Lotus News 24x7, a Tamil news channel, with its headquarters in Coimbatore, was launched here on Thursday.

According to a press release issued, the channel will air news with a national perspective and focus on feature news, current affairs, debates, and programmes such as food, travel and temple history.

In South India, Lotus Express News will have a capsule of 100 news items in 30 minutes and 200 news items in 60 minutes, which will include local, world, weather, share market, sports and entertainment, the press release adds.

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