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The Return of the Native? Shashi Tharoor's critique of Britain misses the mark

Jul 25, 2015

The Return of the Native? Shashi Tharoor's critique of Britain misses the mark

Colonialism was morally and politically repugnant. But to hold a nation and a people that had nothing to do with it responsible for the odious practice is equally bad. #NewsTracker #InMyOpinion #Shashi Tharoor #Oxford University #British colonialism #tharoor at oxford university
Everyone hates the British: How Tharoor's suave Oxford speech united a polarised India

Jul 24, 2015

Everyone hates the British: How Tharoor's suave Oxford speech united a polarised India

MP Shashi Tharoors video of a speech at an Oxford Union Society debate arguing that Britain owes reparations has gone viral, embraced on all sides of the political spectrum, earning Tharoor a nod from Modi-ji himself. (Though his party chief Sonia Gandhi is apparently miffed with him for not approving of the Congress gung-ho obstruction strategy in parliament.) #Congress #BJP #ConnectTheDots #Shashi Tharoor #Oxford #British rule #Independence
Dhyan Chand to be honoured with 'Pride of India' award in British Parliament

Jul 23, 2015

Dhyan Chand to be honoured with 'Pride of India' award in British Parliament

Major Dhyan Chand will be conferred with the 'Bharat Gaurav' Lifetime Achivement at the House of Commons. #British Parliament #Dhyan Chand #SportsTracker #Indian Hockey #Pride of Nation
Five lessons we learned about India from Shashi Tharoor's Oxford speech

Jul 22, 2015

Five lessons we learned about India from Shashi Tharoor's Oxford speech

Not only do India and the British have a past, they have a very gory past as Shashi Tharoor reminded us with his speech at the Oxford Union.We share with Britain a history of being oppressed for centuries, of bloody massacres, mass arrests, the suppression of democratic rights and the supplanting of our own culture to serve the British interests. #India #NewsTracker #Britain #Shashi Tharoor #Oxford #speech #opinion #British rule #takeaways #colonial India
So near but so far: Spieth's Grand Slam dream falls inches short at St Andrews

Jul 21, 2015

So near but so far: Spieth's Grand Slam dream falls inches short at St Andrews

"I just wish I'd given myself a little better opportunity," Spieth, who would have become the youngest ever world number one had he won, said. #Golf #Tiger Woods #Grand Slam #British Open #Scotland #Louis Oosthuizen #Ben Hogan #Jack Nicklaus #Jordan Spieth #Zach Johnson #St. Andrews #British Open 2015
Golf: Zach Johnson wins British Open in a playoff to claim second Major title

Jul 21, 2015

Golf: Zach Johnson wins British Open in a playoff to claim second Major title

Johnson wiped tears from his eyes before hugging his wife as he walked off the 18th green to pick up the coveted Claret Jug and a first prize of 1.15 million pounds ($1.79 million). #Sports #Golf #British Open #Scotland #Louis Oosthuizen #Marc Leishman #Jordan Spieth #Zach Johnson #St. Andrews #British Open 2015
The British owe us: Watch Shashi Tharoor argue why the Raj didn't do India any good

Jul 20, 2015

The British owe us: Watch Shashi Tharoor argue why the Raj didn't do India any good

Shashi Tharoor, Congress MP from Kerala, liberal and certainly a man who can hold an audience, couldn't have made it any clearer than on the occasion when he spoke at the Oxford Union Society, that the British owe us one. #India #TheySaidIt #Shashi Tharoor #Colonialism #Shareworthy #The British Raj
British Open: 22-year-old amateur Dunne shares lead, Spieth ready to pounce

Jul 20, 2015

British Open: 22-year-old amateur Dunne shares lead, Spieth ready to pounce

Jordan Spieth fuelled his hopes of becoming just the second player to win the first three majors of the year when he fired a third round six-under 66. #Golf #British Open #SportsTracker #Anirban Lahiri #Jordan Spieth #British Open 2015 #Paul Dunne