Tharoor thanked the judge, and said it was "an absolute torture for last seven-and-a-half-years" and that it was a "great relief".
Special Judge Geetanjli Goel, who was scheduled to pronounce the order on framing of charges against Tharoor, adjourned the matter for Aug 18, while allowing the prosecution to file certain documents.
Sunanda Pushkar death case: Delhi Court adjourns to July 27 orders on framing of charges against Shashi Tharoor
Former union minister Shashi Tharoor, who is currently on bail in the case, was chargesheeted by Delhi Police under Sections 498-A and 306 of the IPC after Sunanda Pushkar's death.
Swamy accused the then Congress-led United Progressive Alliance (UPA) Government and the former officials in the Delhi Police of destroying the evidence and witnesses
Sunanda Pushkar death case: Delhi police accuse husband and Congress MP Shashi Tharoor of abetment to suicide
The police in its charge sheet, which runs into around 3,000 pages, has also alleged that Tharoor had subjected his wife to cruelty.