Shashi Tharoor addresses the media as India’s nomination for UN Secretary-General after meeting Prime Minister Manmohan Singh in New Delhi in June 2006. Photo: AFP
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On Reflection by Shashi Tharoor

China did not stand in this Indian’s way for top U.N. job

As the United Nations elects a new secretary-general, Shashi Tharoor, who lost the race to Ban Ki-moon a decade ago, takes the lid off a controversial election

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Shashi Tharoor addresses the media as India’s nomination for UN Secretary-General after meeting Prime Minister Manmohan Singh in New Delhi in June 2006. Photo: AFP
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