The World: Delhi - EuroNews launches first digital TV platform in India

EuroNews, the France-based international news channel, is launching in Delhi with distribution via DishTV.

The link with DishTV, which is India's first digital television platform, will give EuroNews access to a subscriber base of around 200,000.

"EuroNews is fast becoming a truly global news channel with distribution reaching across Asia and Africa," Philippe Cayla, the president and chief executive of EuroNews, said.

The channel reaches more than 155 million households in 102 countries throughout Europe, the Middle East, Africa, Asia, North and Latin America.