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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.[1] 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.[1]

Channel V India
Channel V India
Launched 23 May 1994; 24 years ago (1994-05-23)
Owned by STAR India
21st Century Fox
Picture format 576i (SDTV),
1080i (HDTV)
Slogan CORЯECT है
(Its Correct)
Country India
Language English
Hindi
Broadcast area Indian subcontinent
Headquarters Mumbai, India
Website www.channelv.in
Availability
Satellite
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
Cable
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.[2] However On June 30, 2016 the channel discontinued fiction dailies and studio formats and went back to 24-hours music channel format.[3]

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.[4]

Contents

ProgrammingEdit

ShowsEdit

The current shows on-air attempt to capture all the different moods of the viewers. They are:

  • Dance with V[4]
  • V Hangover[4]
  • Hit Machine[4]
  • Late Night V[4]
  • V Non-Stop[4]
  • Most Wanted[4]
  • New V
  • V Shuffle[4]
  • V International (not available outside India)[4][5]
  • V Rush[4]
  • V Specials
  • V Supermix
  • V Top 20

Former programmingEdit

Notable VJ'sEdit

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b "Interview with Prem Kamath". indiantelevision.org.in. 18 November 2013. Retrieved 29 May 2015. 
  2. ^ "Paradigm shift in the genre". channelv.in. Retrieved 29 May 2015. 
  3. ^ Channel V to switch back to musicLivemint
  4. ^ a b c d e f g h i j "All about Channel V's new logo and shows". Radioandmusic.com. 2 August 2016. 
  5. ^ a b c d e f g h i j k l Though Today’s Kids Wouldn’t Know It, Channel V Was The Coolest Thing To Have Happened To 90s Kids
  6. ^ "Channel V Presents Bollywood Nonsensex". February 10, 2010. Retrieved November 24, 2017. 
  7. ^ "Channel V is back with a brand new dance fiction show". Times of India. 12 February 2016. 
  8. ^ a b c d e f g Star India's Move to Shut Channel V Operations Makes Fans Nostalgic
  9. ^ a b All About: Channel [v’s fiction shows] 3 January 2012
  10. ^ a b c d e Channel V to go off air: A look at some of the most memorable shows Firstpost 24 November 2017
  11. ^ "'Secret Diaries - The Hidden Chapters' Channel V Upcoming Show Wiki Plot". 
  12. ^ "The Man Behind Simpoo Singh Sodhi". August 21, 2011. Retrieved December 5, 2017. 
  13. ^ "Channel [V] to launch twisted talk show 'Tony B Show'". September 9, 2008. Retrieved November 24, 2017. 
  14. ^ "Channel V : A walk down memory lane". Retrieved November 30, 2017. 
  15. ^ "Channel [V]'s massive onground launch for Idea [v] The Player". December 11, 2009. Retrieved November 24, 2017. 
  16. ^ "Channel V and Red Chillies rolls out Ye Parindey". India Infoline. 21 December 2011. Retrieved 10 May 2017. 
  17. ^ a b c This Is What Our Favorite Channel V And MTV VJs Are Doing These Days

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