional Magistrate on Monday. Meanwhile, BJP leader Subramanian Swamy has called for a CBI probe into the death. It was a...
  • Nalini Singh recalls Sunanda Pushkar's tearful phone call 18-01-2014 11:17 PM

    Senior journalist Nalini Singh who was a friend of Sunanda Pushkar, Shashi Tharoor's wife who died on Friday evening, recalled the tearful phone call she received from Sunanda on Thursday night. Nalini said that Sunanda was angry at Pakistani columnalist Mehr Tarar whom she suspected of being in a relationship...
  • Sunanda Pushkar cremated, doctors say her death unnatural and sudden 18-01-2014 10:05 PM

    Union Minister Shashi Tharoor's wife Sunanda Pushkar was cremated at the Lodhi Road crematorium in New Delhi even as doctors who conducted her post-mortem called her death unnatural and sudden. Sunanda's body was sent on Saturday morning to the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) for post-mortem. The doctors...
  • Sonia Gandhi visits Shashi Tharoor at his residence 18-01-2014 09:56 PM

    Congress president Sonia Gandhi on Saturday visited junior HRD Minister Shashi Tharoor's house and condoled the death of his wife Sunanda Pushkar, party sources said. Gandhi went to the Lodhi Estate residence of Tharoor and condoled his loss. Sunanda Pushkar was found dead under mysterious circumstances in her room at...
  • 2012 interview: Sunanda Pushkar on her love, life and marriage 18-01-2014 08:17 PM

    Sunanda Puskar belonged to Kashmir and was the daughter of an Army officer. She came into the spotlight and controversy over the IPL issue. In an exclusive interview to CNN-IBN's Deputy Editor Sagarika Ghose in October 2012, Shashi Tharoor's wife Sunanda Pushkar talked about her love, life, marriage and more....
  • Sunanda Pushkar cremated, doctors say her death unnatural 18-01-2014 07:15 PM

    New Delhi: Union Minister Shashi Tharoor's wife Sunanda Pushkar was cremated at the Lodhi Road crematorium in New Delhi on Saturday evening even as doctors who conducted her post-mortem called her death unnatural and sudden. Sunanda's body was sent on Saturday morning to the All India Institute of Medical Sciences...
  • Sunanda Pushkar's death gets subdued coverage in Pakistan 18-01-2014 06:53 PM

    The controversy involving Union Minister Shashi Tharoor and a Pakistani journalist as well as the sudden death of his wife Sunanda Pushkar on Friday got subdued coverage in newspapers and TV channels in Pakistan. Almost all dailies carried the news of Pushkar's death but it was buried in inside pages...
  • Bollywood mourns the death of 'full of life' Sunanda Pushkar 18-01-2014 05:04 PM

    Mumbai: Bollywood celebrities like Asha Bhosle, Sridevi and Shabana Azmi have expressed shock and grief at the 'sudden' and 'unfortunate' demise of Indian Minister of State for Human Resources Shashi Tharoor's wife Sunanda Pushkar. They remember her as an exuberant person with a zest for life. Sunanda, who was active...
  • Sunanda's post-mortem report says death unnatural: AIIMS 18-01-2014 04:49 PM

    The doctors at AIIMS hospital who conducted the autopsy report on Sunanda Pushkar claim her death was unnatural. Forensic Head at AIIMS, Dr. Sudhir Gupta also added that the toxicology analysis results are awaited and will be used to ascertain whether this a case of poisoning. ...
  • Sunanda had a sudden unnatural death, injuries found on body: Doctors 18-01-2014 03:15 PM

    New Delhi: The doctors at the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) have said that Sunanda Pushkar's death is a case of unnatural sudden death. "It is a sudden unnatural death and that is the reason the whole investigation is going on and the magistrate is inquiring all the...