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Shashi Tharoor

Shashi Tharoor is a former UN under-secretary-general, a Congress MP in India, the author of sixteen books, and the recipient of literary awards including a Commonwealth Writers' Prize. His 'Inglorious Empire: What the British Did to India' was a Sunday Times bestseller and a Financial Times Book of the Year.

Personality Profile For Shashi Tharoor

Shashi Tharoor

The following is a personality profile of Shashi Tharoor based on his work.

Shashi Tharoor is shrewd, skeptical and tranquil.

He is empathetic, he feels what others feel and is compassionate towards them. He is philosophical as well: he is open to and intrigued by new ideas and loves to explore them. But, Shashi Tharoor is also independent: he has a strong desire to have time to himself.

More than most people, his choices are driven by a desire for self-expression.

He is also relatively unconcerned with tradition: he cares more about making his own path than following what others have done. Considers helping others to guide a large part of what he does: he thinks it is important to take care of the people around him.

Writing style analyzed by IBM Watson

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