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India Today (TV channel)

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India Today is a 24-hour English language television network based in Noida, Uttar Pradesh that carries news, current affairs and business programming in India. The channel is owned by TV Today Network Ltd, which is a part of Living Media.

India Today
India Today TV Channel logo.jpg
India Today logo
Launched7 April 2003; 16 years ago (2003-04-07)
Owned byLiving Media
Picture format4:3 (576i, SDTV)
CountryIndia
LanguageEnglish
Broadcast areaIndia
Worldwide
HeadquartersNoida, Uttar Pradesh, India[1]
Formerly calledHeadlines Today
Sister channel(s)Aaj Tak, Dilli Aaj Tak, Aajtak Tez, Aaj Tak HD
Websitewww.indiatoday.in
Availability
Satellite
Airtel Digital TV (India)Channel 372
Reliance Digital TV (India)Channel 455
Sun Direct (India)Channel 557
Tata Sky (India)Channel 609
Videocon d2h (India)Channel 357
Cable
Asianet Digital (India)Channel 424
Siti Cable (India)Channel 429
Streaming media
India Today LiveWatch Live

Contents

HistoryEdit

The channel was launched in 2003 as a sister channel of the Hindi Aaj Tak news channel. It is one of the four news channels from the TV Today Network stable, the others being Aaj Tak, Tez and Delhi Aaj Tak. Alok Verma[2] was brought in as the Executive Producer to successfully launch TV Today group's foray into the English news channel category.[3][4] Media watchers flagged the channel for unethical use of footage in September 2015[5] and sexist content.[6]

Associated journalistsEdit

  • Gaurav C Sawant - Executive Editor
  • Rahul Kanwal - Managing Editor
  • Rajdeep Sardesai - Consulting Editor
  • Karan Thapar - host of a show on the channel called To The Point
  • Alok Verma - Former Executive Producer and Head of Special Projects at TV Today

AwardsEdit

  • Exchange4media News Broadcasting Awards 2015[7]

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "India Today Group". India Today Group. Retrieved 9 October 2010.
  2. ^ "Alok Verma to head TV Today spl. projects". 8 November 2004.
  3. ^ "Aaj Tak English channel may launch in 10 days". Indian Television. 24 February 2003. Retrieved 3 April 2017.
  4. ^ "TV Today's Delhi Aaj Tak likely to launch mid-May". Indian Television. Archived from the original on 7 February 2016. Retrieved 3 April 2017.
  5. ^ "Unethical use of unrelated videos".
  6. ^ "India Today's offensive video".
  7. ^ "TV Today Network wins big at ENBA 2015". Retrieved 3 April 2017.

External linksEdit