(Last Updated on : 08/12/2016)
TV18 Broadcast Limited is a private joint venture operation in India between Network18 mass media company held by Reliance Industries and American multinational media conglomerate NBC Universal. TV18 owns and operates various television channels
of NBCUniversal for the Indian viewers, such as CNBC-TV18
, CNBC Awaaz
and CNBC-TV18 Prime HD. TV18 also ventured into Indian factual entertainment domain jointly venturing with American media company A&E Networks and operating channels History TV18
and FYI TV18. In the regional space, the group operates a Gujarati business news channel
CNBC Bajar, a Marathi
general news channel
IBN Lokmat and operates 10 regional news channels under the ETV
umbrella. The group also operates a 24-hour English news channel News18, targeting global audiences in the US, Canada, UK, Singapore and the Middle East. The Hindi
version News18 India airs all across India and regional channels under the same brand broadcast in Kerala
, Tamil Nadu
and North East
CNBC-TV18, Indian Television Channel
CNBC-TV18 is a business news television channel in English
, owned and handled by TV18. It broadcasts in both SD and HD versions, the respective slogans reading "Profit from it" and "The future of business news". It broadcasts business news all across Asia. Its sister channel CNBC-TV18 Prime HD was launched in October 2011 as the premium service of CNBC-TV18, making the news channel the first business channel in India to have a HD version.
News18 India, Indian Television Channel
News18 India, erstwhile IBN7
, is the re-launched national Hindi general news channel owned and operated by TV18. Started in November 2016, News18 India is driven by a commitment to question the status quo, through substantive journalism typified by constructive criticism. In line with its slogan "Danke Ki Chot Par", the channel adopts a no holds barred approach on key issues and focuses on pursuing stories that have a positive impact on society.
CNN-News18, Indian Television Channel
CNN-News18, originally CNN-IBN
launched in December 2005, is an Indian English news channel headquartered in Noida
, Uttar Pradesh
. According to BARC, CNN-News18 has the third-highest rating among all English news channels broadcasting in India.
IBN Lokmat, Indian Television Channel
IBN Lokmat is an Indian 24-hour Marathi news channel based in Mumbai
. It is a joint venture between Network18 and Lokmat Group that runs the most read Marathi newspaper
, Lokmat. It was launched in April 2008 on Gudi Padwa
History TV18, Indian Television Channel
History TV18, formerly The History Channel, is a pan-Indian television channel broadcasting programmes related to historical events, infotainment and personalities.
CNBC Awaaz, Indian Television Channel
CNBC Awaaz is a Hindi business news channel owned and operated by TV18. Headquartered in Greater Noida, it broadcasts business news all across India.