TLC (Indian TV channel)
TLC India is an Indian television channel, previously known as Discovery Travel & Living. It focuses on lifestyle programmes, with topics such health, cooking and travel.
2 June 2014 (HD)
|Owned by||Discovery Networks Asia Pacific|
|Picture format||576i (SD)|
|Broadcast area||India, Pakistan, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, Nepal and Bhutan|
|Headquarters||Mumbai, Maharashtra, India|
|Formerly called||Discovery Travel & Living (2004-2010)|
|Sister channel(s)||Animal Planet|
|Tata Sky||Channel 456 (SD)|
Channel 457 (HD)
|Dish TV||Channel 463 (SD)|
Channel 49 (HD)
|Big TV||Channel 291 (SD)|
|Airtel Digital TV||Channel 408 (SD)|
Channel 409 (HD)
|Videocon d2h||Channel 469 (SD)|
Channel 470 (HD)
|Dialog TV |
|Channel 63 (SD)|
Channel 115 (HD)
|Asianet Digital (India)||Channel 381 (SD)|
Channel 821 (HD)
|APSFL (Andhra pradesh)||Channel 362 (HD)|
The channel launched in October 2004 and was the first international channel launched under the "Discovery Travel & Living" name.
The channel features both original productions and imported programmes. The first local original production for the channel was The Great Indian Wedding. The series was produced by Blue Mango Films, a leading non-fiction film company in India. Following its success, the channel has started offering more Indian programming.
Programmes shown in the channel include:
- Ultimate Cake Off
- Man v. Food
- Ravinder's Kitchen
- Fun Taiwan All-Stars
- Gordon's Great Escape
- Great Indian Global kitchen
- Food Fighters (TV series)
- Fast Food Mania
- Hell's Kitchen (U.S. TV series)
- Planet Food
- Bizarre Foods with Andrew Zimmern
- Jamie at Home
- Nigel Slater's Dish of the Day
- World Cafe: Asia
- Luke Nguyen's Vietnam
- Off Road with Gul Panag
- Chuck's Week Off
- Bridget's Sexiest Beaches
- Outrageeous Kid Parties
- 90 Day Fiance
- Extreme Couponing
- Amazing Eats
- The Taste (UK TV series)
- Kylie Kwong: My China
- Get Out!
- Wild Weddings
- Jamie's 30 minute meals
- Queens of Comedy (upcoming)
- "Discovery travel-lifestyle channel to launch in October". Indiantelevision.com. 10 August 2004.
- "Discovery Travel & Living unveils 1st local production The Great Indian Wedding". Indiantelevision.com. 11 August 2006.
- "TLC to replace Discovery Travel and Living from 1 September". Indiantelevision.com. 29 July 2010. Retrieved 23 August 2010.
- "Discovery launches three new channels". afaqs.com. afaqs! news bureau. Retrieved 3 June 2014.