Top 10 News Channels in the World | List of Best News Channel

Best News Channel in the World | Top 10 List of Most Popular

Television news refers to the practice of disseminating information about the latest events through television media. News events can take anywhere from a few seconds to several hours by presenting the latest developments in local/regional and international events. Television stations usually present news programs as part of their event, and are broadcast every day at certain times. Sometimes television shows can also be tucked in with 'news at a glance' to provide up-to-date reports about an event that is happening or other important impromptu news. This article contains a list of television news channels from worldwide.

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Doordarshan news, commonly known as DD News, is known by its short name, is a Hindi news channel owned by Doordarshan. This is India's only 24-hour terrestrial (broadcast without satellite) news channel. Prasar Bharti Company Board proposed that the DD Metro, which was to be closed, approved to start a 24-hour news channel. It was later approved by the Union Cabinet in the meeting of October 3, 2003.

2. Al Jazeera

Al Jazeera

Al Jazeera is an Arabic and English language television station based in Doha, Qatar. This TV station became popular after the September 11, 2001 attacks, when the station broadcast footage of statements by Osama bin Laden and other al-Qaeda leaders. Al Jazeera claims to be the only politically independent TV station in the Middle East. Al Jazeera currently competes with the BBC on a scale of viewers estimated 50 million viewers.

3. NDTV India

NDTV India

NDTV India is the news channel of the Hindi-language owned by India's NDTV. It started its broadcast in 2003. In June 2016, NDTV decided that two separate channels, NDTV India and NDTV will start in the United Kingdom. NDTV 003 Hindi-language news channel NDTV India 4 hours and 4 hours of English-language news channel NDTV 24×7 was launched.

4. BBC News

BBC News

BBC News Channel is a British Regional News television station based in London, England. In 2006, this channel for the first time succeeded in becoming the United Kingdom's Best News Television news channel, presented by the Royal Television Society. Previously, the BBC News Channel was known as BBC News 24.

5. DW-TV


DW (TV) is a news channel that broadcasts 24 hours a day and seven days a week in German, English, French, Spanish, Arabic, Dari and Pashto. Deutsche Welle, abbreviated DW, is a German, internationally oriented broadcaster and participant in the ARD. Deutsche Welle includes a radio channel, television channel, an internet site in thirty languages and journalism training. The task of the DW is to promote Germany as a democratic constitutional state based on free will, and to promote understanding and exchange between cultures and peoples.

6. RT


RT, formerly known as the Russia Today (Br.: Russia today - an international multilingual) Russian TV channel, which broadcasts news, documentaries, talk show and debate as well as sports news and Russian cultural programs aimed at the foreign market news. RT broadcasts original channel on the English language from the Moscow studio. The transmitter launched in the year 2005. In addition, available in Arabic, "Russia Al-Yaum", launched in 2007, and Spanish-language channel "RT Actualidad", launched in 2009. In 2010, at the studio in Washington launched "RT America" which focuses on the United States.

7. TRT World

TRT World

8. France 24

France 24

France 24 is a French global 24-hour satellite news channel owned by France Médias Monde. France 24 has been set up and is financially supported by the French government. On December 6, 2006 at 8:29 pm the broadcasts started on the internet. A day later the channel could be received via satellite and cable in Europe, Africa, Middle East and the United States.

9. Russia 24

Russia 24

Russia-24 is a Russian federal state news channel. It is part of the All-Russian State Television and Radio Broadcasting Company. Started broadcasting on July 1, 2006. In 2016, the channel began broadcasting on YouTube video hosting. The main feature was that the air can be rewound 4 hours ago. The TV channel included in the first multiplex of digital television in Russia.

10. Sky News

Sky News

Sky News, founded in 1989, is a British 24-hour news channel, part of Sky Limited, which is owned by Comcast. The channel can be received for free in the Netherlands via YouTube and via the ASTRA1 satellite. The motto of the channel is 'First for Breaking News'. Sky News competes internationally with CNN International, BBC World News, Al Jazeera and EuroNews. Nationally, Sky News competes with BBC News and ITV News. Sky News is available in 127 countries and has a reach of 102 million households.

11. Euronews


12. Zee News

Zee News

Zee News, established in 1999, is a TV channel broadcasting news and current events of India. Initially most of the programs were broadcast in the English language. In 2003-04, after the success of Aaj Tak, Zee News was completely converted to Hindi news channel. Zee Entertainment Enterprises Limited (ZEEL) launched it from March 31, 2006.

13. CNBC


In 2007, it reached a combined audience of 390 million viewers. The economic value of its cable broadcast is estimated at approx. 4000 million dollars. The chain offers different supplementary services, the site operates under an alliance with MSN, a financial information service that competes with and Yahoo! Finance.

14. PTV News

PTV News

15. ABC News

ABC News

ABC News 24, Australia is a 24-hour news station, by the Australian Broadcasting Corporation operate. The channel replaced the previous ABC HD station and began broadcasting on July 22, 2010. In January 2010, the Australian Broadcasting Corporation announced that it would launch a 24-hour news channel, ABC News 24. Its Picture format is 576i (SDTV) 16:9 and Audience share is 1.9% nationally (2016 ratings year).

16. IRIB


Fox News is an American subscription news channel owned by Fox Corporation. The channel is available in 85 million households in the United States and there are many more from abroad, broadcasting mainly from studios in New York City. The channel is identified mostly with the right and the Republican Party. It showed support for the war in Iraq. Fox News has been the subject of numerous controversies. Critics of the channel accuse him of orienting notably to conservatism and to the right.

18. CBC News Network

CBC News Network

It is the equivalent of the Information Network (RDI) French. Serving close to 10 million households nationwide and in some northern states, it is the third oldest network of its kind, after CNN in the US and Sky News in the UK. Several NewsWorld programs have also been broadcast on the now defunct NewsWorld International, a US-funded cable network. Although developed by the CBC, NewsWorld International was sold to Vivendi Universal in 2000, and then resold to Al Gore and Joel Hyatt in 2004 until they launched their own cable network, Current TV, in August 2005.

19. NHK World-Japan

NHK World-Japan

20. Al Arabiya

Al Arabiya

21. CNN


CNN is sometimes referred to as CNN US to differentiate between the US channel and its international channel CNN International. In August 2010, CNN could be witnessed in more than 100 million homes in the US. Its broadcast coverage includes more than 890,000 hotel rooms in the United States. The US channel is also broadcast in Canada. Globally, the CNN program is broadcast through CNN International which can be viewed in 212 countries and regions.

22. NBC News

NBC News

NBC News is the news division of the US television network National Broadcasting Company (NBC). It began their broadcasts for the first time on February 21, 1940. Its main program, NBC Nightly News, is broadcast from Studio 3B, located on the third floor of the NBC Studios in the GE Building, which is located at the Rockefeller Center in Midtown Manhattan in New York City. It currently obtains the highest ratings for its morning and evening talk shows.

23. One America News

One America News

One America News Network (OANN), also known as One America News (OAN), is a US Conservative Television Pay channel specializing in news. The network was established on 4 July 2013 and is owned by Herring Networks Inc. The network headquarters is located in San Diego, California, and operates a news agency in Washington, DC and New York City.

24. i24news


25. CBS News

CBS News

26. Voice of America (VOA TV)

Voice of America (VOA TV)

27. Africanews


28. ArirangTV




MSNBC is a cable television news channel that is broadcast 24 hours from the United States, and can be viewed in the United States and Canada. The name of this channel comes from the merging of the names Microsoft and NBC. MSNBC is only aired in the United States, Canada, South America, and Africa. MSNBC has a special site, called which is also a NBC News supplement. Used with important purposes, namely as broadcasting news.

30. teleSUR


31. CNC World

CNC World

32. Belsat TV

Belsat TV

33. Al Jadeed

Al Jadeed

34. Al-Manar


35. Alhurra


36. Al Mayadeen

Al Mayadeen

37. Bloomberg Television

Bloomberg Television

38. CGTN


39. Africa 24

Africa 24

40. Radio Televisión Martí

Radio Televisión Martí

41. Presse Africaine

Presse Africaine

42. Africable


43. A24 news channel

A24 news channel

44. TVC News

TVC News

45. Arise News

Arise News

46. Africa Independent Television

Africa Independent Television

47. RTVI




49. Mirror Now

Mirror Now

Mirror Now is an Indian English news channel. Mirror Now gives priority to credibility compared to acquiring viewer's share.

50. WION


51. SABC News International

SABC News International

52. Republic TV

Republic TV

Republic TV is a TV channel in India that presents programs on news and current affairs. Its base is in Mumbai and Bengaluru. This independent channel started on May 6, 2017, at 10 a.m. Its editor Arnav Goswami is also the owner of a large part of this channel. AsiaNet News owned by the small part of this channel.

53. ET Now

ET Now

ET Now is a business news channel in India. The channel is run by Times Group and ET Channel is working remotely with Reuters. The Daily Newspaper also co-operates with the Daily Times, the daily newspaper in India. It is headquartered in Mumbai.

54. Dawn News

Dawn News

Dawn News is Pakistan's first 24-hour news channel in English. The channel is based in Karachi and is funded by Pakistan herald Publications Limited (PHPL), Pakistan's largest English-language media group. The first test began in May 2007 and the channel was officially opened on July 23, 2007. Dawn News's test broadcasts were opened by former President Pervez Musharraf. The final launch took place while the chief of Pakistan's Supreme Court, Muhammad Chaudry, who had been suspended by Musharraf, was acquitted in court. The canal was previously held at Haroon House, PHPL's headquarters, but later moved to its current location in West Wharf in Karachi. Dawn News has an online streaming service available on its website that allows viewing of the channel abroad.

55. News18 India

News18 India

News 18 India (Earlier IBN7) is a Hindi TV channel. This is a news channel. By 2006-2009 it was originally known as 'Channel 7'. It is owned by TV18. In February 2015, IBN-7, according to a survey of TGI, was one of the top three Hindi news TV channels.

56. ABP News

ABP News

Star News started broadcasting in February 1998. Since 2003, it has become a full Hindi-language channel. This was a first bilingual (Hindi-English) news channel providing service. Until 2003, it was broadcast under the leadership of Star TV and under the direction of NDTV. But after the agreement ended with NDTV in 2003, it was transferred to Star TV by a full Hindi-language channel. On April 16, 2012, ABP Group made Star News ABP News after the cancellation of the agreement with Star TV.

57. Times Now

Times Now

Times Now is a 24 hour broadcast television news channel based in Mumbai, India, which operates in English language. It was India's first news channel to start on the mobile screen (Reliance Infocomm Network). Maruf is the specialist and advisor of Channel Co-strategic affairs. In addition to the conduct of news debates, they have presented a 20-part series on the Indian Armed Forces, entitled 'Line of Duty'.

58. BNN Bloomberg

BNN Bloomberg

'Aaj Tak' is a Hindi news TV channel. It is owned by TV Today Network Limited. It is one of India's most watched Hindi news channels. The headquarters of Aaj Tak is located in New Delhi, India. Aaj Tak has also been summoned as the best news channel by the Limca Book of Records.

60. India TV

India TV

61. ATN News

ATN News

ATN News is the first 24-hour news-oriented television channel in Bangladesh. Originally, it is a subsidiary of ATN Bangla, another popular TV channel in Bangladesh. The channel made its official departure with this slogan of 24 hours on 23 June. The channel has grown into the hands of a group of relentless and devoted newsmen who have signed their work skills at home and abroad. Mishuk Munir, a television journalist and country media personality, was the guardian of the television station. He played a leading role in advancing the television. ATN News has stepped in with a strong commitment to delivering objective and non-partisan news in many parts of the world including Bangladesh.

62. ARY News

ARY News

63. NTV


64. YTN


65. Astro Awani

Astro Awani

66. Dunya News

Dunya News

67. n-tv


68. City 42

City 42

69. Globovisión


70. Odisha TV

Odisha TV

71. TG Norba 24

TG Norba 24

72. TVN24


73. GEO News

GEO News

74. Sun News Network

Sun News Network

75. Asianet News

Asianet News

76. TOLOnews


77. CN23


78. Din News

Din News

79. FOROtv


80. GMA News TV


81. Globo News

Globo News



83. Janasri News

Janasri News

84. Newsmax TV

Newsmax TV

85. Realitatea TV

Realitatea TV

86. Royal News

Royal News

87. TNN24


88. TV 2 News

TV 2 News

89. TheBlaze


90. Channel NewsAsia

Channel NewsAsia

91. Raj News Kannada

Raj News Kannada

92. 3/24


93. 7 News HD

7 News HD

94. ANC


95. Ada Derana

Ada Derana

96. América 24

América 24

97. Apna News

Apna News

98. BFM TV


99. BTVI


100. Band News

Band News

101. BeritaSatu TV

BeritaSatu TV

102. Bernama TV

Bernama TV

103. CCTV-13


104. Global News Network

Global News Network

105. Indus News

Indus News

106. Kasthuri Newz 24

Kasthuri Newz 24

107. LCN


108. Manorama News

Manorama News

109. News One

News One

110. News7


111. Nuestra Tele Noticias 24 Horas

Nuestra Tele Noticias 24 Horas

112. Public TV

Public TV

113. STV Notícias

STV Notícias

114. TV9 (Telugu)

TV9 (Telugu)

