STAR News is the Hindi language news channel of STAR TV based in Mumbai. The channel is a co-production of STAR Group and ABP Pvt. Ltd. It presents a mix of rolling entertainment bulletins and specialized shows covering topics from crime to Cricket.
STAR News launched on November 15, 1991, it was at first a Bilingual English/Hindi News Service, and was initially run in partnership with NDTV. But when the agreement, with the NDTV expired, STAR News was transformed into a English-Hindi entertainment service. The Channel is sometimes accused of being partial towards Party Indian National Congress.