The Twitter Community of Oman hosts an exclusive TweetMeet for Dr. Shashi Tharoor www.twitter.com/ShashiTharoor.
DATE - 5th FEB 2010 (Friday)
TIME - Sharp 7pm
VENUE - Indian Embassy Auditorium
DRESS CODE - Formal / National
DINNER - Hosted by HE Anil Wadhwa, Indian Ambassador to the Sultanate of Oman.
For further details, contact Sangeetha Sridhar on firstname.lastname@example.org and follow @SangitaSri on Twitter.
Dr. Shashi Tharoor is currently thre Indian Minister of State for External Affairs and a member of the Indian Parliament. Formerly he was the Senior Adviser to the Secretary-General of United Nations, as well as former UN Under-Secretary-General for Communications and Public Information. He is on an official state visit as an invited guest of the Government of Oman during 4-7th February 2010.
- A celebrity and popular twitter @ShashiTharoor 639,430 Followers, Included in 3698 lists with precious 2883 tweets
- @ShashiTharoor is the first Indian celebrity to cross the milestone of more than 1,00,000 followers on Twitter (Now he has over 6,39,430 Followers)
- @ShashiTharoor was named “Global Leader of Tomorrow” by World Economic Forum Davos, Switzerland
- In 2009 @ShashiTharoor accepted the prestigious Pravasi Bharatiya Samman, India’s highest honour awarded to non-resident Indians
- @ShashiTharoor is the Author of 4 fiction (including 'The Great Indian Novel') and 6 non-fiction books and 2 Illustrated books
- "The Great Indian Novel" by @ShashiTharoor won the Commonwealth Writers’ Prize for the Best Book Of The Year in Eurasian Region - 1991
- In 2009 @ShashiTharoor was awarded the Zakir Hussain Memorial "Pride of India" Award and the Hakim Khan Sur Award for National Integration by the Maharana of Udaipur
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