Top Newspapers in India
Over the years, it has been seen that the role that newspapers have played, in forming public opinion, has only increased. However, in the aftermath of the Global Meltdown of 2008 combined with the significant growth in the online media platforms, circulation of newspapers did decline but this trend was more visible in the global space than in Indian context. In India, particularly, in the recent years, media in general and newspapers in particular have played a major part in unearthing many significant stories from corruption scandals to raising awareness about the democratic rights of the citizens. There are some News papers Which are more populer in India.
Dainik Jagran is at Surprisingly the total daily readership of this Hindi daily is 16.370 million. Dainik Jagran was started in the year 1942 and now it is managed and owned by the Jagran Prakashan Limited. Dainik Jagran is one the top most newspaper only because of the fact that it has managed to print news which are beneficial to the people and the news which affect the people in one way or the other.
Dainik Bhaskar is a daily Hindi newspaper whose daily readership count is 14.416 million. This is one such newspaper which has its readers from every part of India. Currently it has been published from the nine cities. It is owned by the D B Corp Ltd and it was started in the year 1956. Over the years, people have liked it content so much that it has now been read in almost every part of the country.
The daily Hindi newspaper named as the Hindustan is more than 75 years now we have got this newspaper and so it has a very large readership count. Daily it has been estimated that 12.246 million people read this newspaper. The owner of this Hindi daily is the HT Media Ltd. In the north-eastern states, it is one of the largest selling newspapers. Hindustan newspaper has a very well-defined format and has the news from the local sources to the international sources and so people prefer it. It is published from various cities and all have local news apart from the national and other news.
The newspaper named Amar Ujala has 8.434 million daily readers. Amar Ujala has been one of those newspapers which have always been in front row for supporting the truth and so they have their motto of “Josh Sach Ka”. The fact that the majority of the people of this country love the Hindi language is among the reasons why this newspaper has so much of readership. Amar Ujala Hindi newspaper is owned by the Amar Ujala Publication Ltd which was started in the year 1948. Apart from publishing the news, this newspaper has also columns which are related to the social issues and articles promoting social awakening.
The Times of India
The Times Group owned English daily newspaper named as The Times of India is at the number sixth place in this list. The Times of India is one of the most trusted newspapers in the country. It has managed to grab this reputation as it is published for more than 100 years now with excellent quality of work. Mr Jaideep Bose is the chief editor of this English newspaper. The daily readers of this newspaper are 7.615 million.
Rajasthan Patrika is published in the Hindi language. The total daily readers of Rajasthan Patrika are 6.837 million. Started in the year 1956, this newspaper has progressed a lot in terms of its readers. In today’s time, The owner of this daily Hindi newspaper is Rajasthan Patrika Pvt Ltd which has its head office in Jaipur. Rajasthan Patrika’s major readers are from the state of Rajasthan.