Sunanda Pushkar: News

Sunanda Pushkar was a businesswoman and wife of Congress leader Shashi Tharoor. She was born June 27, 1962, in Jammu and Kashmir. She worked as Sales-manager in a Dubai based TECOM Investments. She co-owned the India based cricket franchise in IPL, Rendezvous Sports World. She died on January 17, 2014, in her room of the Leela Palace hotel in Chanakyapuri, New Delhi.

01 Dec 2022

Shashi Tharoor

Sunanda Pushkar case: Delhi Police moves HC against Tharoor's discharge

The Delhi High Court on Thursday was approached by Delhi Police challenging its 2021 order discharging the Congress leader Shashi Tharoor concerning all charges in Sunanda Pushkar's death case.

10 May 2022

Shashi Tharoor

'TKF': Following Singapore ban, Vivek Agnihotri spars with Shashi Tharoor

On Monday, Vivek Agnihotri's film The Kashmir Files (TKF) that portrays the exodus of Kashmiri Pandits from the Kashmir Valley was banned in Singapore.

18 Aug 2021

Shashi Tharoor

Delhi court discharges Shashi Tharoor in wife Sunanda Pushkar's death

Indian National Congress MP Shashi Tharoor was on Wednesday discharged in the case pertaining to the death of his wife Sunanda Pushkar in 2014.

Sushant Rajput case: CBI might conduct "psychological autopsy"

The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI), tasked with probing the high-profile death case of Bollywood actor Sushant Singh Rajput, might conduct a psychological autopsy of the late actor, reports have suggested.

12 Feb 2019

Shashi Tharoor

Media celebrates FIR against Arnab Goswami. Here's why it's troubling

On Monday, a Delhi court ordered registration of FIR against Arnab Goswami, the editor-in-chief of Republic TV on the complaint of Congress MP Shashi Tharoor. And, Goswami's critics collectively rejoiced.

10 Jan 2019

Shashi Tharoor

Both Congress and BJP are guilty of making sexism normal

Congress President Rahul Gandhi's remarks on Defense Minister Nirmala Sitharaman has sparked outrage with BJP and netizens slamming him.

04 Oct 2018

Shashi Tharoor

Handed over copies of evidence to Tharoor: Delhi-Police to court

The Delhi Police today informed a court in Delhi that it has handed over copies of all the evidence to Congress leader Shashi Tharoor, accused in the death case of his wife Sunanda Pushkar.

01 Aug 2018

Shashi Tharoor

Sunanda Pushkar case: Delhi-court allows Shashi Tharoor to travel abroad

A Delhi court today allowed Congress leader Shashi Tharoor, accused in his wife Sunanda Pushkar's death case, to travel abroad.

05 Jul 2018

Shashi Tharoor

Sunanda Pushkar death: Tharoor gets anticipatory-bail on Rs. 1L surety

Two days after Congress leader Shashi Tharoor sought anticipatory bail in the Sunanda Pushkar death case, Delhi's Patiala House court has granted his request on a surety of Rs. 1L.

04 Jul 2018

Shashi Tharoor

Sunanda Pushkar death case: Delhi-court reserves order on Tharoor's anticipatory-bail-plea

A Delhi court on Wednesday reserved its order on Congress party leader Shashi Tharoor's anticipatory bail plea for Thursday in a case related to his wife Sunanda Pushkar's death.

03 Jul 2018

Shashi Tharoor

Sunanda Pushkar death: Shashi Tharoor moves court for anticipatory bail

Congress leader Shashi Tharoor, accused of abetting Sunanda Pushkar's suicide, today moved Delhi's Patiala House Court seeking anticipatory bail.

05 Jun 2018

Shashi Tharoor

Shashi Tharoor summoned as accused in Sunanda Pushkar death case

Congress parliamentarian Shashi Tharoor has been summoned as an accused in his wife Sunanda Pushkar's death by a Delhi Court on Tuesday.

