Television

Nat Geo launches #StandWithGirl; to air Malala documentary on International Women's day

http://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/default/files/styles/smartcrop_800x800/public/images/tv-images/2016/03/04/Untitled-1_30.jpg?itok=GQg8d9Kp

MUMBAI: Nat Geo had launched a fund raising initiative, #StandWithGirl, to support education and empowerment of the girl child on 15 February. The initiative has received support from celebrities Shabana Azmi, Sushmita Sen, Dia Mirza and Gul Panag. Viewers too can help the girl child initiative by donating to #StandWithGirl initiative onwww.standwithagirl.com.

On the occasion of International Women's Day on 8 March, Nat Geo will air the television premiere of documentary He Named Me Malala at 9 pm. He Named Me Malala is the story of Malala who braved bullets to further the cause of girls' education and showed everyone the importance of standing up for girls? rights. The premiere of this special Nat Geo Megadoc of the Month and will be completely commercial-free.

Commenting on the initiative and the television premiere, FOX Networks Group India business head Swati Mohan said, ?Malala?s is an iconic story that inspires women across the globe. Her voice has helped bring the much-needed focus on education for the girl-child. As an institution, Nat Geo has always believed in empowering people with knowledge and we are delighted to introduce the #StandWithAGirl initiative. Premiering commercial-free, a documentary film of the scale of Oscar shortlist He Named Me Malala, is in line with our commitment to continue bringing to viewers, the gold standard of spectacular storytelling. ?

Actor Sushmita Sen further added, ?It?s time to raise our voice against illiteracy and inequality. I support girl?s education with all my heart.  We all need to stand up to fight all obstacles that come in the way of our daughters? education. The least we can do is to communicate the significance of education and empowerment of our country?s daughters."

Latest Reads

http://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/default/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2018/12/14/cnn.jpg?itok=0ksaER76
http://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/default/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2018/12/14/aaj.jpg?itok=DHB4vY0B
Aaj Tak HD hits airwaves, available on Tata Sky

India’s leading news broadcaster Aaj Tak has announced the launch of country’s first Hindi HD news channel - Aaj Tak HD.

Television TV Channels News Broadcasting
http://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/default/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2018/12/14/Uday_Shankar1.jpg?itok=IDT2qFvU
Uday Shankar's meteoric rise from Star India to Disney APAC

The man running India's largest media company - Star India-  has made it to the top in the Asia Pacific region at probably the world’s most admired entertainment company - Disney. Uday Shankar, who once was a reporter with The Times of India, and then went on to successfully lead news channels such...

Television TV Channels GECs
http://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/default/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2018/12/14/DreamWorks_800_0.jpg?itok=sSYpWXTb
DreamWorks to launch Fight Sports and Kids+ channels

DreamWorks Channel, a Southeast Asian pay television network that is owned and operated by DreamWorks Animation International TV, a subsidiary of NBCUniversal, which is a division of Comcast, has set the ball rolling to launch two new channels - Fight Sports and Kids+ Asia. It has started the...

Television TV Channels Kids
http://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/default/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2018/12/14/Star-Zeel.jpg?itok=CGxBu6QW
4 Star and 3 Zeel channels most watched across genres

Four channels from the Star India network, three channels from Zee Entertainment Enterprises Ltd (Zeel) and one channel each from Sony Pictures Network India (SPN), the Sun TV Network, and Viacom 18 comprised the list of the top 10 channels across genres for week 49 of 2018 (Saturday, 1 December to...

Television TV Channels Viewership
http://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/default/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2018/12/13/uday.jpg?itok=JWjW_ZUg
Disney hoicks Uday Shankar to top job at Fox-Disney combined unit for APAC

MUMBAI - As part of the integration planning for the pending acquisition of Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc. (“21st Century Fox”-NASDAQ: FOXA, FOX), the Direct-to-Consumer & International (DTCI) segment of The Walt Disney Company (NYSE: DIS) today announced plans for the strategic alignment of...

Television TV Channels News Broadcasting
http://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/default/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2018/12/13/golf.jpg?itok=t1xZuWYj
Discovery strikes agreement with European Tour to expand GOLFTV portfolio and establish the ‘digital home of golf

Discovery and the European Tour have announced a new partnership that will see GOLFTV continue to expand its portfolio and move towards becoming the established ‘digital home of golf’ for fans around the world.

Television TV Channels Factual @ Discovery
http://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/default/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2018/12/13/cnn.jpg?itok=IIZst38X
TURNER’S KIDS AND NEWS CHANNELS WIN BIG AT INAUGURAL ASIAN ACADEMY CREATIVE AWARDS

CNN and Cartoon Network won eight honours – also known as “Goddess of Creativity” wins – at the Asian Academy Creative Awards on December 6, the region's version of the International Emmy Awards.

Television TV Channels Kids
http://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/default/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2018/12/13/history.jpg?itok=B9C8evmw
Uncover the enthralling journey of the most notorious drug lord on HISTORY TV18 HD’s ‘The Rise & Fall of Pablo Escobar’

Pablo Escobar’s belief that “Life is full of surprises, some good, some not so good.” forms the basis for a thrillingbiography of the world’s most infamous drug lord.

Television TV Channels Factual @ Discovery

Latest News

Load More

Sign up for our Newsletter

subscribe for latest stories