Nikhil Pandey

News Editor, wionews.com

Nikhil Pandey is News Editor with Wion Digital. He follows politics, sports and entertainment.

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'From bottomless basket to vibrant economy': Bangladesh is far ahead of Pakistan in development indicators

Dhaka ranks ahead of Islamabad in terms of development. The country displays a stable civilian government unlike recurrent military coups in Pakistan and has benefited from good relations with…

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'Gateway to Northeast India': Maitri Setu, a crucial India-Bangladesh trade corridor

Seamless transport connectivity between India and Bangladesh has the potential to increase national income by as much as 1l7 per cent in Bangladesh and 8 per cent in India, the World Bank said in…

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Azhar and Shahrukh can make it big in IPL auction 2021

A total of 164 Indian players, 125 overseas players, and 3 players from associate nations will be up for grabs in the mini-auction.

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First in 130 years: US carries out federal execution during a presidential lame-duck period

Brandon Bernard became the ninth federal prisoner put to death under the Trump administration, as he was executed by lethal injection on Thursday night.

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Every Indian village to have high-speed internet in 3 years: PM Modi at India Mobile Congress 2020

Prime Minister Narendra Modi said, "It is important to think and plan how we can improve lives with the upcoming technology revolution."

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'Beginning of the end' for pandemic: Britain begins roll-out of Pfizer's drug to the public

Britain approved the vaccine for emergency use less than a week ago and is rolling it out through its National Health Service (NHS).

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Aliens exist but in hiding, until mankind is ready, says ex-Israeli space head

Haim Eshed, who helmed Israel’s space security program from 1981 to 2010, reportedly said that “Trump was on the verge of revealing [aliens existence], but the aliens in the Galactic Federation…

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Austria government to ban ‘political Islam’, shut down mosques

Austria will order the closure of mosques that it deems a threat to national security.

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Volunteers face 'severe hangover', headache and pain after getting Pfizer vaccine shot

Around 43,500 people in six countries have taken part in the phase three trial run by the pharmaceutical giant and its partner BioNTech.

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Son-in-law Jared Kushner urges Donald Trump to concede the election, report says

Kushner has told others that he has urged the president to accept the outcome of the race — even if Trump won't come to terms with how it was reached.

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China orders advancing the construction of rail line in Tibet, close to Arunachal Pradesh

The Sichuan-Tibet Railway starts from Chengdu, capital of Sichuan province and travels through Ya'an and enters Tibet via Qamdo, shortening the journey from Chengdu to Lhasa from 48 hours to 13…

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‘Opportunity to compensate for previous mistakes’: Rouhani calls on Biden to return to nuclear deal

One of Trump's signature foreign policy moves was unilaterally withdrawing the U.S. from Iran's nuclear deal in 2018, which had seen Tehran limit its enrichment of uranium in exchange for the…

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Amid rising border disputes, India to get 5 military theatre commands, 1 each for China & Pakistan

The Centre has already given the mandate to the Chief of Defence Staff Bipin Rawat to create theatre demands which are already in place in countries like China and the US.

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China puts pressure on nations to not recognise Taiwan as a country: Foreign Minister Joseph Wu tells WION

"National Day is the most important day for Taiwan, but the Chinese were trying to resort to physical violence to stop us from celebrating, and that is totally unacceptable," Foreign Minister said…

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Beijing doesn’t recognize Ladakh Union Territory and Arunachal Pradesh: Chinese Ministry of Foreign Affairs

Reacting to the inauguration of the 44 bridges by Indian Defence Minister Rajnath Singh Chinese MFA spokesperson said that China stands against the development of infrastructure facilities aimed…

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