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Nepal Television
Nepal Television logo.jpg
Logo of Nepal Television
Launched December 31, 1983 (1983-12-31) (tests)
January 5, 1984 (1984-01-05) (regular programing)
Network Broadcast television, Satellite, Optical and online
Owned by Government of Nepal
Picture format 4:3 (576i, SDTV, HDTV)
Slogan Communication for Development
Country    Nepal
Language
Broadcast area Nepal & Worldwide
Headquarters Singha Durbar, Kathmandu, Nepal
Sister channel(s) NTV PLUS
NTV News
Website NTV.org.np
Availability
Terrestrial
Terrestrial Network all across Nepal VHF Band
Satellite
Cable
Available on most cable systems Check local listings

Nepal Television (Nepali: नेपाल टेलिभिजन) is the oldest and most watched television channel in Nepal. Nepal Television was for many years the only television channel native to Nepal, but several others have begun operation in recent years. A recent survey (citing needed) showed that The News (broadcast at 8:00 p.m.) was the channel's most popular show, followed by comedy program Tito Satya.

Other important TV channels in Nepal are NTV PLUS, which is owned by the Nepalese government. Private channels include Kantipur Television, Image Channel, Channel Nepal, Avenues TV, Nepal 1 Television and Sagarmatha Television. Nepal 1 Television is broadcast from India. All except Nepal Television, Kantipur Television, Image Channel and NTV PLUS are Satellite channels in Kathmandu valley.

The administrative block of Nepal Television
The studio block of Nepal Television

There are several under going attempts carried out by media stakeholders to convert and transform NTV into a truly Public Service Broadcasting (PSB) entity. NTV being currently owned by the government, has lost its editorial independence and is blamed for continuously being a government mouth-piece. As a country's only largest and oldest television channel, a need for transforming its operation into the hands of public is realized by media experts in Nepal.

Former shows on NTV[edit]

  • Aayam
  • Abhibyakti
  • Biswo Ghatna[1]
  • Chintan Manan / Manthan
  • Hamro Gaun Ramro Gaun
  • Hijo Aaj Ka Kura
  • Hostel
  • Khel Khel
  • Sanibar Vijay Kumar Sanga
  • Nagad Panch Lakh
  • Mayos Super Challenge
  • Nepali Tara[2]

Current shows on NTV[edit]

Comedy[edit]

Drama[edit]

  • Aphanta
  • Guthi
  • Santan
  • Sunaulo Sansar
  • Yatra Jindagi Ko

Game Show[edit]

  • Cham Chami
  • Magical Thumb: A Live Game Show
  • Pratibhako Aagan
  • Singing Icon Nepal
  • The Singing Star

Kids[edit]

  • Moomin
  • Mr. Fantus
  • Nature Calls
  • Opening Children Programme

News[edit]

  • Samachar (समाचार)

Reality[edit]

  • Maile Je Bhoge
  • NTV Peace Forum
  • Sero Phero

Miscellaneous[edit]

  • Artha Ko Artha
  • Krishi Karyakram
  • Mero Ghar Mero Sansar
  • Swasthya Charcha

Broadcasting[edit]

Nepal TV network have only one channel. It is Channel 25. TV25 broadcasts 8 hours on weekdays, and 10.5 hours on weekends, With morning transmission from 6:30-9:00, main transmission from 17:30-23:00, and weekend afternoon from 12:00-17:00. As of 1997, it does not broadcast test cards, but it's broadcast the rerun of the old programs from daytime, for international viewers, same as TVThai from Thailand during March–May 2010. The rerun service is still using each night.

References[edit]

External links[edit]


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Republica
Thu, 22 Jan 2015 04:56:15 -0800

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E Kantipur
Sun, 11 Jan 2015 07:00:00 -0800

KATHMANDU, JAN 11 - The Federation of Nepali Journalists (FNJ) has objected to the recruitment process of journalists at Nepal Television accusing the state television of not adopting fair and inclusive method in the hiring. FNJ raised objection after ...

Indian Express

Indian Express
Fri, 05 Dec 2014 20:04:26 -0800

Nepal has stopped the telecast of one of the episodes of a popular satirical TV show on its national channel for reportedly caricaturing Prime Minister Narendra Modi. Nepal Television (NTV) prevented the telecast of one of the episodes of the TV show ...

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indiatvnews.com (press release) (blog)
Fri, 05 Dec 2014 20:54:06 -0800

Kathmandu: Nepal has stopped telecast of one of the episodes of a popular satirical TV show on its national channel for reportedly caricaturing Prime Minister Narendra Modi who visited the country twice within four months. Nepal Television (NTV ...
 
Republica
Thu, 18 Dec 2014 18:03:45 -0800

KATHMANDU, Dec 18 :The government has given its consent to the Ministry of Information and Communications to start homework on merging Nepal Television and Radio Nepal under a single public broadcasting service. A Cabinet meeting held at Singha ...

The Hindu

The Hindu
Sun, 03 Aug 2014 05:21:41 -0700

... Ministers, the officials signed three memorandum of understanding (MoU) – tourism development in Nepal, Goitre Control Programme in Nepal, and co-operation between the state-controlled television channels – Doordarshan and Nepal Television (NTV).

Sydney Morning Herald

Sydney Morning Herald
Fri, 01 Aug 2014 23:32:17 -0700

The landslide blocked the Sunkoshi River, raising the water level by several metres at Jure village, 80 kilometres north-east of Kathmandu, state-run Nepal Television said on Saturday. Authorities have rescued 16 people including a Belgian citizen.

Telegraphnepal.com

Telegraphnepal.com
Wed, 10 Dec 2014 18:37:30 -0800

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