Siddharth Varadarajan

Journalist | Writer | Analyst

Tharoor’s IPL googly is hat-trick for Manmohan

From Hua Hin to Riyadh to Washington and Brasilia, Shashi Tharoor has always brought bad luck to the Prime Minister on his foreign tours… 14 April 2010The Hindu Tharoor’s IPL … Continue reading

April 14, 2010 · 1 Comment

Latest Tharoor controversy is storm in v-cup

The minister is being pilloried for using a word many hacks didn’t understand … 2 March 2010The Hindu Latest Tharoor controversy is storm in v-cupSiddharth Varadarajan New Delhi: A storm … Continue reading

March 2, 2010 · 4 Comments

The conference visa debate continues…

… in which the Ministry of Home Affairs says we’re not policing thought and I reply that that is precisely what the restrictions on foreign scholars are intended to do… … Continue reading

February 23, 2010 · Leave a comment

Policing thought, not controlling terror

The Home Ministry’s policy on visas for foreign scholars attending conferences in India is just as bone-headed as its recent restrictions on the entry of tourists and non-resident Indians… 22 … Continue reading

February 22, 2010 · 1 Comment

NRI in house? Tell cops, or go to jail

27 May 2001The Times of India NRI in house? Tell cops, or go to jail By Siddharth VaradarajanThe Times of India News Service NEW DELHI: If your NRI relatives are … Continue reading

March 27, 2001 · 1 Comment