Palki Sharma

Palki Sharma

Palki Sharma, the Executive Editor of WION – India’s only international news channel, hosts a prime-time news and views show called Gravitas, that tracks and comments on all the big developments around the world. She focuses on engaging, logical, and research-based storytelling with informed commentary that showcases India’s perspective on world affairs.

She has a career spanning 18 years with stints in the ITV Network, CNN-IBN, and Doordarshan News as an anchor and editor. She has also worked with the Hindustan Times.

Palki also anchors the channel’s flagship Global Leadership Series that features current and former heads of state through wide-ranging interviews. As part of the series, she’s had the chance to interview Sri Lankan PM Ranil Wickremesinghe, former Pakistan President Pervez Musharraf, and Nobel Laureate & Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos, among others.

From geopolitics and climate change to space missions and social media trends, she tracks a range of news stories that interest and impact people and shape our collective future.