A new British Pakistani infotainment channel, A1TV has launched on the Sky platform.

A1TV will also broadcast news and discussions shows from Pakistan. A1TV will broadcast 60-minute news bulletins every three hours starting at 06:00, followed by 09:00, 12:00, 15:00, 18:00, 21:00 and midnight. As well as news shows, the channel has also lined-up a number of Hindi and Pakistani films. Dramas will air during peaktime at 20:00 and 22:00. It will air entertainment content from Play Entertainment, which includes ‘Dil Jalda’, ‘Hansty Gaal’ and ‘Baby Ki Kahani’.

Mubeen Rasheed, CEO of A1TV told BizAsiaLive.com, “I am very excited to launching A1TV in the UK, to give British Pakistanis unrivalled news coverage from their native country. We also bring local community news across UK and Europe with one of the biggest correspondents network ever. We will mix all this up with our entertainment shows including popular fictions and films.”

A1TV is available on Sky channel 870.