Mother's Day is observed on the second Sunday of May every year. The day is celebrated to honour mothers in the family and the bond shared between mothers and their children. To mark this occasion, we are showcasing popular political leaders in the country with their mothers, who have been the driving force in their careers.
Lok Sabha MP Shashi Tharoor is a staunch politician and an intelligent person, who straddles several worlds of experience. He is known for being an effective orator, and a prolific and respected author. He is also a prominent diplomat and politician who had served in various capacities during his political career. As he turns 64 on March 9, we trace Shashi Tharoor's journey in pictures.
(All pictures/ Shashi Tharoor's Instagram)
In 2019, an 8-year-old Licypriya Kangujam from Manipur called upon Prime Minister Narendra Modi to implement climate change laws in the country and pass them in the winter session of parliament.
"Please save our future. I am with my inspiration @gretathunberg to give more pressure to you and the world leaders. You can't underestimate us. Please pass the Climate Change law in the ongoing winter parliament session," the 8-year-old's tweet dated December 6 read. Know more about her.
Business magnate and Industrialists Kumar Mangalam Birla and Ratan Tata, politicians Aaditya Thackeray and Shashi Tharoor, Bollywood personalities Salman Khan, Ekta Kapoor and Juhi Chawla all have one thing in common. These eminent celebrities studied at some of the most popular schools in Mumbai. As supercop Rakesh Maria turns a year older today, we take a look at renowned schools in Mumbai that have produced famous alumni
Here's a look back at how the prominent leaders of today looked in their younger days, inspiring the youth back in the day.
The winter session which started on Monday will go on till December 13 and provide a total of 20 sittings spread over a period of 26 days, including four Private Members' days. Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Home Minister Amit Shah and the other members arrive in Parliament.
All photos: Pallav Paliwal
From Rajiv Gandhi to Shashi Tharoor and Sania Mirza to Preity Zinta, these famous Indian personalities hit the headlines for marrying citizens from other nations. Here's a look at 'firangi' love stories
Politicians Shashi Tharoor and Imran Khan, Bollywood celebs Boney Kapoor and Bipasha Basu, cricketers Mohammad Azharuddin and Dinesh Karthik, they all have one thing in common - they have tied the knot on more than one occasion. Here's a list of famous people who got married once again (some even thrice)
From flying staff to the venue of the wedding to arranging a cruise for the guests, these Indian weddings have been defined by their opulence and elegance. Business magnate Laxmi Mittal, who turns a year older today, also hosted a grand wedding reception for his daughter. Here's a look at some weddings which turned out to be a lavish affair
They are the children of political heavyweights. While some of them have carved their own career paths and have become forces to reckon with, others are still pursuing their education in schools and colleges as they prepare to design their own respective careers.e Here's a look at famous politicians' kids and what are they up to
Congress MP from Thiruvananthapuram Shashi Tharoor's son Ishaan Tharoor had a big fat wedding as he tied the knot with CNN recruiter Bhumi dave. Here are some intimate photos of the ceremony
Digvijay Singh, ND Tiwari, Bill Clinton and these other famous politicians were mired in alleged romantic affairs. Take a look
The Supreme Court made a landmark judgement on September 28, 2018, ending the age-old ban on women between the ages of 10 and 50 years (or women of "menstruating age") from entering Sabarimala temple in Kerala. Several women activists came forward and hailed the Supreme court's judgement claiming the judgement as a victory for gender equality.
But soon after, the judgement was met with protests from various sections, including agitating devotees who took to the streets against the Apex Court's judgement. Kerala's Sabarimala temple has been at the centre of a row ever since. Here's a quick round-up of the latest development on the Sabarimala Temple row
Aamir Khan, Salman Khan, Shah Rukh Khan and other prominent personalities from Bollywood, politics attend the 21st anniversary celebrations of Rajat Sharma's 'Aap Ki Adalat' in Delhi