Interviews

Beyond Boundaries

22/July/2005

Immensely challenging. The last few years have been particularly tough due to the divisions within the UN over Iraq. As the Under-Secretary-General for public information, it is my duty to present the organization's view on the crisis.

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Licence to write

04/May/2004

Mr. Shashi Tharoor, is perhaps the youngest Under-Secretary-General appointed in the history of the United Nations. Apart from being highly skilled and a fine diplomat, he got his Ph.D. from the Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy at Tufts University at an early age of 22, Mr. Tharoor is also a successful author of 8 novels and has more than a thousand articles published to his credit all over the world.

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Nehru: A Biography'

15/February/2004
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The Talented Mr. Tharoor

5/February/2004

When Kofi Annan, the Secretary General of the United Nations, picked Shashi Tharoor for a cabinet-level position in 2001, he sent a clear message to the public with his unconventional decision.

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Shashi Tharoor Interview

24/September/2003

Earlier today Mark Davis spoke with UN Under Secretary Shashi Tharoor about the prospects of reconciliation between the US and the other members of the UN.

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Problems without Passports

19/September/2003

U.N. Undersecretary General Shashi Tharoor on the shared concerns of the global community

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An interview with UN under secy general

07/September/2003

Critics of the Bush administration policy on Iraq, since it drafted a UN resolution this week, regard its sudden interest in obtaining significant United Nations support for post-war redevelopment as a classic case of eating crow.

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A Q&A with Shashi Tharoor: The argument for the United Nations

07/September/2003

In what was widely seen as an effort at midcourse correction, the Bush administration last week decided to seek broader help in Iraq from the United Nations

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BBC BREAKFAST WITH FROST INTERVIEW: SHASHI THAROOR, UN UNDER-SECRETARY GENERAL

16/March/2003

Please note "BBC Breakfast with Frost" must be credited if any part of this transcript is used

 

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A Diverse Life in a Diverse World

15/November/2002

Shashi Tharoor was appointed UN Undersecretary-General for Communications and Public Information as of June 2002. In this capacity, he manages the external communications and media relations of the UN. 

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