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BARC week 1: Times Now, ET Now, Aaj Tak & CNBC Awaaz dominate respective genres

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MUMBAI: Times Network’s English and business news channel Times Now and ET Now continue to lead their respective genres in week 1. On the other hand, Aaj Tak and CNBC Awaaz in Hindi and Hindi business news genres continue to lead, according Broadcast Audience Research Council (BARC) all India ratings.

English News

Times Now continues to rule the English news genre and grabbed the pole position with 711 (‘000s) followed by NDTV 24x7 in second place with 348 (‘000s). CNN-IBN with 331 (‘000s) stood at number three. India Today with 223 (‘000s) and BBC World News with 119 (‘000s) were perched at the fourth and fifth spot respectively.

English Business News

ET Now continues to dominate the English business news genre with 323 (‘000s) followed by CNBC TV18 with 265 (‘000s) in the second place and NDTV Profit and NDTV Prime with 110 (‘000s) stood at number three. Bloomberg TV maintained its fifth slot with 11 (‘000s).

Hindi News

Aaj Tak with 109610 (‘000s) grabbed the pole position in the Hindi news segment. India TV garnered the second position with 81356 (‘000s) and ABP News stood at number three with 68435 (‘000s). Zee News with 63089 (‘000s) and News Nation with 62526 (‘000s) grabbed the fourth and fifth slot respectively.

Hindi Business News

CNBC Awaaz led the genre with 1522 (‘000s) followed by Zee Business with 795 (‘000s) at number two.

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