Boom: TV News channels in India

Newscasts are suddenly hot property and are vying for attention with other popular programs broadcast on different channels. All major television networks are among at least one news channel to their bouquet. The biggest headache for the launch of a satellite channel for the software program is available all day. At this point, information gathering is an important task for the 24-hour news channel. To fulfill this mission, and the emerging electronic channels are always trying toto cover all incidents regardless of size, location and time. These channels not only revolutionized television news in India, but also change the format of the messages. Prior to 1990, had monopolized Doordarshan news in Indian television and also broadcasts the news turned into a sloppy operation. Now the private channels in the news a key raw material like food, clothing and shelter. The strength of today's news is its timeliness, objectivity,editing glossy high-quality optics. Currently a long way to DD-old has traveled. From local events, international events, news, analysis, news, soap operas on television page3 news, every action is under the responsibility of the news. In this article we covered some important changes to news channels in India before and after the Gulf War.

Indian Television – Flashback

Television in India is undergoing radical changes in the current liberalized environment. Aunderstand these changes must be an idea to a short road that crosses the TV channels have so far. The journey began as an experimental basis, with financial assistance from UNESCO on September 15, 1959. The study improvised Akashvani Bhavan in New Delhi was chosen for the position of this experiment. The experiment began with a one hour program, aired twice a week on health, civil rights, education and the direction of traffic, etc. As for the news in question wasbegan exactly six years after the creation of television. Daily one-hour program with a news bulletin was to serve the Indian public. But a major drawback of television is that you could not enjoy the original color of the objects, since the transmission in black and white. Prime Multi-Color Program was the first minister to the nation from the Red Fort of Delhi, India on Independence Day 35. The same day, DD National channel was launched. The purpose of theStart the National channel of maintaining national integration and to inculcate a sense of pride for Indians. Indian public also enjoyed the colored version of the Asian Games in New Delhi at his salon. The coverage of various events and occasions to help out behind the strong infiltration of television signals on the corners and the corners of the subcontinent. Indian government had taken all possible steps to expand television coverage and demographicallygeographically. In 1983, the TV signals are available to only 28% of the population, they had until the end of 1985 and 1990 over 90% doubled the population had access to TV signals. In 1984, DD Metro channel was added to provide an exclusive entertainment for the urban public. On top of this channel was limited to the cities.
As a public broadcaster, Doordarshan presented the news so naturalized. All matters under discussion were included in theMat. The ruling government had a strong influence on television. Doordarshan news in a position to provide international news to the national audience. Objectivity was the first victim was a cut news was always there, to meet the ruling party. Your message has been freed from the limitations of preparation DD and won the objectivity and credibility, as New Delhi Television (NDTV) has produced "The World This Week" in 1988. Each was scheduled for FridayObserving Night, "The World This Week". This was the only India-based program that looked at the rest of the world. The world this week was the best news on the international scene stuff and brought good news, the news was not carried out regular DD. This program is one of the best and most popular place TV shows in the country. In 1989, NDTV India produces first live television coverage of the country in generalElections. The critical and commercial success of the relationship sets a new standard for Indian television. After the Gulf War the media landscape has changed forever.

Gulf War – The Catalyst

Post-1990 satellite television in India has become transnational in nature. And 'coincided with the entry of multinationals into the Indian market as part of the privatization policy of the government. International satellite TV in India was on CNN's coverage of the introductionGulf War in 1991. In August 1991, Richard Li-Star Plus launched the first satellite channel beamed the signal to the Indian subcontinent. Subhash Chandra Zee TV was released in October 1992. It 'the first Hindi channel in India with the private interest of the Indian public needs'. This power of Sony and a little 'later by national channels like Eenadu, Asianet and Sun TV followed. Entertainment programs had begun to occupy the center of the programming strategies of the organizationand advertising had come to be the most important source of financing. For the first Doordarshan, had in the process of social and economic development assistance has decreased significantly. Doordarshan had to face strong competition in public affairs news and programming with international channels like BBC and CNN. Doordarshan plans to sell some slots for broadcast news in the category sponsored. In February 1995, NDTV was the first manufacturer in the country's private news agency in the national press'Tonight ', which aired the country's government-owned Doordarshan a new benchmark for Indian television because of its on-site reporting with images in question. In the same year, TV Today Network occupied a slot in DD Metro channel 20 minutes and has posted a Hindi and current program "Aaj Tak". This program has been known for its broad coverage and unique style of presentation of the late SP Singh. But remember the sign-up message "ThiKhabar Aaj Tak, Intizar. Observed Kijiya Kal Tak. "A great number of viewers across India, Aaj Tak had the daily habit for his innovative style of presentation of news. Nalini Singh even five minutes later, news of the day condensed capsule was Dekha Ankhon Business Today Aaj Tak TV Network and Metro Track news channel Doordarshan aired. This is the time to focus on satellite channels in a program of entertainment for the respective channels.Doordarshan was still the most sought-after area of ​​"news" dominates.

