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Congress mp Shashi Tharoor during the launch of book The political migration indian emigration in a globalized world in new delhi on monday.Express photo by Anil Sharma.18.01.2016

‘Make in India’ and hate in India cannot go together: Shashi Tharoor tells Harvard students

Congress MP Shashi Tharoor asserted that in order to maintain India’s soft power, the larger idea of India needs to be sustained.

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Sunanda Pushkar may have died of Alprax overdose, FBI reports; Bassi says death not natural

Sunanda Pushkar death: “Have been told that Medical Board’s advice in late Sunanda’s case has been received,” Delhi Police Commissioner BS Bassi said in a tweet.

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This is a vote for intolerance that puts govt back into our bedrooms: Shashi Tharoor

The purpose of my bill was to decriminalise sex between consenting adults of any gender or orientation.

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Lok Sabha votes out homosexuality bill introduced by Cong leader Shashi Tharoor

BJP member Nishikant Dubey objected to the introduction of the bill, saying his opposition was not based on religion, vedas or puranas but on a Supreme Court judgment.

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Shashi Tharoor’s bill to decriminalise homosexuality defeated in Lok Sabha

Tharoor’s private bill seeking to decriminalise homosexuality was turned down in LS.

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Eunuchs in India: Through the prisms of society, history, and politics

The existence of eunuchs in the society, challenges the system not only to acknowledge multiple sexes, but also to accept the idea, in myth and reality, that sex and gender can be changed within an individual’s lifetime.

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Intolerance debate: The full speech that Shashi Tharoor was to deliver but could not

Our democracy, in the last 70 years, has been built on the idea that a nation may celebrate differences of caste, creed, conviction, colour, culture, cuisine, costume and custom, and still rally around a democratic consensus.

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Writers returning awards amounts to dishonouring recognition: Shashi Tharoor

Shashi Tharoor said awards are “society’s tributes to the achievements of writers and neither the achievements nor the tributes can be rolled back.”

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No death penalty even for terrorists, says Shashi Tharoor

Unfazed by criticism, former union minister Shashi Tharoor today opposed death penalty even for terrorists saying it was an “obsolete practice” and they should instead be put behind bars for the rest of their lives without parole.

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Never disclosed private matters during my service: Shashi Tharoor

Tharoor had complained in a letter to Gandhi that his “sincere” services to the party have “neither been seen nor appreciated.”

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Tharoor writes to Sonia: Malicious press leaks are trying to portray I’m isolated in the party

“Why on earth would I have spoken to the media to undermine myself and my standing within the party?” Tharoor asks in the letter.

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After Yakub Memon’s hanging, Shashi Tharoor tweets: No evidence that death penalty serves as a deterrent

Shashi Tharoor’s comments came on Twitter shortly after the execution of Yakub Memon at Nagpur Central Jail

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From stage, PM Modi showers praise on Shashi Tharoor

Tharoor’s speech gelled with the feelings of patriotic Indians on the issue and also shows what impression one can leave with effective arguments by saying the right things at the right place, Modi said.

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Monsoon Session: Not all in Congress want to stall proceedings

At a meeting of Congress Lok Sabha MPs, party leader Shashi Tharoor is learnt to have expressed his disapproval over the ‘stalling tactics’.

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Video: Shashi Tharoor brilliantly argues why Britain owes India for 200 years of brutal colonialism

Lok Sabha MP Shashi Tharoor’s arguments during a debate at the Oxford Union has gone viral on Facebook and YouTube

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