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'Modi a scorpion sitting on Shivling': Tharoor quotes RSS source to target PM

IMAGE: Congress MP Shashi Tharoor reads an excerpt from his latest book during the 7th edition of Bangalore Literature Festival in Bengaluru. Photograph: PTI Photo Congress leader Shashi Tharoor......

'Being a festival director is a crown of thorns'

Vikram Sampath's love for Bangalore Litfest equals his passion for music and history, say his friends. With a beautiful, well-polished gramophone resting on a mantle behind his desk, and a framed......

Award wapsi row: Bengaluru literature festival director Sampath steps down

Sahitya Akademi award-winning author Vikram Sampath has stepped down as one of the directors of Bangalore Literature Festival in the wake of three Kannada writers deciding to boycott the event over......

Defamation complaint against Tharoor for remark against PM

A criminal defamation complaint has been filed against Congress leader Shashi Tharoor before a court for his alleged “scorpion” remark against Prime Minister Narendra Modi. In his......

I waited for 10 years to speak up against Naipaul: Karnad

In an exclusive interview to CNN-IBN's Deputy Editor Sagarika Ghose, acclaimed playwright Girish Karnad defended his recent public attack on Nobel Laureate V S Naipaul at the Mumbai Literature......

Small stores go out of business as consumers flock online

Jeff Bezos, founder and chief executive officer of Amazon, one of the biggest online retailers in world. Photograph: Reuters It is a breezy evening and the Delhi weather is perfect for......

Maharashtra days of wine and roses

At the Sula Vineyards in Nashik, five hours' drive from Mumbai, the atmosphere is festive.Staff at India's second largest winemaker are preparing for their 10th annual harvest party in mid-March at......

Ad agencies step up hunt for talent

Advertising, once a high-profile and glamorous profession, is increasingly becoming an unattractive career option. With FMCG companies, media houses and entertainment firms offer ing B-school......

Bollywood votes for Goa!

The heady Goan cocktail of the sun, sand, sea and cinema seems to have given the delegates at the International Film Festival of India a buzz they are thoroughly enjoying.While Kerala and West......

Sehwag flattered to deceive

The third edition of the Indian Premier League has reached its fag end with the culmination of the group stage. The qualification of the four teams -- Mumbai Indians, Deccan Chargers, Chennai......
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Tharoor summoned by court over scorpion remark

A court in Delhi on Saturday summoned Congress leader Shashi Tharoor on June 7 on a complaint over his remarks that an unnamed RSS leader had... ...

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