News18 Urdu is an Indian television network broadcasts in the Urdu language and is owned by Network 18 which is owned and operated by Reliance Industries. This channel was launched on 15 August 2001. It is the first Urdu Language channel of India. On 16 March 2018 ETV Urdu was re-branded News18 Urdu. News18 Urdu gives the complete coverage of the nation with special emphasis of Telangana and Jammu & Kashmir.