Television

BARC Week 5: India TV tops Hindi Urban News; Aaj Tak Hindi rural news

http://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/default/files/styles/smartcrop_800x800/public?itok=O0F3fnj4

MUMBAI: There's been some amount of churn in the news genre in week 5 of 2017 according to BARC's weekly viewership data. Aaj Tak and India News were the top 2 in Hindi news rural while India TV and Aaj Tak were the numero uno and two in Hindi news urban.

The players in the English Business News genre witnessed a substantial increase in the ratings except BTVi. CNBC -TV18 was the leader in the genre due to its coverage on the day of the Union Budget. On the Budget day, the channel towered over all English business news channels, thereby consolidating its position as the distinct leader in budget analysis for English business news viewing audience in the country.

In the English News genre, the channels witnessed mixed ratings this week led by Times Now. According to week 4 of Broadcast Association Research Council (BARC), Aaj Tak, with a decline in its ratings, remained as the number one channel in the Hindi News space. 

CNBC Awaaz ranked number one in the Hindi Business News genre.

English News

Times Now with a decrease in its ratings continued to dominate the genre with 475 Impressions (000s) as to 781 Impressions (000s) last week. India Today Television sustained at the second slot with 266 Impressions (000s) while NDTV 24x7 hoped at the third position with 248 Impressions. CNN News18 with 236 Impressions (000s) and BBC World News with 99 Impressions (000s) took the fourth and fifth position, respectively.

English Business News

CNBC TV18 with a whooping hike in the ratings was at the number one position with 1259 Impressions (000s) followed by ET Now with 240 Impressions (000s). NDTV Profit and NDTV Prime was at the third position with 81 Impressions (000s). BTVi was on the fourth spot with 21 Impressions (000s). CNBC TV 18 Prime HD sustained at the fifth place with 8 Impressions (000s).

Hindi News

Aaj Tak with decrease in ratings stood at the first spot with 110996 Impressions (000s) as to 115885 Impressions (000s). India TV was at the second position with 108581 Impressions (000s). Zee News took the third position with 89705 Impressions (000s) followed by ABP News at the fourth position with 78393 Impressions (000s). India News took the fifth position with 76655 Impressions (000s).

Hindi News Rural 

Aaj Tak with a decrease in ratings dominated the rural market with 51875 Impressions (000s) as compared to 52018 Impressions (000s) last week. India News with 44907 Impressions (000s) took the second berth. India TV grabbed the third position with 44552 Impressions (000s). News 24 took the fourth place with 39694 Impressions (000s) followed by Zee News with 37373 Impressions (000s) at the fifth position.

Hindi News Urban 

India TV toppled Aaj Tak taking the number one position in the urban market with 64029 Impressions (000s). Aaj Tak was at the second position with 59121 Impressions (000s). Zee News took the third position with 52332 Impressions (000s) followed by ABP News at the fourth position with 45012 Impressions (000s). News Nation took the fifth position with 39948 Impressions (000s).

Hindi Business News

CNBC Awaaz continued at the number one position with increase ratings from 1145 Impressions (000s) last week to 1588 Impressions (000s) this week. The second spot was taken by Zee Business with 1168 Impressions (000s).

Latest Reads

http://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/default/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2018/10/16/dlf.jpg?itok=04sbgdDF
http://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/default/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2018/10/16/shemaroo.jpg?itok=97d82QDJ
Relive the Golden days with Shemaroo Entertainment’s “Friday Rewind with RJ Adaa”

Consumers are in for a treat as Shemaroo Entertainment has lined up a new series in association with Adaa, consisting of famous Bollywood songs.

Television TV Channels Music and Youth
http://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/default/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2018/10/16/eros_0.jpg?itok=gtjDHe9Q
Eros International’s Marathi superhit Boyz 2 shines at the box office collecting Rs. 13 crores within 10 days of release

Eros International Media Ltd, a leading global company in the Indian film entertainment industry, has announced a very successful performance of its Marathi release Boyz 2 which has collected Rs. 13 crores within 10 days of its release on 5th October.

Television TV Channels Music and Youth
http://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/default/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2018/10/16/Network18_800.jpg?itok=GFctpNpK
Network18 reports improved numbers for Q2 FY19

Mukesh Dhirubhai Ambani’s media arm, Network18, reported improved numbers for the quarter ended 30 September 2018 (Q2 2019, quarter under review) as compared to the corresponding year ago quarter Q2 2018). The company reported 9 per cent y-o-y growth in consolidated revenue for Q2 2019 at Rs 1,237...

Television TV Channels GECs
http://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/default/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2018/10/16/media_0.jpg?itok=uJ3zJdcx
ZMCL reports more than quadruple profit for second quarter

The company’s consolidated operating revenue increased 35.5 per cent y-o-y in Q2 2019 at Rs 168.66 crore as compared to Rs 124.51 crore in the year ago quarter. Total income increased 34.7 per cent y-o-y in Q2 2019 to Rs 170.66 crore from Rs 126.71 crore in Q2 2018.

Television TV Channels News Broadcasting
http://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/default/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2018/10/15/wire.jpg?itok=rcsQVpJx
Eros Now Partners with Celcom; Consolidates Distribution in Malaysia

Eros International Plc (NYSE: EROS) (“Eros”), a leading global company in the Indian film entertainment industry, announced today that Eros Now, its digital over-the-top distribution service

Television TV Channels Music and Youth
http://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/default/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2018/10/15/v.jpg?itok=sGu6lo2Z
TV Today Network subsidiary receives IT demand notices

TV Today Network Limited (TVTN) has informed the bourses that its wholly owned non-material subsidiary India Today Online Private Limited (ITOPL) has received separate demand notices from the Income Tax department.

Television TV Channels News Broadcasting
http://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/default/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2018/10/15/bbc.jpg?itok=qIYwGGq9
BBC Studios India and Mindshare’s I Can You Can wins two Silvers - Best Branded Content and Best Media Strategy at the Emvies 2018

BBC Studios India and Mindshare, India’s largest media agency, announced that it has won two Silvers at EMVIES 2018

Television TV Channels News Broadcasting
http://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/default/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2018/10/15/HOP.jpg?itok=lvLK36Q0
NDTV launches India’s first mobile-only portrait live channel

New Delhi Television Ltd (NDTV) has launched India’s first mobile-only vertical live channel with the name NDTV HOP Live. India has nearly 432 million internet users and this number is growing at a rate of 4-8 per cent, according to Deloitte’s Technology, Media and Telecommunication (TMT)...

Television TV Channels News Broadcasting

Latest News

Load More

Sign up for our Newsletter

subscribe for latest stories