NDTV 24×7 (New Delhi Television Limited) is a commercial news and current affairs TV channel, based in New Delhi). NDTV was launched in 2003. The channel won 2 times the Best English News Channel Award, at the Indian Television Academy Awards.
New Delhi Television Limited (NDTV) is an Indian television media company founded in 1988 by Radhika Roy, a journalist. NDTV started off as a content provider for Doordarshan, producing the show The World This Week in November 1988. In 1998 NDTV started its own 24X7 news channel with STAR and later shifted to its own venture in 2003, launching both the English and Hindi versions of the channel. NDTV’s slogan is “Experience. Truth First”.
As of June 2019, New Delhi Television. Securities and Exchange Board of India barred Prannoy Roy and his wife Radhika Roy from accessing the securities market for 2 years after an investigation revealed that they concealed material info from shareholders regarding loan agreements and hence, they cannot hold management positions in NDTV board.In August 2019, its CEO Suparna Singh resigned after CBI booked promoters for alleged FDI norms violation.
NDTV started out as a content provider company for the public broadcaster Doordarshan. It started off in November 1988 by producing the 30 minute weekly news show The World This Week for Doordarshan. In 1989, NDTV created India’s first live coverage and analysis of the general elections. In 1995 NDTV produced a national news show, “Tonight”, which was telecast on Doordarshan.