News18 Lokmat

News18Lokmat is a 24-hour Marathi-language news channel based in Mumbai, Maharashtra, India. It is a joint venture between Network 18 and Lokmat Group the publisher of the newspaper Lokmat.[3]

News18Lokmat
News18logo.jpg
CountryIndia
HeadquartersMumbai, Maharashtra, India
Programming
Language(s)Marathi
Picture format16:9 (576i, SDTV)
Ownership
OwnerTV18 (Network 18)
Sister channelsNews18 India
CNN-News18
News18 Bangla
News18 Gujarati
News18 Kannada
News18 Tamil Nadu
News 18 Kerala
News18 Urdu
News18 Assam-North East
News18 Odia
News18 Uttar Pradesh Uttarakhand
News18 Madhya Pradesh Chhattisgarh
News18 Bihar-Jharkhand
News18 Punjab-Haryana-Himachal
News18 Rajasthan
History
Launched6 April 2008
Links
Websitelokmat.news18.com
Availability
Satellite
Tata Sky
(India)
Channel 1214[1]
Videocon d2h
(India)
Channel 781[2]
Streaming media
Live StreamWatch Live

The channel was launched as IBN Lokmat on 6 April 2008, the day of the Hindu New Year festival Gudi Padwa. It was branded as News 18 Lokmat from 6 November 2017.[4]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Tata Sky DTH TV guide, DTH channels, DTH services". Tata Sky. Archived from the original on 6 February 2015. Retrieved 27 January 2015.
  2. ^ "EPG". Videocon d2h. Retrieved 27 January 2015.
  3. ^ "TV 18, Lokmat in JV to launch Marathi news channel".
  4. ^ "Network18 re-brands IBN Lokmat as News18 Lokmat". TelevisionPost. 6 November 2017. Retrieved 5 January 2018.