Times Internet’s online video streaming service BoxTV now showcases National Geographic Channel (NGC) shows and documentaries for all its Indian consumers. Documentaries are a niche market, and BoxTV plans to showcase popular National Geographic shows and documentaries like Air Crash Investigation, Banged Up Abroad, Taboo, Megacities, Caught In The Act, A Traveller's Guide to The Planets and Dangerous Encounters among others. The content will be available for free and ad-supported and can be accessed on the BoxTV website, its mobile apps across iOS, Android and its connected device apps. When we checked, we noticed that the site currently offers episodes from shows like Taboo and Dangerous Encounters only; others might be in the works. In July 2013, BoxTV had claimed to have over 250,000 registered users, of which 25% subscribers were paid customers. However, the company had told Medianama that a significant portion of these subscribers are from outside India and the paid customer base also…
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