Gazal Shekhawat


Lashkar-e-Taiba’s overground worker arrested in J-K’s Handwara
Fri, Dec 01, 2017

Bhat was allegedly providing logistic support to Abu Maz, an LeT militant from Pakistan currently active in north Kashmir.

Shift all Kashmiri detainees at Tihar to J-K jails, says Farooq Abdullah
Thu, Nov 30, 2017

His comments come a day after Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti spoke with Union Home Secretary Rajiv Gauba, asking him to intervene in the matter.

J&K: BSF man shot dead by subordinate after scuffle
Wed, Nov 29, 2017

An FIR has been registered at Bandipora police station and postmortem has confirmed the cause of death.

In J-K people look towards CM Mehbooba Mufti’s grievance cell for resolving problems
Wed, Nov 22, 2017

Most complaints reach the cell through its online portal along with contributions from a telephone helpline, letters and various social media accounts.

Kashmir’s bureaucrats, entrepreneurs attend leadership programme
Fri, Nov 17, 2017

Among the consultancy firm experts who are conducting the training is Simon McKenzie of BRIDGE.

Seven years on, J&K still waits for formation of heritage conservation body
Tue, Nov 14, 2017

The city has for long suffered from encroachments on land and on water bodies which form its heritage, further the issues of insufficient sanitation, road and drainage networks add to the woes.

Kashmir’s tourism takes a hit, traders blame TV channels for negative image
Wed, Nov 08, 2017

"We are not how the media portrays us" is an expression common in the Valley. Kashmir's tourism sector doesn't just struggle in front of a disruptive militancy, there are primetime debates to counter.

KWFF renews debate over reopening of cinema halls in Kashmir valley
Tue, Nov 07, 2017

At the Kashmir World Film Festival's opening ceremony, Naeem Akhtar, senior PDP minister and spokesperson, called for the re-opening of the cinema halls.

J&K High Court seeks report after shoals of dead fish wash ashore along Jhelum
Mon, Nov 06, 2017

Seeking to allay the fears, Mohammed Amin Mir, Joint Director at fisheries department, attributed the incident to the opening of sluice gates at Chinar Bagh that released polluted water from the Gaw Kadal gauge.