Jyoti Kamal, a Senior Editor with CNN IBN, heads news gathering operations in North-Western India. As part of TV18 Broadcast – one of India’s largest media networks that counts CNBC TV18, CNBC Awaaz, IBN7 and IBN Lokmat as its constituent channels he caters to continuing television news coverage for the network elements.
During the last ten years since CNN IBN’s launch and earlier with The Indian Express, The Times of India and The Economic Times – whose launch he led in the region, he has reported on social, political, and cultural issues with special emphasis on governance, crime against women and children, drug trafficking, conflict analysis and faith and its complications. As a faculty intern at the Mudra Institute of Communications, Ahmedabad (MICA) he specialised in rural communication. He has earned his Masters in Communication from Panjab University, Chandigarh. He has been a UK Foreign and Commonwealth Office Chevening Fellow at the University of Westminster London.