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CNN-News18 overtakes India Today TV at No. 2

MUMBAI: CNN-News18 moved up to the second position in Week 9 of BARC ratings under the new universe. BARC had reported ratings for Week 8 as per the updated universe based on the Broadcast India survey.

India Today Television fell to the third position, according to BARC data for the week ended 3 March.

Times Now, NDTV 24×7 and BBC World News did not see any change in their rankings.

English news urban and rural top 5 channels week 9 yr 17

Top 5 Hindi news channels in Urban+Rural HSM

India News replaced News Nation at the fifth position in Hindi news urban + rural Hindi-speaking market (HSM).

Other rankings remained unchanged, with Aaj Tak ahead of the pack.

Hindi news urban and rural top 5 channels week 9 yr 17
Top 5 Hindi news channels in Urban HSM

News18 India entered the top 5, replacing News Nation at No. 5 in urban HSM.

Aaj Tak, India TV and Zee News continued to be the top three Hindi news channels in urban HSM.

Hindi news Urban top 5 channels week 9 yr 17
Top 5 Hindi news channels in Rural HSM

ABP News surged ahead of India TV to grab the second spot in rural HSM.

There was no other change in the pecking order.

Hindi news rural top 5 channels week 9 yr 17
Top English business news channels

BTVi was overtaken by CNBC TV18 Prime HD in the English business news genre.

CNBC TV18 and ET Now continued to be the top two channels in the genre.

English biz news urban and rural top 5 channels week 9 yr 17

Top Hindi business news channels

There was no change in the pecking order of the Hindi business news channels.

Hindi biz news urban and rural top 2 channels week 9 yr 17

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