News 24 is a 24/7 Hindi speaking News TV channel. The channel was founded in 1993. The channel covers Politics, Sports, Social News, and Entertainment. The slogan is: Think First.
News 24 is a 24-hour Hindi news television channel owned by B.A.G. Films and Media Limited. It was launched in 2007 and it is free-to-air channel in India. News 24 changed its logo with a new design.
Promoted by Anurradha Prasad, sister of BJP minister Ravi Shankar Prasad, along with her husband, Indian National Congress politician Rajeev Shukla. Anuradha Prasad a Media professional for over 20 years is currently the Chairperson & managing director of the BAG films & Media, News 24.
Some of the programs associated with Ms. Anuradha Prasad are AAJ KI BAAT (a talk show aired on DD Metro), ROZANA (news magazine on DD News Channel), ZAIKE KA SAFAR and RU-BA-RU (on Zee TV), CHALTI KA NAAM ANTAKSHRI (on Star Plus), KUMKUM- PYARA SA BANDHAN (on Star Plus) etc.
For her immense contribution to Indian Television and Media Ms. Anuradha has won accolades and awards over the years. She is holding a position as the President of Association of Radio operators for India (AROI) and also, she is a member and treasurer of NBA. She was a member of CII and FICCI Entertainment Committee. She is on the board of Uttaranchal Film Development Council, and is an executive member of Film Producers Guild of India. She has also been awarded with prestigious award “Pt. Haridutt Sharma Award” in the field of Journalism, Writing and Social Services and JP Loknayak Jayaprakash awards 2019 for sterling merit, excellent performance in Journalism sector.Under Ms. Prasad’s directions, the two major news and entertainment channels i.e. News24 and E24 respectively have a great social media presence.
News 24 is a media conglomerate with diversified interests in Production, Television Broadcasting, Radio, New Media Ventures and Education.