News18 Lokmat

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Launched 6 April 2008
Owned by TV18 (Network 18)
Picture format 16:9 (576i, SDTV)
Slogan Dhyas Janmansacha
ध्यास जनमानसाचा!
Country India
Language Marathi
Headquarters Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Sister channel(s) News18 India
News 18 Kerala
News18 Tamil Nadu
News 18 Assam/North-East
Website Official website
Tata Sky
Videocon d2h

News18Lokmat is a 24-hour Marathi-language news channel based in Mumbai, Maharashtra, India. It is a joint venture between Network 18 and Lokmat Group the publisher of the newspaper Lokmat.[3]

The channel was launched as IBN Lokmat on 6 April 2008, the day of the Hindu New Year festival Gudi Padwa. It was branded as IBN Lokmat till 9 November 2017.[4]


  1. ^ "Tata Sky DTH TV guide, DTH channels, DTH services". Tata Sky. Retrieved 27 January 2015. 
  2. ^ "EPG". Videocon d2h. Retrieved 27 January 2015. 
  3. ^ "TV 18, Lokmat in JV to launch Marathi news channel". 
  4. ^ "Network18 re-brands IBN Lokmat as News18 Lokmat". TelevisionPost. 6 November 2017. Retrieved 5 January 2018.