.Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala, India
MP Shashi Tharoor threatened to take legal action against an English learning app, which claimed that it can make students 'Speak English as fluently as Shashi Tharoor.' (Photo Credit: Instagram/Shashi Tharoor)

  • The app used Tharoor's photo and name without his permission to promote their English speaking course
  • Tharoor said he does not endorse the learning app in any way
  • The advertisement of the app said: 'Speak English as fluently as Shashi Tharoor'