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Shashi Tharoor-Vivek Agnihotri Engage In Twitter Spat Over 'The Kashmir Files'

Shashi Tharoor-Vivek Agnihotri Engage In Twitter Spat Over 'The Kashmir Files'

Singapore recently banned 'The Kashmir Files' and it wasn't long before MP Shashi Tharoor took to Twitter to address it, fuelling the further word dispute with the director of the movie, Vivek Agnihotri.

10 May 2022
Digital Communication, Broadcasting Platforms Saw Significant Changes In 2021

Digital Communication, Broadcasting Platforms Saw Significant Changes In 2021

To celebrate 75 years of the country's independence, Azadi ka Amrut Mahotsav was launched, as a part of which, several exhibitions were held across the...

03 January 2022

Tharoor now convinced about UDF's concerns regarding Silver Line: LoP

Satheesan said Tharoor, on Monday, gave a reply to a letter which he sent to him attaching the study report prepared by the UDF about the project and also...

Opposition To Take Out March Over Suspension Of Rajya Sabha MPs

Opposition To Take Out March Over Suspension Of Rajya Sabha MPs

Opposition parties on Tuesday decided to take out a protest march in support of their demand for revoking the suspension of 12 Rajya Sabha MPs and sacking of...

21 December 2021

Silver Line Rail Project: Criticism Mounting In Cong Against Tharoor

While attending a programme here on Thursday, Tharoor praised Vijayan, saying he, as an administrator, was trying to change the impression that the southern...

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17 December 2021
Rajya Sabha Adjourned For The Day

Rajya Sabha Adjourned For The Day

The proceedings of Rajya Sabha were adjourned for the day soon after the laying of papers on Friday, with Chairman M Venkaiah Naidu urging the government and...


14 December 2021
Economic Revival Uncertain Due To Govt's Short-Sighted Policy Decisions, Covid: Tharoor

Economic Revival Uncertain Due To Govt's Short-Sighted Policy Decisions, Covid: Tharoor

"Our nation's economy continues to battle the significant forces of disruption that were set in motion by the COVID-19 pandemic and which can trace their way...


14 December 2021
‘Word Of The Day’: Shashi Tharoor Takes Jibe At PM Modi. Here Are The Other Times

‘Word Of The Day’: Shashi Tharoor Takes Jibe At PM Modi. Here Are The Other Times

Congress MP Shashi Tharoor once again tweeted 'word of the day' in a jibe against Prime Minister Narendra Modi. Here are the other times he did the same.


06 December 2021
After Priyanka Chaturvedi, Shashi Tharoor Resigns As Host Of Sansad TV Show

After Priyanka Chaturvedi, Shashi Tharoor Resigns As Host Of Sansad TV Show

As 12 Rajya Sabha MPs have been suspended during the winter session of the Parliament, Congress leader Shashi Tharoor resigned from hosting the Sansad TV talk...


03 December 2021
Bills For 5 Year Tenures For CBI, ED Chiefs In Lok Sabha

Bills For 5 Year Tenures For CBI, ED Chiefs In Lok Sabha

Two bills were introduced in the Lok Sabha on Friday to extend the tenures of Directors of the Central Bureau of Investigation and the Enforcement Directorate...


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29 November 2021
Tharoor's Selfie With Six Women MPs Tweet Sparks Row

Tharoor's Selfie With Six Women MPs Tweet Sparks Row

Reacting sharply, National Commission for Women chairperson Rekha Sharma tweeted, "You are demeaning their contribution in parliament and politics by making...


29 November 2021
Activists Lashes Out At Shashi Tharoor For His Tweet On Women MP's Of Lok Sabha

Activists Lashes Out At Shashi Tharoor For His Tweet On Women MP's Of Lok Sabha

Tharoor on Monday posted a selfie with the women MPs on Twitter with a controversial caption that triggered public outrage, with many netizens accusing him of...


28 October 2021
Pegasus Issue: Supreme Court Can't Be Stymised By Witnesses Failing To Appear, Shashi Tharoor Says

Pegasus Issue: Supreme Court Can't Be Stymised By Witnesses Failing To Appear, Shashi Tharoor Says

Referring to how the Parliamentary Committee on IT was thwarted from looking into pegasus issue by a lack of quorum, the chairperson Shashi Tharoor said,...


