Colors remains No. 1 in BARC week 1

MUMBAI: Colors continued to lead the Hindi general entertainment channel (GEC) pack  with a rise in ratings and secured the leadership position in the first week of 2016 according to Broadcast Audience Research Data (BARC) India ratings.

On the other hand, free to air channel (FTA) Zee Anmol and Star India’s Hindi GEC Star Plus were the only channels, which failed to garner positive ratings in week 1.

Colors claimed the pole position with 756549 (‘000s) against 744923 (‘000s) in week 52.

Zee Anmol witnessed a fall in ratings and grabbed second position with 719713 (‘000s) against 742876 (‘000s) in the previous week followed by Star Plus, which stood at number three with 699211 (‘000s) against 712114 (‘000s).

Zee TV maintained its claim on the fourth spot with 681259 (‘000s) followed by Star India’s FTA channel Star Ustav in the fifth slot with 462298 (‘000s) and Life OK at number six with 421720 (‘000s).

Rishtey stood at number seven in week 1 with 390305 (‘000s), while Sony Pal climbed up at number eight with 352393 (‘000s). Sab TV was down to number nine with 334235 (‘000s).

Sony Entertainment Television maintained its presence in the top 10 Hindi GECs at the tenth position with 328025 (‘000s).

Latest Reads
FIFA legal action against BeoutQ for WC piracy

MUMBAI: FIFA will be taking legal action against Saudi Arabia-based BeoutQ, a pirated TV service operating in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA), which continues its illegal piracy of 2018 FIFA World Cup broadcasts, according to an official statement, carried by the Saudi Press Agency (SPA)....

Television TV Channels Sports
Viacom18 launches Colors Tamil HD in Singapore on Star Hub

After entering the Tamil GEC market, Viacom18, one of India’s largest entertainment conglomerates, has launched Colors Tamil HD on Star Hub, (channel no. 132) in Singapore.

Television TV Channels GECs
Zee Café, BBC Worldwide launch second season of premium British dramas

Zee Cafe has partnered with BBC Worldwide to once again entertain Indian audiences with premium British dramas.

Television TV Channels English Entertainment
Zee Tamil’s Sembaruthi completes 200 episodes!

Leading Tamil General Entertainment Channel (GEC) – Zee Tamil has been at the forefront of quality content across genres that caters to the diverse entertainment needs of Tamil audiences across the world.

Television TV Channels Regional
Zee Telugu Announces World Television Premiere of Sai Pallavi and Naga Shaurya Starrer Kanam

Weekend plans just got better with Zee Telugu’s horror World Television Premiere, Kanam, to your home screens on Sunday! From the Abhinetri-famed director A L Vijay, Kanam is a supernatural tale which blends elements of revenge and horror to give the audiences a spine-chilling experience. The film...

Television TV Channels Regional
BARC week 27: Sony sports cluster captures all top five slots

MUMBAI: The 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia continues its strong run for football viewership in India in its fourth week and guided Sony Pictures Network (SPN) India’s sports cluster to obtain all top five positions in the BARC all India ratings.

Television TV Channels Sports
Three channels each from SPN, Star India among top 10 in across genres

There were three channels each from Sony Pictures Network India (SPN) and Star India in Broadcast Audience Research Council of India (BARC) list of top 10 channels across list for week 27 of 2018 (Saturday, 30 June 2018 to Friday, 6 July 2018, week under review or consideration).

Television TV Channels Viewership
Sun TV notices downfall in gross viewership in BARC week 27

Star continues to rule the south regions – Malayalam and Telugu channels Asianet and Star Maa and has also gained second position in the Tamil region pushing behind Zee to the third position in Broadcast Audience Research Council ratings for week 27

Television TV Channels Viewership
BARC week 27: Aaj Tak continues to dominate Hindi news genre

The Broadcast Audience Research Council data for week 27 shows Aaj Tak dominating in Hindi news genre whereas ABP News found itself at second position in Hindi news (R). Republic TV continued to dominate the English news market.

Television TV Channels Viewership

Latest News

Load More

Sign up for our Newsletter

subscribe for latest stories