StarSat launches four high quality Indian Channels

Leading PayTV operator StarSat is proud to announce it will be launching four Indian channels on 01st December 2016 namely; MTunes, Raj TV, ST Kollywood and NDTV. The channels will provide a wide variety of content from news to entertainment.

“We have a large audience that enjoys and follows Indian content on StarSat. Adding these four mentioned channels is another example of how we listen to our subscribers and are sensitive to their diverse viewing requirements. We know these high quality channels are going to be very popular with our viewers, “said Mike Dearham VP of StarTimes

Viewers can look forward to:

Raj TV – channel 566

Raj TV is one of the leading competitive channels in India and the most successful channels in the South region. Raj’s diverse offerings in news, music and entertainment capability delivers high quality programming to audiences in India and the South Asian community across the region. Raj TV delivers the channels in multilingual Indian languages.

MTunes – channel 568

MTunes is India’s first and only Bollywood music channel broadcast in High Definition (HD). It is the gold standard of Bollywood music and a technically superior channel compared to its contemporaries in the music genre. It features the latest blockbuster hits and the most trending tracks of Bollywood – in sparkling High Definition colours and surround sound. Being a premium Bollywood channel, MTunes brings favourite celebrities and the most happening B-Town news. Get personal with the stars as they get candid on screen talking about their latest hits and upcoming releases. MTunes replaces the Zing channel.

NDTV – channel 567

NDTV is India’s only non-tabloid news channel. A pioneer in India’s news television, the channel stands for credibility and truth. Targeted at global Indians across all parts of the Globe, the channel reaches 20 million viewers across 72 countries.  NDTV channel replaces Times Now channel


ST Kollywood – channel 553

This 24×7 Tamil movie channel is exclusive to StarTimes, offering more than 600 hours of fresh content annually.  It is a superb combination of blockbuster and classique movies – everything from Action, Drama, Romance, Mythology and Comedy Movies.  Viewers can enjoy a new movie every day at prime time. 24X7 Movie Channel with English Subtitles. The other great news is that there are no commercial ads on the channel.

Other channel changes at StarSat include the termination of Zoom channel 569, Extreme Sports Channel 253 and 1 Music channel 324 on 1 December 2016.  StarSat constantly reviews the channels to ensure it meets the viewing preferences of its subscribers.  The channels will make way for exciting new channels that will be launching soon on StarSat.

The four channels are available on StarSat’s Indian package at only R99.00 per month