Television

BARC week 31: Star Plus, Ten Sports, Nick, Times Now rule the roost

https://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/default/files/styles/smartcrop_800x800/public/images/tv-images/2015/08/13/barc.jpg?itok=SzcVLSmb

MUMBAI: Star Plus continued to retain its leadership position in the general entertainment channel (GEC) category as it fetched 417090 (000 Sum) in the week 31 analysis of Broadcast Audience Measurement Council India (BARC) ratings. 

The second slot was booked by Colors with 340631 (000 Sum) followed by Zee TV with 261527 (000 Sum). Life OK with 235201 (000 Sum) was above Sab at the fourth berth, wherein the latter fetched 197346 (000 Sum).

Zee TV’s Kumkum Bhagya with 5868 (000 sum) dethroned Star Plus’ Saath Nibhaana Saathiya with 5805 (000 sum) to grab the pole position in BARC India's list of top programs. Colors’ Sasural Simar Ka with 5121 (000 sum) and Swaragini with 4986 (000 sum) secured third and fourth place respectively.

There was no change in the leadership position in the sports genre either as Ten Sports backed by WWE continued to lead the tally with 32203 (000 Sum). The live broadcaster of Sri Lanka VS Pakistan T20 match - Ten Cricket garnered 19549 (000 Sum) and sat on the second slot over Star Sports 2, which secured third position with 14427 (000 Sum)

Nick also managed to keep its leadership position intact in the kids genre with 46317 (000 Sum) followed by Pogo TV with 37391 (000 Sum). Cartoon Network with 27112 (000 Sum) secured third place.

Times Now continued its undisputed run as the leader in the English News genre with 599 (000 Sum) followed by India Today Television with 201 (000 Sum). NDTV 24x7 with 168 (000 Sum) secured the third position.

Latest Reads

https://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/default/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2019/11/18/disney.jpg?itok=N9YL6kBF
Disney's Frozen 2 collaborates with 67 brands

MUMBAI: Disney’s Frozen 2, the sequel to one of the highest-grossing animated films of all time, is around the corner and the excitement amongst fans and brands is big. Disney’s consumer products business in India has collaborated with 67 brands across categories to bring alive the magic of...

Television TV Channels Kids
https://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/default/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2019/11/18/khandani.jpg?itok=siwz8VBm
Sony MAX to premiere Khandaani Shafakhana on Nov 22

MUMBAI: Sony MAX presents ‘Khandaani Shafakhana’ as its World Television Premiere this November. The film starring Sonakshi Sinha, Varun Sharma and popular singer Badshah will help break the taboo around the topic of fertility clinics in small town India. The film will premiere on 22nd November...

Television TV Channels Movie Channels
https://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/default/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2019/11/18/epic.jpg?itok=34uoPcVq
Epic Channel completes five years

MUMBAI: EPIC Channel - India Ka Apna Infotainment is celebrating 5 years on television on November 19, 2019. Launched in 2014, EPIC has carved a special niche for itself while simultaneously it has raised the bar of expectations for quality Indian content. As the country’s only Hindi-language,...

Television TV Channels Factual
https://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/default/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2019/11/18/lallantop.jpg?itok=CoQRKtJ3
Lallantop becomes India’s only digital first news brand to cross 10 mln subs on YouTube

MUMBAI: India's most popular new-age news brand, The Lallantop, has crossed yet another milestone by reaching a whopping 10-million subscriber base on YouTube.

Television TV Channels News Broadcasting
https://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/default/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2019/11/18/sony-yay.jpg?itok=NvVIauJF
Sony YAY! associates with Crossword Bookstores to celebrate Children's Day

MUMBAI: This Children’s Day, Sony YAY! in association with Crossword Bookstores took upon themselves to disrupt the regular routines of some families and brought them together for a day full of unlimited masti. The idea was to revive the innocent and euphoric yet simple delights of childhood in...

Television TV Channels Kids
https://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/default/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2019/11/18/OMG%21%20Yeh%20Mera%20India.jpg?itok=TDG3SJhF
History TV18 to premiere 'OMG! Yeh Mera India' S6 on Nov 18

MUMBAI: HistoryTV18 presents the sixth season of India’s most successful and longest-running factual entertainment series, ‘OMG! Yeh Mera India.’ Premiering on 18th November, this season will have 10 episodes, airing every Monday at 8 PM. The new season builds on the wonder and magic of earlier...

Television TV Channels Factual
https://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/default/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2019/11/18/enter10.jpg?itok=MsXuluEq
Enterr10 to invest in library, innovative programming & distribution to secure market leadership

Free to air (FTA) channels aren’t expected to rule BARC charts. But beating all odds, Enter10 Television has managed to break that stereotype over and over. With five FTA channels in its bucket - Dangal TV, Bhojpuri Cinema, Fakt Marathi, Enterr10 and the newly-launched Enterr10 Bangla, the network...

Television TV Channels Movie Channels
https://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/default/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2019/11/18/Eros-now.jpg?itok=k2xmSovn
Eros Now partly assuages Eros International's syndication declines

Eros International Plc (Eros) reported 49.1 percent decline in aggregate revenue to $23.1 million for the quarter ended 30 September 2019 (Q2 2019, quarter or period under review) as compared to the corresponding year ago quarter’s $63.4 revenue.

Television Production House Fiction
https://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/default/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2019/11/16/BARC.jpg?itok=E_WBkCzr
BARC week 45: Santoor Beauty Soap claims top spot among brands

The Broadcast Audience Research Council (BARC) India has released its data for top advertisers and brands for the period between 2 November and 8 November 2019. The data reflects the top 10 advertisers and brands across genre on Indian television, including OOH screen, (U+R): 2+, Individuals NCCS...

Television TV Channels Viewership

Sign up for our Newsletter

subscribe for latest stories