Popular Hindi news channel from MCCS, Star news has now been rebranded as ABP News from 1 June 2012.
Star News made its debut in March 2004 with the promise off keeping each individual ahead and informed. With prompt reporting, insightful analysis of current affairs, STAR News quickly became people’s favourite. Living up to its motto of ‘Aapko Rakhe Aagey’, STAR News became a people’s channel. Its cutting edge formats, state-of-the-art newsrooms commanded attention of 48 million Indians weekly.
ABP News (formerly STAR News) is run by MCCS, Media Content & Communications Services For more details visit www.mccsindia.com
One of the biggest Indian media conglomerate, Anandabazar Patrika ventured into television space with a joint venture in 2003 with Star India for three news channels, Star News, Star Majha and Star Ananda. From June 12012, Star News, Star Majha and Star Ananda got rebranded into ABP News, ABP Majha and ABP Ananda respectively.
ABP News is India’s first 24-hr national Hindi news channel catering to North India primarily. ABP Majha is Marathi news channel catering to Mumbai and Maharashtra. ABP Ananda is Bengali news channel from ABP stable proving Bengali news and entertainment content.
•Shazi Zaman, Editor
•Milind Khandekar, Managing Editor
Media Content and Communications Services (I) Pvt. Ltd.
ABP NEWS CENTER, 301, Boston House, 3rd Floor, Suren Road,
Andheri - East, Mumbai- 400093.
Tel: +91 22 66160200
Fax: +91 22 61277790 / 66160243
A-37, Sector 60, Noida, U.P. 201307
Tel: +91 120 4070000 / 196
Fax:+91 120 40702133
13, Jamir Lane
3rd floor - Gariahat Mall, Kolkata - 700019
Tel: +91 33 44010300
Fax: +91 33 44010228
Channel availability: distribution(at)abpnews.in
Complaints relating to Content
Any complaint relating to content of TV channels of Media Content & Communications Services (India) Pvt. Ltd. namely: ABP News, ABP Majha and ABP Ananda (formerly Star News, Star Majha and Star Ananda respectively) under the Code of Ethics & Broadcasting Standards and News Broadcasting Standards (Disputes Redressal) Regulations of News Broadcasters Association (NBA) shall be made by a person aggrieved within a reasonable time not exceeding 7 (seven) days from the date of first broadcast to the following person appointed by the Company whose details are reproduced below:
Asstt. Vice President - Admin & Regulatory
Off address: A-37, Sector 60, Noida, U.P. 201307
Direct no. 0120 4070111 Fax no. 0120 4070211, 213
However, before making a complaint viewers are encouraged to go through the Code of Ethics & Broadcasting Standards, News Broadcasting Standards (Disputes Redressal) Regulations and Guide to the Complaints Process. These details are available on the website of NBA www.nbanewdelhi.com*