TLC India

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TLC India
Launched October 2004 (2004-10)
2 June 2014 (2014-06-02) (HD)
Picture format 576i (SD)
1080i (HD)
Country India
Language English and Hindi
Broadcast area India, Pakistan, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, Nepal and Bhutan
Formerly called Discovery Travel & Living India
Sister channel(s) Discovery Channel
Discovery Channel Tamil
Animal Planet
Website Official Website
Availability
Satellite
Tata Sky Channel 250 (SD)
Dish TV Channel 463 (SD)
Channel 49 (HD)
Big TV Channel 291 (SD)
Airtel Digital TV Channel 325 (SD)
Videocon d2h Channel 609 (SD)

TLC India is an Indian television channel. It focuses on lifestyle programmes, with topics such health, cooking and travel.

The channel launched in October 2004 and was the first international channel launched under the "Discovery Travel & Living" name.[1]

The channel features both original productions and imported programmes. The first local original production for the channel was The Great Indian Wedding.[2] The series was produced by Blue Mango Films, a leading non-fiction film company in India. Following its success, the channel has started offering more Indian programming.

On September 1, 2010 Discovery Travel & Living India became TLC.[3] TLC HD feed was launched on 2 June 2014.[4]

Programmes shown in the channel include:

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Discovery travel-lifestyle channel to launch in October". Indiantelevision.com. August 10, 2004. 
  2. ^ "Discovery Travel & Living unveils 1st local production The Great Indian Wedding". Indiantelevision.com. August 11, 2006. 
  3. ^ "TLC to replace Discovery Travel and Living from 1 September". Indiantelevision.com. 29 July 2010. Retrieved 23 August 2010. 
  4. ^ "Discovery launches three new channels". afaqs.com. afaqs! news bureau. Retrieved 3 June 2014. 

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