ZEE Network is set to launch its English news channel, WION (World Is One News), in August.
The news was confirmed internally in a board meeting today, according to TelevisionPoint.
At the time of the channel’s launch last month, Dr. Subhash Chandra, Chairman, Essel Group & ZEE said, ���Zee Media�۪s new Global English News Channel ��� WION, will look to offer a seamless experience to empower, educate and energise our discerning viewers. Inspired by the Group�۪s motto, ���Vasudhaiva Kutumbakam-The World is My Family�, WION aptly stands for ��World is One News�۪ and will give a global view of the world with a South Asian lens.�
It is not yet known if the channel will be available outside in India at launch.