In India there are more than 100 National and regional news channels But there are about 30 channels in Hindi. We are here with list of Top 10 Popular Hindi News Channels in India.
10 DD News
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DD News is first news channel in India covering whole country. This channel replaced DD metro by Prasar Bharati Launched on Nov 3, 2003 . It telecast Hindi and English news subsequently.
9 Sahara Samay
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Sahara Samay is among one of the six free-to-air news channel. It is a 24×7 Hindi news channel and belong to Sahara India Pariwar.
8 India News
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The channel known for its bold content and huge network of reporters and stringers. The channel run by Indian company Information TV (ITV) Media Group. Famous news anchor Deepak Chaurasia also adjunct with this news channel.
7 News 24
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News 24 is a free-to-air news channel which broadcast 24×7. The channel owned by Ajit Anjum, Anuradha Mishra and Anuradha Prasad. The channel is a propriety of B.A.G. Films and Media Limited.
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IBN (Indian Broadcast Network) -7 is a 24×7 Hindi news channel propriety of IBN18 Broadcast Limited, subsidiary of Network 18 Ltd. The channel led by Rajdeep Sardesai, a well-known news anchor graceful by Padma Shri. Recently MD of IBN-7 “Aashutosh” leaves the channel to join AAP (Aam Aadmi Party). The channel slogan is “बेबाक बेखौफ”.
5 ABP News
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ABP News previously known as STAR News is a propriety of ABP Group. From February 1998 to May 31, 2012 it is known as STAR News a joint venture of News Corporation and STAR TV/Fox International Channels. The channel headquarter situated in Mumbai, India. The channel slogan is “आपको रखे आगे”.
4 India TV
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India TV founded on May 20, 2004 by renowned face Rajat Sharma and Wife Ritu Dhawan. The channel headquarter based in Noida, Uttar Pradesh, India. The channel is a propriety of Independent News Service Private Limited.
Rajat Sharma known for anchoring the famous TV serial Aap Ki Adalat on Zee TV and Janta Ki Adalat on STAR TV. The channel slogan is Aap Ki Awaaz (Voice of Public)
3 NDTV India
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NDTV India, a 24×7 Hindi news channel owned by New Delhi Television Limited. The famous news reporter and anchor Vinod Dua also associated with NDTV India. The channel also have some prominent news reporter like Pankaj Panchauri and Sonia (Verma) Singh. Headquarter of channel is situated in New Delhi.
2 Zee News
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Zee News owned by Essel Group is an 24×7 news channel. When Zee news started in 1999 it was completely an English news channel but after success of some Hindi news channel like “Aaj Tak” it is completely transform in Hindi in year 2003. The company headquarter is situated in Worli, Mumbai, India.
Some controversies also associated with this channel, after 2003 when it became a Hindi news channel it is affiliated with the BJP. The channel also have some controversies over Arvind Kejariwal and Anna Hazare relationship, Naveen Zindal and Coal Scam etc.
1 Aaj Tak
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Aaj Tak is a free-to-air news channel for Indian market, while from 2006 it began offering a pay channel to International Market. Aaj Tak owned by TV Today Network Ltd. The slogan of the channel is “Sabse Tez” (English: ‘The Fastest’).
From last 13 years Aaj Tak continuously won the Indian Television Academy Award for Best News Channel. According to BBC & Reuters survey held in 2006 for most trusted news channel in Indian people, Aaj Tak save the place.