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Sunanda Pushkar death: Delhi police partly supports in HC plea challenging Shashi Tharoor's anticipatory bail

Justice R K Gauba was told by Delhi Police Standing Counsel (Criminal) Rahul Mehra that Tharoor ought to have first gone to the magisterial court that had summoned him as an accused.

published on : 25th September 2018

Hinduism is ideal religion for modern age of incertitude: Shashi Tharoor

The Congress Party MP, who is the author of "Why I am a Hindu", took issue with those who condemn the religion as built on misogyny and discrimination.

published on : 21st September 2018

Apex court has stood up for equality: Shashi Tharoor on decriminalising homosexuality

IN decriminalising homosexuality, the Supreme Court on Thursday stood up for equality of treatment of all Indian citizens, Shashi Tharoor MP said on Thursday. 

published on : 7th September 2018

'Letting go of obsolete laws, honouring people’s choices strengthens democracy', Sri Sri, others react on SC verdict on homosexuality

In a historic judgement, Supreme Court of India's five-judge Constitution bench on Thursday had unanimously decriminalised part Section 377 of the IPC which criminalises consensual unnatural sex.

published on : 6th September 2018

First Jaipur Literature Festival in Houston from September 14-15

Indian politician and writer Shashi Tharoor and Indian ambassador to the US, Navtej Sarna, are expected to attend the event in Houston, Texas, from September 14 to 15.

published on : 3rd September 2018

Subramanian Swamy files rejoinder in Sunanda Pushkar death case

Sunanda was found dead under mysterious circumstances in a suite of a five-star hotel in Delhi on the night of January 17, 2014. 

published on : 23rd August 2018

Sunanda Pushkar death: Police hands over documents to Shashi Tharoor

The documents included statements of various witnesses recorded in the case.

published on : 23rd August 2018

Kerala floods: Shashi Tharoor briefs UN agencies in Geneva 

The meetings were also aimed at identifying avenues through which international organisations can support relief, rehabilitation and rebuilding operations in the state.

published on : 23rd August 2018

Kerala should request WHO for anti-cholera vaccines: Shashi Tharoor

Tharoor has asked the state government to examine whether it wants a multi-sector needs assessment by UN agencies and Gujarat University Forensics support for dead body management.

published on : 22nd August 2018

Delhi HC asks police to file status report on plea against Shashi Tharoor's anticipatory bail

The Delhi High Court today asked the city police to file a status report on a plea challenging the anticipatory bail granted to Congress leader Shashi Tharoor in his wife Sunanda Pushkar's death case.

published on : 21st August 2018

Sunanda Pushkar death: Delhi HC asks police to file status report on plea against Shashi Tharoor's anticipatory bail

The court was hearing the petition filed by a Delhi-based lawyer Deepak Anand challenging a trial court's July 5 order granting anticipatory bail to Tharoor in the matter.

published on : 21st August 2018

Court allows Shashi Tharoor to travel to Geneva

Shashi Tharoor was allowed to travel today after his counsel said the politician worked under Kofi Annan for ten years and he was his mentor at the United Nations.

published on : 20th August 2018

Headgear controversy: Nagaland governor seeks Shashi Tharoor's apology

Interacting with senior journalists based in the state, Acharya said Tharoor's comment has hurt the sentiments of not only the people of Nagaland but the entire north eastern region.

published on : 10th August 2018

Congress leader Shashi Tharoor criticises PM Modi for silence on cow vigilantism, rising intolerance

Tharoor said that the Hindu Rashtra project being promoted in the name of nationalism would be a fundamental betrayal of India's past and its constitutional values.

published on : 9th August 2018

Shashi Tharoor wants government interference curbed in film certification, introduces Cinematograph Amendment Bill

In the bill, Tharoor urges the powers government has on censoring film content to be curbed. He argues that safeguarding of artistic freedom is integral for the development of our culture and democray

published on : 7th August 2018
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