MUMBAI: The Hindi news genre
witnessed a lot of shake-up in the top
three order in the last few weeks.
After tasting the No. 1 position in
Week 35, the Rajat Sharma-helmed
India TV stormed back to the top
position in Week 38 of BARC ratings.
Aaj Tak, which has been the leader
for most of the weeks, had to contend
with the No. 2 position in Week 38.
Zee News, which had dislodged Aaj Tak
to become No. 1 in Week 36 for the
first time since BARC ratings rolled
out, took the third slot in Week 38.
ABP News, a consistent top three
channel, remained out of the top
three league for the second week in a
English news channels
In the English news genre, India
Today Television made a comeback to
the No. 2 position by dislodging NDTV,
which was pushed out of the top
three. At No. 3 was CNN-IBN, while
Times Now as usual hogged the top
English biz news
After taking the top position in the
previous week, ET Now consolidated
its position by retaining the top slot
for the second consecutive week.
CNBC TV18, which was pushed to the
second slot, witnessed an increase of
10 ratings in thousands. NDTV Profit/
Prime held on to its third position.
Hindi biz news
The two-channel Hindi business news
genre remained unchanged with CNBC
Awaaz and Zee Business being the top
two channels. CNBC Awaaz gained 147
ratings in thousands while Zee
Business lost almost 96 ratings in