Nickelodeon India

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Nickelodeon
निकलोडियन
நிக்கெலோடியன்
నికెలోడియన్
Nickelodeon-India (logo).svg
The current logo used from 2009
Launched 23 April 1999
Owned by Viacom International (1999-2007)
Viacom 18 (2007-)
Picture format 16:9 (576i, SDTV)
Country India
Language English
Hindi
Tamil
Telugu
Broadcast area India
Sri Lanka
Bangladesh
Bhutan
Nepal
Maldives
British Indian Ocean Territory
Headquarters Mumbai, India
Sister channel(s) Sonic Nickelodeon
VH1 India
MTV India
Colors
Nick Jr India
Teen Nick India
Website www.nickindia.com
Availability
Satellite
Tata Sky (India) Channel 609
Dish TV (India) Channel 518
UCS (Bangladesh) Channel 19
Sun Direct (India) Channel 530
Asianet Digital TV (Kerala, India) Channel 323
Reliance Digital TV Channel 609
Airtel Digital TV Channel 358
Videocon d2h Channel 507
Hathway Channel 402
Cable
Available on all cable systems Check Local Listings for channels
In digital Channel 323

Nickelodeon India or Nick is a television channel devoted to children in India based in Mumbai. It is part of Viacom 18. Nickelodeon India is available in four languages (English, Hindi, Tamil and Telugu).

Background[edit]

Nickelodeon India is a television channel devoted to children in India. 

Sonic Nickelodeon[edit]

The first sonic logo used in India from 20 Dec 2011

Sonic Nickelodeon is the sister channel of Nickelodeon India and run by Viacom 18. Sonic Nickelodeon was launched in India. Its main demographic is 4-14 years of population of India. Its primary target is animation along with some live-action shows.

Teen Nick and Nick Jr[edit]

Programming[edit]

Nick India contains a lot of cartoon programmes that appeal to children such as SpongeBob SquarePants and Ninja Hattori-kun. In addition, there are educational shows for toddlers, like Dora The Explorer, are featured in Nick India's pre-school block, Nick Jr.

Nickelodeon India now broadcasts programmes aimed at preschoolers in Nick Jr. and teen programmes in Teen Nick. This has been done so that the content can be divided to the appropriate age group. When the channel was launched, it aired mostly original programs. A few of them are Klasky Csupo 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 used to[when?] air live action shows as well, such as Kenan & Kel, Drake and Josh, Clarissa Explains It All, Legends of the Hidden Temple, Nick Bites and many more.

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