The other two awards went to IBN7: the channel’s flagship show Zindagi LIVE (Godhra) won the Best News and Current Affairs show award and Super Idols won the ITA Special Laurel Award.
The Indian Television Academy Awards is an annual event organised by the Indian Television Academy. The awards are presented in various categories, including popular programming (music, news, entertainment, sports, travel, lifestyle and fashion), best television channel in various categories, technical awards, and best performance awards.
Rajdeep Sardesai, Editor-in-Chief, CNN-IBN, IBN7 & IBN Lokmat, said, “It is a great honour to win the Best English News channel award for the sixth time in the last seven years and indeed a very proud moment for all of us”
Ashutosh, Managing Editor, IBN7, said, “Zindagi LIVE and Super Idols have been our most popular shows and to be awarded for all our efforts is indeed an honour”.