News shows has always been one of the most watched programme on Indian television. There are several channels operating which expertise in providing daily new to the millions of Indians. Apart from general news bulletins, these news channels also show some debates, talk shows and one to one conversations. Below is the list of the top 10 best news shows in India:
10. Bazaar Morning Call
It is a business news and talk show aired in the CNBC TV-18 every morning. Earlier, Udayan Mukherjee used to host the business show, which is currently hosted by Anuj Singhal. This is one of the best economic news shows in India which gave news updates of various updates on stocks, shares and investment plans. The detailed analysis of the stock market is one of the major reasons for high viewership among the stock market investors.
9. Halla Bol
It is a news and debate show aired on Aaj Tak, the popular Hindi news channel on Indian television. Halla Bol is hosted by famous news journalist Anjana Om Kashyap. With all time high TRP ratings in the news show genre, this news debate had became popular after it had done a special coverage on the Dec 16th gang rape.
8. Question Time India
It is a talk show which featured several politicians and influential personalities around the globe. It was aired in the BBC channel. Question Time India was hosted by Prannoy Roy. This show had discussions on several burning topics and current affairs.
7. NDTV 24*7 Left, Right and Centre
Left, Right and Centre is a news show hosted by one of the best Indian journalist Nidhi Razdan on the top news channel NDTV 24*7. It is aired every evening. Apart from the daily news and breaking headlines, it also held debates and talk shows with prominent personalities invited in the news studio.
6. We The People
We The People is a news debate show aired in NDTV 24*7 news channel. It is hosted by the famous female news journalist and political activist Barkha Dutt. Discussions on various burning topics like the Pathankot Attack, return of Kashmiri Pundits, beef and liquor bans, Jatt agitation, JNU controversy, etc are one of the reason of high TRP of this news show.
5. The Buck Stops Here
Another powerful news show from the leading female news anchol Barkha Dutt, The Buck Stops Here is a news debate show aired on the NDTV 24X7 news channel. Issues like Involvement of Robert Vadra in Arms deal, End of Teriple Talaq, Bharat Mata Ki Jai controversies were some of the key discussions of this Barkha hosted news debate show.
4. To The Point
India Today’s top news show is ‘To The Point’. It is hosted by Karan Thapar. It is aired every weekday at 7:45 pm. It brings top current affairs as the topic of debate and tries to explore the hidden truth from the prominent political and social personalities invite in the talk show. The Augustaland controversy, right wing ideology of the BJP government, racial attacks on Africans, etc were some recent topic of discussions on the news show.
3. Frankly Speaking with Arnab
Aired on Times Now, Frankly Speaking with Arnab is a talk show hosted by Arnab Goswami. He takes one on one with the controversial people around the nation involved in several current hot topics. It is aired in the Saturdays and Sundays.
2. News Today
Indian Today has got one of the best news shows of this country hosted by one of the best news anchors India has ever had. Rajdeep Sardesai hosts the News Today show which is aired on India TV at 9 PM, from Monday to Friday. It takes on the biggest and the most controversial stories of the nation and put it before the audience. It not only covers the daily news bulletins, but also hold debates inviting prominent political personalities and also personalities from other backgrounds.
1. News Hour
News Hour is a debate which is aired live on Times Now news channel from Monday to Friday at 9 PM. It is hosted by none other than the channel’s editor in chief Arnab Goswami. This show has been the top TRP rated news show in India for weeks after weeks with its host playing an active role in interrogating and debating with the guests.