DISH Network to Launch ‘Times Now’ & ‘Zoom’


Englewood , Colo: DISH Network LLC, the leader in international programming in the United States, has expanded the country’s largest Hindi-language television lineup with the launch of Times Television Network’s TIMES NOW and zoOm. DISH Network is the first US TV provider to deliver both channels.

“The introduction of TIMES NOW, one of India’s leading English news channels, combined with Aaj Tak – India’s top Hindi-language news channel, makes DISH Network the go-to provider for the best Indian news coverage in the country,” said Chris Kuelling, vice president of International Programming for DISH Network. “Plus, with popularity of Bollywood, zoOm is the perfect addition to the nation’s largest line-up of Bollywood-themed channels including B4U Music, B4U Movies, SET Max and Zee Cinema.”

TIMES NOW (DISH Network Ch. 652) is one of the most-watched English-language news channel, providing news, analysis and debate on current affairs and other issues of interest to viewers around the clock.

zoOm (DISH Network Ch. 649) provides an inside look on the world of Bollywood, featuring the industry’s hottest entertainment stories, popular shows, movies, trends and celebrity interviews. 

Both TIMES NOW and zoOm are available in the Hindi Mega Pack for $49.99 per month, which also includes 19 additional channels such as Zee TV, Sony Entertainment Television Asia (SET), STAR Plus, B4U Music and Aapka Colors.


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