One of India’s best known non-fiction authors, Shashi Tharoor, who Sunday quit as junior foreign affairs minister, should focus on his literary pursuits at this juncture, says the writers’ fraternity. Interviews by IANS found the literati guarded but “solidly behind the former minister”.
Writer Shashi Tharoor and the politician Shashi Tharoor are two unrelated personas, said chief editor of Harper Collins V.K. Karthika, when queried by IANS on the controversy that cost him his job.
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