ABP Group

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Ananda Bazar Patrika (ABP) Group is an Indian media company headquartered in Kolkata, West Bengal. It was established in 1922.[1] Ananda Publishers is a division of ABP Group.

Current assets[edit]



News channels[edit]

  • ABP News - Hindi language news channel in India. formerly known as STAR News.
  • ABP Ananda - Bengali language news channel in India. formerly known as STAR Ananda.
  • ABP Sanjha[3] - Punjabi language news channel in India.
  • ABP Majha - Marathi language news channel in India. formerly known as STAR Majha.
  • ABP Asmita - Gujarati language news channel in India
  • ABP Live News - Digital news channel


  • The House of Ananda awards the Ananda Purashkar every year to talented writers writing in Bengali.[citation needed]
  • 'Sera Bangali', organized by ABP group, is an annual event which introduces viewers to Bengali achievers across the world. This award ceremony started in 2004. While the classic award recognized and applauded excellence across significant categories of contribution to society, the youth event ‘Sera Bangali: Kalker Sera Aajke’ recognized achievers under the age 25 years. [4]


  1. ^ "Ananda Publishers>History and Status". Ananda Publishers. Retrieved 25 February 2012.
  2. ^ "Indian Readership Survey (IRS) 2012 — Quarter 2" (PDF). Hansa Research. 2012. p. 11. Archived from the original (PDF) on 26 November 2013.
  3. ^ "ABP Sanjha Official".
  4. ^ "Sera Bangali Awards celebrate 11th year; Hosts Sera Bangali: Kalker Sera Aajke for young achievers". Indian Advertising Media & Marketing News – exchange4media. Retrieved 2018-03-20.

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