31 January 2010

Confirmed - Oman Twitter Community to meet Dr. Shashi Tharoor

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 sendsangita@gmail.com 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.

Personality highlights
  • 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
For more information about the versatile personality of Dr. Shashi Tharoor as an Author, peace-keeper, refugee worker, human rights activist and now is the Indian Minister of State for External Affairs and a member of the Indian Parliament from the Thiruvananthapuram constituency in Kerala, kindly visit his website at http://tharoor.in/

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