Tag Archives: Shashi Tharoor

Sunanda Pushkar murder: Journalist Nalini Singh questioned

Senior journalist Nalini Singh was questioned here in connection with the murder case of Sunanda Pushkar, Congress MP Shashi Tharoor’s wife, police said Friday. Singh was called by the probe team led by Deputy Commissioner of Police Prem Nath at Sarojini Nagar police station, where she was questioned for over an hour. Singh told IANS: “I met them (police) for ...

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Sunanda Murder Case: Delhi Police Issue Notice to Shashi Tharoor

Amid speculations, Delhi police on Monday issued a notice to Former Union Minister Shashi Tharoor to question him over Sunanda Pushkar’s murder. As per reports, he is likely to be questioned on Tuesday or Wednesday. Tharoor, who is in Bengaluru now, is asked to be present for questioning as soon as possible in the issued notice. Initially though police had ...

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ANALYSIS: A year on, Sunanda’s death an enigma – and whodunit ?

The death of Sunanda Pushkar, wife of Congress MP Shahsi Tharoor, remains larger than life. A year after the 52-year-old Pushkar, the beautiful and glamorous wife of Congress MP Shashi Tharoor, was found dead in her room in a luxury hotel here, a host of questions regarding her death remain and her name and photograph continue to be splashed in newspapers ...

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Tharoor Demands Impartial Investigation Without ‘Political Pressure’

A day after Shashi Tharoor’s domestic helper came up with new information regarding the death of Sunanda Pushkar, Tharoor on Saturday writes to Delhi Commissioner, questioning the omissions and errors by the Police in the death inquiry. Demanding an impartial and speedy investigation “without any political pressure” in the case, he said he was troubled with the conclusion arrived at ...

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10 Unanswered Questions in Sunanda Pushkar Case

Shashi Tharoor is realizing the depth of Indian politics, into which one can get in but not out without rutt. When he started dating Sunanda Pushkar, he did not realise how far the relationship would go as the IPL scandal had already enveloped the man from the UN deep into Indian psyche and society. Unable to withstand the media glare ...

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Sunanda Murder Case: ‘I shouldn’t have answered her on Twitter,’ Says Mehr Tarar

A day after Delhi Police has registered Sunanda Pushkar’s death as a case of murder, Pakistani journalist Mehr Tarar, who was involved in the twitter controversy breaks her silence over the issue. It was within days after the twitter controversy, Sunanda was found dead in the hotel in Delhi. The Pakistani journalist was stirred up in a controversy when Sunanda allegedly ...

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Twist in Sunanda Death Case: Sunanda Pushkar Was Murdered, Tharoor Will Be Questioned, Says Delhi Police

The Delhi Police on Tuesday threw a spark over Sunanda Pushkar’s death case, confirming it as a murder. Delhi Police commissioner BS Bassi said that a case of murder is registered based on the medical reports that revealed the death was “unnatural.” Former Union Minister Shashi Tharoor’s wife, Pushkar, was found dead in a five star hotel in New Delhi ...

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Shashi Tharoor Launches Cleanliness Drive in Thiruvananthapuram

Senior Congress leader Shashi Tharoor Saturday launched a cleanliness drive, asking "why cede Gandhiji’s sanitation drive to any party" even after losing the post of party spokesman for tagging along with Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s Clean Indian Campaign. The Thiruvananthapuram Lok Sabha member launched the drive at the Kovalam beach. Later, he tweeted on his micro blogging site, "Before my ...

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Tharoor Issue: ‘All Not Well Within the Congress,’ Says BJP Leader

In connection with the removal of former Union Minister Shashi Tharoor from the Congress party spokesperson, Bharatiya Janata Party leader Sambit Patra said, the incident showed that all was not well within the Congress party. Patra commented on the matter, "This incident shows all is not well within Congress, there’s a great deal of confusion. I would like to take ...

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Sunanda Pushkar’s Death: Cousin Alleges Her Death was ‘Pre-planned’

After the autopsy report of Sunanda Pushkar, Shashi Tharoor’s wife, came out, the medical team concluded on Thursday that Pushkar died of poisoning. But, Pushkar’s cousin alleged that the death was planned. While the latest post-mortem report submitted by AIIMS claimed that Sunanda died due to “poisoning,” her cousin, Ashok Kumar, said that he was aware that her death was ...

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