The major players

Doordarshan monopoly was broken in 1992, emigrated as a private television station on the border Indians and entertain the audience as possible. In the early 1990's has been offering private channels only entertainment programs. The entertainment programs include family drama, comedy series, children's programs, cartoons, movies, talk shows, recipe shows, music concerts,Non-fiction programs, etc. Some private channels of entertainment added infotainment programs for their fixed point chart (FPC). Keep the demand for infotainment programs in mind, he began to produce homes of the media, magazines, entertainment magazines and news programs on different channels. On India's leading business and consumer news broadcaster and a leading supplier of multimedia content, Television Eighteen India Limited (TV18) has launched the first magazine of entertainment in India'The India Show' on Star Plus in 1993. These new mid-power television content provided first time for almost all the satellite channels in India including BBC, Star Plus, Sony Entertainment Television, Zee, MTV and Discovery. After the exhibition India, produces a weekly economic news TV18 Italy Economics Program Report for BBC World. Indian viewers had very limited possibilities (such as public service broadcaster Doordarshan, BBC and CNN) to watch the news. ForTV news was to see the Dordarshan public and some international news channels such as BBC or CNN. In this race, more news, more information is available, Zee TV jumped into the battlefield with the introduction of the news channel Zee News in 1995. This news and current affairs channel has revolutionized the way in which it was delivered new to the public. Since its founding Zee News is committed to providing the fastest news, work towards a goal of SABS Pahl (always first). OtherAround-the-clock news channel, Star TV, Murdoch only their 24-hour news channels, Star News in 1998, with exposed beams. Stern has an offer of contract for 5 years with Roy Prannoy owned NDTV (New Delhi Television Company) to the news content of this news channel.
The relentless coverage of the Kargil war between India and Pakistan gained more publicity and attracted more viewers to the electronic channel. The conflict is also a landmark television news for warJournalism. During the Kargil war witnessed ordinary citizens, like their brave fight in spite of Java in hostile conditions and observe the front of the only news channel, Star TV and Zee news live. Live coverage helped from the battlefield, a euphoria of patriotism among the Indian masses that create the latest in the huge fundraising for the welfare of the families of Kargil martyrs easier. Each newsletter draws attention to the large number of spectators, but the Kargil warattracts private broadcasters in the broadcasting sector to invest more money, a news channel. In November 1999, TV18 launch into a joint venture with CNBC Asia 49:51 on CNBC India. TV18 is the sole supplier program, CNBC India, and produces 12 hours of local content per day of this 24-hour satellite channel.
After the great success of the news program "Aaj Tak", TV Today group of 24 hours Hindi news channel with the same name "Aaj Tak", inDecember 2000, which covers India with insight, courage and a lot of local color. Within 11 months after its launch, Aaj Tak emerged as India's number one news channel and has received the Best News Channel award from Indian Television Academy Awards. Some mega-events in addition to the regular items of interest (eg Kandhahar kidnap, September 11, war in Afghanistan, attack on parliament, the war in Iraq, Godhra carnage and riots) have guided the audience. Over time, NDTV is 5 yearsContract with the Star Group for the outsourcing of programming for news and expired in March 2003. With the phasing in business NDTV broadcasting through the simultaneous introduction of two channels 24 hours a day forayed News, NDTV 24×7 – English news channel NDTV and India – Hindi news channel, which targets the Indian diaspora around the world . News crazy Indians received more news from different channels at high speed. All unusual details can be recorded by the camera are everywhereRastrapati Bhawan to the bedroom. The power of television journalism has been more visible from major sting operations like Operation West End and Shakti Kapoor case. This style of investigative journalism is a change in the way we brought news, amidst new notions of editorial freedom. Largest family in the world, "Sahara India Parivar 'has launched a national 24-hour Hindi news channel, Sahara Samay, March 28, 2003. It' the first city-centric satellite news channelsfor 31 cities in India with its news the same city. Keep in mind the request for information, the Union Cabinet has approved a proposal to convert the DD Metro to DD news in a meeting Oct. 3, 2003. Accordingly, these decisions have been called DD-News Channel 3 November 2003 to life. You may have noticed that the news channels have to have specific language. But DD news channel that provides the clock news broadcasts in Hindi / English is also broadcast twice daily on NationalNational Network of DD.
"Aap Ki Adalat 'fame Rajat Sharma, Sohaib Ilyas, the man behind the highly successful' Most Wanted 'India and Taun Tejpal, editor in chief of Tehelka roped together and started a free-to-air Hindi news and current affairs channel India TV May 20, 2004. Attendance Indians had more expectations from this channel. The long-awaited news channel wants to stand out from the existing standards of responsible journalism.At the launch, Rajat Sharma, Chairman, India TV, said: "We want to convey the manner in which coverage is set to change all over the country, India TV will set new standards, while maintaining international standards of responsible coverage along and credible, there .. stay away from graphic violence and sensationalism of news. Defend the viewer right to information and the right to truth and truthfulness be corrected. India is not just a TV news channel,There is a movement. "NDTV to create a pioneer in television news in India, set a new revolution in high-quality economic news of the launch of NDTV Profit. NDTV, 24 hours business channel launched January 17, 2005.
There is no saturation point for the introduction of a news channel, just booming like the sky as the limit. Entertainment channel for the infotainment channel, the channel of infotainment news channels, news channels for business channel and business channel much more. Now theSatellite news channels to become an international standard. When it comes to money, is CNBC TV18, the business channel unique to the medium of choice for the Indian decision makers, affluent audiences around the country since 1999. He set the pace for growth in the number of TV channels, a channel called 24 hours in consumer Awaaz Hindi. "This news station is focused on empowering consumers in the process of decision-makingInvestment, saving and spending. All programs are catering to consumers in different areas of life that contain personal finances; variety of markets, including commodities, stocks, savings, etc., and small businesses, educational and vocational guidance, and vertical such as health, shops etc.
Another news channel space was finally packed into Indian television news already launched. Jagran TV Pvt Limited news channel, Channel 7, aired March 27, 2005 to a network. TheChannel was set to be set for the public at large Hindi-speaking right, already lined up a series of information channels. Channel 7 program develops each respond with an attempt to get all kinds of public and not only by the mostly male audience, which has attracted to news channels.

