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Shashi Tharoor
Shashi Tharoor

Born: March 9, 1956 (age 62) in London

Shashi Tharoor

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Shashi Tharoor is an Indian politician and writer who has been twice elected Member of Parliament from Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala.

He was previously Minister of State in the Government of India for External Affairs and Human Resource Development.

He is a member of the Indian National Congress and served as an official spokesperson for the party from January to October 2014.

Until 2007 he was a career official at the United Nations, rising to the rank of Under-Secretary General for Communications and Public Information in 2001.

But after 29 years in service, he announced his departure after coming a close second in the 2006 elections for the Secretary-General to Ban Ki-moon.

Tharoor is also a well-known award-winning writer, having authored 15 bestselling works of fiction and non-fiction since 1981, all of which are centered on India and its history, culture, film, politics, society, foreign policy, and more.

He is also the author of hundreds of columns and articles in publications such as the New York Times, Washington Post, TIME, Newsweek, and The Times of India.


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Imran Khan can be face for peace or voice for hostility depending on Pakistan Army, says Shashi Tharoor

Shashi Tharoor was responding to a question on whether the election of Khan, a popular cricketer, as Pakistan's Prime Minister would see a "sporting spirit" coming into play between the two..
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Bigotry being whipped up in India a political exercise, not actual spirit of Indians: Tharoor

Shashi Tharoor said Indians essentially have lived together for far too long to allow "periodic spasms" of bigotry or unpleasantness to derail it.
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Shashi Tharoor's 'Why I Am A Hindu' To Be Made As Web Series [Video]Shashi Tharoor's 'Why I Am A Hindu' To Be Made As Web Series

Congress MP Shashi Tharoor's book 'Why I Am A Hindu' is being made into a web series with National Award-winning producer Sheetal Talwar as showrunner.

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PM Modi का Social Media Account इस वजह से Shashi Tharoor कर&#x [Video]PM Modi का Social Media Account इस वजह से Shashi Tharoor कर&#x

PM Modi's social media accounts are in danger as Congress Leader Shashi Tharoor wants to hack them. In the above video, we have disclosed that Congress Leader discloses the reason behind hacking them...

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Shashi Tharoor: Modi Government has no answers on Demonetisation; Watch Video | वनइंडिय [Video]Shashi Tharoor: Modi Government has no answers on Demonetisation; Watch Video | वनइंडिय

Congress leader Shashi Tharoor takes a dig at Modi government and claimed that they have no answers on demonetisation. He said, “After demonetisation, 99.3% of notes have returned. Then why..

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Govt has no answers on demonetisation: Shashi Tharoor [Video]Govt has no answers on demonetisation: Shashi Tharoor

New Delhi, Sep 02 (ANI): Congress leader Shashi Tharoor lambasted the ruling government and claimed that they have no answers on demonetisation. “After demonetisation, 99.3% of notes have..

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PM Modi को नहीं है Green Kurta पहनने से [Video]PM Modi को नहीं है Green Kurta पहनने से

Prime Minister Narendra Modi's penchant for fashionable and colourful suits, kurtas and headgear has always made him stand apart among world leaders and other politicians. But does he have a particular..

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शशि थरूर पर सुब्रमण्य [Video]शशि थरूर पर सुब्रमण्य

Subramanian Swamy says Shashi Tharoor Looks Like 'Waiter' in Suit Boot.

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