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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Defence minister Rajnath Singh, new US defence secretary speak; reaffirm focus on Indo-Pacific

The call comes few days after the US Senate confirmed Austin as the first Black US defence secretary.

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Brazil President Bolsonaro attends India's Republic day celebration in Brasilia

Recalling how 'India assisted with inputs' during the COVID-19 pandemic, Bolsonaro pointed out, 'India has also lived up to all of the agreement and the commitments that were undertaken towards…

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Delhi clashes: Twitter suspended 300 accounts on Tuesday

Twitter has taken strong action against 300 Twitter accounts which may have been used to incite violence in Delhi on January 26. Twitter was also concerned that the visuals of the violent…

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India strongly raises vandalisation of its mission by Khalistanis with Italy, compliments UK

The flags of Khalistan were put in at night, with the anti-social elements, scribbling 'Khalistan Zindabad' on the walls

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Consistently supported Palestinian nation-building efforts, says India's Tirumurti

India has also provided over 250 scholarships for Palestinian youth and officials on an annual basis

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Bangladesh minister highlights close ties with Delhi; dismisses 'China concerns'

This year Bangladesh is celebrating 50th year of its independence and Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi will be visiting Dhaka in March to take part in celebrations. Both sides have increased…

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India allows commercial export of Covid-19 vaccines from Friday; first stop Brazil, Morocco

Brazil and Morocco will be the first two countries that are getting the commercial contracted supplies of 20 lakh doses each

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'Promise fulfilled', says Indian envoy as vaccine reaches Nepal within a week

Nepal's foreign minister Pradeep Gyawali had spoken to Indian authorities in last Friday's India-Nepal sixth joint commission meeting in Delhi.

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At UNSC, India highlights politicisation of Syrian conflict

This year marks 10 years since the Syria conflict began in 2011

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Myanmar, Seychelles to get Made in India vaccine on Friday

Amid the pandemic, India has been able to reaffirm its position as the pharma capital of the world.

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'Gesture of compassion & generosity', says Bhutan PM as country gets 'Made in India' vaccines

Bhutan on Wednesday became the first country to receive "Made in India" covid vaccines with an Indian Air Force's AN32 landing in the country with 150,000 doses. Present on the occasion were…

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Maldives' president thanks India as New Delhi's COVID vaccine gift reaches Male

Maldives's President Ibrahim Mohamed Solih has thanked the Indian government and Prime Minister Narendra Modi as the country got 100,000 doses of India manufactured covid vaccine on Wednesday

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Bangladesh's foreign secretary to visit India next week

Masud's visit comes even as New Delhi has started export of COVID vaccines to countries in the region with Bangladesh being accorded a high priority

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India, France, Japan strongly back Indo Pacific vision

'We are building piece by piece a strategic triangle between Paris, Tokyo and Delhi committed to a rules-based Indo-Pacific order,' French envoy Emmanuel Lenain said

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India to gift COVID vaccines to 6 neighbouring countries in first tranche

India on Tuesday confirmed that it will be beginning COVID vaccine export starting tomorrow with the first tranche being gifted to 6 neighbouring countries

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