Bailable Warrant Against Shashi Tharoor Over “Scorpion” Remark Against PM

The hearing has been scheduled for November 27. (File) New Delhi:  A Delhi court has issued a bailable warrant against senior Congress leader Shashi Tharoor in a criminal defamation case filed by BJP leader Rajiv Babbar over the former’s scorpion remark on Prime Minister Narendra Modi. The order was pronounced on Monday by Chief Metropolitan … Read moreBailable Warrant Against Shashi Tharoor Over “Scorpion” Remark Against PM

Parliamentary Panels Led By Congress Leaders To Take Up WhatsApp Hacking Case

WhatsApp Hacking Case, Pegasus: WhatsApp had said it was suing NSO Group (Representational) New Delhi:  Two parliamentary panels headed by Congress leaders have decided to examine the WhatsApp snooping case and will seek details from top government officials including the Home Secretary. Describing the entire WhatsApp hacking episode as worrisome, Congress leader Anand Sharma, who … Read moreParliamentary Panels Led By Congress Leaders To Take Up WhatsApp Hacking Case

Qutub Minar In A Cigarette Box: Shashi Tharoor’s Tweet On Delhi Pollution

The photo shared by Shashi Tharoor, shows an open cigarette pack with the Qutub Minar inside it New Delhi:  Congress MP Shashi Tharoor today tweeted a photo which serves as sharp commentary over the rapid deterioration of air quality in the national capital. In the photo, is an open cigarette pack with the Qutub Minar … Read moreQutub Minar In A Cigarette Box: Shashi Tharoor’s Tweet On Delhi Pollution

Rahul Gandhi Sees “Something Very Wrong” In Foreign Leaders’ J&K Visit

Rahul Gandhi claimed that EU leader were being taken on a “guided tour” of Jammu and Kashmir. New Delhi:  Former Congress chief Rahul Gandhi on Monday criticised the central government for allowing a 27-member delegation from the European parliament to visit Jammu and Kashmir while not extending the same courtesy to local opposition leaders. “MPs … Read moreRahul Gandhi Sees “Something Very Wrong” In Foreign Leaders’ J&K Visit

“Insult To Democracy”: Shashi Tharoor On Foreign Leaders’ Visit To J&K

Shashi Tharoor wondered why opposition leaders were not being allowed to visit Jammu and Kashmir. New Delhi:  After party colleague Jairam Ramesh, Congress MP Shashi Tharoor today questioned the logic behind the central government allowing members of the European Union parliament to visit Jammu and Kashmir when local politicians were being prevented from doing so. … Read more“Insult To Democracy”: Shashi Tharoor On Foreign Leaders’ Visit To J&K

J&K Situation Doesn’t Affect Pak: Shashi Tharoor At International Meet

New Delhi:  Senior Congress leader Shashi Tharoor on Sunday slammed Pakistan at the Asian Parliamentary Assembly meeting in Belgrade after it cited developments in Jammu and Kashmir for its inability to host the group’s plenary, and said the country was attempting to politicise the forum by referring to an internal matter of India. Mr Tharoor, … Read moreJ&K Situation Doesn’t Affect Pak: Shashi Tharoor At International Meet

Shashi Tharoor Declines To Be Member Of External Affairs Committee: Report

Shashi Tharoor had headed the parliamentary standing committee on External Affairs in the last Lok Sabha. New Delhi:  Senior Congress leader Shashi Tharoor has declined to be a member of the parliamentary standing committee on External Affairs, sources said on Friday. Mr Tharoor had headed the panel in the previous Lok Sabha. The former Union … Read moreShashi Tharoor Declines To Be Member Of External Affairs Committee: Report

Shashi Tharoor, On ‘Camera In Parliament’ Idea, Has Advice For PM Modi

Parliament is not just for the rest of us to pay attention to the government’s lectures: Shashi Tharoor New Delhi:  Congress MP Shashi Tharoor took a swipe at Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his government on Monday after the latter expressed how impressed he was with a project developed at a hackathon in Chennai. Speaking … Read moreShashi Tharoor, On ‘Camera In Parliament’ Idea, Has Advice For PM Modi

After Twitter ‘kerfuffle’, Shashi Tharoor sets record straight with footage from Nehru’s US visits

Congress leader Shashi Tharoor.  Caught on the wrong foot over a Twitter post on Jawaharlal Nehru three days ago, Congress leader Shashi Tharoor on Thursday attempted to set the record straight by sharing footage showing the grand welcome accorded to India’s first prime minister during his US visits. It may have just been a “kerfuffle”, … Read moreAfter Twitter ‘kerfuffle’, Shashi Tharoor sets record straight with footage from Nehru’s US visits

Shashi Tharoor slams Hindutva, BJP

Shashi Tharoor at Congress Bhavan on Sunday. (Express) Congress leader Shashi Tharoor, who heads the All India Professional Congress (AIPC), on Sunday said Hindutva was a political ideology and has nothing to do with Hinduism. He said it was an insult to Hinduism and Lord Ram to kill someone in its name. Tharoor was speaking … Read moreShashi Tharoor slams Hindutva, BJP

PM deserves respect when he represents India abroad: Shashi Tharoor

Congress MP from Thiruvananthapuram Shashi Tharoor. Congress leader Shashi Tharoor, who landed in a controversy recently for “praising” Narendra Modi, said the prime minister deserves respect when he visits foreign countries as he represents India on the global platform. “The prime minister deserves respect in foreign countries as (there) he is a representative of our … Read morePM deserves respect when he represents India abroad: Shashi Tharoor

Difference With Centre Not On PoK, But On Article 370: Shashi Tharoor

Shashi Tharoor said that mob lynching in the name of cow is maligning the image of India Jaipur:  Congress leader Shashi Tharoor on Thursday said that Pakistan has no right over Pakistan-occupied-Kashmir and it has given a territory to China which does not belong to it. He said that he has no differences with the … Read moreDifference With Centre Not On PoK, But On Article 370: Shashi Tharoor

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