Sun News (India)
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|Headquarters||Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India|
|Key people||Kalanidhi Maran|
Sun News is a part of India's largest media conglomerate, Sun Network, based in Chennai,India having a reach of more than 95 million households in India. Sun News is viewed in 27 countries including the U.S, Canada, Europe, Malaysia, Sri Lanka, South Africa, Australia and New Zealand.
Established on Apr 14 2000, Sun News has established itself as the number one news channel in Tamil Nadu. It was founded by Kalanidhi Maran, the Chairman and Managing director of Sun Network. It has got a strong Editorial and Reporting team that keeps the score of the channel on the top. The News Editor of the channel is V Raja while the output editor is Raja Rajan.
News casters presenting updates in Sun News channel include Sujatha Babu, Mahalakshmi, Poonkuzali, Ravi Ganesh, Ranjith, Professor Abul Fiaz, Gayathri, Aiswarya, Akila among others. Rangarajan is the anchor for Business live show while Shiva Kumar comperes health show. Doctor X is anchored by Malayappan. Nijam is presented by Raja rajan.
The Channel comes out with regular updates every hour. Updates range from world, national, regional to local news events. As the channel has a broad base of reporters and stringers, exclusive videos are shown pertaining to each news item. Also, exclusive stories are presented daily that cover large range of issues concerning Tamil Nadu.
News tickers and scrolls
Sun News offers running text module and ticker.
Nijam is a news based program in Sun News aired from Monday to Friday at 10 PM. This program has a vast base of viewers and top in ratings. There are large number of controversial subjects dealt in Nijam Program. The program is directed by Saleem. There are a number of reporters working for this program.
This program has covered various subjects including religion, temples, ghosts, adventures, festivals and social taboo.