Zaffar Iqbal

Zaffar Iqbal is a senior journalist from Jammu and Kashmir. In a career spanning 20 years, he has reported on a wide range of issues ranging from conflict, armed encounters, environment, crime, politics culture and human rights. Zafar has worked as bureau chief (J&K)/ North India for NDTV- (New Delhi Television and Tiranga TV)- leading teams of journalists for producing quality TV news and online video content.

    Zaffar Iqbal

    Kashmir valley suffers as early snowfall and rains affect their lifelines
    Kashmir valley suffers as early snowfall and rains affect their lifelines

    Srinagar: The Kashmir Valley has seen a significant drop in temperature, and the residents continue to be in the tight grip of a cold wave. However,...

    By Zaffar Iqbal  Published on 24 Nov 2019 8:39 AM GMT


    Lives lost, dreams shattered: 950 ceasefire violations post Abrogation of article 370
    Lives lost, dreams shattered: 950 ceasefire violations post Abrogation of article 370

    Kashmir: It has been a harrowing experience for the family of 45-year-old Mohammad Sadiq killed in Pakistani shelling along the LoC at Gundishut...

    By Zaffar Iqbal  Published on 20 Nov 2019 8:09 AM GMT


    J&K assembly elections soon: Lt Governor Girish Murmu
    J&K assembly elections soon: Lt Governor Girish Murmu

    Kashmir: Jammu and Kashmir Lt Governor Girish Chandra Murmu on Thursday said election for the assembly of J&K Union Territory would be held soon. He...

    By Zaffar Iqbal  Published on 14 Nov 2019 1:06 PM GMT


    Early Snowfall in Kashmir a remedy for Delhi’s air pollution
    Early Snowfall in Kashmir a remedy for Delhi’s air pollution

    Srinagar: The national capital is grappling with a health emergency. Delhi is facing high levels of air pollution resulting from stubble burning in...

    By Zaffar Iqbal  Published on 6 Nov 2019 9:32 AM GMT


    EU delegation wraps up Kashmir visit, state Article 370 was India’s internal matter
    EU delegation wraps up Kashmir visit, state Article 370 was India’s internal matter

    Hyderabad: The 23-member delegation from the European Parliament (MEP) said they don’t support terrorism in Kashmir and that Article 370 was India’s...

    By Zaffar Iqbal  Published on 30 Oct 2019 1:52 PM GMT


    J&K, Ladakh to become Union Territories on Thursday
    J&K, Ladakh to become Union Territories on Thursday

    Hyderabad: Security is tight in Kashmir, as the countdown for the swearing-in ceremony of two Lieutenant Governors started for Union Territories of...

    By Zaffar Iqbal  Published on 30 Oct 2019 12:33 PM GMT


    In Kashmir, 25 lakh prepaid mobile customers remain disconnected
    In Kashmir, 25 lakh prepaid mobile customers remain disconnected

    Srinagar: In Kashmir, prepaid mobile phone service continues to remain barred for the 86th day even as the postpaid voice calling was restored a...

    By Zaffar Iqbal  Published on 29 Oct 2019 8:12 AM GMT


    Non-Kashmiri workforce returning to Kashmir
    Non-Kashmiri workforce returning to Kashmir

    Srinagar: Even as militants killed a non-Kashmiri labourer in Pulwama and a driver and fruit merchant in Shopian last week, the non-Kashmiri workforce ...

    By Zaffar Iqbal  Published on 22 Oct 2019 10:56 AM GMT


    Govt opens more apple procurement centres in Kashmir, revises rates
    Govt opens more apple procurement centres in Kashmir, revises rates

    Srinagar: Khalid Ahmad, a truck driver from Punjab truck is loaded with apples from Shopian in South Kashmir. He is one of the hundreds of truck...

    By Zaffar Iqbal  Published on 22 Oct 2019 8:53 AM GMT


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