20 Most Famous Newspapers of The World | For Competitive Exams

Updated: Jun 24

Newspaper is one of the most essential things in our daily life. The best source to know about our circumstances and the world is Newspaper. From local to National and International, a newspaper cover almost all types of news. there are thousands of newspaper brands in the world. India is the second largest market of newspaper with over 1,00,000 registered publication and over 240 million copies daily circulation.

Famous newspapers is one of the important topics for any competitive exams. In this article you can learn about 20 Most Famous Newspapers of The World and important data about them.


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20 Most Famous Newspapers of The World

20 most famous newspapers of the world


1. DAINIK BHASKAR :

Dainik Bhaskar

Country : India

Founded in : 1958

Started in : Bhopal

Headquarter : Bhopal

Language : Hindi

Circulation : Over 4 million copies per day.

Editor-in-chief : Deepak Dwivedi


2. TIMES OF INDIA :

Times of India

Country : India

Founded in : 1838 (changed it's name as TOI in 1861)

Headquarter : Mumbai

Language : English

Circulation : Over 2.5 million copies per day.

Editor-in-chief : Jaideep Bose


3. NEW STATESMAN :

New Statesman

Country : Great Britain

Founded in : 1913

Headquarter : London

Language : English

Circulation : Over 35,000 copies per day.

Editor-in-chief : Jason Cowley


4. DAILY NEWS (New York Daily News) :

Daily News, New York

Country : USA

Founded in : 1919

Headquarter : Manhattan, New York City, USA

Language : English

Circulation : Over 200K copies per day.

Editor-in-chief : Robert York


5. THE DAILY TELEGRAPH :

The Daily Telegraph

Country : UK

Founded in : 1855

Headquarter : London, England

Language : English

Circulation : Over 300 Thousand copies per day.

Editor-in-chief : Chris Evans


6. USA TODAY

USA Today

Country : USA

Founded in : 1982

Headquarter : Geneva, Switzerland

Language : English

Circulation : Over 725 Thousand (Print) copies per day and 500 Thousand Digital copies per day.

Editor-in-chief : Nicole Carroll


7. THE WALL STREET JOURNAL

The Wall Street Journal

Country : USA

Founded in : 1889

Headquarter : New York City, USA

Language : English

Circulation : Over 2.8 million copies per day.

Editor-in-chief : Matt Murray


8. THE NEW YORK TIMES

The New York Times

Country : USA

Founded in : 1851

Headquarter : New York

Language : English

Circulation : Over 570 Thousand (Print) copies per day and 3 million Digital copies per day.

Editor-in-chief : Dean Baquet


9. THE WASHINGTON POST

The Washington Post

Country : USA

Founded in : 1877

Headquarter : Washington D. C. USA

Language : English

Circulation : Over 355 Thousand (Print) copies per day and 1 million Digital copies per day.

Editor-in-chief : Martin Baron


10. REFERENCE NEWS


Country : China

Founded in : 1931

Publisher : Xinhua News Agency

Language : Chinese, Uyghur, Kazakh, Korean and Mongolian


11. DAWN

DAWN

Country : Pakistan

Founded in : 1941

Headquarter : Karachi, Pakistan

Language : English

Editor-in-chief : Zaffar Abbas


12. MORNING NEWS


Country : Bangladesh

Founded in : 1949

Headquarter : Dhaka

Language : English


13. CHINA TIMES


Country : Taiwan

Founded in : 1950

Headquarter : Taipei City, Taiwan

Language : Traditional Chinese


14. LE MONDE

Le Monde

Country : France

Founded in : 1944

Headquarter : Paris Cedex

Language : French

Circulation : Over 300 Thousand (Print) copies per day and 160 Thousand Digital copies per day.

Editor-in-chief : Jerome Fenoglio


15. PRAVDA

Pravda

Country : Russia

Founded in : 1912

Headquarter : Pravda Street, Moscow

Language : Russian

Circulation : Over 100 Thousand copies per day.

Editor-in-chief : Boris Komotsky


16. THE TIMES

The Times

Country : UK

Founded in : 1785

Headquarter : The News Building, London, England

Language : English

Circulation : Over 360 Thousand (Print) copies per day and over 300 Thousand Digital copies per day.

Editor-in-chief : John Witherow


17. Izvestia


Country : Russia

Founded in : 1969

Headquarter : Moscow, Russia

Language : Russian

Circulation : Over 235 Thousand copies per day.

Editor-in-chief : Arseniy Ogenesyan


18. Al Ahram

Al Ahram

Country : Egypt

Founded in : 1875

Headquarter : Boulaq, Cairo, Egypt

Language : Arabic

Circulation : Over 1 million copies per day.

Editor-in-chief : Mohamed Abdelhady Allam


19. BILD

BILD

Country : Australia

Founded in : 1952

Headquarter : Berlin

Language : German

Circulation : Over 1.5 million (Print) copies per day and over 390 Thousand Digital copies per day.

Editor-in-chief : Julian Reichelt


20. MAINICHI SHIMBUN

Mainichi Shimbun

Country : Japan

Founded in : 1872

Headquarter : Tokyo

Language : Japanese

Circulation : Over 3 million copies per day.

Editor-in-chief : Masato Kitamura



Some Questions for Competitive Exam


Q) What is the India's largest selling Newspaper?


Ans. Dainik Bhaskar, established in 1958.


Q) In which year Times of India established?


Ans. Times of India was established in 1838, it was started as The Bombay Times and Journal of Commerce later in 1861 it changed it's name as Times of India.


Q) New Statesman belongs to which country?


Ans. New Statesman belongs to Great Britain.


Q) Where is the headquarter of The Daily Telegraph?


Ans. the headquarter of The Daily Telegraph is London, England.


Q) The Wall Street Journal belongs to which country?


Ans. The Wall Street Journal belongs to USA.


Q) The Washington Post established in which year?


Ans. The Washington Post established in 1877.


Q) China Times belongs to which country?


Ans. China Times is a daily newspaper of Taiwan.


Q) Le Monde is a Newspaper of which country?


Ans. Le Monde is a daily newspaper of France.


Q) What is Pravda?


Ans. Pravda is a daily newspaper of Russia.


Q) What is Mainichi Shimbun?


Ans. Mainichi Shimbun is a daily newspaper of Japan.


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