10 October 2021
Parliament Committees Reconstituted, Chairmen From Congress Retained

Parliament Committees Reconstituted, Chairmen From Congress Retained

BJP member Jual Oram will retain the chairmanship of the Committee on Defence, in which Congress leader Rahul Gandhi continues to be a member.


11 September 2021
KLF Announces Titles For Book Awards 2020-21; From Amitav Ghosh To S Jaishankar, Check Out The Full List Here

KLF Announces Titles For Book Awards 2020-21; From Amitav Ghosh To S Jaishankar, Check Out The Full List Here

The titles selected for the awards include acclaimed writers Amitav Ghosh’s ‘Jungle Nama’ to Minister of External Affairs S. Jaishankar's ‘The India...


08 September 2021
'Just Chill': Shabana Azmi Asks Trolls To Relax After Javed Akhtar's Jibe At Shashi Tharoor's Hindi

'Just Chill': Shabana Azmi Asks Trolls To Relax After Javed Akhtar's Jibe At Shashi Tharoor's Hindi

On Monday, Javed Akhtar had poked fun at Shashi Tharoor's Hindi, after the latter had posted a video of himself singing a popular Kishore Kumar song.


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28 August 2021
Omission Of Nehru’s Image From ‘Azaadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav’ Poster Creates Uproar

Omission Of Nehru’s Image From ‘Azaadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav’ Poster Creates Uproar

The Opposition parties slammed the government over the issue, terming it as ‘petty and atrocious’.


08 August 2021
Government Has Made Mockery Of Democracy: Shashi Tharoor

Government Has Made Mockery Of Democracy: Shashi Tharoor

Congress leader Tharoor hit back at PM Modi’s remark that Opposition is insulting Parliament.


31 July 2021
Tharoor Seeks Action Over Officials' Not Attending Panel Meet, Dubey Urges For His Removal

Tharoor Seeks Action Over Officials' Not Attending Panel Meet, Dubey Urges For His Removal

In his letter to the speaker, Tharoor said the action of representatives of three ministries constitutes "breach of parliamentary privilege and contempt of the...


29 July 2021
'Some Elements' Reducing Parliamentary Panel On IT To 'Ping Pong Match': Shashi Tharoor

'Some Elements' Reducing Parliamentary Panel On IT To 'Ping Pong Match': Shashi Tharoor

The panel that was set to question government officials on Wednesday on the Pegasus spyware issue was postponed due to lack of quorum.


27 July 2021
Will Interrogate Govt Officials On The 'Most Important' Pegasus Snooping Issue: Shashi Tharoor

Will Interrogate Govt Officials On The 'Most Important' Pegasus Snooping Issue: Shashi Tharoor

The 32-member Parliamentary Standing Committee on IT is scheduled to meet on Wednesday, for which the listed agenda is ''Citizens' data security and privacy'',...


25 July 2021
Congress MP Shashi Tharoor Shares Elaborate Description Of Bhelpuri, Tweet Goes Viral

Congress MP Shashi Tharoor Shares Elaborate Description Of Bhelpuri, Tweet Goes Viral

‘Exotic crispy puffed wild rice from the Western Ghats rainforest, drizzled with an aromatic salsa-verde of Rajasthani desert cilantro…’ read the...


21 July 2021
Pegasus: Shashi Tharoor-Led Panel To Take Up Case On July 28

Pegasus: Shashi Tharoor-Led Panel To Take Up Case On July 28

Congress MP Shashi Tharoor-led parliamentary panel on IT will be taking up allegations about potential spying of mass targets in India using the Israeli...


19 July 2021
Opposition Lashes Out At Centre Over Pegasus Spyware Issue, Seeks Independent Probe

Opposition Lashes Out At Centre Over Pegasus Spyware Issue, Seeks Independent Probe

IT and Communications Minister Ashwini Vaishnaw told Lok Sabha that with several checks and balances being in place and ‘any sort of illegal surveillance’...


18 July 2021
Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury To Continue As Congress Floor Leader, Sonia Gandhi Sets Up Parliament Groups

Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury To Continue As Congress Floor Leader, Sonia Gandhi Sets Up Parliament Groups

There were strong rumours that Shashi Tharoor, Manish Tewari or Kodikunnil Suresh would be appointed as the floor leader.


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