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No checks on net shutdowns in India, govt must explore app blocking: House panel

The panel suggested possible ban on particular internet services, such as messengers like WhatsApp and social media websites like Facebook, instead of putting in place blanket internet bans (Image used only for representation)
Published on Dec 02, 2021 12:36 AM IST

House panel questions Facebook officials over algorithms promoting hate speech

The parliamentary panel on information technology led by Congress MP Shashi Tharoor questioned officials from Facebook regarding allegations by whistleblowers that the social media company’s algorithms promoted hate speech in India. (AFP)
Updated on Nov 30, 2021 06:34 AM IST

Mahua Moitra says row over Tharoor's pic non-issue; Jwala Gutta, Mimi weigh in

Shashi Tharoor was trolled for posting this photo with a caption ‘Who says the Lok Sabha isn’t an attractive place to work’
Published on Nov 29, 2021 08:35 PM IST

Shashi Tharoor clarifies selfie with women MPs after backlash

Congress MP Shashi Tharoor on Monday posted a selfie with six women MPs on Twitter for which he was criticised. 
Published on Nov 29, 2021 03:46 PM IST

'Petty and shameful': Shashi Tharoor reacts to cancellation of Munawar's show

Shashi Tharoor on Sunday reacted to Munawar Faruqui's social media announcement. 
Published on Nov 28, 2021 09:01 PM IST

Wishing PM Modi, LK Advani on birthdays doesn't make me 'sanghi': Shashi Tharoor

Shashi Tharoor said he will continue wishing LK Advani and PM Modi on their birthdays. 
Published on Nov 11, 2021 06:12 PM IST

Congress leaders Tharoor, Khera spar over billion Covid vaccine doses milestone

"After severe mismanagement of the second #Covid wave & botching the vaccination orders that might have prevented it, Govt has now partly redeemed," Shashi Tharoor tweeted.
Updated on Oct 21, 2021 03:33 PM IST

‘Stop witch-hunting SRK’: Shashi Tharoor on Aryan Khan’s arrest in drugs case

Congress leader Shashi Tharoor said he is repelled by the “ghoulish epicaricacy” shown by those now witch-hunting Bollywood actor Shah Rukh Khan after the latter's eldest son Aryan Khan, 23, was sent to NCB custody till October 7 in drugs case.
Published on Oct 05, 2021 01:01 AM IST

Shashi Tharoor supports Kapil Sibal, says he fought many legal battles for Cong

Congress leaders Shashi Tharoor and Manish Tiwari have extended support to Kapil Sibal (File Photo: Arvind Yadav/ Hindustan Times)
Published on Sep 30, 2021 06:25 PM IST

‘Britain should get their act together’: Shashi Tharoor on new travel rules

Urging the British to get “their act together”, Shashi Tharoor said the country cannot have it both ways
Updated on Sep 21, 2021 01:59 PM IST

Congress needs a permanent president: Shashi Tharoor

Congress MP Shashi Tharoor. (File photo)
Updated on Sep 19, 2021 12:20 AM IST

Shabana asks trolls to ‘just chill’ after Javed’s dig at Shashi Tharoor’s Hindi

Shabana Azmi had a message for those trolling Javed Akhtar for his comment about Shashi Tharoor’s Hindi.
Updated on Sep 08, 2021 08:05 AM IST

Javed Akhtar pokes fun at Tharoor's Hindi as he sings Ek Ajnabee Haseena Se

Javed Akhtar tweeted at Shashi Tharoor about his Hindi skills.
Published on Sep 06, 2021 09:03 PM IST

When Salman Khan offered Shashi Tharoor a role, but was turned down; here's why

Salman Khan and Shashi Tharoor bumped into each other on a flight in 2015.
Published on Aug 29, 2021 03:46 PM IST

Shashi Tharoor checks on ‘patient Kerala’ at ‘roadside ICU’ during IYC protest

Congress MP Shashi Tharoor during the IYC protest.
Updated on Aug 26, 2021 02:02 PM IST

Shashi Tharoor shares ‘favourite’ memes inspired by his pic of smashing coconut

Shashi Tharoor shared some of the memes he liked.
Published on Aug 25, 2021 07:38 PM IST

Onam 2021: Shashi Tharoor gets into 'spirit of things' with a traditional swing

Congress leader Shashi Tharoor enjoying the Onam swing tradition
Published on Aug 21, 2021 10:22 AM IST

No evidence to convict Shashi Tharoor in Sunanda Pushkar’s death, says court

Sunanda Pushkar was found dead in a luxury hotel in south Delhi in January 2014. (Hindustan Times)
Updated on Aug 20, 2021 01:55 AM IST

Court discharges Tharoor of all charges: What was Sunanda Pushkar death case

Sunanda Pushkar was found dead in a suite of a luxury hotel in the city on the night of January 17, 2014.
Updated on Aug 18, 2021 03:18 PM IST

'Seven and half years of torture': Tharoor on relief in Sunanda Pushkar case

Congress leader Shashi Tharoor was discharged by a Delhi court in the Sunanda Pushkar death case.
Published on Aug 18, 2021 03:19 PM IST

Chargesheet against Shashi Tharoor was without any base, says lawyer

Sunanda Pushkar was found dead in a suite of a luxury hotel in Delhi on the night of January 17, 2014
Published on Aug 18, 2021 12:14 PM IST

'Misguided Malayalis who joined Taliban': Tharoor's tweet sparks row

Congress MP Shashi Tharoor defended his assumption about the presence of Malayalis in the Taliban and said it can't be ruled out.
Updated on Aug 18, 2021 07:40 AM IST

News updates from HT: Tharoor says officials' absence from parliamentary panel

Know all about the latest news and other news updates from Hindustan Times.
Updated on Jul 30, 2021 05:10 PM IST

Tharoor, Dubey spar amid row over officials missing IT panel meet

Congress MP Shashi Tharoor. (PTI)
Updated on Jul 31, 2021 12:20 AM IST

Pegasus row: IT panel chief seeks action against officials

The fact that there was no quorum may come to the rescue of the officials though, an expert in parliamentary matters said.
Updated on Jul 30, 2021 01:10 AM IST

'A meeting that never happened...': Shashi Tharoor on 'Bihari gunda' row

Congress MP Shashi Tharoor, who heads the panel on information and technology (File Photo/HT),
Published on Jul 29, 2021 03:14 PM IST

IT panel meet on Pegasus put off after BJP MPs refuse to take part

Congress MP Shashi Tharoor.
Updated on Jul 29, 2021 01:47 AM IST
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