Colors Infinity returns; Star World HD departs

MUMBAI: Colors Infinity made a comeback whereas Star World HD made an exit in this week?s data. According to Broadcast Audience Research Data (BARC) India, Comedy Central toppled Zee Cafe whereas Star World HD made an exit from the top 5 player list in the English entertainment genre.

In the English movies genre, Star Movies replaced Movies Now.

Discovery channel continued to rule the infotainment space whereas Living Foodz stood at the number one position in the lifestyle genre. Zing was at the number one position in the youth space.

English Entertainment

Comedy Central took the no 1 position this week with 321 Impressions (?000s). AXN HD came up to the second place with 224 Impressions (?000s) followed by Zee Cafe at the third spot with 219 Impressions (?000s). The fourth position was taken by AXN with 167 Impressions (?000s) while Colors Infinity took the fifth berth with 145 Impressions (?000s).

English Movies

Star Movies replaced Movies Now dominating the space with 2844 Impressions (?000s) followed by Sony Pix with 2833  Impressions (?000s).  Movies Now with 2563 Impressions (?000s) grabbed the third positions followed by Zee Studio with 1485 Impressions (?000s) and HBO with 1386 Impressions (?000s)  taking the fourth and fifth position respectively.


Discovery Channel with a decline in the ratings continued to dominate the space with 4555 Impressions (?000s) as compared to 4981 Impressions (?000s) in week 40. History TV 18 took the second spot with 3735 Impressions (?000s). National Geographic Channel with 3148 Impressions (?000s) and Animal Planet with 2876 Impressions (?000s) took the third and fourth position respectively. Nat Geo Wild stood at the fifth position with 2249 Impressions (?000s).


Living Foodz grabbed the number one position with increased ratings from 1738 Impressions (?000s) in week 40 to 2210 Impressions (?000s) this week. Food Food took the second berth with 823 Impressions (?000s) followed by Fox Life with 731 Impressions (?000s). TLC with 502 Impressions (?000s) and NDTV Good Times with 322 Impressions (?000s) bagged the fourth and fifth position respectively. 


Zing ranked the chart with 9208 Impressions (?000s) followed by MTV at the second spot with 7625 Impressions (?000s). Bindass took the third position with 6551 Impressions (?000s). Zoom with 5496 Impressions (?000s) and Channel V with 3469 Impressions (?000s) were at the fourth and fifth position respectively.

Latest Reads
Anil Ambani’s Reliance sues NDTV for Rs 10,000 cr for Rafale coverage

NDTV has been sued for Rs 10,000 crore by Anil Ambani's Reliance Group in an Ahmedabad court for its reportage on the Rafale fighter jet deal. The lawsuit is filed against NDTV's weekly show, Truth vs Hype, which aired on 29 September.

Television TV Channels News Broadcasting
Republic TV leads English news genre in BARC week 41

Republic TV continued to lead the English news genre as per All India BARC data week 41. No changes were noticed this week in the English business news genre. Aaj Tak maintained its lead across every Hindi news genre for yet another week. Hindi news urban genre remained unchanged. Zee News dropped...

Television TV Channels Viewership
Star Utsav bags leadership in GEC (U+R) in BARC week 41

Star Utsav and Zee Anmol swapped their first and second positions in the Hindi (U+R) genre in Broadcast Audience Research Council (BARC) data for week 41 of 2018. Star Plus and Big Magic exchanged their eighth and ninth positions in the rural market. Star Bharat and Sony Sab swapped their fifth and...

Television TV Channels Viewership
Sony Pictures Networks India (SPN) extends exclusive television and digital rights partnership with ABB FIA Formula E championship

Sony Pictures Network India (SPN) will continue to broadcast each round of the ABB FIA Formula E Championship for a further two seasons across the Indian sub-continent - including India, Pakistan, Sri Lanka and Bangladesh.

Television TV Channels Sports
James Gough’s innovative idea will be incubated with the intent to prototype it at Formula 1®’s Media & Technology Centre

Formula 1® Managing Director of Motorsports, Ross Brawn, and Mercedes-AMG Petronas Motorsport Driver, Lewis Hamilton, today crowned James Gough the winner of this year’s USD $50,000 F1® Innovation Prize at the FORMULA 1 PIRELLI 2018 UNITED STATES GRAND PRIX in Austin.

Television TV Channels Sports
FLIX FIRST SCREENING: &flix makes October spookier with the multi-city theatrical premiere of Goosebumps 2: Haunted Halloween

&flix, the all-new destination for the most-awaited Hollywood blockbusters, brings the much-anticipated sequel Goosebumps 2: Haunted Halloween on Thursday, October 25

Television TV Channels English Entertainment
BIG Ganga Goes All Out to Delight Its Audience This Festive Season, Launches Engrossing Range of Shows

With the festive season right around the corner, BIG Ganga, the number one Bhojpuri channel in the Hindi heartland

Television TV Channels GECs
Time Maharashtra.....Feel The Pulse of Maharashtra

Viasys Digital Network Pvt. Ltd, under the leadership of founder chairman Mr. Sudesh Bhosle brings together a blend of Media and IT skills bagged by a deep understanding of Global Media.

Television TV Channels News Broadcasting

As the country gears up to celebrate the symbolic victory of good over evil, EPIC makes the day special for their viewers by airing special programming for the festival of Vijayadashami.

Television TV Channels Factual @ Discovery

Latest News

Load More

Sign up for our Newsletter

subscribe for latest stories