Geo News

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Geo News
GEO News logo.svg
Launched 2002
Network Geo TV
Owned by Geo TV
Picture format 4:3 (576i, SDTV)
Slogan Geo Aur Jeenay Du
Country Pakistan
Sister channel(s) Geo Entertainment
Geo Super
Geo Tez
Geo Kahani
AAG TV
Website www.geo.tv
Availability
Satellite
World TV Europe (Europe) Channel 13
Sky (UK / Ireland) Channel 817
Dish Network (US) Channel 902
Cable
Southern Networks (Pakistan) Channel 9
UCS Channel 52
Cablelink (Philippines) Channel 109
IPTV
World On Demand (Japan) Channel 116
PTCL Smart TV (Pakistan) Channel 08
Freebox TV (France) Channel 602
NeufBox TV (France) Channel 630
TV Desi (Canada) Channel ??
Streaming media
Geo News Live Watch Live

Geo News is a Pakistani news channel, owned and operated by Jang Group.The channel started its Test transmission on 14 August 2002 and regular transmission in October 2002. The channel has suffered heavy losses due to its clear and positive stance on freedom of expression and democracy. Geo News had also faced illegal closure for several months.

History[edit]

Geo Television Network started out with its flagship channel Geo TV, but has since launched several other channels which include the following: GEO Entertainment, GEO News,GEO Kahani, GEO Super and AAG TV.

Criticism on Geo Tv[edit]

Geo has been criticized for its independent and unbiased editorial policies which has challenged anti-Pakistan and anti-democratic forces. Geo News has also challenged the militants and anti education elements by running several campaigns to spread awareness among the masses.

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