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sunlifeStung by falling viewership, the Sun group is getting combative with investments into fresh content.
It is relaunching Sun Life as a second GEC (general entertainment channel) targeting the young audience. Incidentally, the group has re-entered film making business under Sun Pictures, which made the blockbuster Rajinikanth starrer ‘Enthiran’, after 2010. The company is producing the Vijay starrer Sarkar now.

“Beginning September 2018, we will also reposition Sun Life into a second GEC to offer a totally different genre of entertainment that is designed to appeal to a generation of young viewers in the age group of 18 to 30 years,” said S L Narayanan, Group CFO (chief financial officer), Sun Group.

lycatvLyca TV has added some new channels on their IPTV box. The latest additions are; Pakalavan TV, Murugan TV, Bakthi TV, Netrikgun TV, Channel Three Sixteen and STS Tamil TV.
What is remarkable is the amount of Tamil channels from Europe among the popular Tamil TV-channels from India like Sun TV, Star Vijay etc. The channels are: 

colorskannadacinemaArmed with a library of 450 film titles Viacom18’s Kannada movie channel Colors Kannada Cinema will debut on 24 September 2018. After Rishtey Cineplex, Colors Kannada Cinema will be the second channel in the movie genre.

With its brand philosophy of Mane Maneya Chitramandira (Har Ghar Ka Theatre), Colors Kannada Cinema has been positioned as a family entertainment movie channel. The channel will air a mix of iconic classics, blockbusters, award-winning and latest films across genres like romance, action, comedy, mythology, thriller, and drama.

cvrhealthA health channel named CVR Health had telecast a show named ‘healthy nights’ in 2016 that was considered unsuitable for the television audience for which it was asked to go off air for three days with effect from 8-11 September 2018.

In a bid to attract audiences, the channel aired various films songs abundant with scenes that objectified women as well as movie clips that contained lovemaking scenes that were highly obscene and found unsuitable for telecast.