Days after the walls of his office here were defaced by BJP youth wing members, Tharoor has wondered whether "Talibanisation of Hinduism" has started.
Congress leader Shashi Tharoor on Wednesday blamed right-wing activists for death threats and vandalising his office and demanded action against 'anti-national elements' and the intervention of the Prime Minister.
Lok Sabha would take up debate on opposition-sponsored no-confidence motion against the Narendra Modi government brought by the TDP and opposition parties, with Speaker Sumitra Mahajan admitting the notice.
Lok Sabha proceedings began on a stormy note on the first day of the Monsoon Session, with members from the TDP and the SP trooping into the Well as they sought to raise various issues.
A day after social activist Swami Agnivesh was attacked in Jharkhand by a group, Congress President Rahul Gandhi attacked the government using a pop quiz that asked people to the name the "perpetrator of hatred and fear".
Rahul Gandhi today constituted the Congress Working Committee, the party's highest decision-making body, with a blend of young and old leaders and convened its first meeting on July 22.
Seeking to the corner Congress on the issue of women empowerment, the government today urged the main opposition party to provide women with a "new deal" by joining hands to pass the bills on women's reservation, instant triple talaq and nikah halala in Parliament.
Congress in Karnataka today asked its spokespersons to defend its alliance partner and CM Kumaraswamy, saying he is "an emotional person".
Congress said it will raise the issues of mob lynching and women's safety besides many other important matters in Parl's monsoon session which begins on Wednesday.
The row over Rahul Gandhi's reported statement that his party is for Muslims is set to cast its shadow over Parliament's Monsoon Session as both the BJP and the Opposition look to set the tone for some key state polls before the next Lok Sabha elections in less than 10 months.