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.

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Pak's Lashkar-e-Taiba shifting base into the country, Afghan tells India

Earlier this month, publically slamming Pakistan, Afghan President Ghani pointed out that 'more than 10,000 jihadi fighters entered the country from Pakistan in the last month'

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Amid power-sharing talks, India backs constitutional continuity in Kabul

India's backing of constitutional continuity in Kabul comes even as it has been a strong supporter of the Afghan government which it has made clear multiple times.

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Rajnath Singh to visit Tajikistan for SCO defence ministers meet

The last two months have seen two important SCO meetings under Tajikistan's leadership including the SCO National Security Advisor's meet and foreign ministers meet.

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Afghan Army chief postpones India visit as Taliban assault intensifies

General Wali Mohammad Ahmadzai, who is the Afghan Army chief, has postponed his scheduled visit to India. The intensifying Taliban offensive in the country has led to this decision. During the…

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UNGA presidency elevates our leverage on international stage: Maldives President Solih

India was the first country to extend support to Maldives' candidature

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PM Modi pays tributes to Georgia's Saint Queen Ketevan; lauds Goa for preserving her relics

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday shared how Indian researchers in 2005 uncovered the relics of a 16th-century Georgian queen, Ketevan the Martyr, from the Saint Augustine Church in Goa.

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Blinken's India visit: India to discuss Pakistan support to terror, Afghanistan, Indo-Pacific

WION was the first channel to break the story about Blinken's visit to India last week

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Sri Lanka proposes holding BIMSTEC Summit in December

On the first of April this year, the BIMSTEC foreign minister meet took place virtually. During the meet, the agenda for the leaders' meet was taken up

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Singapore PM inaugurating historic Gurudwara lauded by Indian PM Modi

Bhai Maharaj Singh was sent by the British to Singapore in the 1850s as a political prisoner. He was seen as a 'saint soldier' and was the first Sikh of Singapore. He died in solitary confinement…

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India sends Covid relief to Indonesia, Bangladesh

Both Bangladesh and Indonesia had helped India when it was stuck by Covid crisis

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India worked closely with partners as UNSC condemns Turkey on Varosha issue

United Nations security council slammed Turkey and Turkish Cypriot leaders on…

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India critical partner in the region, says US State dept ahead of Blinken visit 

Washington has described India as a 'critical partner in the region' as US Secretary of state Antony J Blinken is due to visit the country. It says both countries have a 'shared interest in a…

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China trying to show everything is good in Tibet, says Tibetan government in exile

Tenzin Lekshay has said that Chinese President Xi Jinping should understand the "aspirations of Tibetan people"

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US secretary of state Blinken in Delhi on July 27

According to the ministry of external affairs, US US Secretary of State Blinken will be calling on PM Modi and will hold talks with National Security Advisor(NSA) Ajit Doval

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Top Maldives businessman upbeat on economic recovery as COVID-19 crisis subsides

The Maldives opened for Indian tourists on July 15 as the country announced that it will issue on-arrival tourist visas to South Asian travellers.

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