28 May 2018

Shashi Tharoor

All I pray for is death, Sunanda wrote to Tharoor

"I have no desire to live...all I pray for is death," Sunanda Pushkar wrote in an e-mail to her husband Shashi Tharoor nine days before she was found dead in a luxury hotel room in Delhi, police told a court in the national capital.

24 May 2018

Shashi Tharoor

Sunanda Pushkar death: Court fixes May 28 for next hearing

A Delhi court has transferred the Sunanda Pushkar death case to the Additional Chief Metropolitan Magistrate.

Shashi Tharoor's harassment, flirtatious-behavior drove Sunanda to suicide: Chargesheet

Delhi Police recently wrapped up its most expensive probe, the Sunanda Pushkar death case, after 1,577 days and many twists and turns.

14 May 2018

Shashi Tharoor

Sunanda's death: Shashi Tharoor booked for 'abetment to suicide'

In a major development in the Sunanda Pushkar death case, the Delhi police charged Congress MP Shashi Tharoor with abetment of suicide.

29 Mar 2018


Shashi Tharoor wished Mahavir Jayanti using Buddha pic, got trolled

Shashi Tharoor, or as you may call 'The man who gives a complex to Oxford Dictionary', wished Mahavir Jayanti on Twitter by posting a picture of (wait for it) Gautam Buddha.

26 Oct 2017

Shashi Tharoor

Sunanda Pushkar death: HC junks Swamy's plea for CBI probe

Delhi HC has dismissed a plea filed by BJP leader Subramanian Swamy seeking a CBI investigation in the death of Sunanda Pushkar, Congress leader Shashi Tharoor's wife.

23 Jul 2017

Shashi Tharoor

Delhi: NH24 traffic signal develops glitch, leads to 6-hour jam

Things turned chaotic for commuters at NH 24-Noida Link Road on Saturday when a traffic signal developed a glitch leading to six-hour traffic jam. The signal, usually green throughout the day, was functioning in 30-seconds cycle.

06 Jul 2017

Delhi High Court

Republic TV can use 'the nation wants to know' phrase

Even as Times Group is battling with Republic TV over the phrase "the nations wants to know", Delhi High Court has allowed Arnab Goswami to go ahead with its titular show 'The Newshour' and the iconic phrase.

30 May 2017

Shashi Tharoor

Arnab Goswami issued notice in Tharoor's defamation plea

On Monday, the Delhi High Court issued notices to Arnab Goswami and Republic TV with regards to Congress MP Shashi Tharoor's defamation plea against them.

26 May 2017

Shashi Tharoor

Sunanda's murder tapes: Tharoor files defamation case against Arnab Goswami

Almost 20 days after release of a series of tapes by Republic TV alleging that Shashi Tharoor was involved in the murder of his wife, Sunanda Pushkar, he has now filed a defamation case against Arnab Goswami.

26 May 2017

Delhi High Court

Arnab Goswami gets notice for intellectual property theft

The Delhi HC has issued notice to Republic TV founder Arnab Goswami for breach of employment contract and misuse of intellectual property.

13 May 2017

Shashi Tharoor

Sunanda Pushkar Murder tapes - Severe flaws in investigation

After an expose on the Sunanda Pushkar murder case, Republic has now released a document alleging severe flaws in investigation.

09 May 2017

Shashi Tharoor

Sunanda Pushkar Murder tapes- Perjury, lies... the list goes on

Republic TV exposed nine inconsistencies between their aired tapes and testimony presented to police by Shashi Tharoor and his right-hand man, Narayan, in the Sunanda Pushkar murder case.

08 May 2017

Shashi Tharoor

Sunanda's murder tapes- Arnab alleges Tharoor's involvement in Sunanda's murder

In yet another expose, Republic has broadcasted tapes which present evidence in Sunanda Pushkar's death and Shashi Tharoor's alleged involvement in the case.