Channel V India
Channel V India (styled Channel [V] India) is an Indian television channel that is an affiliate of the international Channel V. The channel owned by STAR India and 21st Century Fox broadcasts a mix of music and original fiction programs. From an international music channel in its early days to a Bollywood music driven one to a youth oriented entertainment is the path it has taken.
|Channel V India|
|Launched||23 May 1994|
|Owned by||STAR India
21st Century Fox
|Picture format||576i (SDTV),
|Broadcast area||Indian subcontinent|
|Airtel Digital TV (India)||Channel 118|
|Dish Home (Nepal)||Channel 404|
|Dish TV (India)||Channel 129|
|Reliance Digital TV (India)||Channel 221|
|Sun Direct (India)||Channel 328|
|Tata Sky (India)||Channel 109|
|Videocon d2h (India)||Channel 119|
|Hathway (India)||Channel 7|
|UCS (Bangladesh)||Channel 57|
On 1 July 2012, Channel V India discontinued music programming. It started focusing on original content through fiction dailies and studio formats that addressed youth issues. However On June 30, 2016 the channel discontinued fiction dailies and studio formats and went back to 24-hours music channel format.
On August 1, 2016 the channel changed its look and logo and continued music programming which plays latest Indian and International hits catering to the tastes of the discerning Indian youth.
The current shows on-air attempt to capture all the different moods of the viewers. They are:
- Axe Ur Ex
- Best Friends Forever?
- The Buddy Project
- Channel V Presents Bollywood Nonsensex
- Chat Room
- Coke V Popstars
- Confessions of an Indian Teenager
- Crazy Stupid Ishq
- Dare 2 Date
- Dil Dosti Dance
- Channel V Freedom Express
- Friends: Conditions apply
- Get Gorgeous
- Heroes – The Fightback Files
- House Arrest
- Humse Hai Liife
- Ishq Unplugged
- It's Complicated – Relationships Ka Naya Status
- Jhalli Anjali Ke Tootey Dil Ki Amazing Story
- Meri Life Meri Choice
- Million Dollar Girl
- O Gujariya: Badlein Chal Duniya
- Paanch 5 Wrongs Make A Right
- PS I hate you
- Sadda Haq
- Secret Diaries
- Stay Tuned
- Suvreen Guggal – Topper of The Year
- Swim Team
- Tony B Show
- Twist Wala Love
- The Udham Singh Show
- V Day Trippin with the Stars
- V Distraction
- V The Player
- V The Serial
- V Style Rang Barse
- Ye Parindey
- Yeh Jawani Ta Ra Ri Ri
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