Siddhant Sibal

Siddhant Sibal

Siddhant Sibal is the principal diplomatic correspondent for WION. When he is not working, you will find him playing with his dog.

India slams Pak at UNHRC over Atif Mian's removal from Economic Advisory Council

India was replying in its "right to reply" after Pakistan raked up Kashmir. Read Article

1.1 million litres of kerosene handed over under New Delhi's third phase of aid to Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh 

The kerosene oil and stoves will address the energy needs of the displaced persons and contribute to environmental conservation in Bangladesh, by reducing demand for locally sourced firewood.  Read Article

Want Indo-Pacific free from coercion: Australian High Commissioner to WION

'To create Indo-Pacific that is stable and that is free and free from coercion... where there is a free and open trade. It's very very important that we work with key democracies in Indo-… Read Article

Army still rules Pakistan: VK Singh on Imran Khan 

General VK Singh criticised Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan over infiltration incidents at the Indo-Pak border. Read Article

We should have patience on denuclearisation: South Korean ambassador Bongkil

US president Trump had conceded lack of action on denuclearisation by North Korea Read Article

Indo-Pak dialogue: Washington uses Delhi's language

Ever since taking charge as the Prime minister of Pakistan, Imran Khan has been talking about dialogue with India. Read Article

India, Iran and Afghanistan meet in Kabul; discuss Chabahar

The port forms an important part of the international north-south transport corridor that will link Moscow to Mumbai via Iran and Azerbaijan. Read Article

India hasn't received any request on Kartarpur corridor: Harsimrat Kaur Badal

Kartarpur Gurdwara is in Pakistan and it has been a long-standing demand of the Sikh community in India for a corridor to be able to visit the holy site. Read Article

BIMSTEC: A natural choice for India to fulfil foreign policy priorities

BIMSTEC has 7 members--Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, Myanmar, Nepal, Thailand and Sri Lanka and is home to 1.6 billion people. Read Article

After NRC, Modi, Bangladesh's Hasina to meet on sidelines of BIMSTEC summit

The two will meet on Thursday. This will be the first meeting between the two after the second draft of the National Register of Citizens was released in Assam. Read Article

Time is not right to talk to Pakistan: Former RAW chief to WION

'Time hasn't come to talk to them. They need to give evidence that a change of heart has taken place and they have shut the terror machinery,' Vikram Sood said. Read Article

On Indian Independence day, UK returns 57-year-old stolen Buddha statue

Lauding the cooperation between the 2 countries, Indian High Commissioner YK Sinha said, 'its a wonderful gesture of handing over priceless Buddha statue'. Read Article

In historic first, court in Pak takes on Army, ISI

The Defence Secretary and three other senior officials were fined Rs 1 lakh each by the Islamabad High Court. Read Article

No work permit for Indians in Maldives continues

The Indian mission in the Maldives is trying its level best and is aware of difficulties faced by Indian nationals in getting Maldives visa. Read Article

Indian High Commissioner Bisaria meets Imran, raises terror & cross-border infiltration issues

This is India's first high-level engagement with Imran since PM Modi called him up after his victory in the July 25th elections.  Read Article