ABP Ananda

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ABP Ananda
ABP Anada logo.png
Launched 1 June 2005 (2005-06-01)
Owned by ABP Group
Picture format 576i (SDTV 16:9, 4:3),
1080i (HDTV)
Slogan "Ēgiẏē Thākē, Ēgiẏē Rākhē"
এগিয়ে থাকে, এগিয়ে রাখে
Language Bengali
Broadcast area India
United States
Headquarters Kolkata, West Bengal, India
Formerly called STAR Ananda (2005–12)
Sister channel(s) ABP News
ABP Majha
Website abpananda.abplive.in
Tata Sky (India) Channel 836
Big TV (India) Channel 924
Sun Direct TV (India) Channel 625
Airtel Digital TV (India) Channel 778
Dish Network (USA) Channel 740
Videocon d2h (India) Channel 60
Dish TV (India) Channel 836
Cignal Digital TV (Philippines) Coming Soon
Available on most cable systems in India Check local listings
SkyCable (Philippines) Coming Soon
StarHub TV (Singapore) Coming Soon

ABP Ananda (Bengali: এবিপি আনন্দ; also known as Anandabazar Patrika Ananda and formerly known as STAR Ananda) is a Bengali language 24-hour cable and satellite television news channel headquartered in Kolkata. It was launched on 1 June 2005 as Star Ananda and rebranded as ABP Ananda on 1 June 2012. The channel is owned by ABP Group. Although ABP News is free-to-air, ABP Ananda is a pay channel.[1][2]


STAR Ananda logo
1 June 2005 – 31 May 2012 

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  1. ^ Star News to be known as ABP News from tomorrow http://www.thehindubusinessline.com. Retrieved 5 August 2012
  2. ^ Star to exit India news biz, ends ABP JV .ndianexpress.com. Published New Delhi, Mon 16 Apr 2012. Retrieved August 2012

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