Articles by Sneha Shankar

Sneha Shankar joined International Business Times in February 2014, after working with Outlook Business and Bloomberg TV India. She covers politics and business-related stories for IBTimes. She has a Bachelor's degree in English literature from Delhi University and a Masters Degree in Online Journalism from Asian College of Journalism, Chennai. An avid music lover, she prefers to while away free time reading.

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Iran’s Moderates Advance In Runoff Elections

The moderate-reformist bloc, led by President Hassan Rouhani, supports a nuclear deal the country signed with world powers last summer that led to the lifting of international sanctions.
China bus hijack fire killed

Fire On Hijacked Bus Kills 8 In China

Police officials in China’s Shaanxi province are probing the incident and said initial investigations showed the incident was the result of arson.
Prince

Was Prince Battling AIDS?

According to a report by National Enquirer, the singer, who was found dead in his home last week, had been diagnosed with AIDS.

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An Iranian woman walks past a mural painted on the outer walls of the former US embassy in Tehran on September 20, 2020

What US Sanctions Mean For Iran

“Our actions today are a warning that should be heard worldwide. No matter who you are, if you violate the U.N. arms embargo on Iran, you risk sanctions” -- U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo