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. 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.

8. 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.

9. Euronews


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. 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.

12. 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.

13. TRT World

TRT World

14. 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).

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.

16. PTV News

PTV News

17. 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.

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. i24news


20. CBS News

CBS News

21. Voice of America (VOA TV)

Voice of America (VOA TV)

22. IRIB


23. 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.

24. 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.

25. NHK World-Japan

NHK World-Japan



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.

27. Africanews


28. ArirangTV


29. teleSUR


30. CNC World

CNC World

31. Al-Manar


32. Belsat TV

Belsat TV

33. Al Arabiya

Al Arabiya

34. Al Jadeed

Al Jadeed

35. Alhurra


36. CGTN


37. Al Mayadeen

Al Mayadeen

38. Bloomberg Television

Bloomberg Television

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. RTVI


47. Africa Independent Television

Africa Independent Television



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'.

'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.

59. India TV

India TV

60. BNN Bloomberg

BNN Bloomberg

61. ARY News

ARY News

62. 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.

63. YTN


64. Dunya News

Dunya News

65. NTV


66. Astro Awani

Astro Awani

67. City 42

City 42

68. Odisha TV

Odisha TV

69. TG Norba 24

TG Norba 24

70. TVN24


71. Sun News Network

Sun News Network

72. Asianet News

Asianet News

73. CN23


74. Din News

Din News

75. GMA News TV


76. Global News Network

Global News Network

77. Globo News

Globo News

78. Globovisión


79. Janasri News

Janasri News

80. Newsmax TV

Newsmax TV

81. Realitatea TV

Realitatea TV

82. TNN24


83. TV 2 News

TV 2 News

84. TheBlaze


85. i-Cable Live News Channel

i-Cable Live News Channel

86. n-tv


87. GEO News

GEO News

88. Channel NewsAsia

Channel NewsAsia

89. Raj News Kannada

Raj News Kannada

90. 3/24


91. 7 News HD

7 News HD

92. ANC


93. Ada Derana

Ada Derana

94. América 24

América 24

95. Apna News

Apna News

96. BFM TV


97. BTVI


98. Band News

Band News

99. BeritaSatu TV

BeritaSatu TV

100. Bernama TV

Bernama TV

101. CCTV-13


102. Digi 24

Digi 24

103. Indus News

Indus News

104. Kasthuri Newz 24

Kasthuri Newz 24

105. LCN


106. Manorama News

Manorama News

107. News One

News One

108. News7


109. Nuestra Tele Noticias 24 Horas

Nuestra Tele Noticias 24 Horas

110. Public TV

Public TV

111. STV Notícias

STV Notícias

112. TOLOnews


113. TV9 (Telugu)

TV9 (Telugu)

114. TVP Info

TVP Info

115. 24 Horas

24 Horas

116. CNews


117. CP24


118. CTV News Channel

CTV News Channel

119. Canal 26

Canal 26

120. Channels TV

Channels TV

121. Crónica TV

Crónica TV

122. DYAB Teleradyo

DYAB Teleradyo

123. DZMM TeleRadyo

DZMM TeleRadyo

124. DZRH News Television

DZRH News Television

125. Dzaïr News

Dzaïr News

126. Echo TV

Echo TV

127. Echourouk News

Echourouk News

128. Económico TV

Económico TV

129. Ennahar TV

Ennahar TV

130. Espreso TV

Espreso TV

131. Excélsior TV

Excélsior TV

132. Express News

Express News

133. FOROtv


134. FTV News

FTV News

135. Focus TV

Focus TV

136. France Info

France Info

137. HKBN News


138. HLN


139. HRT 4


140. HispanTV


141. Hír TV

Hír TV

142. INews TV

INews TV

143. IRINN


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. Royal News

Royal News

180. SIC Notícias

SIC Notícias

181. SVT24


182. Saam TV

Saam TV

183. Sahar TV

Sahar TV

184. Samaa News

Samaa News

185. Samaya TV

Samaya TV

186. Sindh TV News

Sindh TV News

187. Spring News

Spring News

188. Superstacja


189. Suvarna News

Suvarna News

190. TA3


191. TEZ


192. TGCOM24


193. TV 2 Nyhetskanalen

TV 2 Nyhetskanalen

194. TV 24

TV 24

195. TV5 (India)

TV5 (India)

196. TVB News Channel

TVB News Channel

197. TVB iNews

TVB iNews

198. TVI 24

TVI 24

199. Tagesschau24


200. Tara Newz

Tara Newz

201. Todo Noticias

Todo Noticias

202. Udaya News

Udaya News

203. VSH News

VSH News

204. Waqt TV

Waqt TV

205. Welt


206. aTV 2 News & Business Channel

aTV 2 News & Business Channel

207. adn40


208. eNCA


209. now Business News

now Business News

210. ČT24


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