Al Jazeera Network has launched an English channel, Al Jazeera English, all over India today, Dish TV direct-to-home (DTH) platform. Qatar-based carrier plans to reach the Al Jazeera English 11700000 Dish TV subscribers across India, and is available in more than 48 million individuals.
The channel is available on Family Channel TV Dish 618 package Tier
“We are delighted to launch on Dish TV today,” Al Anstey, Managing Director of Al Jazeera English, said better MediaInfo. “India is an emerging leader in the globalized world of today, a country crucial to Al Jazeera English to broadcast in all directions. We believe that our coverage will be of considerable interest and value to audiences across India. With our vast network of journalists worldwide, we provide evidence from around the globe. We are ideally positioned to offer an honest and in-depth coverage. “
Al Jazeera English is an international news channel, with more than 70 offices around the world in six continents. Since its inception in 2006, has continued to grow in scope and popularity due to its global coverage, especially under-reported regions. The channel currently broadcasts more than 250 million households in 130 countries, a figure that will grow as a channel extends across India.
In international news provider has operated an office in New Delhi since its inception five years ago. The Bureau will lead the head of Anmol Saxena. Al Jazeera has produced showreel of the highlights of the ‘year 2006, the Indian market. Check out:
DTH market has been one of the importance of broadcasters. According to Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (strength training handles), the first three months of 2011 saw a rise in the number of DTH subscribers registered private providers 3510000-35560000, making it a promising platform for the international news broadcasters including Al Jazeera English.