This despite media’s belief that he might be able to save his skin.
Shashi Tharoor is known as a high profile diplomat, having an international image. But the Indian political ecosystem has proved it again: does not matter who you are, you need to have the art of permutation, articulation, negotiation, and a false display of innocence in order to stay in groove and to prosper (Did you say Lalu?).
It now turns out he is not a match for the Indian politics. His irritating (read twitting and lately, romancing) habits have added more salt to the injury.
An unexpected and unanticipated neighbor has surprisingly thrusted his very own dish at his table, when Lalit Modi disclosed Sunanda episode through twitter.
Is twitter finally going to take its toll on the poor minister? Only time will tell, but odds are high.