Regional Leader

To satisfy the interest of the Indians, programs to broadcast live television Doordarshan in Hindi and associate official languages. He launched a series of regional satellite channels Language(DD – 4 DD – 11 and DD – 13) and programs broadcast in Assamese, Bengali, Gujarati, Malayalam, Marathi, Kannada, Telugu, Kashmiri, Oriya and Tamil. The regional channels broadcast on all terrestrial broadcasters in the state, and other programs in the language of the region in prime time and prime time, not only through cable operators. Regional satellite channels, Doordarshan news program communicated with several major entertainment.
If you think the privateregional broadcasters have followed the path of Big Brother (ie Doordarshan). They are neither complete nor exclusive entertainment channel news channel. They are following the middle path and held up a channel of infotainment. The private channels televise through the languages ​​of the dominant state. Advertising revenues on the rise and an increasing number of spectators were the impetus for many big players available to enter the business. Some leading regional media like ETV, SunTV, have a strong grip on the regional market, Asianet. Some major players tried their luck in different states. Zee TV has three regional channels, Zee Marathi, Zee Punjabi and Zee Bangla. Star network Tamilnadu received through the introduction of Star Vijay, one of the most popular entertainment channels in India broadcasting in Tamil. In addition, ETV Network has long been part of the Ramoji Group, has 12 regional channels is dedicated infotainment. ETV Network is the source ofanimation program rich in eight different languages. These are: Telugu, Bangla, Marathi, Kannada, Oriya, Gujarati, Urdu, Hindi and the public in Uttar Pradesh, Rajasthan, Bihar and Madhya Pradesh. Each channel ETV Network focuses exclusively on the cultural identity of its audience, its desires and its strong socio-political. We think South Indian Telugu language, there are about a dozen satellite channels are roaming around the sky with different flavors anddifferent flavor. These channels include three channels of news, a song based channels and rest are infotainment channels. If we focus on news, three channels (ETV2, TV 9 and Teja News) devoted solely to news broadcasts.
Sahara India Pariwar is proud to have five news channels, like the bouquet of Sahara Samay. These channels are: Sahara Samay NCR, Sahara Samay Mumbai, Sahara Samay Bihar and Jharkhand, Sahara Samay Madhya Pradesh and Chattisgarh and Sahara SamayUttar Pradesh and Uttranchal. Sahara Samay has already managed to attract a loyal audience in India through a bouquet of national and regional news channels since its launch. These channels are channels with a young and dynamic students and women, except hard-news stuff. The regional news channels covering the entire spectrum of genres, with specific programs on lifestyle, fashion, food, shopping, health and fitness, sports, education, employment and urban problems, unless theyuser-friendly information on traffic updates, city events, train and air time, etc. Now national news channels can not be limited to its limit at the national level. One can not ignore the national press because of strong competition as regional channels used. Regional news channels participate in the competition with a strong will, and also with the objective portrait of regional issues nationally and internationally.


Now the television industry is becoming more specific.In this highly competitive market, the channels to specific audiences. News channels attract more viewers than its goal through interactive and interesting programs. Each channel needs to do extensive research on different concepts and different themes to attract more spectators and more advertisers at the same time. After all the ads that bread and butter for the channels. With growing consumer preference for news, television news channels have grown fasteras other niche channels. News channels are like the sky is booming as a border. These days are not far away when we get news satellite channel for all major cities in India. The stay abroad, we are able to update us on all the events in our hometown. Well news is not confined to political events. And 'the limit, every corner and hidden side of society, to extend. Finally we come to the conclusion that everything is strange or repulsive message.There are strict rules definingnews.

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