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current logo used from 2009.
|Owned by||Viacom International (1999-2007)
Viacom 18 (2007-Current)
|Picture format||4:3 (576i, SDTV)|
British Indian Ocean Territory
|Sister channel(s)||Sonic Nickelodeon
Nick Jr India
Teen Nick India
|Airtel digital TV||Channel 358|
|Dish TV||Channel 518|
|Reliance Digital TV||Channel 609|
|Sun Direct||Channel 530|
|Tata Sky||Channel 609|
|Videocon d2h||Channel 507|
|UCS (Bangladesh)||Channel 19|
|Available on most cable providers||Check local listings for channels|
|In Digital||Channel 351|
|DD Free Dish||Channel 300|
Nickelodeon India or Nick is an Indian children's television network based in Mumbai. It is the Indian equivalent to the American network and is part of Viacom 18. Nickelodeon India is available in four languages (English, Hindi, Tamil and Telugu).
Nickelodeon India is a television channel devoted to children in India. Nick India broadcasts many popular Nickelodeon programmes, most notably SpongeBob SquarePants and Ninja Hattori-kun. In addition, there are educational shows for toddlers, like Dora The Explorer, that are featured on Nick India's pre-school block, Nick Jr. Teen-oriented programming is broadcast on Teen Nick. This has been done so that the content can be divided to the appropriate age groups. When the channel was launched, it aired mostly original programs, like Rugrats, Aaahh! Real Monsters, As told by Ginger, Rocket Power, The Wild Thornberrys and other animated shows like The Adventures of Jimmy Neutron, Rocko's Modern Life, Angry Beavers, CatDog, Hey Arnold!, The Fairly Odd Parents and Danny Phantom. The network also aired live action shows, such as Kenan & Kel, Drake and Josh, Clarissa Explains It All, Legends of the Hidden Temple, Nick Bites and many more.
Nickelodeon or Nick India broadcasts a lot of cartoon shows that attracts children, the most popular being Spongebob Squarepants. Apart from that, educational shows like Dora The Explorer are also aired in preschool block on Nick. The Nickelodeon Kids' Choice Awards is also a highly successful program on Nickelodeon India. Other than that shows like Keymon Ache, Ninja Hattori-kun, Perman, The Penguins of Madagascar, Avatar: The Last Airbender, Little Krishna, Drake and Josh, Chicken Stew, Power Rangers, Shaun the Sheep, Pick-A-Trick, Oggy and the Cockroaches etc. are also shown and are highly viewed by the audiences.