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File photo: Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan. Photograph:( Reuters )

WION Web Team New Delhi, Delhi, India Jan 10, 2019, 07.02 PM (IST)

No change on the ground under Pakistan PM Imran Khan: Army Chief Bipin Rawat

He assured that the army has managed the situation both at the western and northern border and there is "no cause for concern."

Referendum not a good way to decide on Brexit: Spain foreign minister to WION

In an exclusive interview to WION, Spain's foreign minister Josep Borrell said that India is a remarkable example of unity in diversity and that it has an important role to play together with the western democracies in combating terrorism.

Seek assurance from India on currency notes of higher denomination: Nepal foreign minister to WION

Nepal's Foreign Minister Pradeep Gyawali, who is in India, spoke to WION's Siddhant Sibal on the ban on Indian currency notes and a host of other issues. He also called for reactivation of the Southeast Association of Regional Cooperation or Saarc. 

No Indian content to be aired in the country as it 'damages our culture', says Pak Chief Justice

The Chief Justice of Pakistan Saqib Nisar has said that the country's Supreme Court will not allow Indian shows to be aired on Pakistani TV channels. The court has stated that the shows damage the country's culture. 

Ranveer Singh, Vicky Kaushal, Alia Bhatt and others feature in selfie of the year with PM Modi

The meeting was facilitated by Karan Johar and had leading Bollywood stars like Ranbir Kapoor, Ranveer Singh, Vicky Kaushal, Ayushmann Khurrana, Alia Bhatt, Bhumi Pednekar, Varun Dhawan and Siddharth Malhotra in attendance. Ekta Kapoor, directors Rohit Shetty and Ashwini Iyer Tiwari were also part of the delegation.