Tuesday, Nov 29, 2022

Shahi Tharoor


‘Harbinger of vicious activities’: BJP MP wants Tharoor out of IT panel

July 31, 2021 10:02 am

In a letter written to Speaker Om Birla, Dubey alleged that Tharoor has broken the conventions by initiating privilege proceedings against the officials “who expressed their inability to appear before any committee due to administrative exigencies”.

Police seek polygraph test of witnesses in Sunanda Pushkar case

May 16, 2015 1:47 am

Delhi police seeks to initiate polygraph tests for 3 people 'closely associated' with Tharoor and Pushkar.

Tharoor backs CVC

December 06, 2010 3:58 pm

Due process of law should be followed before indicting Central Vigilance Commissioner P J Thomas,former Union Minister Shashi Tharoor said.


Congress lauds Centre for seeking UN sanctions against Masood Azhar

February 26, 2016 9:44 am

New Delhi, Feb 26 (ANI): Lauding the Centre's move to ask United Nations to include name of Jaish-e-Mohammed chief Masood Azhar on the sanctions list, Congress leader Shahi Tharoor on Thursday said it is a welcoming step. Tharoor added that the government waited for long to act on Azhar. Meanwhile, Bharatiya Janata Party leader Shahnawaz Hussain alleged that Azhar is the mastermind behind every terror act taking place in India.

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Abuses among 21 edits on Nadav Lapid’s Wiki page after remarks on The Kashmir Files

November 29, 2022 8:50:03 pm

Wikipedia has blocked users from India from editing the biographical page for “disruptive editing”.

Loona’s Chuu breaks silence after removal from band, says she’s ‘grasping the situation’: ‘I haven’t done anything that should be shameful…’

November 29, 2022 8:48:52 pm

Chuu's agency BlockBerry Creative had announced her ouster, owing to 'violent language' and 'misuse of power' with a staff member.

Adani group wins Dharavi redevelopment bid: What is the long-delayed project

Updated: November 29, 2022 8:46:32 pm

The Adani Group had lost a bid for the project in January 2019. Here's what the project entails, and why it has been delayed for so long.

Netherlands vs Qatar, FIFA World Cup 2022 Live Updates: Cody Gakpo on the scoresheet again, QAT 0-1 NED after 25 mins

Updated: November 29, 2022 8:59:04 pm

World Cup 2022 Live Updates, Netherlands vs Qatar Group A: Qatar will play its final match of the World Cup on Tuesday when it faces the Netherlands in a game with nothing on the line for the host nation.

Digital rupee pilot project launching on December 1: what is it, and how will it work?

Updated: November 29, 2022 8:45:42 pm

Initially four banks — State Bank of India, ICICI Bank, Yes Bank, and IDFC First Bank — in four cities — Mumbai, New Delhi, Bengaluru and Bhubaneswar — will issue digital tokens in the same denominations as paper currency, which can be used to make and receive payments

The Kashmir Files row: IFFI jury chair’s comment was about the film’s artistic merit, not its content

Updated: November 29, 2022 8:44:32 pm

It is unfair to criticise him for commenting on a film based on its artistic merit by using categories or arguments from a totally different domain. In this category confusion between artistic merit and political opinion, aesthetic perception and vested interests, what is lost is art

Pratap Bhanu Mehta writes: China’s protests diminish Xi Jinping’s authority

Updated: November 29, 2022 8:43:25 pm

Protests in China are unlikely to lead to regime change, but it has dented the authority of the President

Forest department drops idea of starting safari ride in buffer zone of Nagarahole Tiger Reserve

November 29, 2022 8:42:55 pm

The idea of coming up with a safari was mooted in March when the then director of the reserve wrote to the chief conservator of forest seeking permission to start the safari.

Kiren Rijiju crossed ‘Lakshman Rekha’: Harish Salve on Law minister’s remarks on judiciary

Updated: November 29, 2022 8:42:54 pm

Law Minister Kiren Rijiju had criticised the Supreme Court's observation that the government was sitting on files relating to appointment of judges cleared by the Collegium.

Trying to find her feet, Jagan Mohan Reddy’s sister faces TRS wrath

Updated: November 29, 2022 8:41:06 pm

Since last year, YS Sharmila has been on a padayatra across Telangana to establish her party. The KCR-led party had been ignoring her but all that changed on Monday.