Television

BARC week 38: Star Plus sees significant ratings rise, back to no.1

http://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/default/files/styles/smartcrop_800x800/public/images/tv-images/2015/10/01/barc.jpg?itok=-_fUgwMH

MUMBAI: Star Plus and Colors have been slugging it out in the ratings race for the last couple of weeks. In the Hindi general entertainment channels (GEC) genre, Star Plus has regained its number one position with a considerable rise in ratings, according to the data released by Broadcast Audience Research Council (BARC) India in week 38. 

Star Plus ruled the roost by securing leadership position with 408816 (000 Sums) against 381365 (000 Sums) in week 38. On the other hand, Colors' ratings nosedived as compared to last week, as the channel held second position with 379921 (000 Sums) against 414841 (000 Sums).

Zee TV grabbed the third slot in the genre with 272281 (000 Sums) followed by Life OK and Sab in fourth and fifth slot with 236606 (000 Sums) and 190465 (000 Sums) respectively. 

Star Plus? prime time show Saath Nibhaana Saathiya led the chart of top five programmes in Hindi GECs with 7782 (000 Sums) followed by Zee TV?s Kumkum Bhagya in second spot and Colors? Sasural Simar Ka in the third slot with 6130 (000 Sums) and 6043 (000 Sums) respectively. Star Plus? Diya Aur Bati Hum and Colors? Udaan secured the fourth and fifth slot with 5685 (000 Sums) and 5636 (000 Sums) respectively. 

Like last week, this week too the WWE series has worked for Ten Sports as the channel secured the leadership position in the sports genre with 58963 (000 Sums) followed by Sony Six at second spot and Star Sports 1 in the third slot with 13747 (000 Sums) and 5788 (000 Sums) respectively. 

In the kids? segment, Nick (v) grabbed the topped the genre with 50817 (000 Sums) followed by Pogo TV (v) in second position with 42922 (000 Sums) and Hungama (v) in third slot with 33386 (000 Sums).

Times Now led the chart in the English news channel genre and recorded 334 (000 Sums) and followed by India Today Television in the second spot with 129 (000 Sums). CNN IBN held the third spot with 129 (000 Sums).

In the Bhojpuri genre, Big Magic Ganga continued to grab leadership position with 5450 (000 Sums). ETV Bihar Jharkhand and Dangal TV garnered second and third berth with 1658 (000 Sums) and 1535 (000 Sums) respectively. 

Latest Reads

http://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/default/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2018/11/16/epic.jpg?itok=YUXKfF_T
EPIC CHANNEL CELEBRATES 4 YEARS OF GENRE DEFINING CONTENT

Launched on November 19, 2014, EPIC celebrates the completion of four years on air, in which it has set aspirational benchmarks for Indian TV content.

Television TV Channels Music and Youth
http://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/default/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2018/11/16/all.jpg?itok=Bl1B0RFF
Celebrating 100 years of Bengali cinema, Viacom18 and Film Heritage Foundation bring the 4th Film Preservation & Restoration Workshop to Kolkata

In line with the centenary celebration of the Bengali Film Industry, and with a purpose to encourage and give an impetus to film preservation and restoration, the 4th edition of Film Preservation & Restoration Workshop India (FPRWI) 2018 was today inaugurated at Kolkata’s Rabindra Sadan.

Television TV Channels News Broadcasting
http://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/default/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2018/11/16/vimal.jpg?itok=vZMIDq7y
Vimal Elaichi Pan Masala enters top 5 most advertised brands in BARC week 45

The Broadcast Audience Research Council (BARC) India has released its data for top advertisers and brands between 27 October-02 November 2018. The data is a reflection of top 10 advertiser and brands across genre on Indian television (U+R) : 2+ Individuals. The data demonstrates ads that were...

Television TV Channels Viewership
http://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/default/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2018/11/16/zee.jpg?itok=A45zgrUK
Zee Anmol back on top of Hindi channels across genres

Zee Entertainment Enterprises Ltd's (Zeel) free to air (FTA) Hindi GEC Zee Anmol was back to second rank in Broadcast Audience Research Council of India’s (BARC) weekly list of top 10 channels across genres in week 45 of 2018 (Saturday, 3 November 2018 to Friday, 9 November 2018, week under review...

Television TV Channels Viewership
http://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/default/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2018/11/15/mnx.jpg?itok=kkSouPMq
MNX to premiere supernatural fright flick, ‘Wish Upon’

MNX, the preferred movie channel of the millennials, will premiere, American supernatural horror film, ‘Wish Upon’ for the first time on Indian television.

Television TV Channels English Entertainment
http://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/default/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2018/11/15/hk.jpg?itok=_7gx18dv
Hill+Knowlton Strategies India wins communication mandate for Discovery India

After a competitive multi-agency pitch, Hill+Knowlton Strategies, one of India’s premier communications consultancies

Television TV Channels English Entertainment
http://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/default/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2018/11/15/hockey.jpg?itok=CCftHmln
Doordarshan now wants all matches of men’s hockey WC

Even as TV sports channels are wracking their brains as part of a public consultation to justify why proposed tweaking of rules relating to mandatory sharing of signals of sporting events is not a good idea, the Indian government has gone ahead to notify hockey World Cup for sharing with the...

Television TV Channels Sports
http://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/default/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2018/11/15/balaji.jpg?itok=osia3roz
Balaji Telefilms reports higher programming hours and better realisation

The Ektaa Kapoor-led Balaji Telefilms Ltd reported a consolidated profit from continuing operations of Rs 7.1 crore for the quarter ended 30 September 2018 (Q2 2019, quarter or period under review) as compared to a loss of Rs 22 crore for Q2 2018 and a loss of Rs 0.6 crore in the immediate trailing...

Television Production House Post Production
http://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/default/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2018/11/14/aaj-tak.jpg?itok=Wi61qSr1
3rd Sahitya Aaj Tak India’s largest Hindi Literature Festival promises a grander & a bigger show

Aaj Tak, India’s No. 1 Hindi news channel with over 25 crore viewers (Source: BARC, TG:2+,Mkt:HSM, Period: W29'18-W32'18,) kicks-off the third edition of its annual mega Hindi literature festival - Sahitya AajTak .

Television TV Channels News Broadcasting

Latest News

Load More

Sign up for our Newsletter

subscribe for latest stories