Pakistan’s Urdu speaking channel, Dawn News has launched today on the Sky Digital platform, sharing space with Takbeer TV on EPG 845.

Dawn News will broadcast 18 hours of programming consisting of current affairs shows such as ‘News Night with Talat’, ‘Kab Tak’ and ‘Baat Nikaly Gee’. The channel will also broadcast news headlines from Dawn News every hour.

The channel’s ‘Mast Morning With Maira’ will air in the breakfast slot. Other shows include ‘Sport Zone’, ‘A Taste of Fusion’, ’92[Identity]’, ‘Equinox’, amongst others.

Takbeer TV’s own output will reduce to just six hours per day broadcasting at 14:00 – 17:00 and 22:00 – 01:00 daily.