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Shashi Tharoor Shashi Tharoor DOB: March 9, 1956

Shashi Tharoor is an Indian politician serving as Member of Parliament, Lok Sabha from Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala, since 2009. He is a former career international diplomat. He is a member of Indian National congress and at present serves as Chairman of the Parliamentary Standing Committee on External Affairs and All India Professionals Congress. Tharoor was a former Minister of State in the Government of India for External Affairs during the period of 2009-2010. Tharror as a writer have authored eighteen best selling works including fiction and non fiction both and he is also author of hundreds of columns and articles in publications such as The New York Times, The Washington Post etc.Tharoor was appointed as Director of Communications Executive Assistant to Secretary-General Kofi Annan in 1996. Tharoor became Under-Secretary-General for Communications and Public Information (UNDPI) on 1 June 2002. Tharoor was in controversy when her wife Sunanda was found dead in room number 345 of the Leela Palace hotel in Chanakyapuri, New Delhi.

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Kerala Congress seek explanation from Shashi Tharoor for praising PM Modi

Politics | Aug 27, 2019, 02:50 PM IST

Kerala Congress seeks explanation from Shashi Tharoor for praising PM Modi. The future course of action will be decided based on his explanation.

Votes cannot be won with the blood of our security personnel: Shashi Tharoor

News | Mar 07, 2019, 04:21 PM IST

Congress leader Shashi Tharoor slammed Bharatiya Janata Party on Wednesday for politicising the sacrifices made by Army personnel for the country.

Shashi Tharoor takes a jibe at UP CM's holy dip in Sangam (Debate)

News | Jan 30, 2019, 06:20 PM IST

Congress leader Shashi Tharoor took to Twitter to take a swipe at UP chief minister Yogi Adityanath over his cabinet’s holy dip at the Kumbh Mela on Tuesday

BJP slams Shashi Tharoor for making a controversial remark against CM Yogi Adityanath

News | Jan 30, 2019, 12:09 PM IST

BJP slams Congress leader Shashi Tharoor for making a controversial remark against CM Yogi Adityanath

Kurukshetra | Nov 14, 2018 | Shashi Tharoor's 'Chaiwala' remark at PM Modi triggers controversy

Kurukshetra | Nov 14, 2018, 07:53 PM IST

Kurukshetra | Nov 14, 2018 | Shashi Tharoor's 'Chaiwala' remark at PM Modi triggers controversy

Shashi Tharoor's 'scorpion' remark against PM Modi sparks row, BJP demand apology from Rahul

Politics | Oct 29, 2018, 07:43 AM IST

Congress leader Shashi Tharoor has triggered a massive war of words with the BJP over a political jibe he directed at Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

Why does PM Modi refuse to wear Muslim caps, questions Congress leader Shashi Tharoor

News | Aug 06, 2018, 10:44 AM IST

Why does PM Modi refuse to wear Muslim caps, questions Congress leader Shashi Tharoor

Congress leader Shashi Tharoor in Aap Ki Adalat

Aap Ki Adalat | Aug 05, 2018, 10:47 AM IST

Watch IndiaTV Chairman Rajat Sharma questioning Congress leader Shashi Tharoor in Aap Ki Adalat programme

Aap Ki Adalat: This what Congress leader Shashi Tharoor said on national security issue

Aap Ki Adalat | Aug 05, 2018, 06:53 PM IST

Aap Ki Adalat: This what Congress leader Shashi Tharoor said on national security issue

Aap Ki Adalat: There should be a mutual respect between the political rivals, says Shashi Tharoor

Aap Ki Adalat | Aug 05, 2018, 07:45 PM IST

Aap Ki Adalat: There should be a mutual respect between the political rivals, says Shashi Tharoor

Shashi Tharoor on Aap ki Adalat: I am often trolled for my vocabulary

Aap Ki Adalat | Aug 05, 2018, 05:39 PM IST

Shashi Tharoor on Aap ki Adalat: I am often trolled for my vocabulary

Congress leader Shashi Tharoor refuses to comment over Sunanda Pushkar's death case

Aap Ki Adalat | Aug 05, 2018, 05:27 PM IST

Congress leader Shashi Tharoor refuses to comment over Sunanda Pushkar's death case

Shashi Tharoor in Aap ki Adalat: Here's what he said on Imran Khan

Aap Ki Adalat | Aug 05, 2018, 12:00 AM IST

Shashi Tharoor in Aap ki Adalat: Here's what he said on Imran Khan

Respect PM Modi for boosting India's 'soft power': Shashi Tharoor in Aap Ki Adalat

Aap Ki Adalat | Aug 04, 2018, 01:23 PM IST

Respect PM Modi for boosting India's 'soft power': Shashi Tharoor in Aap Ki Adalat

I have been a bhakt of Swami Vivekananda since my childhood: Shashi Tharoor in Aap Ki Adalat

Aap Ki Adalat | Aug 04, 2018, 01:23 PM IST

I have been a bhakt of Swami Vivekananda since my childhood: Shashi Tharoor in Aap Ki Adalat.

Imran Khan will toe Pakistan Army's line: Shashi Tharoor in Aap Ki Adalat

Aap Ki Adalat | Aug 04, 2018, 01:23 PM IST

Imran Khan will toe Pakistan Army's line: Shashi Tharoor in Aap Ki Adalat

'Idea of India' is under threat under present govt: Shashi Tharoor in Aap Ki Adalat

Aap Ki Adalat | Aug 04, 2018, 09:21 AM IST

'Idea of India' is under threat under present govt: Shashi Tharoor in Aap Ki Adalat

Aap Ki Adalat Promo: Shashi Tharoor's humorous take on Rahul Gandhi's hug to PM Modi

Aap Ki Adalat | Aug 02, 2018, 01:13 PM IST

Aap Ki Adalat Promo: Congress leader Shashi Tharoor's humorous take on Rahul Gandhi's hug to PM Modi

Aap Ki Adalat Promo: Congress leader Shashi Tharoor speaks on his 'Hindu Pakistan' remark

Aap Ki Adalat | Aug 02, 2018, 01:05 PM IST

Aap Ki Adalat Promo: Congress leader Shashi Tharoor speaks on his 'Hindu Pakistan' remark

Congress leader Shashi Tharoor says, cows are safer than muslims in India

Politics | Jul 23, 2018, 10:30 AM IST

Congress leader Shashi Tharoor says, cows are safer than muslims in India

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