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Sidhant Sibal

Sidhant Sibal

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

Pakistan arrests 26/11 Mumbai terror attack mastermind Hafiz Saeed

Hafiz Saeed is a UN-designated a global terrorist and is the founder of Lashkar-e-Taiba.

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Kulbhushan Jadhav case: Will not prejudge verdict, says Pakistan foreign office

Jhadav is an Indian national who was kidnapped by Pakistani spy agency from Iran which Islamabad refuses, saying he was a spy. 

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Not recognising China appointed Dalai Lama will impact India-China ties: Think tank

The current 14th Dalai Lama had fled Tibet after it was invaded by China in 1950s.

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China to not recognise personal moves of 14th Dalai Lama on his successor: Wang Neng Shang to WION

'On reincarnation of Dalai Lama, the position of the Chinese government is clear. It is not his personal decision to make,' Wang Neng Shang said.

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Kartarpur talks: Pakistan removes Khalistani radical Gopal Singh Chawala from top Sikh body under pressure from India

India had categorically expressed its displeasure over the appointment of Chawla, who is known to be the right-hand man of 26/11 mastermind Hafiz Saeed.

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In a first Indian waterways connect Bhutan and Bangladesh

Around 1000 metric tons of stones from Bhutan are being transported to Bangladesh using the Brahmaputra by ship MV AAI which set sail from Dhubri in Assam on Friday.

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India, US begin trade talks; New Delhi says keep bigger picture in mind

The meet happens days after US President Donald Trump met PM Modi on the sidelines of G20 summit in Osaka, Japan with both sides agreeing to start trade talks.

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India, Pakistan await verdict in Kulbhushan Jadhav case, MEA says 'not proper to speculate'

The final oral hearing on the case took place between February 18 to 21, 2019 at the ICJ.

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India urges Commonwealth to fast-track Maldives' re-admission

Applying for membership of Commonwealth was one of the main priorities of the Solih govt in its 100-day agenda.

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India continues its help to Rohingya refugees; provides houses in Myanmar 

Indian envoy to Myanmar Saurabh Kumar handed over the documents related to the houses to joint-chairman of Returnee Resettlement Work Committee. 

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Kartarpur corridor talks: India to focus on facilities for pilgrims


India expeditiously working to complete the Kartarpur corridor so that the pilgrims can have easy, smooth, secure and safe access to the holy Gurdwara Kartarpur Sahib throughout the year.…

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Pakistan PM Imran Khan not invited at Eastern Economic Forum, clarifies Russia

The forum meeting that began in 2015 aims to garner investment in Russia's far east region.

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UNESCO names Jaipur city world heritage site

Jaipur is a capital of Rajasthan and was founded by Sawai Jai Singh II in 1727.

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Budget 2019: Mauritius, Maldives, Nepal see increase in Indian support

Mauritius saw an increase of Rs 440 crores in grant, with this, it will be getting Rs 1100 crores. Last year the number was at Rs 660 crores.

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International Court of Justice to announce verdict in Kulbhushan Jadhav case on July 17

India has been demanding consular access of Jadhav since 25 March 2016 when the High Commission of India in Islamabad was first informed of his custody with Pakistan authorities.

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