Shashi Tharoor

For Shashi Tharoor's latest contributions to The Japan Times, see below:

Global coal hypocrisy

Commentary / World Dec 26, 2021

Global coal hypocrisy

India's supposed crime in Glasgow was to join China in insisting on a last-minute change to the final declaration in which countries pledged to “phase down” rather than “phase out” coal.

Modi’s war on the press

Commentary / World Apr 21, 2021

Modi’s war on the press

In late January, police filed criminal charges against eight journalists. Their crime: reporting the claims of a dead protester’s family that he had been shot and killed by the police.