115. TVP Info

TVP Info

116. i-Cable Live News Channel

i-Cable Live News Channel

117. 24 Horas

24 Horas

118. CNews


119. CP24


120. CTV News Channel

CTV News Channel

121. Canal 26

Canal 26

122. Channels TV

Channels TV

123. Crónica TV

Crónica TV

124. DYAB Teleradyo

DYAB Teleradyo

125. DZMM TeleRadyo

DZMM TeleRadyo

126. DZRH News Television

DZRH News Television

127. Dzaïr News

Dzaïr News

128. Echo TV

Echo TV

129. Echourouk News

Echourouk News

130. Económico TV

Económico TV

131. Ennahar TV

Ennahar TV

132. Espreso TV

Espreso TV

133. Excélsior TV

Excélsior TV

134. Express News

Express News

135. FTV News

FTV News

136. Focus TV

Focus TV

137. France Info

France Info

138. HKBN News


139. HLN


140. HRT 4


141. HispanTV


142. Hír TV

Hír TV

143. INews TV

INews TV

144. Info TV

Info TV

145. Inquirer 990 Television

Inquirer 990 Television

146. Jai Maharashtra

Jai Maharashtra

147. Jurnal TV

Jurnal TV

148. KTN News

KTN News

149. Khyber News

Khyber News

150. Kolkata TV

Kolkata TV

151. LCI


152. MNC News

MNC News

153. MetroTV


154. Milenio Televisión

Milenio Televisión

155. NPO Nieuws

NPO Nieuws

156. Nation TV

Nation TV

157. Ne Bangla

Ne Bangla

158. News 12

News 12

159. News 24

News 24

160. News World India

News World India

161. Niagara News TV

Niagara News TV

162. Nile TV

Nile TV

163. Nova24TV


164. OSN News

OSN News

165. One News

One News

166. Ora News

Ora News

167. Phoenix InfoNews Channel

Phoenix InfoNews Channel

168. Polsat News

Polsat News

169. Polsat News 2

Polsat News 2

170. Press TV

Press TV

171. RBC TV


172. RDI


173. RTP3


174. RTV SLO 3


175. RTÉ News Now

RTÉ News Now

176. Rai News 24

Rai News 24

177. Record News

Record News

178. România TV

România TV

179. SIC Notícias

SIC Notícias

180. SVT24


181. Saam TV

Saam TV

182. Sahar TV

Sahar TV

183. Samaa News

Samaa News

184. Samaya TV

Samaya TV

185. Sindh TV News

Sindh TV News

186. Spring News

Spring News

187. Superstacja


188. Suvarna News

Suvarna News

189. TA3


190. TEZ


191. TGCOM24


192. TV 2 Nyhetskanalen

TV 2 Nyhetskanalen

193. TV 24

TV 24

194. TV5 (India)

TV5 (India)

195. TVB News Channel

TVB News Channel

196. TVB iNews

TVB iNews

197. TVI 24

TVI 24

198. Tagesschau24


199. Tara Newz

Tara Newz

200. Todo Noticias

Todo Noticias

201. Udaya News

Udaya News

202. VSH News

VSH News

203. Waqt TV

Waqt TV

204. Welt


205. aTV 2 News & Business Channel

aTV 2 News & Business Channel

206. adn40


207. eNCA


208. now Business News

now Business News

209. ČT24


210. Digi 24

Digi 24

211. Kompas TV

Kompas TV

212. Brigada News TV

Brigada News TV

213. C5N


214. Headlines Today

Headlines Today

215. Kanal 5

Kanal 5

216. MBN


217. Tribune 24/7

Tribune 24/7

218. Al-Alam News Network

Al-Alam News Network

219. Business Plus

Business Plus