Blog Posts - Tharoor



Game of Thrones

I risk my already flagging street cred by admitting this, but I don’t watch Game of Thrones. In fact, I started to read the first book a couple years back and I just couldn’t get into it. Well, only 80 … Continue reading →...

The love story that revived the old lighthouse

One of the most beautiful buildings on the seafront in Constanta, Genovese Lighthouse, has a story lost in the 1300s historians have not come to a clear conclusion: if the lighthouse was built by the Genoese and his name was given by the Turks, who c...
by We care about your travel on Aug 22, 2015

Is Lalit Modi Sushma Swaraj’s Achilles heel?

Lalit Modi is in the news once more. Indian cricket administration's enfant terrible has snagged yet another victim. This time around, it's External Affairs minister Sushma Swaraj. Swaraj finds herself embroiled in a conflict of interest.
by Make Time For Sports on Jun 16, 2015

For “Swachh Bharat”, STOP the Cleaning!!!

From the time Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced the kickoff of the Swachh Bharat Abhiyan in India on the 15th August this year, India has been on a cleaning overdrive. Routinely we have been seeing ministers, netas wielding the broom and doing a...
by anandkumarrs on Oct 5, 2014

Sunanda Puskar death mystery and Silence of Modi Sarkar

While AAP is wasting time and efforts for futile thing in Delhi. Another injustice (Sunanda Pushkar death)  is covered up. (Is AAP party to the game?) Just some facts: Sunanda Pushkar said: “Mehr Tarar is an ISI agent. She is stalking Shashi T...
by Krishidesh on Sep 21, 2014

The fault in the stars of Sasi Tharoor

As the story goes, Draupathi, wife of the Pandavas in the Indian epic of Mahabharata, asked a poignant question to Lord Krishna, who was about to embark on a peace mission to appease the Kauravas, the arch enemies of the Pandavas.The latest controve...
by Lasting Rose on Jun 6, 2014

Party Won in Thiruvananthapuram Lok Sabha Elections Results

Party Won in Thiruvananthapuram Lok Sabha Elections Results 2014 Kerala:- Hello finally it happened Parliament Polls results has been declared or Lok Sabha Elections 2014 result has been declared. Lok Sabha Parliament Polls 2014 Thiruvananthapuram Re...

Another death - Will we get the truth behind it?

Politics is known as the last resort of rogues. Now that we have more number of rogues, rascals and freebooters in politics is filled with them and their routine corrupt practices. Mysterious deaths are not uncommon in the political spectrum and thos...
by yathaarthaM vadaami on Feb 1, 2014

Assets Declared By The Tharoors

If you keep up with the financial press,you’re bound to be familiar with the asset allocations that  ’financial advisers’ recommend.Personally I believe that they are often the beliefs of the financially struggling imposed on finan...
by Wealthymatters on Jan 27, 2014

Book Review: Pax Indica by Shashi Tharoor

As usual, I start with  excerpts from the book that will make the Indian reader sit up… “India was much more open to the west than hindsight suggests… it was driven away by western condescension… and the western leanings towards Pakistan...
by Reflections on May 2, 2013

The gang of thugs called Congress gives lie to the idea that India is a democracy

Source: sabhlokcity. No change to the original post. Here it is as it is, I agree 100% to Sanjeev ji’s views here. It was of course expected. This joke that there is none other than this “young” fool from India’s super-corrup...
by Krishidesh on Jan 20, 2013

Celebrating India: A book review

What makes India a nation? What gives a common Indian identity to its billion plus population? Is it religion? Is it race or ethnicity? Is it language? Or is it something else altogether? In his essay on “The Invention of … Continue readi...
by My Favourite Things on Dec 30, 2012

Celebrating India: A book review

What makes India a nation? What gives a common Indian identity to its billion plus population? Is it religion? Is it race or ethnicity? Is it language? Or is it something else altogether? In his essay on “The Invention of … Continue readi...
by My Favourite Things on Dec 30, 2012

Latest News Shashi Tharoor denied a cameo role as Foreign Minister of India

Shashi Tharoor denied a cameo role as Foreign Minister of India…. Undeniably Shashi Tharoor is one of the most dashing politicians in India, in fact one look at him and his good looks make you wonder whether he should be working in movies ins...
by Bollywood Gossip on Aug 14, 2012


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