Doordarshan News, usually referred to by its abbreviation as DD News, is an Indian TV news channel.Watch Online DD News Live TV Streaming from India with high quality on Tvtoss. The Prasar Bharati board approved the proposal to start a 24-hours news channel in place of DD Metro. This was subsequently approved by the Union Cabinet in its meeting held on October 3, 2003. Consequent to these decisions, DD-News channel was launched on November 3, 2003 by converting DD-Metro into a 24-hours news channel. Its terrestrial reach is 21.6% by area and 44.9% by population of India.