|Founded||March 31, 2006|
|Headquarters||Noida, Uttar Pradesh, India1|
|Key people||Subash Chandra (Chairman)
Sudhir Chaudhary (CEO)
Zee News Ltd (ZNL) is a media and entertainment company and a subsidiary of Essel Group.
The company was spun off from Zee Entertaiment Enterprises Ltd (ZEEL) on March 31, 2006.
It currently operates the following news and regional entertainment channels:
|All India||Hindi||Zee News|
|All India||Hindi||Zee Business (24x7 Finance channel)|
|Punjab, Haryana, Himachal||Punjabi, Hindi||Zee Punjab Haryana Himachal|
|Uttar Pradesh, Uttrakhand||Hindi||Zee Uttarpradesh Uttrakhand|
|Andhra Pradesh||Telugu||Zee 24 Ghantalu|
|Maharashtra||Marathi||Zee 24 Taas|
|West Bengal||Bengali||24 Ghanta|
|Bihar, Jharkhand||Hindi||Zee Purvaiya|
|Madhya Pradesh, Chhatisgarh||Hindi||Zee Madhya Pradesh Chhatisgarh|
|Odisha||Oriya||Zee Kalinga 2|
|Rajasthan||Hindi||Zee Rajasthan Plus Marudhara|
|Owned by||Zee News Ltd|
|Sister channel(s)||Zee Business
Zee 24 Taas
|Videocon d2h (India)||Channel 307 (SD)|
|Sky (UK & Ireland)||Channel 856|
|Dish TV (India)||Channel 555 (SD) & Channel 67 (HD)|
Zee News is an Indian news and current affairs channel founded in 1999. It is owned by Zee News Ltd. Initially, most of the programs were broadcast in English. Around 2003-04, after the success of Aaj Tak, Zee News was converted into a complete Hindi news channel.
Naveen Jindal accused Zee News of trying to extort 100 crores from him for not airing stories against his company in Coal Scam. Zee refuted the charges and made counter charges of Jindal offering them 25 crores to halt their investigations against Jindal steel in the coal scam.3
In December 2013, Arvind Kejriwal accused Zee
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- "Naveen Jindal accuses Zee News of extortion, channel hits back - The Times of India". Timesofindia.indiatimes.com. 2012-10-25. Retrieved 2012-11-03.