Articles by Vishakha Sonawane

Vishakha Sonawane is a  Senior Correspondent at International Business Times and covers breaking news, health and geopolitics for the U.S. edition of the website.

Sen. John McCain

John McCain Diagnosed With Brain Cancer

The Arizona senator underwent cranial surgery Friday to remove a blood clot and has been diagnosed with an aggressive type of cancerous tumor known as glioblastoma.
Zsa Zsa Gabor's husband Frederic Prinz Von Anhalt

Zsa Zsa Gabor's Will Cannot Be Found

The actress' original will cannot be found and her husband Frederic Prinz Von Anhalt accused Gabor’s late daughter Francesca Hilton of stealing it.


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