Colors Infinity SD, Zee Cafe and TLC surprise

MUMBAI: Colors Infinity SD topped the English entertainment, according to all-India BARC week 38 data. Zee Cafe slipped badly and MNX climbed in the English movies genre. 

Discovery Channel emerged as the leader this week dethroning History TV18. TLC made an entry in the Top 5 lifestyle channels' list while NDTV Good Times dropped out of the list.

English Entertainment

Colors Infinity SD climbed two slots to the top position with 232 Impressions (000s) sum as compared to 196 Impressions (000s) sum last week. Star World jumped to the second slot with 226 Impressions (000s) sum from the fourth position in the previous week. 

Comedy Central slipped a slot to the third position with a slight fall in the ratings from 306 Impressions (000s) sum to 222 Impressions (000s) sum this week. Zee Cafe slipped to the fourth position from the top last week witnessing a major fall in the ratings from 315 Impressions (000s) sum to 183 Impressions (000s) sum. AXN sat at the same fifth position as last week's.

English Movies

Movies Now sat at the top position with a clear difference from its closest competitor Sony PIX as compared to last week's data with 2822 Impressions (000s) sum and 2820 Impressions (000s) sum, respectively. 

MNX climbed a slot to the third position with a slight increase in ratings from 2274 Impressions (000s) sum to 2666 Impressions (000s) sum. Star Movies slipped a slot to fourth position with 2232 Impressions (000s) sum. HBO sat at the fifth position with 1568 Impressions (000s) sum.


Discovery Channel emerged as the leader with 3325 Impressions (000s) sum in the infotainment genre while History TV18 jumped to the second position with 2979 Impressions (000s) sum.

National Geographic Channel retained its third position with 2594 Impressions (000s) sum as compared to 2292 Impressions (000s) sum in the previous week.

Animal Planet climbed to the fourth position this week with 2553 Impressions (000s) sum from the fifth position in week 37, whereas Nat Geo Wild slipped a slot to the fifth position with 1973 Impressions (000s) sum this week.


Living Foodz with 1560 Impressions (000s) sum retained its leading position, albeit with a fall in the ratings as compared to last week's 1759 Impressions (000s) sum.

Fox Life with 1049 Impressions (000s) sum, FYI TV18 with 815 Impressions (000s) sum, Food Food with 542 Impressions (000s) sum retained their respective second, third and fourth positions, but with a fall in ratings as compared to the last week.

TLC made an entry in the top 5 list with 541 Impressions (000s) sum replacing NDTV Good Times which occupied the position in the previous week.

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