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Apr 17, 2017
Malappuram bypoll: BJP needs to go back to drawing board after Kerala expansion plan suffers setbackThe Bharatiya Janata Party’s attempt to take its electoral breakthrough in the Assembly elections in Kerala to the next stage has suffered a jolt with the party failing to maintain its momentum in the Malappuram Lok Sabha constituency.
Apr 15, 2017
Congress is not a lost cause yet: Junking archaic ideas, embracing progressive approach will make it a potent forceHaving failed to delineate a cogent and credible line on secularism, the Congress will have to articulate a new position to find its way back into political reckoning.
Apr 11, 2017
Sushma Swaraj trashes report of Shashi Tharoor's help in drafting statement on Kulbhushan JadhavAccording to the news report, Tharoor, also a former minister of state for foreign affairs, will help the government draft the 'Statement of Solidarity' on the issue of Kulbhushan Jadhav.
Apr 11, 2017
Lok Sabha: Shashi Tharoor slams 'disinformation campaign' against 'defenceless' refugeesA demand by a BJP MP to deport large number of illegal immigrants from India alleging they were involved in anti-social and terror activities on Tuesday triggered uproarious scenes in Lok Sabha.
Apr 11, 2017
Kulbhushan Jadhav sentenced to death: Congress leader Shashi Tharoor to help govt draft resolutionCongress leader Shashi Tharoor has helped the Narendra Modi government in drafting a resolution against Pakistan earlier as well.
Apr 03, 2017
Congress needs to reinvent secularism in the age of nationalism; can Shashi Tharoor provide a way out?Congress, peddling 'BJP lite' is like Coke Zero, it will get us zero,” said Shashi Tharoor in an interview with The Times of India. He cautioned against the growing temptation among political parties to pursue the soft Hindutva line to counter the BJP. He urged the Congress to adopt an uncompromising position on secularism.
Mar 30, 2017
Shashi Tharoor shares truths about mental illness, Congress and right-wing politics in this Reddit sessionShashi Tharoor answered questions about mental illness, GST, Donald Trump and right-wing politics in his recent 'Ask me Anything' session on Reddit
Mar 18, 2017
Anti-Discrimination Bill: India needs comprehensive law to punish prejudice, uplift diversityIn India, the lack of a comprehensive anti-discrimination law has for long stymied efforts at providing effective and adequate redress to the oppressed.
Mar 01, 2017
Ramjas College and Gurmehar Kaur row: Debate rages on freedom of speech a day after social media backlashVirendra Sehwag took to Twitter on Wednesday to clarify his position on Ramjas College row. Former Team India batsman Virender Sehwag, whose tweet trolling DU student Gurmehar Kaur triggered an outrage on social media, had claimed on Tuesday that his post was "plain fun" but was misconstrued.
Feb 07, 2017
Laws approved by Parliament take 261 days to be enforced; delay in implementing cost croresIt takes an average of 261 days for a parliamentary law to come into force, according to a report by Vidhi Centre for Legal Policy, a think-tank.