Channel 24 is a news channel of Bangladesh. It was launched on 24 May 2012, and is owned by Times Media LTD. It has gained popularity for news, scripted, and non-fiction programs.
Channel 24 airs two live interactive sports bulletins, called Sports 24, four times a day. The primary foci of the night bulletin are local and international sports events, including daily events, special reports, analyses and investigative reports. Match previews, point tables (graphics), key factors (graphics) and other analyses are displayed and discussed graphically. Each day includes a dedicated segment for one of the seven divisions of Bangladesh. There is also an “Event of the Day” and “Moment of the Day” in the night bulletin. A segment called “Off Track”, focuses on soft stories. During the Thursday night bulletin, burning issues, problems and corruption of sports are discussed. On Friday, stories of a struggling sportsman are displayed.
The daily sports program for Channel 24 is called Beyond the Gallery, which telecasts at 1:00 pm every day except Friday. Its focuses on local and international sports events, with special emphasis on cricket and football, daily events, special reports, analyses and investigative reports.