Palki Sharma

Palki Sharma

Palki Sharma

Journalist

Palki Sharma is Managing Editor, WION

Opinions/Stories

Exclusive | I am not a CEO, I am a prime minister, says Ranil Wickremesinghe

In an interview with WION Managing Editor Palki Sharma, Wickremesinghe made it clear that he is not a “CEO” appointed by the Rajapaksas but an “Independent Prime Minister”.

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Exclusive | India had less red tape than China on helping Sri Lanka, says PM Ranil Wickremesinghe

In an exclusive interview with Managing Editor of WION Palki Sharma, the Sri Lanka Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe explained that China had a lot of red tape when it came to helping Sri Lanka…

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Exclusive | Europe needs to find consensus on banning Russian oil and gas, says Lithuanian Foreign Minister

Ukraine has received a lot of help from NATO nations since the Russian invasion started in February 24 and the Lithuanian FM praised the ‘unprecedented’ response from the world.

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Watch | Russia-Ukraine | Exclusive: Putin should be behind bars, ex-Ukraine president tells WION

WION's Executive Editor Palki Sharma spoke exclusively with Poroshenko even as he was on duty in battle fatigue on the streets of Kyiv.

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Watch | 'Understand parents' concern': Ukrainian envoy assures safety of Indian students

In an exclusive interview, Palki Sharma asked Ukraine's Ambassador to India, Dr. Igor Polikha, about the concerns of parents of Indian students. 

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Exclusive: 'Situation is strenuous but not critical,' Ukrainian ambassador to India tells WION

Lauding WION's professionalism in its direct coverage of the conflict from Kyiv, Polikha slammed a section of media for sensationalising the tensions between Russia and Ukraine

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Life under the spectre of war: WION speaks to Indian students in Ukraine's Kyiv

There are around 20,000 Indian students studying medicine and engineering in the east European country. Indians form the biggest student group in Ukraine.

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Conflict with Ukraine has been going on since 2014: Kari Odermann to WION

Ukraine's political commentator Kari Odermann said the conflict with Ukraine has been going on since 2014 but the focus shifted recently after 'Russian troops started coming in spring 2021'.

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As Omicron variant of Covid spreads, is India really ready this time?

Until we find out how dangerous this variant really is, India will have to remain consistent in its response and focus on improving in some key areas

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Is Recep Tayyip Erdogan unwell? Social media users to be punished by Turkey for claiming President is dead

Speculation like this is dangerous for any country, especially one that is dealing with an economic crisis. The prospect of instability is bad news, and Erdogan's response isn't helping

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Protecting predators: China covers up tennis star's sexual assault allegations against former vice premier

In China, the entire state machinery can be unleashed to silence one woman, and the same is happening in the case of Peng Shuai, a professional tennis star, who claims to have been sexually…

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Exclusive: Belarus’ political future will be decided by its people, not Russia, says oppn leader Tsikhanouskaya

In an exclusive interview to WION, Belarus opposition leader Sviatlana Tsikhanouskaya said it should not be a negotiation between the regimes of US, Russia and Belarus, but between the Belarus…

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Exclusive: India shouldn't back ‘gangster’ Lukashenko, says Belarus oppn leader Sviatlana Tsikhanouskaya 

In an exclusive interview to WION, Belarus opposition leader Sviatlana Tsikhanouskaya has urged India not to support the country's strongman President Alexander Lukashenko, calling him a ‘gangster…

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Myanmar did not make a request to speak, UNGA president Abdulla Shahid clarifies to WION

There were reports that China, Russia and the United States had reached an understanding to prevent Myanmar's ambassador to UN Kyaw Moe Tun from addressing the general assembly

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Exclusive: St Kitts and Nevis foreign affairs minister thanks Indian PM Narendra Modi for Covid vaccines

Thanking Indian PM Narendra Modi for facilitating the timely distribution of Covid vaccines, St Kitts and Nevis Foreign Affairs Minister Mark Brantley said it enabled him to attend the UNGA. The…

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